2013-04-23T07:00:00Z L'idea di progresso economico vacilla nel mondo contemporaneo, e, come è stato dimostrato (H. Jonas), tenuto conto che nell'era antica, uno degli obiettivi principali della politica era la stabilità, il progresso risultava legato alla dimensione verticale inteso come raggiungimento di una sorta di purificazione morale da perseguire nel corso della vita per acceder...[Read More]
868 pages , ScholarlyEditions , 2013-06-21 Advances in Climate Change and Global Warming Research and Application: 2013 Edition is a ScholarlyEditionsâ„¢ book that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Aerosol Forcing. The editors have built Advances in Climate Change and Global Warming Research and Application: 2013 Edition on the vast ...[Read More]
A road verge is a strip of grass or plants, and sometimes also trees, located between a roadway (carriageway) and a sidewalk (pavement). Verges are known by dozens of other names, often quite regional; see Terminology, below.
The land is often public property, with maintenance usually being a municipal responsibility. Some municipal authorities, however, require that abutting property owners maint...[Read More]
280 pages , Lexington Books , 2010-06-14 Metamorphoses of the Zoo: Animal Encounter After Noah is a volume dedicated to radically transformative approaches to spaces set aside as zoological parks or gardens. Historically, these establishments served as symbols of power and venues for entertainment, but today, they have taken to portraying themselves as flagships of envir...[Read More]
Recycling codes are used to identify the material from which an item is made, to facilitate easier recycling or other reprocessing. Having a recycling code, the chasing arrows logo or a resin code on an item is not an automatic indicator that a material is recyclable but rather an explanation of what the item is. Such symbols have been defined for batteries, biomatter/organic material, glass, meta...[Read More]
An heirloom plant, heirloom variety, heritage fruit (Australia and New Zealand), or heirloom vegetable (especially in Ireland and the UK) is an old cultivar of a plant used for food that is grown and maintained by gardeners and farmers, particularly in isolated or ethnic minority communities of Western Countries. These were commonly grown during earlier periods in human history, but are not used i...[Read More]