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Edge Of Greatness
Language: en
Pages: 132
Authors: James Phillips
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06 - Publisher:

Many of us spend our entire lives championing the greatness of others. We have no idea that greatness is not just for the chosen few, but for anyone who will seek it out. We must venture out of the darkened corners of our existence and embrace the light that gives
Michael Schumacher
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: James Allen
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-24 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Michael Schumacher is the outstanding Formula One driver of his generation and, statistically, the greatest ever. Gifted with a rare blend of superior ability and nerve that defines a champion, for 15 seasons he has left rivals trailing in his wake, winning an unprecedented seven world drivers' championships. But he
Of the Sublime: Presence in Question
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Jean-Fran├žois Courtine
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Today, the sublime has again become the focus of sustained reconsideration, but now for its epistemological and ontological--or presentational--aspects. As an unmasterable excess of beauty, the sublime marks the limits of representational thinking. These essays will be indispensable reading for anyone whose work is concerned with the sublime or, more
The Contentious History of the International Bill of Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Christopher N. J. Roberts
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book shows how a series of contradictions worked their way into the International Bill of Human Rights.
Decolonization and the Evolution of International Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Roland Burke
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-06 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

In the decades following the triumphant proclamation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948, the UN General Assembly was transformed by the arrival of newly independent states from Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. This diverse constellation of states introduced new ideas, methods, and priorities to the human