These luminous phenomena are known to be caused by electric discharges from the earth , which acts as a huge magnet having its north pole in the north of America , and its south pole in the ocean , to the south of Australia , not far ...
You mean so much to Jasmine and I.” Nikki said, “David, I know that it is you and Jasmine that the world needs. Without you two, the world could be doomed or over ran by evil.” David replied, “You're right. NoJasmine, then there is no ...
David R. Mastbergen is the author of The Marvels of the Healer series. He was born in the Heartland in the city of Worthington, Minnesota. He was raised in Worthington until he enlisted into the United States Navy and spent the next twenty-plus years servicing his country. Upon retiring from the navy as a chief warrant officer, he spent nine-plus years working for the state of Minnesota. David has a Master of Arts degree in management from the College of St. Scholastica and a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science from Coleman College.
Pliny the Elder Themes and Contexts
Release on 2011-04-11 | by Roy Gibson
I would like to consider two points: the comparison between the marvels of the world and of Rome and the relation between centre and periphery; in both cases, there seems to be an inversion. In the famous comparison between the marvels ...
Pliny's Naturalis Historia is a sophisticated encyclopaedia of the riches of the ancient world. The contributors to the present volume represent and join a new generation of critics who have begun to examine the dominant motifs which give shape to the work.
The Marvels Vol 1
Release on 2022-01-26 | by Kurt Busiek
She knows the world watches , and she has no fear of it . ... into ... ME I AM LOTUS . AND THIS IS A DEMONSTRATION OF POWER ... ... THE POWER OF THE NEW SIANCONG . FOR TOO LONG , THE WORLD -- THE WESTERN WORLD , THE EAST , ALL OF YOU ...
Collects The Marvels (2021) #1-6. A thriller that will take readers across the Marvel Universe - and beyond! Kurt Busiek (MARVELS) is back, with the biggest, wildest, most sprawling series you've ever seen - telling stories that span decades and range from cosmic adventure to intense human drama, from street-level to the far reaches of space, starring literally anyone from Marvel's first heroes to the superstars of tomorrow! Featuring Captain America, Spider-Man, the Punisher, the Human Torch, Storm, the Black Cat, the Golden Age Vision, Melinda May, Aero, Iron Man, Thor and more - and introducing characters destined to be fan-favorites! Get to know Kevin Schumer - an ordinary guy with some big secrets - and the mysterious Threadneedle! But who (or what) is KSHOOM? It all starts here. And it goes…everywhere!
Assembling the Marvel Cinematic Universe
Release on 2018-02-15 | by Julian C. Chambliss
World. Depth. In Iron Man's coda Fury mocks Stark for his arrogance in assuming that the Marvel Cinematic Universe began when he first slipped on his armor. Indeed, like all good universes, the MCU is vast, with each new entrant ...
The Marvel Cinematic Universe--comprised of films, broadcast television and streaming series and digital shorts--has generated considerable fan engagement with its emphasis on socially relevant characters and plots. Beyond considerable box office achievements, the success of Marvel's movie studios has opened up dialogue on social, economic and political concerns that challenge established values and beliefs. This collection of new essays examines those controversial themes and the ways they represent, construct and distort American culture.
The Marvel Universe
Release on 2021-10-29 | by Meredith Premium Publishing
before Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was officially ordered for the 2013–14 season. ... Coulson wasn't as dead as it originally appeared; now he would be heading up his own team of agents who were coping with a superpowered world.
As the latest phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe begins to build momentum, this special issue takes a look at the past, present and future of the pop-culture powerhouse that spawned Spider-Man, Captain America, the X-Men, Black Panther and countless other superheroes. For more than 80 years, Marvel has told stories of some of the most colorful and relatable characters in comic books, on TV and, of course, in movie theaters, growing from a fringe fandom to a worldwide phenomenon.
The Marvel of Martyrdom
Release on 2019-01-23 | by Sophia Moskalenko
The Power of Self-Sacrifice in a Selfish World Sophia Moskalenko, Clark McCauley. their attacks are Muslims around the world. Islamic terrorists seek to inspire the world's billion Muslims to take up the fight against the West.
"This text examines the psychological effects of martyrdom and martyrs across the world. The authors discuss martyrdom and martyrs through the lens of current events, iconic historical figures, and popular culture"--
The Marvel Legacy of Jack Kirby
Release on 2015-10-07 | by John Rhett Thomas
That's because words haven't been invented that can truly quantify what he has meant, not just to Marvel, ... fact that offers glowing testimonial to how truly limitless it was: It took Hollywood and the world of special effects nearly ...
Jack Kirby earned the nickname "King" over 50 plus years in comics, from co-creating Captain America to the Fantastic Four to Devil Dinosaur. In addition, Jack's explosive layouts, high drama and fantastic imagination helped evolve the art form in ways few others can claim. Now, the House of Ideas explores that work in The Marvel Legacy of Jack Kirby. In essays and commentary, this deluxe, oversized volume reviews the comics, the influence and the times of Kirby, and puts a special focus on the month that changed everything, November 1961. Don't ask- just buy!
How To Paint Characters The Marvel Studios Way
Release on 2019-10-16 | by Various
It's important to keep in mind that the research phase is not just about pulling art from the storied history of Marvel Comics. When adapting characters for the real world, looking to the real world for reference is essential — even for ...
Have you ever wanted to create characters that look like they belong on the big screen? Now you can! In this exclusive in-depth hardcover, you'll learn tips and tricks from some of the industry's best concept artists. Ryan Meinerding, Andy Park and the other artists behind Marvel Studios' Visual Development department will share their methods for creating iconic designs for all your favorite characters, from Captain America to Black Panther and more! Learn their favorite tools of the trade, their tips for visual character development and their process of collaborating with other artists on the team, as well as the Costume and Props departments, to create seamless film designs!
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-02-15 - Publisher: Guilford Press
Bridging the subject fields of psychology and religion, this volume interweaves theories with first-hand accounts, clinical insight, and empirical research to look at such questions as whether religion is a help or a hindrance in times of stress.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-19 - Publisher: Guilford Publications
Paloutzian (experimental and social psychology, Westmont College) and Park (psychology, U. of Connecticut) provide a 33-chapter handbook on the psychology of religion and spirituality, for social and clinical psychologists, pastoral counselors, and students and researchers in psychology and religious studies. Psychologists and a few religious studies specialists from the US
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-17 - Publisher: Guilford Press
Widely regarded as the definitive reference, this volume comprehensively examines the psychological processes associated with religion and spirituality. Leading scholars from multiple psychological subdisciplines present developmental, cognitive, social psychological, cultural, and clinical perspectives on this core aspect of human experience. The forms and functions of religious practices and rituals, conversion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
The Oxford Handbook of Stress, Health, and Coping is an essential reference work for students, practitioners, and researchers across the fields of health psychology, medicine, and palliative care. Featuring 22 topic-based chapters -- including two by Folkman -- this volume offers unprecedented coverage of the two primary research topics related
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-01 - Publisher: Guilford Press
Reviewing the growing body of scientific research on prayer, this book describes what is known about the behavioral, cognitive, emotional, developmental, and health aspects of this important religious activity. The highly regarded authors provide a balanced perspective on what prayer means to the individual, how and when it is practiced,