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📒Proceedings Of The Philological Society ✍ Philological Society (Great Britain).

✏Book Title : Proceedings of the Philological Society
✏Author : Philological Society (Great Britain).
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1850
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : HARVARD:HWQTZ4
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Proceedings of the Philological Society Book Summary :

📒Transactions Of The American Pediatric Society ✍ American Pediatric Society

✏Book Title : Transactions of the American Pediatric Society
✏Author : American Pediatric Society
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1898
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UVA:3470150580
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Transactions of the American Pediatric Society Book Summary : List of members in each vol.

📒Journal ✍ Asiatic Society (Calcutta, India)

✏Book Title : Journal
✏Author : Asiatic Society (Calcutta, India)
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1903
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UOM:39015014705605
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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✏Book Title : Religion in Chinese Society
✏Author : C. K. Yang
✏Publisher : Univ of California Press
✏Release Date : 1961
✏Pages : 473
✏ISBN :
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Religion in Chinese Society Book Summary :

📒Cycling And Society ✍ Paul Rosen

✏Book Title : Cycling and Society
✏Author : Paul Rosen
✏Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
✏Release Date : 2007-01-01
✏Pages : 205
✏ISBN : 0754648443
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cycling and Society Book Summary : How can the social sciences help us to understand the past, present and potential futures of cycling? This timely international and interdisciplinary collection addresses this question, discussing shifts in cycling practices and attitudes, and opening up important critical spaces for thinking about the prospects for cycling.

✏Book Title : Black Society in Spanish Florida
✏Author : Jane Landers
✏Publisher : University of Illinois Press
✏Release Date : 1999-01-01
✏Pages : 390
✏ISBN : 0252067533
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Black Society in Spanish Florida Book Summary : The first extensive study of the African American community under colonial Spanish rule, Black Society in Spanish Florida provides a vital counterweight to the better-known dynamics of the Anglo slave South. Jane Landers draws on a wealth of untapped primary sources, opening a new vista on the black experience in America and enriching our understanding of the powerful links between race relations and cultural custom. Blacks under Spanish rule in Florida lived not in cotton rows or tobacco patches, but in a more complex and international world that linked the Caribbean, Africa, Europe, and a powerful and diverse Indian hinterland. Here the Spanish Crown afforded sanctuary to runaway slaves, making the territory a prime destination for blacks fleeing Anglo plantations, while Castilian law (grounded in Roman law) provided many avenues out of slavery, which it deemed an unnatural condition. European-African unions were common and accepted in Florida, with families of African descent developing important community connections through marriage, concubinage, and godparent choices. Assisted by the corporate nature of Spanish society, Spain's medieval tradition of integration and assimilati

📒Ancient Chamorro Society ✍ Lawrence J. Cunningham

✏Book Title : Ancient Chamorro Society
✏Author : Lawrence J. Cunningham
✏Publisher : Bess Press
✏Release Date : 1992
✏Pages : 229
✏ISBN : 1880188058
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Ancient Chamorro Society Book Summary : A comprehensive ethnohistory of the earliest people to settle the Mariana Islands. Maps, line drawings, glossary, bibliography, and index.

✏Book Title : The History of the Royal Society of London for the Improving of Natural Knowledge
✏Author : Thomas Sprat
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1667
✏Pages : 438
✏ISBN : BCUL:1092844668
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The History of the Royal Society of London for the Improving of Natural Knowledge Book Summary :

📒Prostitution And Victorian Society ✍ Judith R. Walkowitz

✏Book Title : Prostitution and Victorian Society
✏Author : Judith R. Walkowitz
✏Publisher : Cambridge University Press
✏Release Date : 1982-10-29
✏Pages : 347
✏ISBN : 0521270642
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Prostitution and Victorian Society Book Summary : A study of alliances between prostitutes and femminists and their clashes with medical authorities and police.

✏Book Title : Law Sex and Christian Society in Medieval Europe
✏Author : James A. Brundage
✏Publisher : University of Chicago Press
✏Release Date : 2009-02-15
✏Pages : 698
✏ISBN : 0226077896
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Law Sex and Christian Society in Medieval Europe Book Summary : This monumental study of medieval law and sexual conduct explores the origin and develpment of the Christian church's sex law and the systems of belief upon which that law rested. Focusing on the Church's own legal system of canon law, James A. Brundage offers a comprehensive history of legal doctrines–covering the millennium from A.D. 500 to 1500–concerning a wide variety of sexual behavior, including marital sex, adultery, homosexuality, concubinage, prostitution, masturbation, and incest. His survey makes strikingly clear how the system of sexual control in a world we have half-forgotten has shaped the world in which we live today. The regulation of marriage and divorce as we know it today, together with the outlawing of bigamy and polygamy and the imposition of criminal sanctions on such activities as sodomy, fellatio, cunnilingus, and bestiality, are all based in large measure upon ideas and beliefs about sexual morality that became law in Christian Europe in the Middle Ages. "Brundage's book is consistently learned, enormously useful, and frequently entertaining. It is the best we have on the relationships between theological norms, legal principles, and sexual practice."—Peter Iver Kaufman, Church History