Download E-books Our Wealth Is Loving Each Other: Self and Society in Fiji PDF

By Karen J. Brison

Our Wealth Is Loving one another explores the fluid and context-bound nature of cultural and private identification between indigenous Fijians. whereas nationwide identification in Fiji is usually outlined against the West via connection with a romanticized pre-modern culture, person Fijians are usually extra enthusiastic about defining their id vis-^-vis different villagers and different teams inside Fiji. while humans craft self money owed to justify their place in the indigenous Fijian group they query and redefine either culture and modernity. Modernity at the margins is an adventure of tension scary contradictions among competing ideologies, and among foreign ideologies and native reviews. Indigenous Fijians were uncovered to overseas ideologies and executive courses extolling the virtues of 'pre-modern' groups that position communal solid and time commemorated culture over person achieve. yet different waves of coverage and rhetoric have under pressure person success and the necessity to 'shake' members out of neighborhood bonds to foster financial improvement. contributors suppose contradictory pressures to be self sufficient, attaining participants and to subordinate self to neighborhood and culture. Brison examines conventional kava ceremonies, evangelical church rhetoric, and person lifestyles heritage narratives, to teach how contributors draw on a repertoire of narratives from neighborhood and overseas tradition to outline their id and feel of self. Our Wealth is Loving one another is acceptable for higher point scholars and a person with an curiosity in Fiji or anthropology.

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Download E-books Field Guide to the Natural World of New York City PDF

By Leslie Day

New York simply may be the main biologically varied urban in temperate the US. The 5 boroughs take a seat atop essentially the most clearly wealthy websites in North the United States, at once lower than the Atlantic migratory flyway, on the mouth of a 300-mile-long river, and on 3 islands―Manhattan, Staten, and lengthy.

Leslie Day, a brand new York urban naturalist, finds this striking global in her Field advisor to the wildlife of latest York City. Combining the beautiful work of Mark A. Klingler with numerous images and maps, this e-book is a whole advisor for the city naturalist―with tips about deciding on the city's wildlife and maps displaying the closest subway stop.

Here is your own consultant to the real wild facet of America’s biggest urban. Throw it on your backpack, hop at the subway, and explore.

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Download E-books Adventure Guide to Massachusetts & Western Connecticut PDF

Experience publications are the precise shuttle significant other for the fashionable explorer. even if you are looking to backpack round your place country or enhance the variety of stamps on your passport by way of touring out of the country, those books will heighten your trip experience.Our workforce of a professional authors bargains entire introductions that disguise heritage, geography, weather, while to move, transportation, making plans and tradition. Region-by-region, the books then delve into the guts of the world, with riding excursions and facet journeys to the easiest museums, ancient websites and retailers. however the concentration is on actions, and you can find out about the easiest spots for diving, snorkeling, horseback using, climbing, cycling, mountain climbing and extra. broad listings of instructed travel operators, too. decide on areas to stick and devour, in addition to neighborhood fairs and celebrations.Cape Cod, the Berkshires, the Litchfield Hills, Nantucket, Martha's winery, Boston, Quabbin Reservoir -- those are only many of the locations coated. sit back in a rowboat on a quiet lake, or adventure white-water rafting. jogging and foliage excursions, whale observing, apple determining, gala's, climbing, kayaking, biking, snowboarding.

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Download E-books Manual of Travel Medicine PDF

During this 3rd version of guide of shuttle drugs, Australasian healthcare pros will proceed to discover the knowledge and suggestion they should take care of travellers.

The guide is based as follows:

• principles of pre-travel healthcare;

• immunisation;

• prevention and administration of malaria;

• prevention and administration of guests’ diarrhoea;

• specific infectious and non-infectious stipulations;

• travellers with particular wishes; and

• health matters in again guests.

Recommendations for universal shuttle locations and immunisation and malaria concepts by way of state are summarised.

For this edition:

• all unique chapters were reviewed and updated;

• a bankruptcy, ‘Health matters in lower back travellers’, which specializes in the extra universal and demanding health problems and their shows, has been added;

• information approximately and proposals for using new vaccines has been extra;

• 15 of the 21 infection-distribution maps at the moment are published in complete color; and

• Mike Starr and Jim Black have joined the writer team.

For medical professionals, nurses, and pharmacists, this 3rd variation of the guide will proceed to turn out a realistic, basic, and authoritative desk-top reference.

About the Authors:

Allen Yung OAM: previously, advisor Emeritus, Royal Melbourne Hospital

Karin Leder: Head, trip drugs and Immigrant health and wellbeing, Victorian Infectious ailments carrier; Head, Infectious ailment Epidemiology Unit, Monash University

Joseph Torresi: Head, go back and forth medication, Austin wellbeing and fitness; A/Professor, drugs, collage of Melbourne

Tilman Ruff: scientific consultant, foreign division, Australian purple go; Technical consultant, AusAID; Senior clinical Director, ANZ, GlaxoSmithKline; Senior examine Fellow, inhabitants well-being, college of Melbourne

Daniel O’Brien: Infectious illnesses doctor, Victorian Infectious illnesses carrier, and Geelong Infectious illnesses Service

Mike Starr: Infectious illnesses health practitioner, paediatrician, Head, shuttle health facility, Royal Children’s Hospital

Jim Black: A/Professor, Nossal Institute for worldwide wellbeing and fitness, college of Melbourne

Allen Yung has been the valuable motive force of all 3 versions of this guide and the different models of the information for Fairfield Infectious illnesses health facility registrars which preceded it. For all of the authors of this handbook – and for lots of others in addition to – Allen has been a chum and mentor of the sort that everybody must have. inside a yr of ebook of this version of the handbook in revealed shape, Allen died. His co-authors commit this version to Allen, with deep gratitude.

Allen left China as a toddler, and got here ultimately to Tasmania, profiting from the buddies’ institution in Hobart, which has contributed to the lifestyles trips of many awesome humans. For a number of a long time at Fairfield, till it closed in 1996, after which on the Royal Melbourne medical institution, Allen taught succeeding generations of infectious sickness physicians. He used to be the consummate clinician, astute, sufferer, focussed, a pre-eminent listener, bringing large event to undergo, yet constantly keen to be shocked and to profit. His golden principles abide the try of time. he's fondly remembered round Australia and beyond.

We salute an outstanding health professional and instructor, and a good, compassionate, mild, and humble man.

Karin Leder, Joseph Torresi, Tilman Ruff, Daniel O’Brien, Mike Starr, Jim Black.

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Download E-books Streetwise New Orleans Map - Laminated City Center Street Map of New Orleans, Louisiana PDF

Streetwise New Orleans Map - Laminated urban heart road Map of recent Orleans, Louisiana - Folding pocket measurement trip map with built-in streetcar & bus traces with stations

This map covers the subsequent areas:
Main New Orleans Map 1:12,000
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Please see our distinct STREETWISE® product imagery above which incorporates a diagram of this maps folded and opened up dimensions. a few product photos are additionally on hand with ZOOM for larger detail.

Our pocket dimension map of recent Orleans is laminated for sturdiness and accordion folding for easy use. The STREETWISE® New Orleans map is one of the special and easy-to-read urban road maps designed and released by means of STREETWISE®. purchase your STREETWISE® New Orleans map at the present time and also you can also navigate New Orleans, Louisiana like a local. for a bigger number of our distinct shuttle maps easily kind STREETWISE MAPS into the Amazon seek bar.

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Download E-books Rick Steves Amsterdam & the Netherlands PDF

By Rick Steves

You can anticipate Rick Steves to inform you what you really need to grasp while touring in Amsterdam.

With this consultant, immerse your self within the tradition of Amsterdam as you walk alongside canals and saunter during the pink mild district. motorbike via historical streets to grand museums the place you'll wonder on the works of the good Dutch Masters. For dinner, pattern high quality clean seafood, or cease at a espresso store for a few additional neighborhood flavor.

Rick's candid, funny suggestion will consultant you to good-value inns and eating places. he will assist you plan the place to move and what to work out, reckoning on the size of your journey. you will get updated innovations approximately what's worthy it slow and funds. greater than simply experiences and instructions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a journey advisor on your pocket.

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Download E-books Frommer's Portable Chicago PDF

By Elizabeth Canning Blackwell

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Insider info at the best Chicago has to provide -- from deep-dish pizza, beautiful structure, and world-class buying to some of the best in sights, nightlife, and restaurants.
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Exact costs, so that you can plan the fitting journey it doesn't matter what your budget.
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Off-the-beaten-path studies and undiscovered gem stones, plus new takes on most sensible attractions.
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Download E-books The Everything Family Guide To Cruise Vacations: A Complete Guide to the Best Cruise Lines, Destinations, And Excursions PDF

By Kim Kavin

Are you exhausted simply from considering making plans your subsequent family members holiday? Does your wife search experience whenever you simply are looking to sit back? Does your teen sleep until eventually midday after which nap by means of the pool whereas your child is and operating up on the dawn? Is it very unlikely to settle on a restaurant that may fulfill every person on your family?

Then ebook a cruise! Cruise ships have whatever for everyone―indoor and open air swimming pools, all-you-can-eat buffets and effective eating rooms, children’s playrooms and nightclubs. With The every thing relations advisor to Cruise Vacations, you’ll locate the correct cruise in your tough-to-please family.

Embark on fascinating shore tours at those hotspot destinations:

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  • The Panama Canal
  • And more!

Chock filled with details on cruise traces, ships, day journeys, and pricing, this one-stop cruise source has every little thing you have to sail off into paradise, little ones and all!

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