1 - 10 of 10 articles
Science as a mode of knowing reality may contain in itself, in its very
foundation, forms and purposes, the germs of mankind’s estrangement
from itself. This was Heidegger’s warning. The present paper explores
the consequences of such a state of affairs. One conclusion emerges:
one way out of...
Automatic implantable cardioverter/defibrillators (AICD) increase the
life expectancy of patients with underlying cardiac disease in both the
primary and secondary prevention of sudden cardiac death (SCD).
Unfortunately, despite the continuing technological development of
these devices, a large...
Cardiac morbidity and mortality come first in obese patients. Adverse
consequences of obesity are based on the structural changes of the
heart, as a result of a multitude of pathophysiological changes and comorbidities.
Hence, the left ventricular (LV) geometry is altered. We
aimed to study the...
The Letter to the Galatians is seen as the quintessential document that
reveals the theological personality of Paul. In the prologue, generally
accepted in Galatians 6: 11-18, Paul summarizes his argument,
considering the Cross a source of pride and, at the same time, the
brand of the New...
This paper aims to identify the relevant aspects of divine mercy, as
presented in the Scriptures, mercy being the manner in which God
intervenes and acts in biblical history. One could see in many pages of
the Bible that God does not choose judgment, but rather merciful
kindness. After a brief...
The city has always exerted a pulsating fascination on the human
mind. Aristotle sought to define it through the basic analogy with the
individual and his body. Freud saw it as a metaphor of our psyche,
comparing the archeological layers of the city to the layered structure
of the mind....
The present study attempts to loosely intertwine fictional works of two
authors (Poe and Shakespeare) of overwhelming legacy, in shared
ghostly or indefinite presences, demanding order from contradictorily
unreliable elucidators, in a form of transgression (a condition
transferred to the...
The contemporary evolution of popular culture includes a heightened
perception of issues such as environmental protection, ecologically
sustainable development and animal rights. As a result of the reconceptualization
of nature and the scientific analysis of the human
impact on the environment,...
A touching story of the lost generation, Hemingway’s The Sun Also
Rises could not be as representative for the writer’s principles and
perspectives on life if it had not been for his own projection in the
figure of the central character. There are many parallels that can be
drawn in the...
One of the strongest voices of the disillusioned generation after World
War I, Sinclair Lewis (1885–1951) came to public attention in the
America of the 1920s, i.e. the America of the fervent and colourful, if
troubled, “Jazz Age.” That hectic period with all its positives and
negatives left on...
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Continue with Facebook
Log in with Microsoft
Already have an account? Log in
Bookmark this article. You can see your Bookmarks on your DeepDyve Library.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.