An Invitation To Pleasure

Author: Marguerite Kaye
Publisher: HarperCollins Australia
ISBN: 1460886534
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Susanna Hunter once ignored Captain Fergus Lamont's warnings to not marry a fortune hunter - a decision she lived to regret.

Into Wine

Author: Olivier Magny
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ISBN: 9780615658438
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Voila! Here is the book that makes learning about wine not only fun, but truly inspiring. Olivier Magny is the founder of France's #1 wine school. He's passionate about making wine more fun and its culture more accessible.

An Invitation To Political Thought

Author: Kenneth Deutsch
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0534545637
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In all things political, it is important to understand Aristotle's teaching about
pleasure. He devoted part of Book VII and part of Book X of the Ethics to a
specific treatment of pleasure. It is a subject that is everywhere found in Aristotle
because no human activity is without some relation to pleasure or its opposite. It
is one ofthe four possible definitions of happiness in Book I of the Ethics.
Pleasure is often said, with some exaggeration, to be the prime end or motive for
human action.

An Invitation To Reflexive Sociology

Author: Pierre Bourdieu
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226067414
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It is especially necessary, in these cases, to break with spontaneous
representations in currency in the intellectual world. It behooves the sociology of
culture, of art, of science, of philosophy, in sum, of all cultural works that claim. 33.
"The sociologist establishes, theoretically and experimentally, that ... in its
learned form, aesthetic pleasure presupposes learning and, in this particular
case, learning by familiarization and exercise, so that this pleasure, an artificial
product of art and artifice ...

An Invitation To Think And Feel Differently In The New Millennium

Author: Harry J. Bury Ph.D.
Publisher: Trafford Publishing
ISBN: 1426952422
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When we please others to avoid experiencing a bad feeling: Interruptingthe
pleasure of watchingan intriguing • TV drama in order to deal with someone
else's concerns—as when a teacher abandons the TV to listen to a student's
problem on the telephone, so as not to be disliked by the student or to avoid
getting into trouble with the school administrator Giving money to the poor so
others will not • perceive us as stingy or greedy.2 De Mello's third category
denotes actions based on ...

An Unexpected Pleasure

Author: Candace Camp
Publisher: HarperCollins Australia
ISBN: 174290985X
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“But, really, Lady Kyria, this is a ball, not an excursion to the museum. It is by
invitation only.” “Oh, I'm sorry. I was under the impression that all of us had
received an invitation. Is it only Theo?” “No, of course not.” Color touched Lady
Scarle's cheeks. “Of course you are invited, and the duke and duchess. I am sure
all of you received invitations.” “If the Moreland family is coming, then of course
Megan will, as well. We consider her quite one of the family, don't we, Mother?” “
Of course ...

An Invitation To Cultural Psychology

Author: Jaan Valsiner
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1473905974
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The upsurge of the popular habit of tobacco use among the Dutch (male) youth
from the beginning of the 17th century to its middle is revealing as to the ways in
which a foreign import enters as an ambivalent, culturally created object into a
society in transformation. On the one hand ... An Ojibwa traditional healer
explained: “This tobacco, cigarette tobacco, is a tobacco of pleasure, and of
different purpose than the tobacco that I use for prayer... the tobacco in a cigarette
and the tobacco ...

An Invitation To Health 18th Edition

Author: Dianne Hales
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1337392898
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Investigators have found that, whether heterosexual or homosexual, most men
and women describe their most recent sexual experiences as highly arousing
and pleasurable, regardless of whether they used condoms or engaged in oral,
vaginal, or anal intercourse. The men in the study reported that condom use had
no significant impact on the ease of their erections or their sexual pleasure.26 •
Condom fit or feel. The most common complaints from condom users include
decreased ...

An Invitation To The Supernatural Life

Author: Michele Perry
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 0800795334
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Could Enoch be an example of living out God's ultimate invitation? Could his life
embody a picture of what we are called and invited into today? I still sometimes
forget I am created simply for the pleasure of God. I get overwhelmed with the
urgent needs around me. I, too, need to be reminded that I am created for no
other reason but to be loved by Him, to know Him intimately and, out of that reality
, live out my destiny. Enoch pleased God. I want to understand what that means
deep ...