Tribe

Tribe
Author: Sebastian Junger
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781443449601
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Release: 2016-05-24
Editor: HarperCollins
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Sebastian Junger, the bestselling author of War and The Perfect Storm, takes a critical look at post-traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges today’s returning veterans face in modern society. There are ancient tribal human behaviors-loyalty, inter-reliance, cooperation-that flare up in communities during times of turmoil and suffering. These are the very same behaviors that typify good soldiering and foster a sense of belonging among troops, whether they’re fighting on the front lines or engaged in non-combat activities away from the action. Drawing from history, psychology, and anthropology, bestselling author Sebastian Junger shows us just how at odds the structure of modern society is with our tribal instincts, arguing that the difficulties many veterans face upon returning home from war do not stem entirely from the trauma they’ve suffered, but also from the individualist societies they must reintegrate into. A 2011 study by the Canadian Forces and Statistics Canada reveals that 78 percent of military suicides from 1972 to the end of 2006 involved veterans. Though these numbers present an implicit call to action, the government is only just taking steps now to address the problems veterans face when they return home. But can the government ever truly eliminate the challenges faced by returning veterans? Or is the problem deeper, woven into the very fabric of our modern existence? Perhaps our circumstances are not so bleak, and simply understanding that beneath our modern guises we all belong to one tribe or another would help us face not just the problems of our nation but of our individual lives as well. Well-researched and compellingly written, this timely look at how veterans react to coming home will reconceive our approach to veteran’s affairs and help us to repair our current social dynamic.

Tribes

Tribes
Author: Seth Godin
Pages: 151
ISBN: 1591842336
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Release: 2008
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Describes how individuals can become successful leaders through passion and connection with an interested group, and provides real-life case studies that illustrate this method.

Plant Tribe

Plant Tribe
Author: Igor Josifovic,Judith De Graaff
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9781683358763
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Release: 2020-03-17
Editor: Abrams
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The bestselling authors of Urban Jungle delve into the many ways that nurturing plants helps nurture the soul This new book by the authors of the bestselling Urban Jungle addresses the life-changing magic of living with and caring for plants. Aimed at a wider audience than typical houseplant books, each chapter combines easily digestible plant knowledge, style guidance via real home interiors, and inspiring advice for using plants to increase energy, creativity, and well-being and to attract love and prosperity. Also included: real-world @urbanjungleblog followers’ FAQs; a section on plants and pets; and plant care for the different stages of a houseplant’s life. The focus is on using plants to raise the positive energy of every room in the house and to live happily ever after with plants.

I Am Her Tribe

I Am Her Tribe
Author: Danielle Doby
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9781524850272
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Release: 2018-10-23
Editor: Andrews McMeel Publishing
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Positive and powerful, I Am Her Tribe is a collection of poetry drawing on the viral Instagram handle and online hashtag that serves to create moments of connection through empowerment and storytelling. Focusing on inspiration, Doby's poetry invites its reader to "Come as you are. Your tribe has arrived. Your breath can rest here." both soft and fierce can coexist and still be powerful

The Lost White Tribe

The Lost White Tribe
Author: Michael F. Robinson
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9780199978502
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Release: 2016-03-01
Editor: Oxford University Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

In 1876, in a mountainous region to the west of Lake Victoria, Africa--what is today Ruwenzori Mountains National Park in Uganda--the famed explorer Henry Morton Stanley encountered Africans with what he was convinced were light complexions and European features. Stanley's discovery of this African "white tribe" haunted him and seemed to substantiate the so-called Hamitic Hypothesis: the theory that the descendants of Ham, the son of Noah, had populated Africa and other remote places, proving that the source and spread of human races around the world could be traced to and explained by a Biblical story. In The Lost White Tribe, Michael Robinson traces the rise and fall of the Hamitic Hypothesis. In addition to recounting Stanley's "discovery," Robinson shows how it influenced encounters with the Ainu in Japan; Vilhjalmur Stefansson's tribe of "blond Eskimos" in the Arctic; and the "white Indians" of Panama. As Robinson shows, race theory stemming originally from the Bible only not only guided exploration but archeology, including Charles Mauch's discovery of the Grand Zimbabwe site in 1872, and literature, such as H. Rider Haggard's King Solomon's Mines, whose publication launched an entire literary subgenre ded icated to white tribes in remote places. The Hamitic Hypothesis would shape the theories of Carl Jung and guide psychological and anthropological notions of the primitive. The Hypothesis also formed the foundation for the European colonial system, which was premised on assumptions about racial hierarchy, at whose top were the white races, the purest and oldest of them all. It was a small step from the Hypothesis to theories of Aryan superiority, which served as the basis of the race laws in Nazi Germany and had horrific and catastrophic consequences. Though racial thinking changed profoundly after World War Two, a version of Hamitic validation of the "whiter" tribes laid the groundwork for conflict within Africa itself after decolonization, including the Rwandan genocide. Based on painstaking archival research, The Lost White Tribe is a fascinating, immersive, and wide-ranging work of synthesis, revealing the roots of racial thinking and the legacies that continue to exert their influence to this day.

Soulful Tribe

Soulful Tribe
Author: Sumit Banerjee
Pages: 251
ISBN: 1733180613
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Release: 2019
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Eastern Standard Tribe

Eastern Standard Tribe
Author: Cory Doctorow
Pages: 223
ISBN: 0765307596
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Release: 2004-03
Editor: Macmillan
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Art, a member of the Eastern Standard Tribe--a secret society bound together by their sleep schedule and communicating via encrypted instant messaging--finds himself incarcerated thanks to his friends and family, who are masquerading as management consult

The Underdog of the Eight Greater Tribes Volume 1

The Underdog of the Eight Greater Tribes  Volume 1
Author: Washiro Fujiki
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781718367487
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Release: 2020-01-14
Editor: J-Novel Club
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Long ago, there was much war and bloodshed among the eight tribes of the world. Now with each tribe confined to its own continent, the world has achieved peace and harmony. Interaction and fighting between tribes are heavily restricted, save for one exception: the ninth continent, Duel City Babel, an arena for those wishing for conflict in peace. In the duel city, fighters from all over the world clash swords and spells, vying to be the best. Carrying on the teachings and techniques of his master, Yuri Eniastar of the Human Tribe manages to take out a high-ranking opponent on his first day. Clearly, he’s not just any new face, but unfortunately, fate has not been kind...his lineage is universally recognized as the weakest. Despite this, Yuri refuses to give up. He befriends the Beast Tribe’s Athena and the Spirit Tribe's Fram as he strives to become a peerless duelist. Welcome to an overwhelming battle fantasy!

Corporate Charter of the Iowa Tribe of the Iowa Reservation in Kansas and Nebraska

Corporate Charter of the Iowa Tribe of the Iowa Reservation in Kansas and Nebraska
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN:
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Release: 2021
Editor: LLMC
Language: en

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Every Tribe and Tongue

Every Tribe and Tongue
Author: Michael Pasquale,Nathan L. K. Bierma
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781608990146
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Release: 2011-04-01
Editor: Wipf and Stock Publishers
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Every Tribe and Tongue offers a way, first, to rediscover biblical stories and principles that relate to questions about immigration and societal multilingualism, and, second, to outline possible ways to guide thoughtful engagement in the discourse of the "public square" based on the biblical witness. We will try to show that, far from being an afterthought in the Bible, the call to love our neighbors and to gather people of every nation together in the worship of God is at the very core of the gospel message.Two powerful passions animate this book from beginning to end. First, this work is saturated in a deeply rooted love of the diversity of human languages that are one of God's gracious gifts to human beings. Second, this book is dedicated to calling the North American church to take seriously its charge not simply to love the "stranger and alien" but to live as "strangers and aliens" within the American nation to which it has been called to witness to Jesus Christ.

Distribution of Blackfeet Gros Ventre and Assiniboine Tribe judgment funds

Distribution of Blackfeet  Gros Ventre  and Assiniboine Tribe judgment funds
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Indian Affairs
Pages: 56
ISBN: PURD:32754070364330
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Release: 1982
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Ichneumonidae subfamily Tryphoninae Tribe Tryphonini

Ichneumonidae  subfamily Tryphoninae   Tribe Tryphonini
Author: Dmitriĭ Rafėlevich Kaspari͡an
Pages: 414
ISBN: 9004089276
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Release: 1989
Editor: Brill Archive
Language: en

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Yankton Tribe amend Wheeler Howard Act

Yankton Tribe  amend Wheeler Howard Act
Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Indian Affairs
Pages: 329
ISBN: IND:30000091024293
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Release: 1939
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Tribe British Relations in India

Tribe British Relations in India
Author: Maguni Charan Behera
Pages: 366
ISBN: 9789811634246
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Release: 2021-09-11
Editor: Springer Nature
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This book discusses the colonial history of Tribe-British relations in India. It analyses colonial literature, as well as cultural and relational issues of pre-literate communities. It interrogates disciplinary epistemology through multidisciplinary engagement. It presents the temporal and spatial dimensions of tribal studies. The chapters critically examine colonial ideology and administration and civilization of tribes of India. Each paper introduces a unique context of Tribe-British interactions and provides an innovative approach, theoretical foundation, analytical tool and methodological insights in the emerging discipline of tribal studies. The book is of interest to researchers and scholars engaged in topics related to tribes.

It Takes a Tribe

It Takes a Tribe
Author: Will Dean
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9780735214705
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Release: 2017-09-12
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

“Who on earth wants to jump into ice baths and run through fire and wallow in mud on a Sunday afternoon, just for the hell of it?” my professors asked. My gut feeling was—plenty of people. Will Dean, founder of extreme obstacle course Tough Mudder, shares the thrilling inside story of how a scrappy startup grew into a movement whose millions of members feel like co-owners. He shows how other companies can embrace the Tough Mudder playbook by nurturing tribes of passionate fans while constantly experimenting with new risks. After five years as a British counterterrorism officer and two years at Harvard Business School, Dean was determined not to follow his classmates to Wall Street or Silicon Valley. Instead, he pursued his unique vision for an extreme obstacle course—a ten- to twelve-mile gauntlet pushing participants to their limits and helping them surpass those limits together. Instead of cutthroat competition, Tough Mudder would be about continual self-improvement and collective energy. It would be about the power of a tribe. Dean and his small team launched the first Tough Mudder event in May 2010, hosting 5,000 pioneers at a deserted ski resort in Pennsylvania. Just seven years later, more than 3 million people on four continents have participated at least once, and hundreds of thousands have done so repeatedly. More than 20,000 are so committed that they sport a Tough Mudder tattoo. Mudders prove the power of fierce and unshakable loyalty to one another and the challenge itself. Proudly sport­ing orange headbands and team uniforms, they’ll run through mud, climb steep walls, face elec­tric shocks, and slide down the side of a moun­tain. The tougher the experience, the greater the satisfaction. It Takes a Tribe shows you how to embody the Tough Mudder spirit and capture the same magic. As a Tough Mudder slogan says, “When was the last time you did something for the first time?”

Tribe

Tribe
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UCAL:B3279901
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Release: 1966
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Nature man spirit Complex in Tribal India

Nature man spirit Complex in Tribal India
Author: Rann Singh Mann
Pages: 306
ISBN: 8180694089
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Release: 1981
Editor: Concept Publishing Company
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Contributed articles.

Treaties Agreements of the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest

Treaties   Agreements of the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest
Author: United States
Pages: 163
ISBN: UCSC:32106008329622
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Release: 1974
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The American Indian Treaties Series.

The Thirteenth Tribe

The Thirteenth Tribe
Author: Arthur Koestler
Pages: 192
ISBN: 1939438187
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Release: 2014-05
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This book traces the history of the ancient Khazar Empire, a major but almost forgotten power in Eastern Europe, which in the Dark Ages became converted to Judaism. Khazaria was finally wiped out by the forces of Genghis Khan, but evidence indicates that the Khazars themselves migrated to Poland and formed the cradle of Western Jewry. To the general reader the Khazars, who flourished from the 7th to 11th century, may seem infinitely remote today. Yet they have a close and unexpected bearing on our world, which emerges as Koestler recounts the fascinating history of the ancient Khazar Empire. At about the time that Charlemagne was Emperor in the West. The Khazars' sway extended from the Black Sea to the Caspian, from the Caucasus to the Volga, and they were instrumental in stopping the Muslim onslaught against Byzantium, the eastern jaw of the gigantic pincer movement that in the West swept across northern Africa and into Spain. Thereafter the Khazars found themselves in a precarious position between the two major world powers: the Eastern Roman Empire in Byzantium and the triumphant followers of Mohammed. As Koestler points out, the Khazars were the Third World of their day. They chose a surprising method of resisting both the Western pressure to become Christian and the Eastern to adopt Islam. Rejecting both, they converted to Judaism. Mr Koestler speculates about the ultimate faith of the Khazars and their impact on the racial composition and social heritage of modern Jewry. He produces a large body of meticulously detailed research.

Thomasina E Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2009

Thomasina E  Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2009
Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Natural Resources
Pages: 35
ISBN: UOM:39015084751711
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Release: 2009
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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