This book offers information for understanding cante, toque, and jondo dance in their historical context. It shows that flamenco is an evolution of national songs and dances of the late 18th and early 19th centuries. It also discusses the hypothesis that bolero dances and Escuela Bolera are differen..
An essential work to understand the figure of Mary in the context of her time. A different book about Mary and about the situation of marginalization of women in the time of Jesus. In these pages the story is told from the underside. Today, for Christians, Mary, Jesus, the disciples, the martyrs are..
Properly understood, the climate crisis is an unparalleled opportunity to finally and effectively address many persistent causes of suffering and misery that have long been neglected, and to transform the prospects of future generations, giving them a chance to live healthier, more prosperous lives ..
In early 20th-century Barcelona, Julia, daughter of a bourgeois couple, will rebel against a society where women cannot decide their fate. Set in a fascinating historical period, its full of real characters such as the captain general of Catalonia, Miguel Primo de Rivera who led the coup d'eer in 19..
Adults are colonizing childhood at an accelerated rate through hyperactivity: hyperactive, hypersexualized, hyperconnected childhoods.... We want them to be like us: enterprising, with a clear sexual identity, fluent in several languages and creative. We idolize self-esteem, praising them indiscrimi..
Suffering a fall, or fearing a fall, can change an older person's life. Often, a fall can lead to a loss of enthusiasm, a loss of the desire to go out and the ability to remain independent.
This manual was written for older people who have had a fall, for those who are afraid of falling, and for fam..
Why can memory fail? Is it normal to forget things? What are age-related memory disorders? What is cognitive impairment? What is dementia? Why can depression impair memory? How can a doctor help? What measures can be taken to preserve and stimulate memory? What is the treatment of people with dement..
This book has reflected intensely on the difficulties in implementing treatment strategies for obesity and overweight, the causes of failure or relapse, and the desire to resort to magic solutions for this health problem. In this book, the authors convey their approach, methods and experience in the..
The first year of a baby's life is a time of great happiness and many changes for the family. In this book, developed by pediatricians, readers will find some scenes in which they will see themselves reflected as parents and also the answers to the questions they may ask themselves at some point.
This handbook offers a panoramic view of translation practice. By means of a deductive approach, which goes from the most general to the most particular, it proposes a journey that begins with the most theoretical aspects related to philosophy and language; it goes through the specific characteristi..
This manual is the result of an exhaustive work of documentation and reflection in the field of resilience, born from the formative experience accumulated by the authors over the last few years. The texts gathered here are also endorsed by all those people who at some point have been part of ADDIMA ..
Whenever elite fighter Hazel Gale entered the ring, she felt fear It was that hard-fought internal battle that led her to be a sought-after London therapist. Hazel has created a revolutionary system for overcoming fear and self-sabotage. In The Mind Monster Solution , she uses innovative therapeut..