Demon Ex Machina

Author: Julie Kenner
Publisher: JKInk
ISBN: 1940673070
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Demon-Hunter Kate Connor is having a very bad month.Her resurrected first husband houses the soul of a demon.Her current husband is being overly attentive to the point of smothering.

Feminist Theory And The Philosophies Of Man

Author: Andrea Nye
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134567022
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It is property relations that were to have been the culprit, but if property is not to
be a simple demon- ex-machina, one must also explain why property relations
would have been instituted against the community in the first place and why they
were uniquely instituted between men. Without such explanations the connection
between sexism and productive relations does not hold and production takes on
an automatic precedence which guarantees the correction of sexism regardless
of ...

The Improving State Of The World

Author: Indur M. Goklany
Publisher: Cato Inst
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Box 10.1 Daemon ex Machina We are probably all familiar with Deus ex machina
— the God from the machine — that descends on the stage, sets everything right
before the play descends into tragedy, and ensures a happy ending. To many,
global warming is precisely the reverse of Deus ex machina. It is, in fact, a
daemon ex machina, which will inevitably turn everything into disaster unless we
act now — or within 20 years. Among the most frequently mentioned disasters
that this ...

Waves Of Translation

Author: Azadeh Yamini-Hamedani
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In this respect, Nietzsche writes: “Die griechische Geschichte hat durch die
Perserkriege einen daemon ex machina.” This phrase stands against the
background of the Latin “Deus ex machina.” According to the Latin formulation
God interferes in man's history when there is no human resolution. In Greek and
Roman plays this divine force, portrayed with the help of stage machinery, acts as
an unexpected savior. Nietzsche takes this notion and transforms it by replacing
the word God ...

The Trojan War

Author: Diane P. Thompson
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786472294
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Euripides' deus ex machina (god from the machine) endings also became
uncomfortable for European Christian writers who thought ofhuman impulses and
actions, not pagan gods, as the causes of events. Consequently, Iphigenia's story
needed to be modernized to suit European ... gods with inner motivation is the
essence of each play's modernization. Both Racine and Goethe replaced
Euripides' deus ex machina endings with internal psychological motivation, a “
god/demon ...

Germany And The Imagined East

Author: Lee M. Roberts
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It signifies the exploration of an alternative, the reversal of Hellenic downfall, and
the potential for Genius. Having arrived at this historical turning point, Germany
has the potential to determine where to go from there. Nietzsche concerns
himself with this potential and possibility. In this respect, Nietzsche writes: "Die
griechische Geschichte hat durch die Perserkriege einen daemon ex machina."
30 This phrase stands against the background of the Latin "Deus ex machina."
According to ...

The Magic Kingdom Of Landover Volume 1

Author: Terry Brooks
Publisher: Del Rey
ISBN: 9780345516732
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Deus ex machina!“You speak Latin”he asked in disbelief. “And I read Greek,” Dirk
answered. Ben nodded, wishing as he did that he might solve even a small part
of the mystery of the cat, “Did you know ahead of time that the wood nymphs were
going to be destroyed?" he asked finally. The cat took its time answering “I knew
that the demon would not destroy you." “Because * “Because you are the High
Lord.” “A High Lord no one recognizes, however." “A High Lord who won't ...

Sciences Of The Interface

Author: Hans H. Diebner
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as system theory itself (if one agrees, that the fundament of system theory have
been laid by Descartes) and expressed via metaphors like the "Laplace demon"
as an exo-observer. We finish with a first working example of a continuous neural
network. ... The deus ex machina "leaves his marks" in the relational part of the
world but is non-relational himself, i.e., he introduces inconsistencies. It has
gradually been corrected through the mathematical theory of communication that
the ...

The Trouble With Demons

Author: Julie Kenner
Publisher: JKInk
ISBN: 1940673291
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It’s a hoot.”—Charlaine Harris, New York Times bestselling author The Trouble With Demons contains the first five books in Julie Kenner's Demon-Hunting Soccer Mom Series — be sure not to miss book 6, PAX DEMONICA, which is also ...

Gabriel S Clock

Author: Hilton Pashley
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544301765
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"Twelve-year-old Jonathan is half-angel, half-demon, and the only one of his kind. But he has no idea of his true identity, and now a rogue archdemon wants him for his own sinister purpose"--