The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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The origins of asceticism lie in man's attempts to achieve various ultimate goals
or ideals: development of the “whole” person, human creativity, ideas, the “self,”
or skills demanding technical proficiency. Athletic askésis, involving the ideal of ...
As basketball progressed, various coaches and players devised intricate plays
and offensive manoeuvres. Some systems emphasize speed, deft ball handling,
and high scores; others stress ball control, slower patterned movement, and low ...
Subordinate events such as those mentioned above control, in turn, other
neurally controlled events. Nest building, for example, consists of various
subordinate activities that have already been described. Each of these
subordinate activities ...
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