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Personal discipline and material culture

an archaeology of Annapolis, Maryland, 1695-1870

by Paul A. Shackel

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by University of Tennessee Press in Knoxville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Annapolis (Md.),
  • Annapolis Region (Md.),
  • Maryland,
  • Annapolis.
    • Subjects:
    • Material culture -- Maryland -- Annapolis.,
    • Annapolis (Md.) -- Antiquities.,
    • Annapolis (Md.) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Annapolis Region (Md.) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-219) and index.

      StatementPaul A. Shackel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF189.A647 S48 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 225 p. :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1726479M
      ISBN 100870497847
      LC Control Number92030559

        “In a sense, much of this book is about creating a culture of discipline. It all starts with disciplined people. The transition begins not by trying to discipline the wrong people into the right behaviors, but by getting self-disciplined people on the bus . Bodily Natures: Science, Environment, and the Material Self is sure to appeal to many students and scholars of literary studies and critical theory." (New Books in Critical Theory) "This is a book that should be read by anyone―scholars, students, readers, and anyone else with a body―for it is a marvelous contribution to environmental Cited by:

      Discipline in the workplace is a kind of training where individual employees need to adhere to certain regulations that have been formulated to shape behaviours. It is essential to instil a disciplinary program in any company, large or small, in order to progress. While he has studied how firms and organizations develop adaptive capabilities for many years at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), it was Peter Senge’s book The Fifth Discipline that brought him firmly into the limelight and popularized the concept of the ‘learning organization’.

      Discipline and love are both necessary; either discipline without love or love without discipline will ruin the parent-child relationship. Ross Campbell's How to Really Love Your Child and James Dobson's Dare to Discipline, The Strong-Willed Child, and Preparing for Adolescence are recommended books which present the needed balance.   Whether in terms of your diet, fitness, work ethic, or relationships, self discipline is the number one trait needed to accomplish goals, lead a healthy lifestyle, and ultimately, to be happy.


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Personal discipline and material culture by Paul A. Shackel Download PDF EPUB FB2

This unique study looks at the role material goods played in shaping our culture. Using archaeological data, probate inventories, and etiquette books, Paul A. Shackel has collected valuable information on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century material items which, when analyzed in their historical context, reveal how these items have shaped the development of western culture.

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Material culture studies as an academic field grew along the field of anthropology and so began by studying non-Western material culture. All too often, it was a way of putting material culture into categories in such a way that marginalized and hierarchized the cultures from which they came.

During the "golden age" of museum-going, material cultures were used to show the supposed evolution of.

In this section of his book, Jim Collins focuses around the discipline of an organization. You can only form a disciplined foundation if you have the right people on the bus, who are themselves self-disciplined.

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“Self-discipline is often disguised as short-term pain, which often leads to long-term gains. The mistake many of us make is the need and want for short-term gains (immediate gratification), which often leads to long-term pain.” ― Charles F.

Glassman, Brain Drain The Breakthrough That Will Change Your Life. The book also listed a table that tried to explain the Five Levels of Leadership. The distinction between Level 4 and Level 5 was that Level 4 Leaders tended to control the company through their own personal power (charisma, verbal and/or mental power, personal discipline, etc).

On the nice end of the spectrum they were considered tenacious. In a culture of self-discipline, people are motivated to display an entrepreneurial spirit throughout the company. How self-discipline can take a business from good to great In Jim Collins’s book, Good to Great, he argues that a modern corporate culture is all about selfdiscipline.

society, be discarded. In this way, African culture and values can be revaluated, their relevance established and sustained in order to give credence to authentic study of values rightly belongs to the discipline of philosophy.

Axiology as a branch While material culture Cited by: Recently, I read through 3DM’s guide on “Building a Discipling Culture” by Mike Breen for the 2nd time. There is a lot of things I enjoy about this guide in building an effective discipleship plan and culture. Here are some notes, quotes and thoughts from the book.

Building a /5(). A Culture of Discipline Culture of Discipline is a concept developed in the book Good to Great. Disciplined people who engage in disciplined thought and who take disciplined action—operating with freedom within a framework of responsibilities—this is the cornerstone of a culture that creates greatness.

But like anything else, creating a disciplined team culture starts at the top. In his book Good to Great, Jim Collins said that "a culture of discipline is not a principle of business, it is a Author: Brent Gleeson.

Derek J. Brown is Academic Dean at The Cornerstone Seminary in Vallejo, California, and associate pastor at Grace Bible Fellowship of Silicon Valley where he oversees the college and young adult ministry, online presence, and publishing ministry, GBF Press.

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He identifies three elements as central to creating this. The Book of Discipline of The United Methodist Church is the product of over two hundred years of the General Conferences of the denominations that now form The United Methodist Church.

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The title of Peter Senge´s book the Fifth Discipline cites one of the five Disciplines to create a Learning Organization. These five disciplines: A shared Vision (1), Mental Models (2), Team Learning (3), Personal Mastery (4) and System Thinking (5).The fifth Discipline, System Thinking, is the one discipline that binds the other four and therefore the discipline where the focus of Change.