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  Continental Europe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Continental Europe, also referred to as mainland Europe or simply the Continent, is the continent of Europe, explicitly excluding European islands and peninsulae.
Notably, in British English and Hiberno-English usage, the term means Europe excluding the United Kingdom and Ireland.
In the British mind Continental Europe is foremost represented by the Benelux, Germany, Spain, Italy and especially France.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Continental_Europe   (122 words)

 Continental philosophy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Continental philosophy is a term used in Anglophone philosophy to designate one of two major "traditions" of modern Western philosophy.
It is so named to distinguish it from Anglo-American or analytic philosophy, because, at the time the distinction was first noted (in the mid-twentieth century), continental philosophy was the dominant style of philosophy in continental Europe, while analytical philosophy was the predominant style in the English-speaking world.
The distinction between continental and analytic philosophy is relatively recent, probably dating from the early twentieth century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Continental_philosophy   (1627 words)

 USS Clueless - Europe's future
In most of Europe now, if a business hires a lot of people during a boom, they are at serious risk of being stuck with a huge workforce during a bust that they can't afford to pay and aren't permitted to lay off.
Unfortunately, Europe has also been far less successful than the United States at integrating immigrants into their societies and economies, and immigrants are more likely to land on the dole than they are to get jobs.
We can't discount the possibility that in fifty years the EU and most existing national governments in Europe will be gone, replaced by a new Fascist dictatorship, which among other things chooses to make the investment in a modern military and which hopes to use it in yet another round of world conquest.
denbeste.nu /cd_log_entries/2003/08/Europesfuture.shtml   (2627 words)

 Continental Europe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Continental Europe refers to the continent of Europe, explicitly excluding European islands and peninsulae.
Notably, in British and Irish usage, the term means Europe excluding the British Isles.
In the English-speaking mind, Continental Europe (often simply called the Continent by the British) is foremost represented by the Benelux, Germany, and especially France.
www.huntingtonpark.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Continental_Europe   (130 words)

 Continental Europe to 1054
In Western Europe, slavery was less widespread than it had been in the Roman Empire at the height of its power.
He united Europe as far east as the Elbe River, southwest across the Pyrenees Mountains toward the Ebro River in Spain, and in Italy as far south as Rome.
Charlemagne's Europe was more rural and thinly populated than either the civilizations ruled by Constantinople or Islam - a result of low prosperity, which Charlemagne tried to raise.
www.fsmitha.com /h3/h05eu.htm   (4017 words)

 Continental Europe - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Continental Europe
Continental Europe is not available in the Hutchinson encyclopedia.
Continental Divide National Scenic Trail (Canada to Mexico)
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Continental+Europe   (86 words)

 Continental Europe articles on Encyclopedia.com
Europe EUROPE [Europe], 6th largest continent, c.4,000,000 sq mi (10,360,000 sq km) including adjacent islands (1992 est.
Baltic Shield BALTIC SHIELD [Baltic Shield] the continental core of Europe, composed of Precambrian crystalline rock, the oldest of Europe.
The tectonically stable region was not affected by the Caledonian, Hercynian, and Alpine mountain-building periods of Europe, although mountains did rise along the edges.
www.encyclopedia.com /SearchResults.aspx?Q=Continental+Europe   (491 words)

 AIA Continental Europe
AIA Continental Europe is a chapter of the American Institute of Architects and is sponsored in part by…
If you wish to renew your Continental Europe membership and are missing your paperwork, you can use a PDF blank or request a copy of the renewal form as sent by the Chapter Secretary in December 2005.
AIA Continental Europe members Ahmet Vefik Alp, AIA and Murat Soygenis, AIA are among the exhibitors.
www.aiaeurope.org   (1255 words)

 Interbreeding: Analytical and/vs. Continental Philosophy Part I: An Introduction
The geographical designators are similarly inaccurate, since continental philosophy is today done more, in terms of quantity though probably not quality, in Anglo-America than in continental Europe, whence its name derives.
Despite the problematic nomenclature, analytical and continental philosophy still represent two highly divergent systems of thought, which of course have plenty of divisions within them, but are still cohesive disciplines with relatively little, though some, traffic between them.
In any case, this is the lineage recognised in continental philosophy, essentially a pantheon of thinkers in the Germano-French tradition outlined, but which now includes a few homegrown offshoots, minor figures such as Judith Butler, whose work is still largely parasitic on the great European thinkers.
interbreeding.blogspot.com /2005/06/analytical-andvs-continental.html   (1067 words)

 Who Owns Whom - Continental Europe : Selected Dun & Bradstreet Publications (Business Reference Services, Library ...
Corporate family trees of all parent companies registered in Continental Europe are provided in the first two volumes.
Beginning in the second volume and continuing through the third is an alphabetical index of all subsidiaries located within continental Europe linked to their ultimate parent.
Continued by Who Owns Whom: Continental Europe, this publication was issued in 2 volumes: vol.
www.loc.gov /rr/business/duns/duns28.html   (233 words)

 Continental Lifts - Europe | Travel + Leisure   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Skiing the storied slopes of Europe is not about racking up vertical feet or racing to catch the first chairlift of the day.
Not only is it considered the birthplace of the modern downhill technique, but St. Anton also has one of Europe's wildest après scenes, with seasonal residents kicking up their heels at legendary bars like the Krazy Kanguruh.
A Kitzbühel package from Ski Europe (800/333-5533; www.ski-europe.com) includes seven nights in a four-star hotel, airfare, a rental car, and breakfast, and costs as little as $960 a person (all prices are subject to availability).
www.travelandleisure.com /articles/continental-lifts   (3801 words)

 CBC Sports: Europe inches closer at Continental Cup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Europe's Anette Norberg had no trouble against Canadian skip Colleen Jones in the final women's skins match of the tournament, winning 41-19 in Game A. Colleen Jones, shown here in a file photo, wasn't able to give North America the win at the Continental Cup on Sunday morning.
Europe's Norberg and third Eva Lund, by contrast, made 80 per cent of their shots.
Europe captured last year's Continental Cup in Thunder Bay, Ont., after North America won the inaugural event in 2002 at Regina.
www.cbc.ca /story/sports/national/2004/11/28/Sports/europe041128.html   (780 words)

 Europe to Bush: Go away / Even British prefer Kerry for president
Some on the continent have suggested, only half-jokingly, that with one superpower remaining in a globalized world, Europeans ought to have a say in who should be America's next president.
"Europe is get-rid-of-Bush country, which is not quite the same as Kerry country," said Guillaume Parmentier, head of the Center on the United States at the French Institute for International Relations in Paris.
Zapatero's predecessor, Jose Maria Aznar, was a frequent White House visitor and had a growing personal relationship with Bush at the time he had chosen not to run for another term.
sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2004/09/27/MNGSK8VLDC1.DTL   (945 words)

 European GAA
Continental Europe has in excess of 1,100 Irish Pubs.
There is a Juvenile GAA Club in Europe which has competed in the Feile na Peil in Ireland for the past 3 Years.
It is a free service for all Irish living across Europe, for all Irish hoping to travel to Europe to live short or long term, and for all Irish in Europe hoping to return to Ireland.
www.geocities.com /European_GAA   (2481 words)

 Lamson Library » Blog Archive » Europe : A Continental Overview Of Environmental Issues   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Europe : A Continental Overview Of Environmental Issues
tags: conservation of natural resources, conservation of natural resources — europe, environmental conditions, environmental degradation, environmental degradation — europe, environmental protection, environmental protection — europe, europe, europe — environmental conditions, hillstrom, kevin, 1963-, hillstrom, laurie collier, 1965-
This entry was posted on Wednesday, December 17th, 2003 at 12:00 am and is filed under Uncategorized.
www.plymouth.edu /library/opac/record/1323468   (328 words)

 nfh continental europe
There was a time when people thought the idea of good rock and roll coming from Europe was pretty funny.
There's nothing for those people to laugh about any more, because in the mid 80s Europe was smitten by guitar band frenzy, and with a few pioneering bands to lead the way they took off on their own rock and roll trip.
Now there are good bands in nearly every country in Europe, and the European fans often seem far more aware of what's going on than their more complacent counterparts here in the States!
www.nkvdrecords.com /nfheurop.htm   (391 words)

 UK & Continental Europe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Welcome to the UK and continental Europe division of Kroll's Corporate Advisory and Restructuring Group — the leading independent firm of financial restructuring, advisory and insolvency consultants.
We specialise in all rescue, restructuring and insolvency procedures, and have gained an outstanding reputation for our ability to handle assignments ranging in size from global market leaders to small local businesses, across a diverse range of industry sectors.
The UK and Continental Europe practice is supported by our global network of experts, including Kroll Zolfo Cooper and Kroll Cayman in North America and our affiliate offices in Australasia.
www.krollworldwide.com /services/restructuring/europe   (337 words)

 Corporate - Jobs - Sales Representative, Continental Europe - L-Soft
Your main responsibility will be to sell L-Soft's products and services to companies in continental Europe.
This means acquiring new clients through prospecting and cold calling, providing product demos to qualified clients over the phone or over the Internet, preparing quotes and sales contracts - and of course closing sales.
To be successful at L-Soft, employees generally need energy, enthusiasm, creativity, carefulness, the ability to work under pressure, a willingness to learn, the ability to "agree to disagree" and move on, and a thick, thick skin.
www.lsoft.com /corporate/sales-se.asp   (407 words)

 Amazon.com: Europe's Wonderful Little Hotels and Inns 2003: Continental Europe: Books: Caroline Raphael,Adam Raphael   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
For the past quarter of a century, Europe's Wonderful Little Hotels and Inns has specialized in helping readers discover great places to stay.
Written by award-winning journalists teamed with regular reader-contributors and hundreds of volunteer correspondents, these guides are unsurpassed for their integrity and readability.
For sophisticated travelers who want to plan the ideal getaway, Europe's Wonderful Little Hotels and Inns: Continental Europe gives detailed information on more than 800 accommodations in 18 countries across both Western and Eastern Europe.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1586420607?v=glance   (751 words)

 TSP   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Many business processes of our customers have been automated and enhanced across a wide range of company sizes, industries and geographies.
With more than 100 consultants in Europe, TSP provides strategies, customisation, implementation and client support for mid to large size companies for Microsoft Business Solutions Navision and Sage Enterprise from locations throughout Europe.
TSP is a networked company utilizing a central Development Center in the Czech Republic, a Support Center in the United Kingdom and a limited number of Company Offices in Europe.
www.qsite.com /qsites/TSP   (254 words)

 AIG European Careers - General Insurance: in Continental Europe
AIG Europe S.A and its predecessor companies set their roots in the region in the 1940's and have now more than 1200 employees located in 13 country operations (Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, The Netherlands, Italy, Luxembourg, Germany, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland), giving us the local presence and expertise that our clients and brokers demand.
The regional headquarters are located in Paris and the technological centre in Dublin.
We offer clients a multitude of solutions, to help protect them in nearly every area of their personal and business life.
www.aigeurocareers.com /hrweb/about/hr_about_gen_2/0,1945,,00.html   (226 words)

 The Hotel Continental: Read Reviews, Compare Services and Amenities, and Make Reservations at NexTag.com
All Categories : Travel : Hotels : Europe Hotels : United Kingdom Hotels
All rooms are en-suite and a majority have sea views busy with shipping activity.
The Continental is a 14 Bedroom hotel overlooking the sea at Dovercourt, only 5 minutes drive from Harwich International Port.
nextag.com /The-Hotel-Continental--zz62175360zB2z2--COMPARE-PRICES-html   (1615 words)

 The Official Site of AA Continental European Region
Welcome to the Continental European Region AA website.
Just fill in the form below or email us and our Web Response Team will write back to you right away.
Copyright © 2005 Alcoholics Anonymous - Continental European Region
www.aa-europe.net   (204 words)

 Toastmasters International - District 59 - Continental Europe
Visit a Toastmasters club anywhere in the world or especially in our European communities and expand your communication and leadership skills.
Our District is composed of clubs in 17 countries in Continental Europe!
Through our member clubs, people throughout the world can improve their communication and leadership skills, and find the courage to change.
www.district59.org   (285 words)

 Continental Europe--Family Tree Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Register the Polish surnames you're researching with the SurnameSearch and find your ancestral towns in the translated entries from the Slownik Geograficzny, a 19th-century Polish gazetteer.
This global version of USGenWeb covers more than just Europe.
Drill down to individual sites for most nationalities of interest to researchers on this side of the Atlantic.
www.familytreemagazine.com /101sites/2003/europe.html   (283 words)

 OSU's Breeds of Livestock - Continental European Breeds
OSU's Breeds of Livestock - Continental European Breeds
The non-frames version of this web site is no longer being updated.
If you can provide us with a breed registry or other contact we will try to obtain information on the breed.
www.ansi.okstate.edu /breeds/region/f-europe.html   (115 words)

 Continental Europe Archaeology
Everyday and Exotic Pottery from Europe, C. Context of a Late Neandertal: Implications of Multidisciplinary Research for the Transistion to Upper Paleolithic Adaptations at Saint-Cesaire
The Archaeology of the Iberians: Culture Contact and Culture Change in Iron-Age Europe
A Comparative Study of Prehistoric Foragers in Europe and North America: Cultural Responses to the End of the Ice Age
www.cyberpursuits.com /archeo/eur-arch.asp   (632 words)

 Continental Airlines - Europe Reservations Contact Information
For ticketing, reservations or ticket changes, contact us by using the information below.
Terms of Use, OnePass, Privacy Policy, Contract of Carriage.
Copyright © 2006 Continental Airlines, Inc. All rights reserved.
www.continental.com /contact/reservations/europe.asp   (182 words)

 Images of early maps on the web: 12a. Continental Europe
'Cartographies' (a small selection of large 18th & 19th century maps of the countries of Europe and the Mediterranean; you can bring up pre-selected sections at fairly high res.
Central & Eastern Europe (12 medium res., slow-loading, maps - mostly by Rollos 1766 - Yale University Library) {October, 2001}
500 years on the map of Europe (low res.
www.maphistory.info /imageeurcont.html   (11572 words)

 Amazon.com: Adapter Plug - Continental Europe: Apparel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Grounded Adapter - USA to Europe (Going In Style)
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Books I Read Backpacking Across Europe: A list by NomadontheGo
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B000BMFHLE?v=glance   (459 words)

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