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Absolute Erotic, Absolute Grotesque: The Living, Dead, & Undead in Japan's Imperialism, 1895-1945

Author: Mark Driscoll  |  Isbn: 9780822347613  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In this major reassessment of Japanese imperialism in Asia, Mark Driscoll foregrounds the role of human life and labor. Drawing on subaltern postcolonial studies and...

Seyyed Hossein Nasr - Islamic Life & Thought

Author: Seyyed Hossein Nasr  |  Isbn: 9780873954914  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 232  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This is a series of well written essays on Islamic law and society, thought, science, philosophy, and Sufism. Download book...

Judith (Commentaries on Early Jewish Literature)

Author: Deborah Levine Gera  |  Isbn: 9783110323047  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 571  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This volume includes a new translation and a detailed verse-by-verse commentary, which touches upon philological, literary, and historical questions. The extensive...

Such Stuff as Dreams

Author: Keith Oatley  |  Isbn: 9780470974575  |  File size: 35MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 290  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Such Stuff as Dreams: The Psychology of Fiction explores how fiction works in the brains and imagination of both readers and writers.Demonstrates how reading fiction can...

Dudenredaktion, "Duden - Korrektes Deutsch - kurz gefasst: Alltägliche Sprachschwierigkeiten und ihre Lösung"

Author:  |  Isbn: 9783411723010  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 48  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Alltägliche Sprachschwierigkeiten und ihre Lösung: Heißt es z. B. "das meistverkaufteste Buch"? oder "das meistverkaufte Buch"? Und: Kann es wirklich eine "optimalste" Lösung geben?...

50 Steps to Improving Your Academic Writing

Author: Chris Sowton  |  Isbn: 9781859646557  |  File size: 12MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture 50 Steps to Improving Your Academic Writing 50 Steps to Improving Your Academic Writing addresses the challenges facing every student beginning a program of academic...

A Student Handbook of Greek & English Grammar

Author: Peter L. Corrigan and Robert Mondi  |  Isbn: 9781624660368  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The study of classical languages by earlier generations of English-speaking students was greatly facilitated by the study of English grammar in the...

Check Your English Vocabulary for TOEFL: All you need to pass your exams

Author: Rawdon Wyatt  |  Isbn: 9781408153925  |  File size: 0.6MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) is a multiple choice English language proficiency test which measures comprehension, speaking, writing and...

Clear Speech: Pronunciation & Listening Comprehension in American English

Author: Judy B. Gilbert  |  Isbn: 9780521543545  |  File size: 76MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Pronunciation and Listening Comprehension in North American English. This is a revised and expanded version of the highly successful and innovative pronunciation text...

Cambridge IGCSE & International Certificate French Foreign Language

Author: Jayn Witt and Yvette Grime  |  Isbn: 9781444180954  |  File size: 50MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 250  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Recommended by Cambridge International Examinations. A grammar-led approach with extensive exam preparation to help you develop independent, culturally...

Passions (The Margellos World Republic of Letters)

Author: Giacomo Leopardi  |  Isbn: 9780300186338  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 232  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Selections from Leopardi’s prose masterwork, Zibaldone, one of the great intellectual diaries in European literature, expertly translated by Tim Parks...

Science Fiction Before 1900: Imagination Discovers Technology

Author: Paul K. Alkon  |  Isbn: 113813841X  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 198  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Paul Alkon analyzes several key works that mark the most significant phases in the early evolution of science fiction, including Frankenstein, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under...

Erfahrung und Geschichte: Historische Sinnbildung im Pränarrativen

Author: Thiemo Breyer  |  Isbn: 9783110240429  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 372  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In the interdisciplinary discourse between philosophy and historical, literary, and cultural studies this book explores the relationship between historical narratives and...

Alchemist in Literature: From Dante to the Present

Author: Theodore Ziolkowski  |  Isbn: 9780198746836  |  File size: 10.6MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Unlike most other studies of alchemy and literature, which focus on alchemical imagery in poetry of specific periods or writers, this book traces the figure of...

Political Metaphor Analysis: Discourse & Scenarios

Author: Andreas Musolff  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 12MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book explores the cognitively-oriented approach to metaphor studies, comparing it critically to other contemporary paradigms of metaphor in meaning. It incorporates cutting...

Imperfect Creatures: Vermin, Literature, & the Sciences of Life, 1600-1740

Author: Lucinda Cole  |  Isbn: 0472052950  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 249  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Lucinda Cole’s Imperfect Creatures offers the first full-length study of the shifting, unstable, but foundational status of “vermin” as creatures and...

Kaplan TOEFL iBT with CD-ROM

Author: Kaplan  |  Isbn: 9781419550270  |  File size: 321MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Everything you need to Score Higher on the TOEFL iBT—Guaranteed The TOEFL iBT tests your abilities in Reading, Writing, Listening, and Speaking. Kaplan’s TOEFL iBT with...

Surviving Your Dissertation: A Comprehensive Guide to Content & Process, 4th Edition

Author: Kjell Erik Rudestam and Rae R. Newton  |  Isbn: 9781452260976  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 376  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In the fully updated Fourth Edition of their best-selling guide, Surviving Your Dissertation, Kjell Erik Rudestam and Rae R. Newton answer...

Production Studies, The Sequel!: Cultural Studies of Global Media Industries

Author: Bridget Conor and Miranda Banks  |  Isbn: 1138831689  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 306  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Production Studies, The Sequel! is an exciting exploration of the experiences of media workers in local, global, and digital communities―from prop-masters...

Sounding the Color Line: Music & Race in the Southern Imagination

Author: Erich Nunn  |  Isbn: 9780820347363  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Sounding the Color Line explores how competing understandings of the U.S. South in the first decades of the twentieth century have led us to experience musical forms,...