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Storied Dishes: What Our Family Recipes Tell Us About Who We Are & Where We've Been

Author: Linda Murray Berzok  |  Isbn: 9780313381676  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture We are what we eat―not just physiologically, but culturally. This collection of cross-cultural, generational essays, and accompanying recipes shows the profound...

Gender & Communication in Euripides' Plays

Author: J H Kim On Chong-Gossard  |  Isbn: 9789004168800  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 263  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The prominent role of women in Greek drama has always fascinated readers. This book proposes that women in Euripides plays communicate in ways constructed by...

A Grammar of Lavukaleve

Author: Angela Terrill  |  Isbn: 9783110178876  |  File size: 15.7MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 590  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Lavukaleve is a Papuan Language spoken on the Russell Islands in the Central Province of the Solomon Islands. The phonology and morpho-phonology of Lavukaleve are...

Women, Work & Sexual Politics In Eighteenth-Century England

Author: Bridget Hill  |  Isbn: 9781857282139  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 1993  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The author offers a reassessment of how women's experience of work in 18th- century England was affected by industrialization and other elements of economic, social and...

Latin America & Contemporary Modernity

Author: José Maurício Domingues  |  Isbn: 9780415964678  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 210  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In this book, renowned author José Maurício Domingues places Latin America within the third phase of global modern civilization and offers a general...

The Greek Epic Cycle & its Ancient Reception: A Companion

Author: Dr Christos Tsagalis and Professor Marco Fantuzzi  |  Isbn: 9781107012592  |  File size: 21MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 690  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The poems of the Epic Cycle are assumed to be the reworking of myths and narratives which had their roots in an oral tradition...

As American as Shoofly Pie

Author: William Woys Weaver  |  Isbn: 9780812244793  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 328  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture When visitors travel to Pennsylvania Dutch Country, they are encouraged to consume the local culture by way of "regional specialties" such as cream-filled whoopie...

African Women Writing Resistance: An Anthology of Contemporary Voices

Author: Anne Serafin, Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez, and Pauline Dongala  |  Isbn: 9780857490209  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 362  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture African Women Writing Resistance is the first transnational anthology to focus on women’s strategies of...

The Use of Gender Markers in Animals

Author: Ludmila Zemková  |  Isbn: 9783631674574  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 169  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book is a contribution to the study of the linguistic concept of gender. It focuses on the problem of assigning gender to animal nouns. This problem is topical in...

The Darker Side of Western Modernity: Global Futures, Decolonial Options

Author: Walter D. Mignolo  |  Isbn: 978-0822350781  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 458  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture During the Renaissance and the Enlightenment, coloniality emerged as a new structure of power as Europeans colonized the Americas and built on the ideas of Western...

Langenscheidt Verbtabellen Spanisch

Author: Christian Frieser  |  Isbn: 978-3468343421  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Die komplette Neubearbeitung der Verbtabellen bietet zahlreiche Konjugationen, ein modernes Layout und nützliche Informationen rund ums Verb. Download book...

Metaphor: A Computational Perspective

Author: Beata Beigman Klebanov, Ekaterina Shutova, and Tony Veale  |  Isbn: 9781627058506  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 162  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The literary imagination may take flight on the wings of metaphor, but hard-headed scientists are just as likely as doe-eyed...

Hieroglyphen - entziffern, lesen, verstehen

Author: Bill Manley and Mark Collier  |  Isbn: 9783426664254  |  File size: 9MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Dieses Buch wurde für einen Sprachkurs für Anfänger konzipiert. Jedes Kapitel besteht aus einer Einführung in ein Gebiet der Sprache oder Schrift und einem...

Arabic L2 Interlanguage: Syntactic sequences, agreement & variation

Author: Ghassan Husseinali  |  Isbn: 9780415739719  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 152  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Arabic L2 Interlanguage is a significant and timely addition to the field of Second Language Acquisition, providing valuable insight into the development of...

The End of Suffering & the Discovery of Happiness

Author: Dalai Lama  |  Isbn: 9781401926625  |  File size: 15MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 255  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture A remarkable and rare overview of the key aspects of Tibetan Buddhism provided by His Holiness the Dalai Lama         The End of Suffering and the Discovery of Happiness...

Religion & Society in Roman Palestine

Author: Douglas R. Edwards  |  Isbn: 9780415305976  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This collection of papers combines important archaeological and textual evidence to examine diverse aspects of religion and society in Roman Palestine. A range of...

Comparative Literature in an Age of Globalization

Author: Haun Saussy  |  Isbn: 9780801883804  |  File size: 16.26MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 280  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture As an academic discipline built upon Enlightenment thought and a cosmopolitan worldview―not grounded in the literary tradition of any single language or...

Introduction to Healthcare for Chinese-speaking Interpreters & Translators

Author: Eva N.S. Ng and Ineke H.M. Crezee  |  Isbn: 978-9027212368  |  File size: 12MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 440  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book is based on the very popular international publication (Crezee, 2013) and has been supplemented with Chinese glossaries. Just like the...

Word Warriors: 35 Women Leaders in the Spoken Word Revolution

Author: Alix Olson  |  Isbn: 9781580052214  |  File size: 3.4MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 434  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Female spoken word artists have become the spokeswomen for a new generation. This demanding oral poetry of the early 21st century has defined a vanguard of lithely...

Interpreters as Diplomats: A Diplomatic History of the Role of Interpreters in World Politics

Author: Ruth Roland  |  Isbn: 9780776605012  |  File size: 15MB  |  Year: 1999  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book looks at the role played throughout history by translators and interpreters in international relations. It considers how political linguistics function and have...

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