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Language in the Brain: Critical Assessments

Author: Fred C. C. Peng  |  Isbn: 978-0826438843  |  File size: 18MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 344  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book assesses current assumptions about how language is acquired, remembered and retained as impulses in the brain, from the perspective of neurolinguistics,...

Eight Tragedies of Shakespeare: New Edition

Author: Victor Kiernan  |  Isbn: 978-1783606887  |  File size: 25MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 312  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Shakespeare s era, dominated by social and economic upheavals, also saw an increase in tragic drama. The playwright s famous eight tragedies, Kiernan argues,...

Baptist & Methodist Faiths in Americ

Author: Founder/Director J Gordon Melton and Julie Ingersoll  |  Isbn: 9780816049929  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Baptist and Methodist Faiths in America is the second of two books in the Faith in America series dealing with the many...

Unbounded Loyalty: Frontier Crossings in Liao China

Author: Naomi Standen  |  Isbn: 9780824829834  |  File size: 22MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 294  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Unbounded Loyalty investigates how frontiers worked before the modern nation-state was invented. The perspective is that of the people in the borderlands who shifted...

The Art of War in the Network Age: Back to the Future

Author: Joseph Henrotin  |  Isbn: 9781848219120  |  File size: 3.33MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 238  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Examining the influence of information technology on the art of war theoretical structure and, beyond, the concrete effects of those technologies on the conduct of...

Augustin Challamel, Frances Cashel Hoey, The history of fashion in France

Author: Other  |  Isbn: 0223548796  |  File size: 11MB  |  Year: 1882  |  Pages: 173  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Fashion is the expositor, from the standpoint of costume, of our habits and our social relations; in a word, of everything appertaining to the charm of life. Therefore to write...

Encyclopedia of Ancient Deities

Author: Charles Russell Coulter  |  Isbn: 9780786469116  |  File size: 86.9MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 605  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Throughout history, humans have pondered the question of their existence. In nearly every society, part of the answer has included some form of god or...

Islamic Faith in America

Author: Founder/Director J Gordon Melton and James Beverly  |  Isbn: 9780816049837  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This text explores the impact of Muslims on American culture, social issues and politics and offers a glimpse into the lives of the...

New Directions in Biocultural Anthropology

Author: Debra L. Martin and Molly K. Zuckerman  |  Isbn: 9781118962961  |  File size: 7.15MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 536  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Key features include:Contributions which span the breadth of approaches and topics within biological anthropology from the insights granted...

Ancient Ethics: A Critical Introduction

Author: Susan SauvĂ© Meyer  |  Isbn: 0415940265  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This is the first comprehensive guide and only substantial undergraduate level introduction to ancient Greek and Roman ethics. It covers the ethical theories and...

Keyframes

Author: Amy Villarejo and Matthew Tinkcom  |  Isbn: 9780415202824  |  File size: 8MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Keyframes introduces the study of popular cinema of Hollywood and beyond and responds to the transformative effect of cultural studies on film...

Austria-Hungary & the Successor States

Author: Elizabeth Oakes and Eric Roman  |  Isbn: 9780816045372  |  File size: 24MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 704  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Austria and the Successor States is one of three new volumes introducing Facts On File's new European History series. It provides readers with a...

Authorship & Cultural Identity in Early Greece & China

Author: Dr Alexander Beecroft  |  Isbn: 9780521194310  |  File size: 1.7MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 340  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In this book, Alexander Beecroft explores how the earliest poetry in Greece (Homeric epic and lyric) and China (the Canon of Songs) evolved from being local,...

A Brief History of Brazil

Author: Teresa A Meade  |  Isbn: 9780816046720  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 284  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Only slightly smaller in size than the United States, Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world. It is home to exotic Rio de Janeiro, the mighty Amazon River,...

How Philosophers Saved Myths

Author: Luc Brisson  |  Isbn: 9780226075358  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This study explains how the myths of Greece and Rome were transmitted from antiquity to the Renaissance. Luc Brisson argues that philosophy was ironically responsible for...

Antike und Abendland

Author: Helmut Krasser, Werner Koppenfels, and Wilhelm Kuhlmann  |  Isbn: 9783110186345  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 207  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Book by Werner Koppenfels, Helmut Krasser, Wilhelm Kuhlmann Download book...

Pop-Porn: Pornography in American Culture

Author: Ann C. Hall  |  Isbn: 9780275999209  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture There is a new wave of pornographic entertainment in contemporary American culture. Liberated from X-rated bookstores and strip clubs, porn is everywhere, and Pop-Porn...

Essay Writing: University Foundation Study Course Book

Author: Amanda Fava-Verde and Anthony Manning  |  Isbn: 9781859649220  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 46  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Transferable Academic Skills Kit: Module 8: Essay Writing The Garnet Education Transferable Academic Skill Kit was short-listed for the Duke of...

Translation & Medicine

Author: Henry Fischbach  |  Isbn: 9789027231857  |  File size: 18.9MB  |  Year: 1998  |  Pages: 188  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The contributors to Translation and Medicine address several broad aspects of medical translation, from the cultural/historic framework of the language of medicine...

Patagonia: A Cultural History

Author: Chris Moss  |  Isbn: 9780195342499  |  File size: 10MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 328  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Forming a vast triangle at the southern tip of South America, Patagonia is a landscape of barren steppes, soaring peaks, and fierce wind, inspiring generations of...

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