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Oh Joy! Oh Rapture!

Author: Ian Bradley  |  Isbn: 9780195167009  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 232  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In Oh Joy! Oh Rapture! expert and enthusiast Ian Bradley explores the world of Gilbert and Sullivan over the last four and a half decades, looking at the way this...

X Marks the Spot: Women Writers Map the Empire for British Children, 1790-1895

Author: Megan A. Norcia  |  Isbn: 9780821419076  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture A Children’s Literature Association Book Award “Honor Book” During the nineteenth century, geography primers shaped the worldviews of Britain’s...

Categorization & Constructional Change in Spanish Expressions of 'Becoming’

Author: Damiaan Chase Vergara Wilson and Damian Vergara Wilson  |  Isbn: 9789004274440  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In "Categorization and Constructional Change" Damian Vergara Wilson uses the Spanish change-of-state construction quedar(se) +...

Black & Ethnic Leaderships

Author: Pnina Werbner  |  Isbn: 9780415041669  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 1991  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Aimed at academics and students of anthropology, race and ethnic studies, sociology and cultural studies, this volume examines the different forms of leadership in...

La silhouette de l'humain: Quelle place pour le naturalisme dans le monde d’aujourd’hui ?

Author: Daniel Andler and Gallimard  |  Isbn: 9782070729401  |  File size: 4.1MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 576  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Naturalisme ? En quoi la vieille thèse philosophique qui soutient que la nature embrasse tout ce qui existe concerne-t-elle chacun d'entre nous ?...

New Insights into Arabic Translation & Interpreting

Author: Mustapha Taibi  |  Isbn: 9781783095247  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 200  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book addresses translation and interpreting with Arabic either as a source or target language. It focuses on new fields of study and professional practice, such as...

The Linguistics of Sign Languages: An introduction

Author: Anne Baker, Beppie van den Bogaerde, and Roland Pfau  |  Isbn: 9789027212313  |  File size: 46MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 393  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture How different are sign languages across the world? Are individual signs and signed sentences constructed in the same way across...

Vignettes from the Late Ming: A Hsiao-p’in Anthology

Author: Yang Ye  |  Isbn: 9780295977331  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 1999  |  Pages: 216  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This anthology presents seventy translated and annotated short essays, or hsiao-p’in, by fourteen well-known sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Chinese writers....

An Invitation to Cultural Psychology

Author: Jaan Valsiner  |  Isbn: 978-1446248782  |  File size: 33MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture An Invitation to Cultural Psychology looks at the everyday life worlds of human beings through the lens of a new synthetic perspective in cultural psychology - that...

Writing in Our Time: Canada's Radical Poetries in English

Author: Pauline Butling  |  Isbn: 9780889204300  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 312  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Process poetics is about radical poetry ― poetry that challenges dominant world views, values, and aesthetic practices with its use of unconventional punctuation,...

Rereading East Germany: The Literature & Film of the GDR

Author: Karen Leeder  |  Isbn: 9781107006362  |  File size: 4.2MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 274  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This volume is the first to address the culture of the German Democratic Republic (GDR) as a historical entity, but also to trace the afterlife of East Germany in the...

Greek & Roman Mythology A to Z

Author: Kathleen N. Daly  |  Isbn: 9780816051557  |  File size: 4MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The Mythology A to Z series explores the world's most important myths and legends in an accessible style designed for young readers. Each comprehensive volume...

Proust Et Flaubert: Un Secret D'ecriture (Faux Titre): Un Secret D'ecriture (Faux Titre)

Author: Mireille Naturel  |  Isbn: 9789042021662  |  File size: 3.2MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 485  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture En 1908, écrire "un essai sur Ste-Beuve et Flaubert" fait partie des projets de Proust. Certes, il y aura l'article de la NRF, en 1920, "À propos du 'style' de...

Epistemic Indefinites: Exploring Modality Beyond the Verbal Domain

Author: Luis Alonso-Ovalle and Paula Menéndez-Benito  |  Isbn: 9780199665297  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book brings together novel work on the semantics and pragmatics of certain indefinite expressions that also convey modality. These...

Perspectives on Arabic Linguistics XXVIII

Author: Eric Potsdam and Youssef A. Haddad  |  Isbn: 9789027200327  |  File size: 17MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 260  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This volume makes important contributions to the growing body of descriptive and theoretical studies in Arabic linguistics. It focuses on the rich...

Klossowski, l'incommunicable: Lectures complices de Gide, Bataille et Nietzsche

Author: Slaven Waelti  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 5.87MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages:  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Tenter de communiquer l’incommunicable, c’est se frotter à un paradoxe. Car si le langage est général, le « fond de l’âme » est singulier, et seule est...

Classic Maya Polities of the Southern Lowlands: Integration, Interaction, Dissolution

Author: Damien B. Marken and James L. Fitzsimmons  |  Isbn: 9781607324126  |  File size: 5.7MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Classic Maya Polities of the Southern Lowlands investigates Maya political and social structure in the southern lowlands, assessing,...

Exploring the Second Language Mental Lexicon

Author: David Singleton  |  Isbn: 978-0521555340  |  File size: 19MB  |  Year: 1999  |  Pages: 360  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Unlike many recent books on L2 vocabulary and processing, this volume does not set out to offer a complex perspective of the L2 lexicon, but rather represents a...

Klossowski, l'incommunicable: Lectures complices de Gide, Bataille et Nietzsche

Author: Slaven Waelti  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 5.87MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages:  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Tenter de communiquer l’incommunicable, c’est se frotter à un paradoxe. Car si le langage est général, le « fond de l’âme » est singulier, et seule est...

Long-Vowel Shifts in English, c. 1050-1700: Evidence from Spelling

Author: Gjertrud Flermoen Stenbrenden  |  Isbn: 9781107055759  |  File size: 13MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 362  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The English language has undergone many sound changes in its long history. Some of these changes had a profound effect on the pronunciation of the...

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