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Culture in the Communication Age

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Author: James Lull  |  Isbn: 0415221161  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture What does it mean to live in the Communication Age? What has happened to culture in the Communication Age? What is the nature of culture today? Culture in the Communication Age brings together some of the world's leading thinkers from a range of academic disciplines to discuss what...

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The Ultimate Guide Of Learning A Language

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Author: Elena Oat  |  Isbn: B00YQ92EKA  |  File size: 0.6MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 21  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Have you ever wondered what do these language geeks do to get such high results? Well, you are about to discover their "secrets"! In fact, they are just following proven steps that get them the results they desire. And you can do that too. Find out what is necessary to get you moving...

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Wie aus den Kelten die Germanen wurden

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Author: AM REDA  |  Isbn: 9783831104741  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 226  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Das Buch - wie die Allermeisten - beginnt mit dem PROLOG! In der Aufzählung, dem Werdegang jener Leute, die sich als Kelten verstanden, im Text zurück bis zu den Heidelberger Kulturen, dem homo erectus vor einer Million von Jahren, um dann mehr detailiert mit der Wende von Kalt- zur...

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Embodied Politics in Visual Autobiography (Cultural Spaces)

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Author: Janice Hladki and Sarah Brophy  |  Isbn: 1442646608  |  File size: 15MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture From reality television to film, performance, and video art, autobiography is everywhere in today’s image-obsessed age. With contributions by both artists and scholars, Embodied Politics in Visual Autobiography is a unique examination of visual...

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Emergent Lingua Francas & World Orders: The Politics & Place of English as a World Language

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Author: Phyllis Ghim-Lian Chew  |  Isbn: 9780415872270  |  File size: 3.03MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 306  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book presents an alternative paradigm in understanding and appreciating World Englishes (WEs) in the wake of globalization and its accompanying shifting priorities in many dimensions of modern life, including the emergence of the English language as the dominant...

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Global South Ethnographies: Minding the Senses

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Author: Antonio Garcia, Elke Emerald, and Robert E Rinehart  |  Isbn: 9789463004930  |  File size: 5.92MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 254  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Both an introduction to sensory ethnography and a bold display of the sophisticated use of the sensory for contemporary ethnography, Global South Ethnographies: Minding the Senses reflects both indigenous and non-mainstream takes on the...

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Self-Study & Diversity II: Inclusive Teacher Education for a Diverse World

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Author: Deborah Tidwell, Julian Kitchen, and Linda Fitzgerald  |  Isbn: 9789463005333  |  File size: 9.54MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 218  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Self-Study and Diversity II is a book about the self-study of teacher education practices in a diverse world. In this volume, the authors examine the preparation of teachers through a shared orientation to diversity grounded in a...

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The Cambridge Companion to Christian Ethics

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Author: Robin Gill  |  Isbn: 052177070X  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 292  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Following the same formula as other Cambridge Companions, this book is written by leading international experts in Christian ethics and is aimed at students on upper-level undergraduate courses, at teachers and at graduate students. Download book...

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Shakespeare & the Remains of Richard III

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Author: Philip Schwyzer  |  Isbn: 0198728034  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book explores how recollections and traces of the reign of Richard III survived a century and more to influence the world and work of William Shakespeare. In Richard III, Shakespeare depicts an era that had only recently passed beyond the horizon of living memory. The years...

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Patrick Süskind, "La contrebasse"

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Author: P Suskind  |  Isbn: 9782253057833  |  File size: 6.1MB  |  Year: 1992  |  Pages: 92  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Bien moins connue que 'Le Parfum', cette autre œuvre de Patrick Süskind nous raconte le plongeon vers la solitude et la folie d'un contrebassiste. Instrument imposant et puissant, il est selon le musicien essentiel à tout orchestre digne de ce nom. Il nous décrit avec passion les...

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Jerusalem: City of Longing

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Author: Simon Goldhill  |  Isbn: 0674034686  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 368  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Jerusalem is the site of some of the most famous religious monuments in the world, from the Dome of the Rock to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to the Western Wall of the Temple. Since the nineteenth century, the city has been a premier tourist destination, not least because of...

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Reading Network Fiction

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Author: Dr. David Ciccoricco  |  Isbn: 9780817315894  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The marriage of narrative and the computer dates back to the 1980s, with the hypertext experiments of luminaries such as Judy Malloy and Michael Joyce. What has been variously called "hypertext fiction," "literary hypertext," and "hyperfiction" has surely surrendered any...

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The Future Of Learning The Michel Thomas Method

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Author: Marilyne Woodsmall and Wyatt Woodsmall  |  Isbn: 9781892876119  |  File size: 12MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 462  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Discover the secrets of Michel Thomas, perhaps the greatest educator of our time. Imagine learning a foreign language in 3 days without memorizing, textbooks or homework. Such is the Michel Thomas Method which goes far beyond just teaching languages....

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Intensive Culture: Social Theory, Religion & Contemporary Capitalism

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Author: Scott M Lash  |  Isbn: 141294516X  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 257  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Contemporary culture, today's capitalism - our global information society - is ever-expanding– is ever more extensive. And yet we seem to be experiencing a parallel phenomenon which can only be characterized as intensive. This book is dedicated to the study of such intensive...

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Simple &Direct: A Rhetoric for Writers

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Author: Jacques Barzun  |  Isbn: 0060405139  |  File size: 55.2MB  |  Year: 1976  |  Pages: 249  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In 'Simple & Direct', Jacques Barzun, celebrated author and educator, distills from a lifetime of writing and teaching his thoughts about the craft of writing. In chapters on diction, syntax, tone, meaning, composition, and revision, Barzun describes and prescribes the...

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La Razzia des vaches de Cooley

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Author: Anonyme and Christian-J. Guyonvarc'h  |  Isbn: 9782070738984  |  File size: 11.6MB  |  Year: 1994  |  Pages: 323  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture «Au temps fabuleux de l'Irlande préchrétienne, quand régnaient sur l'Ulster les rois guerriers et les druides, et le grand Conchobar, mort de colère, selon la légende, en apprenant la crucifixion du Christ, une simple dispute entre le roi Aillil et...

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Deleuze & the Schizoanalysis of Literature

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Author: Ian Buchanan  |  Isbn: 9781472529633  |  File size: 0.9MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In 1972, the French theorists Deleuze and Guattari unleashed their collaborative project-which they termed schizoanalysis-upon the world. Today, few disciplines in the humanities and social sciences have been left untouched by its influence. Through a series of groundbreaking...

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Quantitative Approaches to Grammar & Grammatical Change

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Author: Sam Featherston and Yannick Versley  |  Isbn: 9783110401752  |  File size: 8MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 234  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The intention of this book is to highlight the extent to which more rigorous measurement of grammatical effects can yield insights into grammatical structures and grammatical change. While there is some incidental discussion of methodologies and data...

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Formalization of Grammar in Slavic Languages

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Author: Lilia Schürcks and Peter Kosta  |  Isbn: 9783631618691  |  File size: 1.8MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 406  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book assembles the contributions of the Eighth European Conference on Formal Description of Slavic Languages (FDSL VIII) which took place from 2nd to 5th December 2009 at the University of Potsdam. The concern was to bring together excellent experienced...

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Warfare & Shamanism in Amazonia

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Author: Dr Carlos Fausto  |  Isbn: 9781107449428  |  File size: 5.28MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 370  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Warfare and Shamanism in Amazonia is an ethnographic study of the Parakanã, a little-known indigenous people of Amazonia, who inhabit the interfluvial region in the state of Pará, Brazil. This book analyzes the relationship between warfare and shamanism in Parakanã society...

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Speech Perception & Spoken Word Recognition

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Author: Gareth Gaskell and Jelena Mirković  |  Isbn: 184872439X  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 216  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Focusses on the state of the art in the study of speech perception and spoken word recognition Discusses the interplay between behavioural and cognitive neuroscience evidence, and between adult and developmental research Evaluates key theories in the field and...

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Consuming Literature: Best Sellers & the Commercialization of Literary Production in Contemporary China

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Author: Shuyu Kong  |  Isbn: 9780804749404  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book examines the changes taking place in literary writing and publishing in contemporary China under the influence of the emerging market economy. It focuses on the revival of literary best sellers in the Chinese book market and the establishment of a best-seller production...

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Native American Faith in America

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Author: Founder/Director J Gordon Melton and Michael Tlanusta Garrett Ph.D.  |  Isbn: 9780816049899  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Few populations around the world have been as deeply affected by outside cultures as Native Americans. The wide variety of people who lived in America prior to Western migration possessed an equally wide variety of faith...

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Creativity & Convention: The pragmatics of everyday figurative speech

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Author: Rosa E. Vega Moreno  |  Isbn: 9789027253996  |  File size: 1.6MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 249  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book offers a pragmatic account of the interpretation of everyday metaphorical and idiomatic expressions. Using the framework of Relevance Theory, it reanalyses the results of recent experimental research on figurative utterances and provides a novel account of the...

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Mastering the American Accent, 2nd Edition

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Author: Lisa Mojsin M.A.  |  Isbn: 9781438008103  |  File size: 2.8MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 210  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This combination book and audio instructional program is designed to diminish the accents of men and women who speak English as their second language. It will help them speak standard American English with clarity, confidence, and accuracy. Specific exercises concentrate on...

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Irish Cosmopolitanism: Location & Dislocation in James Joyce, Elizabeth Bowen, & Samuel Beckett

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Author: Nels Pearson  |  Isbn: 081305463X  |  File size: 1.7MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture “Clearly written, convincingly argued, and transformative.”—Nicholas Allen, author of Modernism, Ireland and Civil War “Goes beyond ‘statism’ and postnationalism toward a cosmopolitics of Irish transnationalism in which national belonging and national...

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Lacan, Psychoanalysis, & Comedy

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Author: Patricia Gherovici  |  Isbn: 9781107086173  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 265  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This collection of essays explores laughter, humor, and the comic from a psychoanalytic perspective. Edited by two leading practicing psychoanalysts and with original contributions from Lacanian practitioners and scholars, this cutting-edge volume proposes a paradigm...

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The Facts on File Companion to the British Short Story

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Author: Andrew Maunder  |  Isbn: 9780816059904  |  File size: 4MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 528  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The Facts On File Companion to the British Short Story, a comprehensive reference to short fiction from Great Britain, Ireland, and the British Commonwealth, features some of the most popular writers and works in the high school curriculum. With approximately 450 entries, this...

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Native Americans, Christianity, & the Reshaping of the American Religious Landscape

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Author: Joel W. Martin  |  Isbn: 0807871451  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 344  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In this interdisciplinary collection of essays, Joel W. Martin and Mark A. Nicholas gather emerging and leading voices in the study of Native American religion to reconsider the complex and often misunderstood history of Native peoples' engagement with Christianity and with...

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Science & Technology

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Author: Emory Dean Keoke  |  Isbn: 9780816053971  |  File size: 27MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 150  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Shows how American Indians developed science and created technology by observing the world around them. The people of Mesoamerica invented the zero, created calendars, and developed writing systems. Today American Indians are scientists, doctors, and engineers, carrying a...

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