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Japan's Cultural Code Words: 233 Key Terms That Explain the Attitudes & Behavior of the Japanese

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Author: Boye Lafayette De Mente  |  Isbn: 9780804835749  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 316  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Japan's Cultural Code Words is a study of Japanese society through the understanding of the key terms and concepts that define their attitudes and behaviors. Japan's traditional culture is still so powerful that it continues to be the prevailing force in molding and...

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Sexing La Mode

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Author: Jennifer M. Jones  |  Isbn: 9781859738306  |  File size: 16.3MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The connection between fashion, femininity, frivolity and Frenchness has become a cliché. Yet, relegating fashion to the realm of frivolity and femininity is a distinctly modern belief that developed along with the urban culture of the Enlightenment. In eighteenth-century...

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La sociabilité des cœurs : Pour une anthropologie du roman sentimental

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Author: Paul Pelckmans  |  Isbn: 9789042037243  |  File size: 1.4MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 280  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Les Lumières amorcent brillamment la plupart de nos idéologies modernes. Elles se délectent en même temps d'une production romanesque devenue largement illisible puisque desservie par un pathétique aussi outrancier que stéréotypé. Ce pathétique envahit aussi le théâtre et...

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How To Show Things With Words

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Author: Rui Linhares-Dias  |  Isbn: 9783110179958  |  File size: 163MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 544  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture "How to Show Things with Words" is an interdisciplinary research study at the interface between linguistics and philosophy which sheds new light on the narrative-theoretical issue of proximal vs. distal stance adoption in discourse. Narrative distance ultimately depends on...

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Was ist Was. Indianer

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Author: Jörn Hennig and Signe Seiler  |  Isbn: 9783788602826  |  File size: 21MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 50  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Indianer! Sofort sehen wir einen furchtlosen Krieger vor uns, der im Federschmuck über die Grassteppe reitet. Wer denkt dabei schon daran, daß Nordamerika, das Land der Indianer, nicht nur aus der Prärie besteht, sondern sich zwischen Atlantik und Pazifik ausdehnt...

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A Practical Guide to Teaching Reading in the Early Years

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Author: Ann C Browne  |  Isbn: 9781853964008  |  File size: 3.64MB  |  Year: 1998  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture `This is a clear, jargon-free analysis of current national curriculum and national literacy strategy documents, combined with sensible and creative suggestions for implementing them.... the activities are imaginative, consistent and true to the author's ideal of a full and...

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Kreativ Schreiben: Handwerk und Techniken des Erzählens

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Author: Fritz Gesing  |  Isbn: 9783832133757  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 130  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Neunzig Prozent Handwerk und zehn Prozent Geheimnis – das sind die Zutaten zum erfolgreichen Schreiben. Den handwerklichen Anteil kann man lernen: „Kreativ Schreiben" führt ein in die Techniken des Schreibens von Romanen und Kurzgeschichten, vermittelt fundierte Regeln und...

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Reviewing Linguistic Thought

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Author: Sophia S. A. Marmaridou  |  Isbn: 9783110183641  |  File size: 129MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 436  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The volume focuses on the interaction of different levels of linguistic analysis (syntax, semantics, pragmatics) and the interfaces between them, on the convergence of different theoretical models in explaining linguistic phenomena, and on recent interdisciplinary...

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Islam (Religions of the World)

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Author: Masoud Kheirabadi  |  Isbn: 9780791078594  |  File size: 4MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 120  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The volumes in the new series Religions of the World surveys religions that have had a major impact on the history of the world and that continue to play a role in relationships between nations and ethnic groups. All aspects--including roots and founding, primary beliefs and...

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Enlightenment & Violence: Modernity & Nation-Making

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Author: Tadd Graham Fernée  |  Isbn: 9788132113195  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 460  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Enlightenment and Violence: Modernity and Nation-Making, is a study in Political History.  It compares 16th century Indian history to the early modern histories of Iran, Turkey and Western Europe, in order to ground analysis of their 20th century nation-making experiences...

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Transkulturelle Genderforschung

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Author: Britta Saal and Michiko Mae  |  Isbn: 9783531151687  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 340  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Das Buch behandelt aus verschiedenen disziplinären und auf unterschiedliche Kulturen gerichteten Perspektiven die enge Verknüpfung der diskursiven Kategorien Kultur und Gender. Wenn in der heutigen Situation einer zunehmenden Globalisierung die Frage nach der...

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Toward a Poetic Theory of Narration: Essays of S. Y. Kuroda

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Author: Sylvie Patron  |  Isbn: 9783110318388  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 161  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The volume consists of six essays by S. Y. Kuroda on narrative theory, with a substantial introduction, notes, a bibliography and an index of proper names. This is the English version of a French critical edition published by Editions Armand Colin in their "Recherches" series in...

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Le Breton Guide de conversation Pour les nuls

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Author: Gwendal Denis, Hervé Le Bihan, and Martial Menard  |  Isbn: 9782754012409  |  File size: 6.7MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 182  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Demander votre chemin, saluer et vous présenter à quelqu'un, parler de la pluie et du beau temps ou tenir toute autre conversation courante avec un "breton bretonnant". Quelle que soit votre motivation, le Breton pour les Nuls vous donne...

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Geschlecht und Männlichkeit

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Author: Michael Meuser  |  Isbn: 9783531150178  |  File size: 21MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 351  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Das Buch diskutiert zunächst soziologische Konzepte für eine Theorie der Männlichkeit. Das Konzept des männlichen Geschlechtshabitus wird entwickelt. Anschließend werden in einem empirischen Teil kulturelle Deutungsmuster von Männlichkeit und kollektive Orientierungen von...

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The French Enlightenment

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Author: Daniel Brewer  |  Isbn: 9781107626140  |  File size: 2.6MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 265  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The Enlightenment has long been seen as synonymous with the beginnings of modern Western intellectual and political culture. As a set of ideas and a social movement, this historical moment, the 'age of reason' of the seventeenth and eighteenth century, is marked by attempts to...

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Bahrain (Modern World Nations)

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Author: Carol Ann Gillespie  |  Isbn: 9780791067796  |  File size: 9MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 110  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Discusses the geography, history, people, culture, economy, and future of Bahrain. Download book...

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What is La Hispanidad?: A Conversation

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Author: Ilan Stavans  |  Isbn: 0292725612  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 150  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Natives of the Iberian Peninsula and the twenty countries of Latin America, as well as their kinsfolk who've immigrated to the United States and around the world, share a common quality or identity characterized as la hispanidad. Or do they? In this lively, provocative book, two...

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The Iroquois (Indians of North America: Heritage Edition)

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Author: Barbara Graymont  |  Isbn: 0791083519  |  File size: 10MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 155  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture An agricultural and matrilineal (the women owned all property and determined kinship) society, the Iroquois Confederacy was made up of six nations–Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, Seneca, and Tuscarora. Download book...

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AMERICA LATINA HABLA CHINO

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Author: SILVIA ABOLLO  |  Isbn: 9789870516477  |  File size: 17MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: Spanish  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Apasionados por aprender el “idioma del futuro”, cada vez más argentinos estudian la “lengua de los Han”, uno de los términos más usados para referirse al idioma chino, que alude al grupo étnico más numeroso, que comprende al 93 por ciento de la...

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Jeremias Gotthelf: Die schwarze Spinne. Lektüreschlüssel

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Author: Jeremias Gotthelf  |  Isbn: 9783150153369  |  File size: 0.35MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 78  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Der Lektüreschlüssel erschließt Jeremias Gotthelfs "Die schwarze Spinne". Um eine Interpretation als Zentrum gruppieren sich 10 wichtige Verständniszugänge: * Erstinformation zum Werk * Inhaltsangabe * Personen (Konstellationen) * Werk-Aufbau (Strukturskizze) *...

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Events, Arguments, & Aspects: Topics in the Semantics of Verbs

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Author: Klaus Robering  |  Isbn: 9789027259172  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 381  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The verb has often been considered the 'center' of the sentence and has hence always attracted the special attention of the linguist. The present volume collects novel approaches to two classical topics within verbal semantics, namely argument structure and the treatment of...

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Counseling Multicultural & Diverse Populations

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Author: Johnston M. Brendel, Nicholas A. Vacc, and Susan B. DeVaney  |  Isbn: 9781583913482  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 355  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The purpose of this book is to expose students of the helping professions, counselors, teachers, college professors, mental health workers, and social workers to the unique characteristics of representative American subgroups and to...

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Sex, Sin & Suffering

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Author: Lesley A. Hall and Roger Davidson  |  Isbn: 9780415234443  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This volume brings together for the first time a series of studies on the social history of venereal disease in modern Europe and its former colonies. It explores, from a comparative perspective, the responses of legal, medical and political authorities to...

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Lovesickness & Gender in Early Modern English Literature

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Author: Lesel Dawson  |  Isbn: 9780199266128  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In early modern medical texts, intense unfulfilled erotic desire is held to be a real and virulent disease: it is classified as a species of melancholy, with physical etiologies and cures. Lesel Dawson analyzes literary representations of lovesickness in relation to medical ideas...

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Literary Mapping in the Digital Age

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Author: Christopher Donaldson, David Cooper, and Patricia Murrieta-Flores  |  Isbn: 9781472441300  |  File size: 15+9.3MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 326  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Drawing on the expertise of leading researchers from around the globe, this pioneering collection of essays explores how geospatial technologies are revolutionizing the discipline of literary studies. The book offers the...

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Imposters: A Study of Pronominal Agreement

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Author: Chris Collins  |  Isbn: 9780262016889  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 284  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Normally, a speaker uses a first person singular pronoun (in English, I, me, mine, myself) to refer to himself or herself. To refer to a single addressee, a speaker uses second person pronouns ( you, yours, yourself). But sometimes third person nonpronominal DPs are used to...

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Chariton of Aphrodisias & the Invention of the Greek Love Novel

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Author: Stefan Tilg  |  Isbn: 9780199576944  |  File size: QMB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 360  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The best known variety of the ancient novel - sometimes identified with the ancient novel tout court - is the Greek love novel. The question of its origins has intrigued scholars for centuries and has been the focus of a great deal of research. Stefan Tilg proposes a new solution...

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The Foundations of Arabic Linguistics II

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Author: Amal E Marogy and Professor of Arabic and Islam Kees Versteegh  |  Isbn: 9789004302297  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 236  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This second volume on The Foundations of Arabic Linguistics contains contributions from the second conference on Arabic linguistics, hosted by the University of Cambridge in 2012. All contributions deal with the grammatical...

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The Oxford Companion to the Year

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Author: Bonnie Blackburn and Leofranc Holford-Strevens  |  Isbn: 9780192142313  |  File size: 10MB  |  Year: 1999  |  Pages: 937  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture What are the halcyon days? On what date do the dog days begin? What is Hansel Monday? How do Chinese, Muslim, Mesoamerican, Jewish, and Babylonian calendars differ from Christian calendars? The answers to these and hundreds of other intriguing...

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Theodoret of Cyrus

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Author: Istvan Pasztori Kupan  |  Isbn: 0415309603  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 296  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Theodoret of Cyrus presents a fresh collection of texts from all periods of his career, including two complete treatises (On the Trinity and On the Incarnation) as well as representative selections from two others (A Cure of Greek Maladies and A Compendium of Heretical...

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