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Download We Are Imazighen: The Development Of Algerian Berber Identity In Twentieth-century Literature & Culture

We Are Imazighen: The Development Of Algerian Berber Identity In Twentieth-century Literature & Culture

Culture | 19 | 29-12-2017, 19:12

Author: Fazia Aïtel  |  Isbn: 978-0813049397  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 324  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture “A unique account of the rise of the Berber cultural identity, in particular of the Kabyles of Algeria, in modern times. Luminaries such as Amrouche, Feraoun, Matoub, and Farès are impressively brought back to life.”—Abdourahman A. Waberi, author of Passage of...

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Dialogic Readers: Children Talking & Thinking Together About Visual Texts

Culture | 15 | 29-12-2017, 19:09

Author: Fiona Maine  |  Isbn: 0415728088  |  File size: 863.4 Kb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 143  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Dialogic Readers: Children talking and thinking together about visual texts celebrates the sophisticated and dynamic discussions that primary-aged children can have as they talk together to make meaning from a variety of texts, and it highlights the potential for talk between...

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Rural Modernity, Everyday Life & Visual Culture

Culture | 18 | 29-12-2017, 14:11

Author: Rosemary Shirley  |  Isbn: 147243143X  |  File size: 13.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 199  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF, EPUB  |  Category: Culture Through the lens of the everyday, this book explores ‘the countryside’ as an inhabited and practised realm with lived rhythms and routines. It relocates the topography of everyday life from its habitually urban focus, out into the English countryside. The...

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Fat Shame: Stigma & The Fat Body In American Culture

Culture | 15 | 29-12-2017, 13:56

Author: Amy Erdman Farrell  |  Isbn: 9780814727690  |  File size: 3.4 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 219  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In this groundbreaking and fascinating text, Farrell repositions the fat body within a political framework...a must-read for feminists, body theorists, and anyone interested in understanding our cultural obsession with fatTo be fat hasn’t always occasioned the...

Download The Necklace Of The Pleiades: Twenty-four Essays On Persian Literature, Culture & Religion

The Necklace Of The Pleiades: Twenty-four Essays On Persian Literature, Culture & Religion

Culture | 16 | 29-12-2017, 10:14

Author: Sunil Sharma  |  Isbn: 978-9087280918  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 390  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Persian literature has profoundly influenced the literatures of Ottoman Turkey, Muslim India, and Turkic Central Asia, and was a source of inspiration for such prominent intellectuals as Goethe, Emerson, and Jorge Luis Borges, among others. This comprehensive study reflects...

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The Tale Of The Heike

Culture | 15 | 29-12-2017, 10:13

Author: Royall Tyler  |  Isbn: 0670025135  |  File size: 14.6 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 781  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Culture From the acclaimed translator of The Tale of Genji, a groundbreaking rendering of Japan’s great martial epic The fourteenth-century Tale of the Heike is Japan’s Iliad—a moving depiction of the late twelfth-century wars between the Heike and Genji clans. No work has...

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Digital Culture Industry: A History Of Digital Distribution

Culture | 20 | 28-12-2017, 15:33

Author: Other  |  Isbn: 1137033460  |  File size: 874.4 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 244  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Through detailed intricate histories of illicit Internet piracy networks, Digital Culture Industry goes beyond the Napster creation myth and illuminates the unseen individuals, conflict and code behind the turn to digital media distribution. By utilising the internet as an archive of...

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Creative Writing & Education

Culture | 15 | 28-12-2017, 12:34

Author: Graeme Harper  |  Isbn: 0692286551  |  File size: 1.1 Mb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 124  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This is a tremendously stimulating and timely book. Global in scope yet sensitive to local conditions, this is a collection that will help recast the future of Creative Writing in Education at large. Teeming with expert dialogues and punctuated by synoptic commentaries, the...

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Mythology Of The Romans

Culture | 14 | 28-12-2017, 10:14

Author: Evelyn Wolfson  |  Isbn: 9780766061873  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 24  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Culture Explore the stories of some of the most prominent Roman figures, such as Romulus and Remus, Jupiter, Venus, Mars, and Apollo. Roman mythology is based heavily on the Greek myths, and the two cultures share many of the same gods and goddesses, under different names. However,...

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Languages & Prehistory of Central Siberia

Culture | 15 | 27-12-2017, 20:57

Author: Edward J. Vajda  |  Isbn: 9789027247766  |  File size: 25.1MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 285  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The twelve articles in this volume describe Yeniseic, Samoyedic and Siberian Turkic languages as a linguistic complex of great interest to typologists, grammarians, diachronic and synchronic linguists, as well as cultural anthropologists. The articles demonstrate how...

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Weimar Culture: The Outsider As Insider

Culture | 15 | 27-12-2017, 20:07

Author: Peter Gay  |  Isbn: 9780393322392  |  File size: 1.2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Culture First published in 1968, Weimar Culture is one of the masterworks of Peter Gay's distinguished career. A study of German culture between the two wars, the book brilliantly traces the rise of the artistic, literary, and musical culture that bloomed ever so briefly in the 1920s...

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Culture, Transnational Education & Thinking: Case Studies In Global Schooling

Culture | 17 | 27-12-2017, 18:26

Author: Niranjan Casinader  |  Isbn: 9780415723503  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 250  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Culture, Transnational Education and Thinking provides an international comparative study of the intersection of three educational concepts: culture, education and thinking. Drawing on case studies from Malaysia, South Africa and Australia/USA for the purposes of...

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Beckett Re-membered: After The Centenary

Culture | 17 | 27-12-2017, 17:02

Author: James Carney and Leonard Madden  |  Isbn: 978-1443835008  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 285  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Now that the publication of the four-volume Letters of Samuel Beckett is well underway, we are all the more in need of volumes like Beckett Re-Membered, which maps Beckett s complex literary project in terms of his intellectual commitments. The surprising...

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The Composition Of Everyday Life (4th Edition)

Culture | 22 | 27-12-2017, 14:13

Author: John Mauk and John Metz  |  Isbn: 978-1111840518  |  File size: 35.6 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 560  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture "It will change your students' writing." "This book has the best design I've seen yet for a composition text. It provides structure and context for the writing process and gives students a change to write about issues that are important. The text also allows easy...

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The Constructivist Moment: From Material Text to Cultural Poetics

Culture | 28 | 27-12-2017, 12:48

Author: Barrett Watten  |  Isbn: 9780819566096  |  File size: 21.03MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 364  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture As one of the founding poets and editors of the Language School of poetry and one of its central theorists, Barrett Watten has consistently challenged the boundaries of literature and art. In The Constructivist Moment, he offers a series of theoretically informed and...

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Andrei Bely: The Major Symbolist Fiction

Culture | 22 | 27-12-2017, 11:08

Author: Vladimir E. Alexandrov  |  Isbn: 9780674036468  |  File size: 7.18MB  |  Year: 1985  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture A leading Russian Symbolist poet, essayist, and mentor to an entire generation of writers, Andrei Bely (1880-1934) achieved greatest renown for three brilliant novels: Petersburg -- which has been ranked with the masterpieces of Joyce, Kafka, and Proust -- The Silver...

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Into Disaster: Chronicles of Intellectual Life, 1941 6X9

Culture | 10 | 26-12-2017, 20:07

Author: Maurice Blanchot and Michael Holland  |  Isbn: 0823250962  |  File size: 12.2MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The German Occupation of France put an end to Maurice Blanchot's career as a political journalist. In April 1941 he began to publish a weekly column of literary criticism in the Journal des Débats, which became the source for his first critical work, Faux...

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Classical Liberalism & the Austrian School

Culture | 21 | 26-12-2017, 19:21

Author: David Gordon, Jörg Guido Hülsmann, and Ralph Raico  |  Isbn: 9781610160032  |  File size: 2.32MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 372  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Raico's new Release! Here is the book to learn classical liberalism from the ground up, written by the foremost historian in the Austrian tradition--Ralph Raico. Every student, scholar, and freedom fan must have a copy of Classical...

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Literature in the Light of the Emblem

Culture | 21 | 26-12-2017, 18:59

Author: Peter Daly  |  Isbn: 9780802009104  |  File size: 16.71MB  |  Year: 1998  |  Pages: 312  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The symbolic mode of thought and expression that produced the mixed art form of the emblem also informs and shapes much of the literature of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. This study explores the relationship between the emblem proper and the literature of England and...

Download Hermetica: The Greek Corpus Hermeticum & the Latin Asclepius in a New English Translation, with Notes & Introduction

Hermetica: The Greek Corpus Hermeticum & the Latin Asclepius in a New English Translation, with Notes & Introduction

Culture | 13 | 26-12-2017, 17:29

Author: Brian P. Copenhaver  |  Isbn: 9780521361446  |  File size: 32.02MB  |  Year: 1992  |  Pages: 404  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The Hermetica are a body of mystical texts written in late antiquity, but believed during the Renaissance (when they became well known) to be much older. Their supposed author, a mythical figure named Hermes Trismegistus, was thought to be a contemporary of Moses. The...

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Effective Writing: Improving Scientific, Technical & Business Communication

Culture | 9 | 26-12-2017, 17:09

Author: Christopher Turk and John Kirkman  |  Isbn: 9780419146605  |  File size: 2.13MB  |  Year: 1989  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Effective communication is vital to science, engineering and business management. This thoroughly updated second edition with a new chapter on the use of computers and word-processors gives clear, practical advice illustrated with real-life examples on how...

Download Jorge Luis Borges, Post-Analytic Philosophy, & Representation

Jorge Luis Borges, Post-Analytic Philosophy, & Representation

Culture | 12 | 26-12-2017, 16:49

Author: Silvia G. Dapía  |  Isbn: 9781138931633  |  File size: 1.7MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 230  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Making an important contribution to studies in Literature and Philosophy, this book reads Jorge Luis Borges philosophically, particularly in reference to his use of representation and reality. Rather than attempting to subordinate Borges to a set of philosophical constructs,...

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Shakespeare in Company

Culture | 13 | 26-12-2017, 15:53

Author: Bart Van Es  |  Isbn: 9780199569311  |  File size: 2.80MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 352  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book is about two very different kinds of company. On the one hand it concerns Shakespeare's poet-playwright contemporaries, such as Marlowe, Jonson, and Fletcher. On the other, it examines the contribution of his fellow actors, including Burbage, Armin, and Kemp....

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Historical Romance Linguistics: Retrospective & perspectives

Culture | 12 | 26-12-2017, 14:58

Author: Deborah Arteaga and Randall Gess  |  Isbn: 9789027247889  |  File size: 5.5MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 404  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This volume contains 17 studies on historical Romance linguistics within a variety of current theoretical frameworks; it includes studies on phonology, morphology and syntax, focusing solely or comparatively on all five ‘major’ Romance languages:...

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Children & Cultural Memory in Texts of Childhood

Culture | 10 | 26-12-2017, 13:55

Author: Heather Snell and Lorna Hutchison  |  Isbn: 9780415704731  |  File size: 2.06MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 252  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The essays in this collection address the relationship between children and cultural memory in texts both for and about young people. The collection overall is concerned with how cultural memory is shaped, contested, forgotten, recovered, and...

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