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  • Words of Intelligence

    Words of Intelligence
    av Jan Goldman

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810861992

    Words of Intelligence: An Intelligence Professional's Lexicon for Domestic and Foreign Threats is intended for the intelligence and national security men and women at the federal, state, and local levels. The intelligence community has undergone mas…

  • Words of Intelligence

    Words of Intelligence
    av Jan Goldman

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810878143

    Words of Intelligence: An Intelligence Professional's Lexicon for Domestic and Foreign Threats is intended for the intelligence and national security men and women at the federal, state, and local levels. The intelligence community has undergone mas…

  • La Dolce Morte

    La Dolce Morte
    av Mikel J. Koven

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810858701

    With the exception of die-hard aficionados of European or Italian horror cinema, most people may not have heard of giallo cinema or have seen many films in this subgenre of horror. Most academic film studies tend to ignore horror cinema in general a…

  • The Pedagogy of Adaptation

    The Pedagogy of Adaptation

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810872967

    From All Quiet on the Western Front and Gone with the Wind to No Country for Old Men and Slumdog Millionaire, many of the most memorable films have been adapted from other sources. And while courses on film studies are taught throughout the world, T…

  • The Handbook of Meteorology

    The Handbook of Meteorology
    av Frank R. Spellman

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810886124

    The Handbook of Meteorology gives specialists and non-specialists alike a clear understanding of the way our weather functions. It provides scientific answers to questions that arise when looking at the world around us. It starts with the basics of…

  • Northern Ireland: A Chronology of the Troubles, 1968-1999

    Northern Ireland: A Chronology of the Troubles, 1968-1999
    av Paul Bew, Gordon Gillespie

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810837355

    This outstandingly successful work of reference is now brought up to date to mark the hoped-for end of the Northern Ireland Troubles. The book is a detailed account, in diary form, of the thirty-year development of civil and political unrest in Nort…

  • Bibliometrics and Citation Analysis

    Bibliometrics and Citation Analysis
    av Nicola De Bellis

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810867130

    Can the methods of science be directed toward science itself? How did it happen that scientists, scientific documents, and their bibliographic links came to be regarded as mathematical variables in abstract models of scientific communication? What i…

  • The A to Z of Husserl's Philosophy

    The A to Z of Husserl's Philosophy
    av John J. Drummond

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810875937

    Edmund Husserl (1859-1938) is widely regarded as the founding figure of the philosophical movement of "phenomenology." Husserl's philosophical program was both embraced and rejected by many, but in either case, his ideas set the stage for and exerci…

  • The A to Z of the Fashion Industry

    The A to Z of the Fashion Industry
    av Francesca Sterlacci

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810868830

    The history of clothing begins with the origin of man, and fashionable dress can be traced as far back as 25,000 years ago. Recent scientific explorations have uncovered graves in northern Russia with skeletons covered in beads made of mammoth ivory…

  • The Committed Reader

    The Committed Reader
    av Robert A. Stebbins

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810885967

    Committed utilitarian reading is either dominantly practical or more or less equally practical and fulfilling. Pleasurable reading is conceptualized as an important kind of casual leisure, experienced primarily as relaxation, active entertainment, a…

  • Rudolf Laban

    Rudolf Laban
    av Evelyn Doerr

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810860070

    Rudolf Laban, the famed dancer-choreographer and 'founding father' of modern dance, also had experience as a painter, sculptor, and architect, and allowed those skills to influence his innovative choreographic techniques. His important works and his…

  • The Opera Manual

    The Opera Manual
    av Nicholas Ivor Martin

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810888685

    You are getting ready for a performance of Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore and you have a few questions. How many clarinets are in the orchestra? How many orchestra members appear onstage? How many different sets are there? How long does the opera typi…

  • Medieval Fantasy as Performance

    Medieval Fantasy as Performance
    av Michael A. Cramer

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810869950

    In this book, Michael Cramer views the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA), an organization that studies and recreates the middle ages, as a case study for a growing fascination with medieval fantasy in popular culture. He explores the act of med…

  • Mr. Trumpet

    Mr. Trumpet
    av Michael P. Zirpolo

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810888746

    The life of jazz trumpeter Roland Bernard "Bunny" Berigan (1908-1942) resembles nothing less than an ancient Greek tragedy: a heroic figure who rises from obscurity to dizzying heights, touches greatness, becomes ensnared by circumstances, and comes…

  • Mr. Trumpet

    Mr. Trumpet
    av Michael P. Zirpolo

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810881525

    The life of jazz trumpeter Roland Bernard "Bunny" Berigan (1908-1942) resembles nothing less than an ancient Greek tragedy: a heroic figure who rises from obscurity to dizzying heights, touches greatness, becomes ensnared by circumstances, and comes…

  • Learning Curves

    Learning Curves
    av Beth Younger

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810859869

    Adolescence is a time of growth, change, and confusion for young women. During this transition from childhood to adulthood, sex and gender roles become more important. Meanwhile, depictions of females-from the hyper-sexualized girls of music videos…

  • Starting Out Right

    Starting Out Right
    av Si Millican

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810883017

    Starting Out Right: Beginning Band Pedagogy is the only complete resource for organizing, planning, and teaching beginning woodwind, brass, and percussion students. The book covers every aspect of teaching beginning band students from the first soun…

  • The A to Z of Medieval Philosophy and Theology

    The A to Z of Medieval Philosophy and Theology
    av Stephen F. Brown

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810875975

    The Middle Ages is often viewed as a period of low intellectual achievement. The name itself refers to the time between the high philosophical and literary accomplishments of the Greco-Roman world and the technological advances that were achieved an…

  • Strategic Intelligence

    Strategic Intelligence
    av Don McDowell

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810861848

    The revised edition of Strategic Intelligence: A Handbook for Practitioners, Managers, and Users is a primer for analysts involved in conducting strategic intelligence research. Author Don McDowell begins with an overview of what strategic intellige…

  • Historical Dictionary of Chinese Intelligence

    Historical Dictionary of Chinese Intelligence
    av I. C. Smith

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810871748

    Although China's intelligence activities may not have been well documented, they can be traced back to the ancient writings of Sun Tzu, and espionage has been a characteristic of Chinese domestic politics and international relations ever since. The…

  • From Mythic to Linear

    From Mythic to Linear
    av Maria Nikolajeva

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810849525

    Now available in paperback! In this radically new approach to text typology, Maria Nikolajeva examines the depiction of time in literature for children. Nikolajeva identifies a continuum of texts ranging from those that depict non-linear time, typic…

  • Directory of Conductors' Archives in American Institutions

    Directory of Conductors' Archives in American Institutions
    av Henry Bloch

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810856684

    Musicians, conductors, students, and researchers can now have a list of conductor-related holdings and where to find them right at their fingertips. The Directory of Conductors' Archives in American Institutions lists the components and the location…

  • The A to Z of the Discovery and Exploration of the Pacific Islands

    The A to Z of the Discovery and Exploration of the Pacific Islands
    av Max Quanchi

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810868304

    The South Seas, as this region used to be called, conjured up images of adventure, belles and savages, romance and fabulous fortunes, but the long voyages of discovery and exploration of the vast Pacific Ocean were really an exercise in amazing logi…

  • Enter the Playmakers

    Enter the Playmakers
    av Thomas S. Hischak

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810857476

    A companion book to author Thomas Hischak's earlier volume Enter the Players: New York Stage Actors in the 20th Century (Scarecrow Press, 2003), Enter the Playmakers: Directors and Choreographers on the New York Stage explores the lives and careers…

  • The A to Z of Jainism

    The A to Z of Jainism
    av Kristi L. Wiley

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810868212

    Jain is the term used for a person who has faith in the teachings of the Jinas ("Spiritual Victors"). Jinas are human beings who have overcome all passions (kasayas) and have attained enlightenment or omniscience (kevala-jnana), who teach the truths…

  • All of Me

    All of Me
    av Jos Willems

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810857308

    Louis 'Satchmo' Armstrong was not only jazz's greatest musician and innovator, but also arguably its most famous entertainer and the frontal figure in the development of contemporary popular music. Overcoming social and political obstacles, he creat…

  • Information Pathways

    Information Pathways
    av Crystal Fulton

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810874268

    With the advent of the Information Society, access to resources is vital to the ordinary citizen, the academic, and the career professional, as well as in public administration and private enterprise. Information Pathways: A Problem-Solving Approach…

  • Historical Dictionary of Egypt

    Historical Dictionary of Egypt
    av Arthur, Jr. Goldschmidt, Robert Johnston, Arthur, Jr. Goldschmidt

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810848566

    This meticulous reference work will, like its precursors, become a valuable reference tool for everyone who needs accurate and timely information about Egypt, one of the most important countries in today's Middle East. Written by an established rese…

  • Five Directors

    Five Directors
    av Ira Skutch

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810834729

    Five Directors collects the fascinating memories of some of radio's most vivid personalities: Himan Brown, Axel Gruenberg, Fletcher Markle, Arch Oboloer, and Robert Lewis Shayon. They explain in their own words their journey through radio broadcasti…

  • Five Directors

    Five Directors
    av Ira Skutch

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810834835

    Five Directors collects the fascinating memories of some of radio's most vivid personalities: Himan Brown, Axel Gruenberg, Fletcher Markle, Arch Oboloer, and Robert Lewis Shayon. They explain in their own words their journey through radio broadcasti…

  • Film and Television Music

    Film and Television Music
    av Warren M. Sherk

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810876866

    Almost since films were first shown to the public, music has played a critical component in their success. Film and Television Music: A Guide to Books, Articles, and Composer Interviews compiles over 100 years of writings devoted to the subject of f…

  • More Than Words Can Say

    More Than Words Can Say
    av Marv Goldberg

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810835689

    The story of the Ink Spots is a rags-to-riches story beloved in American mythology. The success of the Ink Spots inspired many others to attempt (some merely mimicking) their popular and musical success. They were, without question, the most influen…

  • Theatrical Space

    Theatrical Space
    av William Faricy Condee

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810842113

    Too often directors and stage designers approach the architectural layout of theatres as obstructive to the creative process. Condee's book teaches theater professionals to work creatively within even the most restrictive theatrical space and transf…

  • Historical Dictionary of the People's Republic of China

    Historical Dictionary of the People's Republic of China
    av Lawrence R. Sullivan, Nancy R. Hearst, Lawrence R. Sullivan

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810833494

    Looks at this country during the period of 1949 through 1996, providing a brief history of the country during this time, which is marked by five distinct periods of economic reconstruction and political consolidation. Contains a selected bibliograph…

  • Gay and Lesbian American Plays

    Gay and Lesbian American Plays
    av Ken Furtado

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810826892

    Documenting the explosion of contemporary gay and lesbian theater, this bibliography provides a single reference for American gay and lesbian plays, playwrights, and companies, containing listings for more than 700 plays whose primary characters or…

  • Gay and Lesbian American Plays

    Gay and Lesbian American Plays
    av Ken Furtado

    Övrigt - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780585116464

  • Dracula's Daughters

    Dracula's Daughters

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810892958

    Almost as long as cinema has existed, vampires have appeared on screen. Symbolizing an unholy union between sex and death, the vampire-male or female-has represented the libido, a "repressed force" that consumed its victims. Early iconic representat…

  • Women, AIDS And Communities

    Women, AIDS And Communities
    av Gerry Pearlberg

    Pocket - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810824508

  • Muckrakers

    Muckrakers
    av Edd Applegate

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810861077

    During the 1800s, the United States progressed at a remarkable rate. Commerce gave rise to regional specialization and contributed to the growth of cities. By 1860 the nation had prospered to the extent that it no longer depended on Europe to purcha…

  • Muckrakers

    Muckrakers
    av Edd Applegate

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810861084

    During the 1800s, the United States progressed at a remarkable rate. Commerce gave rise to regional specialization and contributed to the growth of cities. By 1860 the nation had prospered to the extent that it no longer depended on Europe to purcha…

  • Historical Dictionary of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

    Historical Dictionary of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
    av Seth Spaulding

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810832886

    The goal of the Historical Dictionary of UNESCO is to make transparent what UNESCO does, how it does it, what some of the effects of its work have been, and how it organizes to accomplish its goals. Countries sending delegations to meetings and conf…

  • Representing Black Music Culture

    Representing Black Music Culture
    av Bill Banfield

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810877863

    In this collection of essays, interviews, and profiles, William Banfield reflects on his life as a musician and educator, as he weaves together pieces of cultural criticism and artistry, all the while paying homage to Black music of the last 40 year…

  • Questionnaires

    Questionnaires
    av Douglas R. Berdie

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810818842

    The second edition of Questionnaires: Design and Use has been greatly expanded from the original edition (1974), which has become a standard reference and training text for people using survey research techniques. It is a complete source of informat…

  • Common Stock Newspaper Abbreviations and Trading Symbols, Supplement One

    Common Stock Newspaper Abbreviations and Trading Symbols, Supplement One
    av Howard R. Jarrell

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810824195

    This book provides users with information covering the more than 2,400 changes and new listings that have occurred since the compilation of Jarrell's original volume. It is used with that book to give easy access in the same format to company names,…

  • The Twentieth-Century String Quartet

    The Twentieth-Century String Quartet
    av Ian Lawrence

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810840027

    Comprehensive database of original works written for the standard string quartet during the twentieth century. The sources of information include publishers' list, music reference materials, data from national music information centers, programmes,…

  • Paradise Lost

    Paradise Lost
    av Paul J. Klemp

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810831520

    Provides literary scholars and students at all levels with a comprehensive reference guide to the most important twentieth-century scholarship on this classic.

  • American Classic Screen Interviews

    American Classic Screen Interviews

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810876743

    First appearing in 1976, American Classic Screen was the publishing arm of The National Film Society. Intended for scholars and general readers interested in films from the golden age of cinema and beyond, the magazine ran for a decade and included…

  • Living History Museums

    Living History Museums
    av Scott Magelssen

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810858657

    Living history museums are cultural institutions that merge historical exhibits with live costumed performance. While unique and vitally important, they often compromise historical accuracy and authenticity for the sake of tourism and entertainment…

  • The Information Behavior of a New Generation

    The Information Behavior of a New Generation

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810885943

    Has the information behavior of children and youth changed significantly over the last two decades? The Information Behavior of a New Generation: Children and Teens in the 21st Century attempts to answer this question from a variety of viewpoints. T…

  • The Broadway Song Companion

    The Broadway Song Companion
    av David P. DeVenney

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810833739

    The Broadway Song Companion is the first complete guide and access point to the vast literature of the Broadway musical for the solo performer. Designed with the working actor in mind, the volume lists every song from over 210 Broadway shows, giving…

  • Ink into Bits

    Ink into Bits
    av Charles T. Meadow

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810835078

    A balanced portrayal of the future of communication and cultural literacy, trading, and the book in the 21st century.

  • Ink into Bits

    Ink into Bits
    av Charles T. Meadow

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810835085

    Ink into Bits is concerned with the impact and advantages of new technologies on human experiences from publishing, to education, to everyday recreational reading. Included is a bibliography, a list of recommended reading, and an appendix of statist…

  • The Cinema of John Boorman

    The Cinema of John Boorman
    av Brian Hoyle

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810883956

    John Boorman has written and directed more than 25 television and feature films, including such classics as Deliverance, Point Blank, Hope and Glory, and Excalibur. He has been nominated for five Academy Awards, including twice for best Director (De…

  • Historical Dictionary of Cold War Counterintelligence

    Historical Dictionary of Cold War Counterintelligence
    av Nigel West

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810857704

    The defection of Igor Gouzenko in September 1945, more so than any other single event, alerted the West to the nature and scale of the Soviet espionage offensive being waged by the Kremlin. Apart from the dozen or so defendants convicted of spying,…

  • The Jarmusch Way

    The Jarmusch Way
    av Julian Rice

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810885721

    Since the early 1980s, Jim Jarmusch has produced a handful of idiosyncratic films that have established him as one of the most imaginatively allusive directors in the history of American cinema. Three of his films-Dead Man (1995), Ghost Dog (1999),…

  • Faith Seeking Action

    Faith Seeking Action
    av Gregory P. Leffel

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780810858039

    In Faith Seeking Action, author Gregory Leffel links a description of the church as a global movement with a description of contemporary social movements that are actively challenging today's societies, such as the environmental, global justice, and…