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  • Rethinking Ethos

    Rethinking Ethos

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809334940

    Labels traditionally ascribed to women-mother, angel of the house, whore, or bitch-suggest character traits that do not encompass the complexities of women's identities or empower women's public speaking. Rethinking Ethos: A Feminist Ecological Appr…

  • Unmodern Philosophy and Modern Philosophy

    Unmodern Philosophy and Modern Philosophy
    av John Dewey

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809330799

    800x600Normal0falsefalsefalseEN-USX-NONEX-NONEMicrosoftInternetExplorer4In 1947 America's premier philosopher, educator, and public intellectual John Dewey purportedly lost his last manuscript on modern philosophy in the back of a taxicab. Now, sixt…

  • The Writing Cure

    The Writing Cure

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809322213

    Psychoanalysis and writing instruction have much to offer each other, asserts Mark Bracher. In this book, Bracher examines the intersection between these two fields and proposes pedagogical uses of psychoanalytic technique for writing instruction. P…

  • Backwards and Forwards

    Backwards and Forwards

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809311101

    Considered an essential text since its publication thirty-five years ago, this guide for students and practitioners of both theatre and literature complements, rather than contradicts or repeats, traditional methods of literary analysis of scripts.

  • Rhetorical Feminism and This Thing Called Hope

    Rhetorical Feminism and This Thing Called Hope
    av Cheryl Glenn

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809336944

    Rhetoric and feminism have yet to coalesce into a singular recognizable field. In this book, author Cheryl Glenn advances the feminist rhetorical project by introducing a new theory of rhetorical feminism. Clarifying how feminist rhetorical practice…

  • Adapturgy

    Adapturgy
    av Jane Barnette

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809336272

    Dramaturg Jane Barnette has put together an essential guide for theatre scholars and practitioners seeking to understand and participate in the process of adaptation for the stage. Employing the term "adapturgy" - her neologism for the art of adapta…

  • Stage Rigging Handbook

    Stage Rigging Handbook
    av Jay O. Glerum

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809327416

    Succinct and jargon free, ""Stage Rigging Handbook"" remains the only book in any language that covers the design, operation, and maintenance of stage-rigging equipment. It is written in an at-a-glance out-line form, yet contains in-depth informatio…

  • Seam

    Seam
    av Tarfia Faizullah

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809333257

    The poems in this captivating collection weave beauty with violence, the personal with the historic as they recount the harrowing experiences of the two hundred thousand female victims of rape and torture at the hands of the Pakistani army during th…

  • Women Making War

    Women Making War
    av Thomas F. Curran

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809338030

    Partisan activities of disloyal women and the Union army's reaction During the American Civil War, more than four hundred women were arrested and imprisoned by the Union Army in the St. Louis area. The majority of these women were fully aware of the…

  • Classical Rhetoric in English Poetry

    Classical Rhetoric in English Poetry
    av Brian Vickers

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809314966

    Back in print after 17 years, this is a concise history of rhetoric as it relates to structure, genre, and style, with special reference to English literature and literary criticism from Ancient Greece to the end of the 18th century.

  • Abraham Lincoln, Philosopher Statesman

    Abraham Lincoln, Philosopher Statesman
    av Joseph R. Fornieri

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809330591

    What constitutes Lincoln's political greatness as a statesman? As a great leader, he saved the Union, presided over the end of slavery, and helped to pave the way for an interracial democracy. His great speeches provide enduring wisdom about human e…

  • Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

    Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809333363

  • Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

    Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
    av Glenna R. Schroeder-Lein

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809333356

    The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, Illinois, houses a trove of invaluable historical resources concerning all aspects of the Prairie State's past. Treasures of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library commemorates the instituti…

  • Rhetoric and Composition as Intellectual Work

    Rhetoric and Composition as Intellectual Work

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809324330

    In response to those who insist that rhetoric and composition should remain only a service discipline, editor Gary A. Olson's Rhetoric and Composition as Intellectual Work demonstrates that it already is an intellectual discipline, that for at least…

  • John Dewey's Educational Philosophy in International Perspective

    John Dewey's Educational Philosophy in International Perspective

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809329113

    This title examines the global influence of philosopher John Dewey. ""John Dewey's Educational Philosophy in International Perspective"" brings together eleven experts from around the globe to examine the international legacy of the famous philosoph…

  • The Rhetoric of Cool

    The Rhetoric of Cool
    av Jeff Rice

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809327522

    The Rhetoric of Cool: Composition Studies and New Media offers a historical critique of composition studies' rebirth narrative, using that critique to propose a new rhetoric for new media work. Author Jeff Rice returns to critical moments during the…

  • The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant, Volume 23

    The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant, Volume 23
    av Ulysses S. Grant

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809322763

    Notified of his nomination for a second term in June 1872, Ulysses S. Grant accepted, promising ""the same zeal and devotion to the good of the whole people for the future of my official life, as shown in the past."" Challenged by a coalition of dis…

  • The Rise of Robert Dodsley

    The Rise of Robert Dodsley

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809316519

    Robert Dodsley (1703-1764) started life humbly for a man destined to become his century's premier bookseller and publisher. He began as an apprentice weaver and developed into a poet and playwright. He served as protege, publisher, or patron of Pope…

  • Descrying the Ideal

    Descrying the Ideal
    av Stephen Tyman

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809318407

  • Governor Henry Horner, Chicago Politics and the Great Depression

    Governor Henry Horner, Chicago Politics and the Great Depression
    av Charles J. Masters

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809327393

    Many have never heard of Governor Henry Horner of Illinois, yet his story is remarkable. ""Governor Henry Horner, Chicago Politics, and the Great Depression"" focuses on Horner's career in law and politics from 1915 to 1940, while examining the econ…

  • Chain of Gold

    Chain of Gold
    av Susan C. Jarratt

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809337538

    Barred from political engagement and legal advocacy, the second sophists composed and performed epideictic works for audiences across the Mediterranean world during the early centuries of the Common Era. In a wide-ranging study, author Susan C. Jarr…

  • Vote and Voice

    Vote and Voice
    av Wendy B. Sharer

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809325887

    Within the context of current interest in service learning and community-based rhetorical activism, Wendy B. Sharer explores the rhetorical and pedagogical practices through which two prominent post-suffrage organizationsthe League of Women Voters a…

  • Ambiguous Borderlands

    Ambiguous Borderlands
    av Erik Mortenson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809334322

    The image of the shadow in midtwentiethcentury America appeared across a variety of genres and media including poetry, pulp fiction, photography, and film. Drawing on an extensive framework that ranges from Cold War cultural histories to theorizatio…

  • A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800

    A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800
    av Philip H. Highfill

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809318032

    A major project begun in 1973 reaches its conclusion with the publication of volumes 15 and 16 of the Biographical Dictionary, a series considered a reference work of the first order by Theatre and Performing Arts Collections.Among performers highli…

  • A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800

    A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800
    av Philip H. Highfill

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809309191

    Volume 8 dis cusses, among others, the careers of Charles Incledon, the "English Ballad-Singer," boxing champion of England, "Gentleman" John Jackson, and members of the famous Kemble family-- Charles, Maria Theresa, Frances, Henry, John Philip, Pri…

  • A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800

    A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800
    av Philip H. Highfill

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809315260

    Like the works already published, these latest volumes of the Biographical Dictionary deal with theatre people of every ilk, ranging from dressers and one-performance actors to trumpeter John Shore (inventor of the tuning fork) and the incomparable…

  • A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800

    A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800
    av Philip H. Highfill

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809311309

    Those featured in Volume 10 include Margaret Martyr, a singer, actress, and dancer whose "conjugal virtues were often impeached," according to the July 1792Thespian Magazine. The Diction ary describes this least constant of lovers as "of middling he…

  • A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800

    A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800
    av Philip H. Highfill

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809308323

    In contrast to each other, Volume 5 is a sociological portrait of mostly little people in their tragic and comic efforts to achieve fame on the London stage during the Restoration and eighteenth century, whereas Volume 6 is dom inated by the glamour…

  • A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800

    A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800
    av Philip H. Highfill

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809308330

    In contrast to each other, Volume 5 is a sociological portrait of mostly little people in their tragic and comic efforts to achieve fame on the London stage during the Restoration and eighteenth century, whereas Volume 6 is dom inated by the glamour…

  • A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800

    A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800
    av Philip H. Highfill

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809306923

    Volumes three and four of this monumen tal work include full entries for all such illustrious names as those of the Cibbers-Colley, Theophilus, and Susanna Maria-Kitty Clive, and Charlotte Charke, George Colman, the Elder, and the Younger, William D…

  • Fallingwater and Pittsburgh

    Fallingwater and Pittsburgh

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809319572

    As series editor Narciso G. Menocal points out in his preface to "Wright Studies Volume One: Taliesin 1911 1914," each volume, focusing on a different subject, is envisioned as a forum for different views and interpretations of Wright s work. In "Wr…

  • Literacy as Involvement

    Literacy as Involvement
    av Deborah Brandt

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809330386

    In Literacy as Involvement, Deborah Brandt examines the cultural and social roots of the acts of reading and writing. The book asks, for example, whether literacy is a natural growth of or a radical shift from orality. It questions the contrary view…

  • Behind the Guns

    Behind the Guns
    av Clyde C. Walton

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809323425

    Much has been written of the infantry and the cavalry during the Civil War, but little attention has been paid the artillery. Through the battles of Chickamauga and Missionary Ridge in 1863 and the Atlanta Campaign of 1864 and with General Sherman's…

  • Negotiating Responsibility in the Criminal Justice System

    Negotiating Responsibility in the Criminal Justice System

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809322121

    These essays present a study of the issue of responsibility for actions in the criminal justice system. Attacking the problem on various levels, the contributors look at the assumptions made by institutions regarding offender responsibility, and the…

  • Frames of Evil

    Frames of Evil
    av Caroline Joan Picart

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809327249

    American filmmakers appropriate the ""look"" of horror in Holocaust films and often use Nazis and Holocaust imagery to explain evil in the world, say authors Caroline J. S. Picart and David A. Frank. In ""Frames of Evil: The Holocaust as Horror in A…

  • America's First Network TV Censor

    America's First Network TV Censor
    av Robert Pondillo

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809329182

    America's First Network TV Censor: The Work of NBC's Stockton Helffrich is a unique examination of early television censorship, centered around the papers of Stockton Helffrich, the first manager of the censorship department at NBC. Set against the…

  • The Collected Works of John Dewey v. 13; 1921-1922, Journal Articles, Essays, and Miscellany Published in the 1921-1922 Period

    The Collected Works of John Dewey v. 13; 1921-1922, Journal Articles, Essays, and Miscellany Published in the 1921-1922 Period
    av John Dewey

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809328086

    Volume 11 brings together all of Dewey's writings for 1918 and 1919. A Modern Language Association Committee on Scholarly Editions textual edition. Dewey's dominant theme in these pages is war and its after-math. In the Introduction, Oscar and Lilia…

  • A Shared History

    A Shared History
    av Amy J. Lueck

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809337422

    In the nineteenth century, advanced educational opportunities were not clearly demarcated and defined. Author Amy J. Lueck demonstrates that public high schools, in addition to colleges and universities, were vital settings for advanced rhetoric and…

  • The Rights of Lesbians and Gay Men

    The Rights of Lesbians and Gay Men
    av Nan D. Hunter

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809316342

    This handbook offers a careful survey of the rights of lesbians and gay men under the present law, specifically in regard to freedom of speech and association, employment, housing, the military, family relationships, protest and other expressive act…

  • The Long Shadow of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

    The Long Shadow of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address
    av Jared Peatman

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809333103

    When Abraham Lincoln addressed the crowd at the new national cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on November 19, 1863, he intended his speech to be his most eloquent statement on the inextricable link between equality and democracy. However, unwil…

  • The Long Shadow of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

    The Long Shadow of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address
    av Jared Peatman

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809337781

    When Abraham Lincoln addressed the crowd at the new national cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on November 19, 1863, he intended his speech to be his most eloquent statement on the inextricable link between equality and democracy. However, unwil…

  • Flowering Plants

    Flowering Plants

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809309221

    This eighth volume in the comprehen sive Illustrated Flora of Illinois series is the seventh volume devoted to flowering plants (the eighth volume is devoted to ferns) and the second treating dicotyledons, which include such well-known plants as ros…

  • From Red-Baiting to Blacklisting

    From Red-Baiting to Blacklisting
    av Barry B Witham

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809337750

    Author Barry B. Witham reclaims the work of Manny Fried, an essential American playwright so thoroughly blacklisted after he defied the House Committee on Un-American Activities in 1954, and again in 1964, that his work all but completely disappeare…

  • American Silent Film

    American Silent Film

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809324026

    This collection of 11 essays reveal the complexity of silent films and explore the era in which they were produced. Essentially, silent films conjure the names of Mary Pickford and a few white men, including Charlie Chaplin and D.W. Griffith. The wr…

  • Translating the Counterculture

    Translating the Counterculture
    av Erik Mortenson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809336548

    If countercultural literature is meant to "counter" a culture, what happens when another culture borrows that critique? Translating the Counterculture addresses that question by examining the reception of the Beat Generation in Turkey. There, the Be…

  • The Collected Works of John Dewey v. 1; 1899-1901, Journal Articles, Book Reviews, and Miscellany Published in the 1899-1901 Period, and the School and Society, and the Educational Situation

    The Collected Works of John Dewey v. 1; 1899-1901, Journal Articles, Book Reviews, and Miscellany Published in the 1899-1901 Period, and the School and Society, and the Educational Situation
    av John Dewey

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809327966

    Volume 11 brings together all of Dewey's writings for 1918 and 1919. A Modern Language Association Committee on Scholarly Editions textual edition. Dewey's dominant theme in these pages is war and its after-math. In the Introduction, Oscar and Lilia…

  • The Collected Works of John Dewey v. 1; 1899-1901, Journal Articles, Book Reviews, and Miscellany Published in the 1899-1901 Period, and the School and Society, and the Educational Situation

    The Collected Works of John Dewey v. 1; 1899-1901, Journal Articles, Book Reviews, and Miscellany Published in the 1899-1901 Period, and the School and Society, and the Educational Situation
    av John Dewey

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809307531

    Includes the complete text of The School and Society and The Educational Situation.

  • Working in the Wings

    Working in the Wings

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809334209

    Theatre has long been an art form of subterfuge and concealment. Working in the Wings: New Perspectives on Theatre History and Labor, edited by Elizabeth A. Osborne and Christine Woodworth, brings attention to what goes on behind-the-scenes in this…

  • The Papers of Ulysses S.Grant v. 25; 1874

    The Papers of Ulysses S.Grant v. 25; 1874
    av Ulysses S. Grant

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809324989

    Ulysses S. Grant faced numerous political challenges during 1874. In the south, the Republican party steadily receded from power. As the year opened, Grant conceded Texas to the Democrats, counseling the recently defeated Republican governor to ""yi…

  • Germans in Illinois

    Germans in Illinois
    av Miranda E. Wilkerson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809337217

    This engaging history of one of the largest ethnic groups in Illinois explores the influence and experiences of German immigrants and their descendants from their arrival in the middle of the nineteenth century to their heritage identity today. Coau…

  • Civil War Pharmacy

    Civil War Pharmacy
    av Michael A. Flannery

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809335923

    When the Civil War began, the U.S. pharmaceutical industry was concentrated almost exclusively in Philadelphia and was dominated by just a few major firms; when the war ended, Union laboratories were poised to expand nationwide. Civil War Pharmacy i…

  • Lincoln and Emancipation

    Lincoln and Emancipation
    av Edna Greene Medford

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809333639

    In this succinct study, Edna Greene Med-ford examines the ideas and events that shaped President Lincoln's responses to slavery, following the arc of his ideo-logical development from the beginning of the Civil War, when he aimed to pur-sue a course…

  • Lincoln and Emancipation

    Lincoln and Emancipation
    av Edna Greene Medford

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809337965

    In this succinct study, Edna Greene Medford examines the ideas and events that shaped President Lincoln's responses to slavery, following the arc of his ideological development from the beginning of the Civil War, when he aimed to pursue a course of…

  • The Collected Works of John Dewey v. 3; 1927-1928, Essays, Reviews, Miscellany, and ""Impressions of Soviet Russia

    The Collected Works of John Dewey v. 3; 1927-1928, Essays, Reviews, Miscellany, and ""Impressions of Soviet Russia
    av John Dewey

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809311323

    All of Dewey's writings for 1927and 1928 with the exception of The Public and Its Problems, which appears in Volume 2, A Modern Language Associ ation's Committee on Scholarly Editions textual edition.These essays are, as Sidorsky says in his Introdu…

  • The Dealmakers of Downstate Illinois

    The Dealmakers of Downstate Illinois
    av Robert E. Hartley

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809334742

    Many people are unaware that from 1945 to 1975, downstate lawmakers dominated the Illinois political arena. In The Dealmakers of Downstate Illinois, Robert E. Hartley details the lives and contributions of three influential southern Illinois politic…

  • The Vicksburg Assaults

    The Vicksburg Assaults

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809337194

    This anthology is an in-depth examination of General Ulysses S. Grant's unsuccessful assaults against Confederate defensive lines around the city of Vicksburg, Mississippi, on May 19 and May 22, 1863. After a series of victories through the state ea…

  • Memory, Transitional Justice, and Theatre in Postdictatorship Argentina

    Memory, Transitional Justice, and Theatre in Postdictatorship Argentina
    av Noe Montez

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809336296

    In Memory, Transitional Justice, and Theatre in Postdictatorship Argentina, author Noe Montez considers how theatre, as a site of activism, can produce memory narratives that change the public's reception to governmental policies that address a prev…

  • The Road Story and the Rebel

    The Road Story and the Rebel
    av Katie Mills

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809327096

    In ""The Road Story and the Rebel: Moving Through Film, Fiction, and Television"", Beat studies scholar Katie Mills examines how road stories, which have offered declarations of independence to generations of rebellious Americans, have been transfor…

  • The Burden of Prophecy

    The Burden of Prophecy
    av Albert Cook

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809320837

    Albert Cook examines the poetic and scriptural thinking of the Hebrew prophets and wisdom writers, focusing on the details of their thematic concentrations and on the posture they assume to orient themselves in their utterances.Homer, Confucius, the…

  • Composition and the Rhetoric of Science

    Composition and the Rhetoric of Science
    av Michael J. Zerbe

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809327409

    Composition and the Rhetoric of Science: Engaging the Dominant Discourse calls for instructors of first-year writing courses to employ primary scientific discourse in their teaching and for rhetoricians of science to think about teaching scientific…