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  • Solidarity or Barbarism

    Solidarity or Barbarism
    av Gianluca Bocchi

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820431475

    "Solidarity or Barbarism" traces the multiple and complex roots of European peoples, and contrasts this pluralism with the recurring tragedy of -ethnic cleansing, - a tragedy which the authors argue has been all too common in European history. By pr…

  • Perspectives on the Unity and Integration of Knowledge

    Perspectives on the Unity and Integration of Knowledge

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820434872

    Addressing itself to the problem of knowledge fragmentation, this collection of essays seeks to develop strategies from a variety of perspectives: scientific, religious, and pedagogical. The newly founded Association for the Unity and Integration of…

  • Chene Et Chien

    Chene Et Chien
    av Raymond Queneau

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820423111

    The French writer Raymond Queneau (1903-1976) is coming to be recognized as one of the major voices in 20th-century literature. Although twelve of his novels have been translated, "Chene et Chien," considered by specialists to be the keystone of his…

  • Plato's Dialogue Form and the Care of the Soul

    Plato's Dialogue Form and the Care of the Soul
    av Mark Moes

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820444598

    Plato's Dialogue Form and the Care of the Soul discusses how to read a Platonic dialogue and includes detailed readings of the Symposium and the Philebus. In light of recent nondogmatic and dramatic readings of Plato's work, it argues that the dialo…

  • Frames within Frames

    Frames within Frames
    av Suzanne Oberhardt

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820451664

    The art museum has changed shape. Its bricks have been flattened on paper, celluloid, and plastic and diffused into virtual spaces. The relationship between flesh and environment has been irrevocably changed as people no longer have to "attend" the…

  • Youthful Imagination

    Youthful Imagination
    av Georgina Tsolidis

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820468341

  • Of Scholars, Savants, and Their Texts

    Of Scholars, Savants, and Their Texts

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820408347

  • The Intellectual as a Detective

    The Intellectual as a Detective
    av Angelo Castagnino

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433125188

    The Intellectual as a Detective: From Leonardo Sciascia to Roberto Saviano offers a fresh perspective on both Italian crime fiction and the role of the intellectual in Italian society. By analyzing the characterization of men of culture as investiga…

  • La Cronica Sarracina

    La Cronica Sarracina
    av Gloria Alvarez-Hesse

    Inbunden - 1990 - Spanska - ISBN: 9780820409849

    Este estudio se fija en la Cronica sarracina, una obra narrativa de Pedro del Corral de la primera mitad del siglo XV. Para determinar si la obra es una cronica (como significa el titulo), una novela historica primitiva (como algunos historiadores l…

  • Moral Economy and American Realistic Novels

    Moral Economy and American Realistic Novels
    av Da Zheng

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820427737

    Through its examination of nineteenth-century American realistic novels in their cultural context. "Moral Economy and American Realistic Novels" arguesthe importance of cultural motifs - such as insanity, lack of sympathy, and attention seeking - in…

  • Doing Democracy

    Doing Democracy

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433103438

    In this provocative collection of essays with a distinctly critical and nuanced approach to how democracy is taught, learned, understood, and lived, authors from four continents share their visions on how democracy needs to be cultivated, critiqued,…

  • Doing Democracy

    Doing Democracy

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820497457

    In this provocative collection of essays with a distinctly critical and nuanced approach to how democracy is taught, learned, understood, and lived, authors from four continents share their visions on how democracy needs to be cultivated, critiqued,…

  • Giving Care, Writing Self

    Giving Care, Writing Self
    av Joseph Schneider

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820448640

    The authors of this unconventional social science text draw on the division and difference in late-twentieth-century human science to write a critical, reflexive ethnography. The book's substantive focus is, simultaneously, the caregiving work and s…

  • International Proverb Scholarship

    International Proverb Scholarship
    av Wolfgang Mieder

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820457079

    This bibliography is a continuation of the three previous volumes of Wolfgang Mieder's "International Proverb Scholarship: An Annotated Bibliography "(1982, 1990, 1993). This new volume completes the registration of paremiological and phraseological…

  • "All Men and Women Are Created Equal"

    "All Men and Women Are Created Equal"
    av Wolfgang Mieder

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433126734

    Even a cursory glance at the letters, speeches, and essays of Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902) and Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906) reveals that these two nineteenth-century feminists relied on Biblical and folk proverbs to make their relentless case…

  • Authentic African Christianity

    Authentic African Christianity
    av Peter Nlemadim DomNwachukwu

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820444505

    How deeply committed to the Christian faith are the Igbo? This question is both timely and current for the issue of practicing Christianity in Igboland, and deserves both objective and enduring answers. To answer this question objectively and sugges…

  • Learning to Heal

    Learning to Heal
    av Luz Maria Hernandez Saenz

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820433288

    The professionalization of medicine in Mexico may be traced back to the eighteenth century when new European ideologies, organization of the Bourbon armies, and changing social values laid its foundations. This work examines the organization of the…

  • The Infinitude of the Private Man

    The Infinitude of the Private Man
    av Sallee Fox Engstrom

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820433110

    Recent scholarship has uncovered much that is significant in the work of the later Emerson, especially in his lectures of the forties and fifties. This book relates Ralph Waldo Emerson's 1851-1861 lecturing in Western New York state to the reform mo…

  • The Evolution of a Muslim Democrat

    The Evolution of a Muslim Democrat
    av Charles Allers

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433123566

    Long before the recent "Arab Spring", when the topic of democracy with in many Muslim countries took center stage internationally, Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim, an energetic and charismatic politician, had been one of the most vocal global proponents of…

  • Weighing Delight and Dole

    Weighing Delight and Dole
    av Peter B Waldeck

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820408460

    This work establishes a concept of anxiety reduction which is applied to a discussion of the literature on comedy and tragedy in order to propose new definitions of these genres. The results of this theoretical treatment are then employed in analyse…

  • Consensus Democracy?

    Consensus Democracy?
    av Gunther M Hega

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820428772

    "Consensus Democracy"? examines education policy in Switzerland from a comparative perspective. It breaks new ground in providing a comprehensive analysis of the variations of Swiss state and local educational systems and the attempts to coordinate…

  • Felisberto Hernandez y el Pensamiento Filosofico

    Felisberto Hernandez y el Pensamiento Filosofico
    av Julio A. Rosario-Andaujar

    Inbunden - 1999 - Spanska - ISBN: 9780820441979

  • Italians in Brazil

    Italians in Brazil
    av Gloria La Cava

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820439716

  • Dismantling the Disabling Environments of Education

    Dismantling the Disabling Environments of Education

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433163166

    Dismantling the Disabling Environments of Education: Creating New Cultures and Contexts for Accommodating Difference challenges assumptions that view people of difference to be "abnormal," that isolate attention to their difference solely in the ind…

  • Dismantling the Disabling Environments of Education

    Dismantling the Disabling Environments of Education

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433163159

    Dismantling the Disabling Environments of Education: Creating New Cultures and Contexts for Accommodating Difference challenges assumptions that view people of difference to be "abnormal," that isolate attention to their difference solely in the ind…

  • Journalism in the Civil War Era

    Journalism in the Civil War Era
    av Gregory A. Borchard

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433107221

    Journalism in the Civil War Era examines the contributions of newspapers and magazines to the American public's understanding of the nation's greatest internal conflict. It documents the effect the Civil War had on journalism, and the effect journal…

  • Forro and Redemptive Regionalism from the Brazilian Northeast

    Forro and Redemptive Regionalism from the Brazilian Northeast
    av Jack A. Draper III

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433110764

    For the many poor and working-class Northeastern Brazilians who have been displaced from their home region for economic reasons, the music of forro is a redemptive attempt at establishing an immanent relationship to history and community in the dias…

  • Edmond Jabes the Poetry of the Nomad

    Edmond Jabes the Poetry of the Nomad
    av William Kluback

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820438337

    "The Poetry of the Nomad" is a unique attempt to write a nomad's poetry, to encounter both desert and book, to speak and to be silent toward the divine. The poet accepts and denies the divine. His conversations are heard and not heard. Words designa…

  • Reading the Anglo-Saxon Self Through the Vercelli Book

    Reading the Anglo-Saxon Self Through the Vercelli Book
    av Amity Reading

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433140549

    Reading the Anglo-Saxon Self Through the Vercelli Book explores conceptions of subjectivity in Anglo-Saxon England by analyzing the contents and sources of the Vercelli Book, a tenth-century compilation of Old English religious poetry and prose. The…

  • The Search for Ultimate Reality

    The Search for Ultimate Reality
    av Dan Lioy

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820481210

  • Ezra Pound's (Post)Modern Poetics and Politics

    Ezra Pound's (Post)Modern Poetics and Politics
    av Roxana Preda

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820449838

    Ezra Pound, the poet called -the contemporary of our grandchildren-, has exercised enormous influence on the development of American poetry and criticism. This impact on the world of letters is only grudgingly acknowledged today, since it comes from…

  • Holiness and Community in 2 Cor 6:14-7:1

    Holiness and Community in 2 Cor 6:14-7:1
    av J. Ayodeji Adewuya

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820455570

    This book examines 2 Cor 6:14-7:1 and argues that its theological message is communal holiness. It culminates in an attempt to posit a Pauline theology of corporate sanctification in the Corinthian correspondence. Paul's view of sanctification, it i…

  • Irritable Bodies and Postmodern Subjects in Pynchon, Puig, Volponi

    Irritable Bodies and Postmodern Subjects in Pynchon, Puig, Volponi
    av Giorgio Mobili

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820497136

    Irritable Bodies and Postmodern Subjects in Pynchon, Puig, Volponi examines the recurrence of violent body figuration in the fiction of Pynchon, Puig, and Volponi, and also in the fiction of several other postmodern authors who published their liter…

  • Prisons and Visions

    Prisons and Visions
    av Helen Schawlow

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820409429

    This innovative study of the works of Pierre Unik (1909-1945) guides the reader through the life and times of the poet-activist- journalist-screenwriter closely associated with the Surrealists. Unik is primarily known through his association with so…

  • Serious Fiction

    Serious Fiction
    av Duncan McColl Chesney

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433134043

    Serious Fiction explores the novels of J.M. Coetzee, in dialogue with key works of the European literary tradition and several contemporary masterworks of world literature, in order to flesh out an ethico-aesthetic ideal for the contemporary novel.…

  • The Pilgrim and the Book

    The Pilgrim and the Book
    av Julia Holloway Bolton

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820420905

    Julia Bolton Holloway's "The Pilgrim and the Book: A Study of Dante, Langland and Chaucer" investigates major fourteenth-century texts, the "Commedia, Piers Plowman" and "The Canterbury Tales," in the light of the medieval theory and practice of pil…

  • "And in the Seventh Day"

    "And in the Seventh Day"
    av Guy L. Robbins

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820405049

    -"And in the Seventh Day"- expounds the actual import of the traditional, -fourth commandment- reference to God the Almighty's having -rested- in the seventh day and explains Jesus Christ's apparent disregard for this precept's sabbath day prohibiti…

  • Race and Education

    Race and Education
    av Alan Wieder

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820436906

    The relationship between race and education continues as a major issue in American Society. This book, which includes Alan Wieder's work over the last twenty years, addresses issues like racism, racial bigotry, and racial inequality in both school a…

  • Adolescents' Online Literacies

    Adolescents' Online Literacies

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433130663

    This revised edition of Adolescents' Online Literacies: Connecting Classrooms, Digital Media, and Popular Culture features a variety of digital tools for humanizing pedagogy. For example, the book examines numerous artistic representations of young…

  • Limits and Life

    Limits and Life
    av Sigurdur Arni Thordarson

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433117039

    Limits and Life: Meaning and Metaphors in the Religious Language of Iceland not only contributes to the field of Nordic cultural history, it is a valuable resource for those who may find themselves confronting threats and preparing for catastrophes…

  • Literatur Als Gegenwelt

    Literatur Als Gegenwelt
    av Frank Schlossbauer

    Inbunden - 1998 - Tyska - ISBN: 9780820430133

    Die vorliegende Arbeit entwickelt eine kultur- und psychohistorische Deutung literarischer Komik und ihres geschichtlichen Wandels vom 16. bis zum 18. Jahrhundert, die in theoretischer Hinsicht vor allem Norbert Elias' Konzept des Zivilisationsproze…

  • Facets of Pauline Discourse in Christocentric and Christotelic Perspective

    Facets of Pauline Discourse in Christocentric and Christotelic Perspective
    av Dan Lioy

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433134234

    In this thought-provoking study, Dan Lioy asserts that a Christocentric and Christotelic perspective is an unmistakable feature of Paul's discourse. The journey begins with an analysis of the old Adamic creation in Genesis 1-3 before digressing into…

  • A Comparative Study Between Minjung Theology and Reformed Theology from a Missiological Perspective

    A Comparative Study Between Minjung Theology and Reformed Theology from a Missiological Perspective
    av Sang-Bok Lee

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820427027

    How does Reformed theology compare with liberation theology with respect to the Protestant church's mission in Korea? Why has the Korean conservative church lost its social impact in its mission? Using a highly unique approach, the author examines t…

  • Shoot First and Ask Questions Later

    Shoot First and Ask Questions Later
    av Justin Lewis

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820474182

    Based on extensive original research, Shoot First and Ask Questions Later provides a comprehensive analysis of media coverage of the war in Iraq in 2003. The authors look closely at the main actors involved through a broad range of interviews with j…

  • Communicating Colonialism

    Communicating Colonialism

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433121937

    Uniting communication and postcolonial studies, this volume historically situates seminal essays in the field alongside new essays that aim to answer the question: "How, if at all, might communication scholars extend, or even renew, the postcolonial…

  • Entertainment and Politics

    Entertainment and Politics
    av David Jackson

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433106552

    Now in its second edition, Entertainment & Politics is an essential text for understanding how young people acquire and hold political beliefs over time. In this updated and expanded edition, the author reaches beyond the U.S., including research on…

  • "The Supremes"

    "The Supremes"
    av Barbara A. Perry

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820495484

    This second edition of "The Supremes" introduces readers to the Supreme Court's newest members, Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito, with vivid biographical sketches and riveting accounts of how they successfully navigated the politi…

  • The Mandate of the Church in the Apocalypse of John

    The Mandate of the Church in the Apocalypse of John
    av Olutola K. Peters

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820474618

    The Mandate of the Church in the Apocalypse of John fills a gap in the scholarly literature on the Apocalypse of John by offering a comprehensive discussion of what the Church is called upon to be and do. It delineates various tasks and functions of…

  • A Culture of Deference

    A Culture of Deference
    av F. Ugboaja Ohaegbulam

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820495385

    This book explores the culture of deference by the legislative branch to the executive branch on foreign policy issues, particularly regarding the George W. Bush administration's rush to war in Iraq in 2003. By authorizing President Bush to go to wa…

  • Fiction and the Social Contract

    Fiction and the Social Contract
    av Larry L Langford

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820438498

    Although postmodernism has questioned the distinction between history and fiction, it has not weakened it. History is a discourse with necessary consequences. Since Plato its distinction from fiction has been recognized as a fundamental aspect of th…

  • Opacity

    Opacity
    av David A. B. Murray

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820455129

  • Minding the Obligation Gap in Community Colleges and Beyond

    Minding the Obligation Gap in Community Colleges and Beyond
    av Jeremiah J. Sims

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433177132

    It is difficult to find justice-centered books geared specifically for community college practitioners interested in achieving campus wide educational equity. It is even more difficult to find a book in this vein written, exclusively, by community c…

  • Minding the Obligation Gap in Community Colleges and Beyond

    Minding the Obligation Gap in Community Colleges and Beyond
    av Jeremiah J. Sims

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781433177125

    It is difficult to find justice-centered books geared specifically for community college practitioners interested in achieving campus wide educational equity. It is even more difficult to find a book in this vein written, exclusively, by community c…