By Celeste Ray
Accessibly written and educated by way of the newest study that recovers the ethnic range of the early South and files the newer arrival of latest cultural teams, this quantity significantly expands upon the modest Ethnic existence component to the unique Encyclopedia. participants describe 88 ethnic teams that experience lived within the South from the Mississippian interval (1000-1600) to the current. They contain 34 American Indian teams, in addition to the various groups with eu, African, and Asian cultural ties that got here to the quarter after 1600. Southerners from all backgrounds tend to locate themselves represented here.
By Darrell B. Lockhart
Many readers are blind to the titanic universe of Latin American technology fiction, which has its roots within the 18th century and has flourished to the current day. simply because technological know-how fiction is a part of Latin American pop culture, it displays cultural and social issues and reviews on modern society. whereas there's a growing to be physique of feedback on Latin American technology fiction, so much reports deal with just a unmarried writer or paintings. This reference bargains a vast evaluate of Latin American technology fiction. integrated are alphabetically prepared entries on 70 Latin American technology fiction writers.
While a few of these are canonical figures, others were principally ignored. given that a lot of technological know-how fiction has been written via ladies, many ladies writers are profiled. each one access is ready through a professional contributor and features a brief biography, a dialogue of the writer's works, and first and secondary bibliographies. the quantity closes with a basic bibliography of anthologies and criticism.
By Joseph E. Harmon,Alan G. Gross
The skill to speak in print and individual is key to the lifetime of a winning scientist. yet considering the fact that writing is usually secondary in clinical schooling and educating, there is still an important want for courses that train scientists how most sensible to express their learn to basic audiences. The Craft of clinical Communication will train technological know-how scholars and scientists alike tips on how to increase the readability, cogency, and communicative energy in their phrases and images.
In this outstanding advisor, Joseph E. Harmon and Alan G. Gross have mixed their decades of expertise within the paintings of technological know-how writing to investigate released examples of ways the easiest scientists speak. equipped topically with details at the structural components and the fashion of medical communications, every one bankruptcy attracts on versions of previous successes and screw ups to teach scholars and practitioners how most sensible to barter the area of print, on-line e-book, and oral presentation.
By Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen,Kurt Ranke,Rolf Wilhelm Brednich,Doris Boden
Dieses umfassende Nachschlagewerk bündelt die Ergebnisse von quick zwei Jahrhunderten internationaler Forschung im Bereich volkstümlicher Erzähltradition. Die Autoren vergleichen die reichen Sammelbestände mündlich und schriftlich überlieferter Erzählungen aus den verschiedensten Ethnien und zeigen die sozialen, historischen, geistigen und religiösen Hintergründe auf.
By Theresa Bane
By Hugh Ruppersburg,John C. Inscoe
This quantity includes biographical and important discussions of Georgia writers from the 19th century to the current in addition to different info pertinent to Georgia literature. geared up in alphabetical order via writer, the entries talk about every one author's existence and paintings, contributions to Georgia heritage and tradition, and relevance to wider currents in nearby and nationwide literature. Lists of instructed readings complement such a lot entries.
Especially vital Georgia books have their very own entries: works of social value akin to Lillian Smith's Strange Fruit, foreign publishing sensations like Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind, and crowning creative achievements together with Jean Toomer's Cane. The literary tradition of the kingdom can be coated, with details at the Georgia Review and different journals; the Georgia heart for the booklet, which promotes authors and interpreting; and the Townsend Prize, given in reputation of the year's most sensible fiction. this is often a necessary quantity for readers who wish either to rejoice and examine extra approximately Georgia's literary heritage.
By Timothy Haab,John Whitehead
Accessible to scholars and practitioners with no a sophisticated measure in environmental economics, this crucial reference paintings pinpoints the function of the financial system in either growing and fixing a few of the world's so much urgent environmental challenges.
• presents stand-alone, easy-to-understand, politically impartial, and factually pushed entries via top specialists on the entire significant subject matters and subject matters in environmental and traditional source economics
• offers a usable framework for readers with no a sophisticated measure within the topic to appreciate debates within the public discussion board on environmental and average source economics
• gives you the main entire evaluate of 1 of the fastest-growing subdisciplines of economics
By Alla Schatz
Was möchte ich? Hilfe für Klavierlehrer, Schüler und Eltern leisten.
Was denke ich? Wenn ein junger Mensch durch unseren Unterricht Freude am Musizieren hat, sich am Klavier frei und nicht verkrampft fühlt, wenn alle technischen Probleme beim Klavierspiel gelöst sind und der Klang schön und vollkommen geworden ist - dann dürfen wir als Klavierlehrer glücklich und befriedigt sein, dass wir mit Recht der "holden Kunst" - Musik - dienen können.
By Stephen E Atkins
This paintings deals a sweeping choice of A–Z entries and first resource files that offers a radical exam of all of the members, teams, and occasions surrounding the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
• contains three introductory essays, greater than one hundred seventy entries, 60 photos, and 10 charts
• A files quantity of greater than fifty five key basic resource records, together with new ones further for the second one edition
• a close chronology of key occasions surrounding the September 11 terrorist attacks
• An annotated bibliography directory the main authoritative works approximately 9/11
By Eirin Mobekk
This ebook assesses the UN Peace Operations in Haiti and establishes what classes might be taken under consideration for destiny operations elsewhere.
Specifically, the ebook examines the UN’s methods to protection and balance, demobilisation, disarmament and reintegration (DDR), police, justice and felony reform, democratisation, and transitional justice and their interdependencies during the seven UN missions in Haiti. Drawing on vast fieldwork and interviews performed in Haiti, it identifies strengths and weaknesses of those techniques and makes a speciality of the connections among those diversified sectors. It locations those efforts within the broader Haitian political context, emphasises monetary improvement as a critical issue to sustainability, presents a civil society viewpoint, and discusses the various constraints the UN confronted in enforcing its mandates. The ebook additionally serves as a old account of UN involvement in Haiti, which comes at a time whilst the drawdown of the venture has started. In an atmosphere the place the UN is more and more trying to behavior safety quarter reform (SSR) in the context of built-in missions, this e-book could be a helpful contribution to the controversy on intervention, UN peace operations and SSR.
This ebook may be of curiosity to scholars of peace operations and peacekeeping, clash reports, protection reviews and IR in general.