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A Day in the News

A Stylistic Analysis of Newsspeak

by Massimiliano Morini

<p><em>A Day in the News</em> is the linguistic description of a single day in the life of the British press – Wednesday, 19 August 2015. Employing a variety of tools and methods – from multimodality to pragmatics, from close reading to ...

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A Descriptive Catalogue of the Music Collection at Burghley House, Stamford

by Gerald Gifford

<p>This title was first published in 2002: Burghley House, Stamford, was built between 1555 and 1587 for William Cecil, Lord Burghley, the Lord High Treasurer to Queen Elizabeth I. The library there contains an extensive collection of manuscript

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A Dictionary of Disaster Management

by Olivier Rubin & Rasmus Dahlberg

<p>A Dictionary of Disaster Management offers over 200 terms covering different disasters from a social science perspective, brining together insights from many different disciplines including sociology, political science, history, anthropology,

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A Dictionary of English Folklore

by Jacqueline Simpson & Steve Roud

<p>This Dictionary is part of the Oxford Reference Collection: using sustainable print-on-demand technology to make the acclaimed backlist of the Oxford Reference programme perennially available in hardback format. An engrossing guide to English

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A Dictionary of Film Studies

by Annette Kuhn & Guy Westwell

<p>Written by experts in the field, this dictionary covers all aspects of film studies, including terms, concepts, debates, and movements in film theory and criticism, national, international and transnational cinemas, film history, film ...

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A Dictionary of Gender Studies

by Gabriele Griffin

<p>This new dictionary provides clear and accessible definitions of a range of terms from within the fast-developing field of gender studies. It covers terms which have emerged out of gender studies, such as cyber feminism, double burden, and ...

ISBN: 9780192534668

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A Dictionary of Jews and Jewish Life

by Dan Cohn-Sherbok

<p><em>A Dictionary of Jews and Jewish Life</em> is a handy guide for anyone seeking knowledge about the Jewish faith and the Jewish people. Containing thousands of entries, it describes a vast number of features of the Jewish religion as well ...

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A Dictionary of Social Media

by Daniel Chandler & Rod Munday

<p>This fascinating dictionary covers the whole realm of social media, providing accessible, authoritative, and concise entries centred primarily on websites and applications that enable users to create and share content, or to participate in ...

ISBN: 9780192518521

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A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

by John Harris & Vicky White

<p>This new edition has been fully revised and updated to provide over 1,800 A-Z definitions of terms from the field of social care, concentrating on social work as a significant area within this field. Covering social work theories, methods, ...

ISBN: 9780192516862

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A Dictionary of World Mythology

by Arthur Cotterell

<p>The powerful gods of Greece, Rome, and Scandinavia, the more mystical deities of Buddhist and Hindu India, and the stern spirits of the African and American continents all reflect very different civilizations, yet they also demonstrate the ...

ISBN: 9780191078934

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A Different Road Taken

Profiles In Critical Communication

by John A Lent

<p>Dallas Smythe, George Gerbner, Herbert Schiller, James Halloran, Kaarle Nordenstreng- these five seminal figures form the backbone of current scholarship in critical communication. From policy research to television demographics and from ...

ISBN: 9780429719806

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A Discourse Upon The Origin And The Foundation Of The Inequality Among Mankind

by Jean Jacques Rousseau

<p>Jean Jacques Rousseau was born at Geneva, June 28, 1712, the son of a watchmaker of French origin. His education was irregular, and though he tried many professions—including engraving, music, and teaching—he found it difficult to support ...

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A European Youth Revolt

European Perspectives on Youth Protest and Social Movements in the 1980s

by Bart van der Steen

<p>During the early 1980s, large parts of Europe were swept with riots and youth revolts. Radicalised young people occupied buildings and clashed with the police in cities such as Zurich, Berlin and Amsterdam, while in Great Britain and France, ...

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A Fast Road to the Study of Emotions

An Introduction

by Arne Vikan

<p>This book is an ideal introduction to work in psychology and the neurosciences. Walking us through the key topics including historical, developmental and cultural perspectives, the book shows that the different types of emotions each is an ...

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A Feminist Companion to the Posthumanities

by Rosi Braidotti & Cecilia Åsberg

<p>This companion is a cutting-edge primer to critical forms of the posthumanities and the feminist posthumanities, aimed at students and researchers who want to catch up with the recent theoretical developments in various fields in the ...

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A Feminist Post-transsexual Autoethnography

Challenging Normative Gender Coercion

by Julie Elizabeth Peters

<p>Gender as a social class along with its concomitant heteronormative gender coercion seem to be intransigent across time and cultures. But across these cultures we also see a degree of nonconforming behaviour which very often carries ...

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A Feminist Voyage through International Relations

by J. Ann Tickner

<p>J. Ann Tickner is ranked among the most influential scholars of international relations. As one of the founders of the field of feminist international relations, she is also among the most pioneering. In many ways her academic career has ...

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A Formula for Eradicating Racism

Debunking White Supremacy

by Timothy McGettigan & Earl Smith

<p>In this book, Tim McGettigan and Earl Smith make the unprecedented argument that racism is a remediable form of suggestion-induced sadism. The authors explain in plain terms how societies like the USA construct racism, and put forward a ...

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A Formula for Eradicating Racism

Debunking White Supremacy

by Timothy McGettigan & Earl Smith

In this book Tim McGettigan  and Earl Smith make the unprecedented argument that racism is a remediable form of suggestion-induced sadism. Smith and McGettigan explain in plain terms how societies like the USA construct racism, and they also ...

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A Foul and Pestilent Congregation

Images of Freaks in Baroque Art

by Barry Wind

<p>First published in 1998, this volume explores how in the seventeenth century depictions of human oddity, hunchbacks, cripples, dwarfs, appeared regularly in the work of both minor and major artists including Veláquez, Rubens, Van Dyck and ...

ISBN: 9780429865138

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