Make us homepage
Add to Favorites
FAIL (the browser should render some flash content, not this).

Main page » Non-Fiction

Sort by: date | rating | most visited | comments | alphabetically

#1

#2

#3

#4

#5


Guide to Educational Leadership and Management
0
 
 
Guide to Educational Leadership and ManagementThe Guide to Educational Leadership and Management allows readers to gain knowledge of educational management in practice while providing insights into challenges facing educational leaders and the strategies, skills, and techniques needed to enhance administrative performance. This guide emphasizes the important skills that effective leaders must develop and refine, including communication, developing teams, coaching and motivating, and managing time and priorities.
 
  More..
A History of Modernist Literature
0
 
 
A History of Modernist LiteratureA History of Modernist Literature offers a critical overview of modernism in England between the late 1890s and the late 1930s, focusing on the writers, texts, and movements that were especially significant in the development of modernism during these years.
A stimulating and coherent account of literary modernism in England which emphasizes the artistic achievements of particular figures and offers detailed readings of key works by the most significant modernist authors whose work transformed early twentieth-century English literary culture
 
  More..
Forms and Degrees of Repetition in Texts: Detection and Analysis (Quantitative Linguistics [QL])
0
 
 

Forms and Degrees of Repetition in Texts: Detection and Analysis (Quantitative Linguistics [QL])

The volume presents objective methods to detect and analyse various forms of repetitions. Repetition of textual elements is more than a superficial phenomenon. It may even be considered as constitutive for units and relations in a text: on a primary level when no other way exists to establish a unit, and on a secondary, artistic level, where repetition is a consequence of the transfer of the equivalence principle.
 
  More..
The Formation of the English Kingdom in the Tenth Century
0
 
 

The Formation of the English Kingdom in the Tenth Century

The central argument of The Formation of the English Kingdom in the Tenth Century is that the English kingdom which existed at the time of the Norman Conquest was defined by the geographical parameters of a set of administrative reforms implemented in the mid- to late tenth century, and not by a vision of English unity going back to Alfred the Great (871-899).
 
  More..
Speaking Our Minds: Why human communication is different, and how language evolved to make it special
6
 
 

Speaking Our Minds: Why human communication is different, and how language evolved to make it specialSpeaking Our Minds: Why human communication is different, and how language evolved to make it special

Fascinating and original, Scott-Phillips presents a novel thesis explaining the origins and evolution of language to answer the questions of why language is unique to humans and how language developed. Drawing on evolutionary psychology, biology, linguistics and anthropology, it is essential reading for anyone interested in language's evolution.
 
  More..
Clinical Anatomy: A Case Study Approach
4
 
 

Clinical Anatomy: A Case Study ApproachClinical Anatomy: A Case Study Approach

Filled with 50 cases that consider 130 possible diagnoses, and more than 250 illustrations, this concise, highly accessible book is a must for medical students and professionals preparing for their courses, boards, and practice. With each chapter, you will gain insight into the fundamentals of human anatomy and--just as importantly--its relevance to actual clinical practice. Clinical Anatomy features an intuitive body region organization, which is consistent with the common instructional approach of medical gross anatomy courses. No other guide offers you the opportunity to interact with clinical conditions on a level that so closely approximates clinical practice.
 
  More..
Translation as Transformation in Victorian Poetry
7
 
 

Translation as Transformation in Victorian PoetryTranslation as Transformation in Victorian Poetry

Translation as Transformation in Victorian Poetry illuminates the dynamic mutual influences of poetic and translation cultures in Victorian Britain, drawing on new materials, archival and periodical, to reveal the range of thinking about translation in the era. The results are a new account of Victorian translation and fresh readings both of canonical poems (including those by Browning and Tennyson) and of non-canonical poems (including those by Michael Field).
 
  More..