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- Editions Rodopi 2011; US$ 87.00
The main section of this volume of essays addresses the topic of ?Performativity in Literature and Music?, a subject of high contemporary relevance since a substantial part of recent reflections in the humanities are concerned with the performance aspect of cultural activities, particularly in the arts. This decisive reorientation of scholarly interests... more...
- Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 55.35
Hauptbeschreibung Christof Bernhart geht von einem simplen Befund aus, der gleichwohl nicht gebührend beachtet wird: Die Rechtswissenschaft beschränkt sich zunehmend auf eine Gesetzestechnik. Es handelt sich um einen allmählichen Abbau, der aber bereits konkrete Auswirkungen zeitigt. Sie reichen bis auf das Selbstverständnis der Berufsangehörigen,... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2015; US$ 48.66
Biographische Informationen Dr. Alexandra Bernhart-Just leitet den Bereich klinische Pflegewissenschaft & Pflegeentwicklung der Bethesda Spital AG in Basel, Schweiz. Reihe Pflegewissenschaft und Pflegebildung - Band 010 more...
- Editions Rodopi 2006; US$ 112.00
Ulrich Weisstein, an international authority in the fields of comparative literature and comparative arts, has been a pioneer paving the way for present-day intermedia studies. Among his broad intermedial interests opera has always held a central place. For the first time this volume makes available his major contributions to opera criticism in compact... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2006; US$ 140.00
This book is both a contribution to an interdisciplinary study of literature and other media and a pioneering application of cognitive and frame-theoretical approaches to these fields. In the temporal media a privileged place for the coding of cognitive frames are the beginnings while in spatial media physical borders take over many framing functions.... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 98.00
In contrast to narrative, description is a much less researched phenomenon, and where it so far has found attention at all, scholars have almost always discussed it with fiction in mind. The all but exclusive concentration on literature has hitherto obscured the fact that description transcends literature and indeed the verbal media in general and... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2010; US$ 56.00
This volume contains a selection of nine essays with an interdisciplinary perspective. They were originally presented at the Sixth International Conference on Word and Music Studies, which was held at Edinburgh University in June 2007 and was organized by the International Association for Word and Music Studies (WMA). The contributions to this volume... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2014; US$ 63.00
The essays collected here raise a simple but rarely asked question: just what, exactly, is voice? From this founding question, many others proliferate: Is voice an animal category, as Aristotle thought? Or is it distinctively human? Is it essentially related to language? To music? To song and singing? Is it a mark of presence or of absence? Is it a... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2013; US$ 104.00
Readers who appear to be lost in a storyworld, members of theatre or cinema audiences who are moved to tears while watching a performance, beholders of paintings who are absorbed by the representations in front of them, players of computer games entranced by the fictional worlds in which they interactively participate ? all of these mental states of... more...