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- Koha Verlag 2014; US$ 17.24
Kann es sein, das Gaias einziger Sinn und Zweck darin besteht, die Menschheit zu unterstützen? Dass Menschen nicht einfach nur eine weitere Säugetierart auf einem Planeten sind, der sich um die Sonne dreht? Dass die Energie, die aufgrund der Schwingung dieses Planeten entsteht, auf dem Tun der Menschheit beruht, was sich wiederum auf das gesamte Universum... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95
This book argues that language systems determine language use to a greater extent than is generally assumed. The author demonstrates how the typological characteristics of a language determine even the most general aspects of our stylistic preferences. Through extensive analysis of examples in German and English, the author demonstrates how analogous... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 46.95
In this ground breaking work of synthesis, Monika Fludernik combines insights from literary theory and linguistics to provide a challenging new theory of narrative. This book is both an historical survey and theoretical study, with the author drawing on an enormous range of examples from the earliest oral study to contemporary experimental fiction.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 1993; US$ 228.00
Monika Fludernik presents a detailed analysis of free indirect discourse as it relates to narrative theory, and the crucial problematic of how speech and thought are represented in fiction. Building on the insights of Ann Banfield's Unspeakable Sentences , Fludernik radically extends Banfield's model to accommodate evidence from conversational narrative,... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 155.00
Policy-makers are concerned with facilitating labour mobility in the EU. In the 1990s, take-up of employment in other EU countries has remained small. This seminal work looks at the obstacles faced by women in the nursing and banking professions when they migrate between member states. Basing her analysis on the personal accounts of migrants, and discussions... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 199.00
Heinz von Foerster never paid heed to the boundaries of academic disciplines. Having worked for a decade in research on short- and microwave technology, he published a molecular theory of memory. It was adopted by a prominent neurophysiologist because it seemed to overcome the problem of storage space in the head. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 170.00
Health constitutes a core element of welfare states and a vital nerve in the trust relation between citizen and their governments. Focusing on the health sector, this book analyzes the closely interwoven relationship between the European Union and Member States. The authors explore the dynamic and multi-fold process of de-nationalizing health policies... more...
- De Gruyter 2005; US$ 307.00
This volume contains Klopstock?s biblical dramas ?Der Tod Adams? (The Death of Adam), ?Salomo? and ?David? from the years 1757, 1764 and 1772 respectively. The critical apparatus includes all extant evidence on the creation and printing of the works, together with the most important accounts of their effects. The Appendix includes an explanatory index... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 49.95
"Recommended" by Choice Enterprising Youth examines the agenda behind the shaping of nineteenth-century children?s perceptions and world views and the transmission of civic duties and social values to children by adults. The essays in this book reveal the contradictions involved in the perceptions of children as active or passive, as representatives... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 157.00
A comprehensive analysis of environmental liability law in Europe. more...