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  • Memory in Cultureby Prof Astrid Erll

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 31.00

    This book questions the sociocultural dimensions of remembering. It offers an overview of the history and theory of memory studies through the lens of sociology, political science, anthropology, psychology, literature, art and media studies; documenting current international and interdisciplinary memory research in an unprecedented way. more...

  • Cultural Memory Studiesby Astrid Erll; Ansgar Nünning; Sara Young

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 31.79

    This handbook represents the interdisciplinary and international field of ?cultural memory studies? for the first time in one volume. Articles by renowned international scholars offer readers a unique overview of the key concepts of cultural memory studies. The handbook not only documents current research in an unprecedented way; it... more...

  • Schule und Sachunterricht in Ost- und Westdeutschlandby Prof. Dr. Astrid Kaiser; Silke Pfeiffer

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2007; US$ 41.92

    Silke Pfeiffer untersucht, wie Lehrpersonen ihre Schüler, ihren eigenen Unterricht und den Unterricht im jeweils anderen Teil Deutschlands wahrnehmen, aus welchen Traditionen ihr pädagogisches Selbstverständnis resultiert und wie die Unterschiede fruchtbar gemacht werden können. Ihre kontrastiven Ergebnisse in Bezug auf Lehrerausbildung, Umgang mit... more...

  • Risikomanagement in Verbändenby Prof. Dr. Dieter Witt; Astrid Heilmair

    Gabler Verlag 2009; US$ 24.08

    Astrid Heilmair entwickelt eine theoretische, empirisch fundierte und zugleich praxisorientierte Vorgehensweise, die Verbände bei der Etablierung und operativen Umsetzung eines Risikomanagements unterstützt. more...

  • Coffee, Tea, Chocolate, and the Brainby Astrid Nehlig

    CRC Press 2004; US$ 159.95

    Coffee, tea, and chocolate are among the most frequently consumed products in the world. The pleasure that many experience from these edibles is accompanied by a range of favorable and adverse effects on the brain that have been the focus of a wealth of recent research. Coffee, Tea, Chocolate, and the Brain presents new information on the long-debated... more...

  • Metal Ions in Biological Systemsby Astrid Sigel

    CRC Press 2004; US$ 319.00

    Metal ions are currently used for such applications as diabetes, anti-inflammatory, rheumatoid arthritis, psychiatric, and anti-ulcer medications, using compounds of vanadium, copper and zinc, gold, lithium, and bismuth, respectively. This text explores these applications in addition to an assessment of chelation therapy, uses in environmental sciences,... more...

  • Not My Mother's Sisterby Astrid Henry

    Indiana University Press 2004; US$ 15.95

    "No matter how wise a mother's advice is, we listen to our peers." At least that's writer Naomi Wolf's take on the differences between her generation of feminists -- the third wave -- and the feminists who came before her and developed in the late '60s and '70s -- the second wave. In Not My Mother's ... more...

  • Quantity and Prosodic Asymmetries in Alemannicby Astrid Kraehenmann

    De Gruyter 2003; US$ 148.56

    The comprehensive analysis of the segmental and metrical system of the Swiss German dialect of Thurgovian provides a significant contribution to both phonetic and phonological theory. Based on the author's original fieldwork and experimental investigations, it is the first in-depth study of this area, tracing it back also to its Old High... more...

  • Medien des kollektiven Gedächtnissesby Astrid Erll; Ansgar Nünning; Hanne Birk; Birgit Neumann; Patrick Schmidt

    De Gruyter 2004; US$ 169.79

    The volume presents theoretical frameworks, conceptual explications and concrete research perspectives in the subject area of 'Media of collective memory.' Representatives of various disciplines examine the manifestations, social functions, cultural differences and the historical development of the media of memory from the 17th century... more...

  • Film und kulturelle Erinnerungby Astrid Erll; Stephanie Wodianka; Sandra Berger; Julia Schütze

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 137.95

    It is only through certain forms of social use that media become "Media of collective memory". The phenomenon of a "Remembrance film", too (e.g. Das Leben der Anderen ,  Hotel Ruanda , On connaît la chanson ) only comes about in a plurimedial context with its incorporation into a complex systemic media network that makes it into a remembrance... more...