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- Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 95.00
Application is the process in which readers of literature focus on elements in a text and compare them with the outside world as they know it ? an operation with cognitive and emotional consequences. This book demonstrates how and why this simple yet neglected mechanism is of profound importance for the understanding of literary art and experience.... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan UK 2012; US$ 78.11
Application is the process in which readers of literature focus on elements in a text and compare them with the outside world as they know it ? an operation with cognitive and emotional consequences. This book demonstrates how and why this simple yet neglected mechanism is of profound importance for the understanding of literary art and experience. more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2017; US$ 143.00
In his account of text and textual meaning, Pettersson demonstrates that a text as commonly conceived is not only a verbal structure but also a physical entity, two kinds of phenomena which do not in fact add up to a unitary object. He describes this current notion of text as convenient enough for many practical purposes, but inadequate in discussions... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 120.00
The articles in this collection focus attention on the concept of literature and on the relationship between this concept and the concepts of a literary work and a literary text. Adopting an analytic approach, the articles attempt to clarify how these concepts govern our thinking about the phenomenon of literature in various ways, exploring the issues... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 195.49
This book illustrates life in a city that emphasizes sustainable energy. In it, fourteen researchers offer results from a backcasting study carried out in Stockholm, detailing various aspects of a future sustainable city, such as travel, housing and time use. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95
Historically, European churches have played a large part in the provision of welfare. Responsibility, however, has gradually shifted to the state - a shift that forms an integral part of the process of secularization and one that has been readily accepted by European populations. But what happens when the state itself begins to recede - a process that... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95
This book provides: * a broad description of the telecommunications industry * details of an in-depth study of the telecommunications group Ericsson * a description of how the strategic states model has worked for companies more...
- Pocket Books 2003; US$ 25.99
Hailed by Ann Rule as "one of the masters of the kind of suspense that goes beyond stark terror," Donna Anders returns with an electrifying thriller about a woman whose fame attracts a fan's murderous attention.... Home-shopping fans everywhere adore Carolyn Langdon: she's the beautiful, outgoing hostess of the Atlanta-based National Neighborhood... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
This book provides an up-to-date account of extreme right parties in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. It seeks to explain why these parties have grown in support, and in Denmark and Norway reached positions of direct political influence. Following an analytical framework, in which explanatory factors on the demand- as well as supply-sides are identified,... more...
- Pocket Books 2004; US$ 9.99
As a single mother struggling to get by in a tough neighborhood, policewoman Jessie Cline knows she can't protect her son from the streets forever. For his sake, she takes a job as assistant police chief in a small island town off the coast of Washington state where she lived as a child. But her search for a safe haven will lead her toward more danger... more...