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- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 149.00
This volume unifies a wide breadth of interdisciplinary studies examining the expression of motion in Slavic languages. The contributors to the volume have joined in the discussion of Slavic motion talk from diachronic, typological, comparative, cognitive, and acquisitional perspectives with a particular focus on verbs of motion, the nuclei of the... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 225.00
Begun in 2010 as part of the ?Histories of Literatures in European Languages? series sponsored by the International Comparative Literature Association, the current project on New Literary Hybrids in the Age of Multimedia Expression recognizes the global shift toward the visual and the virtual in all areas of textuality: the printed, verbal text is... more...
- Sussex Academic Press 2014; US$ 44.99
One century after the death of Anton Chekhov (1860?1904), his plays are celebrated throughout the world as a major milestone in the history of theater and drama. Outside the Russian-speaking community, he is undoubtedly the most widely translated, studied, and performed of all Russian writers. His plays are characterized by their evasiveness: tragedy... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00
The contributions in this volume shed new light on the discussion of whether the DP hypothesis applies universally or not. The issue is prominent not only for Slavic languages. Drawing on evidence from many other languages, Greek, East Asian, and Basque among them, the book has important implications for answering fundamental questions... more...
- De Gruyter 1990; US$ 77.00
Die "Mirabilia" nehmen unter den kleineren Traktaten des Corpus Aristotelicum, die durchweg nicht Aristoteles zum Verfasser haben, sondern aus dem Bereich seiner Schule stammen, eine Sonderstellung ein. Die Schrift gehört zu Gattung der Paradoxographie, die als selbständige Literaturform durch Kallichamos in Alexandrien begründet wurde,... more...
- Oxford University Press 1995; US$ 139.99
This study develops parametic solutions to related constructions among the Slavonic languages. It serves as a description of government and binding (GB) theory for Slavonic linguists, as well as an introduction to Slavonic languages for scholars of syntax. more...
- Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 44.99
Alexander Pushkin (1799-1837) is Russia's greatest poet, a 'founding father' of modern Russian literature, and a major figure in world literature. His poetry and prose changed the course of Russian culture, and his works inspired operas by Musorgsky and Tchaikovsky (as well as Peter Shaffer's Amadeus). Ceaselessly experimental, he is... more...
- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2015; US$ 274.72
Der literarische Realismus war in Deutschland zwischen 1848 und 1890 künstlerisch bestimmend. Der vorliegende Band bietet in 12 Originalbeiträgen namhafter Forscher eine komprimierte Charakteristik der Epoche und stellt Autoren und Werke vor. Der Schwerpunkt liegt dabei auf dem Kanon realistischer Erzähler, die bis heute einem größeren Lesepublikum... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
This intensive foundation course in Russian is designed for students with no previous knowledge of the language. Developed primarily for classroom use, the course offers an original and distinctive approach to language learning, presenting Russian in context offering access to Russian life, culture, history and society. Using authentic language... more...