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- 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...
- De Gruyter 2009; US$ 31.00
Es ist unbestritten, dass sich die Literatur ab ca. 1880 schneller entwickelte und veränderte als in den Jahrhunderten zuvor. ?Literatur um 1900? bietet eine Einführung in die spannende und vielseitige Zeit der Literaturgeschichte zwischen 1885 und 1920 und beleuchtet die literarischen Strömungen dieser Zeit aus unterschiedlichen Blickpunkten: Literatur... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 50.00
From Russia comes this ironic, satirical, multi-layered, modern pop-art parable by Vassily Aksyonov. Your Murderer is a richly grotesque hodgepodge of different linguistic levels that defies all rules and mixes a powerful cocktail out of traditional slogans, invented obscentities, foreign words and phrases, terminology from sports and heavy drinking,... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 14.95
In the last thirty years of his life, Leo Tolstoy developed a moral philosophy that embraced pacifism, vegetarianism, the renunciation of private property, and a refusal to comply with the state. The transformation in his outlook led to his excommunication by the Orthodox Church, and the breakdown of his family life. Internationally, he inspired a... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 49.00
In this volume, German and Russian historians examine key issues ranging from the time of the German and Russian Revolutions of 1917/18 until the fall of the Berlin Wall. The result of this unique academic cooperation is a history book that is ideal for teaching in schools and universities but will also appeal to a broad segment of the... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 56.00
The present volume has as its primary aim readings, from a feminist perspective, of a number of works from Russian literature published over the period in which the woman question rose to the fore and reached its peak. All the works considered here were produced in, or hark back to, a fairly narrowly defined period of not quite 20 years... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2013; US$ 94.00
One of the most famous quotations in the history of Russian literature is Fedor Dostoevskii?s alleged assertion that ?We have all come out from underneath Gogol?s Overcoat?. Even if Dostoevskii never said this, there is a great deal of truth in the comment. Gogol certainly was a profound influence on his work, as were many others. Part of this book?s... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1999; US$ 125.00
This book is a sociolinguistic examination of the Russian speech of the American “Third Wave”, the migration from the Soviet Union which began in the early 1970s under the policy of détente. Within the framework of bilingualism and language contact studies, it examines developments in emigré Russian with reference to the late... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 50.95
Russian Translation: Theory and Practice is a comprehensive practical course in translation for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students of Russian. The course aims to provide intensive exposure with a view to mastering translation from Russian into English while carefully analyzing the specific problems that arise in the translation process.... more...
- OUP Oxford 2000; US$ 49.99 US$ 42.99
Juri Apresjan unites theoretical linguistics and lexicography to produce a series of dazzling insights into lexical analysis which will be of equal interest to lexicologists, lexicographers, and those concerned with semantic and lexical theory. more...