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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$ 419.00
- Literatur der Moderne von 1885 bis 1920 zwischen künstlerischer Avantgarde und Heimatkunst - Schnelle Orientierung über die wichtigsten Strömungen durch Steckbriefe - Der Wandel der Literatur im Kontext von Gesellschaft, neuen Medien, Naturwissenschaften, Philosophie, Psychologie und Psychoanalyse - Themenfelder z.B.: Autorschaft, Erkenntnisoptimismus,... 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...
- De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2014; US$ 42.00
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 public interested... 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...
- Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 45.00
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. - ;This book unites lexicography with theoretical linguistics. The two fields tend to ignore each other;... more...
- Wallstein Verlag 2014; US$ 22.75
»Schrift und Volk« - unter diesem Titel zeichnet Berthold Auerbach im Vorfeld der Märzrevolution von 1848 »Grundzüge der volksthümlichen Literatur« und bereitet damit den programmatischen Realismus der 1850er Jahre vor. Auerbachs umfangreiche Abhandlung wird in diesem Band zusammen mit kleineren Schriften präsentiert. Sie erhellen die Stellung seiner... more...