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  • Etudes for Piano Teachersby Stewart Gordon

    Oxford University Press 1995; US$ 36.99

    Just as musical etudes focus on the development of skills and address the technical problems encountered in keyboard literature, the "etudes" in Stewart Gordon's new book also focus on ideas which prepare piano teachers for meeting the problems encountered in piano performing and teaching. This major new collection on the piano teacher's art opens... more...

  • Mastering the Art of Performanceby Stewart Gordon

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 16.99

    Master teacher Stewart Gordon offers advice for musicians on conquering the demands of performance. It spans all aspects of the performance process from the planning and preparatory stages, through the actual performance, evaluation, and cultivation of a life devoted to performance. more...

  • Planning Your Piano Successby Stewart Gordon

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 13.99

    Young pianists who decide to become professional musicians have many questions to answer and challenges to face. Carefully balancing aspiration with reality and inspiration with organization, experienced teacher Stewart Gordon creates a blueprint for transforming dreams into achievement. He guides young pianists through the details of how to prepare... more...

  • A History of the World in Sixteen Shipwrecksby Stewart Gordon

    University Press of New England 2015; US$ 15.99

    Shipwrecks as a window on the history of globalization more...

  • Beethoven's 32 Piano Sonatasby Stewart Gordon

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 18.99

    In Beethoven's 32 Piano Sonatas , renowned performer and pedagogue Stewart Gordon addresses textual issues, Beethoven's pianos, performance practices, composer's indications, and the composer's development, pointing to patterns of structure, sonority, keyboard technique, and emotional meaning. In addition, each sonata appears in a helpful outline-chart... more...

  • There and Backby Stewart Gordon

    OUP India 2018; US$ 19.99

    Though travelling is lauded as a means of enriching our lives, the emphasis is generally on the destination rather than the journey. Yet, throughout human history, routes have ferried not just people but books, scrolls, and art, in addition to armies, ambassadorial entourages, slaves, brides, and pilgrims. The interaction of people on routes generated... more...

  • Core Clinical Medicineby Gordon W Stewart

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 160.16

    According to the late American preacher Samuel McChord Crothers, “The trouble with facts is that there are so many of them.” Nowhere is this saying more apposite than in medicine. Core Clinical Medicine is an intentionally short book aimed at the clinical student in his or her first clinical year. It is designed to be an accessible text... more...

  • Shackles of Ironby Stewart Gordon; Alfred J. Andrea

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2016; US$ 15.50

    "Gordon's survey of the topic makes it clear that slavery in the Americas can be understood much better if we put it in this larger context, in terms of both time and place. His chapters on East African and Mediterranean slavery are especially valuable, since these were contemporary with so-called Atlantic slavery and can provide students with valid... more...

  • Clinical Ethics Consultationby John-Stewart Gordon; Jan Schildmann

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 52.27

    This volume brings together researchers from different European countries and disciplines who are involved in Clinical Ethics Consultation (CEC). The work provides an analysis of the theories and methods underlying CEC as well a discussion of practical issues regarding the implementation and evaluation of CEC. The first section deals with different... more...

  • Global Ethics and Moral Responsibilityby John-Stewart Gordon; Holger Burckhart

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.89

    The philosophy of Hans Jonas was widely influential in the late twentieth century, warning of the potential dangers of technological progress and its negative effect on humanity and nature. Jonas advocated greater moral responsibility and taking this as a starting point, this volume explores current ethical issues within the context of his philosophy.... more...