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  • Aesthetic Autobiographyby Suzanne Nalbantian

    Palgrave Macmillan 1994; US$ 40.00

    'A rich contribution to the study of autobiography.' - James Olney Suzanne Nalbantian provides a precise and highly original basis to identify literary art with her novel approach to autobiography. Re-examining key writers of the early twentieth-century - Proust, Joyce, Woolf, with Nin in their wake - Nalbantian discerns models of a hybrid genre... more...

  • Aesthetic Rivalriesby Linda Goddard

    Peter Lang 2012; US$ 69.95

    This book explores interaction and competition between painting and literature in France, from the late nineteenth century to the early twentieth, offering new readings of works by key figures including Paul Gauguin, Stéphane Mallarmé, Pablo Picasso and André Gide. Combining close visual and literary analysis with a broader examination of critical... more...

  • Aesthetik des Geschlechtsby Guido Goerlitz

    Peter Lang 2015; US$ 75.95

    Der Autor widmet sich Marcel Prousts berühmten Hauptwerk À la recherche du temps perdu im Hinblick auf das Thema der Genealogie. Diese ist im Buch als Frage nach dem Geschlecht im mehrfachen Wortsinne von Abstammung, Vererbung und Sexualität/Fortpflanzung auf allen Ebenen präsent. Der Roman wird rhythmisiert vom Begehren einer idealen genealogischen... more...

  • Aesthetik des Schwingensby Peter Zajac

    Peter Lang 2016; US$ 75.95

    Das Thema der Monographie sind nichtlineare Prozesse, Oszillationen, Resonanzen, Pulsierungen und Schwingungen in Literatur und Kultur, die Edmund Burke als sublim und Immanuel Kant als erhaben bezeichnet haben und für die Walter Benjamin den Begriff der Jetztzeit , Theodor W. Adorno der apparition und Karl Heinz Bohrer den der Plötzlichkeit... more...

  • Aesthetische Erfahrungenby Claudia Vorst; Sabine Grosser; Katharina Köller

    Peter Lang 2017; US$ 56.95

    Im Rahmen der aktuellen Diskussion zur ästhetischen und kulturellen Bildung gehen Autorinnen und Autoren unterschiedlicher kulturwissenschaftlicher Disziplinen der Frage nach, was ästhetische Erfahrungen sind, wie sich diese theoretisch beschreiben, empirisch fassen sowie initiieren und vermitteln lassen. more...

  • Africa in 21st Century US and EU Agendasby Lola Raich

    Peter Lang 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book investigates issues pertaining to the US and EU agendas in Africa since the dawn of the new century. It discusses how the African continent has featured within the US and EU foreign policy agendas, by looking at ensuing gaps between a rhetoric that claimed to have put Africa within the high politics agenda and the reality. The case studies... more...

  • After the Delugeby Julian Bourg; François Dosse

    Lexington Books 2004; US$ 49.00

    Motivated by a desire to narrate and contextualize the deluge of 'French theory,' After the Deluege showcases recent work by today's brightest scholars of French intellectual history that historicizes key debates, figures, and turning points in the postwar era of French thought. more...

  • Age Rage and Going Gentlyby Oliver Davis

    Editions Rodopi 2006; US$ 63.00

    This wide-ranging study looks at how the ageing process has alternately been figured in and excluded from twentieth-century French literature, philosophy and psychoanalysis. It espouses a critical interdisciplinarity and calls into question the assumptions underlying much research into ageing in the social sciences, work in which the negative aspects... more...

  • Age in L2 Acquisition and Teachingby Christián Abello-Contesse; Rubén Chacón-Beltrán; Maria Dolores López-Jiménez

    Peter Lang 2011; US$ 61.95

    This book comprises eleven contributions dealing with various aspects of age and the age factor in the acquisition and teaching of second languages, particularly English and Spanish. The articles chosen for this monograph have been written by expert researchers in the field from Spain, Great Britain and the USA. The advances put forward in this book... more...

  • Akten des XIII. Internationalen Germanistenkongresses Shanghai 2015 – Germanistik zwischen Tradition und Innovationby Jin Zhao; Michael Szurawitzki; Jianhua Zhu

    Peter Lang 2017; US$ 73.95

    Der Band dokumentiert die Sektionen aus dem Bereich Kulturwissenschaften auf dem IVG-Kongress 2015. Er beginnt mit der Sektion «Kulinaristik: Kultur – Kommunikation – Küche». Darauf folgt die Sektion «Begegnungen zwischen den deutschsprachigen Ländern und Asien», bevor die Sektion «Kulturdifferente Lehr- und Lernstile, nationalspezifische Wissenstraditionen... more...