Schlagwort: Studies

The Renaissance: Studies in Art and Poetry (Dover Fine Art, History of Art)

"The golden book of spirit and sense, the holy writ of beauty." — Oscar WildePublished to equal parts scandal and acclaim in 1873, The Renaissance inspired a generation of Oxford undergraduates, who adapted its credo of "arts for art's sake" for their Aesthetic Movement. Combining the skepticism of empirical philosophy, the materialism of 19th-century science,…

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Critical Studies: Kultur- und Sozialtheorie im Kunstfeld

Der Einführungsband zu Kultur- und Sozialtheorien im Kunstfeld bildet den ‚State of the Art‘ gegenwärtiger Kunstausbildung in seiner transdisziplinären und methodologischen Vielfalt ab. Die disziplinäre Palette reicht dabei von traditionsreichen Fächern wie Philosophie und Kunstgeschichte über Kultur- und Kunstsoziologie, Architektur- und Medientheorie, bis hin zu den Studies der Gegenwart: Queer Studies, Visual Studies, Transcultural Studies,…

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Reflections of an American Harpsichordist: Unpublished Memoirs, Essays, and Lectures of Ralph Kirkpatrick (Eastman Studies in Music)

This collection of unpublished writings by the eminent harpsichordist and scholar Ralph Kirkpatrick contains his memoirs for the period 1933-77 and essays on a variety of topics, including his preparation for the first performance of Elliott Carter's Double Concerto, thoughts on editing Bach's Goldberg Variations, and reflections on recording, chamber music, performance, and harpsichords and…

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Religious War and Religious Peace in Early Modern Europe (Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics)

Religious War and Religious Peace in Early Modern Europe presents a novel account of the origins of religious pluralism in Europe. Combining comparative historical analysis with contentious political analysis, it surveys six clusters of increasingly destructive religious wars between 1529 and 1651, analyzes the diverse settlements that brought these wars to an end, and describes…

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Studies on the Old Testament (English Edition)

Studies on the Old Testament 26 Pages. Mehr auf Amazon: Studies on the Old Testament (English Edition) Verwandte Themen The Interlinear Greek – English New Testament:…Richtig vererben unter Ehegatten: Das Berliner…Blake et Mortimer – Volume 24 – The…

When Bad Policy Makes Good Politics: Running the Numbers on Health Reform (Studies in Postwar American Political Development)

Since the 1960s, America's policymaking system has transitioned from one in which leaders like Lyndon Johnson could simply disparage the concept of budget projections to one in which policymakers consciously manipulate cost estimates. Paradoxically, the very safeguards put in place to thwart economically unsound legislation now cause chaos by incentivizing the development of flawed, even…

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Studies of the stage (English Edition)

Studies of the stage 238 Page. Mehr auf Amazon: Studies of the stage (English Edition) Verwandte Themen Studies on the Old Testament (English Edition)How to Stage Your Home to be Sold: Advise from an…Folktales on Stage: Children's Plays for…

Perspektive Unternehmensberatung 2015: Das Expertenbuch zum Einstieg. Branchenüberblick, Bewerbung, Case Studies, Expertentipps

"Perspektive Unternehmensberatung" ist das Expertenbuch zum Einstieg in die Consulting-Branche und beantwortet kompakt die entscheidenden Fragen. Welche Beratungsbereiche und Player gibt es? Wie kann man sich den Beruf des Unternehmensberaters vorstellen? Mit welchen Einstiegsgehältern kann man rechnen? Was sollte man bei der Bewerbung beachten,und wie bereitet man sich am besten auf das Auswahlverfahren und die…

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Attic Oratory and Performance (Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies)

In a society where public speech was integral to the decision-making process, and where all affairs pertaining to the community were the subject of democratic debate, the communication between the speaker and his audience in the public forum, whether the law-court or the Assembly, cannot be separated from the notion of performance. Attic Oratory and…

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New Horizons in Patient Safety: Understanding Communication: Case Studies for Physicians

This case studies book is a unique, practical, cutting-edge, and indispensable go-to resource for front-line practitioners and educators in medicine. Each case study (chapter) is framed by a set of introductory learning objectives, an evaluation section, thought-provoking discussion questions, and references to further readings. Furthermore, the book is conveniently organized along the continuum of medical care…

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Made in Hungary: Studies in Popular Music (Routledge Global Popular Music Series)

Emília Barna is Assistant Professor at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. She is a founding member and Chair of IASPM Hungary, editor of Zenei Hálózatok Folyóirat (Music Networks Journal), and Advisory Board Member of IASPM@Journal.Tamás Tófalvy is Assistant Professor at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. He was the founding Chair and is…

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Ethnoprimatology: A Practical Guide to Research at the Human-Nonhuman Primate Interface (Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropology)

Ethnoprimatology, the combining of primatological and anthropological practice and the viewing of humans and other primates as living in integrated and shared ecological and social spaces, has become an increasingly popular approach to primate studies in the twenty-first century. Offering an insight into the investigation and documentation of human-nonhuman primate relations in the Anthropocene, this…

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Business Cycles in Economic Thought: A history (Routledge Studies in the History of Economics)

Business Cycles in Economic Thought underlines how, over the time span of two centuries, economic thought interacted with cycles in a continuous renewal of theories and rethinking of policies, whilst economic actions embedded themselves into past economic thought.This book argues that studying crises and periods of growth in different European countries will help to understand…

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When It's Time to Leave Your Lover: A Guide for Gay Men (Haworth Gay & Lesbian Studies)

When It's Time to Leave Your Lover: A Guide for Gay Men is for people who need help ending a gay male relationship that is no longer viable or for friends and family who want to support a gay man experiencing a breakup. This book provides tips on how to successfully cope with the post-breakup…

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Die Republik der Skipetaren: Albanien, wie ich es sah (Albanian Studies 34)

Richard Busch-Zantner (1911-1942) hat seinen Bericht über eine Reise nach Albanien zwischen dem 11. und dem 28. Dezember 1927 geschrieben, wie er handschriftlich auf dem Titel des Typo-skripts notiert hat, und Anfang 1928 leicht überarbeitet. Seine im Vorwort sichtbare Absicht, ihn in Buchform erscheinen zu lassen, trog ihn. Der Grund dafür dürfte genau der sein,…

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Information and Complexity (World Scientific Series in Information Studies)

The book is a collection of papers of experts in the fields of information and complexity. Information is a basic structure of the world, while complexity is a fundamental property of systems and processes. There are intrinsic relations between information and complexity. The research in information theory, the theory of complexity and their interrelations is…

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Geistiges Eigentum: Herausforderung Durchsetzung (MPI Studies on Intellectual Property and Competition Law)

Die „Durchsetzung' hat sich im Recht des geistigen Eigentums zu einem ebenso zentralen wie vielschichtigen Begriff entwickelt. Der Sammelband beleuchtet die unterschiedlichen Aspekte des Begriffs, analysiert Entwicklungstendenzen, diskutiert gelöste und ungelöste Fragen des geltenden Rechts und zeigt rechtspolitische Perspektiven auf. Mehr auf Amazon: Geistiges Eigentum: Herausforderung Durchsetzung (MPI Studies on Intellectual Property and Competition Law)…

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Japanese Development Cooperation: The Making of an Aid Architecture Pivoting to Asia (European Institute of Japanese Studies East Asian Economics and Business Series)

The world order as we know it is currently undergoing profound changes, and in its wake, so is foreign aid. Donors of foreign aid, development assistance or development cooperation around the world are already facing new challenges in the changing development architecture. This is an architecture that globally seems to become increasingly forgiving of foreign…

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Made in Sweden: Studies in Popular Music (Routledge Global Popular Music Series)

Made in Sweden: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive and rigorous introduction to the history, sociology and musicology of twentieth-century Swedish popular music. The volume consists of essays by leading scholars of Swedish popular music and covers the major figures, styles and social contexts of pop music in Swedish.? Although the vast majority of the…

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El Greco – The Cretan Years (Publications of the Centre for Hellenic Studies, King's College London)

Exploring all the available sources, this study, which until now was only available in Greek, presents us with an account of El Greco's life up to the time he left Crete for Italy in 1567 at the age of twenty-six, already an accomplished professional painter. Nikolaos Panagiotakes provides a thorough assessment of earlier research on…

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The Politics of Capitalist Transformation: Brazilian Informatics Policy, Regime Change, and State Autonomy (Routledge Studies in Latin American Politics)

The Politics of Capitalist Transformation is the only book-length study of the highly protectionist Brazilian informatics policy from its origins in the early 1970s to the collapse of the market reserve in the early 1990s and its impact in subsequent decades.Jeff Seward provides a sophisticated political analysis of how state activists constructed high levels of…

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Mediation of International Conflicts: A Rational Model (Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management)

This book examines the use of third-party mediation as a conflict resolution method.In an attempt to explain why some, but not all, conflicts are mediated, this work argues that diverse conflict structures are inherently different in their susceptibility to mediation attempts. By offering a systematic method for measuring the transformability of conflict structures, this book…

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Authority in Byzantium (Publications of the Centre for Hellenic Studies, King's College London)

Authority is an important concept in Byzantine culture whose myriad modes of implementation helped maintain the existence of the Byzantine state across so many centuries, binding together people from different ethnic groups, in different spheres of life and activities. Even though its significance to understanding the Byzantine world is so central, it is nonetheless imperfectly…

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The Bungalow in Twentieth-Century India: The Cultural Expression of Changing Ways of Life and Aspirations in the Domestic Architecture of Colonial and … Society (Ashgate Studies in Architecture)

The primary era of this study – the twentieth century – symbolizes the peak of the colonial rule and its total decline, as well as the rise of the new nation state of India. The processes that have been labeled 'westernization' and 'modernization' radically changed middle-class Indian life during the century. This book describes and…

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Revenge Tragedy and the Drama of Commemoration in Reforming England: 0 (Studies in Performance and Early Modern Drama)

Considering major works by Kyd, Shakespeare, Middleton and Webster among others, this book transforms current understanding of early modern revenge tragedy. Examing the genre in light of historical revisions to England's Reformations, and with appropriate regard to the social history of the dead, it shows revenge tragedy is not an anti-Catholic and Reformist genre, but…

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