Aristoteles-Handbuch: Leben — Werk — Wirkung by Christof Rapp

By Christof Rapp

Aristoteles wurde geboren, arbeitete und starb. Mit diesen Worten begann Heidegger seine Vorlesung über Aristoteles. Über das Leben des Philosophen liegen uns nur wenige verlässliche Informationen vor, sein Werk ist jedoch im Wesentlichen überliefert. Er nahm damit maßgeblich Einfluss auf sämtliche Wissenschaften von der Philosophie und Literatur über die Biologie bis zur Kosmologie. Das Handbuch gibt Einblick in sämtliche Werke Aristoteles , behandelt ausführlich die Rezeption und macht mit wiederkehrenden Begriffen wie Glück, Tugend, Freundschaft, Polis und Verfassung vertraut.

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Targumic and Cognate Studies: Essays in Honour of Martin by Kevin J. Cathcart, Michael Maher

By Kevin J. Cathcart, Michael Maher

This quantity attracts jointly essays via fourteen foreign students within the box of Aramaic and Syriac experiences. it's released to pay becoming honour to Professor Martin McNamara, who has contributed loads to Targumic stories for nearly 40 years. The contributions during this assortment mirror his pursuits within the research of the Targums, the improvement of the Aramaic language and early Jewish and Christian literature. a few of the individuals to this quantity have labored with Professor McNamara in getting ready volumes for the Aramaic Bible sequence, to which he has dedicated quite a bit time and effort.

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Native American Education: A Reference Handbook by Lorraine Hale

By Lorraine Hale

This interesting assessment presents a finished creation to the schooling of local american citizens within the usa. traditionally, colleges have been visible as necessary to formal schooling but additionally because the custodians of neighborhood values, the way to socialize local american citizens into the eu manner of life.Native American schooling: A Reference instruction manual describes the position performed by way of quite a few church buildings and missionaries and their diversified ways to schooling opposed to a backdrop of regularly strange social and criminal historical past. for instance, such a lot americans most likely have no idea that Indians helped write the structure and that an Indian served as vp of the U.S.. writer Lorraine Hale offers options for holding Indian tradition in the framework of recent American schooling.

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Black Populism in the United States: An Annotated by Anthony J. Adam

By Anthony J. Adam

In recent times the examine of the Southern Populist circulation on the flip of the century has flourished. regardless of the numerous new learn within the box there is not any unmarried annotated bibliography that covers the literature and the formation of the Farmer's Alliance in the course of the current. Of extra speedy curiosity to multicultural reports is the function of African americans within the stream. This annotated bibliography examines proper works at the relationships among African american citizens and the Southern Populist circulation in wish of resulting in additional scholarship and realizing of this era. This e-book is the 1st of its sort in its topic area.This bibliography provides an important quantity of latest fabric to students, together with goods now not stated in lots of the literature at the subject. the varied citations are provided of their right shape for the 1st time, for you to increase getting to know and finding pertinent fabrics. This paintings brings to lifestyles a nearly forgotten period in African American heritage, disproving myths of a passive race and a continuing strife among blacks and whites. This ebook will call for consciousness from educational historians, graduate scholars and researchers in historical past, African American reports, and political technology.

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A Mary Shelley Encyclopedia by Lucy Morrison

By Lucy Morrison

Frankenstein is among the most well-liked school room texts in highschool and faculty, and Shelley's different works are attracting renewed realization. This reference is a complete advisor to her existence and profession. incorporated are hundreds of thousands of alphabetically prepared entries approximately her works, buddies, family, apartments, fictional characters, allusions, and more.Mary Shelley has just recently emerged from the shadows of her well-known mom and dad, Mary Wollstonecraft and William Godwin, and that of her husband, Percy Bysshe Shelley. this day, Frankenstein (1818, 1831) is among the preferred lecture room texts in highschool and school, and Mary Shelley's different works are attracting renewed cognizance. those works demonstrate a lot concerning the Romantic literary interval and Shelley's ongoing improvement as a author. as well as her novels, Shelley wrote brief tales, poems, and dramas. those texts illustrate the problems of a transferring literary market, whereas her trip writings light up her wealthy own reviews and willing mind. This reference is a entire consultant to her existence and career.Included are enormous quantities of alphabetically prepared entries approximately her works, pals, family members, flats, fictional characters, allusions, and extra. a few entries in brief establish and contextualize their themes, whereas others provide extra huge discussions. Many entries cite assets of extra info, and the amount closes with a bibliography. The paintings is totally cross-referenced and incorporates a specific index and an appendix that discusses the assets of Shelley's quotations.

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Executive Coaching: An Annotated Bibliography by Christina A. Douglas

By Christina A. Douglas

What does a standard training method appear like? What are the stairs that lead via that procedure? This booklet examines those questions and others in a overview of the present literature approximately govt training. The authors proceed the dialogue with a glance on the subject matters printed via their overview and lay the basis for puzzling over government training as a method and dating instead of only a short "fix-it" intervention.

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The Pulitzer Prize Archive: National Reporting, 1941-1986 by Heinz-Dietrich Fischer, Erika J. Fischer

By Heinz-Dietrich Fischer, Erika J. Fischer

The college of Journalism at Columbia collage has provided the Pulitzer Prize considering 1917. these days there are prizes in 21 different types from the fields of journalism, literature and track. The Pulitzer Prize Archive presentsthe background of this award from its beginnings to the current: In components A toE the awarding oftheprize in every one type is documented, commented and organized chronologically. half F covers the background of the prize biographically and bibliographically. half G offers the historical past to thedecisions.

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Coretta Scott King Award books: using great literature with by Claire Gatrell Stephens

By Claire Gatrell Stephens

Here is a clean chance to benefit extra approximately those fantastic titles and combine them into the curriculum. the 1st half the booklet provides annotated bibliographies of all writer and illustrator winners and honor books. the total moment 1/2 the publication is dedicated to actions, together with a few reproducibles, in keeping with decide on titles.During the previous 30 years, the titles famous via the Coretta Scott King Award have always offered very good writing, storytelling, background, and values. Stephens's booklet is designed to aid educators study extra approximately those advantageous titles and combine them into the curriculum. After giving historical past concerning the award and its historical past, the writer offers annotated bibliographies of all writer and illustrator award winners and honor books. the second one half the publication is dedicated to offering actions in line with particular titles. priceless information and reproducibles make this a classroom-friendly source.

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