By Susan Flynn,Antonia Mackay
By Susan Flynn,Antonia Mackay
By Vahid Parvaresh,Alessandro Capone
This quantity brings jointly a wide range of papers which discover, between different issues, to what volume languages and cultures are variable with appreciate to the interactions round the occasion of dying. encouraged through J. L. Mey’s thought of the pragmeme, a positioned speech act, the quantity has either theoretical and useful implications for students operating in numerous fields of enquiry. because the papers during this quantity exhibit, regardless of the terminological variations among quite a few disciplines, the interactions round the occasion of demise serve to supply solace, not just to the death, but additionally to the friends and family of the deceased, hence aiding them to “accommodate” to the recent nation of affairs.
By Peppina Po-lun Lee
This clean and compelling viewpoint within the learn of debris and quantification is the 1st in-depth research of Cantonese verbal suffixes. It compares the language’s affixal quantification to the choice determiner and adverbial quantifiers. The book’s syntax-semantics mapping geography deploys either descriptive and theoretical techniques, making it an important source for researchers learning the nexus of syntax and semantics, in addition to Cantonese itself.
By Dagmar Hobzova-Monod,Antoine Marès
By Dunstan Brown
By David Denison
By Ekkehard König
By Joanna Blochowiak,Cristina Grisot,Stephanie Durrleman,Christopher Laenzlinger
By Jay Newman
In this huge philosophical exam of the connection among faith and the kinfolk, Jay Newman delves into concerns bearing on Biblical faith, tradition, sociology, and relations values. He keeps that fresh media debates concerning the Bible and relatives values have obscured the advanced courting among the relations and religion.
Focusing on how the relatives values that the Biblical literature imparts should be relevant--or irrelevant--to family members difficulties and different cultural difficulties in a contemporary Western democracy, this learn contributes to the knowledge of easy cultural family members among faith and the kin. After reflecting at the results of a lot Biblical educating at the relations, the ebook proceeds to discover the cultural and existential importance of pageant and cooperation among Biblical faith and the family.
By Richard K. Ferncase
In the early Eighties, severe American self sustaining movies together with Stranger Than Paradise, Blood Simple, and She's Gotta Have It attracted ever-widening audiences, culminating with Steven Soderbergh's award-winning sex, lies, and videotape. This movie, which gained the Cannes movie Festival's most sensible award and took greater than $30 million on the field workplace within the usa by myself, capped a outstanding decade for off-Hollywood filmmakers. Outsider Features takes an in-depth examine 10 of the main profitable self sufficient function movies made in this decade, from John Sayles's seminal and groundbreaking The go back of the Secaucus Seven to Michael Moore's wry and irreverent Roger & Me, the main profitable non-music documentary ever made. Outsider Features deals money owed of the genesis of every movie, entire synopses and important analyses, and biographies of every filmmaker.