• Journalism
  • Japanese Stage-Step Course: Writing Practice Book by Wako Tawa

    By Wako Tawa

    The Writing perform Book presents a step by step consultant to writing Kana and Kanji. it's designed to offer greatest flexibility to clients of The jap Stage-Step Course and allows scholars to benefit, perform and excellent their writing talents at their very own pace.

    The ebook is split into elements; the 1st specializes in Kana and the second one on Kanji. There are transparent directions on stroke order through tracing routines and lots of bins are supplied for extra perform. Kanji are progressively brought in units and are followed by means of the japanese readings, examples of utilization and radicals.

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  • Literature
  • Drosilla and Charikles: A Byzantine Novel by Niketas Eugenianos, Joan B. Burton, NIKETAS

    By Niketas Eugenianos, Joan B. Burton, NIKETAS

    Niketas Eugenianos's Drosilla and Charikles is considered one of 4 latest Byzantine (12th-century) Greek novels. those novels characterize the rebirth of the traditional novel, after a hiatus of 8 centuries, within the deeply Christian international of Constantinople. Written lower than the Komnenian dynasty and through the time of the crusades, those novels revived the pagan Greek global, with its pagan gods and ideology, and likewise mirrored the customs and ideology in their personal time. Drosilla and Charikles is impressive for the superiority of affection songs, letters, lyrical passages, and pastoral motifs, in addition to its delicate illustration of the long-lasting love of a tender guy and lady. conventional characters from the traditional novels comprise stern mom and dad, pirates who catch and separate the fanatics, a ally together with his personal tragic love tale. different motifs comprise a valuable outdated lady, an inn-keeper's son inept at wooing, and a touring service provider who deals salvation. Christian issues and imagery additionally come into play, really within the context of the discourse of affection. additionally available:Aeschylus: Seven opposed to Thebes - ISBN 0865163375Aeschylus: Prometheus sure - ISBN 0865162387For over 30 years Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers has produced the very best quality Latin and historical Greek books. From Dr. Seuss books in Latin to Plato's Apology, Bolchazy-Carducci's titles aid readers find out about historical Rome and Greece; the Latin and historic Greek languages are alive and good with titles like Cicero's De Amicitia and Kaegi's Greek Grammar. We additionally characteristic a line of latest jap eu and WWII books. a number of the components we put up in comprise: choices From The Aeneid Latin Grammar & Pronunciation Greek Grammar & Pronunciation Texts assisting Wheelock's Latin Classical writer workbooks: Vergil, Ovid, Horace, Catullus, Cicero Vocabulary playing cards For AP decisions: Vergil, Ovid, Catullus, Horace Greek Mythology Greek Lexicon Slovak tradition And background

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  • Journalism
  • Mediactive by Dan Gillmor

    By Dan Gillmor

    We're in an age of data overload, and an excessive amount of of what we watch, pay attention and browse is flawed, deceitful or perhaps harmful. but you and that i can take keep an eye on and make media serve us -- we all -- via being lively shoppers and individuals. Here's how. With a Foreword through Clay Shirky.

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  • Journalism
  • Modern Arab Journalism: Problems and Prospects by Noha Mellor

    By Noha Mellor

    Modern Arab Journalism offers a brand new outlook in learning Arab information media. It ways its topic from an leading edge attitude, asking a sequence of key questions:

    * How is Arab journalism assorted from or just like journalism in different countries?
    * What defines the projects of newshounds?
    * Who has entry to this box?
    * How is strength allotted contained in the box of Arab journalism?
    * whilst have been the media courses introduced at Arab universities and what characterizes them?

    Although the sphere of Arab journalism has bought super consciousness from the general public in addition to journalistic circles world wide in recent years, this e-book offers the 1st specified exploration of the realm, commencing up a brand new examine time table and not easy the options taken with no consideration in Arab media scholarship.

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  • Journalism
  • European Identity: What the Media Say by Paul Bayley, Geoffrey Williams

    By Paul Bayley, Geoffrey Williams

    European Identity examines how Europe is represented linguistically within the information media of 4 ecu international locations, France, Italy, Poland, and the united kingdom, by utilizing an digital corpus outfitted from newspapers and tv information transcripts. This multilingual similar corpus, consists of the whole contents of 4 newspapers released in every one nation, accumulated over classes of 3 months, and the transcriptions of 2 television information announces, accrued over classes of 2 months. The theoretical and methodological frameworks followed contain discourse research, corpus linguistics and corpus-assisted discourse research. the person chapters examine numerous elements of ecu identification because it is discursively construed within the information media of the several international locations, reminiscent of Europe as a political and geographic entity, ecu Union associations, ecu heritage, citizenship, and immigration. in keeping with a bottom-up orientation and utilizing either quantitative and qualitative equipment, all chapters yet one use a comparative method of the knowledge, juxtaposing the journalist representations of Europe in or extra languages. the elemental goal of the quantity is to illustrate how linguistic research, and specifically the research of enormous quantities of linguistic info, could make an essential contribution to the research of political and social matters

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  • The Obamas and Mass Media: Race, Gender, Religion, and by Mia Moody-Ramirez, Jannette Dates

    By Mia Moody-Ramirez, Jannette Dates

    Utilizing the cultural prism of race, this booklet severely examines clone of African american citizens in media of the twenty-first century. extra, the authors investigate the ways that media fascinated by gender, faith, and politics in framing perceptions of the President and primary girl of the U.S. through the Obama management.

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  • Journalism
  • Journaux II by Marivaux

    By Marivaux

    Sait-on que Marivaux, romancier et dramaturge de renom, fut aussi " journaliste " avant los angeles lettre ? Il collabora pendant près de quarante ans aux périodiques de son temps, et créa plusieurs journaux dans lesquels il exerça seul sa plume. Le moment tome de cette édition fait l. a. half belle aux plus philosophiques d'entre eux : les sept feuilles de L'Indigent philosophe (1727), " espèces de Mémoires " rédigés par une sorte de clochard adepte de Diogène et de los angeles bouteille, et les onze feuilles du cupboard du philosophe (1734), " fatras " de réflexions philosophiques entremêlées de scènes de comédie, de morceaux allégoriques et d'histoires fictives. Ces deux périodiques sont complétés ici par des textes théoriques et esthétiques parus dans le Mercure, comme les Pensées sur l. a. clarté et le chic (1719) ou Le Miroir (1755).

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  • The Price of Politics (With a New Afterword) by Bob Woodward

    By Bob Woodward

    See how and why Washington isn't really functioning.

    Bob Woodward’s freshly said, thirty-five-page Afterword to his nationwide bestseller, the cost of Politics, offers an in depth, frequently verbatim account of what occurred within the dramatic “fiscal cliff” face-off on the finish of 2012 among President Obama and the Republicans.

    Now it’s occurring back. In fall 2013, Washington faces a brand new around of price range and monetary wars which can derail the yankee and worldwide economies.

    “We are essentially a blocking off majority,” acknowledged Michael Sommers, Speaker John Boehner’s leader of employees, summarizing the home Republican position.

    It was once the land of no-compromise:

    On wellbeing and fitness care cuts over ten years, Boehner instructed to Obama, you're $400 billion, I’m at $600 billion. “Can we break up the variation right here? do we land at $500 billion?”

    “Four hundred billion is it,” Obama spoke back. “I simply can’t see how we cross from now on on that.”

    After making $120 billion in different concessions, Obama pleaded with Boehner, “What is it concerning the politics?”
    “My men simply aren’t there,” Boehner replied.
    “We are $150 billion off, guy. I don’t get it. There’s anything I don’t get.”

    The expense of Politics chronicles the interior tale of the way President Obama and the U.S. Congress attempted, and failed, to revive the yankee economic climate and set it on a direction to financial balance. Woodward pierces the secretive international of Washington policymaking once more, with a close-up tale made from assembly notes, files, operating papers, and interviews with key avid gamers, together with President Obama and residence Speaker John Boehner. Woodward lays naked the damaged dating among President Obama and the Congress.


    “A hugely distinct dissection of the debt-limit negotiations. … A impressive fulfillment. …Woodward, being Woodward, digs deeper and attracts extra out of the protagonists than an individual else has.” —Jeff Shesol, The Washington Post

    "Groundbreaking" —David Gregory, NBC's Meet the Press

    "Takes us contained in the room as soon as again." —Charlie Rose

    "Fabulous ebook and nice reporting." —Norah O'Donnell, CBS This Morning

    “Bob Woodward, in attribute type, does his opponents one larger by way of filling in blanks and offering even finer detail.” —Miranda eco-friendly, The day-by-day Beast

    "A ebook everyone seems to be conversing about." —Diane Sawyer, ABC

    "A very revealing, insightful book." —Sean Hannity, Fox information, "Hannity"

    "Required Reading" —Elizabeth Titus, Politico

    “Almost each bookshelf within the U.S. capital holds a skinny quantity known as thirteen Days, Robert F. Kennedy’s account of the Cuban Missile drawback. Memo to Washington: Make room on these cabinets for Bob Woodward’s most modern behind-the-scenes e-book, the cost of Politics, which would to boot were known as forty four Days. the center-piece is a riveting account of the tedious negotiations to arrive a ‘grand bargain’ at the federal budget.” —David M. Shirbman, Bloomberg Businessweek

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