2017-09-25

Le Manuel Des Inquisiteurs

By ,
  • Full Title : Le Manuel Des Inquisiteurs
  • Author : ,
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • ISBN Code : 3110873400
  • Pages : 249
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  • Language : English
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2014-03-18

Dissemination of Music

By Hans Lenneberg
  • Full Title : Dissemination of Music
  • Author : Hans Lenneberg
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • ISBN Code : 1134312784
  • Pages : 160
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  • Language : English
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First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


2012-12-03

Charles Baudelaire: Oeuvres Complètes (Golden Deer Classics)

By Charles Baudelaire,Golden Deer Classics
  • Full Title : Charles Baudelaire: Oeuvres Complètes (Golden Deer Classics)
  • Author : Charles Baudelaire,Golden Deer Classics
  • Publisher : Oregan Publishing
  • ISBN Code : 8822874153
  • Pages : 150
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  • Language : English
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Cet ebook regroupe les oeuvres complètes de Charles Baudelaire. Des tables des matières rendent la navigation intuitive et agréable. ---- Contenu: Le Jeune Enchanteur (1846) La Fanfarlo (1847) Les Fleurs du mal (1857) Les Paradis artificiels (1860) Les Fleurs du mal (1861) Les Épaves (1866) Les Fleurs du mal (additional poems of the 1868 edition) Curiosités esthétiques (1868): Salon de 1845, Salon de 1846, Le musée classique du bazar bonne-nouvelle, Exposition universelle — 1855 — beaux-arts, Salon de 1859, De l'essence du rire, Quelques caricaturistes français, Quelques caricaturistes étrangers. L'Art romantique (1869): L'Œuvre et la vie d'Eugène Delacroix, Peintures murales d'Eugène Delacroix à Saint-Sulpice, Le peintre de la vie moderne, Peintres et aqua-fortistes, Vente de la collection de M. E. Piot, L'art philosophique, Morale du joujou, Théophile Gautier, Pierre Dupont, Richard Wagner et Tannhäuser à Paris, Philibert Rouvière, Conseils aux jeunes littérateurs, Les drames et les romans honnêtes, L'école païenne, Réflexions sur quelques-uns de mes contemporains, Critiques littéraires. Petits Poëmes en prose (1869) Œuvres posthumes (1908): Les fleurs du mal, Autres poésies publiées du vivant de l'auteur, Poésies publiées depuis la mort de l'auteur ou inédites, Poésies apocryphes, Journaux intimes, Théatre, Critique littéraire, Travaux sur Edgar Poe, Sur les beaux-arts, Argument du livre sur la Belgique, Polémiques, Variétés, Baudelaire journaliste, Projets et notes.


2018-02-15

The Fictions of Translation

By Judith Woodsworth
  • Full Title : The Fictions of Translation
  • Author : Judith Woodsworth
  • Publisher : John Benjamins Publishing Company
  • ISBN Code : 9027264511
  • Pages : 307
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  • Language : English
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In The Fictions of Translation, emerging and seasoned scholars from a range of cultures bring fresh perspectives to bear on the age-old practice of translation. The current movement of people, knowledge and goods around the world has made intercultural communication both prevalent and indispensable. Consequently, the translator has become a more prominent figure and translation an increasingly present theme in works of literature. Embedding translation in a fictional setting and considering its most extreme forms – pseudotranslation or self-translation, for example – are fruitful ways of conceptualizing the act of translating and extending the boundaries of translation studies. Taken together, the various translational fictions examined in this collection yield new insights into questions of displacement, migration and hybridity, all characteristic of the modern world. The Fictions of Translation will thus be of interest to practising translators, students and scholars of translation and literary studies, as well as a more general readership.


1999-10-01

The Interpretation of the Bible

By Joze Krasovec
  • Full Title : The Interpretation of the Bible
  • Author : Joze Krasovec
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • ISBN Code : 0567345637
  • Pages : 1909
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  • Language : English
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This unique volume, nearly 2000 pages in length and handsomely printed on Bible paper, is perhaps the most comprehensive scholarly work of our time on the translation and interpretation of the Bible. At its core are papers presented to an international symposium in Ljubljana in September 1996 to mark the publication of the new Slovenian version of the Bible, a landmark in Slovene identity and cultural life. In addition, its distinguished editor, Joze Krasovec, has commissioned a wide range of contributions devoted to translations of the Bible in many languages, including the Slavonic languages, Croatian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish and the Scandinavian languages. The 82 chapters in this work, mostly in English, are divided into three parts. Part I, on ancient translations and hermeneutics of the Bible, contains contributions by M.-E. Boismard, S.P. Brock, K.J. Cathcart, R.P. Gordon, L.J. Grech, M. Hengel, O. Keel, J. Lust, E. Tov and others, with a notable comprehensive bibliographic survey of oriental Bible translations from the first millennium by M. van Esbroeck. Part II, on Slavonic and other translations of the Bible, includes the first detailed study of the history of the Slavonic Bible, by Francis J. Thomson (over 300 pp.). Part III, with essays by such scholars as J.H. Charlesworth, D.J.A. Clines, J. Gnilka, M. G÷rg, N. Lohfink and A.C. Thiselton, concerns the interpretation of the Bible in translation, philosophy, theology, art and music. In an appendix, a complete list of printed Bibles in languages throughout the world is presented for the first time.


2014-01-14

A Political Education

By Andre Schiffrin
  • Full Title : A Political Education
  • Author : Andre Schiffrin
  • Publisher : Melville House
  • ISBN Code : 1612193641
  • Pages : 225
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  • Language : English
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“Schiffrin evokes the bittersweet tang of émigré life in New York.” —The New York Times Book Review André Schiffrin was born the son of one of France’s most esteemed publishers, in a world peopled by some of the day’s leading writers and intellectuals, such as André Gide, Jean-Paul Sartre, and Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. But this world was torn apart when the Nazis marched into Paris on young André’s fifth birthday. Beginning with the family’s dramatic escape to Casablanca—thanks to the help of the legendary Varian Fry—and eventually New York, A Political Education recounts the surprising twists and turns of a life that saw Schiffrin become, himself, one of the world’s most respected publishers. Emerging from the émigré community of wartime New York (a community that included his father’s friends Hannah Arendt and Helen and Kurt Wolff), he would go on to develop an insatiable appetite for literature and politics: heading a national student group he renamed the Students for a Democratic Society—the SDS . . . leading student groups at European conferences, once, as an unwitting front man for the CIA . . . and eventually being appointed by Random House chief Bennett Cerf to head the very imprint cofounded by his father—Pantheon. There, he would discover and publish some of the world’s leading writers, including Noam Chomsky, Michel Foucault, Art Spiegelman, Studs Terkel, and Marguerite Duras. But in a move that would make headlines, Schiffrin would ultimately rebel at corporate ownership and form his own publishing house—The New Press—where he would go on to set a new standard for independent publishing. A Political Education is a fascinating intellectual memoir that tells not only the story of a unique and important figure, but of the tumultuous political times that shaped him. From the Hardcover edition.


2006-11-27

Vodou in Haitian Life and Culture

By C. Michel,P. Bellegarde-Smith
  • Full Title : Vodou in Haitian Life and Culture
  • Author : C. Michel,P. Bellegarde-Smith
  • Publisher : Springer
  • ISBN Code : 0312376200
  • Pages : 242
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  • Language : English
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This collection introduces readers to the history and practice of the Vodou religion, and corrects many misconceptions. The book focuses specifically on the role Vodou plays in Haiti, where it has its strongest following, examining its influence on spiritual beliefs, cultural practices, national identity, popular culture, writing and art.


2016-12-19

Remuneration for the Use of Works

By Silke von Lewinski
  • Full Title : Remuneration for the Use of Works
  • Author : Silke von Lewinski
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • ISBN Code : 3110476436
  • Pages : 475
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  • Language : English
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Royalty payments are once again becoming a hot button issue for authors and artists, as well as other holders of copyright or related rights, because they fail to receive adequate compensation for the use of their work on the internet. This volume from the 2015 ALAI Congress contributes to the international discussion of this issue by examining the causes of the problem and possible solutions, including a set of business models to compensate for internet usage. The volume contains mainly English as well as French and Spanish contributions.


Biblica

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  • Full Title : Biblica
  • Author : ,
  • Publisher : Gregorian Biblical BookShop
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  • Pages : N.A
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  • Language : English
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1992-08

French Twentieth Bibliography

By Peter C. Hoy
  • Full Title : French Twentieth Bibliography
  • Author : Peter C. Hoy
  • Publisher : Susquehanna University Press
  • ISBN Code : 9780945636410
  • Pages : 488
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  • Language : English
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This series of bibliographical references is one of the most important tools for research in modern and contemporary French literature. No other bibliography represents the scholarly activities and publications of these fields as completely.


2016-09-27

Tracing Paradigms: One Hundred Years of Neophilologus

By Rolf H. Bremmer Jr,Thijs Porck,Frans Ruiter,Usha Wilbers
  • Full Title : Tracing Paradigms: One Hundred Years of Neophilologus
  • Author : Rolf H. Bremmer Jr,Thijs Porck,Frans Ruiter,Usha Wilbers
  • Publisher : Springer
  • ISBN Code : 3319335855
  • Pages : 281
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  • Language : English
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This volume brings together a selection of pivotal articles published in the hundred years since the launch of the journal Neophilologus. Each article is accompanied by an up-to-date commentary written by former and current editors of the journal. The commentaries position the articles within the history of the journal in particular and within the field of Modern Language Studies in general. As such, this book not only outlines the history of a scholarly journal, but also the history of an entire field. Over the course of its first one hundred years, 1916 to 2016, Neophilologus: An International Journal of Modern and Mediaeval Language and Literature has developed from a modest quarterly set up by a group of young and ambitious Dutch professors as a platform for their own publications to one of the leading international journals in Modern Language Studies. Although Neophilologus has remained broad in scope, multilingual and multidisciplinary, it has witnessed dramatic changes in its long-standing history: paradigm shifts, the rise and fall of literary theories, methods and sub-disciplines, as has the field of Modern Language Studies itself.


2020-07-26

Chopin

By John Rink
  • Full Title : Chopin
  • Author : John Rink
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • ISBN Code : 1000152049
  • Pages : 580
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  • Language : English
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This anthology brings together representative examples of the most significant and engaging scholarly writing on Chopin by a wide range of authors. The essays selected for the volume portray a rounded picture of Chopin as composer, pianist and teacher of his music, and of his overall achievement and legacy. Historical perspectives are offered on Chopin’s biography ’as cultural discourse’, on the evolution and origins of his style, and on the contexts of given works. A fascinating contemporary overview of Chopin’s oeuvre is also provided. Seven source studies assess the status and role of Chopin’s notational practices as well as some enigmatic sketch material. Essays in the field of performance studies scrutinise the ’cultural work’ carried out by Chopin’s performances and discuss his playing style along with that of his contemporaries and students. This paves the way for a body of essays on analysis, aesthetics and reception, considering aspects of genre and including an overview of analytical approaches to select works. The remaining essays address Chopin’s handling of form, rhythm and other musical elements, as well as the ’meaning’ of his msuic. The collection as a whole underscores one of the most important aspects of Chopin’s legacy, namely the paradoxical manner in which he drew from the past - in particular, certain eighteenth-century traditions - while stretching inherited conventions and practices to such an extent that a highly original ’music of the future’ was heralded.


2006-01-01

Les sciences religieuses au Québec depuis 1972

By Louis Rousseau,Michel Despland
  • Full Title : Les sciences religieuses au Québec depuis 1972
  • Author : Louis Rousseau,Michel Despland
  • Publisher : Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
  • ISBN Code : 0889206252
  • Pages : 158
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  • Language : English
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Reliée aux rapides et profondes transformations socio-culturelles de la société québécoise des années soxiante, l'éclatement de l'hégémonie théologique dans le domaine de l'étude de la religion était déjà un fait accompli en 1972. La présent étude cherche à décrire et à comprendre l'évolution subséquente du nouveau champ des sciences religieuses québécoises tel que mis en oeuvre depuis lor par les enseignants et chercheurs qui animent les programmes des CEGEP et des universités. La situation québécoise se caractérise par la présence des traditions francophones et anglophones et celle des démarches théologique et de sciences humaines de la religion dans l'enseignement post-secondaire. Adoptant le point de vue d'une analyse des processus sociaux qui institutionalisent le savoir, cette rétrospective examine la morphologie des spécialisations mises en oeuvre, la composition et l'évoluation des programmes chargés de reproduire le savoir, les domaines de recherche privilégiés, les réseaux d'échanges savants utilisés pour la diffusion de nouvelles connaissances ainsi que l'organisation de la régulation et du contrôle de la circulation des produits intellectuels. Au terme il devient possible d'établir un bilan de santé de ce domaine du savoir permettant à ses acteurs d'en cerner les forces et les faiblesses afin de mieux entrevoir les stratégies de développement qui s'imposent.


2013-04-01

De l'entrepreneuriat à la gouvernance  : Enjeux et perspectives

By BEN-HAFAÏEDH Cyrine,BOUBAKER Sabri
  • Full Title : De l'entrepreneuriat à la gouvernance  : Enjeux et perspectives
  • Author : BEN-HAFAÏEDH Cyrine,BOUBAKER Sabri
  • Publisher : Lavoisier
  • ISBN Code : 274629513X
  • Pages : 201
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  • Language : English
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Le couple « entrepreneuriat et gouvernance » permet de relever les défis économiques. L’entrepreneuriat contribue à la création d’emplois et à la croissance. La gouvernance favorise la pérennité des entreprises nouvelles et leur performance. Le climat créé par une bonne gouvernance a aussi un effet d’entraînement sur l’innovation et l’entrepreneuriat au sein des entreprises. L’objectif est donc de maintenir ce cercle vertueux créateur de valeur pour les pays. Il est alors important non seulement de comprendre les enjeux d’aujourd’hui au niveau de l’entrepreneuriat et de la gouvernance, mais aussi d’anticiper les défis de demain. Ainsi, chaque chapitre analyse un problème à résoudre ou identifie un défi à relever tout en proposant des recommandations pratiques.


2013-04-10

Marion de Lorme

By John J. Janc
  • Full Title : Marion de Lorme
  • Author : John J. Janc
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • ISBN Code : 0761860738
  • Pages : 422
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  • Language : English
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This is a critical edition, or “édition critique,” of Victor Hugo’s play Marion de Lorme. A critical edition is much more than a typical scholarly publication of a literary work that only contains a brief introduction, the text, and endnotes. The in-depth introduction in this critical edition details the history and genesis of the play from its inception through its première, as well as a study of the manuscript and of all other original related documents. It also features a history of the première, the critical reaction, and an analysis of various nineteenth-century editions of the work. The actual text of the play contains a critical apparatus that indicates all modifications of the text made by the author during its composition. Following the play, there are literary, historical, linguistic, and critical notes, indexes of all words and proper names, and a bibliography of works related to the play in question. (Text in French)


2010-01

Cultural Transfer Through Translation

By Stefanie Stockhorst
  • Full Title : Cultural Transfer Through Translation
  • Author : Stefanie Stockhorst
  • Publisher : Rodopi
  • ISBN Code : 9042029501
  • Pages : 343
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  • Language : English
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Given that the dissemination of enlightened thought in Europe was mostly effected through translations, the present collection of essays focuses on how its cultural adaptation took place in various national contexts. For the first time, the theoretical model of `cultural transfer¿ (Espagne/Werner) is applied to the eighteenth century: The intercultural dynamics of the Enlightenment become manifest in the transformation process between the original and target cultures, be it by way of acculturation, creative enhancement, or misunderstanding. Resulting in shifts of meaning, translations offer a key not just to contemporary translation practice but to the discursive network of the European Enlightenment in general. The case studies united here explore both how translations contributed to the transnational standardisation of certain key concepts, values and texts, and how they reflect national specifications of enlightened discourses. Hence, the volume contributes to Enlightenment studies, at least as much as to historical translation studies.


2016-08-04

Family Law and Society in Europe from the Middle Ages to the Contemporary Era

By Maria Gigliola di Renzo Villata
  • Full Title : Family Law and Society in Europe from the Middle Ages to the Contemporary Era
  • Author : Maria Gigliola di Renzo Villata
  • Publisher : Springer
  • ISBN Code : 3319422898
  • Pages : 374
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  • Language : English
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This volume addresses the study of family law and society in Europe, from medieval to contemporary ages. It examines the topic from a legal and social point of view. Furthermore, it investigates those aspects of the new family legal history that have not commonly been examined in depth by legal historians. The volume provides a new 'global' interpretative key of the development of family law in Europe. It presents essays about family and the Christian influence, family and criminal law, family and civil liability, filiation (legitimate, natural and adopted children), and family and children labour law. In addition, it explores specific topics related to marriage, such as the matrimonial property regime from a European comparative perspective, and impediments to marriage, such as bigamy. The book also addresses topics including family, society and European juridical science.


2017-01-06

The Poetics of Multilingualism – La Poétique du plurilinguisme

By Patrizia Noel Aziz Hanna,Levente Seláf
  • Full Title : The Poetics of Multilingualism – La Poétique du plurilinguisme
  • Author : Patrizia Noel Aziz Hanna,Levente Seláf
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • ISBN Code : 1443870897
  • Pages : 320
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  • Language : English
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Poetica et Metrica 2. One of the most fascinating aspects of the poetics of multilingualism is that it reveals national literatures to be an outcome of transcultural reflection. This kind of reflection can surface in lexical borrowings and inventions, in attempts at imitating foreign language features, and in combining and improvising stylistic and linguistic devices. The experiments presented in this book range from idiosyncratic and “forced” solutions to the partly unconscious creation of new genres from situations of cultural contact. Multilingualism, as such, turns out to be basic for the emergence of vernacular literatures. While research on the poetics of multilingualism is usually restricted to specific authors, languages, genres or epochs, this book addresses the issue from the perspective of its general systematics, and reflects the diversity of the phenomenon. It provides facets from individual authors’ poetics to conventionalised features of poetics, and from written to oral and sung products of multilingual creation. By focusing on the topic’s ontology, its basic categories and relations, the volume demonstrates the fundamental importance of multilingualism for literary and linguistic theory with studies on a number of European countries and regions, including multilingualism in the literature and literary traditions of the Alsace, the Basque Country, England, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Ireland, the Netherlands, Russia, Sardinia, and Spain.


2008-02-05

Networks of Entertainment

By Frank Kessler,Nanna Verhoeff
  • Full Title : Networks of Entertainment
  • Author : Frank Kessler,Nanna Verhoeff
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • ISBN Code : 0861969375
  • Pages : 352
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  • Language : English
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This collection of essays explores the complex issue of film distribution from the invention of cinema into the 1910s. From regional distribution networks to international marketing strategies, from the analysis of distribution catalogs to case studies on individual distributors, these essays written by well-known specialists in the field discuss the intriguing question of how films came to meet their audiences. Among the authors are Richard Abel, Marta Braun, Joseph Garncarz, André Gaudreault, François Jost, Charlie Keil, Martin Loiperdinger, Viva Paci, Wanda Strauven, and Gregory Waller.


2013-12-16

World Literature in Theory

By David Damrosch
  • Full Title : World Literature in Theory
  • Author : David Damrosch
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN Code : 1118457676
  • Pages : 544
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  • Language : English
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World Literature in Theory provides a definitive exploration of the pressing questions facing those studying world literature today. Coverage is split into four parts which examine the origins and seminal formulations of world literature, world literature in the age of globalization, contemporary debates on world literature, and localized versions of world literature Contains more than 30 important theoretical essays by the most influential scholars, including Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Hugo Meltzl, Edward Said, Franco Moretti, Jorge Luis Borges, and Gayatri Spivak Includes substantive introductions to each essay, as well as an annotated bibliography for further reading Allows students to understand, articulate, and debate the most important issues in this rapidly changing field of study