By Raymond D. Irwin
Books on Early American heritage and tradition, 1971-1980: An Annotated Bibliography keeps a sequence of bibliographies directory book-length works on North the US and the Caribbean sooner than 1815. crucial for students, librarians, and scholars of early the US, the booklet surveys approximately 1,200 monographs, essay collections, exhibition catalogues, and reference works released among 1971 and 1980. as well as bibliographic info each one access contains short annotations, which describe the scope and method of every one merchandise and the book's major thesis. additionally incorporated are lists of journals the place every one paintings has been reviewed and the variety of instances the ebook has been pointed out in specialist literature, and the variety of OCLC member libraries conserving the paintings. In 31 thematic sections, the e-book covers such subject matters as: exploration and colonialization, local american citizens, the yank innovative conflict, the structure, race and slavery, gender, faith.
By Jay Parini
Covers hundreds and hundreds of writers who've made contributions to British, Irish and Commonwealth literature from the 14th century to the current day. Introductory essays and chronological tables open each one quantity and supply ancient historical past. every one complement covers nearly 20 extra authors.
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By Oliver Jahraus, Armin Nassehi, Mario Grizelj, Irmhild Saake, Christian Kirchmeier, Julian Müller
In vielen Disziplinen kontrovers diskutiert, prägt Niklas Luhmanns Systemtheorie die intellektuellen Debatten weit über den universitären Bereich hinaus. Neben einem Einblick in die Biografie Luhmanns zeichnet das Handbuch die Grundlagen seines Denkens und verschiedene Theoriestränge nach. Darunter: Evolutions-, Kommunikations-, Medien- und Gesellschaftstheorie. Detailliert werden einzelne Werke und Werkgruppen besprochen. Weitere Kapitel erklären zentrale Begriffe der Systemtheorie, wie Autopoiesis, Code, Komplexität, procedure u. v. a.
By Robert Easting
Visions of Hell and Heaven, or, extra frequently, of Purgatory and the Earthly Paradise, have been broadly disseminated within the heart a long time, and this quantity deals an creation to and a bibliography of the scholarly literature (mainly yet no longer solely from the 20 th century) on a number heart English texts, from the 12th to the 15th century, recounting visions in nineteen varied types. Dr Easting in short discusses the style; the connection of visions to texts; the literary culture and capabilities of such visions; and the advance of the scholarly dialogue of this fabric. in view that there are Latin assets for almost all of the center English visions, and lots more and plenty paintings has been performed at the Latin texts, the quantity comprises non-annotated, pick out bibliographies of modern paintings at the Latin imaginative and prescient culture as well as the chronologically-arranged annotated normal Bibliography at the heart English texts. the amount is done with an Index of Manuscripts, an Index of students and Critics, and a subject matter Index.Dr ROBERT EASTINGteaches within the division of English Language and Literature on the Victoria collage of Wellington.
By Alan Cassels
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By Evelyn de R. McMann
This index has been compiled as a brief reference consultant to biographies of 9,052 expert and beginner artists lively in Canada from the 17th century to the current. The artists symbolize forty two expert different types, from animation to topography. as well as 8,261 Canadian artists, the Index has 391 British, three hundred American, and a hundred ecu artists, all of whom spent a part of their careers in Canada.
Each access presents the artist's identify, date and homeland and loss of life (or years the artist flourished, if beginning and loss of life dates aren't available), the nationality (if now not Canadian), kind of artist (major medium media used), and resources during which biographical details should be discovered. numerous hundred cross-references hyperlink many of the names utilized by a few artists throughout the process their careers.
By Karl H. Potter
This can be an endeavour by means of a global crew of students to offer the contents of Indian Philosophical texts to a much broader public than has hitherto been attainable. it is going to supply a definitive precis of present wisdom approximately all of the platforms of classical Indian Philosophy. every one quantity will include a longer analytical essay including summaries of each extant paintings of the procedure. quantity I. Bibliography (2Pts.) (3rd rev. Ed.): This quantity shows the scope of the undertaking and gives a listing of assets so that it will be surveyed within the next volumes, in addition to presents a advisor to secondary literature for extra learn of Indian Philosophy. quantity II. Indian Metaphysics and Epistemology: The culture of Nyaya Vaisesika as much as Gangesa (Part One). the quantity offers an in depth resume of present wisdom in regards to the classical Indian Philosophical approach of Nyaya-Vaisesika in its previous levels. quantity III. Advaita Vedanta (Part One): This quantity summarizes all that we all know of early Advaita Vedanta as much as Samkara`s scholars. quantity IV. Samkhya: A Dualist culture in Indian Philosophy lines the heritage of the process from its beginnings within the 3rd or fourth century B.C. up during the 20th century. quantity V. The Philosophy of Grammarians: This quantity of the Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies is dedicated to the Philosophy of the Grammarians. quantity VI. Indian Philosophical research Nyaya-Vaisesika from Gangesa to Raghunatha Siromani: the current quantity of the Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies takes up the heritage of Nyaya-Vaisesika the place quantity left off, within the 14th century. quantity VII. Abhidharma Buddhism to one hundred fifty A.D.: the current quantity undertakes to summarize the gist of those philosophical teachings, termed Abhidharma, from the 1st texts that constructed after the Buddha as much as and together with the big textual content known as Mahavibhasa, generated from a practice held within the first or moment century A.D. different Volumes in coaching: Yoga Philosophy, Samkhya Philosophy, Grammarian Philosophy, Jaina Philosophy, Kashmir Saiva Philosophy, Dvaita Vedanta, Abhidharma Philosophy, Madhyamika Philosophy, Yogacara Philosophy, Buddhist Logicians.