Orwell Subverted

Filename: orwell-subverted.pdf
ISBN: 9780271045146
Release Date: 2008-05-28
Number of pages: 195
Author: Daniel J. Leab
Publisher: Penn State Press

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2009

Filename: 2009.pdf
ISBN: 3598694520
Release Date: 2009-12-01
Number of pages: 2563
Author: K. G. Saur Verlag GmbH & Company
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

Download and read online 2009 in PDF and EPUB The IBR, published again since 1971 as an interdisciplinary, international bibliography of reviews, offers book reviews of literature dealing primarily with the humanities and social sciences published in 6,000 mainly European scholarly journals. This unique bibliography contains over 1.2 millions book reviews. 60,000 entries are added every year with details on the work reviewed and the review.


Red Activists and Black Freedom

Filename: red-activists-and-black-freedom.pdf
ISBN: 9781317990604
Release Date: 2013-09-13
Number of pages: 136
Author: David Levering Lewis
Publisher: Routledge

Download and read online Red Activists and Black Freedom in PDF and EPUB This book deals with the forgotten history of the civil rights movement. The American Left played a significant part in the origins of that movement, whose history has traditionally been focused on the later 1940's and early 1950's. This approach needs serious re-thinking in light of what took place in the later 1930's with the organization and activity of groups like the Southern Negro Youth Congress that brought both African-American and white workers and students together in the fight for economic and social justice. Thanks to the post-World War II Red Scare such groups as well as Left African-American leaders like Esther and James Jackson have been overlooked or excised from an exciting, controversial, and important story. With all due credit to the churches which played such a pivotal role in finally winning Blacks their civil rights, the early history involving the Left, workers of both races, and the labor unions must be assimilated into America's memory, for there were important continuities between what they did and the later church-based struggle. This book was published as a special issue of American Communist History.


Cinematic Cold War

Filename: cinematic-cold-war.pdf
ISBN: STANFORD:36105215366613
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 301
Author: Tony Shaw
Publisher:

Download and read online Cinematic Cold War in PDF and EPUB The first book-length survey of cinema's vital role in the Cold War cultural combat between the U.S. and the USSR. Focuses on 10 films five American and five Soviet, both iconic and lesser-known works showing that cinema provided a crucial outlet for the global "debate" between democratic and communist ideologies."


Program

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ISBN: UCSC:32106020343247
Release Date: 2007
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Author: Organization of American Historians. Meeting
Publisher:

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International Bibliography of Book Reviews of Scholarly Literature in the Humanities and the Social Sciences

Filename: international-bibliography-of-book-reviews-of-scholarly-literature-in-the-humanities-and-the-social-sciences.pdf
ISBN: 359869430X
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 2843
Author: K. G. Saur Verlag GmbH & Company
Publisher: K. G. Saur

Download and read online International Bibliography of Book Reviews of Scholarly Literature in the Humanities and the Social Sciences in PDF and EPUB The IBR, published again since 1971 as an interdisciplinary, international bibliography of reviews, offers book reviews of literature dealing primarily with the humanities and social sciences published in 6,000 mainly European scholarly journals. This unique bibliography contains over 1.1 millions book reviews. 60,000 entries are added every year with details on the work reviewed and the review.


British Animation

Filename: british-animation.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015078779579
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 240
Author: Clare Kitson
Publisher:

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Ens queda la paraula

Filename: ens-queda-la-paraula.pdf
ISBN: 9788499842080
Release Date: 2013-12-15
Number of pages: 399
Author: Raquel Casesnoves Ferrer
Publisher: Documenta Universitaria

Download and read online Ens queda la paraula in PDF and EPUB Aquest llibre comprèn divuit treballs de recerca sobre sociolingüística de la variació, lingüística forense, multilingüisme i llengua anglesa publicats en honor de Maria Teresa Turell Julià. El volum es completa amb dues ressenyes i dotze laudatios, a més d’una semblança sobre l’homenatjada i un recull bibliogràfic de les seves aportacions principals. \n\n


Subverting Global Myths

Filename: subverting-global-myths.pdf
ISBN: 9780830877065
Release Date: 2009-09-20
Number of pages: 296
Author: Vinoth Ramachandra
Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Download and read online Subverting Global Myths in PDF and EPUB It is a myth that only the uninformed masses believe in myths and that power brokers, media moguls, leading scientists, financial tycoons, political luminaries and intellectual elites don't. The myths that the ruling classes believe may be more sophisticated, but they are myths nonetheless. These public, large-scale narratives engage our imaginations and shape the way we experience the world. They are the stories that tell us what is important to know and how to live. Subverting Global Myths takes up six areas of contemporary global discourse--terrorism, religious violence, human rights, multiculturalism, science and postcolonialism. Here powerful myths energize and mobilize considerable public funding as well as academic production. This book is not addressed primarily to theological specialists, but to all thoughtful readers who are concerned about the public issues that shape our increasingly interconnected and interdependent world. Vinoth Ramachandra draws at length on his own experience working among university students and professors against a backdrop of militant religious and secular ideologies in Sri Lanka, a country that has suffered from "terrorism" and a "war on terror" that has claimed over sixty thousand lives since the late 1970s and shows no signs of abating. Reflected as well is his experience of living and traveling extensively not only in the West but in several of the trouble spots of Asia today. Thoughtful critical readers who care to explore reality rather than flip from one reality show to another will appreciate this invitation to subvert present reality in order to make way for another.


Program of the Annual Meeting

Filename: program-of-the-annual-meeting.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015081575683
Release Date: 2009
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Author: American Historical Association
Publisher:

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Choice

Filename: choice.pdf
ISBN: UCSC:32106017982452
Release Date: 2007
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Author:
Publisher:

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Orwell

Filename: orwell.pdf
ISBN: 1904341330
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 180
Author: Scott Lucas
Publisher: Haus Publishing

Download and read online Orwell in PDF and EPUB Accessible and affordable biography, illustrated throughout in color


American Book Publishing Record

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ISBN: UOM:39015066180459
Release Date: 2007
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Merry gentlemen and one lady

Filename: merry-gentlemen-and-one-lady.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015010208844
Release Date: 1985
Number of pages: 324
Author: Joseph Bryan
Publisher: Scribner

Download and read online Merry gentlemen and one lady in PDF and EPUB The author shares his reminiscences about fourteen writers, humorists and wits including Dorothy Parker, Robert Benchley, Fred Allen, Nunnally Johnson, John Steinbeck, and S.J. Perelman


ber Tyrannei

Filename: ber-tyrannei.pdf
ISBN: 9783406711473
Release Date: 2017-03-30
Number of pages: 127
Author: Timothy Snyder
Publisher: C.H.Beck

Download and read online ber Tyrannei in PDF and EPUB Wir sind nicht klüger als die Menschen, die erlebt haben, wie überall in Europa die Demokratie unterging und Faschismus, Nationalsozialismus und Kommunismus kamen. Aber einen Vorteil haben wir. Wir können aus ihren Erfahrungen lernen. „Leiste keinen vorauseilenden Gehorsam.“ So lautet die erste von 20 Lektionen für den Widerstand, mit denen Timothy Snyder die Bürger der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika vorbereitet auf das, was gestern noch unvorstellbar zu sein schien: einen Präsidenten, der das Gesicht der Demokratie verstümmelt und eine rechtsradikale Tyrannei errichtet. Doch nicht nur in den USA sind Populismus und autoritäres Führertum auf dem Vormarsch. Auch in Europa rückt die Gefahr von rechts immer näher – als ob es das 20. Jahrhundert und seine blutigen Lehren niemals gegeben hätte. Snyders historische Lektionen, die international Aufsehen erregt haben, sind ein Leitfaden für alle, die jetzt handeln wollen - und nicht erst, wenn es zu spät ist. Lektion 8: „Setze ein Zeichen.“ Dieses Buch tut es. Tun Sie es auch.