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A Conrad Chronology
A Conrad Chronology
O. Knowles
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Newly revised and enlarged, the second edition of A Conrad Chronology draws upon a rich range of published and unpublished materials. It offers a detailed factual record of Joseph Conrad's unfolding life as seaman and writer as well as tracing the co...
A Global Doll's House
A Global Doll's House
Julie Holledge;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book addresses a deceptively simple question: what accounts for the global success of A Doll’s House, Henrik Ibsen’s most popular play? Using maps, networks, and images to explore the world history of the play’s production, this question is cons...
A Harold Pinter Chronology
A Harold Pinter Chronology
W. Baker
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:The most detailed chronological account of Harold Pinter to appear, this new volume in the Author Chronologies series traces the daily activities of the Nobel Prize winning author. It is based upon published and unpublished materials, and discussion ...
A History of the Modern British Ghost Story
A History of the Modern British Ghost Story
S. Hay
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Ghost stories are always in conversation with novelistic modes with which they are contemporary. This book examines examples from Sir Walter Scott, Charles Dickens, Henry James and Rudyard Kipling, amongst others, to the end of the twentieth century,...
A Hybrid Theory of Metaphor
A Hybrid Theory of Metaphor
M. Tendahl
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:A provoking new approach to how we understand metaphors thoroughly comparing and contrasting the claims made by relevance theorists and cognitive linguists. The resulting hybrid theory shows the complementarity of many positions as well as the need a...
A Modern Coleridge
A Modern Coleridge
A. Timár
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:A Modern Coleridge shows the interrelatedness of the discourses of cultivation, addiction and habit in Coleridge's poetry and prose, and argues that these all revolve around the problematic nexus of a post-Kantian idea of free will, essential to Cole...
A Poetics of Postmodernism and Neomodernism
A Poetics of Postmodernism and Neomodernism
M. Latham
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This new book examines how a range of authors today perpetuate Virginia Woolf's literary legacy, by creating new forms adapted to their new ages and audiences. Addressing questions about the current penchant for refashioning our canon in order to upd...
A Student's Guide to the MA TESOL
A Student's Guide to the MA TESOL
Nancy Bell
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book is a practical and insightful guide for new MA TESOL students, providing information that will shape their expectations of the field and of their program. It discusses foundational information about the profession, as well as discussion and...
Advancing Digital Humanities
Advancing Digital Humanities
P. Arthur; K. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Advancing Digital Humanities moves beyond definition of this dynamic and fast growing field to show how its arguments, analyses, findings and theories are pioneering new directions in the humanities globally.
Advertising, Subjectivity and the Nineteenth-Century Novel
Advertising, Subjectivity and the Nineteenth-Century...
S. Thornton
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:From 1830 to 1870 advertising brought in its wake a new understanding of how the subject read and how language operated. Sara Thornton presents a crucial moment in print culture, the early recognition of what we now call a 'virtual' world, and propos...
Affective Disorder and the Writing Life
Affective Disorder and the Writing Life
S. Stone Horton
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Affective Disorder and the Writing Life interrogates the mythos of the 'mad writer' through lived experience, literary analysis, writerly reflection and contemporary neuroscience. It explores how affective disorders colour, drive and sometimes silen...
After Atheism
After Atheism
Mark Vernon
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:If science has replaced God, is life necessarily meaningless? This book argues that the advances of science and the retreat of religion in secular society does not have to mean a life without spirituality.