Author: Miriam Jaskierowicz Arman
Publisher: Musicvisions International
Keywords: speaking, communicating, singing, approach, spiritual, voice
Number of Pages: 228
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 0967418100
ISBN-13: 9780967418100

Author: Diah Ariani Arimbi
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: muslim, indonesian, women, religion, fiction, identity, representation, reading, writers, contemporary
Number of Pages: 237
Published: 2009-06-01
ISBN-10: 9089640894
ISBN-13: 9789089640895

Reading Contemporary Indonesian Muslim Women Writers looks at the work of four writers—Titis Basino P.I., Ratna Indraswari Ibrahim, Abidah El Kalieqy, and Helvy Tiana Rosa—paying particular attention to questions of how gender is constructed and in turn constructs the identities, roles, and status of Muslim women in Indonesia. In addition, Diah Ariani Arimbi focuses on issues of authenticity, representation, and power in these authors’ works and details how each woman challenged perceptions of Muslim women in Islamic societies.

Author: Thomas Elsaesser
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: first, decades, cinema, german, life, second
Number of Pages: 353
Published: 1996
ISBN-10: 9053561722
ISBN-13: 9789053561720

German cinema is best known for its art cinema and its long line of outstanding individual directors. The double spotlight on these two subject has only deepened the obscurity surrounding the popular cinema. German Cinema performs a kind of archaeology on a period largely overlooked: the first two decades of German cinema. This collection of essays by established authors refocuses the terms of a debate that will develop in the years to come concerning the historical and cultural significance of popular cinema in Wilhelmine Germany.

Author: Hugh Marriott
Publisher: Polperro Heritage Press
Keywords: caring, guide, pig, selfish
Number of Pages: 356
Published: 2003-10-24
ISBN-10: 0954423313
ISBN-13: 9780954423315

Millions of people provide unpaid care for disabled or elderly relatives, friends, or neighbors. Their job is long, lonely, and hard, yet there is limited support and no formal training. As a result, carers suffer frequent damage to their physical and mental health. Though carers by definition are anything but "selfish pigs," they are also liable to feelings of guilt that are often brought on by fatigue and isolation. This guide is designed to provide support for carers of every variety and air commonly ignored topics that arise when providing care. Humorous and uplifting in tone, this is the

Author: Kube, Christian
Publisher: Universitätsverlag Potsdam
Keywords: und, arbeiter, das, kalifornien, mexikanische, beispiel, gewerkschaften, arbeitskmpfe, den, usa, immigration, transnationale
Number of Pages: 99
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 3940793698
ISBN-13: 9783940793690

Immigration Und Arbeitskämpfe In Den USA : US-Gewerkschaften Und Transnationale Mexikanische Arbeiter ; Das Beispiel Kalifornien

Author: Emanuele Capobianco
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: somalia, sector, health, aid, decade
Number of Pages: 69
Published: 2011-05-19
ISBN-10: 0821387693
ISBN-13: 9780821387696

This study reviews trends in aid provided to the health sector in Somalia over 2000 “2009. It is a testimony to the commitment of donors and implementers who have relentlessly tried to improve the dire health situation of millions of Somalis. At the same time, this study is a wake-up call for all donors and implementers. Have donors been generous enough? Have millions of dollars been invested in the most efficient way to maximize results? Did donors choose the right priorities? Did they stay the course? Did they learn from their own mistakes?The answers are mixed. Donors stepped up their

Author: Guitty Azarpay
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: oriental, art, epic, pictorial, painting, sogdian
Number of Pages: 272
Published: 1981
ISBN-10: 0520037650
ISBN-13: 9780520037656
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