Author: Malcolm Beckwith Parkes
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: punctuation, west, history, introduction, effect, pause
Number of Pages: 346
Published: 1993
ISBN-10: 0520079418
ISBN-13: 9780520079410

We often take punctuation for granted, but its evolution has been largely responsible for our ability to communicate meaning and convey emphasis with the written word. Believing that the best way to understand usage is to study it historically, Parkes focuses on how marks have actually been used. He cites examples from a wide range of literary texts from different periods and languages; the examples and plates also provide the reader with an opportunity to test Parkes's observations.This long-awaited book will no doubt stimulate debate among writers, editors, literary critics, philosophers, li

Author: Graham Harman
Keywords: metaphysics, latour, bruno, networks, prince
Number of Pages: 260
Published: 2009-06-30
ISBN-10: 0980544068
ISBN-13: 9780980544060

Prince of Networks is the first treatment of Bruno Latour specifically as a philosopher. It has been eagerly awaited by readers of both Latour and Harman since their public discussion at the London School of Economics in February 2008. Part One covers four key works that display Latours underrated contributions to metaphysics: Irreductions, Science in Action, We Have Never Been Modern, and Pandoras Hope. Harman contends that Latour is one of the central figures of contemporary philosophy, with a highly original ontology centered in four key concepts: actants, irreduction, translation, and alli

Author: L. Eriksson, E. Johansson, N. Kettaneh-Wold, J. Tr
Publisher: MKS Umetrics AB
Keywords: applications, method, extensions, advanced, part, megavariate, data, analysis, multi
Number of Pages: 312
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 9197373036
ISBN-13: 9789197373036

Author: Wim Dijkgraaf
Publisher: Synergio B.V.
Keywords: requirements, smart, eind, het, bij
Number of Pages: 24
ISBN-10: 9078990015
ISBN-13: 9789078990017

Author: Benjamin Pimentel
Publisher: Anvil Publishing, Inc.
Keywords: quarter, storm, generation, first, jopson, tale, journey, edgar, underground
Number of Pages: 30
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 9712715906
ISBN-13: 9789712715907

Author: Unknown
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Keywords: language, gujarati, grammar, simplified
Number of Pages: 194
ISBN-10: 1440065497
ISBN-13: 9781440065491

Author: Wolfgang Lederer
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: man, redemption, woman, andersen, christian, snow, queen, hans, kiss
Number of Pages: 292
Published: 1986
ISBN-10: 0520057740
ISBN-13: 9780520057746

Hans Christian Andersen's haunting and enigmatic tale, The Snow Queen, has not only enchanted generations of children, but has also fascinated and puzzled adults. Lederer uncovers the roots of this perennial enchantment by interweaving an astute psychological analysis of the fairy tale with an account of Andersen's life. Engaging and highly readable, this book is suffused with perceptions culled from psychology, folklore, and myth. Hans Christian Andersen's haunting and enigmatic tale, The Snow Queen, has not only enchanted generations of children, but has also fascinated and puzzled adults. L
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