A Journey Through Cultures

Author: Luciana Cardoso de Castro Salgado
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1447141148
Size: 27.55 MB
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The results show that cultural viewpoint metaphors have strong epistemic power, leveraged by a combination of theoretic foundations coming from Anthropology, Semiotics and the authors’ own work in HCI and Semiotic Engineering.

Energy Flash

Author: Simon Reynolds
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571289142
Size: 24.66 MB
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A substantial final section, added for this new Faber edition, brings the book right up to date, covering dubstep's explosive rise to mass popularity and America's recent but ardent embrace of rave.

A Bittersweet Journey Through Culture

Author: Yu Qiuyu
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781627741101
Size: 12.29 MB
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First published in 1992, A Bittersweet Journey Through Culture popularized the literary concept of the meditative essay, establishing a new tradition in Chinese prose.

Distant Peaks

Author: Peter A. Len
Publisher: Millennial Mind Pub
ISBN: 9781589824607
Size: 33.71 MB
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This is not the rarified realm of super-alpinists like Messner, House, Garibotti, and Prezelj, but rather an everyman's voyage up the guided trade routes about which the bulk of all climbers know and dream—the Exum Ridge of the Grand ...

American Idle

Author: Mary Collins
Publisher: Capital Books
ISBN: 9781933102887
Size: 55.93 MB
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**First Place Grand Prize Winner for Non-Fiction books at the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Awards!! Congratulations Mary!!**

The Modern Jewish Canon

Author: Ruth R. Wisse
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226903187
Size: 58.18 MB
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In fact, what makes a book "Jewish" in the first place? Ruth R. Wisse eloquently fields these questions in The Modern Jewish Canon, her compassionate, insightful guide to the finest Jewish literature of the twentieth century.

Light At The Edge Of The World

Author: Wade Davis
Publisher: D & M Publishers
ISBN: 9781926706894
Size: 22.95 MB
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In Light at the Edge of the World, Davis explores the idea that these distinct cultures represent unique visions of life itself and have much to teach the rest of the world about different ways of living and thinking.

H Nh Tr Nh Van Ho A Journey Through Vietnamese Culture

Author: Tri C. Tran
Publisher: University Press of America
ISBN: 0761862447
Size: 48.16 MB
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The book is presented as a linguistic and cultural journey of a family through twelve selected cities in Vietnam. Each chapter is organized into sections on dialogue, grammar, reading, practice exercises, and vocabulary.

Perception And Deception

Author: Joe Lurie
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781512113266
Size: 79.14 MB
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Joe's growing self-awareness of the impact of culture is clearly illustrated through his humorous stories and striking culture clash examples from news reports across the globe. Better yet, these stories are indexed by culture!