A Journey Through Cultures

Author: Luciana Cardoso de Castro Salgado
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1447141148
Size: 61.25 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: 38.65 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.

H Nh Tr Nh Van Ho A Journey Through Vietnamese Culture

Author: Tri C. Tran
Publisher: University Press of America
ISBN: 0761862447
Size: 68.98 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.

The Modern Jewish Canon

Author: Ruth R. Wisse
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226903187
Size: 60.22 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.

Travels With Barley

Author: Ken Wells
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416585411
Size: 71.80 MB
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The heart of the book is a journey along the Mississippi River, from Minnesota to Louisiana, in a quixotic search for the Perfect Beer Joint -- a journey that turns out to be the perfect pretext for viewing America through the prism of a ...

Distant Peaks

Author: Peter A. Len
Publisher: Millennial Mind Pub
ISBN: 9781589824607
Size: 69.33 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 ...

Culture And Cuisine

Author: Jean François Revel
Publisher: Doubleday Books
ISBN:
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Traces the history of cooking from ancient Greece to the present, provides anecdotes about feasts, drinking lore, and past food preferences, and includes sample recipes

American Idle

Author: Mary Collins
Publisher: Capital Books
ISBN: 9781933102887
Size: 73.54 MB
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**First Place Grand Prize Winner for Non-Fiction books at the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Awards!! Congratulations Mary!!**

Feed Me With Words

Author: Nicholas Sironka
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1524672289
Size: 53.47 MB
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This book is a collection of many of my past artworks and an attempt at bringing Maasai culture to people of all ages, in all parts of the world, in a pleasant and heartwarming way—art.