Seeds In The Heart

Autore: Donald Keene
Editore: Henry Holt
ISBN: 9780805019995
Grandezza: 77,47 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 8258
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Twenty-five years of research inform the fourth and final volume of an analysis of Japanese literature that uncovers the sensibility of an entire culture, revealing the history of poetic forms, the "I" novel, travel writing, women writers, and more.

A Handbook Of China S International Relations

Autore: Shaun Breslin,
Editore: Routledge
ISBN: 1136938451
Grandezza: 72,86 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Docs
Vista: 3236
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This Handbook, comprising around twenty-five chapters provided by numerous experts in the field, will prove invaluable to students of international affairs, academics, researchers, businesspeople and policy analysts. Chapters will give up-do-date and unbiased information on the current state of Chinese international relations in historical perspective.

Autore: 阿城
Editore: Chinese University Press
ISBN: 9789629962371
Grandezza: 53,56 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 3786
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Set in the tumultuous years of China's Cultural Revolution, tells the tale of the transformation of Wang Yisheng from an obsessive chess player into an enlightened chess master who understands the Tao of life.

Meditations On Quixote

Autore: José Ortega y Gasset
Editore: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252068959
Grandezza: 12,93 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 8267
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Presents a powerful case for integrating literature into experience. Through a series of essays in intellectual love, the author explores the aim of philosophy. He then considers how literature, specifically Cervantes, contributes to realizing this aim.

Nazi Empire

Autore: Shelley Baranowski
Editore: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521857392
Grandezza: 39,10 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 4200
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Examines the history of Germany from 1871 to 1945 as an expression of the 'tension of empire'.

History Of Japanese Art

Autore: Penelope E. Mason
Editore: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780131176010
Grandezza: 40,87 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Vista: 9074
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Published jointly by Prentice Hall and Harry N. Abrams, Inc., this second edition of the comprehensive history of Japanese art from 10,500 B.C.E. now extends beyond 1945, tying together more closely the development of all the media within a well-articulated historical and social context. Features a comprehensive survey of Japanese art and culture, now with 67 new color and 52 new black and white illustrations including other art forms such as calligraphy, lacquer, metalwares, ceramics, and textiles. For art enthusiasts interested in far eastern art.

Brushes With Power

Autore: Richard Curt Kraus
Editore: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520072855
Grandezza: 74,28 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 2817
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Explores the interplay of politics and the art of writing in China today to explain the complex relationship between tradition and modernity in Chinese culture.

Ultimate Spanish Review And Practice Second Edition

Autore: Ronni Gordon
Editore: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071744215
Grandezza: 27,96 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 6129
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Gain confidence in your Spanish-language communication using the method trusted by more than 200,000 students The Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice gives you a good grasp of grammar so you can build your skills and confidence in communication. Each grammatical concept is explained and illustrated with engaging sentence examples; you'll also get extensive exercises offer practice at applying this knowledge in everyday conversation. This book/CD-ROM package includes: More than 400 exercises, in addition to 200 exercises on the accompanying CD-ROM A Pre-Test that identifies your strengths and weaknesses and a Post-Test that helps you review your progress, both on CD-ROM Bonus online content, including audio exercises as well as internet-based activities focused on key cultural website across the Spanish-speaking world Topics include: Pre-Test Verbs, The present tense, Ser & estar, Stem-changing verbs & verbs with spelling changes, The preterit tense, The imperfect tense, The future & conditional tenses, Reflective verbs, Passive constructions, The perfect tenses, The gerund & the progressive tenses, The subjunctive in noun clauses: present & present perfect subjective, The imperfect subjective & past perfect subjective conditional sentences, The subjective adverb & adjective clauses, Commands, The infinitive Nouns and Their Modifiers, Pronouns, Nouns & articles, Adjectives, Demonstratives & possessives, Personal pronouns: subject, object, prepositional, Relative pronouns Other Elements of the Sentence, Adverbs, Prepositions, Interrogative words & question formation, Negative & indefinite words, Numbers; dates; time, Idiomatic Usage, Idiom, expressions, & proverbs, Word formation & diminutives, ¡Ojo! Common errors & pitfalls

Calligraphy And Power In Contemporary Chinese Society

Autore: Yuehping Yen
Editore: Routledge
ISBN: 9780203590607
Grandezza: 38,89 MB
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Vista: 8112
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This unusual and interesting book is a fascinating account of the world of Chinese writing. It examines Chinese space and the political and social use of writing as propaganda, a publicity booster and as a ladder for social climbing.

The Object Stares Back

Autore: James Elkins
Editore: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780156004978
Grandezza: 31,12 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 9834
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A study on how our eyes function with our brains examines the irrational elements of physical sight and concludes that human seeing transforms both the viewer and the object being viewed