Born In 1994 Birthday Nostalgia

Author: Kerry Butters
Editor: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781535028196
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Born in 1994 by Kerry Butters is a reference Book from that year, included in it are things in the News, Famous Births and Deaths etc. Great for birthday presents. Look out for other years in the series or maybe buy your own birth year. Look out for other years in the series by the same Author. 1916 - 2016

1994 The Year A Miracle Was Born

Author: Notebook Scv Editions
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ISBN: 9781670821935
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Notebook a perfect gift 6x9 inches Glossy Cover 100 pages blank lined

1994 The Year A Miracle Was Born

Author: Nostalgia gifts
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ISBN: 9781653374380
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Cute 6x9' Blank lined Notebook Journal Matte-finish cover. Lined Notebook / Journal Gift, 120 Pages, 6x9, Soft Cover, Matte Finish, Great Gift Gift Diary Fun gift for someone's birthday, perfect present for a friend or a family member. 120 pages 6""x9"" White-color paper Matte Finish Cover for an elegant look and feel Are you looking for a gift for your parents or relatives born in 1994 ? Then you need to buy this gift for your brother, sister, Auntie and celebrate their birthday For more creative journal notebook ,Please visit our author amazon page.

The Universal Almanac 1994

Author: John W. Wright
Editor: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780836280326
Size: 20,41 MB
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An unparalleled wealth of information on international politics, economics, and social conditions makes this book an especially valuable resource in this period of world change. Abundant graphs, charts, and sidebar essays put facts and figures in context. 3-column, 2-color format for easy reading.

Music In American Life An Encyclopedia Of The Songs Styles Stars And Stories That Shaped Our Culture 4 Volumes

Author: Jacqueline Edmondson Ph.D.
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313393486
Size: 20,98 MB
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A fascinating exploration of the relationship between American culture and music as defined by musicians, scholars, and critics from around the world.

The Routledge Companion To World Cinema

Author: Rob Stone
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317420586
Size: 15,75 MB
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The Routledge Companion to World Cinema explores and examines a global range of films and filmmakers, their movements and audiences, comparing their cultural, technological and political dynamics, identifying the impulses that constantly reshape the form and function of the cinemas of the world. Each of the forty chapters provides a survey of a topic, explaining why the issue or area is important, and critically discussing the leading views in the area. Designed as a dynamic forum for forty-three world-leading scholars, this companion contains significant expertise and insight and is dedicated to challenging complacent views of hegemonic film cultures and replacing outmoded ideas about production, distribution and reception. It offers both a survey and an investigation into the condition and activity of contemporary filmmaking worldwide, often challenging long-standing categories and weighted—often politically motivated—value judgements, thereby grounding and aligning the reader in an activity of remapping which is designed to prompt rethinking.

Toronto Sketches 3

Author: Mike Filey
Editor: Dundurn
ISBN: 1554880831
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Mike Filey’s "The Way We Were" column in the Toronto Sun continues to be one of the paper’s most popular features. In Toronto Sketches 3, the third volume in Dundurn Press’s Toronto Sketches series, Filey brings together some of the best of his columns. Each column looks at Toronto as it was, and contributes to our understanding of how Toronto became what it is. Illustrated with photographs of the city’s people and places of the past, Toronto Sketches is a nostalgic journey for the long-time Torontonian, and a voyage of discovery for the newcomer.

The Routledge International Handbook Of Children Adolescents And Media

Author: Dafna Lemish
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1134060629
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The roles that media play in the lives of children and adolescents, as well as their potential implications for their cognitive, emotional, social and behavioral development, have attracted growing research attention in a variety of disciplines. The Routledge International Handbook of Children, Adolescents and Media analyses a broad range of complementary areas of study, including children as media consumers, children as active participants in media making, and representations of children in the media. The handbook presents a collection that spans a variety of disciplines including developmental psychology, media studies, public health, education, feminist studies and the sociology of childhood. Essays provide a unique intellectual mapping of current knowledge, exploring the relationship of children and media in local, national, and global contexts. Divided into five parts, each with an introduction explaining the themes and topics covered, the handbook features 57 new contributions from 71 leading academics from 38 countries. Chapters consider vital questions by analyzing texts, audience, and institutions, including: the role of policy and parenting in regulating media for children the relationships between children’s’ on-line and off-line social networks children’s strategies of resistance to persuasive messages in advertising media and the construction of gender and ethnic identities The Handbook’s interdisciplinary approach and comprehensive, international scope make it an authoritative, state of the art guide to the nascent field of Children’s Media Studies. It will be indispensable for media scholars and professionals, policy makers, educators, and parents.

Qigong Fever

Author: David A. Palmer
Editor: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231511704
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Qigong a regimen of body, breath, and mental training exercises was one of the most widespread cultural and religious movements of late-twentieth-century urban China. The practice was promoted by senior Communist Party leaders as a uniquely Chinese healing tradition and as a harbinger of a new scientific revolution, yet the movement's mass popularity and the almost religious devotion of its followers led to its ruthless suppression. In this absorbing and revealing book, David A. Palmer relies on a combination of historical, anthropological, and sociological perspectives to describe the spread of the qigong craze and its reflection of key trends that have shaped China since 1949, including the search for a national identity and an emphasis on the absolute authority of science. Qigong offered the promise of an all-powerful technology of the body rooted in the mysteries of Chinese culture. However, after 1995 the scientific underpinnings of qigong came under attack, its leaders were denounced as charlatans, and its networks of followers, notably Falungong, were suppressed as "evil cults." According to Palmer, the success of the movement proves that a hugely important religious dimension not only survived under the CCP but was actively fostered, if not created, by high-ranking party members. Tracing the complex relationships among the masters, officials, scientists, practitioners, and ideologues involved in qigong, Palmer opens a fascinating window on the transformation of Chinese tradition as it evolved along with the Chinese state. As he brilliantly demonstrates, the rise and collapse of the qigong movement is key to understanding the politics and culture of post-Mao society.

Chambers Biographical Dictionary

Author: Camilla Rockwood
Editor: Chambers Harrap Pub Limited
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Since its first publication in 1897, Chambers Biographical Dictionary has been the most comprehensive, reliable and readable single-volume dictionary available. This eighth edition has been extensively updated and includes more than 18,000 entries, of which over 600 are new. Wide-ranging and international in scope, it gives unrivalled coverage of all areas of human achievement, including sport, the arts, music, film, politics and literature.