Writing Journeys Across Cultural Borders

Author: Elena V. Shabliy
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1666900354
File Size: 23,29 MB
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This book identifies, through an interdisciplinary lens, literary works that treat the theme of the journey from multiple angles: religious, psychological, psychoanalytical, philosophical, educational, and historical.
Journey's Middle
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: B. K. Parent
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06 - Publisher: iUniverse

Nissa's dangerous adventure involves an evil regent who does not want to give up power, a princess coming of age, and folks taking sides. Along the way, Nissa meets a variety of mysterious folk including the Gunnary, the Huntress, and the elusive Neebings. Nissa's journey requires her to draw on
Un-Settling Middle Eastern Refugees
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Marcia C. Inhorn, Lucia Volk
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-11 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

Since the Iraq war, the Middle East has been in continuous upheaval, resulting in the displacement of millions of people. Arriving from Afghanistan, Iraq, Palestine, and Syria in other parts of the world, the refugees show remarkable resilience and creativity amidst profound adversity. Through careful ethnography, this book vividly illustrates
Dennis McCann Takes You for a Ride
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Dennis McCann
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: The Guest Cottage, Inc.

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Environment and Children
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Christopher Day, Anita Midbjer
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-31 - Publisher: Routledge

How does the built environment affect children - their health, their behaviour, education and development? To support them, what do we need to consider and what do we need to do? Can our surroundings foster environmental and social awareness and responsibility? Based on Christopher Day's experiences designing schools and early
Paradise Redefined
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Vanessa Fong
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-01 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

In 2004, Vanessa Fong offered a groundbreaking ethnographic exploration of the social, economic, and psychological development of children born since China's one-child policy was introduced in 1979. Her book Only Hope left readers with a picture of stressed, ambitious adolescents for whom elite status was the ultimate goal, though relatively