Liberation in Print: Feminist Periodicals and Social by Agatha Beins

By Agatha Beins

This is the 1st research of periodicals’ key function in U.S. feminism’s formation as a collective id and set of political practices within the Seventies. among 1968 and 1973, greater than assorted feminist newsletters and newspapers have been released within the usa. Agatha Beins exhibits that the repetition of sure principles in those periodicals—ideas approximately gender, race, unity, and politics—solidified their centrality to feminism.

Beins specializes in 5 periodicals of that period, comprising virtually 300 diversified concerns: Distaff (New Orleans, Louisiana); Valley Women’s middle Newsletter (Northampton, Massachusetts); Female Liberation Newsletter (Cambridge, Massachusetts); Ain’t I a Woman? (Iowa urban, Iowa); and L.A. Women’s Liberation Newsletter, later released as Sister (Los Angeles, California). jointly they signify a large geographic diversity, together with a few understudied websites of feminism. Beins examines the discourse of sisterhood, pictures of ladies of colour, feminist publishing practices, and the creation of feminist areas to illustrate how repetition formed dominant issues of feminism’s collective identification. Beins additionally illustrates how neighborhood context affected the manifestation of principles or political values, revealing the complexity and variety inside of feminism.

With a lot to assert concerning the research of social hobbies regularly, Liberation in Print indicates feminism to be a dynamic and consistently rising identification that has grown, partly, out of a pressure among ideological coherence and variety. Beins’s research of repetition bargains an cutting edge method of examining collective id formation, and her ebook issues to the importance of print tradition in activist organizing.

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Colonies, Cults and Evolution: Literature, Science and by David Amigoni

By David Amigoni

the concept that of tradition, now such an incredible time period inside of either the humanities and the sciences, is a legacy of the 19th century. via heavily examining writings through evolutionary scientists reminiscent of Charles Darwin, Alfred Russell Wallace, and Herbert Spencer, along these of literary figures together with Wordsworth, Coleridge, Arnold, Butler, and Gosse, David Amigoni indicates how the trendy inspiration of 'culture' constructed out of the interdisciplinary interactions among literature, philosophy, anthropology, colonialism, and, particularly, Darwin's theories of evolution. He is going directly to discover the connection among literature and evolutionary technological know-how by way of arguing that tradition was once noticeable much less as a novel inspiration or notion, and extra as a box of dialogue and clash. This interesting booklet comprises a lot fabric at the background of evolutionary suggestion and its cultural influence, and may be of curiosity to students of highbrow and medical heritage in addition to of literature.

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Index to Proceedings of the Security Council: Seventieth by United Nations Department of Public Information,United

By United Nations Department of Public Information,United Nations

The Index to complaints of the safety Council is a bibliographic consultant to the lawsuits and documentation of the safety Council. This factor covers the 70th 12 months of the Council together with its commissions, committees and advert hoc committees. The Index is split in elements comprising the topic Index and Index to Speeches. The Index is ready through the Dag Hammarskjöld Library, division of Public info, as one of many items of the United international locations Bibliographic info approach (UNBIS).

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Iraq's Modern Arabic Literature: A Guide to English by Salih J. Altoma

By Salih J. Altoma

Covering 60 years of fabrics, this bibliography cites translations, reports, and different writings, which signify Iraq's nationwide literature, together with fresh works of various Iraqi writers dwelling in Western exile. the amount serves as a advisor to 3 interrelated data:

o Translations that experience seemed on the grounds that 1950, as books or as person goods (poems, brief tales, novel extracts, performs, diaries) in print-and non-print guides in Iraq and different Arab and English-speaking international locations, together with Australia, Canada, the uk, and the United States.
o proper stories and different secondary assets together with chosen reports and writer interviews, which hide Iraqi literature and writers.
o The scope of displacement or dispersion of Iraqi writers, artists, and different intellectuals who've been uprooted and at the moment are dwelling in exile in Arab or different Western countries.

By drawing awareness to a mostly ignored yet suitable and large literature obtainable in English, this primary of its type e-book will function a useful advisor to scholars of up to date Iraq, sleek Arabic literature, and different fields similar to women's stories, postcolonial stories, 3rd global literature, American-Arab/Muslim relatives, and Diaspora studies.

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The History of the Book in the West: 1455–1700: Volume II: 2 by Ian Gadd

By Ian Gadd

starting with some of the technological breakthroughs of Western heritage - the improvement of transportable kind through Johann Gutenberg - The heritage of the publication within the West 1455-1700 covers the interval that observed the expansion and consolidation of the published booklet as an important characteristic of Western eu tradition and society. the quantity collects jointly seventeen key articles, written by means of major students in the past 5 many years, that jointly survey quite a lot of subject matters, comparable to typography, economics, rules, bookselling, and analyzing practices. Books, even if revealed or in manuscript, performed an important position within the non secular, political, and highbrow upheavals of the interval, and figuring out how books have been made, disbursed, and encountered offers precious new insights into the heritage of Western Europe within the 15th, 16th, and 17th centuries.

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Military Fortifications: A Selective Bibliography by Dale E. Floyd

By Dale E. Floyd

This is the 1st English-language normal bibliography on army fortifications. It bargains with the historical past of fortifications from the earliest instances to the current through the global. layout, development, and upkeep of all kinds of fortifications are famous, from everlasting to transitority, from earthworks to fortifications of wooden and stone. even supposing the paintings often cites English-language assets, quite a few precious foreign-language guides are famous to boot. fabrics integrated variety from books and pamphlets to essays, periodicals, publication chapters, dissertations, and videos.

After the frontmatter, which supplies an outline of the topic, the amount involves six significant sections: basic works are pointed out first, by way of chapters on fortifications within the jap Hemisphere, Europe, the Pacific, the Western Hemisphere, and particular issues. every one access includes an annotation which notes the work's content material, assesses its usefulness, and notes any specific good points. entry to the contents of the quantity is augmented via an writer index and an issue index. This bibliography should still end up worthy to students and researchers fascinated by army background, and where of fortifications in warfare.

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Gian Carlo Menotti: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies by Donald L. Hixon

By Donald L. Hixon

Gian Carlo Menotti is a composer recognized mainly for his renowned operas, together with Amahl and the evening viewers, The Medium, and The Consul. He additionally wrote a large amount of choral, instrumental and chamber song. This addition to the Greenwood Press sequence Bio-Bibliographies in tune serves as a reference consultant to Menotti's profession. a quick biographical cartoon precedes a chronologically prepared bibliography of common writings by means of and approximately Menotti through a close record of works, alphabetically prepared. A bibliography of writings approximately particular compositions, whole with chosen modern serious stories, contains info on premiers and different major performances and discographies of recordings.

Opera tune students, in addition to Menotti fanatics, will have fun with this certain consultant to to be had examine fabrics. meant as a scholarly source, this quantity additionally comprises appendices, a chronological record of works and a style record of works. An writer index and a separate performer index are provided.

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A Guide to Publishing for Academics: Inside the Publish or by Jay Liebowitz

By Jay Liebowitz

Most teachers nonetheless combat with the "publish or perish" phenomenon. in keeping with Dr. Liebowitz’s 25 years serving because the editor-in-chief of a number one overseas magazine, in addition to insights from essentially the most a professional magazine editors, this booklet stocks key classes realized to assist new professors, doctoral scholars, and practitioner–scholars raise their probabilities of being released in selective, refereed overseas journals. It makes a speciality of the most important practices had to make certain magazine book, with attention-grabbing instances and precious advice sprinkled through the book.


A consultant to Publishing for Academics offers worthwhile wisdom from prime magazine editors of either conventional and on-line journals, in addition to numerous degrees of journals. even supposing the focal point is especially within the company and IT components, a lot of the counsel supplied can pass into different fields. The e-book comprises fascinating vignettes and do’s and don’ts in order that power authors can comprehend what is going on behind the curtain as soon as the manuscript arrives at the magazine editor’s desk.


The e-book offers confident information on opting for what and the place to post, what to think about while writing a name for a paper, the way to arrange and put up magazine manuscripts, and the way to put a paper for booklet. It additionally has worthy info for present and destiny magazine editors, together with versions of modifying and editorial forums, editorial training suggestion, and modifying shrewdpermanent practices. With the knowledge during this ebook, the following iteration of lecturers and practitioner–scholars can be good built to beat the post or perish phenomenon.

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2014 (German Edition) by Ursula Rautenberg,Ute Schneider

By Ursula Rautenberg,Ute Schneider

AGB sixty nine enthält neben Rezensionen folgende Beiträge:

  • Carlos Spoerhase: Das Silberne Buch: Heft, Mappe, Buch? Über eine handschriftliche Lyriksammlung von Caroline Flachsland und Johann Gottfried Herder.
  • Wolfgang Schellmann: Ein Fehldruck als Beleg für die Technik des Bilddrucks
    vom Klischee im frühen 17. Jahrhundert
  • Anika Wolfram: Die Festkultur des Verlages B.G. Teubner bis zum Beginn des 20. Jahrhunderts. Eine interdisziplinäre Untersuchung.
  • Sandra Rühr: Autorenlesungen in der Fackel von Karl Kraus.
  • David Oels: Ullstein im Zweiten Weltkrieg: Die Wiesner-Berichte. Teil 1.
  • Stefan Knödler: Die Desiderienbücher der Tübinger Museumsgesellschaft
  • Gisela Möncke: Hans Schobsers Münchner Drucke. Ergänzungen zur Bibliographie Karl Schottenlohers.
  • Daniel Bellingradt: Forschungsbericht. Periodische Presse in der Frühen Neuzeit. Teil 1.

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