Daniel Webster: A Bibliography (Bibliographies of American by Harold D. Moser

By Harold D. Moser

Daniel Webster captured the hearts and mind's eye of the yank humans of the 1st half the 19th century. This bibliography on Webster brings jointly for the 1st time a accomplished advisor to the gigantic volume of literature written by means of and approximately this notable guy who dwarfed such a lot of his contemporaries. This bibliography additionally offers references to fabrics on slavery, the tariff, banking, Indian affairs, felony and constitutional improvement, overseas affairs, western growth, and financial and political advancements in general.

This bibliography is split into fifteen sections and covers each point of Webster's distinct occupation. Sections I and II deal essentially with Webster's writings and with these of his contemporaries. Sections III via X conceal the literature facing his kinfolk historical past; adolescence and schooling, his lengthy provider within the usa condominium of Representatives and within the Senate, his stints as secretary of nation, and his profession in legislation. part X offers counsel in finding fabrics with regards to his affiliates. eventually, Sections XI via XV supply insurance of his own existence, his dying, historiographical fabrics, and iconography.

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Using Bibliotherapy in Clinical Practice: A Guide to by John T. Pardeck

By John T. Pardeck

Pardeck presents psychological wellbeing and fitness pros with on hand details on self-help books that may be successfully used with a number of scientific difficulties. The fabrics awarded is additionally utilized by these now not inevitably expert in medical intervention; this team would come with mom and dad, academics, and librarians. The technique offered--bibliotherapy--is an rising medical approach. There are over four hundred self-help books provided and annotated that concentrate on chemical dependency, dealing with swap, relations violence and dysfunctional households, parenting, own development, severe ailment, social relationships, and divorce and combined families.

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The Musical: A Research and Information Guide (Routledge by William Everett

By William Everett

The musical, no matter if on level or monitor, is definitely some of the most recognizable musical genres, but some of the most difficult. What are its defining positive factors? How does it negotiate a number of socio-cultural-economic areas? Is it a favored culture? Is it a enterprise? Is it a worldly cultural product and signifier?

This learn consultant contains greater than 1,400 annotated entries with regards to the style because it looks on level and monitor. It contains reference works, monographs, articles, anthologies, and internet sites relating to the musical. Separate sections are dedicated to sub-genres (such as operetta and megamusical), non-English language musical genres within the united states, traditions outdoors the united states, person exhibits, creators, performers, and function. the second one version displays the striking elevate in musical theater scholarship because 2000. as well as revealed fabrics, it contains multimedia and digital assets.

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Release Your Writing: Book Publishing Your Way by Helen Gallagher

By Helen Gallagher

unlock Your Writing: booklet Publishing, Your approach is going past how-to books with all of the info you would like, no matter if you've got:

-- Written a booklet and never attracted a publisher.
-- accomplished a publication you wish out immediately, for a selected marketplace or well timed topic.
-- simply begun writing a publication and wish to understand tips to get it to market.
-- Grown weary of buying a ebook round to brokers and publishers.
-- permit your manuscript languish as the publishing technique appeared so intimidating.

Learn techniques to get your e-book released, write higher together with your machine, and realize dozens of promoting and merchandising tips to maintain a profitable booklet release.

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Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR): by Patrick Le Boeuf

By Patrick Le Boeuf

Get the directly evidence on FRBR—and if it is correct for you!

In 1998, sensible standards for Bibliographic files (FRBR) used to be a conceptual version promoted by way of the foreign Federation of Library institutions and associations (IFLA) as being the suggested new development in cataloging. As libraries attempt to serve their clients greater within the coming years, questions stay as to if FRBR could provide a solution on the way to increase cataloging structures. practical requisites for Bibliographic documents (FRBR): Hype or Cure-All? explores not just the theoretical matters, similar to the idea that of “works” and the bibliographic relationships of musical works, but in addition presents a special survey of lots of the platforms that really enforce FRBR similar to the AustLit Gateway. This publication describes the demanding situations that accompany implementation of FRBR, and the way this summary method of cataloging could be a important, sensible instrument to assist increase library platforms.

Functional necessities for Bibliographic files (FRBR): Hype or Cure-All? in actual fact explains the options, principles, and useful purposes of FRBR. The publication is created from 4 significant sections. A chronological part explains how FRBR was once built and the way it is going to evolve sooner or later; a theoretical part stories how FRBR analyzes types of library fabrics; a pragmatic facets part examines how a few structures truly use FRBR; and finally, a piece that explains an alternative choice to FRBR—the XOBIS project—which indicates that different recommendations are attainable to fulfill destiny cataloging challenges.

Functional standards for Bibliographic documents (FRBR) explores:

  • cutting edge positive aspects, together with the “Semantic internet” activities
  • destiny evolutions in cataloging
  • possible choices to FRBR
  • the historical past of IFLA practical standards for Bibliographic documents Study
  • an up to date description of the entity-relationship version being constructed via the operating workforce to increase the FRBR version to hide authority data
  • key points of the FRBR and FRANAR types that may must be re-examined
  • the idea that of expression
  • the cataloging of hand press materials
  • the AustLit Gateway
  • musical works within the FRBR model
  • the Paradigma undertaking on the nationwide Library of Norway
  • the FRBR and the acting arts
  • oral traditions and FRBR
  • the layout of destiny systems
  • the eu FRBR study initiative
  • FRBRizing OCLC’s WorldCat
  • the IFPA software program and alertness interfaces
  • the Library of Congress’s FRBR show Tool
  • XOBIS—metadata—the severe bridge among content material and complex access

Librarians, library technology school, scholars, and proprietors will locate useful specifications for Bibliographic files (FRBR): Hype or Cure-All? a useful resource of data on either the theoretical and sensible elements of FRBR.

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Handbuch Umweltethik (German Edition) by Konrad Ott,Jan Dierks,Lieske Voget-Kleschin

By Konrad Ott,Jan Dierks,Lieske Voget-Kleschin

Wie kaum eine andere Bereichsethik befasst sich die Umweltethik einerseits mit Grundfragen der Philosophie (Naturphilosophie, Anthropologie, politische Philosophie) und berührt andererseits verschiedene Politikfelder (Klimapolitik, Naturschutz, Land- und Forstwirtschaft etc.). Das Spannungsverhältnis zwischen Grundlagenreflexion und Politiknähe wird zusammengehalten durch argumentative Begründungen des Umwelt-, Tier- und Naturschutzes, die Kernbereiche der Umweltethik sind. Das Handbuch stellt den umweltethischen Diskurs hinsichtlich seiner Begrifflichkeit, seiner Geschichte, seiner ethischen Grundlagen, der wesentlichen Handlungsfelder und der Bezüge zu Nachbarwissenschaften dar.

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The Access Principle: The Case for Open Access to Research by John Willinsky

By John Willinsky

Questions approximately entry to scholarship return farther than fresh debates over subscription costs, rights, and digital documents recommend. the good libraries of the prior -- from the fabled assortment at Alexandria to the early public libraries of nineteenth-century the USA -- stood as arguments for expanding entry. In The entry Principle, John Willinsky describes the most recent bankruptcy during this ongoing tale -- on-line open entry publishing through scholarly journals -- and makes a case for open entry as a public good.A dedication to scholarly paintings, writes Willinsky, includes with it a accountability to stream that paintings as largely as attainable: this can be the entry precept. within the electronic age, that accountability contains exploring new publishing applied sciences and monetary types to enhance entry to scholarly paintings. huge stream provides price to released paintings; it's a major element of its declare to be wisdom. the ideal to understand and the appropriate to be recognized are inextricably combined. Open entry, argues Willinsky, can gain either a researcher-author operating on the best-equipped lab at a number one examine collage and a instructor suffering to discover assets in an impoverished excessive school.Willinsky describes kinds of entry -- the New England magazine of Medicine, for instance, supplies open entry to concerns six months after preliminary booklet, and First Monday forgoes a print variation and makes its contents instantly available for free of charge. He discusses the contradictions of copyright legislation, the analyzing of analysis, and the industrial viability of open entry. He additionally considers broader topics of public entry to wisdom, human rights matters, classes from publishing background, and "epistemological vanities." the talk over open entry, writes Willinsky, increases the most important questions on where of scholarly paintings in a bigger international -- and concerning the way forward for knowledge.

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Legal Publishing in Antebellum America by Hoeflich

By Hoeflich

criminal Publishing in Antebellum the USA provides a background of the legislations publication publishing and distribution within the usa. half company historical past, half felony background, half heritage of knowledge diffusion, M. H. Hoeflich indicates how a variety of advancements in printing and bookbinding, the advent of railroads, and the growth of mail provider contributed to the expansion of the from an basically neighborhood to a countrywide undefined. moreover, the e-book ties the unfold of a specific method of legislations, that's, the 'scientific approach', championed via Northeastern American jurists to the expansion of legislations publishing and legislation ebook promoting and exhibits that the 2 have been severely intertwined.

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Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers: A by Denise Knight

By Denise Knight

As the yankee literary canon has gone through revision and growth lately, the impression of ladies writers of the 19th century has been reevaluated. the 1st booklet of its style, this reference offers alphabetically prepared entries for greater than 70 nineteenth-century American girls writers, akin to Louisa might Alcott, Margaret Fuller, Emma Lazarus, and Harriet Beecher Stowe. each one access is written through a professional contributor and contains a biography, a dialogue of the author's significant works and issues, an outline of the serious stories reading the writer's works, and a bibliography of works for extra consultation.

The 19th century gave delivery to a couple of the richest works in American literature. for many years, nineteenth-century authors comparable to Hawthorne, Melville, Poe, Emerson, Thoreau, and Whitman were thought of the dominant figures of the interval, and different writers have acquired less recognition. however the scope and concentration of yankee literary reports has shifted dramatically in recent times, and mainstream anthologies were revised to mirror adjustments within the canon. essentially the most intriguing alterations has been the reassessment of the contributions of yank ladies writers of the 19th century. a few of these girls, resembling Louisa might Alcott and Harriet Beecher Stowe, are quite popular. Others, corresponding to Charlotte Perkins Gilman, were the topic of a lot fresh severe cognizance. yet regardless of the resurgence of curiosity in American ladies writers of the 19th century, assets for readers have remained commonly scattered.

This reference ebook is the 1st paintings of its style to supply entire entries on greater than 70 American girls writers who released in the course of the 19th century. that includes authors who've lengthy been assimilated into the literary canon in addition to once-popular writers who've mostly been forgotten, this quantity invitations a severe reassessment of the contributions of those writers to American literary heritage. Entries are written by way of professional members and are prepared alphabetically to facilitate entry. each one access encompasses a biographical comic strip, a dialogue of the writer's significant works and subject matters, an outline of the serious reaction to the author, and a bibliography of works through and in regards to the author. To motivate extra learn, the amount closes with a bibliography of important experiences of nineteenth-century American girls writers.

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