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.
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.
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.
By Helen Gallagher
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By Patrick Le Boeuf
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 FRBRthe XOBIS projectwhich 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
- XOBISmetadatathe 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.
By Konrad Ott,Jan Dierks,Lieske Voget-Kleschin
By John Willinsky
By Carl Morey
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.