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Chinese Culture in a Cross-Cultural Comparison

by Michael B. Hinner Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (May 13, 2014)

Chinese culture has a very long and extraordinary tradition. With China’s rapid economic growth and a population of more than one billion people, China has become a very important market for many companies....


E-Learning and Education for Sustainability

by Ulisses Miranda Azeiteiro, Walter Leal Filho & Sandra S. Caeiro Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (February 02, 2015)

This book discusses the use of e-learning in the progresses towards Sustainable Development (SD) or Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). Almost three decades after the concept of sustainable development...


E-Political Socialization, the Press and Politics

by Christ´l De Landtsheer, Daniel B. German & Russell Farnen Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (May 13, 2014)

This book examines the state of print and electronic media in the United States of America, Europe, and China. The latest mass communication advances demonstrate that we live in an increasingly media-centric...


Facets of Linguistics

by Peter Schildhauer, Jana Pflaeging, Alexander Brock & Anne Ammermann Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (February 27, 2014)

This volume aims to represent the breadth and depth of current linguistic research of predominantly young linguists and thus to produce a snapshot of topical linguistic issues and trends. Therefore, it presents...


Culture, Communication, and Creativity

by Hubert Knoblauch, Mark D. Jacobs & René Tuma Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 01, 2014)

It is the premise of this volume that the rising importance of creativity in modern culture is related to dramatic changes in communication. In the last decades we have witnessed a revolutionary change in the...


Videography

by Hubert Knoblauch, René Tuma & Bernt Schnettler Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (November 25, 2014)

This book provides an overview of the current state of video analysis, including the most recent developments in this rapidly growing field. It covers various methodological approaches. The authors address practical...


Deviant Women

by Tiina Mäntymäki, Marinella Rodi-Risberg & Anna Foka Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (December 09, 2014)

This multidisciplinary collection of articles illuminates the ways in which the concept of female deviance is represented, appropriated, re-inscribed and refigured in a wide range of texts across time, cultures...


Poisoned Cornucopia

by Ryszard Wolny & Stankomir Nicieja Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (December 23, 2014)

This volume explores the notions of excess, intemperance and overabundance in cultures and literatures of both the English- and Chinese-speaking worlds. It concentrates on some aspects of literary and cultural...


Describing Who?

by Joanna Auron-Gorska Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (December 09, 2014)

«Describing Who?» reveals the significance of photographs taken in contemporary Poland by professional American, French and Israeli Jewish photographers. Writing critically from the vantage point of her Polish...


Methods in Writing Process Research

by Dagmar Knorr, Carmen Heine & Jan Engberg Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (June 24, 2014)

Methods for studying writing processes have significantly developed over the last two decades. The rapid development of software tools which support the collection together with the display and analysis of writing...


Deliberation and Democracy: Innovative Processes and Institutions

by Stephen Coleman, Anna Przybylska & Yves Sintomer Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (February 05, 2016)

As our experience regarding the practice of deliberation grows, the position from which we evaluate it, and the criteria of this evaluation, change. This book presents a synthesis of recent research that has...


George H.W. Bush

by Kjell Lejon Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (March 19, 2014)

This book is the first to explore the religious dimension of President George H. W. Bush. Also, the author re-conceptualizes the common use of civil religion in order to understand more fully the religious dimension...


Critical Theory and Critical Genres

by Jaroslaw Pluciennik, Michal Wroblewski, Charles Russel & Arne Melberg Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (May 30, 2014)

This book is the result of a shared conviction of the necessity to advance the international discourse on criticism. What originated in ancient curiosity and developing self-reflexion became the critical thought...


Material Moments in Book Cultures

by Simon Rosenberg & Sandra Simon Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (November 25, 2014)

This Festschrift honours the dedicated book historian and medievalist Gabriele Müller-Oberhäuser. Her wide-ranging scholarly expertise has encouraged and influenced many adepts of the book. The essays in this...


Visuality in the Works of Siri Hustvedt

by Corinna Reipen Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (February 05, 2014)

This book analyzes Siri Hustvedt’s three novels The Blindfold, What I Loved and The Sorrows of an American with a focus on visual art. Siri Hustvedt is one of the most popular American writers today and her...


Meaning and Motoricity

by Kristóf Nyíri Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (May 20, 2014)

There is an intrinsic connection between the notions of image and time. Visual images can strike us as incomplete, as ambiguous, unless they are moving ones, happening in time. However, time cannot be conceptualized...


Media and Education in the Digital Age

by Matteo Stocchetti Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (July 28, 2014)

This book is an invitation to informed and critical participation in the current debate on the role of digital technology in education and a comprehensive introduction to the most relevant issues in this debate....


Food and the Internet

by Patricia Lysaght & Violetta Krawczyk-Wasilewska Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 30, 2015)

Discourses about food, especially on social media, affect the dietary choices of many people on a daily basis all over the world. In recognition of this phenomenon, the selection of 25 ethnological essays in...


Exiles in Print

by Celia Aijmer Rydsjö & AnnKatrin Jonsson Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (December 11, 2015)

The book provides a complementary view of modernism by investigating Anglo-American little magazines published in Europe in the 1920s and 1930s. Addressing symbolic and practical aspects of physical location...


Frontiers in ICT

by Zoran Levnajic Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (August 20, 2014)

Life without the World Wide Web has become unthinkable, much like life without electricity or water supply. We rely on the web to check public transport schedules, buy a ticket for a concert or exchange photos...


Facing ICT Challenges in the Era of Social Media

by Zoran Levnajic Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (July 08, 2014)

World Wide Web is becoming an utility, not unlike electricity or running water in our homes. This creates new ways of using the web, where Social Media plays a particular role. This gives an unprecedented opportunity...


Job Interview Corpus

by Daniela Wawra Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (December 15, 2014)

The aim of this book and its accompanying audio files is to make accessible a corpus of 40 authentic job interviews conducted in English. The recordings and transcriptions of the interviews published here may...


Challenges to Representative Democracy

by Robert Wiszniowski Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 30, 2015)

Using different perspectives and various approaches, this collection of diagnostic texts aims at presenting all the possible faces of the contemporary Nation-State. Based on political science methodology, this...


Non-professional Interpreting and Translation in the Media

by Chiara Bucaria & Rachele Antonini Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 08, 2016)

Non-professional Interpreting and Translation (NPIT) is a recent discipline. Books and volumes on this subject that combine all the different fields are extremely uncommon and authoritative reference material...


Accessing Audiovisual Translation

by Lukasz Bogucki & Mikolaj Deckert Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (March 09, 2015)

Audiovisual translation continues to be a dynamically developing genre, stimulated by interdisciplinary research and technological advances. This volume presents recent developments in the area. Renowned scholars...


A Web of New Words

by Daphné Kerremans Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (January 19, 2015)

This book presents the first large-scale usage-based investigation of the conventionalization process of English neologisms in the online speech community. The study answers the longstanding question of how...


Bildungswissenschaften und akademisches Selbstverstaendnis in einer globalisierten Welt- Education and Academic Self-Concept in the Globalized World

by Gerd-Bodo von Carlsburg & Thomas Vogel Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (October 16, 2014)

Dieser Band dokumentiert eine Reihe von Beiträgen der XIX. Internationalen wissenschaftlichen Konferenz Bildungsreform und Lehrerausbildung zum Thema Bildungswissenschaft auf der Suche nach globaler Identität...


Arab TV-Audiences

by Ehab Galal Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (October 16, 2014)

Today the relations between Arab audiences and Arab media are characterised by pluralism and fragmentation. More than a thousand Arab satellite TV channels alongside other new media platforms are offering all...


Gandhi and the Popes

by Peter Gonsalves Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (December 02, 2014)

Gandhi today is universally recognised as an international icon, but did his influence extend to the Vatican as well? The author unravels the answer by pursuing six research targets. The book opens with a historical...


In Search of Processes of Language Use in Foreign Language Didactics

by Maria Dakowska Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (November 25, 2014)

The author addresses key questions of foreign language teaching: How does foreign language learning take place? What is the mechanism of foreign language use and learning? What are the sources of our understanding...


Visions and Revisions

by Aleksandra Kedzierska, Marta Komsta, Justyna Galant & Anna Kedra-Kardela et al. Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (October 16, 2015)

Collected under the theme of Visions and Revisions, the papers included in this volume examine different aspects of literature and culture of the Anglophone world. The first part gathers articles dealing with...


The Trademark Paradox

by Catherine Manley Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (February 19, 2015)

Trademarks play a fundamental role in our everyday lives as consumers, helping us to quickly choose the products we like and avoid those that we don’t. Trademarks are also essential elements in a competitive...


Insights into Technology Enhanced Language Pedagogy

by Danuta Stanulewicz, Anna Turula & Beata Mikolajewska Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (June 09, 2015)

The new media have long become an essential part of the foreign language classroom, and computer enhanced language pedagogy is now becoming a standard in schools. What follows is a growing interest in the research...


A Dictionary of Camfranglais

by Hector Kamdem Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (March 26, 2015)

This book is a simple and clear presentation of the lexis of Camfranglais, an urban youth sociolect in Cameroon. It presents this sociolect as an outgrowth of language contact phenomena that have fossilized...


Contact and Conflict in English Studies

by Sabine Coelsch-Foisner & Herbert Schendl Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (August 28, 2015)

The book presents contributions to the 2012 conference of the Austrian Association of University Teachers of English in which scholars of various fields of English Studies discuss aspects of contact and conflict...


Media Diversity Law

by Georgios Gounalakis & Greg Taylor Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 29, 2016)

This collection of essays compares media diversity law (including cartel law) in Australia and Germany. Both countries are liberal Western capitalist societies strongly committed to the rule of law, individual...


Areas and Methods of Audiovisual Translation Research

by Lukasz Bogucki Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (November 27, 2015)

«This little gem offers the reader an overview of the various practices that form part of the ever increasing field of audiovisual translation (AVT) and makes brave inroads into the less glamorous but definitely...


Broadcast Policy in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia

by Peter Richard Pinard Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (December 09, 2014)

Hitler’s regime invested heavily into radio as the most modern media of its era. First in Germany, later in Austria and the Sudetenland, Joseph Goebbels motivated his Volksgenossen to become active radio listeners....


Communication Strategies in Medical Settings

by Katalin Varga Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (July 14, 2015)

The purpose of this book is to demonstrate the power of suggestive techniques for solving medical problems. In everyday practice health professionals often face situations where they have to handle people in...


From Humanism to Meta-, Post- and Transhumanism?

by Irina Deretic & Stefan Lorenz Sorgner Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (December 18, 2015)

The relationship between humanism, metahumanism, posthumanism and transhumanism is one of the most pressing topics concerning many current cultural, social, political, ethical and individual challenges. There...


Building Bridges for Multimodal Research

by Janina Wildfeuer Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (October 02, 2015)

While multimodality is one of the most influential semiotic theories for analysing media artefacts, the concepts of this theory are heterogeneous and widespread. The book takes the differences between approaches...


The Personal Weblog

by Peter Schildhauer Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 22, 2016)

This book outlines a coherent genre history of the personal weblog from the perspective of media linguistics. An analysis of a diachronic corpus (1997–2012) suggests distinct phases in the history of the genre....


World War II and Two Occupations

by Piotr Forecki & Anna Wolff-Poweska Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 29, 2016)

This anthology presents the work of several authors from different academic disciplines. Film and literature experts, sociologists, historians and theatrologists analyse the Polish memory of the Nazi and Stalinist...


Creative Paths to Television Journalism

by Jacek Dabala Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 30, 2015)

The book is a scholarly and creative consideration of audiovisual broadcasting and what makes a TV performance professional. It combines an academic approach to TV News with a practical understanding of production...


Populist Parties and the Failure of the Political Elites

by Göran Adamson Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 08, 2016)

The author analyses the reasons behind the electoral success of European right-wing populist parties. Using the Austrian Freedom Party under Jörg Haider as a case study and with a richness of primary material,...


Categorization in Discourse and Grammar

by Katarzyna Rokoszewska, Malgorzata Fabiszak & Karolina Krawczak Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (March 24, 2016)

This collection of papers addresses new trends in Cognitive Linguistics. Three parts of the book focus on Conceptual Metaphor Theory and Integration Network Analysis. Both the theoretical contributions and the...


«The Jewish Press» – A Gevalt from the Torah True

by Sahra L. Lindeberg Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 30, 2015)

The Jewish Press’ purpose is to promote Jewish Orthodoxy. The book explores this popular American Jewish newspaper and more precisely the development of the paper’s ideology over a period of forty years...


Constructing Scottish Identity in Media Discourses

by Miriam Schröder Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (October 23, 2015)

Scotland’s efforts to establish and assert its distinct national identity have a long tradition. National identity has been a central theme throughout the centuries in a country where economic, political,...


Telling Terror in Contemporary Australian Fiction

by Tino Dallmann Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (May 20, 2016)

After the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, terrorism as a literary theme has flourished in Australian literature. This book examines how terrorism as a theme has been represented in five exemplary...


«Nanook of the North» From 1922 to Today

by Roswitha Skare Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissen (April 22, 2016)

Robert Flaherty’s Nanook of the North is one of the best-known documentaries of the silent era and has remained well-known throughout the world ever since its release in 1922. This study takes as its point...