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Product Description: This story is about a young woman named Christine Sebastian who has a deep longing for her destiny. A journey will soon tell her of the legend of the mosaic nuns and they have been waiting for her for a hundred years.

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9781682077016 | Tate Pub & Enterprises Llc, January 12, 2016, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: This story is about a young woman named Christine Sebastian who has a deep longing for her destiny.

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Product Description: Power and Politeness in the Workplace has become established as a seminal text for courses in language and professional communication. Co-authored by bestselling author Janet Holmes, this text provides insights into the way we all talk at work, including a wealth of material illustrating the way people communicate with each other in their ordinary everyday encounters in their workplaces...read more

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9781138809055 | 2 edition (Routledge, February 16, 2015), cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Power and Politeness in the Workplace has become established as a seminal text for courses in language and professional communication.

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9781138809062 | 2 edition (Routledge, February 9, 2015), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Power and Politeness in the Workplace has become established as a seminal text for courses in language and professional communication.
9780582368774 | Taylor & Francis, February 1, 2003, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Power and Politeness in the Workplace provides insights into the way we all talk at work.

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Product Description: This is about a daughter who has issues with her mother. Where her attitude, opinions, and determined will stood just as strong as her mother "Eleanor" not knowing the very person she avoids to be like has surfaced for her destiny...read more

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9781505563177 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 19, 2015, cover price $5.38 | About this edition: This is about a daughter who has issues with her mother.
9780470249673, titled "Social Geography: An Introduction to Contemporary Issues" | Reissue edition (Halsted Pr, March 1, 1995), cover price $39.98 | also contains Social Geography: An Introduction to Contemporary Issues | About this edition: This book is organized around the issues addressed by social geography—inequality, poverty, crime and social disorder, racism, and exploitation, and the role of spatial pattern in influencing them.

This text examines the relationship between sex, politeness and language. It explores: why men and women interact differently; hedges and boosters as politeness devices; compliments and positive politeness strategies; and apologies and negative politeness strategies.

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9781138836419, titled "Women, Men and Politeness" | Reissue edition (Routledge, February 5, 2015), cover price $140.00
9780582063624 | Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd, September 1, 1995, cover price $50.50 | About this edition: This text examines the relationship between sex, politeness and language.

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9780582063617, titled "Women, Men and Politeness" | Taylor & Francis, December 1, 1995, cover price $71.95 | About this edition: Women, Men and Politeness focuses on the specific issue of the ways in which women and men express politeness verbally.

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Product Description: Significantly expanded and updated, the second edition of The Handbook of Language, Gender and Sexuality brings together a team of the leading specialists in the field to create a comprehensive overview of key historical themes and issues, along with methodologies and cutting-edge research topics...read more
By Janet Holmes (editor)

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9780470656426 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, May 27, 2014), cover price $200.95 | About this edition: Significantly expanded and updated, the second edition of The Handbook of Language, Gender and Sexuality brings together a team of the leading specialists in the field to create a comprehensive overview of key historical themes and issues, along with methodologies and cutting-edge research topics.
9780324186697, titled "Business Communication for Managers: An Advanced Approach" | 5th edition (South-Western Pub, March 1, 2003), cover price $94.95 | also contains Business Communication for Managers: An Advanced Approach | About this edition: This text is designed for MBA students or those with business experience who will require excellent command of written, spoken, and graphic communication as it relates to managers.

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Product Description: Sociolinguistics is the study of the interaction between language and society. In this classic introductory work, Janet Holmes examines the role of language in a variety of social contexts, considering both how language works and how it can be used to signal and interpret various aspects of social identity...read more

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9781408276747 | 4th edition (Taylor & Francis, January 28, 2013), cover price $42.95 | About this edition: Sociolinguistics is the study of the interaction between language and society.
9781405821315 | 3 edition (Allyn & Bacon, March 16, 2008), cover price $54.60 | About this edition: First published in 1992, Janet Holmes' An Introduction to Sociolinguistics has established itself as the key introductory textbook in the field.
9780582328617 | 2 edition (Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd, October 1, 2000), cover price $41.33 | About this edition: What is sociolinguistics?
9780582060623 | Addison-Wesley, July 1, 1992, cover price $39.26 | About this edition: This introductory book considers the question "What is sociolinguistics?

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Product Description: An adorable exploration of friendship and childhood activitiesThere are many things that I like about being me. I can sit quite still . . . or hop, skip and jump. I can stand on my hands . . . or turn somersaults. I can float on my back ...read more

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9781921541216 | Gardners Books, February 1, 2010, cover price $8.80 | About this edition: An adorable exploration of friendship and childhood activitiesThere are many things that I like about being me.

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Product Description: Poetry. Explains Janet Holmes: "If you write out 'The Poems of Emily Dickinson' and erase some of the letters very neatly and precisely, you can get to THE MS OF M Y KIN—the manuscript of my kin, as it were; the manuscript of my family...read more

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9781848610354, titled "The Ms of M Y Kin" | Shearsman Books, February 15, 2009, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Poetry.

Gendered Talk at Work examines how women and men negotiate their gender identities as well as their professional roles in everyday workplace communication. written accessibly by one of the field’s foremost researchers explores the ways in which gender contributes to the interpretation of meaning in workplace interaction uses original and insightfully analyzed data to focus on the ways in which both women and men draw on gendered discourse resources to enact a range of workplace roles illustrates how a qualitative analysis of workplace discourse can throw light on the many ways in which workplace discourse provides a resource for constructing gender identity as one component of our complex socio-cultural identity

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9781405117586 | 1 edition (Blackwell Pub, August 4, 2006), cover price $127.95 | About this edition: Gendered Talk at Work examines how women and men negotiate their gender identities as well as their professional roles in everyday workplace communication.

Miscellaneous:

9781405178457 | Blackwell Pub, April 15, 2008, cover price $99.95

Miscellaneous:

9780470754863 | Onl edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 28, 2008), cover price $100.00

The Handbook of Language and Gender is a collection of articles written by leading specialists in the field that examines the dynamic ways in which women and men develop and manage gendered identities through their talk. Provides a comprehensive, up-to-date, and stimulating picture of the field for students and researchers in a wide range of disciplines Features data and case studies from interactions in different social contexts and from a range of different communities
By Janet Holmes (editor) and Miriam Meyerhoff (editor)

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9780631225027 | Blackwell Pub, February 14, 2003, cover price $247.95 | About this edition: The Handbook of Language and Gender is a collection of articles written by leading specialists in the field that examines the dynamic ways in which women and men develop and manage gendered identities through their talk.

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9780631225034 | Blackwell Pub, January 18, 2005, cover price $78.95 | About this edition: The Handbook of Language and Gender is a collection of articles written by leading specialists in the field that examines the dynamic ways in which women and men develop and manage gendered identities through their talk.

Miscellaneous:

9780470756706 | Blackwell Pub, April 28, 2003, cover price $209.95

Miscellaneous:

9780470756942 | Onl edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 11, 2008), cover price $200.00

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Product Description: "In F2F, the word-wall between author and reader becomes a projection screen for a shadow-play of sad couplings—Echo and Narcissus, Eurydice and Orpheus, a pair of instant-messaging lovers. Be warned: the witty, techy feel of Holmes' writing is the flashy surface of a bruising vision of human interaction in which self-exposure is impossible and invisibility is punishingly lonely...read more

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9780268030766 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, October 15, 2006, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: "In F2F, the word-wall between author and reader becomes a projection screen for a shadow-play of sad couplings—Echo and Narcissus, Eurydice and Orpheus, a pair of instant-messaging lovers.

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Product Description: This book provides a non-technical introduction to the study of language by focusing on questions such as: Where does language come from? Why don't we all talk the same? Who needs grammar? Suitable for students with no experience of linguistics, this lively introduction to language approaches will encourage students to think...read more

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9781403936288 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 13, 2006, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This book provides a non-technical introduction to the study of language by focusing on questions such as: Where does language come from?

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Product Description: The nineteenth century opened in the flicker of tallow candles and closed in the glare of Edison's electric lamp. Between those two events inventors and manufacturers developed a wonderful assortment of progressively more efficient lighting devices, burning a variety of fuels...read more

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9780802037657 | Univ of Toronto Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The nineteenth century opened in the flicker of tallow candles and closed in the glare of Edison's electric lamp.

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Product Description: The poetry in Humanophone, the third volume from award-winning poet Janet Holmes, celebrates composers and creators such as Harry Partch, Raymond Scott, Leon Theremin, and George Ives, who had to invent new instruments to capture the music heard in their “mind’s ear...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780268030544 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: The poetry in Humanophone, the third volume from award-winning poet Janet Holmes, celebrates composers and creators such as Harry Partch, Raymond Scott, Leon Theremin, and George Ives, who had to invent new instruments to capture the music heard in their “mind’s ear.

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9780268030551 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The poetry in Humanophone, the third volume from award-winning poet Janet Holmes, celebrates composers and creators such as Harry Partch, Raymond Scott, Leon Theremin, and George Ives, who had to invent new instruments to capture the music heard in their “mind’s ear.

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Product Description: Janet Holmes's second book of poems explores and interrogates the quotidian life of the late twentieth century for what exists behind its often seductive appearance. In these poems we see beneath acceptable, sleek surfaces into the turbulence they often conceal, as the splendid green tuxedo of the title may disguise a heart that harbors racism, fear, and violence...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780268010362 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Janet Holmes's second book of poems explores and interrogates the quotidian life of the late twentieth century for what exists behind its often seductive appearance.

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Product Description: Poetry. "I was surprised by the talk of this traveler in the age of sometimes miracles. These poems are an intimate reading of the spinning globe in a taut and compelling language. Space shifts. I remember again how necessary poetry is in this landscape of a different age...read more

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9780938078371 | Anhinga Pr, February 1, 1994, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Product Description: This is the first collection of research papers on the sociolinguistics and pragmatics of New Zealand English. The book provides information on the structure and use of NZ English in a range of different social and regional contexts...read more
By Allan Bell (editor) and Janet Holmes (editor)

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9781853590832 | Multilingual Matters Ltd, December 1, 1990, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: This is the first collection of research papers on the sociolinguistics and pragmatics of New Zealand English.

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9781853590825 | Multilingual Matters Ltd, December 1, 1990, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: This is the first collection of research papers on the sociolinguistics and pragmatics of New Zealand English.

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By Janet Holmes (editor) and J. B. Pride

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9780140226584 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, March 1, 1985), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Book by

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