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Product Description: Im Jahre 1860 erschien Multatulis Max Havelaar. Der Roman, der in Amsterdam und der ehemaligen ostindischen Kolonie der Niederlande des 19. Jahrhunderts spielt, sorgte für viel Aufsehen. Die Qualität des Romans rechtfertigt eine vielfältige und fruchtbare Forschung jedoch nicht nur im sprachübergreifenden, sondern auch im interdisziplinären Sinne...read more
By Hans Vandevoorde (editor)

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9783631616444, titled "150 Jahre Max Havelaar 150 Years Max Havelaar: Multatulis Roman in Neuer Perspektive Multatuli’s Novel from New Perspectives" | Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 24, 2012, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Im Jahre 1860 erschien Multatulis Max Havelaar.

By Martin Wengeler (editor)

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9783110254716 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, December 30, 2012, cover price $182.00

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Product Description: The UNECE Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-Making, and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters - known ubiquitously as the Aarhus Convention - is having an ever increasing influence on domestic and EU environmental law and procedure...read more
By Charles Banner (editor)

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9780333734988, titled "Cultural Politics in the 1790's: Literature, Radicalism, and the Public Sphere" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1999, cover price $185.00 | also contains Cultural Politics in the 1790''s: Literature, Radicalism, and the Public Sphere | About this edition: Cultural Politics in the 1790s examines the relationship between sentimental literature, political activism and the public sphere at the end of the eighteenth century.

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9781849465717 | Hart Pub, June 11, 2015, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: The UNECE Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-Making, and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters - known ubiquitously as the Aarhus Convention - is having an ever increasing influence on domestic and EU environmental law and procedure.

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Product Description: H?l?ne Cixous has dreamed for years of "The Book-I-Don't-Write," but each time she approaches it, it withdraws. The-Book-I-Don't-Write is always just out of reach. When Jacques Derrida told her the Book would get written one day, but differently, Cixous tells us she would see it "shining behind a veil, its indecipherable back, upright on heaven's bookshelf, its elegant silhouette, utterly foreign, utterly familiar, of future revenant...read more

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9781509500543 | Polity Pr, May 9, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: H?

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9781509500550 | Polity Pr, May 9, 2016, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: H?

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Product Description: In this lively and provocative book, cultural critic Marjorie Garber, who has written on topics as different as Shakespeare, dogs, cross-dressing, and real estate, explores the pleasures and pitfalls of the academic life. Academic Instincts discusses three of the perennial issues that have surfaced in recent debates about the humanities: the relation between "amateurs" and "professionals," the relation between one academic discipline and another, and the relation between "jargon" and "plain language...read more

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9780691049700 | Princeton Univ Dept of Art &, November 1, 2000, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In this lively and provocative book, cultural critic Marjorie Garber, who has written on topics as different as Shakespeare, dogs, cross-dressing, and real estate, explores the pleasures and pitfalls of the academic life.

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9780691115719 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 18, 2003, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: In this lively and provocative book, cultural critic Marjorie Garber, who has written on topics as different as Shakespeare, dogs, cross-dressing, and real estate, explores the pleasures and pitfalls of the academic life.

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9781400824670 | Princeton Univ Pr, February 15, 2001, cover price $25.95

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Product Description: Accounting for Decision Making and Control provides students and managers with an understanding and appreciation of the strengths and limitations of an organization’s accounting system which allows them to be more intelligent users of these systems...read more

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9780072975864 | 5th edition (Irwin Professional Pub, January 1, 2005), cover price $207.35 | About this edition: Accounting for Decision Making and Control by Jerry Zimmerman continues to grow in popularity with instructors due to its emphasis on teaching students to critically evaluate and solve actual business problems.
9780072501797 | 4 sub edition (Irwin Professional Pub, July 1, 2002), cover price $171.15 | About this edition: Accounting for Decision Making and Control by Jerry Zimmerman continues to grow in popularity with instructors due to its emphasis on teaching students to critically evaluate and solve actual business problems.
9780073039374 | 3 sub edition (McGraw-Hill College, August 1, 1999), cover price $121.45 | About this edition: This text encourages students to critically evaluate and solve actual business problems through a strong conceptual framework, business orientation focusing on how organizations work, balance between concepts and practice and the strongest problem material available.
9780256185744 | 2nd edition (Richard d Irwin, December 1, 1996), cover price $99.75 | also contains Periodic Operation of Reactors | About this edition: Accounting for Decision Making and Control by Jerry Zimmerman continues to grow in popularity with instructors due to its emphasis on teaching students to critically evaluate and solve actual business problems.
9780256128543 | Richard d Irwin, July 1, 1994, cover price $124.70 | also contains Microeconomics | About this edition: Accounting for Decision Making and Control by Jerry Zimmerman continues to grow in popularity with instructors due to its emphasis on teaching students to critically evaluate and solve actual business problems.
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9780071199155 | 4th edition (Irwin Professional Pub, July 1, 2002), cover price $22.01 | also contains Narrative Form | About this edition: "Accounting for Decision Making and Control" by Jerry Zimmerman continues to grow in popularity with instructors due to its emphasis on teaching students to critically evaluate and solve actual business problems.

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Product Description: This study of AIDS features end-pages which list chronologically the major events in the AIDS pandemic from 1983 to 1996. Current and potential therapies are explored, including the FDA mandates. Also considered is possible therapy for women, and their pregnancies and children.

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9780133568905 | 2nd edition (Prentice Hall, April 1, 1995), cover price $55.90 | also contains Philosophy of Literature | About this edition: This study of AIDS features end-pages which list chronologically the major events in the AIDS pandemic from 1983 to 1996.
9780130198112 | Prentice Hall, October 1, 1992, cover price $48.00 | also contains Then Came You | About this edition: This book discusses HIV/AIDS in all of its aspects - biological, medical, social and legal - in a manner accessible to the general public.

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Product Description: Comparative literary studies face new challenges today in a world marked by the migration of people, languages, ideas and texts across diverse and increasingly porous borders. The field is restricted by conventional notions of comparativism born in the era of nationalism and colonialism...read more
By Goethe Society of India (corporate author)

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9783034317597 | Bilingual edition (Peter Lang Pub Inc, August 18, 2014), cover price $68.95 | About this edition: Comparative literary studies face new challenges today in a world marked by the migration of people, languages, ideas and texts across diverse and increasingly porous borders.

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Product Description: Die Beiträge im ersten Teil dieses Bandes befassen sich schwerpunktmäßig einerseits mit einer kritischen Beleuchtung der Tatsache, dass Afrika als Denkfigur und realer Kontinent seit der Kolonialzeit bis heute in literarischen Texten als monolithischer Block gesehen wird, und andererseits damit, wie in der Auseinandersetzung mit unterschiedlichen Textsorten durchaus Differenzierungen zwischen unterschiedlichen Regionen vorgenommen werden...read more

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9783631611593 | 1 edition (Peter Lang Pub Inc, December 7, 2010), cover price $57.95 | About this edition: Die Beiträge im ersten Teil dieses Bandes befassen sich schwerpunktmäßig einerseits mit einer kritischen Beleuchtung der Tatsache, dass Afrika als Denkfigur und realer Kontinent seit der Kolonialzeit bis heute in literarischen Texten als monolithischer Block gesehen wird, und andererseits damit, wie in der Auseinandersetzung mit unterschiedlichen Textsorten durchaus Differenzierungen zwischen unterschiedlichen Regionen vorgenommen werden.

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Product Description: Die ersten drei Beiträge setzen sich mit Reiseberichten über Afrika aus dem 18. und 19. Jahrhundert auseinander, von den Reisen des österreichischen Afrikaforschers Oscar Baumann nach West- und Ostafrika bis zu den Reisen von Georg Forster und Adelbert von Chamisso ans Kap der Guten Hoffnung...read more

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9783631657683 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, October 17, 2014, cover price $60.95 | About this edition: Die ersten drei Beiträge setzen sich mit Reiseberichten über Afrika aus dem 18.
9783631628522 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, November 29, 2012, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Der erste Teil des Bandes versammelt drei Beiträge, die unterschiedliche Bezüge zu Afrika herstellen.

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Product Description: Fremdenfeindlichkeit in Südafrika, insbesondere gegenüber Migranten aus anderen afrikanischen Ländern, rückte mit den xenophobischen Attacken im Mai/Juni 2008 mit Macht ins Blickfeld der südafrikanischen und internationalen Öffentlichkeit...read more

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9783631599099 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, January 28, 2010, cover price $57.95 | About this edition: Fremdenfeindlichkeit in Südafrika, insbesondere gegenüber Migranten aus anderen afrikanischen Ländern, rückte mit den xenophobischen Attacken im Mai/Juni 2008 mit Macht ins Blickfeld der südafrikanischen und internationalen Öffentlichkeit.

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Product Description: This book discusses works by F. Scott Fitzgerald and Saul Bellow in terms of the conflicts between rhetorical people (actors replete with ever-changing roles, situations, and strategies, and therefore devoid of single roles) and serious people (actors who possess master situations or a referent reality to which they believe everyone can refer), players and doers, artifices and realities, words and the world, and multivocal and univocal interpretations...read more

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9780820463292 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, February 1, 2006, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: This book discusses works by F.

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Product Description: Dans tout lien social, l’échange entre partenaires inscrit le discours dans une interaction organisée, située, orientée, historiquement construite et régie par des normes : il vise à modifier un réel par un projet d’influence mutuellement ajusté et construit...read more
By Nathalie Walliant (editor)

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9783034311366, titled "Action, Interaction, Intervention: A La Croisée Du Langage, De La Pratique Et Des Savoirs" | New edition (Peter Lang Pub Inc, January 14, 2014), cover price $89.95 | About this edition: Dans tout lien social, l’échange entre partenaires inscrit le discours dans une interaction organisée, située, orientée, historiquement construite et régie par des normes : il vise à modifier un réel par un projet d’influence mutuellement ajusté et construit.

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9781155513553 | General Books, August 20, 2010, cover price $12.13

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Product Description: Die moderne Kinder- und Jugendliteratur orientiert sich zunehmend an den Gestaltungsweisen und Darstellungstechniken der kulturellen Leitmedien unserer Zeit; sie tut dies augenscheinlich in der Absicht, die durch die audiovisuellen Leitmedien früh und nachhaltig geprägten Rezeptionsgewohnheiten von Kindern und Jugendlichen aufzugreifen und diese mittels einer den kindlichen und jugendlichen Lesern vertrauten medialen Ästhetik zu bedienen...read more

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9783631611012 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, March 4, 2011, cover price $63.95 | About this edition: Die moderne Kinder- und Jugendliteratur orientiert sich zunehmend an den Gestaltungsweisen und Darstellungstechniken der kulturellen Leitmedien unserer Zeit; sie tut dies augenscheinlich in der Absicht, die durch die audiovisuellen Leitmedien früh und nachhaltig geprägten Rezeptionsgewohnheiten von Kindern und Jugendlichen aufzugreifen und diese mittels einer den kindlichen und jugendlichen Lesern vertrauten medialen Ästhetik zu bedienen.

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Product Description: The idea that narrative operates as a symbolic resolution of realities that are undesirable, uncontrollable, or unbearable has gained considerable currency in fields as diverse as Marxist criticism and Lacanian psychoanalysis. What has received less attention is that narratives largely lose their effectiveness when their symbolic nature is uncovered, when the resolutions they offer are revealed to be ''merely'' symbolic...read more

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9780271014500 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, April 1, 1996, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: The idea that narrative operates as a symbolic resolution of realities that are undesirable, uncontrollable, or unbearable has gained considerable currency in fields as diverse as Marxist criticism and Lacanian psychoanalysis.

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9780271014494 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, December 1, 1995, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The idea that narrative operates as a symbolic resolution of realities that are undesirable, uncontrollable, or unbearable has gained considerable currency in fields as diverse as Marxist criticism and Lacanian psychoanalysis.
9780030128035, titled "Plays for the Theatre: A Drama Anthology" | Harcourt School, September 1, 1987, cover price $38.57 | also contains Plays for the Theatre: A Drama Anthology | About this edition: like new condition.

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Product Description: Extending the boundaries of contemporary adaptation studies, this book brings together leading international scholars to survey new directions in the field. Re-thinking the key questions at the heart of the discipline, Adaptation Studies: New Directions, New Challenges explores a wide range of perspectives and case studies in cross-media transformation...read more

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9781441194671 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 11, 2013, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Extending the boundaries of contemporary adaptation studies, this book brings together leading international scholars to survey new directions in the field.

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9781441192660 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 11, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Extending the boundaries of contemporary adaptation studies, this book brings together leading international scholars to survey new directions in the field.

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Product Description: Traditional critics of film adaptation generally assumed a) that the written text is better than the film adaptation because the plot is more intricate and the language richer when pictorial images do not intrude; b) that films are better when particularly faithful to the original; c) that authors do not make good script writers and should not sully their imagination by writing film scripts; d) and often that American films lack the complexity of authored texts because they are sourced out of Hollywood...read more

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9781623560287 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 19, 2014, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Traditional critics of film adaptation generally assumed a) that the written text is better than the film adaptation because the plot is more intricate and the language richer when pictorial images do not intrude; b) that films are better when particularly faithful to the original; c) that authors do not make good script writers and should not sully their imagination by writing film scripts; d) and often that American films lack the complexity of authored texts because they are sourced out of Hollywood.

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9781623564407 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 19, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Traditional critics of film adaptation generally assumed a) that the written text is better than the film adaptation because the plot is more intricate and the language richer when pictorial images do not intrude; b) that films are better when particularly faithful to the original; c) that authors do not make good script writers and should not sully their imagination by writing film scripts; d) and often that American films lack the complexity of authored texts because they are sourced out of Hollywood.

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Product Description: In Adapted Brains and Imaginary Worlds, Donald Beecher explores the characteristics and idiosyncrasies of the brain as they affect the study of fiction. He builds upon insights from the cognitive sciences to explain how we actualize imaginary persons, read the clues to their intentional states, assess their representations of selfhood, and empathize with their felt experiences in imaginary environments...read more

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9780773546806 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, February 26, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: In Adapted Brains and Imaginary Worlds, Donald Beecher explores the characteristics and idiosyncrasies of the brain as they affect the study of fiction.

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9780773546813 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, February 26, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In Adapted Brains and Imaginary Worlds, Donald Beecher explores the characteristics and idiosyncrasies of the brain as they affect the study of fiction.

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Product Description: Adapting Shahrazad’s Odyssey: The Female Wanderer and Storyteller in Victorian and Contemporary Middle Eastern Literature focuses on a comparative study of the figure of the female traveler and storyteller in nineteenth-century Victorian literature and contemporary Anglophone Middle Eastern writing...read more

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9781433130458 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, July 22, 2015, cover price $75.95 | About this edition: Adapting Shahrazad’s Odyssey: The Female Wanderer and Storyteller in Victorian and Contemporary Middle Eastern Literature focuses on a comparative study of the figure of the female traveler and storyteller in nineteenth-century Victorian literature and contemporary Anglophone Middle Eastern writing.

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Product Description: New product. Never used!

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9786071616425, titled "Adivina, o te devoro / Guess Or I Devoured You: El enigma de los símbolos / The Enigma of Symbols" | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, February 14, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: New product.

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Product Description: This book helps to expose and explain the overall complexities of the SAP R/3 application: architecture, programming, implementation, and new trends. Both the 2.2 and 3.0 versions are covered.
By Ap Professional (editor)

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9780120442454 | Morgan Kaufmann Pub, September 1, 1997, cover price $39.95 | also contains Writing Fiction: Creative And Critical Approaches | About this edition: This book helps to expose and explain the overall complexities of the SAP R/3 application: architecture, programming, implementation, and new trends.

Product Description: This book examines the construction of adolescent girlhood across a range of genres in the closing decades of the nineteenth century. It argues that there was a preoccupation with defining, characterising and naming adolescent girlhood at the fin de siècle...read more

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9783319326238, titled "Adolescent Girlhood and Literary Culture at the Fin De Siècle: Daughters of Today" | Palgrave Macmillan, September 11, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This book examines the construction of adolescent girlhood across a range of genres in the closing decades of the nineteenth century.

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Product Description: Theodor W. Adorno (1903-69) was one of the foremost philosophers and social theorists of the post-war period. Crucial to the development of Critical Theory, his highly original and distinctive but often difficult writings not only advance questions of fundamental philosophical significance, but provide deep-reaching analyses of literature, art, music sociology and political theory...read more

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9780415367356 | Routledge, November 5, 2012, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Theodor W.

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9780415367363 | Routledge, November 2, 2012, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Theodor W.

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