By Eduard Schönstedt,Thomas Breyer-Mayländer
By Bonnie Mackey,Hedy Watson
Covering greater than three hundred alphabet books with subject, content material sector, grade point, textual content constitution, and tutorial price indexing, this large source consultant contains bibliographic info and short summaries of every choice in addition to a bankruptcy dedicated to the original makes use of of alphabet books inside ELL study rooms.
• provides in-depth indexing and coding for greater than three hundred alphabet books for grades K–12, offering an easy-access source for librarians and teachers
• comprises research of textual content constructions and educational values that is helping educators hyperlink curriculum pursuits to precise alphabet books
• presents classes and techniques with featured books for pre-K via twelfth grade
• Describes particular educational feedback that may be used with ELL scholars with lists of second-language titles
By Peter Turchi
By Stephen Colclough,Alexis Weedon
By Stefan / Jackob, Nikolaus / Quiring, Oliver Geiss
By Bill Levy
John Ford (1894-1973) is universally said as one of many maximum administrators within the background of cinema. he's the single individual to win 4 Academy Awards for path, for The Informer (1935), The Grapes of Wrath (1940), How eco-friendly was once My Valley (1941), and The Quiet Man (1952). This reference publication is a finished consultant to his profession. the amount starts off with a biography that appears at Ford as an individual, a director, and a cinematic legend and effect. Ford's existence is mentioned chronologically, however the biography again and again considers how his early studies formed his artistic imaginative and prescient and makes an attempt to give an explanation for why he used to be so self-destructive and unsatisfied all through his profession. additionally, the biography rigorously scrutinizes his tools, kinds, ideas, and secrets and techniques of course. A chronology offers his achievements in pill form.
The remainder of the booklet presents unique information regarding his many productions and in regards to the reaction to his works. the guts of the quantity is a filmography, together with person entries for 184 movies with which Ford was once concerned, as both an actor, a director, a manufacturer, a author, an consultant, or an assistant. those entries comprise forged and credits details, a plot synopsis, serious remark, and excerpts from reports. The ebook additionally comprises the main huge annotated bibliography on Ford ever released, with greater than a thousand entries for books, articles, dissertations, documentaries, or even 4 works of fiction relating Ford. extra sections of the publication offer information regarding his unrealized tasks; his radio, tv, and theater paintings; his awards and honors; and distinctive collections and archives.
By Joseph Agassi
This quantity examines Popper’s philosophy by analyzing the criticism of his preferred critics: Thomas Kuhn, Paul Feyerabend and Imre Lakatos. all of them followed his rejection of the conventional view of technology as inductive. ranging from the idea that Hume’s feedback of induction is legitimate, the ebook explores the vital feedback and objections that those 3 critics have raised. Their objections have met with nice good fortune, are major and deserve paraphrase. One also may think about them moderate protests opposed to Popper’s excessive criteria relatively than fundamental criticisms of his philosophy. The booklet begins out with a initial dialogue of a few vital heritage fabric and necessities of Popper’s philosophy. It ends with nutshell representations of the philosophies of Popper. Kuhn, Feyerabend and Lakatos. the center component of the publication provides the relationship among those philosophers and explains what their vital principles involves, what the severe arguments are, how they awarded them, and the way legitimate they're. within the method, the writer claims that Popper's renowned critics used opposed to him arguments that he had invented (and replied) with out asserting so. They vary from him usually in that they demanded of all feedback that it's going to be confident: don't cease believing a refuted thought except there's a higher replacement to it. Popper not often mentioned trust, delegating its examine to psychology right; he often mentioned in simple terms goal wisdom, wisdom that's public and therefore open to public scrutiny.
By Michael S. Sharpiro
This serious bibliography of museum stories contains an geared up number of essays at the a number of varieties of museums--art, common heritage, background, technological know-how and expertise, and folk--and on normal aspects--collections, schooling, exhibitions, etc.--that minimize around the media. many of the essays are cogent, large if now not complete, and transparent. The editor has taken care to determine that they keep on with the same layout of old essay through an entire bibliography of things mentioned.
As the variety of museums within the usa has grown to greater than 6500 during this century, the museum occupation has skilled related progress. as well as educational education and accreditation courses within the box, an increasing physique of literature on museum background, philosophy, and capabilities has developed, little of which has bought the serious cognizance it merits. This reference quantity serves as an up to date consultant to this wealth of literature, deciding on and comparing works that introduce the overall reader, the museum experiences pupil, and the start expert to the historical past, philosophy, and services of museums.
The quantity provides a chain of informative, historic outlines and important bibliographic essays on all points of museum heritage, philosophy, and capabilities. individuals deal with such topics as paintings museums, traditional historical past museums, technological know-how and expertise museums, background museums, collections, exhibition, schooling and interpretation, and the general public and museums. each one bankruptcy comprises an introductory old narrative, a survey of assets, and a bibliographic record that includes mentioned and extra assets. a collection of appendices comprise a geographically prepared bibliography of museum directories, a advisor to files and unique collections, and a selective record of museum-related periodicals. The publication concludes with a entire common topic index. This paintings may be a tremendous reference device for museum execs and cultural historians, in addition to for classes in museum reviews. it is going to even be a useful addition to either educational and public libraries.
By Yong Zhou
This publication is created from 4 chapters and starts off with a listing of books, magazine articles, stories, and records facing subject matters akin to housing regulations, housing difficulties in underdeveloped parts, and the results of land reform and rural ordinance courses. the following bankruptcy is dedicated to a bibliography of bibliographies, protecting subject matters starting from land-use making plans to rural roads and their capability. The 3rd bankruptcy comprises nationwide reviews from international locations akin to Afghanistan, Algeria, and Bangladesh. The bibliography concludes with an issue index of key phrases subdivided geographically; a secondary writer index that comes with own and company authors, editors, compilers, and authors of important introductions; and a listing of libraries consulted.
This monograph might be of curiosity to housing officers and policymakers.
By Harold E., Jr. Raugh