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  • Download E-books Flannery O'Connor: Comprehensive Research and Study Guide (Bloom's Major Short Story Writers) PDF

    By Harold Bloom

    Bloom stories a few of Flannery O'Conner's most renowned brief tales, together with "A reliable guy is tough to Find," "Good nation People," "Everything That Rises needs to Converge," and "Revelation." This name additionally encompasses a biography of Flannery O'Connor, a person consultant, an in depth thematic research of every brief tale, an inventory of characters in each one tale, an entire bibliography of O'Connor’s works, an index of topics and concepts, and editor’s notes and creation through Harold Bloom. This sequence, Bloom’s significant brief tale Writers, is edited by way of Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of the arts, Yale college; Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Professor of English, ny college Graduate institution; preeminent literary critic of our time. The world’s so much trendy writers of brief tales are lined in a single sequence with professional research through Bloom and different critics. those titles comprise a wealth of data at the writers and brief tales which are most typically learn in excessive colleges, schools, and universities.
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  • Download E-books Teacher Self-Evaluation: Teachers in Their Own Mirror (Evaluation in Education and Human Services) PDF

    In keeping with the rising have to strengthen academics as pros who overview their very own paintings, this booklet provides the foundations of self-evaluation in addition to self-evaluation versions and instruments which are prone to support academic practitioners to judge their very own educating, and therefore bring up the extent in their specialist functioning.
    The e-book is meant to serve numerous teams: pupil academics whose socialization into the educating career may still comprise the conception of self-evaluation as an inherent a part of educating; the pupil academics' supervisors who're anticipated to assist in constructing the information and abilities which are wanted for reasons of self-evaluation; and academics, university principals, and college teachers in departments of instructor schooling, who're drawn to teacher's progress and within the improvement of educating as a profession.
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  • Download E-books The Importance of Psychological Traits: A Cross-Cultural Study (The Plenum Series in Social Clinical Psychology) PDF

    By John E. Williams

    This beneficial textual content offers an exhaustive exam of the relative significance and favorability assigned to various mental features in numerous cultural settings. value scores in a global pattern of twenty nations, and the relative favorability of those features in a subset of ten, are calculated by way of the Five-Factor version of character and different scoring platforms. One noteworthy bankruptcy summarizes findings from past cross-cultural reports comparing gender and age stereotypes and self recommendations. a distinct characteristic is the huge set of appendices, of which allow readers try out hypotheses in their personal devising and supply the person merchandise values for the Five-Factor version scoring process.
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  • Download E-books Challenging Silence: Innovative Responses to Sexual & Domestic Violence (Studies in Society (Sydney, N.S.W.).) PDF

    By Jan Breckenridge, Lesley Laing

    Within the Nineteen Seventies, the silence sourrounding sexual and family violence used to be damaged and feminists demanded prone to handle the matter. within the Eighties, governments funded neighborhood programmes to supply prone for sufferers. The Nineties observed a backlash opposed to the sufferers of sexual violence and prone supplied for his or her aid. this article assesses the country of play with sexual and household violence. It examines the effectiveness of present providers within the context of either Australian and foreign legislations and coverage. It seems to be at cutting edge advancements in perform and learn, and descriptions recommendations that are proving winning in aiding sufferers and addressing offenders' responsibility and accountability.
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  • Download E-books In-Flight Turkish: Learn Before You Land (LL (R) In-Flight) PDF

    By Living Language

    Residing Language In-Flight Turkish is the appropriate boarding cross to studying Turkish sooner than you land.There's no larger strategy to utilize all that spare time on a airplane than to grasp the necessities of a language. This 60-minute software is the best solution to research barely enough to get by way of in each scenario necessary to either the vacationer and company traveler.The software covers every thing from greetings and well mannered expressions to asking instructions, getting round, checking right into a lodge, and going to a restaurant. There are even sections for assembly humans and spending an evening at the town.Short classes make In-Flight Turkish effortless to take advantage of, and a convenient pocket-sized insert is integrated as a cheat sheet to be used at the cross.
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  • Download E-books Species Conservation and Management: Case Studies PDF

    By H. Re sit Akcakaya, Mark A. Burgman, Oskar Kindvall, Chris C. Wood, Per Sjogren-Gulve, Jeff S. Hatfield, Michael A. McCarthy

    This edited quantity is a suite of inhabitants and metapopulation types for a wide selection of species, together with crops, invertebrates, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. every one bankruptcy of the publication describes the applying of RAMAS GIS 4.0 to at least one species, with the purpose of demonstrating how numerous existence historical past features of the species are included into the version, and the way the result of the version has been or can be utilized in conservation and administration of the species. The e-book comes with a CD that features a demo model of this system, and the knowledge records for every species.
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  • Download E-books The Globalization of Political Violence: Globalization's Shadow (Warwick Studies in Globalisation) (2008-02-16) PDF

    By Devetak Hughes

    The occasions of the eleventh of September 2001 printed such a lot dramatically that globalization has a shadow. whereas huge sections of the world’s inhabitants benefit from the perceived merits of globalization, others search to make use of globalization for his or her personal politically violent reasons. If September 11 validated whatever, it really is that globalization can as conveniently facilitate violence and lack of confidence because it can produce balance, prosperity and political order. This edited quantity bargains vital new methodological and multi-disciplinary insights into the examine of globalization and political violence. It brings jointly reports from a number of disciplines for you to handle definitely the right nature of the connection among globalization and political violence because it seeks to supply new theoretical and empirical understandings of the kinds of actors fascinated with political violence, both as perpetrators or sufferers. Examples of the reports contain the altering personality of country militaries and state-to-state clash less than globalization, the emergence of ‘new wars’ fuelled by means of globalization, the function of nation militaries in intervention, new varieties of violence directed through states opposed to refugees and anti-globalization protesters, the function of terrorist actors post-9/11, networks for the proliferation of guns of mass destruction and the increase of personal army enterprises among others. The Globalization of Political Violence could be of curiosity to scholars and researchers of politics, diplomacy, protection stories and foreign political economic climate.
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