One Child, Two Languages: A Guide for Early Childhood Educators of Children Learning English as a Second Language, Second Edition

English | 2008 | ISBN: 155766921X | 255 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Today's early childhood educators are serving more children learning English as a second language than ever-in Head Start alone, nearly 30% of the children speak a language other than English at home.* To support second language learners and put them on the path to academic success, every teacher needs this popular, p

Normalization in Translation: Corpus-based Diachronic Research into Twentieth-century English Chinese Fictional Translation

English, Chinese | 2014 | ISBN: 1443860379 | 181 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Normalization in Translation: Corpus-Based Diachronic Research into Twentieth-Century English-Chinese Fictional Translation provides a comprehensive description of translation norms in two different historical contexts in twentieth-century China. Drawing on a corpus methodology, this book adopts a socio-historica

Beckett in the Cultural Field / Beckett Dans Le Champ Culturel (Samuel Beckett Today / Aujourd'hui)

English | 2013 | ISBN: 9042037768 | 288 Pages | PDF | 2.07 MB

The thematic part of this volume of Samuel Beckett Today/Aujourd'hui is devoted mainly to Beckett's texts of the forties and later, and particularly to those he composed after his adoption of the French language. The essays presented in this part of the current issue attempt to see Beckett as a writer among oth

Attending Madness: At Work in the Australian Colonial Asylum. (Clio Medica)

English | 2008 | ISBN: 9042024194 | 280 Pages | PDF | 1.57 MB

'He is what we would call a very good attendant, who would not run away or flinch from any patient, but would try to have his orders carried out if possible'. Such was the view of William Coady, attendant to the insane in the British settler colony of Victoria, Australia in the 1870s. This book is a history of

Authority in Crisis in French Literature, 1850-1880

English | 2014 | ISBN: 1472444264 | 202 Pages | EPUB | 16.57 MB

By the 1850s, the expansion of printing and distribution technologies provided writers with more readers and literary outlets than ever before, while the ever-changing political contexts occasioned by the revolutions of 1830 and 1848 brought about differing degrees of political, social, and literary censure and press

Gender and the Nuclear Family in Twenty-First-Century Horror

English | PDF | 2016 | 222 Pages | ISBN : 1137536772 | 2.54 MB

Gender and the Nuclear Family in Twenty-First-Century Horror is the first book-length project to focus specifically on the ways that patriarchal decline and post-feminist ideology are portrayed in popular American horror films of the twenty-first century.
Through analyses of such films as Orphan, Insidious, and