By Joseph Moxley,Rober Boice
Publish, do not Perish presents functional feedback for conveiving, constructing, advertising and marketing, and publishing scholarly files. Written specially for college, graduate scholars, and pros engaged within the enterprise of scholarly publishing, this beneficial ebook bargains concrete recommendations for studying and publishing adademic manuscripts. Joseph M. Moxley, a extensively released writer and editor, provides operating behavior and attitudes that academicians can use to shatter writing blocks, advance unique principles, and enhance as writers.
Throughout Publish, do not Perish, Moxley illustrates how the generative nature of language empowers academicians to boost and submit unique rules. simply because writing promotes pondering and creativity, Moxley argues that we should always be anxious that in basic terms approximately 10 to twenty percentage of school seem to be chargeable for ninety percentage of what is released. If shall we interact extra school in sensible and theoretical scholarship, Moxley argues that lets wish for a few options to the subtantive difficulties now confronting us as global voters and educators. Moxley identifies the political and financial elements that impinge on what avademicians write and on what's released, critiquing the peer-review approach, the megastar system,' the denigration of sensible scholarship, and the opposed view of scholarship and educating. He outlines new rules that associations, specialist organisations and students could make to encourge extra college to have interaction in scholarship, An appendix of knowledge assets bargains fabric for extra examining on either writing and publishing in addition to courses to publishing retailers for scholars.
By Elisabeth K. Chaves
By Leonard Freedman
The Offensive Art is an arch and infrequently caustic examine the paintings of political satire as practiced in democratic, monarchical, and authoritarian societies around the globe during the last century-together with the efforts by way of governmental, spiritual, and company specialists to suppress it by way of censorship, intimidation, coverage, and fatwa. Examples are drawn from the whole spectrum of satiric genres, together with novels, performs, verse, songs, essays, cartoons, cabarets and revues, video clips, tv, and the net. The multicultural and multimedia breadth and historic intensity of Freedman's comparative strategy frames his novel overview of the position of political satire in latest post-9/11 international, and particularly the cross-cultural controversies it generates, corresponding to the worldwide protests opposed to the Jyllands-Posten cartoons.
In a tongue-in-cheek sort peppered with the world's top one-liners from the final century, The Offensive Art recounts the acrimonious and infrequently perilous cat-and-mouse video games among political satirists and their censors and inhibitors in the course of the final century in the US (especially FDR, LBJ, Nixon, Reagan, Clinton, and Bush II and in wartime), Britain (especially Churchill, Thatcher, Blair and the Royals), Germany (Hitler to the present), Russia (Stalin to the present), China (Mao to the present), India (from the Raj on), and the center East (from Nineteen Twenties Egypt to today). Freedman specializes in the function and transformation of satire in the course of shifts from authoritarian to democratic platforms in such areas as South Africa, Argentina, and japanese Europe. He surveys the kingdom of satire in the course of the global this present day, making a choice on the main risky international locations for practitioners of the offensive paintings, and provides his findings as to the political efficacy of satire in scary change.
By Alex V. Popovkin,Everett K. Rowson
By Francis L. Fugate,Roberta B. Fugate
This e-book is perfect for Gardner creditors and fanatics, and both for college kids of writing in any respect levels—would-be writers, neophytes, or even released authors—for it deals probably the most functional classes ever in storytelling technique.
By W. Terry Whalin
By Steven E. Woodworth
The unmarried most vital quantity for a person drawn to the Civil warfare to possess and seek advice. (From the foreword via James M. McPherson) the 1st consultant to Civil warfare literature to seem in approximately 30 years, this ebook presents the main complete, updated, and informative survey and research of the huge physique of Civil battle literature. greater than forty essays, each one by means of a expert in a selected subfield of Civil conflict background, supply unrivaled thoroughness and discerning tests of every work's worth. The essays conceal each element of the battle from approach, strategies, and battles to logistics, intelligence, offer, and prisoner-of-war camps, from generals and admirals to the lads within the ranks, from the Atlantic to the a ways West, from combating fronts to the house entrance. a few sections disguise civilian leaders, the financial system, and overseas coverage, whereas others care for the explanations of battle and facets of Reconstruction, together with the African-American event in the course of and after the war.
Breadth of themes is matched through breadth of genres coated. Essays talk about surveys of the battle, common reference works, released and unpublished papers, diaries and letters, in addition to the significant physique of monographic literature, together with books, dissertations, and articles. Genealogical assets, old fiction, and video and audio recordings additionally obtain cognizance. scholars of the yank Civil battle will locate this paintings an quintessential gateway and consultant to the large physique of data on America's pivotal experience.
By Joseph A. Dane
By Gavin Ellis
By Michael, Mr Kassler,Michael Kassler,D.W. Krummel
Although a few publishers positioned the phrases 'Entered at Stationers' corridor' on title-pages with out really depositing copies, the data within the registers in regards to the many works that have been registered has major bibliographic price. as the song entries haven't formerly been published and entry to them has been tough, they typically were missed by way of cataloguers and students, with the final result that quite a few musical works of this era were misdated in libraries and reference books.
This ebook makes to be had, for the 1st time, the entire textual content of the track entries at Stationers' corridor from 1710 to 1810 and abbreviated info of works entered from 1811 to 1818. Its price is better through the inclusion of destinations of copies of such a lot works, including indexes of composers, authors, performers and dedicatees, and an explanatory advent by way of the compiler.