Study of Linguistic

Cross-Linguistic Corpora for the Study of Translations  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 14, 2016
Cross-Linguistic Corpora for the Study of Translations

Cross-Linguistic Corpora for the Study of Translations by Erich H. Steiner
English | 1 Sept. 2012 | ISBN: 3110260298 | 320 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

This book is a contribution to the study of translation as a contact variety, and - more generally - to language comparison and language contact with a focus on English and German.
To Teach in Ancient Israel: A Cognitive Linguistic Study of a Biblical Hebrew Lexical Set by Wendy L. Widde

To Teach in Ancient Israel: A Cognitive Linguistic Study of a Biblical Hebrew Lexical Set by Wendy L. Widder
English | 20 Jan. 2014 | ISBN: 3110335492 | 257 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Numerous studies have sought to understand the nature of education and the extent of literacy in ancient Israel, but none has asked what the ancient Israelites thought about teaching. This study is the first to ask how they conceived of the teaching process.
Peter Backhaus, "Linguistic Landscapes: A Comparative Study of Urban Multilingualism in Tokyo"

Peter Backhaus, "Linguistic Landscapes: A Comparative Study of Urban Multilingualism in Tokyo"
Publisher: Multilingual Matters | 2007 | ISBN: 1853599476 | English | PDF | 168 pages | 2.7 Mb

"Linguistic Landscapes" is the first comprehensive approach to language on signs. It provides an up-to-date review of previous research, introduces a coherent analytical framework, and applies this framework to a sample of signs collected in Tokyo. "Linguistic Landscapes" demonstrates that the study of language on signs provides a unique research perspective to urban multilingualism.

The Social Meanings of Sacrifice in the Hebrew Bible: A Study of Four Writings  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Dec. 5, 2016
The Social Meanings of Sacrifice in the Hebrew Bible: A Study of Four Writings

David Janzen, "The Social Meanings of Sacrifice in the Hebrew Bible: A Study of Four Writings"
English | 2004 | ISBN: 3110181584 | PDF | pages: 314 | 16.7 mb

Arthur Ransome's Long-Lost Study of Robert Louis Stevenson  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Rare-1 at Dec. 4, 2016
Arthur Ransome's Long-Lost Study of Robert Louis Stevenson

Arthur Ransome's Long-Lost Study of Robert Louis Stevenson by Kirsty Nichol Findlay
English | ISBN: 1843836726 | 2011 | EPUB | 232 pages | 5.44 MB
Accounting, Capitalism and the Revealed Religions: A Study of Christianity, Judaism and Islam

Vassili Joannid├Ęs de Lautour, "Accounting, Capitalism and the Revealed Religions: A Study of Christianity, Judaism and Islam"
2016 | ISBN-10: 3319323326 | 174 pages | PDF | 5 MB
A Critical Edition of Ibn al-Haytham's On the Shape of the Eclipse: The First Experimental Study of the Camera Obscura

A Critical Edition of Ibn al-Haytham's On the Shape of the Eclipse: The First Experimental Study of the Camera Obscura (Sources and Studies in the … Sciences) (English, Arabic and Greek Edition) by Dominique Raynaud
2016 | ISBN: 3319479903 | English | 305 pages | PDF | 20 MB

A Critical Study of the Temple Scroll from Qumran Cave 11  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 24, 2016
A Critical Study of the Temple Scroll from Qumran Cave 11

A Critical Study of the Temple Scroll from Qumran Cave 11 (Studies in Ancient Oriental Civilization, No. 49) by M. O. Wise
English | Dec. 1, 1990 | ISBN: 091898663X | 312 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

A study of one of the Qumran texts, examining its characteristics and authorship. The author concludes that the Temple Scroll was an eschatalogical law book, composed around 150 BC by `The Teacher of Righteousness' and not a product of the Qumran community.

Calculus Of Ideas, A: A Mathematical Study Of Human Thought (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 21, 2016
Calculus Of Ideas, A: A Mathematical Study Of Human Thought (repost)

Calculus Of Ideas, A: A Mathematical Study Of Human Thought by Ulf Grenander
English | 28 Sept. 2012 | ISBN: 981438318X | 236 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

This monograph reports a thought experiment with a mathematical structure intended to illustrate the workings of a mind. It speculative rather than empirical, based mainly on introspection, so that it differs radically in attitude from the conventional wisdom of current cognitive science.

Defining the Modern Museum: A Case Study of the Challenges of Exchange  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 10, 2016
Defining the Modern Museum: A Case Study of the Challenges of Exchange

Defining the Modern Museum: A Case Study of the Challenges of Exchange (Cultural Spaces) by Lianne McTavish
2013 | ISBN: 1442644435 | English | 240 pages | PDF | 3 MB