Translation And Religion

A Study of Dogen: His Philosophy and Religion  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Oct. 28, 2016
A Study of Dogen: His Philosophy and Religion

A Study of Dogen: His Philosophy and Religion by Masao Abe
English | Nov. 8, 1991 | ISBN: 0791408388 | 256 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

"This book is about the central ideas of the most important Buddhist spokesman in Japanese history and is written by one of the most respected and authoritative of his interpreters. It reflects a lifetime of knowledgeable and concerted thinking about Dogen." – Francis H. Cook, University of California, Riverside
"It is a truly outstanding contribution to Dogen scholarship as well as East-West comparative philosophy by one of the most distinguished modern Japanese thinkers of our time. This makes for a powerful and truly illuminating volume." – Steve Odin, University of Hawaii

Translation and Linguistic Hybridity: Constructing World-View (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 20, 2017
Translation and Linguistic Hybridity: Constructing World-View (repost)

Translation and Linguistic Hybridity: Constructing World-View by Susanne Klinger
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1138801593 | 208 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB
Of Elephants and Toothaches: Ethics, Politics, and Religion in Krzysztof Kieslowski's 'Decalogue'

Of Elephants and Toothaches: Ethics, Politics, and Religion in Krzysztof Kieslowski's 'Decalogue' by Eva Badowska
English | June 15, 2016 | ISBN: 0823269272 | 253 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

This collection is the first to offer a genuinely interdisciplinary approach to Krzysztof Kieslowski's Decalogue, a ten-film cycle of modern tales that touch on the ethical dilemmas of the Ten Commandments. The cycle's deft handling of moral ambiguity and inventive technique established Kieslowski as a major international director.
Reading Contemporary Indonesian Muslim Women Writers: Representation, Identity and Religion of Muslim Women in Indonesian Ficti

Reading Contemporary Indonesian Muslim Women Writers: Representation, Identity and Religion of Muslim Women in Indonesian Fiction (ICAS Publications) by Diah Ariani Arimbi
English | Feb. 15, 2010 | ISBN: 9089640894 | 237 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Reading Contemporary Indonesian Muslim Women Writers looks at the work of four writers—Titis Basino P.I., Ratna Indraswari Ibrahim, Abidah El Kalieqy, and Helvy Tiana Rosa—paying particular attention to questions of how gender is constructed and in turn constructs the identities, roles, and status of Muslim women in Indonesia. In addition, Diah Ariani Arimbi focuses on issues of authenticity, representation, and power in these authors’ works and details how each woman challenged perceptions of Muslim women in Islamic societies.

Bounds of Their Habitation: Race and Religion in American History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 16, 2017
Bounds of Their Habitation: Race and Religion in American History

Paul Harvey, "Bounds of Their Habitation: Race and Religion in American History"
2016 | ISBN-10: 1442236183 | 264 pages | EPUB | 4 MB

Quantitative Research Methods in Translation and Interpreting Studies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 12, 2017
Quantitative Research Methods in Translation and Interpreting Studies

Quantitative Research Methods in Translation and Interpreting Studies by Christopher D. Mellinger, Thomas A. Hanson
2016 | ISBN: 1138124966, 1138124958 | English | 294 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
Technology, Trust, and Religion: Roles of Religions in Controversies over Ecology and the Modification of Life (AUP - Leiden Un

Technology, Trust, and Religion: Roles of Religions in Controversies over Ecology and the Modification of Life (AUP - Leiden University Press) by Willem B. Drees
English | Aug. 1, 2009 | ISBN: 9087280599 | 317 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

What does it mean to be human in a world of technology? What could be the role of religion in responding to the ecological crisis? Whom do we trust to make decisions regarding our common future? Is the public ignorant, in the eyes of our scientific experts?

Civic Rites: Democracy and Religion in Ancient Athens  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 9, 2017
Civic Rites: Democracy and Religion in Ancient Athens

Nancy Evans, "Civic Rites: Democracy and Religion in Ancient Athens"
ISBN: 0520262034, 0520262026 | 2010 | EPUB | 295 pages | 4 MB

Abuse of Evil: The Corruption of Politics and Religion since 9/11  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 3, 2017
Abuse of Evil: The Corruption of Politics and Religion since 9/11

Abuse of Evil: The Corruption of Politics and Religion since 9/11 (Themes for the 21st Century Ser.) by Richard J. Bernstein
2006 | ISBN: 074563494X, 0745634931 | English | 144 pages | EPUB | 0.2 MB
Aristotle's Rhetoric in the East: The Syriac and Arabic Translation and Commentary Tradition (Islamic Philosophy, Theology and

Aristotle's Rhetoric in the East: The Syriac and Arabic Translation and Commentary Tradition (Islamic Philosophy, Theology and Science. Texts and Studies) by Uwe Vagelpohl
English | Aug. 31, 2008 | ISBN: 9004166815 | 358 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The two centuries following the rise of the Abbasid caliphate in 750 witnessed a wave of translations from Greek into Syriac and Arabic. The translation and reception of Aristotle's Rhetoric is a prime example for the resulting transformation of antique learning in the Islamic world and beyond.