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All About Language: A Guide

ISBN : 9780199238408

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¥3,102
Author: 
Barry J. Blake
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
170 x 245 mm
Pub date
Feb 2008
In clear, congenial style Barry Blake explains how language works. He describes the make-up of words and how they're built from sounds and signs and put together in phrases and sentences. He examines ... Read more

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Always on: Language in an Online and Mobile World

ISBN : 9780199735440

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¥2,915
Author: 
Naomi S. Baron
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 234 mm
Pub date
Mar 2010
In Always On, Naomi S. Baron reveals that online and mobile technologies-including instant messaging, cell phones, multitasking, Facebooks, blogs, and wikis - are profoundly influencing how we read an ... Read more

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Amazon Town: A Study of Human Life in the Tropics (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199335251

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¥5,071
Author: 
Charles Wagley
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
141 x 209 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
Charles Wagley (1913-1991) was an American anthropologist specializing in rural Latin America. His principal focus was Brazil, where he is considered one of the founders of contemporary Brazilian Ant ... Read more

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America Walks into a Bar: A Spirited History of Taverns and Saloons, Speakeasies and Grog Shops

ISBN : 9780199324484

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¥2,607
Author: 
Christine Sismondo
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
141 x 209 mm
Pub date
Jun 2014
When George Washington bade farewell to his officers, he did so in New York's Fraunces Tavern. When Andrew Jackson planned his defense of New Orleans against the British in 1815, he met Jean Lafitte i ... Read more

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American Guy: Masculinity in American Law and Literature

ISBN : 9780199331376

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¥11,242
Author: 
Saul Levmore; Martha C. Nussbaum
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 242 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
American Guy examines American norms of masculinity and their role in the law, bringing a range of methodological and disciplinary perspectives to the intersection of American gender, legal, and liter ... Read more

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American Obscurantism: History and the Visual in U.S. Literature and Film

ISBN : 9780199797318

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¥5,390
Author: 
Peter Lurie
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
American Obscurantism argues for a salutary indirection in US culture. Critiquing the impulse to see history in seminal works like Griffith's Birth of a Nation and the residual positivism of New Hist ... Read more

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American Routes: Racial Palimpsests and the Transformation of Race

ISBN : 9780190624750

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¥10,626
Author: 
Angel Adams Parham
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2017
American Routes provides a comparative and historical analysis of the migration and integration of white and free black refugees from nineteenth century St. Domingue/Haiti to Louisiana and follows the ... Read more

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American Slavery: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199922680

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¥1,628
Author: 
Heather Andrea Williams
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 173 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
Series
Very Short Introductions
A concise history of slavery in America beginning with the Portuguese capture of Africans in the 1400s Draws from both historical analyses and a reading of primary documents to explore the histor ... Read more

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American While Black: African Americans, Immigration, and the Limits of Citizenship

ISBN : 9780190053543

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¥4,301
Author: 
Niambi Michele Carter
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
At the same time that the Civil Rights Movement brought increasing opportunities for blacks, the United States liberalized its immigration policy. While the broadening of the United States's borders t ... Read more

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American While Black: African Americans, Immigration, and the Limits of Citizenship

ISBN : 9780190053550

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¥15,246
Author: 
Niambi Michele Carter
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
At the same time that the Civil Rights Movement brought increasing opportunities for blacks, the United States liberalized its immigration policy. While the broadening of the United States's borders t ... Read more

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