Download E-books Writing Illness and Identity in Seventeenth-Century Britain (Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine) PDF

This booklet is a survey of private sickness as defined in numerous types of early sleek manuscript life-writing. How did humans within the 17th century rationalise and checklist affliction? watching that clinical causes for disorder have been fewer than should be imagined, the writer explores the social and spiritual frameworks during which affliction used to be quite often recorded and understood. the tale that emerges is of disorder written into own manuscripts in prescriptive instead of unique phrases. This research uncovers the ways that disease, so defined, contributed to the self-patterning those texts have been organize to perform.

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Download E-books Litpop: Writing and Popular Music (Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series) PDF

Bringing jointly fascinating new interdisciplinary paintings from rising and confirmed students within the united kingdom and past, Litpop addresses the query: how has writing prior and current been prompted by way of renowned tune, and vice versa? Contributions discover how quite a few sorts of writing have had a very important position to play in making renowned song what it really is, and the way renowned track informs ’literary’ writing in varied methods. the gathering gains musicologists, literary critics, specialists in cultural reports, and inventive writers, organised in 3 themed sections. ’Making Litpop’ explores how hybrids of writing and renowned tune were created through musicians and authors. ’Thinking Litpop’ considers what severe or highbrow frameworks support us to appreciate those hybrid cultural varieties. ultimately, ’Consuming Litpop’ examines how writers take care of music’s impact, how musicians have interaction with literary texts, and the way audiences of tune and writing comprehend their very own function in making ’Litpop’ occur. Discussing a number of genres and sessions of writing and renowned song, this detailed assortment identifies, theorizes, and problematises connections among varied different types of expression, creating a important contribution to renowned musicology, and literary and cultural reviews.

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Download E-books Life Writing in Reformation Europe: Lives of Reformers by Friends, Disciples and Foes (St Andrews Studies in Reformation History) PDF

By Irena Backus

The Reformation interval witnessed an explosion within the variety of biographies of latest spiritual figures being released. even if lives of reformers worthwhile of emulation, or heretics deserving condemnation, the style of biography grew to become a key point within the confessional rivalries that raged throughout Europe within the 16th and 17th centuries. supplying greater than a common survey of existence writing, this quantity examines key matters and questions about how this development built between various confessions and the way it contributed to shaping lasting photographs of reformers, fairly Luther and Calvin as much as the trendy interval. this is often the first-ever complete size learn of the topic displaying that Lives of the reformers represent an essential component of the highbrow and cultural heritage of the interval, serving as a big resource of knowledge concerning the assorted Reformations. looking on their beginning, they supply a lesson in theology but in addition in civic values and beliefs of schooling of the interval. Genevan Lives particularly additionally element up the fragile factor of 'Reformed hagiography' which their authors attempt to steer clear of with a various measure of good fortune. Having constantly been on the leading edge of the learn of the highbrow background of the Reformation Irena Backus is completely put to focus on the significance of lifestyles writing. it is a path-breaking research that may open up a brand new means of viewing the confessional conflicts of the interval and their historiography.

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Download E-books Writing Successful Science Proposals, Second Edition PDF

By Professor Andrew J. Friedland, Professor Carol L Folt

This totally revised version of the main authoritative consultant to technological know-how thought writing is key for any scientist embarking on a thesis or provide software. thoroughly up-to-date and with solely new chapters on deepest origin investment and interdisciplinary learn, the e-book explains each one step of the suggestion technique in detail.  Praise for the 1st edition:“This quite invaluable and cheap guide will function a refresher to pro writers and as a consultant and resource of encouragement for first-time authors.”—C. L. Sagers, Ecology “This low-cost publication may end up to be your most sensible funding of the year.”—Bioscience

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Download E-books The Space Age Bag (Brush Up On Your Writing Skills) (Creative Writing Tutor Book 4) PDF

By Sally Jones, Amanda Jones

An important sequence of mini themed booklets for all little ones who want extra perform in writing. The artistic Writing coach scheme presents a full of life sequence of themed booklets that might stimulate your kid's mind's eye and encourage her or him to jot down in a extra attention-grabbing means and to accomplish larger effects. The booklets supply a instruct for the kid, enjoyable good points and tales to learn, persist with up actions to accomplish, tougher vocabulary to organize young ones for extra complex writing and plenty of beneficial assistance and methods to enhance writing kind. Written by way of an skilled instructor, they're advised to be used in school or at domestic via little ones elderly 9-13 years, of all talents. they're first-class for stretching quickly staff and capable writers or getting ready for writing initiatives in eleven+ examinations.

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Download E-books Writing at University 3rd (third) Edition by Creme, Phyllis, Lea, Mary R published by Open University Press (2008) PDF

By Phyllis Creme, Mary Lea

Bargains information on how you can enhance your abilities by means of describing different ways you could take to diverse assignments. This name deals examples of analysing assignments, and in addition discusses the note-taking, mind-mapping, and diverse sorts of examining which should still move into any preparation.

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Writing at college bargains counsel on the best way to increase the writing you want to do at college in addition to a better realizing of what's considering this complicated activity. Read more...

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Download E-books Viewpoints: Readings Worth Thinking and Writing About, 7th Edition PDF

By W. Royce Adams

Spark your scholars' curiosity in writing with VIEWPOINTS. This thematically equipped reader deals different views on a variety of topics and matters, together with social issues, media, human habit, cultural transformations, and human rights. With starting chapters that come with large writing and interpreting guide and writing assignments either on the finish of every examining and on the net, VIEWPOINTS takes scholars' writing and critical-thinking abilities to the following point. This completely revised 7th variation builds at the luck of past versions with thirty-five new readings, all new pictures, writer biographies, and resource details for each choice.

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