Download Bibliography of Native American Bibliographies by Phillip M. White PDF

By Phillip M. White

This publication serves because the first and basically grasp directory of bibliographies within the box of yank Indian experiences. It comprises all major bibliographies, in print and on-line, pertaining to local americans within the usa and Canada from the earliest instances via 2003. This precise ebook is a undying source for all degrees of local American research.

Over 800 bibliographies on American Indians of the us and Canada are defined below different types via tribes and themes. Descriptive and significant annotations are supplied for every bibliography. An index leads researchers to precise matters, trade tribal names, and authors.

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Download Surviving Your Thesis by Peter Steane,Suzan Burton PDF

By Peter Steane,Suzan Burton

From picking out a manager and subject to staying influenced, finishing a examine thesis isn't a simple topic. each one degree represents a distinct problem and plenty of scholars wade through with out deciding on the abilities had to utilize their time.

This marvelous source for all doctoral and masters point scholars, explores the demanding situations and complexities of effectively carrying out the learn method and thesis writing. Chapters include:

  • choosing and dealing with a supervisor

  • developing a examine proposal

  • motivating yourself

  • choosing the best learn method

  • responding to criticism

  • advice from the examiners

  • preparing paintings for publication.

This transparent and functional advisor, perfect for all doctoral and masters point scholars, takes readers from the very early phases of the method via to the ultimate section of exam and book, utilizing vignette examples to focus on key matters.

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Download Reconstruction in the United States: An Annotated by David A. Lincove PDF

By David A. Lincove

The in simple terms finished bibliography on Reconstruction, this publication presents the definitive advisor to literature released from 1877 to 1998. In over 2,900 entries, the paintings covers a large variety of issues together with politics, agriculture, exertions, faith, schooling, race kinfolk, legislation, relatives, gender experiences, and native heritage. It encompasses the years of the Civil warfare in the course of the end of the 1876 election and the top of the federal government's reputable function in reforming the postwar South and keeping the rights of Black electorate. In distinctive annotations, the e-book covers a variety of literature from scholarly and renowned reviews to released memoirs, letters and files, in addition to reference assets and instructing tools.

The problems with Reconstruction—civil rights, states' rights and federal-state kinfolk, racism, nationalism, executive relief to individuals—continue to be proper this present day, and the literature on Reconstruction is huge. This e-book offers a scientific and finished bibliographic advisor to that literature. it really is geared up by way of issues and realms and states, thereby emphasizing the neighborhood variety within the South. as well as various literature, it covers the correct preferrred complaints via 1883, offers complete citations to federal acts and circumstances stated, and contains the texts of the thirteenth, 14th, and fifteenth Amendments to the structure. The ebook may be invaluable to students and scholars gaining knowledge of a variety of themes in Southern historical past, constitutional heritage, and nationwide politics in submit Civil struggle United States.

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Download Old Books, New Technologies by David McKitterick PDF

By David McKitterick

As we depend more and more on electronic assets, and libraries discard huge components in their older collections, what's our accountability to maintain 'old books' for the longer term? David McKitterick's vigorous and wide-ranging examine explores how outdated books were represented and interpreted from the eighteenth century to the current day. Conservation of those texts has taken many varieties, from early equipment of counterfeiting, imitation and rebinding to trendy practices of microfilming, digitisation and images. utilizing a complete variety of examples, McKitterick finds those practices and their results to deal with wider questions surrounding the price of revealed books, either by way of their content material and their prestige as ancient gadgets. making a hyperlink among historic ways and the applied sciences of the long run, this booklet furthers our figuring out of previous books and their importance in an international of rising electronic technology.

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Download The Boundaries of the Literary Archive: Reclamation and by Lisa Stead,Carrie Smith PDF

By Lisa Stead,Carrie Smith

This quantity bargains new and demanding interdisciplinary ways to the use and learn of literary records. Interrogating literary and archival technique and foregrounding new different types of textual scholarship, the gathering contains essays from either teachers and archivists to handle the total complexity of the research of contemporary literary information. The authors study the expanding prominence of documents and their value to the interdisciplinary examine of textual background within the twenty first century, exploring either rising and confirmed parts of literary heritage. The ebook is marked through its cognizance to 4 exact center threads that permit the authors to traverse various old classes and literary figures: archival conception and textual construction, authorial legacies and electronic cultures, gender concerns within the archive, and the sensible issues of archival learn and curatorship. via delivering an research of fabric from various historic sessions inside special methodological groupings, the amount seeks to motivate interaction among students operating in several fields round related crucial questions of method, when offering a wealthy account of files worldwide.

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Download Read On … Romance: Reading Lists for Every Taste: Reading by C. L. Quillen,Ilene Lefkowitz PDF

By C. L. Quillen,Ilene Lefkowitz

With millions of romance novels released every year, librarians—especially these unusual with or detached to the genre—can take advantage of this well-organized, reference that provides rankings of appeals-based read-alike lists for essentially the most renowned, modern romance fiction.

• Describes greater than four hundred titles grouped in accordance with renowned attraction features

• presents entry to titles via effortless terminology instead of the ordinarily formal language of the web Public entry Catalog (OPAC)

• Identifies titles fitted to booklet golf equipment, award-winning books, and titles that entice teenager readers

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Download Using Bibliotherapy in Clinical Practice: A Guide to by John T. Pardeck PDF

By John T. Pardeck

Pardeck offers psychological overall healthiness execs with available details on self-help books that may be successfully used with quite a few scientific difficulties. The fabrics offered is also utilized by these no longer inevitably proficient in scientific intervention; this team would come with mom and dad, lecturers, and librarians. The technique offered--bibliotherapy--is an rising scientific approach. There are over four hundred self-help books provided and annotated that target chemical dependency, dealing with switch, kinfolk violence and dysfunctional households, parenting, own progress, critical disease, social relationships, and divorce and combined families.

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Download Educating About Social Issues in the 20th and 21st Centuries by Information Age Publishing,Samuel Totten,Jon Pedersen PDF

By Information Age Publishing,Samuel Totten,Jon Pedersen

instructing approximately SOCIAL matters within the twentieth and twenty first Centuries: A serious Annotated Bibliography, quantity three is the 3rd quantity in a sequence that addresses an eclectic host of concerns germane to instructing and studying approximately social matters on the secondary point of education, ranging over approximately a 100 yr interval (between 1915 and 2013). quantity three in particular addresses how an exam of social matters should be included into the extant curriculum. specialists in quite a few parts every one give a contribution a bankruptcy within the booklet. each one bankruptcy is made out of a serious essay and an annotated bibliography of key works germane to the explicit concentration of the chapter.

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Download Mathematical Works Printed in the Americas, 1554--1700 by Bruce Stanley Burdick PDF

By Bruce Stanley Burdick

This magisterial annotated bibliography of the earliest mathematical works to be revealed within the New global demanding situations long-held assumptions in regards to the earliest examples of yank mathematical pastime. Bruce Stanley Burdick brings jointly mathematical writings from Mexico, Lima, and the English colonies of Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and manhattan. The ebook offers vital info akin to writer, printer, position of book, and placement of unique copies of every of the works mentioned.

Burdick's exhaustive examine has unearthed quite a few examples of books no longer formerly cataloged as mathematical. whereas it used to be proposal that no mathematical writings in English have been revealed within the Americas earlier than 1703, Burdick provides students considered one of their first possibilities to find Jacob Taylor's 1697 Tenebrae, a treatise on fixing triangles and different figures utilizing simple trigonometry. He additionally is going past the English language to debate works in Spanish and Latin, similar to Alonso de los angeles Vera Cruz's 1554 good judgment textual content, the Recognitio Summularum; a ebook on astrology by way of Enrico Martínez; books at the nature of comets via Carlos de Sigüenza y Góngora and Eusebio Francisco Kino; and a 1676 almanac by way of Feliciana Ruiz, the 1st lady to supply a mathematical paintings within the Americas.

Those eager about arithmetic, its historical past, and its tradition will word with curiosity that lots of those works, together with the entire earliest ones, are from Mexico, no longer from what's now the USA. As such, the publication will problem us to reconsider the heritage of arithmetic at the American continents.

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