Law and Politics: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia (Human by Daniel P. Strouthes

By Daniel P. Strouthes

Includes a few a hundred and twenty entries starting from abandonment and family members legislations to possession and conflict. Alphabetically prepared, every one access presents a definition, heritage details and, normally, an illustrative instance taken from US legislation and a contrasting instance taken from the criminal method of one other cul

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New York Philharmonic: The Authorized Recordings, 1917-2005 by James H. North

By James H. North

The purpose of any discography is comprehensiveness, aiming to incorporate each recording inside of its selected region, and to record the entire very important information of every. The discography, New York Philharmonic: The licensed Recordings, 1917-2005 isn't any exception. writer James H. North has compiled greater than 1500 advertisement recordings made by way of the hot York Philharmonic from 1917 to 2005. A fifteen-page advent serves as a basic heritage of recent York Philharmonic recordings, discussing concerns reminiscent of the significance of recordings, the orchestra's relationships with a variety of recording businesses, the venues used, recordings of curiosity that have been no longer made (and why they have been not), and the record-labeling platforms utilized by Columbia/CBS/Sony, the Philharmonic's long term enterprise partner.

The entries are offered in chronological order of recording periods and comprise vital information corresponding to tune performed, performers, consultation dates and venues, recording businesses and manufacturers, first liberate dates, and all problems with the recording, together with seventy eight- and 45-rpm discs, Long-Playing files, and Compact Discs. 3 appendixes catalog the entries through composer, conductor, and soloists respectively, referring the reader to definitely the right access by and large directory. extra appendixes additional illustrate the hot York Philharmonic's heritage, one through describing the 78-rpm files made for sophistication use through Ginn and corporate in the course of the mid-1920s, the opposite directory the twenty-five "Young People's Concerts," written and carried out via Leonard Bernstein and broadcast all over the world on tv from 1958 to 1970, now on hand on VHS and DVD.

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Books on Early American History and Culture, 1971-1980: An by Raymond D. Irwin

By Raymond D. Irwin

Books on Early American heritage and tradition, 1971-1980: An Annotated Bibliography maintains a sequence of bibliographies directory book-length works on North the US and the Caribbean ahead of 1815. crucial for students, librarians, and scholars of early the US, the booklet surveys approximately 1,200 monographs, essay collections, exhibition catalogues, and reference works released among 1971 and 1980. as well as bibliographic details every one access contains short annotations, which describe the scope and method of each one merchandise and the book's major thesis. additionally incorporated are lists of journals the place each one paintings has been reviewed and the variety of instances the ebook has been pointed out in specialist literature, and the variety of OCLC member libraries conserving the paintings. In 31 thematic sections, the ebook covers such themes as: exploration and colonialization, local americans, the yankee innovative conflict, the structure, race and slavery, gender, religion.

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Bridging the Gap: Examining Polarity in America by Diane Zabel, Nancy L. Herron

By Diane Zabel, Nancy L. Herron

Controversial social difficulties presently dealing with american citizens are addressed in those 12 astute bibliographic essays that synthesize the literature at the matters and description ideas for finding additional info. many of the concerns lined are media and pop culture; public coverage and govt; legislation and the management of the justice approach; poverty, welfare, and unemployment; baby care and elder care; starvation and foodstuff; homelessness; and youngsters and the altering American kinfolk. The essays supply considerate examinations of the problems, talk about attainable resolutions, and current lists of assets for additional research. a vital buy for school and collage libraries, this paintings is usually acceptable for top tuition libraries and medium to massive public libraries. it may be used as a supplementary textual content for sociology, social paintings, public coverage, kin stories, schooling, and nursing classes that contain the learn of latest social concerns, and as a guide by way of practitioners i

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Supernatural Fiction for Teens: More Than 1300 Good by Cosette Kies

By Cosette Kies

This bewitching bibliography covers greater than 1,300 books on parapsychology and psychic phenomena; stories and legends with robust magical and occult parts; and horror, either conventional and sleek. each one access presents an entire description, bibliographic details, an inventory of alternative works via an analogous writer, and sequence or sequel info or either. The concise, handy layout makes this an excellent procuring advisor that also is enjoyable to browse.

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Memory - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

It is a 3-in-1 reference e-book. It provides an entire scientific dictionary overlaying thousands of phrases and expressions when it comes to reminiscence. It additionally supplies broad lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it presents details to clients on how you can replace their wisdom utilizing numerous web assets. The e-book is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, clinical researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with learn devoted to reminiscence. in the event that your time is effective, this booklet is for you. First, you won't waste time looking out the net whereas lacking loads of correct info. moment, the ebook additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. eventually, you won't waste money and time printing hundreds and hundreds of websites.

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A Thematic Catalogue of the Works of Michel-Richard de by Lionel Sawkins

By Lionel Sawkins

As leader court docket musician to Louis XIV and Louis XV, Michel-Richard de Lalande is mainly remembered for his luxurious orchestral motets and masses beautiful instrumental tune. during this thematic catalogue of his track, Lionel Sawkins illustrates the composer's tune with over 3,000 track examples, information of appearing requisites and of all resource fabrics, in addition to with accomplished indexes and thematic locators.

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Manuel Marí­a Ponce: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies by Jorge Barron Corvera

By Jorge Barron Corvera

Students and students alike desire glance no extra than this ebook for an intensive exam of the existence and works of Mexican composer Manuel M. Ponce. it's the first significant Bio-Bibliographic paintings on Ponce with cross-references rigorously put all through to supply ease in navigation and examine. All info is thoroughly and obviously documented to safely symbolize Ponce's tremendous physique of labor. even if curiosity lies within the guy in the back of the track or the song itself, the booklet offers readers every little thing had to move deeper into learning and knowing this prolific composer.

Opening with a concise, but complete biography of Ponce, this paintings includes bibliographic details on so much writings via and concerning the composer. a whole works catalogue is integrated in addition to a entire discography of commercially produced recordings. previous and infrequent fabric famous the following can be of specific curiosity to musicians and students of Mexican music.

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