Emerging Traditions

Emerging Traditions
Author: Vicki Briault Manus
Publsiher: Lexington Books
Total Pages: 348
Release: 2012-07-10
ISBN: 0739166956
Category: Political Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The book, an academic monograph, is a comprehensive study of the socio-linguistics of black South African literature in English from its beginnings, grounded in historical and political change as befits a postcolonial approach, with the inherent struggles between language and power. Its innovation is that it traces stylistic devices used by successive generations of black writers back to such sources as African orature, indigenous cultures and languages, and indigenization and creolization of South African languages.

New Traditions in Business

New Traditions in Business
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
Total Pages: 253
Release: 1992
ISBN: 9781609942120
Category: Industrial management
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The Church in Emerging Culture Five Perspectives

The Church in Emerging Culture  Five Perspectives
Author: Michael Horton,Frederica Mathewes-Green,Brian D. McLaren,Erwin Raphael McManus,Andy Crouch
Publsiher: Zondervan
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2011-01-04
ISBN: 0310861373
Category: Religion
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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What should the church look like today?What should be the focus of its message?How should I present that message?We live in as pivotal and defining an age as the Great Depression or the Sixties–a period whose definition, say some cultural observers, includes a warning of the church’s influence. The result? A society measurably less religious but decidedly more spiritual. Less influenced by authority than by experience. More attuned to images than to words.How does the church adapt to such a culture? Or should it, in fact, eschew adapting for maintaining a course it has followed these last two millennia? Or something in between?These are exactly the questions asked in The Church In Emerging Culture by five Christian thinker-speaker-writers, each who advocate unique stances regarding what the church’s message should be (and what methods should be used to present it) as it journeys through this evolving, postmodern era. The authors are:Andy Crouch–Re:Generation Quarterly editor-in-chiefMichael Horton–professor and reformed theologianFrederica Mathewes-Green–author, commentator, and Orthodox ChristianBrian D. McLaren–postmodernist, author, pastor, and Emergent senior fellowErwin Raphael McManus–author and pastor of the innovative and interethnic L.A.-based church, MosaicMost unique about their individual positions is that they’re presented not as singular essays but as lively discussions in which the other four authors freely (and frequently) comment, critique, and concur. That element, coupled with a unique photographic design that reinforces the depth of their at-once congenial and feisty conversation, gives you all-access entrée into this groundbreaking discourse.What’s more, general editor Leonard Sweet (author of SoulTsunami and AquaChurch, among several other acclaimed texts) frames the thought-provoking dialogue with a profoundly insightful, erudite introductory essay–practically a book within a book. The Church In Emerging Culture is foundational reading for leaders and serious students of all denominations and church styles.

Emerging Culture Participant s Guide

Emerging Culture Participant s Guide
Author: Jimmy Long
Publsiher: InterVarsity Press
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2010-05-28
ISBN: 0830867317
Category: Religion
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Our culture is in transition. Some say it is moving from a modern to a postmodern paradigm. And this emerging culture won t just blow over. In order to be effective witnesses and leaders, we need to understand this cultural paradigm shift and proactively plan how we will respond. This guide is designed by Jimmy Long to help you to explore, analyze and define what is occurring all around us. But more than that, it will help you shape your ministry for the rest of the twenty-first century. The participant's guide includes an introduction to the Emerging Culture curriculum Scripture passages with study helps interactive exercises questions to enhance discussion guidance for responding to postmodern people Here is everything you need for you to understand our new cultural environment and to move ahead powerfully in ministry.

Leader s Discussion Guide to Duker s Emerging Culture Patterns in American Jewish Life

Leader s Discussion Guide to Duker s Emerging Culture Patterns in American Jewish Life
Author: Abraham Segal
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 48
Release: 1953
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Jews
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Crafting New Traditions

Crafting New Traditions
Author: Alan C. Elder,Jean Johnson,Melanie Egan
Publsiher: Mercury Series, Cultural Studi
Total Pages: 119
Release: 2008
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Architecture
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Crafting New Traditions brings together the work of eleven historians and craftspeople to address the two questions of "who has influenced the recent history of Canadian studio craft?" and "who will be considered as the 'pioneers' of Canadian craft in the future?" This book examines those innovators who have influenced five craft fields: ceramics, glass, metal, textiles and wood. Crafting New Traditions also includes five essays that look at recent leading-edge activity in the crafts.

Decolonizing Tradition

Decolonizing Tradition
Author: Karen Lawrence
Publsiher: University of Illinois Press
Total Pages: 332
Release: 1992
ISBN: 9780252061936
Category: Literary Criticism
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Chinua Achebe s Things Fall Apart Bridging Cultural Differences

Chinua Achebe s Things Fall Apart   Bridging Cultural Differences
Author: Andrea Fischer
Publsiher: GRIN Verlag
Total Pages: 25
Release: 2004-07-13
ISBN: 3638290719
Category: Literary Collections
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Seminar paper from the year 2004 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Linguistics, grade: 1.7 (A-), University of Tubingen (New Philology), language: English, abstract: [...] Usually when we encounter such a book we try to solve those problems with the help of literary strategies and approaches like literary theory, reading about the author and the epoch, studying of interpretations of the work , deconstructing the text and looking at the effects of the text with regard to us readers. Besides these literary strategies, which lead to an interpretation of the text, a linguistic analysis of literary texts helps us either to get a full understanding of the text or to comprehend why we have problems understanding the text. However, the linguistic analysis of literature is not an interpretation; it is more an explanation of how it means and why it means what it does. Linguistics demonstrates why a text is interpreted in this or that way and makes clearer what the underlying problems in the interpretation are.The main aim of this essay is to show and explain the linguistic strategies and mechanisms that enable us to bridge the cultural differences, to demonstrate how cultural knowledge is triggered off and to show how it is possible to learn something about the culture The goal of this essay is to show that readers can understand the text although they have no knowledge of the culture at all. In the first part of this work I will settle the question why it is difficult for us to understand the culture behind the text and give a brief account of the problems with which we are confronted in the process of learning about the culture in the book. In the second and third passage I will introduce and settle the theoretical basis of linguistic strategies that help us to understand the text and to reconcile the cultural contrasts. The following part will show the practical application of the linguistic strategies with examples of Achebe’s Things Fall Apart.

Proceedings

Proceedings
Author: Association of American Law Schools. Meeting
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1984
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The New World

The New World
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1894
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Folklore Forum

Folklore Forum
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 200
Release: 1977
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Folklore
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The Emerging Culture in India

The Emerging Culture in India
Author: Thomas Paul
Publsiher: Alwaye : Pontifical Institute of Theology and Philosophy
Total Pages: 189
Release: 1975
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: India
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Hinduism; papers presented by Christian theologians at an annual symposium organized by the Pontifical Institute of Theology and Philosophy.

The New England Magazine

The New England Magazine
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1890
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: New England
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Voices

Voices
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2003
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Folklore
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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New England Magazine and Bay State Monthly

New England Magazine and Bay State Monthly
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 732
Release: 1890
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: New England
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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New York Folklore

New York Folklore
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1995
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Folklore
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The Infallibility of the Church

The Infallibility of the Church
Author: George Salmon
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 500
Release: 1890
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Church
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Morality Matters

Morality Matters
Author: Jeffrey R. Di Leo
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Total Pages: 654
Release: 2002
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Applied ethics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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How do race, class, and gender issues affect moral philosophy? This question is the focus of this ambitious new applied ethics anthology. Author Jeffrey R. Di Leo complements classical and contemporary readings with materials drawn from film, fiction, court cases, and current events to create this highly flexible and versatile volume.

Cross cultural Psychology Newsletter

Cross cultural Psychology Newsletter
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1970
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Transactions of the Annual Reunion of the Oregon Pioneer Association

Transactions of the     Annual Reunion of the Oregon Pioneer Association
Author: Oregon Pioneer Association
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1893
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Oregon
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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