The Concise Oxford Dictionary Of Politics

Author by : Alistair McMillan
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press, USA
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Description : This bestselling dictionary contains over 1,700 entries on all aspects of politics. Written by a leading team of political scientists, it embraces the entire spectrum of political theory, including political thinkers, history, institutions, and concepts, as well as notable current affairs that have shaped attitudes to politics. Fully revised and updated, the third edition includes a wealth of new material in areas such as international relations, political science, political economy, and methodologies, as well as a chronology of key political theorists. An appendix contains timelines listing the principal office-holders of a range of countries including the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Russia, and China. The book also boasts entry-level Internet links that are updated regularly on a companion website, ensuring that the links remain current and relevant. International in scope, the dictionary will prove invaluable to students and academics studying politics and related disciplines, as well as politicians, journalists, and the general reader seeking clarification of political terms.


The Concise Oxford Dictionary Of Politics And International Relations

Author by : Garrett W Brown
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : This bestselling dictionary contains over 1,700 entries on all aspects of politics and international relations. Written by a leading team of political scientists, it embraces the multi-disciplinary spectrum of political theory including political thinkers, history, institutions, theories, and schools of thought, as well as notable current affairs that have shaped attitudes to politics. Fully updated for its fourth edition, the dictionary has had its coverage of international relations heavily revised and expanded, reflected in its title change, and it includes a wealth of new material in areas such as international institutions, peace building, human security, security studies, global governance, and open economy politics. It also incorporates recommended web links that can be accessed via a regularly checked and updated companion website, ensuring that the links remain relevant. The dictionary is international in its coverage and will prove invaluable to students and academics studying politics and related disciplines, as well as politicians, journalists, and the general reader seeking clarification of political terms.


The Concise Oxford Dictionary Of Politics

Author by : Iain McLean
Languange : en
Publisher by : OUP Oxford
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Description : This best-selling dictionary contains over 1,700 entries on all aspects of politics. Written by a leading team of political scientists, it embraces the whole multi-disciplinary specturm of political theory including political thinkers, history, institutions, and concepts, as well as notable current affairs that have shaped attitudes to politics. An appendix contains timelines listing the principal office-holders of a range of countries including the UK, Canada, the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Russia, and China. Fully revised and updated for the 3rd edition, the dictionary includes a wealth of new material in areas such as international relations, political science, political economy, and methodologies, as well as a chronology of key political theorists. It also boasts entry-level web links that don't go out of date. These can be accessed via a regularly checked and updated companion website, ensuring that the links remain relevent, and any dead links are replaced or removed. The dictionary has international coverage and will prove invaluable to students and academics studying politics and related disciplines, as well as politicians, journalists, and the general reader seeking clarification of political terms.


Exam Prep Flash Cards For The Concise Oxford Dictionary Of

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary Of Linguistics

Author by : P. H. Matthews
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : This authoritative dictionary provides coverage across the field of linguistics, both the theoretical and the practical. In over 3,250 entries it clearly defines terms relating to phonetics, grammar, semantics, languages (spoken and written), dialects, and sociolinguistics.


The Concise Oxford Dictionary Of Opera

Author by : John Warrack
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford Paperbacks
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Description : Derived from the full Oxford Dictionary of Opera, this is the most authoritative and up-to-date dictionary of opera available in paperback. Fully revised for this new edition, with over 3,500 entries, it is designed to be accessible to all those who enjoy opera, whether at the opera-house oron record. * Composers and their works * Singers and their notable performances * Plot summaries and separate entries for well-known roles, arias, and choruses * Leading conductors, producers, and designers * Opera companies and festivals


Concise Oxford Dictionary Of Quotations

Author by : Susan Ratcliffe
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press, USA
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Description : Provides coverage of literary and historical quotations. An easy-to-use keyword index traces quotations and their authors, while the appendix material, including Catchphrases, Film Lines, Official Advice, and Political Slogans, offers further topics of interest.


The Oxford Dictionary Of Literary Terms

Author by : Chris Baldick
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press, USA
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Description : Contains a fully updated A-Z guide to over 1,200 definitions of terms from the fields of literary theory and criticism, rhetoric, versification and drama. Recommendations for further reading are included.


The Concise Oxford Dictionary Of Australian History

Author by : Jan Bassett
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press, USA
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Description : Which Australian Prime Minister was born in Chile? Whose reputed final words were "Such is Life?" What do the colors of the Aboriginal flag represent? Which Australian place became known as the "Port of Pearls?" The answers to these and hundreds of other questions can be found in this new, updated, and considerably expanded edition of The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Australian History. Beginning with the Aboriginal flag and ending with Zeehan, the dictionary has entries on significant people, places, institutions, ideas, movements, events, artifacts, and documents, drawn from political, diplomatic, military, social, economic, cultural, and scientific fields. Extensive cross-references guide the reader to related entries. This authoritative and highly readable reference book is indispensable for anyone interested in Australian history.


The Concise Oxford Companion To English Literature

Author by : Dinah Birch
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : "Based on the seventh edition of The Oxford Companion to English Literature (2009)"--Preface.