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Evaluate: New Scientist is a weekly foreign technology journal and site overlaying contemporary advancements in technology and know-how for a basic English-speaking viewers. New Scientist has maintained an internet site seeing that 1996, publishing day-by-day information. in addition to overlaying present occasions and information from the clinical neighborhood, the journal usually beneficial properties speculative articles, starting from the technical to the philosophical.

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Download Advanced Technology in Neurosurgery by L. I. Malis (auth.), Prof. Franco Pluchino M.D., Prof. PDF

By L. I. Malis (auth.), Prof. Franco Pluchino M.D., Prof. Giovanni Broggi M.D. (eds.)

Technological advancements in neurosurgery are disussed. using surgical lasers, ultrasound aspirators, bipolar coagulator and operative microscopes for surgical procedure of deep-seated neoplasms and vascular malformations is mentioned. Intraoperative tracking, chronotherapy, persistent neurostimulation and stereotactic interstitial irradiation are lined and symptoms for interventional neuroradiology are reviewed.

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Download Le Prince de Hombourg by Heinrich von Kleist PDF

By Heinrich von Kleist

Désobéissant aux ordres de l'Electeur, chef de l'armée, le Prince de Hombourg lance intempestivement sa cavalerie et... gagne l. a. bataille. Passant en cour martiale, il est condamné à mort. Sa fiancée intercède pour le sauver auprès de l'Electeur, son oncle qui, ému par ses larmes, position Hombourg devant un dilemme difficile à trancher : s'il juge que sa condamnation est injuste, il sera acquitté... Kleist (1777-1811) a fait de sa pièce à los angeles fois une ouvre d'imagination, un épanchement masqué de ses angoisses personnelles et une évocation historique s'ouvrant sur une leçon politique. Jean Vilar, qui fut le ideal à mettre en scène, en France, cette ouvre mystérieuse, l'a élevée, par los angeles présence éblouissante de Gérard Philipe dans le rôle du Prince, à los angeles hauteur d'un mythe héroïque.

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Download Ghana's Concert Party Theatre by Catherine M. Cole PDF

By Catherine M. Cole

Synopsis
An attractive heritage of Ghana's significantly well known live performance social gathering theatre. ..". succeeds in conveying the interesting and interesting personality of the live performance occasion style, in addition to displaying in actual fact how this fabric can be utilized to reconsider a few modern theoretical issues and issues." --Karin Barber below colonial rule, the 1st live performance occasion practitioners introduced their comedian style exhibits to audiences all through what was once then the British Gold Coast colony. As social and political conditions shifted throughout the colonial interval and early years of Ghanaian independence, live performance occasion actors confirmed a outstanding responsiveness to altering social roles and unstable political occasions as they persisted to level this very popular type of leisure. Drawing on her participation as an actress in live performance social gathering performances, oral histories of performers, and archival study, Catherine M. Cole lines the historical past and improvement of Ghana's live performance social gathering culture. She indicates how live performance events mixed an eclectic array of cultural impacts, adapting characters and songs from American video clips, renowned British ballads, and native story-telling traditions right into a lively combination of comedy and social remark. Actors in blackface, encouraged by way of Al Jolson, and feminine impersonators dramatized the aspirations, stories, and frustrations in their audiences. Cole's large and energetic investigate Ghana's live performance get together offers a distinct viewpoint at the complicated adventure of British colonial domination, the postcolonial quest for nationwide identification, and the dynamic tactics of cultural appropriation and social switch. This e-book could be crucial studying for students and scholars of African functionality, theatre, and pop culture. Catherine M. Cole is Assistant Professor within the division of Dramatic paintings on the collage of California, Santa Barbara. She has released quite a few articles on African theatre and has collaborated with filmmaker Kwame Braun on "passing lady; riverside," a video essay at the moral dilemmas of visible anthropology. June 2001 256 pages, 26 b&w pictures, three maps, 6 1/8 x nine 1/4, notes, bibl., index textile 0-253-33845-X $49.95 L / 38.00 paper 0-253-21436-X $19.95 s / 15.50

Ghana's live performance celebration Theatre Catherine M. Cole an interesting background of Ghana's greatly renowned live performance social gathering theatre. "... succeeds in conveying the intriguing and engaging personality of the live performance social gathering style, in addition to displaying sincerely how this fabric can be utilized to reconsider a few modern theoretical topics and issues." -- Karin Barber lower than colonial rule, the 1st live performance social gathering practitioners introduced their comedian sort indicates to audiences all through what used to be then the British Gold Coast colony. As social and political conditions shifted throughout the colonial interval and early years of Ghanaian independence, live performance get together actors proven a awesome responsiveness to altering social roles and risky political events as they endured to degree this very popular kind of leisure. Drawing on her participation as an actress in live performance social gathering performances, oral histories of performers, and archival learn, Catherine M. Cole lines the heritage and improvement of Ghana's live performance get together culture. She exhibits how live performance events mixed an eclectic array of cultural impacts, adapting characters and songs from American videos, renowned British ballads, and native story-telling traditions right into a lively mix of comedy and social statement. Actors in blackface, encouraged by way of Al Jolson, and feminine impersonators dramatized the aspirations, studies, and frustrations in their audiences. Cole's large and full of life inspect Ghana's live performance get together offers a special standpoint at the advanced event of British colonial domination, the postcolonial quest for nationwide identification, and the dynamic techniques of cultural appropriation and social switch. This booklet should be crucial analyzing for students and scholars of African functionality, theatre, and pop culture. Catherine M. Cole is Assistant Professor within the division of Dramatic paintings on the college of California, Santa Barbara. She has released quite a few articles on African theatre and has collaborated with filmmaker Kwame Braun on "passing woman; riverside," a video essay at the moral dilemmas of visible anthropology. June 2001256 pages, 26 b&w images, three maps, 6 1/8 x nine 1/4, notes, bibl., indexcloth 0-253-33845-X $49.95 L / 38.00paper 0-253-21436-X $19.95 s / 15.50

Product Identifiers
ISBN-10 025333845X
ISBN-13 9780253338457

Key Details
Author Catherine M. Cole, Catherine M. Coles
Number Of Pages 216 pages
Format Hardcover
Publication Date 2001-07-11
Language English
Publisher Indiana collage Press

Additional Details
Copyright Date 2001
Illustrated Yes

Table Of Content
Table Of Content Preliminary desk of Contents:AcknowledgmentsNote on Orthography1. Introduction2. analyzing Blackface in West Africa: Wonders Taken for Signs3. "The Rowdy Lot Created the standard Disturbance": live shows and Emergent Publics, 1895-19274. "Ohia Ma Adwennwen," or "Use Your Gumption!": The Pragmatics of functionality, 1927- 19455. Improvising well known vacationing Theatre: The Poetics of Invention6. "This is absolutely a great Interpretation of recent Civilisation": Staging the Social Imaginary, 1946-1966NotesBibliography

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". . . succeeds in conveying the fascinating and interesting personality of the live performance occasion style, in addition to displaying in actual fact how this fabric can be utilized to reconsider a couple of modern theoretical issues and issues." --Karin Barber

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Download The Oresteian Trilogy: Agamemnon; The Choephori; The by Aeschylus PDF

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Aeschylus (525-c.456 bc) set his nice trilogy within the speedy aftermath of the autumn of Troy, whilst King Agamemnon returns to Argos, a victor in battle. Agamemnon depicts the hero's discovery that his kin has been destroyed through his wife's infidelity and ends along with his demise at her callous hand. Clytemnestra's crime is repaid within the Choephori whilst her outraged son Orestes kills either her and her lover. The Eumenides then follows Orestes as he's hounded to Athens by way of the Furies' legislation of vengeance and depicts Athene changing the bloody cycle of revenge with a procedure of civil justice. Written within the years after the conflict of Marathon, "The Oresteian Trilogy" affirmed the deliverance of democratic Athens not just from Persian conquest, but additionally from its personal barbaric prior.

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Download Stella Adler on Ibsen, Strindberg, and Chekhov by Stella Adler PDF

By Stella Adler

In her long-awaited booklet, the mythical performing instructor Stella Adler supplies us her notable insights into the paintings of Henrik Ibsen ("The production of the fashionable theater took a genius like Ibsen. . .Miller and Odets, Inge and O'Neill, Williams and Shaw, swallowed the entire of him"), August Strindberg ("He understood and envisioned the forces that might holiday in our lives"), and Anton Chekhov ("Chekhov doesn't desire a play, he wishes what occurs in lifestyles. In existence, humans don't frequently kill one another. They talk").

Through the performs of those masters, Adler discusses the humanities of playwriting and script interpretation ("There are elements of the theater. One belongs to the writer and the opposite to the actor. The actor thinks all of it belongs to the writer. . .The curtain is going up and all he understands are the strains. . .It isn't sufficient. . .Script interpretation is your profession").

She appears to be like into features of society and sophistication, and into our cultural prior, in addition to the evolution of the
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Adler's booklet, brilliantly edited by way of Barry Paris, places her recognized lectures into print for the 1st time.

From the Hardcover edition.

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By William Shakespeare

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By Shubhangi Harsha, Sumit Kataria

Shubhangi Harsha and Sumit Kataria, "Teaching with iPad How-to"
English | ISBN: 1849694427 | 2012 | eighty four pages | PDF | five + nine MB

Use your iPad creatively for daily educating projects in faculties and universities

Overview
Plan your classes on iPad and percentage notes quickly
Use specific iPad 3D assets for extra enticing learning.
Use your iPad for growing and giving presentations.

In Detail

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Creating and handling your timetable at the iPad
Projecting the content material of your iPad on a wide display and interacting together with your classification alongside
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Approach

Teaching with iPad How-To is a crisp and systematic advisor geared up into a number of step by step recipes that would allow you to make the most of the facility of your iPad to make your day-by-day instructing initiatives effortless and interesting.

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By Oscar Wilde

3 vintage performs, together with Wilde's most famed play which assaults Victorian manners and morals.

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Born in eire, Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (1854-1900) used to be informed in Dublin & Oxford and went directly to develop into the major and such a lot well-known exponent of flamboyant aestheticism. in addition to his many performs, he wrote one novel, the image of Dorian grey (1890), and released numerous volumes of poetry and feedback. He used to be imprisoned in 1895 for gay offences and after his unencumber he died in exile in Paris

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By Joshua Lawrence Kinser

Long-time Florida resident Joshua Lawrence Kinser covers the simplest of the Gulf Coast, from the mangroves of Everglades nationwide Park to the glass skyscrapers and lazy canals of Tampa. Kinser has lots of enjoyable, attention-grabbing journey suggestions to supply, together with most sensible seashores, camping out at the Coast, and RV the GC. entire with info on snorkeling and diving the character Coast's Caverns, wandering throughout the ancient websites of Apalachicola and Tallahassee, and fishing alongside miles of coast and parkland, Moon Florida Gulf Coast supplies tourists the instruments they should create a extra own and noteworthy event.

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