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March
The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child - Donalyn MillerKnown for her popular blog, "The Book Whisperer," Donalyn Miller is a dedicated teacher who says she has yet to meet a child she couldn't turn into a reader. Her approach, however, is not conventional. Miller dispenses with the more traditional reading instruction of book reports and comprehension worksheetsin favor of embracingstudents' choices in books and independent re
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March
Business, Government and Society: A Managerial Perspective - George A. SteinerChapter 1: The Study of Business, Government, and Society Chapter 2: The Dynamic Environment Chapter 3: Business Power Chapter 4: Critics of Business Chapter 5: Corporate Social Responsibility Chapter 6: Implementing Social Responsibility Chapter 7: Business Ethics Chapter 8: Making.
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March
The Anchor Book of Modern Arabic Fiction - Denys Johnson-DaviesThis dazzling anthology features the work of seventy-nine outstanding writers from all over the Arab-speaking world, from Morocco in the west to Iraq in the east, Syria in the north to Sudan in the south. Edited by Denys Johnson-Davies, called by Edward Said "the leading Arabic-to-English translator of our time," this treasury of Arab voices is diverse in styles and concerns, but united by a common language. It spans the full history of modern Arabic literature, from its roots in western cultural influence at the end of the nineteenth century to the present-day flowering of Naguib Mahfouz's
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March
The Sociology of News - Michael Schudson, Jeffrey C. AlexanderMichael Schudson treats soberly and skeptically a great deal of what passes for wisdom about the press in popular opinion, academic research, and journalists own self-understanding. The book s ultimate objective is not to settle controversies involving the press, but to define them and to characterize the role that news institutions play in the formation of modern public consciousness. The Sociology of News is part of the Contemporary Societies series"
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March
A Handbook of Critical Approaches to Literature - Wilfred L. Guerin, Earle G. Labor, Lee MorganGreatly enlarged and updated, the third edition of this highly successful survey of literary theory and applied criticism offers substantical new chapters on feminist approaches and on structuralism, post-structuralism and deconstruction, and new sections on hermeneutics, dialogics, Marxist criticism, the new historicism, and reader response. The editors have also substantially revised and expanded all bibliographical references, both within individual chapters and in the list of supplementary readings.