Historical Dictionary of Gothic Literature
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Historical Dictionary of Gothic Literature

As noted in the introduction, the term gothic is culturally complex, and its meanings have varied greatly across the 400 years of its persistence in the English language. This compact volume spans the history of gothic literature from its appropriation in the mid-eighteenth century to the recent publication of the Twilight series. Hughes, professor of gothic studies at Bath Spa University, interprets the term literature liberally; am...

Encyclopedia of Neuroscience Research
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Encyclopedia of Neuroscience Research

Presents research in the field of neuroscience. This book discusses such topics as: noradrenergic actions in prefrontal cortex; prefrontal morphology, neurobiology and clinical manifestations of schizophrenia; prefrontal cholinergic receptors; deep brain stimulation and cortical stimulation methods; and, cognitive aspects in idiopathic epilepsy.

Agreement, Pronominal Clitics and Negation in Tamazight Berber: A Unified Analysis
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Agreement, Pronominal Clitics and Negation in Tamazight Berber: A Unified Analysis

"This book is an important 'must read' contribution both to contemporary syntactic theory and to the description and analysis of understudied Berber dialects. It illuminates fundamental aspects of syntactic theory and Minimalist method analyzing phenomena of enduring interest, including (Anti-) Agreement, Cliticization and Negative Concord while insightfully revealing their possible unification and deduction as facilitated by adoptin...

A Return to the Common Reader: Print Culture and the Novel, 1850–1900
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A Return to the Common Reader

'The essays in this volume powerfully document the significance of books and print across time, space and genre in the Victorian era, opening doors on readers and reading in private and public places, from miners and middle-class readers to prisons, barracks, overseas clubs and libraries. A pleasure to read, informative and enlightening, it will prove indispensable in shaping future directions in reading history studies.' David Finke...

The Visual Neurosciences, 2 Volume Set, (Bradford Books)
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The Visual Neurosciences, 2 Volume Set, (Bradford Books)

" "The Visual Neurosciences" is a veritable who's who of contemporary visual neuroscience. The contributions of over 100 leading researchers cover the field from retina to cortex and beyond, and provide an authoritative and comprehensive coverage of the field." --Dennis Levi, Dean, School of Optometry and Professor of Optometry and Neuroscience, University of California, Berkeley

The Ultimate Spanish 101: Complete First-Year Course
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The Ultimate Spanish 101: Complete First-Year Course

I am really happy with the layout of this book and the building that it does to help you understand the fundamentals of Spanish. The app that goes along will let you hear the words in the analysis and dialog sections to help you annunciate properly. Everything you need is In the book and the app to help you learn Spanish.

The Penguin Dictionary of Sociology, 5th edition
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The Penguin Dictionary of Sociology, 5th edition

Written by three eminent professors, it has been updated to reflect the shifts of sociological thought in the last five years, making it the most comprehensive, authoritative and up-to-date dictionary available. It is essential reading for all students and teachers of sociology and other related courses - and also the general reader.

Freudian Dictionary
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Freudian Dictionary: A Comprehensive Guide to Freudian Concepts

The Freudian Dictionary provides a comprehensive and accessible guide to essential Freudian terms and concepts. Organized conceptually, the book is grounded in detailed and meticulous readings, and covers the full range of Freud’s writings and subjects. It also provides an overview of the development, vicissitudes, and syntheses of Freud’s unique lines of thought. Contemporary developments in psychoanalytic thought have aspired to su...

Dictionnaire des Synonymes et Nuances
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Dictionnaire des Synonymes et Nuances

Presentation de l'editeur Le francais tout en nuancesLes synonymes classes par sens Parce qu'une personne discrete est reservee, pudique, silencieuse, mais qu'un lieu discret est retire, isole, a l'abri des regards… Les nuances entre les mots de sens proches expliquees Parce qu'on enseigne l'anglais mais qu'on inculque des valeurs, qu'une chose urgente n'est pas toujours pressante… Des milliers d'expressions pour un langage plus imag...

Wikipedia: The Missing Manual
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Wikipedia: The Missing Manual

Want to be part of the largest group-writing project in human history? Learn how to contribute to Wikipedia, the user-generated online reference for the 21st century. Considered more popular than eBay, Microsoft.com, and Amazon.com, Wikipedia generates approximately 30,000 requests per second, or about 2.5 billion per day. It's become the first point of reference for people the world over who need a fact fast. If you want to jump on ...