Download PDF by Sibylle Alsayad,Adelheid Seyler: Ethnologen-Lexikon: Biographien - Werke - Theorien (German

By Sibylle Alsayad,Adelheid Seyler

Das Ethnologen-Lexikon beinhaltet mehr als 2 hundred Beiträge über Ethnologen und Ethnologinnen, die internationale Bedeutung haben und wesentlichen Einfluss auf die Entwicklung der Ethnologie und auch darüber hinaus nehmen. Die einzelnen Kurzbiographien, die von den Sibylle Alsayad und Adelheid Seyler zusammengestellt wurden, enthalten: biographische und wissenschaftliche Daten zur individual, Angaben über die wichtigsten Veröffentlichungen sowie eine exemplarische Darstellung ihres theoretischen und methodischen Ansatzes und des historischen und wissenschaftlichen Kontextes (Lehrer, Kollegen, wissenschaftliche Kontroversen etc.). Dabei wurde bei allem Bemühen um Aktualität auch verstärkt auf die Klassiker der Wissenschaft eingegangen, die bis heute inspirierend wirken. Die Beiträge stützen sich neben den Werken der Ethnologen selbst sowohl auf andere Lexika, Nachrufe, Lehrbücher, Sammelbände als auch auf Informationen aus dem net. Das Ethnologen-Lexikon ist in erster Linie für Studierende und in der Wissenschaft Tätige geeignet, die sich im ethnologischen Bereich schnell und komprimiert über Biographien, Theorien und Hauptwerke bestimmter Forscher und Forscherinnen informieren möchten.

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Hans Hoffmeister. Harmonie ist mir suspekt: Ein Gespräch by Paul-Josef Raue PDF

By Paul-Josef Raue

Hans Hoffmeister, der Chefredakteur der Thüringischen Landeszeitung (TLZ), hat quick ein Vierteljahrhundert so polarisiert, dass es oft genug im Gebälk krachte. Die Zahl seiner Freunde in der Politik und im Journalismus ist überschaubar, die Zahl der zufriedenen Leser geht in die Zigtausende. Die TLZ ist eine Zeitung, die kaum Abonnenten verliert, die untreue Leser nicht kennt und eine Leser-Blatt-Bindung aufweist, von der die meisten Chefredakteure nur träumen.
Hans Hoffmeister ist der Journalist der Wende in Thüringen, der mit Selbstbewusstsein in diesem Buch sagt: "Wir haben nicht über die Wende berichtet. Wir haben sie gemacht." So ist dieses Interview auch ein Buch über die friedliche Revolution und das Vierteljahrhundert danach. was once ist das Geheimnis des Erfolgs? In diesem Interview-Buch kommen wir dem Phänomen Hoffmeister auf die Spur.

Die Reihe "Bibliothek des Journalismus" versammelt Lehr- und Lernbücher zu Handwerk und Ethik; Bücher zur Zukunft der Medien wie auch zu ihrer Geschichte; Studien zur Kommunikation sowie Reflexionen über die Wirkung von Medien.

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On Ordinary Heroes and American Democracy (On Politics) - download pdf or read online

By Gerald M. Pomper

real American heroes don't need to have superhuman skills nor do they should act on my own. Heroism in a democracy isn't like the heroism of myths and legends, writes Gerald Pomper during this unique contribution to the literature of U.S. politics. during the extraordinary tales of 8 varied americans who acted as heroes through "just doing their jobs" in the course of nationwide crises, he bargains a provocative definition of heroism and clean purposes to admire U.S. associations and the folks who paintings inside them. This new paperback version contains pictures, an introductory bankruptcy on American heroism after Sept. 11, a survey of the meanings of heroism in U.S. pop culture, and an unique concluding concept of "ordinary" heroism.

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Ed Gorman's Death of a Translator PDF

By Ed Gorman

'I have by no means learn whatever that so absolutely and completely captured the private event and the non-public aftermath of war.' - PJ O'Rourke

After that summer time in Kabul province, the younger freelancer grew to become a employees reporter for the days of London, overlaying conflicts in Northern eire, the Gulf, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and the Balkans yet Afghanistan by no means allow him move.

A younger, devil-may-care Englishman, decided to record at the Soviet conflict and make a reputation for himself, makes a fateful dedication to a swashbuckling Afghan guerrilla commander. not just will he pass contained in the capital secretly and stay within the community of secure homes run via the resistance, he'll commute round the urban in a Soviet military jeep, dressed as a Russian officer.

Waiting within the mountain camp, from the place Niazuldin s band of combatants lived and deliberate their hit-and-run assaults on Soviet troops, Ed Gorman discovers what it ability to event wrestle with males whose merely curiosity is to be killed or martyred.
Death of a Translator is a searingly sincere description of a brain haunted and finally paralysed via the phobia of put up annoying rigidity Disorder.

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New PDF release: Oriana Fallaci intervista sé stessa. L'apocalisse (Italian

By Oriana Fallaci

“Scrivere according to libertà e disobbedienza”: è il monito che ha sempre guidato Oriana Fallaci e che ha ispirato anche questo libro, terzo e ultimo quantity della Trilogia iniziata con los angeles Rabbia e l’Orgoglio (2001) e proseguita con l. a. Forza della Ragione (2004). Completando le sue riflessioni sul declino morale e intellettuale della nostra civiltà, los angeles grande scrittrice costruisce una lunga intervista a sé stessa e los angeles arricchisce con uno straordinario Post-Scriptum che si rifà all’Apocalisse dell’evangelista Giovanni.
Con l. a. sua scrittura magistrale, potente, provocatoria, l. a. Fallaci ci offre un’accorata testimonianza della sua vita e del suo pensiero: scrive con los angeles consueta schiettezza di terrorismo islamico e della crisi europea, racconta l. a. sua lotta contro il cancro, rimarca principi etici da difendere senza compromessi, colpisce con durissimi fendenti l. a. pavidità della politica e traccia il ritratto senza sconti di un Occidente rassegnato e indifeso, sempre più prossimo al rischio di andare in frantumi.

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Download e-book for kindle: For Love of the Dollar: A Memoir by J.M. Servin,Lida David,Seidman Anthony

By J.M. Servin,Lida David,Seidman Anthony

For Love of the Dollar is a tender writer’s story of objectives undermined via monetary forces, racial divides and inventive hubris. Hilarious, irreverent, even cynical, Servín labored in kitchens, gasoline stations, golfing classes, and at last, as a “manny" for a dysfunctional Connecticut kinfolk. His view of the plight of the undocumented employee confronts as a lot what it potential to be Mexican, because it does American, laying naked a model of the yankee dream few have had the braveness to articulate.

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New PDF release: Stop Press: the last days of newspapers (Media Chronicles)

By Rachel Buchanan

There is a narrative that nobody within the media turns out keen to inform, one within which newshounds have a vested curiosity: the demise of newspapers. generally identified to damage the most important headlines, to chase the rumours to their resource, and to adopt the main in-depth reporting, newspapers at the moment are grappling with the main bold demanding situations because the creation of print.

Reporter Rachel Buchanan all started paintings at The Age in 1993, as a subeditor. In 2012, after a decade out of the newsroom, she lower back to subediting, yet in a markedly varied surroundings: besides a bunch of alternative jobs in newspaper creation, the function were outsourced. The name of subeditor not exists on the paper.

In this insightful, passionate e-book, Buchanan chronicles her reviews, delivering a different insider’s standpoint at the upward push and sluggish decline of the published newspaper. She exposes the brutal cost-cutting measures of businesses purpose on squeezing each drop of benefit from print earlier than they flip to electronic, and examines the implications for these affected — for it's not merely the newshounds and editors who're wasting their jobs, but in addition printers, paper-makers, and vendors whose livelihood is disappearing.

Investigating probably the most primary transitions within the Australian media this present day, Stop Press is a superb account from a journalist on the entrance traces of history.

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El hombre que estaba allí (A contraluz) (Spanish Edition) by Daniel Suberviola,Luis Felipe Torrente PDF

By Daniel Suberviola,Luis Felipe Torrente

Manuel Chaves Nogales (Sevilla, 1897 - Londres, 1944) es uno de los periodistas más importantes del siglo xx. Autor de reportajes de una lucidez excepcional, escribió piezas imprescindibles en los anales de l. a. literatura y del periodismo, como A sangre y fuego, Juan Belmonte, matador de toros o El maestro Juan Martínez, que estaba allí. El presente libro-documental recorre a través del testimonio de destacados chavesnogalistas cómo fue l. a. vida de este hombre que aspiraba a «andar y contar», e incluye sus últimas imágenes en movimiento.

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New PDF release: The Story of THE RAG! St. Mary's Today Newspaper: The Night

By Ken Rossignol,Elizabeth MacKey,Billy Woodward Jr.,James Greene,Dustin Sullivan,Don Rourke,John C. Wright,Robert W. Walker,Stan Jenson

within the brief process lower than three hundred and sixty five days, a small-town newspaper which was once run on a shoe-string was once featured at the entrance web page of 2 significant newspapers and on community information, all as a result of masking the inside track with loud flashy headlines that ‘shouted’ the inside track instead of uninteresting its readers to tears. briefly, the inside track made information.
That was once just the start, ahead of lengthy the newspaper often is the goal of an equipped attempt by way of a county sheriff and his deputies and a candidate for states lawyer to scrub the paper off newsstands the evening earlier than an election and bring about a landmark First modification case that's now the legislations of the land.

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