Contending with Globalization in World Englishes
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Dr. Mukul Saxena, Dr. Tope Omoniyi
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-28 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

This book engages with English in globalization, re-examining and re-interpreting the contemporary contexts of its acquisition and use. The chapters contained in this book weave together four inter-related themes that define the role of English in the global context: the ‘centrality of structure’, ‘relationships of interdependence’, ‘social constructions of difference’
Language: en
Pages: 1111
Authors: Roland Bielmeier, Katrin Häsler, Chungda Haller, Felix Haller, Veronika Hein, Brigitte Huber, Marianne Volkart, Thomas Preiswerk, Ngawang Tsering, Manuel Widmer, Marius Zemp
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-22 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This landmark dictionary serves as a basis for historical-comparative research on Tibetan. Conceptualized empirically and etymologically, it builds on extensive data from the Tibetan dialects and establishes the relationship to Written Tibetan. It reflects historical sound change and semantic change in all of linguistic Tibet. Based on historical sound change
Landscape as Territory
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Clara Olóriz
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-28 - Publisher: Actar D, Inc.

Landscape as Territory is a cartographic book project that critically addresses the agency of architects in the so-called ‘Urban Age,’ understanding the notion of ‘territory’ as a field of design praxis through which Interconnected landscapes are produced. Territory, understood as a ‘political technology,’ has the capacity to involve architects and
A Guide to Global Private International Law
Language: en
Pages: 664
Authors: Paul Beaumont, Jayne Holliday
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-05 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This book provides a substantial overview of the discipline of private international law viewed from a global perspective. The guide is divided into 4 key sections. Theory Institutional and Conceptual Framework Issues Civil and Commercial Law (apart from Family Law) Family Law Each chapter is written by a leading expert(s).
Commission Hearings
Language: en
Pages: 856
Authors: United States. National Commission for the Review of Federal and State Laws Relating to Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance
Categories: Eavesdropping
Type: BOOK - Published: 1976 - Publisher:

Books about Commission Hearings