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Download HIV AIDS in Young Adult Novels: An Annotated Bibliography by Melissa Gross PDF

By Melissa Gross

Now not lengthy after turning into public future health matters within the Eighties, HIV and AIDS have been featured in a few works of fiction, notwithstanding such titles have been written basically for grownup readers. Mirroring the disease's indiscriminate nature, although, the topic could quickly be integrated into novels geared toward teenagers. regardless of a necessity for available details at the topic, it truly is tricky to spot fiction that comprises fabric approximately HIV/AIDS, as those books are seldom catalogued for this content material, neither is this content material continually said in released reviews.

In HIV/AIDS in younger grownup Novels: An Annotated Bibliography, the authors handle this hole by way of determining and assessing the entire diversity of younger grownup novels that come with HIV/AIDS content material. This source is created from significant components. the 1st half summarizes findings from a content material research played on novels written for readers elderly 11-19, released considering that 1981, and that includes at the very least one personality with HIV/AIDS. the second one half is an annotated bibliography of the greater than ninety novels pointed out to be used within the research. every one access within the bibliography includes an annotation that summarizes the plot and the way HIV/AIDS is depicted within the tale, a sign of the accuracy of the HIV/AIDS content material, a word on how principal HIV/AIDS is to the tale, and an overview of the literary caliber of the publication. This paintings will help readers in accumulating, settling on, comparing, and utilizing those works to teach readers approximately HIV/AIDS.

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Download Dancing at the Louvre: Faith Ringgold's French Collection by Dan Cameron, Richard J. Powell, Ann Gibson, Thalia PDF

By Dan Cameron, Richard J. Powell, Ann Gibson, Thalia Gouma-Peterson, Patrick Hill, Morra Roth, Michele Wallace

"My method is designed to provide us 'colored people' and girls a style of the yank dream instantly up. because the evidence do not do this too frequently, i made a decision to make it up. . . . that's the genuine strength and pleasure of being an artist. we will be able to make it come real. Or glance true."—Faith Ringgold, in a 1992 interview

This catalog is the 1st book-length e-book dedicated to the beautiful tale quilts of up to date artist religion Ringgold. Combining painted photos, handwritten texts, and quilting concepts, Ringgold weaves jointly modernist portray; feminist critique; postmodernist innovations of appropriation, parody, and montage; and private memoir in a amazing synthesis that takes on ecu modernism, African American people artwork, and the "black aesthetic" of the Nineteen Sixties and Seventies. The catalog accompanies an exhibition of The French Collection and The American Collection, a sequence of tale quilts Ringgold has produced on account that 1990. Catalog essays contain an exam of Ringgold's stylistic improvement in the course of the Sixties and Seventies, an exploration of the social and political facets of the tale quilts, and a recollection by way of the artist's daughter, author Michele Wallace.

Ringgold has tailored the culture of the yankee slave cover to create an international during which African americans and girls dominate, the place background is not just wondered but additionally reinvented. The titles of the quilts in Ringgold's French Collection and American Collection recommend her topic diversity and bold: Jo Baker's Birthday Party; Dinner at Gertrude Stein's; A Portrait of Aunt Jemima; Tubman, Douglass, and fact: sought after lifeless or Alive are examples. religion Ringgold's wide viewers of admirers (her books for kids have received Caldecott and New York Times publication representation honors) will welcome Dancing on the Louvre. eventually there's a publication that screens her creative achievements and offers an entire dialogue of her value inside of modern art.

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Download Dissociative Identity Disorder - A Medical Dictionary, by Icon Health Publications PDF

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference publication. It supplies a whole scientific dictionary protecting enormous quantities of phrases and expressions in relation to dissociative id illness. It additionally provides vast lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it presents info to clients on how you can replace their wisdom utilizing quite a few net assets. The ebook is designed for physicians, scientific scholars getting ready for Board examinations, clinical researchers, and sufferers who are looking to get to grips with study devoted to dissociative identification disease. in the event that your time is efficacious, this e-book is for you. First, you won't waste time looking the web whereas lacking loads of appropriate details. moment, the publication additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste money and time printing hundreds of thousands of websites.

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Download Ellingtonia by W.E. Timner PDF

By W.E. Timner

Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington, one of many nice composers and orchestra leaders of the 20 th century, remained musically energetic via his whole lifestyles, making it tough to catalog his musical output thoroughly. This thoroughly revised and up-to-date fourth version of Ellingtonia indexes the recorded tune of Ellington and his sidemen and contains studio recordings, soundtracks, concert events, radio proclaims, and personal recordings, in addition to recordings made by way of his sidemen with different bands and less than their very own names. This revised paintings additionally lists an enormous quantity of latest fabric together with the so-called "stockpile recordings" published because the prior variation. Ellingtonia comprises a simple to take advantage of consultant for readers; a listing of orchestras; keys for group of workers, labels and abbreviations, indexes, and an attendance chart. crucial for jazz researchers, students, and creditors.

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Download The Well-Read Witch: Essential Books for Your Magickal by Carl McColman PDF

By Carl McColman

Here is aid for a person with a honest curiosity in Wiccan methods locate the easiest books to learn. With stories of over 400 books, this can be an important guide for someone drawn to analyzing concerning the magical international of Witchcraft-as good as comparable themes of curiosity to any Wiccan practitioner. Informative introductory chapters offer a uncomplicated assessment of Wiccan spirituality, in addition to a considerate examine the position of the written notice during this initially oral culture. starting, intermediate, and complicated Wiccan books are incorporated, as are common books on paganism, magic, and Celtic spirituality. the writer experiences books concerning issues corresponding to herbalism, mythology, environmentalism, psychic improvement, non secular therapeutic, and elevating a relatives within the Wiccan culture. All in all, the books highlighted make up a lifetime's worthy of interpreting, for either starting and pro Witches, in addition to somebody else with an curiosity in nature spirituality.

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Download Read On...Audiobooks: Reading Lists for Every Taste (Read On by Joyce G. Saricks PDF

By Joyce G. Saricks

The call for for audiobooks is booming, but fabrics that support listeners make offerings of what to hear were in brief provide. learn On…Audiobooks: examining Lists for each style fills that hole, assisting fit reader pursuits and temper to titles that will please them. Written by means of Joyce G. Saricks, a well known author and speaker on readers' advisory, the publication deals unique annotations for greater than three hundred audiobook titles, grouped in response to a few 60 issues, fiction and nonfiction. Lists are geared up via personality, tale, environment, language, and mood/tone. every one access presents a plot description and discusses the attraction of the narrator. as well as aiding buyers, the booklet will help librarians with assortment improvement and listener's advisory, developing screens that come with audiobooks, selling the gathering, and particularly, with figuring out the exact dynamic that exists between listeners, narrators, and audiobooks.

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Download The Visigoths in Gaul and Iberia: A Supplemental by Alberto Ferreiro PDF

By Alberto Ferreiro

The bibliography contains fabric released from 1984 to 2003. The ancient chronology has been improved to incorporate the fourth century. This comprises not like the 1st one Iberian Fathers similar to Gregory of Elvira, Potamius of Lisboa, Prudentius, and Pacian of Barcelona. As with the 1st bibliography (Brill, 1988) one of the themes represented are: Archaeology, Liturgy, Monasticism, Iberian-Gallic Patristics, Paleography, Linguistics, Germanic and Muslim Invasions, and extra. additionally, peoples akin to the Vandals, Sueves, Basques, Alans and Byzantines are integrated. The booklet comprises writer and topic indexes and is greatly cross-indexed for simple session. A periodicals index of hundreds of thousands of journals accompanies the amount. This selection of approximately 8,000 entries is an try and convey up to date the scholarship on Iberia and Gaul in past due Antiquity.

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