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  • Hammer's German Grammar and Usage

    6th Edition

    By Martin Durrell

    Long trusted as the most comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly grammar available, Hammer’s German Grammar provides you with a complete guide to German as it is written and spoken today. In a new layout to enable better referencing, this new edition includes: concise descriptions of the main…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12 
    Routledge Reference Grammars

  • German Grammar Made Easy

    2nd Edition

    By Lisa Kahlen

    German Grammar Made Easy is the ideal introduction to the basics of German grammar for anyone new to the language or looking to refresh their knowledge. The Grammar features: • concise and jargon-free explanations supported by examples • exercises throughout to reinforce learning • a "fast-track…

    Paperback – 2016-12-06 
    Grammar Made Easy

  • Perspectives on German Popular Music

    Edited by Michael Ahlers, Christoph Jacke

    In this book, native popular musicologists from Germany, Austria and Switzerland focus on their own popular music in the widest sense, for the first time: from subcultural to mainstream phenomena; from the 1950s to contemporary acts. Starting with an introduction and two chapters on the histories…

    Hardback – 2016-12-05 
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Musical Listening in the German Enlightenment

    Attention, Wonder and Astonishment

    By Matthew Riley

    The silent attentiveness expected of concert audiences is one of the most distinctive characteristics of modern Western musical culture. This is the first book to examine the concept of attention in the history of musical thought and its foundations in the writings of German musical commentators of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Music after Hitler, 1945–1955

    By Toby Thacker

    The political control of music in the Third Reich has been analysed from several perspectives, and with ever increasing sophistication. However, music in Germany after 1945 has not received anything like the same treatment. Rather, there is an assumption that two separate musical cultures emerged…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Social Relations in the Estate Villages of Mecklenburg c.1880–1924

    By Simon Constantine

    Research on late nineteenth and early twentieth century German society has concentrated overwhelmingly on life in the cities. By contrast, and despite the fact that almost one third of Germans were still working in agriculture as late as 1914, Germany's rural society remains relatively unexplored.…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Studies in Labour History

  • Autobiography and Natural Science in the Age of Romanticism

    Rousseau, Goethe, Thoreau

    By Bernhard Kuhn

    Set against the backdrop of a rapidly fissuring disciplinary landscape where poetry and science are increasingly viewed as irreconcilable and unrelated, Bernhard Kuhn's study uncovers a previously ignored, fundamental connection between autobiography and the natural sciences. Examining the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Peace and Reconciliation

    In Search of Shared Identity

    By Pauline Kollontai

    Edited by Sebastian C. H. Kim

    Establishing a shared identity is an important part of any process of peace and reconciliation. This book discusses issues and theories of identity formation that can be implemented for peace and reconciliation from the perspectives of theology and religious studies, whilst interacting with…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • The Globalization of Corporate Governance

    By Alan Dignam, Michael Galanis

    The process of economic globalization, as product and capital markets have become increasingly integrated since WWII, has placed huge, and it is argued by some, irresistible pressures on the world's 'insider' stakeholder oriented corporate governance systems. Insider corporate governance systems in…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Volume 6, Tome III: Kierkegaard and His German Contemporaries - Literature and Aesthetics

    Edited by Jon Stewart

    This volume explores in detail Kierkegaard's various relations to his German contemporaries. Kierkegaard read German fluently and made extensive use of the writings of German-speaking authors. It can certainly be argued that, apart from his contemporary Danish sources, the German sources were…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Kierkegaard Research: Sources, Reception and Resources

  • Gender and Rural Modernity

    Farm Women and the Politics of Labor in Germany, 1871–1933

    By Elizabeth B. Jones

    By the end of the First World War, women's labor was viewed by contemporary observers as fundamental to the survival of family farms in Germany and consequently to the nation's economic and social stability. At the same time, however, the overburdening of farm women sparked increasingly…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Studies in Labour History

  • Johannes Brahms and Klaus Groth

    The Biography of a Friendship

    By Peter Russell

    Over the past twenty years musicologists and theorists have been intensely preoccupied with Brahms's compositions. The same, however, could not be said for biographical issues. The relationship between the composer Johannes Brahms and the poet Klaus Groth, both important creative forces with strong…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

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