Download Language Variation - European Perspectives V: Selected by Eivind Torgersen, Stian Hårstad, Brit Mæhlum, Unn Røyneland PDF

By Eivind Torgersen, Stian Hårstad, Brit Mæhlum, Unn Røyneland

Language edition – ecu views V is predicated on papers offered on the 7th foreign convention on Language version in Europe (ICLaVE 7), which used to be held in Trondheim, Norway from 26 to twenty-eight June 2013. The 17 papers integrated within the publication discover phonetic and phonological version (Bitenc and Kenda-Jež; Hildenbrandt and Moosmüller; Jansen; Schaufuß; Schleef, Flynn and Ramsammy; Stuart-Smith, Rathcke, Sonderegger and Macdonald), morphology (Padilla-Moyano), syntax (Christensen and Juel Jensen; Jónsson, Brynjólfsdóttir and Sverrisdóttir), morphosyntax (Auger and Wycoff; Cerruti and Regis), language ideology, linguistic practices and language attitudes (Strand; Hall-Lew, festivals and Lew; Dunmore and Smith-Christmas), code-switching (Amadou; Bucher) and language documentation (Kühl). The e-book is vital analyzing for students engaged on edition and alter in ecu languages. The articles within the current quantity examine Romani, Turkish, Greek, Slovene, Picard, Swiss-German, Basque, Danish, Italian, English, Gaelic, Icelandic signal Language, Faroe Danish and Norwegian.

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Download European Yearbook of International Economic Law 2010 by Christoph Ohler (auth.), Professor Dr. Christoph Herrmann PDF

By Christoph Ohler (auth.), Professor Dr. Christoph Herrmann LL.M, Dr. Jörg Philipp Terhechte (eds.)

The first quantity of the recent Yearbook attempts to trap the broadness of latest foreign monetary legislations. partially I, it brings jointly articles on quite a few matters, attaining from trade price manipulation and fiscal industry supervision over foreign funding legislations together with the starting to be funding protectionism to contemporary advancements of the exterior monetary structure of the eu Union and the connection among weather switch and foreign monetary legislation. half II covers the foremost local fiscal integration advancements around the world, analysed in numerous articles overlaying different areas. half III informs approximately contemporary actions in the various significant international monetary institutions.

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Download Angiography / Scintigraphy: Symposium of the European by R. Hunig, J. Wellauer (auth.), Prof. Dr. L. Diethelm (eds.) PDF

By R. Hunig, J. Wellauer (auth.), Prof. Dr. L. Diethelm (eds.)

The symposium on Angiography/Scintigraphy delivered to Mainz within the fall of 1970 not just many ecu colleagues with an curiosity in those concepts, but additionally a few viewers from out of the country. those busy, work-filled days are commencing to fade within the reminiscence of these who have been there. however, the medical effects said on that get together nonetheless offer the ideas for what's presently being performed in radiology and nuclear medication. someone who has saved abreast of the literature over the last few years can have famous with a few shock how comparisons of the consequences got with those vital diagnostic aids proceed to impress controversy. something is sure: the logo selected for the Mainz symposium may possibly infrequently were extra applicable. Like cogwheels meshing in a few advanced piece of equipment, those radiological techniques call for the top point of ability and precision earlier than they'll functionality adequately on attractive which will produce optimum effects. Their findings supplement one another in virtually perfect style. although improvement in those diagnostic disciplines has no longer precisely stood nonetheless due to the fact that 1970, the papers given at this symposium confirmed the basics from that have stemmed many an clever variation of a style, many a crafty amendment of an device and, no longer least, many a brand new study lead. it is because we applaud the initiative of Professor Diethelm of Mainz, whose brainchild this symposium used to be, in making the court cases on hand to a much wider audience.

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Download Dangerous Language — Esperanto under Hitler and Stalin by Ulrich Lins (auth.) PDF

By Ulrich Lins (auth.)

This e-book examines the increase of the foreign language Esperanto, introduced in 1887 as a proposed method to nationwide conflicts and a route to a extra tolerant global. The chapters during this quantity chart the emergence of Esperanto as a solution to a common democratic hope for direct person-to-person foreign verbal exchange despite political obstacles. Its early luck was once restricted, typically as a result of Czarist regime's suspicion of direct verbal exchange with foreigners, and, later, comparable suspicion through dictatorial regimes in most cases. As audio system of a "dangerous language," its adepts have been careworn and persecuted, specifically in Germany and the Soviet Union. This booklet argues that the destiny of Esperanto over the one hundred thirty years of its lifestyles serves as a barometer to degree the measure to which regimes tolerate spontaneous own touch with different nations and make allowance the pursuit of self-education open air prescribed nationwide or ideological constraints. This booklet will entice a large readership, together with linguists, historians, political scientists and others attracted to the historical past of the 20th century from the bizarre viewpoint of language. This quantity is complemented through the sister quantity harmful Language - Esperanto and the Decline of Stalinism which deals a focus at the chilly conflict heritage of Esperanto in japanese Europe.

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Download The Longman Companion to European Nationalism, 1789-1920 by Raymond Pearson PDF

By Raymond Pearson

This reference/companion experiences all elements of eu nationalism from the French Revolution via to the aftermath of worldwide warfare I whilst the nationalist matters and difficulties which are coming to dominate the political background of our personal time have been already totally proven. It presents the reader with the required proof and figures in a sequence of "chronologies", before everything Europe-wide yet then charting the fortunes of every separate country and ethnic workforce; "statistical tables"; nationalist "biographies"; a longer political "glossary"; precise "bibliographies" prepared either through subject and by way of state; and a concise "atlas" part; all offered in an available shape, with remark. it truly is pan-European in scope, ranging geographically from Iceland to the Black Sea and Turkey and units nationalism within the British Isles (the Irish, Scottish and Welsh event) along that of continental Europe. It contains much less normal countries and groupings just like the Icelanders and the Gypsies and has a robust geo-political emphasis, highlighting the interrelationship of heritage and geography all through. It uses the learn and talents of social technology, in addition to the normal paintings of the historian, to throw mild at the dynamics and intent of the nationalist phenomenon.

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Download Decision-making in the Stalinist Command Economy, 1932–37 by E. A. Rees PDF

By E. A. Rees

A certain exam of financial policy-making within the USSR in the course of the interval of the second one Five-Year Plan (1933-1937). The paintings examines the method during which the plan used to be formulated and carried out, via a sequence of distinctive case-studies, in line with archival fabric, reading the function of the Politburo, the Soviet executive, Gosplan and the most financial commissariats. It examines the connection among the conflicts in the fiscal commissariats and the unleashing of the nice Purges 1936-38. The paintings goals in the direction of a brand new conceptualisation of the Stalinist state.

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Download Community Punishment: European perspectives by Gwen Robinson, Fergus McNeill PDF

By Gwen Robinson, Fergus McNeill

In Community Punishment: eu views, the authors position punishment in the neighborhood less than the highlight by means of exploring the origins, evolution and diversifications of supervision in eleven eu jurisdictions. for many humans, punishment within the felony justice procedure is synonymous with imprisonment. but, either in Europe and within the united states, the numbers of individuals lower than a few kind of penal supervision locally a long way exceeds the numbers in felony, and lots of prisoners are published lower than supervision. Written and edited via best students within the box, this assortment advances the sociology of punishment through illuminating the ignored yet an important phenomenon of ‘mass supervision’.

As good as placing criminological and penological theories to the attempt in an exam in their skill to provide an explanation for the evolution of punishment beyond the prison, and throughout diversified states, the individuals to this quantity additionally investigate the appropriateness of the time period ‘community punishment’ in numerous components of Europe. carrying out a major exploration of universal issues and changes within the jurisdictions integrated within the assortment, the authors cross directly to research how ‘community punishment’ got here into being of their jurisdiction and the way its institutional types and practices were legitimated and re-legitimated according to moving social, cultural and political contexts.

This publication is key studying for lecturers and scholars interested in the examine of either group punishment and comparative penology, yet can be of significant curiosity to legal justice policymakers, managers and practitioners.

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