Download Der Konsument in der digital-kollaborativen Wirtschaft : by Vita Zimmermann PDF

By Vita Zimmermann

Vita Zimmermann analysiert den Konsumenten als Anbieter seines Eigentums im Hinblick auf Sharing financial system, Kollaborativen Konsum (KoKonsum) und digital-kollaborative Wirtschaft. Die Autorin untersucht, warum Konsumenten selten genutzte Gegenstände (nicht) anderen auf Online-Plattformen zur Miete anbieten und ob es bestimmte Personengruppen gibt, die eher ihr Eigentum teilen und es an andere Konsumenten vermieten würden. Es wird gezeigt, dass die persönliche Einstellung die Bereitschaft zur Vermietung (Vermietungserwartung) am stärksten beeinflusst, die grundlegende Bereitschaft alltägliche Gebrauchsgüter zu teilen jedoch über alle Personengruppen in Deutschland weiterhin gering ist.

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Download George Eliot and Italy: Literary, Cultural and Political by Andrew Thompson PDF

By Andrew Thompson

This examine considers George Eliot's novels when it comes to Dante and to nineteenth-century Italian tradition through the Italian nationwide revival and exhibits how those contributed to shaping her fiction. Thompson argues that Eliot was once in a position to draw selectively on a strong Risorgimento mythology of nationwide regeneration and that her engagement with the paintings of Dante Alighieri raises gradually in her later novels, the place the Divine Comedy turns into a maintaining metaphor for Eliot's meliorist imaginative and prescient and for her subject matter of ethical development via discomfort.

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Download Women writers and fascism: reconstructing history by Marie-Luise Gättens PDF

By Marie-Luise Gättens

"The most sensible written, so much insightful and convincing examine of the connection among gender and fascism that i've got learn. . . . Analytically astute."--Ursula R. Mahlendorf, collage of California, Santa Barbara"An vital new view of German fascism below Hitler and after. . . .  Makes a resounding argument that the department of gender in our Western society (including democracies) constitutes fascist perform. . . .  Rejects the concept fascist perform might thrive basically in a totalitarian government."--Helga W. Kraft, college of Florida"Superbly designed to attract in readers. . . . Instrumental in shaping and reshaping the best way we cross approximately assessing the advanced dating of ladies and the texts of literature and history."--Patricia Herminghouse, college of Rochester during this severe women's heritage, Marie-Luise G?ttens makes a speciality of the intersecting of gender and fascism and at the difficulties of feminist historiography.  Virginia Woolf's 3 Guineas (written in Britain within the Thirties) argues that fascism is dependent upon a patriarchal idea of gender and gives a eu framework for the 4 modern German girls writers that G?ttens studies.  Ruth Rehmann (Der Mann auf der Kanzel: Fragen an einen Vater) describes a daughter who makes an attempt to appreciate why her father, a Protestant pastor, refused to understand the legal nature of nationwide Socialism.  Christa Wolf's autobiographical novel (Patterns of adolescence) reconstructs the best way that practices lower than nationwide Socialism created "the German lady" who's towards males in addition to to all non-German women.  Helga Schubert (Judasfrauen) confronts women's collaboration with nationwide Socialism, as she retraces the circumstances of ten girls who knowledgeable for the key defense Police (Gestapo).  eventually, Monika Maron (Silent Clove 6) , writing after the autumn of the Berlin Wall, levels a fight among a feminine historian and a excessive functionary of the German Democratic Republic within the overdue Eighties.  In all of the works, "making feel of the prior" is explicitly taken care of as a sophisticated interpretive process.  G?ttens writes from the idea that our realizing of the prior is written overwhelmingly by way of men's historic adventure and that learning women's money owed will deepen our figuring out of nationwide Socialism.  She indicates, although, that feminist heritage doesn't provide pat solutions for a nonfascist society.  This examine attracts on contemporary paintings of feminist theoreticians who paintings in the framework of semiotics, Marxism, and "the poststructural dialogue of the subject," in addition to Michel Foucault's concept of the disciplines. Marie-Luise G?ttens is affiliate professor of German at Southern Methodist University.  She is the writer of articles and publication chapters in English and German that take care of feminist idea, women's heritage, and German and modern women's literature.

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Download Bloodroot: Reflections on Place by Appalachian Women Writers by Joyce Dyer PDF

By Joyce Dyer

For greater than a hundred and fifty years, writers from Appalachia, specially ladies writers, have lived at the margins of yankee literature. yet, because the essays during this quantity and the cumulative paintings in their authors recommend, it really is long gone time for us to welcome Appalachian girls writers to the entire gentle of public appreciation.Joyce Dyer's notable assortment comprises the reflections of thirty-five Appalachian literary girls. a few names are prevalent, others much less so, yet in essays that regularly veer into poetry, all tackle the effect of zone on their writing.In Bloodroot those girls outline Appalachia in a bigger, extra beneficiant, and extra tricky approach than it's been outlined earlier than, dispelling many demeaning stereotypes of the sector. The writers inform their compelling tales with poignancy, eloquence, forthrightness, and humor.A new American literary renaissance is ablaze within the Southern Highlands -- the very hills so usually depicted through outsiders as dimly lit.

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Download Post-War British Women Novelists and the Canon by Nick Turner PDF

By Nick Turner

This can be a monograph analysing a few smooth British ladies writers and how within which the canon of post-war British writing has been shaped. With the expanding variety of books on modern fiction, there's a desire for a piece that examines whom we price, and why. those questions lie on the center of this booklet which, by way of concentrating on 4 novelists, literary and well known, interrogates the canon over the past fifty years. The argument unfolds to illustrate that educational developments more and more regulate canonicity, as do the calls for of style, the expanding commercialisation of literature, and the ability of the literary prize. Turner argues that literary excellence, validated through kind and creative energy, is frequently lacking in lots of works that experience develop into glossy classics and makes a case for the worth of the 'universal' in literature. Written in a jargon-free type, just about many helping writers, the e-book increases a couple of major cultural questions about the humanities, models and literary reputations, of curiosity to readers in modern literary reviews.

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Download Zayde: A Spanish Romance (The Other Voice in Early Modern by Marie-Madeleine Lafayette, Nicholas D. Paige PDF

By Marie-Madeleine Lafayette, Nicholas D. Paige

Status on the serious juncture among conventional romance and early novelistic realism, Zayde is either the swan tune of a literary culture approximately thousand years previous and a harbinger of the fashionable mental novel.Zayde unfolds throughout the lengthy medieval fight among Christians and Muslims for keep an eye on of the Iberian Peninsula; Madame de Lafayette (1634-93) takes the reader on a Mediterranean travel ordinary of classical and seventeenth-century romances—from Catalonia to Cyprus and again again—with battles, prophecies, and shipwrecks dotting the crisscrossed paths of the book’s noble enthusiasts. yet the place romance used to be lengthy and episodic, Zayde possesses a magisterial structure of suspense. Chaste and devoted heroines and heroes are changed right here by means of characters who are consumed through jealousy and not able to like fortunately. And, in contrast to in conventional romance, the reader isn't any longer easily anticipated to appreciate deeds of bravery and advantage, yet as an alternative is stuck up in excessive first-person testimony at the psychology of desire. Unavailable in English for greater than centuries, Zayde reemerges the following in Nicholas Paige’s obtainable and colourful translation as a priceless consultant of a as soon as renowned style and may be welcomed through readers of French literature and scholars of the ecu novelistic culture.

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Download Women's Writing in Italy, 1400--1650 by Virginia Cox PDF

By Virginia Cox

This is the 1st entire examine of the remarkably wealthy culture of women’s writing that flourished in Italy among the 15th and early 17th centuries. Virginia Cox records this custom and either explains its personality and scope and gives a brand new speculation at the purposes for its emergence and decline.

Cox combines clean scholarship with a revisionist argument that overturns current historic paradigms for the chronology of early smooth Italian women’s writing and questions the historiographical typical that the culture used to be dropped at an finish by means of the Counter Reformation. utilizing a comparative research of women's actions as artists, musicians, composers, and actresses, Cox locates women's writing in its broader contexts and considers how gender displays and reinvents traditional narratives of literary swap.

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Download Kompendium der medikamentösen Schmerztherapie: Wirkungen, by Eckhard Beubler (auth.) PDF

By Eckhard Beubler (auth.)

Das Buch beinhaltet übersichtlich und prägnant eine Zusammenstellung aller in der Schmerztherapie wichtigen Arzneimittel, deren Wirkungen, Nebenwirkungen und Kombinationsmöglichkeiten. Somit leistet es einen wertvollen Beitrag zur Umsetzung einer adäquaten, an die individuelle scenario des Patienten angepassten Schmerztherapie. In der 6. Auflage wurden die Inhalte komplett überarbeitet und auf den aktuellen Wissensstand gebracht. Des Weiteren werden Neuerungen von neuen Arzneiformen für alte, bewährte Arzneisubstanzen vorgestellt. Ferner wird das Nebenwirkungsspektrum intestine bekannter Schmerzmittel neu diskutiert.

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Download The Cambridge Companion to Nineteenth-Century American by Dale M. Bauer, Philip Gould PDF

By Dale M. Bauer, Philip Gould

Supplying an outline of the heritage of writing by means of ladies within the interval, this better half examines contextually the paintings of a number of girls writers, together with Harriet Beecher Stowe, Rebecca Harding Davis and Louisa might Alcott. the quantity presents numerous invaluable instruments for college kids, together with a chronology of works and proposals for additional analyzing.

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