Stanislavski in Practice: Exercises for Students

By Nick O'Brien

Stanislavski in Practice is an unprecedented step by step consultant to Stanislavski’s method. writer Nick O’Brien makes this cornerstone of appearing available to academics and scholars alike.

This is an workout booklet for college students and a lesson planner for lecturers on syllabi from Edexcel, WJEC and AQA to the practice-based necessities of BTEC. every one section of the procedure is roofed essentially via studio workouts and jargon-free dialogue.

Over a decade’s event of performing and educating makes O’Brien completely positioned to suggest someone eager to comprehend or follow Stanislavski’s system.

Features include:

    • Practical extension paintings for college kids to remove from the lesson
    • Notes for lecturers on the way to use fabric with assorted age groups
    • Exam counsel for college kids in accordance with particular syllabi requirements
    • A bankruptcy devoted to utilizing Stanislavski while rehearsing a text
    • A word list of phrases that scholars of the process will encounter

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Medieval Liturgical Chant and Patristic Exegesis: Words and Music in the Second-Mode Tracts (Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Music)

By Emma Hornby

How do textual content and melody relate in western liturgical chant? Is the song easily an summary automobile for the textual content, or does it articulate textual constitution and that means? those questions are addressed the following via a case examine of the second-mode tracts, long and intricate solo chants for Lent, that have been created within the papal choir of Rome prior to the mid-eighth century. those in part formulaic chants functionality as exegesis, with non-syntactical textual content divisions and emphatic musical words selling sure instructions of internal meditation in either performers and listeners. Dr Hornby compares the 4 second-mode tracts representing the middle repertory to similar ninth-century Frankish chants, exhibiting that their structural and aesthetic ideas are neither Frankish nor a functionality in their notation within the earliest extant manuscripts, yet are in its place a well-remembered written mirrored image of a protracted oral culture, stemming from Rome. Dr EMMA HORNBY teaches within the division of tune on the collage of Bristol.

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Designing Mobile Interfaces

By Steven Hoober

With thousands of cellular functions on hand this day, your app has to catch clients instantly. This booklet presents sensible recommendations that will help you catch—and keep—their awareness. You’ll examine middle ideas for designing powerful consumer interfaces, besides a suite of universal styles for interplay layout on all kinds of cellular devices.

Mobile layout experts Steven Hoober and Eric Berkman have amassed and researched seventy six top practices for every little thing from composing pages and exhibiting details to using monitors, lighting fixtures, and sensors. each one trend incorporates a dialogue of the layout challenge and answer, besides adaptations, interplay and presentation information, and antipatterns.

  • Compose pages in order that details is straightforward to find and manage
  • Provide labels and visible cues applicable in your app’s clients
  • Use info regulate widgets to aid clients speedy entry info
  • Take good thing about gestures and different sensors
  • Apply really good the right way to hinder error and the lack of user-entered facts
  • Enable clients to simply make choices, input textual content, and control controls
  • Use monitors, lighting, haptics, and sounds to speak your message and elevate consumer delight

"Designing cellular Interfaces is one other stellar addition to O’Reilly’s crucial interface books. each cellular clothier probably want to have this thorough publication on their shelf for reference."

—Dan Saffer, writer of Designing Gestural Interfaces

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The Case Study Handbook: How to Read, Discuss, and Write Persuasively About Cases

By William Ellet

If you are enrolled in an government schooling or MBA software, you may have most likely encountered a strong studying instrument: the company case. but when you are like many of us, you'll locate reading and writing approximately situations mystifying, not easy, or downright tricky. In "The Case research Handbook", William Ellet provides a effective new process for interpreting, discussing, and writing approximately circumstances. Early chapters exhibit easy methods to classify circumstances in keeping with the analytical activity they require (solving an issue, you decide, or forming an review) and fast identify a base of data a few case. ideas and templates, as well as numerous pattern Harvard company tuition instances, assist you follow the author's framework. Later within the booklet, Ellet indicates tips to write persuasive case-analytical essays according to the method laid out prior. wide examples of powerful and useless writing extra make stronger your studying. The ebook additionally features a bankruptcy on tips to discuss instances extra successfully at school. Any present or potential MBA or govt schooling scholar must learn this book.

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Au pays du long nuage blanc: Journal, Wellington août 2003 - janvier 2004

By Charles Juliet

En résidence durant cinq mois à Wellington, Charles Juliet a tenu ce magazine avec assiduité, afin de garder hint de ce qu'il a vécu durant ce séjour. Ces pages, alternant les rencontres et impressions sur los angeles Nouvelle-Zélande avec des notes de réflexion sur los angeles création poétique et des poèmes, sont d'une réelle densité et abordent les thèmes de prédilection de cet auteur : quête de soi, recherche d'une meilleure compréhension des autres et du monde.

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Complete Back Workbook: A Practical Approach to Healing Common Back Ailments

Back and neck ache has reached epidemic proportions—but this crucial workbook may also help victims locate aid. Stella Weller examines the foundation explanations of this disorder and provides recommendation on posture and undesirable behavior that worsen the matter, indicates yoga- and Pilates-based workouts that advertise therapeutic, and examines innovations starting from the holistic (acupuncture, acupressure, therapeutic massage) to the invasive (injections and surgery).

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A Complete Guide to Technical Trading Tactics: How to Profit Using Pivot Points, Candlesticks & Other Indicators (Wiley Trading)

By John L. Person

A radical buying and selling consultant from a qualified trader
The whole advisor to Technical buying and selling strategies will help the hot person investor comprehend the mechanics of the markets. choked with in-depth insights and sensible suggestion, this ebook info what it takes to exchange and indicates readers how they could increase their horizons through making an investment within the futures and innovations markets. the full consultant to Technical buying and selling strategies outlines a number of confirmed methodologies-pivot issues, candlesticks, and different best indicators-so readers may possibly use those who paintings most sensible for them in addition to make their very own buying and selling judgements with no moment concept. writer John individual additionally stocks his insights on various buying and selling applied sciences that might let readers to realize a aggressive facet within the market.
John L. individual (Palm seashore, FL) publishes The Bottom-Line monetary and Futures publication, a weekly commodity book that includes basic new advancements in addition to technical research utilizing his buying and selling process.

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Afterthoughts

By Lawrence Block

A selection of afterwords from secret Writers of the United States Grand grasp Lawrence Block’s such a lot acclaimed works

In a occupation spanning greater than fifty years, Lawrence Block has produced over 100 books, ranging in style from hard-boiled detective tales to pseudonymous erotica. gathered right here for the 1st time are greater than forty-five afterwords from the works that made him a grasp of contemporary fiction. 
 
Each afterword is an insightful mirrored image at the reviews that experience introduced Block’s fiction to existence, from the teachings he discovered as a reader at a literary corporation to the unlikely—and semi-autobiographical—origins of the acclaimed Matthew Scudder sequence. Witty and encouraging, Afterthoughts is a must-read for Block enthusiasts and secret fans alike.

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Aphrodite (Gods and Heroes of the Ancient World)

Aphrodite explores the various myths and meanings of the Greek goddess of affection, intercourse and wonder. essentially the most largely worshipped and well known deities in Greek antiquity, Aphrodite emerges from the imaginations of the traditional Greek writers and artists as a multifaceted, strong and charismatic determine. This quantity explores the significance of Aphrodite for the traditional Greeks, in addition to her enduring impression as an emblem of attractiveness, adornment, love and sexuality in modern tradition. In a wide-ranging research of the universality of Aphrodite’s energy and importance, this quantity illuminates the varied tricky degrees of divinity embodied through the appealing determine of Aphrodite.

Aphrodite deals new insights into the traditional texts and inventive representations of the goddess, in addition to a accomplished survey of the present scholarship in regards to the origins and interpretations of Aphrodite, while additionally highlighting her everlasting well known charm throughout cultures and generations. A goddess of affection who's no longer afraid to go into the battlefield; a goddess of physically adornment who's the 1st to seem absolutely nude; a goddess born of the ocean who emerges into the open sky: Aphrodite is a polyvalent deity, plural in nature, functionality and significance.

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Reading, Writing, and the Rhetorics of Whiteness (Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication)

By Wendy Ryden, Ian Marshall

In this quantity, Ryden and Marshall assemble the sphere of composition and rhetoric with severe whiteness reports to teach that during our "post race" period whiteness and racism not just live on yet truly thrive in larger schooling. As they learn the results of racism on modern literacy practices and the rhetoric wherein white privilege keeps and reproduces itself, Ryden and Marshall contemplate themes starting from the emotional funding in whiteness to the function of non-public narrative in reconstituting racist identities to evaluations of the foundational premises of writing courses steeped in repudiation of despised discourses. Marshall and Ryden trade chapters to maintain a multi-layered discussion that strains the rhetorical complexities and contradictions of educating English and writing in a school environment. Their lived stories as school and directors serve to underscore the advanced code of whiteness whilst they push to decode it and show how their very own pedagogical practices are raced and racialized in a number of methods. jointly, the essays ask teachers and directors to think about extra conscientiously the pernicious nature of whiteness of their expert actions and the way it informs our practices.

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