Download E-books To Remain an Indian: Lessons in Democracy from a Century of Native American Education (Multicultural Education (Paper)) PDF

By T. L. McCarty, Teresa L. McCarty

What may possibly we research from local studies with faculties to assist us forge a brand new imaginative and prescient of the democratic perfect - a severe democracy that respects, protects, and promotes variety and human rights? during this attention-grabbing portrait of yank Indian schooling over the last century, the authors severely assessment U.S. schooling rules and practices - from early twentieth century federal incarnations of colonial schooling in the course of the modern criteria move. within the strategy, they display the falseness of fears hooked up to notions of "dangerous cultural difference," and bring the promise of range as a resource of nationwide power. that includes the voices and studies of local participants that authentic heritage has silenced and brushed aside, this article: proposes a theoretical framework of the "safety region" to provide an explanation for shifts in federal academic rules and practices over the last century; bargains classes realized from Indigenous America's struggle to guard and assert academic self-determination; overturns stereotypes of yank Indians as one-dimensional freshmen; argues that the fight to revitalize and continue Indigenous languages is a basic human correct; and, examines the criteria flow because the newest try to keep an eye on the "dangerous distinction" allegedly offered via scholars of colour, terrible and dealing category scholars, and English language inexperienced persons in U.S. colleges.

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Download E-books Women Transforming Congress (Congressional Studies Series, V. 4) PDF

By Cindy Simon Rosenthal

From the 1st to at least one of the main recent--Jeannette Rankin (Montana, 1916) to Hillary Rodham Clinton (New York, 2001)--only 200 girls have ever served within the U.S. Congress. Have those fairly few girls replaced the predominantly masculine establishment during which they serve? Have girls as electorate, activists, employees, and individuals made a distinction? Edited via Cindy Simon Rosenthal, ladies remodeling Congress examines the expanding effect of ladies on Congress and the ways that gender defines and shapes Congress as a political institution.Written by means of girls in politics and best students on Congress, the essays during this quantity transcend the restrictions of earlier study via their different analytical techniques and singular ancient breadth. the amount follows ladies at the crusade path, in committee rooms, in ground debate, and in coverage deliberations the place formerly the focal point was once on men’s pursuits and actions. A gallery of pictures exhibiting awesome ladies from their earliest years of involvement with Congress to the current enhances the essays.  

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Download E-books Präsentieren in Schule, Studium und Beruf ( (German Edition) PDF

By Joachim Böhringer, Peter Bühler, Patrick Schlaich

Ob in der Ausbildung oder im Studium – das professionelle Aufbereiten und Darstellen von details stellt heute eine berufliche Kernkompetenz dar. In der Arbeitswelt muss sowohl betriebsintern als auch im Kontakt mit Kunden ständig präsentiert werden. Hierbei ist es längst nicht mehr ausreichend, 'irgendwie' zu präsentieren. Professionelles Präsentieren will gelernt sein! Im vorliegenden Buch erlernen Sie Schritt für Schritt das Erstellen professioneller Präsentationen. Zahlreiche Checklisten helfen Ihnen bei der Vorbereitung und dienen zur Kontrolle der Ergebnisse. Das Buch eignet sich excellent zum Selbststudium, kann aber auch als Lehrbuch im Unterricht eingesetzt werden. Auf der Buchbeilagen-CD-ROM finden Sie Präsentationssoftware und Übungsdateien sowie Checklisten.

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Download E-books (Un)masking Schulz: New Combinations, Further Fragmentations, Ultimate Reintegrations (Studies in Slavic Literature & Poetics) PDF

By Dieter De Bruyn, Kris Van Heuckelom (editors)

No matter what severe scalpel one selects for dissecting the literary works of Bruno Schulz (1892-1942), there'll continually be a definite measure of textual resistance which can't be damaged. Or in different phrases, setting out certainly one of Schulz's many mask, one will most likely by no means steer clear of the influence new masks has emerged. This publication contributes to the 3 commonest severe recommendations of examining Schulz's works (combinations, fragmentations, reintegrations) - being totally acutely aware, after all, of the relativity of every specific technique. additionally, the publication units out to discover all of Schulz's artistic output (i.e. his tales in addition to his image, epistolary or even literary severe works), as considered one of Schulz's major targets used to be precisely to pass artificially manage obstacles among, between different issues, diverse creative media of expression. The publication for the 1st time brings jointly prime Schulzologists (Jarz?bski, Markowski, Robertson) and their potential successors (Augsburger, Gorin, Kato, Sucha?ska-Dra?y?ska, Underhill, Wojda), confirmed Polish teachers (D?browski, Skwara, Weretiuk) and their international opposite numbers (De Bruyn, Gall, Meyer-Fraatz, Schulte, Sproede, Zieli?ski), students basically engaged on different authors (Anessi, ?liwa, ?urek) and people concentrating on different artwork kinds (S?nchez-Pardo, Watt). The editors' creation bargains an outline of 7 a long time of Schulzology. The ebook is of curiosity for either readers with a normal curiosity in (world) literature and/or a selected curiosity in Polish and Jewish stories.

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Download E-books Glauben, Wissen und Sagen: Studien zu Wissen und Wissenskritik im 'Zauberberg', in den 'Schlafwandlern' und im 'Mann ohne Eigenschaften' (Studien Zur Deutschen Literatur) (German Edition) PDF

By Andreas Dittrich

Taking a philosophical epistemological viewpoint, this paintings examines Thomas Mann´s ""The Magic Mountain"" (Der Zauberberg), Hermann Broch´s trilogy, ""The Sleepwalkers"" (Die Schlafwandler), and Robert Musil´s ""The guy with out Qualities"" (Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften). those 3 texts not just represent epoch-making novels, yet also are novels in their epoch, within the experience that they take care of the numerous old currents of considered their time in a literary demeanour. essentially the most succinct features in their epoch was once a range of epistemological positions, by no means to be attained back afterwards. utilizing an interpretive process, this learn sheds mild on how the 3 authors handled this spectrum of their aesthetic works.

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