A Language Silenced

Pub Date : 1982 | Author : Jehoshua A. Gilboa | Publisher : Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

ISBN 10 : 0838630723
ISBN 13 : 9780838630723

Examines the question of the legal status of Hebrew language and culture in the Soviet Union. While the Hebrew tongue was never officially prohibited, the history of the Jewish com..

Language And Woman S Place

Pub Date : 2004-07-22 | Author : Robin Tolmach Lakoff | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 019534717X
ISBN 13 : 9780195347173

The 1975 publication of Robin Tolmach Lakoff's Language and Woman's Place, is widely recognized as having inaugurated feminist research on the relationship between language and gen..

Reverberations Of Silence

Pub Date : 2014-08-11 | Author : Márta Pellérdi | Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781443865852
ISBN 13 : 1443865850

Whether a conscious choice or constraint, silence has always been the result of oppression, censorship, trauma, and mental or physical handicap. Its provocative and mysterious natu..

Silence In Catullus

Pub Date : 2013-12-18 | Author : Benjamin Eldon Stevens | Publisher : University of Wisconsin Pres

ISBN 10 : 9780299296636
ISBN 13 : 0299296636

Both passionate and artful, learned and bawdy, Catullus is one of the best-known and critically significant poets from classical antiquity. An intriguing aspect of his poetry that ..

Becoming Taiwan

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Ann Heylen | Publisher : Otto Harrassowitz Verlag

ISBN 10 : 3447063742
ISBN 13 : 9783447063746

One of the most important aspects of democracy has been the transition from colonialism. In Taiwan this discussion is typically framed in political discourse that focuses on theore..

Silenced Facts

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Bianca Theisen | Publisher : Rodopi

ISBN 10 : 9042008059
ISBN 13 : 9789042008052

In response to the silence that continues to shroud Austria's historical past, Austrian literature after 1950 wants to retrace an untold history that left its marks in mental schem..