The Idea of Writing

This exploration of the versatility of writing systems highlights their complexity when used for more than one language. The approaches of authors from different academic traditions provide a varied and expert account.

The Idea of Writing

This exploration of the versatility of writing systems highlights their complexity when used for more than one language. The approaches of authors from different academic traditions provide a varied and expert account.

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The Idea of a Writing Laboratory
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Neal Lerner
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-09 - Publisher: SIU Press

The Idea of a Writing Laboratory is a book about possibilities, about teaching and learning to write in ways that can transform both teachers and students. Author Neal Lerner explores higher education’s rich history of writing instruction in classrooms, writing centers and science laboratories. By tracing the roots of writing
The Idea of Writing
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Alex de Voogt, Joachim Friedrich Quack
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-09 - Publisher: BRILL

This exploration of the versatility of writing systems highlights their complexity when used for more than one language. The approaches of authors from different academic traditions provide a varied and expert account.
The Idea of Writing
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Alexander J. de Voogt, Irving L. Finkel
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: BRILL

This exploration of the versatility of writing systems highlights their complexity when they are used to represent loanwords, solve problems of polysemy or when they are adapted to be used for another language. The approaches from different academic traditions provide a varied but expert account.
The Idea of Writing
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Alex de Voogt, Joachim Friedrich Quack
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-09 - Publisher: BRILL

This exploration of the versatility of writing systems highlights their complexity when used for more than one language. The approaches of authors from different academic traditions provide a varied and expert account.
Ritual and the Idea of Europe in Interwar Writing
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Patrick R. Query
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Routledge

While most critical studies of interwar literary politics have focused on nationalism, Patrick Query makes a case that the idea of Europe intervenes in instances when the individual and the nation negotiate identity. He examines the ways interwar writers use three European ritual forms-verse drama, bullfighting, and Roman Catholic rite-to