Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: 1985 in literature

Related Topics

  List of years in literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
1951 in literature - ''The Catcher in the Rye'' - J.D. Salinger
1810 in literature - ''The Houses of Osma and Almeria'' - Regina Maria Roche
1795 in literature - ''Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship'' (to 1796) - Goethe
www.infothis.com /find/List_of_years_in_literature   (3202 words)

 Bambooweb: 1985
Wednesday, July 10, 1985 - The Greenpeace vessel, the Rainbow Warrior is bombed and sunk in Auckland Harbour by French DGSE agents.
Tuesday, October 29, 1985 - Major General Samuel K. Doe is announced the winner of the first multiparty election in Liberia.
Wednesday, November 6, 1985 - In Colombia, leftist guerrillas of the April 19 Movement seize control of the Palace of Justice in Bogotá.
www.bambooweb.com /articles/1/9/1985.html   (2184 words)

 Children's Literature
A quick definition is "literature written for African children by African authors either in the vernacular or in a foreign language" (Meniru 1992:43).
Those who regard oral and written literature as having equal values might argue that this was achieved because the African child despite being introduced to western literature was at the same time still listening to stories and proverbs at home.
The South African Children's Literature Collection at UCT [see the same page for their historical Children's Literature Collection]: "Books published in South Africa from 1989 and exhibited annually by the Children's Book Forum of the Western Cape make up the core of this collection, apparently the only one of its kind in the country.
web.uflib.ufl.edu /cm/africana/children.htm   (1213 words)

 The Literature Review
Writing a literature review clearly both assists students to gain mastery of their field and demonstrates that they have mastered an important research skill.
Writing literature reviews has not only been a long-standing tradition in research and scholarship, it continues to be a vehicle through which credibility is established.
Literature reviews are required when writing grant applications, research reports and journal articles, as well as being sought after by journals for publication in their own right.
www.usq.edu.au /library/help/postgrad/litreview.htm   (292 words)

 1985 in literature - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1984 in literature, other events of 1985, 1986 in literature, list of years in literature.
See 1985 Governor General's Awards for a complete list of winners and finalists for those awards.
Newbery Medal for children's literature: Robin McKinley, The Hero and the Crown
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1985_in_literature   (152 words)

 Efthimis N. Efthimiadis: "The growth of the OPAC literature" Abstract   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
In the few years of their existence the body of literature created cannot be regarded as insignificant.
The analysis of the 1970-1985 OPAC literature shows that it could be a very good example of logistic growth.
The literature had an initial growth rate of b =.556 (or 74.4% per year), with a corresponding doubling time of 1.25 years, which was probably due to the prolific CLR study.
faculty.washington.edu /efthimis/pubs/Pubs/OPACLiterature_abstract.html   (138 words)

 Literature, Canadian Mennonite Writers (1950-1985)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The finest lyrical poet to emerge from among the Russian Mennonites was Fritz Senn (Gerhard Friesen) (1894-1983).
She writes with a compassion and understanding about the problems of young Indians and fl children and with a desire to give Mennonite children a sense of their heritage.
Some of this popular literature, especially that which comes from prisons and exile, not only carries much emotional intensity but comes close to being literary art.
www.mhsc.ca /encyclopedia/contents/L5840ME.html   (1063 words)

Medieval and Renaissance literature; history of linguistic theories in Italy and France.
Italian American literature and culture; contemporary American literature and culture; psychology and literature; philosophy and literature.
Ariosto and the epic tradition; European literature of the Renaissance; poetic theory before 1700; postclassical history of ancient genres.
www.nyu.edu /fas/faculty/cgi/gsas_local/dept/italian/faculty.htm   (356 words)

 Medicine and Literature Books 1985-1989   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
An illustrated encyclopedia containing over 9,000 articles on history, literature, art and music, geography, myths and legends, mathematics, science, hobbies, holidays and festivals, games, sports, crafts, medicine, law, government, industry, politics, and other topics.
Narcissism and the text : studies in literature and the psychology of self.
Melancholie und Enthusiasmus : Studien zur Literatur- und Geistesgeschichte der Jahrhundertwende : eine internationale Tagung, veranstaltet vom èOsterreichischen Kulturinstitut in Bachotek/Polen, Oktober 1985.
www.medlina.com /medicine_and_literature_books_1985-1989.htm   (7529 words)

 Czech and Slovak Dipterological Literature 1976-1985
The presented bibliography of the Czechoslovak dipterological literature 1976-1985 embraces more than 1200 quotations concerning the dipterological production of native authors.
To the end of 1985 the first modern check-list of the Diptera of Czechoslovakia was submitted to the press.
Actually many important discoveries in the field of dipterology have been largely used in health service, hygiene institutions, food industry plants, water management, agriculture and forestry, and in the protection of nature and landscape as well.
www.sci.muni.cz /zoolecol/inverteb/diplit/3   (1819 words)

Current print issues of periodicals to which the UCF Libraries subscribe are arranged by title on the third floor; print back issues are shelved in the general collection by call number, while microform back issues are arranged by call number on the third floor.
Published under the auspices of the Assembly on Literature for Adolescents of the National Council of Teachers of English, this is a refereed journal devoted solely to the field of literature for adolescents.
It publishes articles on young adult literature and its teaching, interviews with authors, reports on publishing trends, current research on young adult literature, a section of reviews of new books, and news of the Assembly.
library.ucf.edu /Reference/Guides/JuvenileLiterature.asp   (3194 words)

 1985   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
LONDON police have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a British policeman hacked to death 20 years ago during one of Britain's worst race riots, Scotland Yard said.
London police have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a policeman hacked to death 20 years ago during one of Britain's worst race riots, Scotland Yard said on Wednesday.
A man is arrested over the killing of a policeman during riots on a north London estate in 1985.
www.infothis.com /find/1985   (2459 words)

 [No title]
1982 1983 1984 - 1985 - 1986 1987
Wednesday, May 8, 1985 - New Coke is released on the 99th anniversary of
Thursday, September 19, 1985 - 8.1 Richter scale earthquake strikes Mexico City – more than 9000 dead, 30.000 injured, 95.000 lose their homes and/or swimming pools.
en-cyclopedia.com /wiki/1985   (1272 words)

 Medical History Books 1985   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
French literature and the philosophy of consciousness : phenomenological essays.
Kracht en stof : de introductie van moderne natuurwetenschappelijke denkwijzen in de geneeskunde, zoals blijkt uit Nederlandse medische vakbladen, 1840-1870 : verslag van een symposium, gehouden te Nijmegen op 21 september 1985.
Yalom, M. Maternity, mortality, and the literature of madness.
www.medlina.com /medical_history_books_1985.htm   (7398 words)

 Greenwood Publishing Group I1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The arrangement of the book is alphabetical, with very comprehensive coverage of the individual authors' lives and examination of their works by more than 40 critics of literature.
"This reference guide on Chicano literature covers the `literary output of Mexican-Americans since 1848, with backgrounds and traditions as far back as the sixteenth century.' Chicano literature as defined as `the literature written since 1848 by Americans of Mexican descent or by Mexicans in the United States who write about the Mexican-American experience.
A few are topical--Chicano children's literature, poetry, philosophy, literary criticism, and Hispanic-Mexican literature in the Southwest, to name the major topics.
info.greenwood.com /books/0313236/0313236917.html   (273 words)

 Walt Whitman Quarterly Review Bibliography for 1985
Studia Anglistica Norvegica 3 (Bergen, Norway: University of Bergen, 1985), 87-92.
Studia Anglistica Norvegica 3 (Bergen, Norway: University of Bergen, 1985), 65-86.
Item 386 is an 8-page MS of "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry," with the printed poem and autograph revisions and corrections by the poet, with one page in facsimile.
www.uiowa.edu /~wwqr/bibliographies/1985_txt.html   (3812 words)

 The New Leader: Secret gardens: the golden age of children's literature. (book reviews)@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The New Leader: Secret gardens: the golden age of children's literature.
Secret gardens: the golden age of children's literature.
In an attic room I discovered the librariries of cousins half a generation older than I, and for three glorious weeks, lying on a window seat that surveyed the length of Lafayette Street, I read through what Humphrey Carpenter calls "the golden age of children's literature" at the...
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?docid=1G1:3839159&refid=ink_tptd_mag   (197 words)

 1985 Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Looking For 1985 - Find 1985 and more at Lycos Search.
Find 1985 - Your relevant result is a click away!
Look for 1985 - Find 1985 at one of the best sites the Internet has to offer!
encyclopedia.localcolorart.com /encyclopedia/1985   (2690 words)

 Amazon.ca: Books: Apartheid and Racism in South African Children's Literature, 1985-1995   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
She is the author of White Supremacy in Children's Literature, African Images in Juvenile Literature, and The Black American in Books for Children: Readings in Racism.
I agree with what you said but maybe you should finish the books that you put down by the first chapter, and then you would delve into the world of Stephen biko, Nelson Mandela, and know the long struggle against apartheid that lasted 50 years.
Apartheid is a horrible form of government that started in 1985 and ended in1995.
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/ASIN/0415936381   (733 words)

 1985 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the song by Bowling for Soup, see 1985 (song).
1985 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar.
Architecture - Art - Film - Literature - Music - Television
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1985   (2542 words)

 Literature Review
When the MBTI types for these same students were compared with their grades, Js had higher grades than Ps; however, Js who were also introverted and intuitive had the highest grades (Myers & McCaulley, 1985).
For instance, a type table of counselors would be unusual if it did not indicate a strong NF preference (McCaulley, 1985).
The literature reviewed above suggests that students who have high IQs or who have high scores on aptitude measures or who have been identified as gifted are heavily represented among the MBTI types that include N and NP.
myweb.cableone.net /johnhawkins/G&PTlit.htm   (1129 words)

 Literature--ANL Apr 1985
Most of the issue is devoted to terminology with definitions drawn from different authorities identified for each entry as in the Roberts/Etherington dictionary,
Issued by the Center for Book Arts (address is in the "Useful Addresses" list sent to subscribers in January).
The Eberhardtian humor is evident, especially in the description of Elbert Hubbard's approach to bookbinding.
palimpsest.stanford.edu /byorg/abbey/an/an09/an09-2/an09-217.html   (1861 words)

 AllRefer.com - Margaret Drabble (English Literature, 20th Century To The Present, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Drabble's realistic vision of an England split between traditional values and contemporary desires is apparent in such works as The Millstone (1965), The Waterfall (1969), and The Middle Ground (1980), and in her critical studies on Wordsworth (1966) and Arnold Bennett (1974).
Increasingly Drabble's focus has moved from society as a whole to the fate of women, as in The Radiant Way (1987), its sequel, A Natural Curiosity (1989), The Gates of Ivory (1991), The Peppered Moth (2001), whose central character is based on her mother, and The Seven Sisters (2002).
She also edited the Oxford Companion to English Literature (1985).
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/D/Drabble.html   (252 words)

1995 Fernand Lodewick, literature historian (Literature), dies at 85
1985 French author Claude Simon won the Nobel Prize in literature
1985 Gerard Schmook, Flemish literature historian/custodian, dies at 86
www.brainyhistory.com /topics/l/literature.html   (712 words)

 Vaughan Literature - 1985   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
In 1980, the library located in the Vaughan Literature Building (the center portico to the portico partially visible to the right) was named the C.
Willard Smith Memorial Library in honor of Dr. C.
The building continued to house the English and foreign language deparments.
www.departments.bucknell.edu /education/photo_history/1985/1985_VaughanLit.html   (97 words)

 Apartheid and Racism in South African Children's Literature, 1985-1995
Donnarae MacCann and Yulisa Maddy here provide a thorough and provocative analysis of South African children's literature during the key decade around Nelson Mandela's release from prison.
Their research demonstrates that the literature of this period was derived from the same milieu -- intellectual, educational, religious, political, and economic -- that brought white supremacy to South Africa during colonial times.
This volume is a signal contribution to the study of children's literature and its relation to racism and social conditions.
www.allbookstores.com /book/0415936381   (189 words)

 Ancient Greek literature (from Greek literature) --  Encyclopædia Britannica
More results on "Ancient Greek literature (from Greek literature)" when you join.
A similar point can be made regarding Greek literature as a whole.
Includes an anthology of classical philosophical, dramatic, and historical literature, a historical summary from 3300 to 30 BC, a small library of essays on Greek philosophy and religion, and an archive of ancient maps.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-11582?tocId=11582   (1006 words)

 [No title]
The Index to Chiropractic Literature (ICL) is your gateway to the literature published in selected chiropractic journals.
Founded in 1979 by the Chiropractic Library Consortium (CLIBCON), ICL is an essential tool for chiropractic educators, students, researchers and clinicians, and for the general public.
The online version provides indexing from 1985 to the present for most journals.
www.chiroindex.org   (207 words)

 PHOENIX AWARD FOR CHILDREN'S LITERATURE, 1985-2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The Children's Literature Association, an organization of teachers, scholars, librarians, editors, writers, illustrators, and parents interested in encouraging the serious study of children's literature, created the Phoenix Award as an outgrowth of the Association's Touchstones Committee.
The award, given to a book originally published in the English language, is intended to recognize books of high literary merit.
The recipient of the Phoenix Award has been chosen each year since 1985 by an elected committee of ChLA members that considers nominations made by members and others interested in promoting high critical standards in literature for children.
home.comcast.net /~antaylor1/phoenixaward.html   (151 words)

 Latino Literature Home Page
A professor in the Latin American Studies Program of the U. of Illinois at Chicago, Zimmerman earned a doctorate in Comparative Literature from the U. of California, San Diego.
He has published numerous articles in the Sociology of Literature and Culture, with applications above all to Latin American, Caribbean and U.S. Latino literatures.
Translator of Ernesto Cardenal's Flights of Victory (Willimantic, CT: Curbstone Press, 1987), he is currently preparing books on Guatemalan literature and Latino literature in Illinois.
tigger.uic.edu /~marczim/latlit   (312 words)

 3quarksdaily: Claude Simon, winner 1985 Literature Nobel, dies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
3quarksdaily: Claude Simon, winner 1985 Literature Nobel, dies
Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Claude Simon, winner 1985 Literature Nobel, dies:
The title of the post has a typo-he actually won the 1985 prize..
3quarksdaily.blogs.com /3quarksdaily/2005/07/claude_simon_wi.html   (204 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.