Ozu's Tokyo Story (Cambridge Film Handbooks) by David Desser

By David Desser

Ozu's Tokyo tale is usually considered as one of many best movies ever made. common in its attraction, it's also thought of to be "particularly Japanese." Exploring its universality and cultural specificity, this number of in particular commissioned essays demonstrates the a number of planes on which the movie could be preferred. one of the issues mentioned are Ozu's dating to facets of eastern culture, situating the movie inside creative modes, non secular platforms and ideology, and socio-cultural and familial formations; and an research of ways Ozu has been misunderstood in Western feedback.

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City Girl in Training by Liz Fielding

By Liz Fielding

Urban woman IN education Philly Gresham by no means desired to be a "city girl". a lot to the annoyance of her mom and dad, the leisure of her shrewdpermanent brothers and sisters and the exasperation of her boss, she had no ambition in any respect. She simply desired to remain within the city the place she'd been born, marry the boy subsequent door, elevating their infants and dwelling fortunately ever after. And she'd do it, too, simply once Don lifted his head out of the engine of the 1922 Austin he used to be rebuilding for lengthy adequate to suggest. Then time ran out. Philly's father took early retirement and her mom determined it was once excessive time they'd a few experience, in order that they enable the relations domestic and went to go to their extra adventurous offspring in international components. ahead of she may perhaps utter a protest, Philly were organised right into a new activity within the urban and a flat-share with women she'd by no means met ahead of. correct round the corner to a guy who raised her pulse, her heart-rate and her mood in a fashion that Don hadn't controlled as soon as in ten years. It used to be an entire new lifestyles - and one for which she'd had no education… urban lady in education is a part of the "Fresh, flirty and feel-good…" TANGO sequence and the first actual ebook in Harlequin sequence romances to be written within the first individual. try out the extract to find precisely what sort of difficulty Philly will get into the minute she hits city!

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The Adventure of the Real: Jean Rouch and the Craft of by Paul Henley

By Paul Henley

Even though quite unsung within the English-speaking global, Jean Rouch (1917–2004) was once a towering determine of ethnographic cinema. Over the process a fifty-year occupation, he accomplished over 100 movies, either documentary and fiction, and exerted a power some distance past academia. Exhaustively researched but elegantly written, the journey of the true is the 1st accomplished research of his useful filmmaking methods. Rouch built those equipment whereas carrying out anthropological learn in West Africa within the 1940s–1950s. His leading edge use of unscripted improvisation by way of his topics had a profound impression at the French New Wave, Paul Henley finds, whereas his documentary paintings introduced the style of cinema-vérité. as well as monitoring Rouch’s pioneering occupation, Henley examines the technical suggestions, aesthetic issues, and moral positions that give a contribution to Rouch’s cinematographic legacy. that includes over 100 and fifty pictures, the journey of the true is a necessary advent to Rouch’s paintings.

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The Boomer Retirement Time Bomb: How Companies Can Avoid the by Donald L. Venneberg

By Donald L. Venneberg

The Boomer Retirement Time Bomb: How businesses Can steer clear of the Fallout from the arriving talents scarcity is a booklet for company leaders who are looking to remain prior to the curve. A must-read for the 21st-century association, it lays out demanding situations posed via a altering staff and explains why we have to reconsider assumptions approximately paintings and the office. extra considerably, it presents useful, real-world ideas, top practices, and strategies for maximizing the possibilities that might accompany the arriving demographic shift. announcing that employers who play their playing cards correct can achieve large rewards by means of tapping into the knowledge, adulthood, and judgment of older employees, the ebook covers such subject matters as recruiting and (re)training those useful staff. It appears to be like at elevated office flexibility and different technique of assisting keep older employees, and it explores how organisations can deal with older staff as resources. eventually, it offers feedback for constructing a place of work that welcomes and incorporates the desires of an intergenerational crew, offering work-life stability for each worker.

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The GMAT for dummies by Lisa Zimmer Hatch, Scott A. Hatch

By Lisa Zimmer Hatch, Scott A. Hatch

Learn to:

  • Score larger at the GMAT and get into the enterprise institution of your choice
  • Improve your talents to beat the verbal and quantitative sections
  • Write in actual fact and successfully to ace the analytical writing section
  • Prepare for the large day with specialist techniques for fixing built-in reasoning problems

Review your math wisdom and verbal abilities with the interactive flashcards, and take five simulated GMAT assessments at the spouse CD

Practice your abilities and ranking your optimum at the GMAT

Nervous approximately taking the GMAT? do not sweat it! This hands-on, pleasant consultant supplies the entire guidance you want to maximize your rating and outsmart your festival. you will find the best way to imagine the GMAT means and chart your examine growth with up-to-date perform questions, math and grammar stories, and 5 full-length perform exams.

  • Conquer the verbal part — get the 4-1-1 on easy methods to spot the typical forms of blunders for sentence corrections, easy methods to learn via a passage fast and successfully, and the way to wreck aside and learn arguments
  • Ace analytical writing — become aware of what the GMAT is seeking within the analytical writing part and locate tips about writing a good- equipped and compelling essay
  • Make feel of math — locate plain-English reasons of what you are going to stumble upon within the quantitative part, from easy mathematics and algebra to extra complicated innovations like coordinate geometry
  • Rip during the reasoning — get innovations for imminent the built-in reasoning part and the best way to extract information from tables, charts, and graphs

Open the e-book and find:

  • A plain-English rationalization of the test's format
  • What to bring about examination day
  • How to make informed guesses
  • Common pitfalls to avoid
  • Tips and recommendation to calm your nerves
  • Proven how one can shop time and beat the clock
  • Ten writing mistakes to avoid
  • Guidance on expanding your possibilities of gaining admission to the company university of your choice

CD Includes

Five full-length perform assessments in timed and untimed modes, flashcards to study very important formulation and ideas, and a suite of built-in reasoning perform questions.

See the CD appendix for information and whole procedure requirements.

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Training for the New Alpinism by Scott Johnston, Steve House

By Scott Johnston, Steve House

In education for the recent Alpinism, Steve condominium, world-class climber and Patagonia ambassador, and Scott Johnston, trainer of U.S. nationwide Champions and global Cup Nordic Skiers, translate education idea into perform to permit you to educate your self to any climbing objective. utilising education practices from different persistence activities, condominium and Johnston show that following a gently designed routine is as powerful for alpinism because it is for the other persistence activity and ends up in higher functionality. They bring certain guideline on how one can plan and execute education adapted in your person conditions. no matter if you're employed as a banker or a mountain advisor, reside within the urban or the rustic, are an ice climber, a mountaineer heading to Denali, or a veteran of 8,000-meter peaks, your realizing of the way to accomplish your targets grows exponentially as you're employed with this e-book. Chapters conceal persistence and energy education thought and method, program and making plans, food, altitude, psychological health, and assessing your targets and your strengths. Chapters are augmented with inspiring essays by way of world-renowned climbers, together with Ueli Steck, Mark Twight, Peter Habeler, Voytek Kurtyka, and may Gadd. jam-packed with photographs, graphs, and illustrations.

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Theory and Practice of Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy by Ferruccio Osimo, Mark Stein

By Ferruccio Osimo, Mark Stein

The publication opens with an advent to and background of the experiential dynamic treatments (EDT) together with the groundbreaking extensive momentary Dynamic Psychotherapy (ISTDP) of Habib Davanloo and its next improvement. The centrality of dating in treatment is emphasised and the present cutting-edge and technological know-how defined. fabric from interviews with David Malan is gifted, sharing a few of his reports, ideas and insights over a long time of medical perform, study into and promoting of non permanent dynamic treatments. the fundamental components of experiential dynamic treatments are defined, and the reader is oriented to the perform of EDT. Key features of taking good care of the true dating, mirroring, heritage taking, and placing into viewpoint also are offered. furthermore, excessive technical content material, experiential-dynamic interventions, together with protection re-structuring, emotional maieutics, anxiousness rules, facing the Super-ego, connecting corners of the Triangle of Others, and Self- and different- Re-structuring are brought and mentioned. A coding process used through the medical chapters to explain the character, and alertness, of therapist interventions is defined. The conceptualization of "character hologram" is defined intimately, and illustrated with scientific material.

Throughout the e-book, annotated extracts from actual treatment periods are provided to demonstrate features of EDTs in medical perform and, anywhere attainable, follow-up is gifted. The scientific chapters describe the applying of experiential dynamic person and workforce methods in the united kingdom nationwide healthiness carrier and Counselling companies, basically, but additionally in different international locations having comparable public wellbeing and fitness prone (Holland, Israel and Italy). The relevance of experiential dynamic techniques in offering case administration and supervision, and in treating the extra advanced displays of universal psychological illnesses is mentioned. A examine bankruptcy offers an summary of EDT-related study to this point. it truly is argued that EDTs signify a promising integration of a couple of healing ideas, and their position inside of present psychological future health coverage within the nationwide future health carrier within the united kingdom is printed.

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