A World Elsewhere

A World Elsewhere: An American Woman in Wartime Germany  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at July 28, 2015
A World Elsewhere: An American Woman in Wartime Germany

Sigrid MacRae, "A World Elsewhere: An American Woman in Wartime Germany"
English | ISBN: 0670015830, 0143127489 | 2014 | EPUB | 320 pages | 4,5 MB
Emergent Lingua Francas and World Orders: The Politics and Place of English as a World Language (Routledge Studies in Socioling

Emergent Lingua Francas and World Orders: The Politics and Place of English as a World Language (Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics) by Phyllis Ghim-Lian Chew
English | 13 May 2013 | ISBN: 0415872278 | ASIN: B002RGMJWW | 309 Pages | PDF | 3.03 MB

This book presents an alternative paradigm in understanding and appreciating World Englishes (WEs) in the wake of globalization and its accompanying shifting priorities in many dimensions of modern life, including the emergence of the English language as the dominant lingua franca (ELF).

A World History of War Crimes: From Antiquity to the Present  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by rotten comics at Oct. 11, 2016
A World History of War Crimes: From Antiquity to the Present

Michael Bryant - A World History of War Crimes: From Antiquity to the Present
2016 | ISBN: 1472510623 | English | 300 pages | PDF | 2.9 MB

BBC - A World Without Down's Syndrome (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Oct. 10, 2016
BBC - A World Without Down's Syndrome (2016)

BBC - A World Without Down's Syndrome (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2190 Kbps | 58mn 59s | 980 MiB
Audio: English AAC 129 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Documentary about Down's syndrome and the ethics of pregnancy screening, fronted by Sally Phillips. This film explores the science and thinking around the proposed new screening test for Down's syndrome and its possible availability on the NHS. Driven by the experience of raising her son Olly, who has Down's syndrome, Sally explores some of the ethical implications of our national screening policy. By talking to experts in the Down's syndrome community, the world's top scientists and including people with Down's syndrome in the debate, Sally investigates a thorny subject that begs questions relevant to us all: what sort of world do we want to live in and who do we want in it?

John Adorney - A World Awakens (2016)  Music

Posted by varrock at Sept. 27, 2016
John Adorney - A World Awakens (2016)

John Adorney - A World Awakens (2016)
MP3 CBR 320 Kbps | Tracks: 12 | 58:54 min | 141 Mb
Style: New Age | Label: EverSound Music

EverSound proudly presents John Adorney's ninth studio album, A World Awakens. For the past 20 years, John Adorney's music has touched the hearts of millions of people around the world, and his albums have sold over 300,000 copies.

Nakba Filmworks - A World not Ours (2012)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 13, 2016
Nakba Filmworks - A World not Ours (2012)

Nakba Filmworks - A World not Ours (2012)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2737 Kbps | 1h 32mn | 2.06 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary | Biography | History

Exiles at home, the generations of family depicted in the documentary “A World Not Ours” live in Lebanon without completely being part of it. This affecting, humor-tinged debut feature from Mahdi Fleifel goes back to the old neighborhood in southern Lebanon: the refugee camp Ain al-Helweh, a Palestinian pocket of hemmed-in buildings and stifled hopes. Some 70,000 people live there as foreigners under an arrangement dating from 1948, and Mr. Fleifel spent summers there after moving with his family to Denmark.

What Is a World?: On Postcolonial Literature as World Literature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at June 27, 2016
What Is a World?: On Postcolonial Literature as World Literature

Pheng Cheah, "What Is a World?: On Postcolonial Literature as World Literature"
English | ISBN: 0822360926, 0822360780 | 2016 | 408 pages | PDF scan | 30 MB

NHK - Mt. Fuji: A World Heritage Site Blessed with Water (2013)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 12, 2016
NHK - Mt. Fuji: A World Heritage Site Blessed with Water (2013)

NHK - Mt. Fuji: A World Heritage Site Blessed with Water (2013)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3800 Kbps | 50mn 0s | 1.37 GiB
Audio: English AAC 120 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

In 2013, Mt. Fuji became a World Heritage Site. Japan's highest peak is riddled with great mysteries and the unknown. The key to unraveling these is a drop of water. Mt. Fuji has always been special to the Japanese. In our program, we'll look at the mystery surrounding it.

A World in Flames: A Concise History of World War II  

Posted by bakerman at Feb. 3, 2016
A World in Flames: A Concise History of World War II

A World in Flames: A Concise History of World War II
Smithmark | 1992 | ISBN: 0831796049 | English | 388 pages | PDF | 33.6 MB
Lee A. Jacobus, "A World of Ideas: Essential Readings for College Writers" (repost)

Lee A. Jacobus, "A World of Ideas: Essential Readings for College Writers"
Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's | 2013 | ISBN: 1457604361 | English | PDF | 960 pages | 26 Mb

The first and bestselling reader of its kind, 'A World of Ideas introduces students to great thinkers whose ideas' have shaped civilizations throughout history. When students hear names like Aristotle, Martin Luther King, Jr., or Sigmund Freud, they recognize the author as important …