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Cultural Encyclopedia of the Breast
Smith, Merril D.
The first A-to-Z encyclopedia devoted to the breast, providing insight into the historical magnitude and cultural significance of this body part in art, history, fashion, medicine, and more.
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The Multisensory Museum: Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives on Touch, Sound, Smell, Memory, and Space
Lacey, Simon;Pascual-Leone, Alvaro;Levent, Nina Sobol
Recent research in the cognitive sciences gives us a new perspective on the cognitive and sensory landscape. In The Multisensory Museum: Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives on Touch, Sound, Smell, Memory, and Space, museum expert Nina Levent and Alvaro Pascu
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Encyclopedia of the Incas
Von Hagen, Adriana;Urton, Gary
This A-to-Z encyclopedia offers students and non-specialist readers a broad introduction to the fascinating civilization of the Incas. Brief narrative entries, based on archaeological research and historical records, explore Inca settlements, culture, soc
Categories: History / World
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Historical Dictionary of South American Cinema
Rist, Peter.
This dictionary covers the history of South American Cinema through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 300 cross-referenced dictionary entries on directors, producers, performers
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collected writings of Franz Liszt. Volume 3, Part 1, Dramaturgical leaves, essays about musical works for the stage and queries about the stage, its composers, and performers
Liszt, Franz;Hall-Swadley, Janita R.
This volume contains thirteen essays about musical works for the stage, including the works of Gluck, Beethoven, Weber, Mendelssohn, and others. Most of the essays were written in 1854. With a foreword by Cornelia Szabo-Knotik, introduction, bibliography,
Categories: Music / Reference
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The Word Rhythm Dictionary: A Resource for Writers, Rappers, Poets, and Lyricists
Polashek, Timothy
The Word Rhythm Dictionary: A Resource for Writers, Rappers, Poets, and Lyricists is a new kind of dictionary—one that reflects the use of “rhythm rhymes” by rappers, poets, and songwriters of today. This is an eminently practical reference work for all w
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Designing Information Literacy Instruction: The Teaching Tripod Approach
Kaplowitz, Joan R.
Designing Information Literacy Instruction: The Teaching Tripod Approach provides a working knowledge of how instructional design (ID) applies to information literacy instruction (ILI). Its "how to do it" approach is directed at instruction librarians in
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A Dictionary for the Modern Singer
Hoch, Matthew
Titles in the Dictionaries for the Modern Musician series offer both the novice and the advanced artist key information designed to convey the field of study and performance for a major instrument or instrument class, as well as the workings of musicians
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100 Books Every Folk Music Fan Should Own
Weissman, Dick
In 100 Books Every Folk Music Fan Should Own, performer and historian Dick Weissman offers a reliable route through the growing sea of book-length studies, establishing for future scholars a foundation for their research. Beginning with early twentieth-ce
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Digital Preservation for Libraries, Archives, and Museums
Corrado, Edward M.;Moulaison, Heather Lea.
Digital Preservation for Libraries, Archives, & Museums is designed for all types of information professionals who are interested in digital preservation. This is not a how-to book giving step-by-step processes for certain materials in a given kind of sys
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