Interpersonal Pragmatics

Author: Miriam A. Locher
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110214338
Release Date: 2010-10-19
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This handbook focuses on the interpersonal aspects of language in use, exploring key concepts such as face, im/politeness, identity, or gender, as well as mitigation, respect/deference, and humour in a variety of settings. The volume includes theoretical overviews as well as empirical studies from experts in a range of disciplines within linguistics and communication studies and provides a multifaceted perspective on both theoretical and applied approaches to the role of language in relational work.

Studying Law

Author: Nayna Ahmed
Publisher: Crimson Publishing
ISBN: 0856605751
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Degrees, Academic

The way in which degree subjects are taught is far removed from A level courses in schools. Questions & Answers Degree Subject Guides is a series that prepares students for the rigours and discipline required to study effectively at university.

Public Law Concentrate

Author: Colin Faragher
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199671960
Release Date: 2013-08-15
Genre: Law

Public Law Concentrate is written and designed to help you succeed. Accurate and reliable, Concentrate guides help focus your revision and maximise your exam performance. Each guide includes revision tips, advice on how to achieve extra marks, and a thorough and focussed breakdown of the key topics and cases.

The Evaluative State Institutional Autonomy and Re engineering Higher Education in Western Europe

Author: G. Neave
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9780230370227
Release Date: 2012-05-09
Genre: Political Science

This pioneering book examines how policies to raise efficiency and performance in Europe's universities have profoundly altered ties between government, society and higher education, outlining how Evaluation Agencies have urged Europe's universities to meet the challenge of modernization.

Assessment of NIH Minority Research and Training Programs

Author: National Research Council
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 9780309095754
Release Date: 2005-09-24
Genre: Medical

This report provides an assessment of NIH’s programs for increasing the participation in biomedical science of individuals from underrepresented minority groups. The report examines, using available data and the results of a survey of NIH trainees, the characteristics and outcomes of programs at the undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral, and junior faculty levels. The report provides recommendations for improving these programs and their administration. It also recommends how NIH can improve the data it collects on trainees in all NIH research training programs so as to enhance training program evaluation.

An Introduction to Radiography E Book

Author: Suzanne Easton
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780080982496
Release Date: 2009-03-23
Genre: Medical

This book provides an overview of all aspects of radiography for the practitioner. It is written to address the areas of practice of assistant practitioners and practitioners within the clinical environment. Areas covered range from ethics and communication, through to the physics of radiography and x-ray production, and specialist techniques. Anatomy, physiology and pathology are also covered, ensuring the text is a complete introduction to radiography. Each chapter covers key points and provides revision questions (with answers) and recommended reading for exploring the chapter topic in more depth. Very structured text with clear headings and relevance to practice indicated throughout Chapter style will enable students to dip into text to find relevant information as an aid to revision Set of revision questions at end of each chapter All contributors currently teach Assistant Practitioners and student radiographers

Equity and Trusts Law Directions

Author: Gary Watt
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198747628
Release Date: 2016-04-28

The Directions series has been written with students in mind. The ideal guide as they approach the subject for the first time, this book will help them: DT Gain a complete understanding of the topic: just the right amount of detail conveyed clearly DT Understand the law in context: with scene-setting introductions and highlighted case extracts, the practical importance of the law becomes clear DT Identify when and how to critically evaluate the law: they'll be introduced to the key areas of debate and given the confidence to question the law DT Deepen and test knowledge: visually engaging learning and self-testing features aid understanding and help students tackle assessments with confidence Elevate their learning: with the ground-work in place you can aspire to take learning to the next level, with direction provided on how to go further Online Resources Centre An extensive Online Resource Centre provides a wide range of extra resources to further support studies, including: Student resources: DT Three video lectures presented by Gary Watt introduce key areas of debate within the subject DT General guidance on answering essay questions and problem scenarios DT Sample essay questions and problem scenarios, along with answer guidance DT Updates to the law post-publication DT Web links to further primary sources and commentary to aid your understanding DT Flashcard glossary to help test your knowlegde of key terms Lecturer resources: DT Test bank, comprising 200 multiple choice questions with answers and feedback

Elder Law

Author: Lawrence A. Frolik
Publisher: LexisNexis/Matthew Bender
ISBN: STANFORD:36105064262699
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Genre: Older people