Morphologies of Asia and Africa

The present publication is meant to broaden the horizons of the overworked
emphasis on the morphological strategy of English (see also Kiraz 2001).3
Morphologies of Asia and Africa (Including the Caucasus) has evolved over the
course of ...

Author: Alan S. Kaye

Publisher: Eisenbrauns

ISBN: 9781575061092

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 1379

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In 1997, Eisenbrauns published the highly-regarded two-volume Phonologies of Asia and Africa, edited by Alan Kaye with the assistance of Peter T. Daniels, and the book rapidly became the standard reference for the phonologies of the Afro-Asiatic languages. Now the concept has been extended, and Kaye has assembled nearly 50 scholars to write essays on the morphologies of the same language group. The coverage is complete, copious, and again will likely become the standard work in the field. Contributors are an international Who's Who of Afro-Asiatic linguistics, from Appleyard to Leslau to Voigt. It is with great sadness that we report the death of Alan Kaye on May 31, 2007, while these volumes were in the final stages of preparation for the press. Alan was diagnosed with bone cancer on May 1 while on research leave in the United Arab Emirates and was brought home to Fullerton by his son on May 22.


... for the Orange Prize and the Man Booker Prize; and The First Person and
Other Stories (2008). She was also a recipient of the Arts Foundation Fellowship
for the Short Story. The essays in Morphologies also appear in the Comma

Author: Sara Maitland

Publisher: Comma Press


Category: Fiction

Page: 204

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What makes for a good short story? Being short, you might think the story's structure would yield an answer to this question more readily than, say, the novel. But for as long as the short story has been around, arguments have raged as to what it should and shouldn't be made up of, what it should and shouldn't do. Here ,15 leading contemporary practitioners offer structural appreciations of past masters of the form as well as their own perspectives on what the short story does so well. The best short stories don't have closure, argues one contributor, 'because life doesn't have closure'; 'plot must be written with the denouement constantly in view,' quotes another. Covering a century of writing that arguably saw all the major short forms emerge, from Hawthorne's 'Twice Told Tales' to Kafka's modernist nightmares, these essays offer new and unique inroads into classic texts, both for the literature student and aspiring writer.

Morphologies in Contact

The data presented in this paper are better understood when integrated in a
typology of verb morphologies in contact (see Table 1). This sub-typology is
based on broader language contact typologies as well as on relevant sub-
typologies, ...

Author: Martine Vanhove

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 9783050057699

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 340

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This collection of articles takes up the issue of Contact Morphology raised by David Wilkins in 1996. In the majority of contact-related studies, morphology is at best a marginal topic. According to the extant borrowing hierarchies, bound morphology is copied only rarely, if at all, because morphological copies presuppose long-term intensive contact with prior massive borrowing of content words and function words. On the other hand, especially in studies of morphological change, contact is often identified as the decisive factor which triggers the disintegration of morphological systems. However, it remains to be seen whether these two standard treatments of morphology in contact situations exhaust the phenomenology of Contact Morphology. The 14 papers of the present volume shed new light on the behavior of morphology under the conditions of language contact. Fresh empirical data from 40 languages world-wide are presented and new theory-based concepts are discussed. Morphologies in Contact is a first in the history of both morphology and language contact studies. It is meant to mark the beginning of an international research program which explores the entire range of aspects connected to morphologies in contact and thus, paves the way for a full-blown Contact Morphology qua linguistic discipline.

Hypogene Cave Morphologies

The Hypogene Cave Morphologies conference is being held at the Gerace
Research Centre (GRC) February 2-7, 2014. In keeping with the tradition of prior
Karst Waters Institute meetings, the goal is creative interactions between
engaged ...

Author: Alexander Klimchouk

Publisher: Karst Waters Institute

ISBN: 9780978997670

Category: Science

Page: 111

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Special Publication 18

Anthological Morphologies

MORPHOLOGIES. Collected Sequentially Structured Maxims (2014 – 2019).
JOHN. O'LOUGHLIN. This edition of Anthological Morphologies first published
2019 and republished (with revisions) 2020 by Centretruths Digital Media in ...

Author: John O'Loughlin

Publisher: John O'Loughlin/Centretruths Digital Media


Category: Philosophy

Page: 294

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With this anthology of his 'sequentially structured maxims', free thinker John O'Loughlin has finally arrived at the ne plus ultra of his philosophical oeuvre, which combines all the most logically consistent material from the last twelve original titles (2014 – 2019) in one definitive volume that, on account of the comprehensively exacting nature of his quadripartite structures and the way their theorizing evolves, must rank as the 'bible' of his philosophy, if not of all philosophy of a metaphysical persuasion, that yet allows for other categories, both atomic and pseudo-atomic, to be accounted for in such fashion that everything is, as it were, nailed into place the better to support the overall morphology of unrelenting logic.

More Morphologies

This volume contains ten selected contributions presented at the conferences on
Monosyllables (28–30 September, 2009), Morphologies in Contact (1–3 October,
2009), and Irregularity in Morphology (and Beyond) (4–6 October, 2009) within ...

Author: Hitomi Otsuka

Publisher: Brockmeyer Verlag

ISBN: 9783819608964

Category: Grammar, Comparative and general

Page: 168

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Johnnie s Cars Beard Morphologies Brown Pathologies

Author: Tskeene

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9781475900651

Category: Fiction

Page: 80

View: 496


Conversations with Gary Beard solidified all the subjects in between Cars and Brown Pathologies. Captain Beard birthed Latitude Hook and button Gwinnet hall and Walton concepts from book one. K. Brown was born right in a cubicle near John's Creek, Georgia. Pathologies is her anthology. Johnnie Edwards already wrote a book about engine oil. Tim Chea sits in a cubicle one row over from me. He is a fighter from the Philippines. He used to wake up 3:30 AM every morning to train. We talked about mixed martial arts a lot. Morphologies and pathologies touch on homelessness, a pandemic to the USA Scriptural background for homelessness and the path toward it comes from Mathew 19:12 No Mackenzie art in book two. Maybe next time. For what's not included in books one and two, you can still find on Google. I had one article named The Pedestrian but I did not post it due to prior work from Ray Bradbury. Now that would have been presumptuous.

Morphologies of Meaning

The title Morphologies of Meaning refers to a general project of semiotics , a
study of the fundamentals of that particular world which humans justly separate
from the domains of physics and of phychology and rely on when they
communicate .

Author: Per Aage Brandt

Publisher: Aarhus Universitetsforlag

ISBN: UOM:39015037313098

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 272

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Developed from structural semantics and Peircean philosophy through the morphogenetic views made possible by catastrophe theory, this volume engages in a constructive dialogue with cognitive linguistics, challenged by aesthetics and phenomenology. The resulting "cognitive semiotics" restates and discusses a wide range of fundamental problems related to contemporary research on perception, communication and subjectivity. A basic assumption of the 17 studies gathered in this book is that sign structures, however cultural, are grounded in natural patterns of both perceptual and pragmatic cognition, and that these patterns can be understood as dynamic schemes connecting forces and forms in stable ways that account for human actions, passions and the organisation of thought. Per Aage Brandt is the author of "L'Analyse Phrastique", "La Charpente Modale du Sens" and "Dynamiques du Sens".

Morphologies of Faith

... in Honor of Nathan A. Scott, Jr Mary Gerhart, Anthony C. Yu. Morphologies of
Faith Essays in Religion and Culture in Honor of Nathan A . Scott , Jr . Edited by
Mary Gerhart and Anthony C . Yu AAR Studio in Religion 50 Morphologies of

Author: Mary Gerhart


ISBN: STANFORD:36105034795042

Category: Religion

Page: 396

View: 474


Morphologies of Metal Surfaces Films and Clusters

is to certify that the dissertation entitled MORPHOLOGIES OF METAL
SURFACES , FILMS AND CLUSTERS presented by Xinhua Yu has been
accepted towards ...

Author: Xinhua Yu


ISBN: MSU:31293010461600

Category: Agglomeration

Page: 366

View: 233


The Morphologies of Natural and Surface engineered Biofilms

The Morphologies of Natural and Surface - Engineered Biofilms by Stacie Ellen
Cowan B.S. ( University of California at Berkeley ) 1997 A dissertation submitted
in partial satisfaction of the requirements for the degree of Joint Doctor of ...

Author: Stacie Ellen Cowan


ISBN: UCAL:C3445439


Page: 254

View: 345


Comprehensive Biomaterials

Buckled, solid Buckled, porous Smooth, solid 1.0 tps/ tD=1 Smooth, porous tD/tB
1.0 Figure 9 Phase diagram demarcating areas where fibers with different
surface morphologies and internal structures can be expected. See Pai et al.16
for ...

Author: Paul Ducheyne

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780080552941

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 3672

View: 115


Comprehensive Biomaterials brings together the myriad facets of biomaterials into one, major series of six edited volumes that would cover the field of biomaterials in a major, extensive fashion: Volume 1: Metallic, Ceramic and Polymeric Biomaterials Volume 2: Biologically Inspired and Biomolecular Materials Volume 3: Methods of Analysis Volume 4: Biocompatibility, Surface Engineering, and Delivery Of Drugs, Genes and Other Molecules Volume 5: Tissue and Organ Engineering Volume 6: Biomaterials and Clinical Use Experts from around the world in hundreds of related biomaterials areas have contributed to this publication, resulting in a continuum of rich information appropriate for many audiences. The work addresses the current status of nearly all biomaterials in the field, their strengths and weaknesses, their future prospects, appropriate analytical methods and testing, device applications and performance, emerging candidate materials as competitors and disruptive technologies, and strategic insights for those entering and operational in diverse biomaterials applications, research and development, regulatory management, and commercial aspects. From the outset, the goal was to review materials in the context of medical devices and tissue properties, biocompatibility and surface analysis, tissue engineering and controlled release. It was also the intent both, to focus on material properties from the perspectives of therapeutic and diagnostic use, and to address questions relevant to state-of-the-art research endeavors. Reviews the current status of nearly all biomaterials in the field by analyzing their strengths and weaknesses, performance as well as future prospects Presents appropriate analytical methods and testing procedures in addition to potential device applications Provides strategic insights for those working on diverse application areas such as R&D, regulatory management, and commercial development

Pictorial Atlas of Soil and Seed Fungi

Pictorial Atlas of Soil and Seed Fungi: Morphologies of Cultured Fungi and Key to Species, Third Edition describes and illustrates more than 515 fungal species, including:49 oomycetous species belonging to seven genera42 zygomycetous ...

Author: Tsuneo Watanabe

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1439804206

Category: Science

Page: 426

View: 622


Pictorial Atlas of Soil and Seed Fungi: Morphologies of Cultured Fungi and Key to Species, Third Edition describes and illustrates more than 515 fungal species, including:49 oomycetous species belonging to seven genera42 zygomycetous species belonging to 12 genera52 ascomycetous species belonging to 28 genera42 basidiomycetous species belonging to

Mechanical and Thermophysical Properties of Polymer Liquid Crystals

Morphologies based on the rigid rod molecules of thermotropic longitudinal PLCs
are quite different from those of ... In this paper we intend to give a review of the
morphologies of thermotropic longitudinal PLCs and the relations of molecular ...

Author: Witold Brostow

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0412609002

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 520

View: 327


may never overcome the effects of hysteresis and stress (see Chapters 6 and 12). The first sentence of the reference work, Handbook of Liquid Crystals, reads: The terms liquid crystals, crystalline liquid, mesophase, and mesomorphous state are used synonymously to describe a state of aggregation that exhibits a molecular order in a size range similar to that of a crystal but acts more or less as a viscous liquid: [2] In other words, molecules within a liquid crystalline phase possess some orientational order and lack positional order; furthermore, the shape of a liquid crystalline sample is determined by the vessel in which it is contained rather than by the orientational order of its aggregated molecules. The authors recognized the limitations and imprecision of this definition but, like others preceding them, could not devise a simple and generally applicable one that is better. Regardless, the terms 'liquid crystal' and 'mesophase' should not be used interchangeably. As mentioned above, all liquid crystals are mesophases, but all mesophases are not liquid crystals. Recent studies, employing elaborate and sophisticated analytical techniques, have permitted finer distinctions between classical crystals and mesophases. At the same time, they have made definitions like that from the Handbook of Liquid Crystals somewhat obsolete for reasons other than terminology. One part of the problem arises from the use of a combination of bulk properties (like flow) and microscopic properties (like molecular ordering) within the same definition.

Blowing Agents and Foaming Processes 2007

Morphologies 614 ( left ) , 620 ( center ) and 602 ( right ) . It is also interesting to
compare morphologies 626 and 608 , in Figure 15 . Here , with the same outer
layer thickness and the same density reduction , a slightly higher mechanical ...


Publisher: iSmithers Rapra Publishing

ISBN: 1847350151

Category: Foamed materials

Page: 300

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This ninth international conference has seen contributions over the years from academia, processors, materials suppliers and end users. Addressing the key issues for this ever expanding and highly competitive market, which has grown this conference into the well established event that it is today. The conference was dedicated to the critical role of blowing agents in foamed plastics and rubber. Foamed materials are being enhanced to replace dense solid polymers, reducing weight and costs. Chemical and environmental legislation is constantly changing and the foam industry is adapting to meet demands. The proceedings include papers from industry leaders such as BASF AG, Solvay, 3M Europe, Zotefoams plc and Trexel GmbH and will appeal to those involved in the formulation and application of blowing agents and techniques to produce expanded or foamed polymer substrates.

Keynote lectures in selected topics of polymer science

Chapter XI Micellisation in Two Dimensions New Morphologies for Block
Copolymers at the Air - Water Interface . R.B. Lennox and A. Eisenberg
Department of Chemistry , McGill University , 801 Sherbrooke Street West ,
Montreal , Quebec ...

Author: Evaristo Riande

Publisher: Editorial CSIC - CSIC Press

ISBN: 8400074726

Category: Polymers

Page: 280

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