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Pages: 237
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The first editon was called “the most valuable film reference in several years” by Library Journal. The new edition published in hardcover in 2001 includes more than 670 entries. The current work is a paperback reprint of that edition. Each entry contains a mini-essay that defines the topic, followed by
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Language: en
Pages: 321
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Sometimes we convey what we mean not by what we say but by what we do. This type of indirect communication is sometimes called 'indirection'. From patent miscommunication, through potent ambiguity to pregnant silence this incisive collection examines from a rare anthropological perspective the many aspects of indirect communication. From
Petroplague
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Pages: 250
Authors: Amy Rogers
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Representation, Subversion, and Eugenics in Günter Grass's The Tin Drum
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Peter O. Arnds
Categories: Literary Criticism
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Language: en
Pages: 411
Authors: Grace Metalious
Categories: Social Science
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