The Wake

A Play in Two Acts

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Author: Steve Allen

Publisher: Dramatic Publishing

ISBN: 9780871297198

Category: Irish Americans

Page: 107

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In the Wake of the Wake

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Author: David Hayman,Elliott Anderson

Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

ISBN: 9780299076009

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 210

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This ground-breaking exploration of the influential aura of James Joyce's Finnegans Wake initially appeared as a special issue of TriQuarterly (No. 38, Winter 1977). Available now in a permanent format, if offers both students and scholars an excellent introduction to major contemporary figures writing within the Joycean tradition.

In the Wake of the Butcher

Cleveland's Torso Murders

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Author: James Jessen Badal

Publisher: Kent State University Press

ISBN: 9780873386890

Category: True Crime

Page: 255

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"In the Wake of the Butcher is based on police reports, autopsy protocols, personal interviews with the descendants of victims and investigators, and unpublished manuscripts and is illustrated with maps, rare crime scene and morgue photographs, and newspaper photos. The author dispels some long-held rumors about the crimes and confirms others. In the Wake of the Butcher presents its compelling case and leaves readers to come to their own conclusions about the notorious Cleveland murders."--BOOK JACKET.

In the Wake of First Contact

The Eliza Fraser Stories

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Author: Kay Schaffer

Publisher: CUP Archive

ISBN: 9780521499200

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 320

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In this book, colonialism, race, and gender are explored through the cultural representations of an episode of Australian history.

In the Wake of the Tiger

Irish Studies in the Twentieth-First Century

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Author: David Clark

Publisher: Netbiblo

ISBN: 8497455479

Category: Education

Page: 230

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The field of Irish Studies has undergone a period of great fruitfulness over the last decade. Concurrent with the economic revolution and subsequent financial crash, an immense interest in the island of Ireland and her cultural practices has been apparent from parts of the globe, and academic debate on Irish culture and society has been intense and prosperous. This volume contains a number of essays which approach a variety of issues raised within the framework of post-“Celtic Tiger” Ireland, with contributions from scholars working in Europe. The book is divided into four sections: on Trauma Studies, on the relationship between Ireland with Europe and the rest of the world, on Audiovisual Studies and on Ireland and the Celtic Tiger. The essays reflect a variety of issues which are of great relevance to an understanding of the world of Irish Studies at the end of the first decade of the twenty-first century.

Hebrew Literature in the Wake of the Holocaust

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Author: Leon I. Yudkin,International Center for University Teaching of Jewish Civilization

Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

ISBN: 9780838634998

Category: History

Page: 131

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Although writers have encountered difficulty in finding the appropriate medium for the transcription of the Holocaust experience, the Holocaust has become a major theme in Hebrew literature. This volume seeks to examine the ways in which the experience has been approached and conveyed to the reader by Israeli writing.

9/11: Mental Health in the Wake of Terrorist Attacks

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Author: Yuval Neria,Raz Gross,Randall D. Marshall,Ezra S. Susser

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1139457721

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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This book was first published in 2006. Does terrorism have a unique and significant emotional and behavioral impact among adults and children? In what way does the impact of terrorism exceed the individual level and affect communities and specific professional groups, and test different leadership styles? How were professional communities of mental health clinicians, policy-makers and researchers mobilized to respond to the emerging needs post disaster? What are the lessons learned from the work conducted after 9/11, and the implications for future disaster mental health work and preparedness efforts? Yuval Neria and his team are uniquely placed to answer these questions having been involved in modifying ongoing trials and setting up new ones in New York to address these issues straight after the attacks. No psychiatrist, mental health professional or policy-maker should be without this book.

The European Union in the Wake of Eastern Enlargement

Institutional and Policy-Making Challenges

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Author: European Community Studies Association-Canada. Conference,Amy Verdun,Osvaldo Croci

Publisher: Manchester University Press

ISBN: 9780719065125

Category: Political Science

Page: 246

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What will happen to the EU in the wake of enlargement? What are the institutional and policy-making changes in light of enlargement? This text deals with the theoretical, conceptual and historical processes that led to European Union enlargement.

Politics and Markets in the Wake of the Asian Crisis

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Author: Richard Robison,Mark Beeson,Kanishka Jayasuriya,Hyuk-Rae Kim,Professor School of Politics and International Studies Richard Robison

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780415220576

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 373

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The contributors to this text argue that globalization processes are driven by political forces and it is not enough to look at economic factors in isolation. Chapters focus on the political and market institutions forged in the wake of the Asian crisis.

In the Wake of War

The Reconstruction of German Cities after World War II

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Author: Jeffry M. Diefendorf

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780195361094

Category: History

Page: 424

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In 1945 Germany's cities lay in ruins, destroyed by Allied bombers `hat left major architectural monuments badly damaged and much of the housing stock reduced to rubble. At the war's end, observers thought that it would take forty years to rebuild, but by the late 1950s West Germany's cities had risen anew. The housing crisis had been overcome and virtually all important monuments reconstructed, and the cities had reclaimed their characteristic identities. Everywhere there was a mixture of old and new: historic churches and town halls stood alongside new housing and department stores; ancient street layouts were crossed or encircled by wide arteries; old city centers were balanced by garden suburbs laid out according to modern planning principles. In this book, Diefendorf examines the questions raised by this remarkable feat of urban reconstruction. He explains who was primarily responsible, what accounted for the speed of rebuilding, and how priorities were set and decisions acted upon. He argues that in such crucial areas as architectural style, urban planning, historic preservation, and housing policy, the Germans drew upon personnel, ideas, institutions, and practical experiences from the Nazi and pre-Nazi periods. Diefendorf shows how the rebuilding of West Germany's cities after 1945 can only be understood in terms of long-term continuities in urban development.