This book provides a major study of the drawings, paintings and carvings of the crucifixion from tenth- and eleventh-century England, placing these works of art within the context of the tenth-century monastic revival. The drawings and paintings of the crucifixion are discussed in relation to the literature, theology, liturgy and devotional practices of the late Anglo-Saxon period.
The only modern book-length account of Anglo-Saxon legal culture and practice, from the pre-Christian laws of AEthelberht of Kent (c. 600) up to the Norman conquest of 1066, charting the development of kings' involvement in law, in terms both of their authority to legislate and their ability to influence local practice.
This is a clear and accessible account of early Germanic alliterative verse which explains how such verse was treated by the Beowulf poet. There are differences of poetic style between Beowulf and the otherwise similar verse of ancient Scandinavia and continental Europe. Such distinctions have intrigued scholars for over a century, but Russom is the first to provide a systematic explanation of Old English, Old Norse, Old Saxon and Old High German alliterative metres. Russom's results should interest scholars of Old English and related Germanic languages, as well as linguists and those concerned with poetic metre.
"Help for Homework Spelling" is a quick and easy reference guide for children to use either at home or at school. "Spelling" covers key rules and facts to help children to spell words correctly and feel motivated and confident in their writing.
The book investigates the picture painted of the Goths in Anglo-Saxon sources up to and including the reign of King Alfred (d. 899). The analysed literary works include Beowulf, Elene, Deor, and King Alfred's translations of Orosius and Boethius. Through comparison with the antecedents, contemporaries and occasional later derivatives of the literary pieces, ranging from 300 to 1550, from Rome to Scandinavia, the author presents a full treatment of the Anglo-Saxons' memories of the Goths.
Ready-to-use therapeutic exercises for overcoming parenting deficits The Parenting Skills Homework Planner provides complete, customizable, copy-ready exercises for use with parents in therapy. Designed as a companion for the Parenting Skills Treatment Planner, this invaluable resource can also be used alone to facilitate counseling and help clients take a more proactive role. Organized by topic, each section provides specific goals for each exercise and suggests additional exercises that may help clients organize their thoughts and behaviors surrounding complex family dynamics. From behavioral problems and negative relationships to career development, blended families, grandparenting, and much more, this book provides practical tools for therapists helping clients navigate the landmines of parenthood. In an era of brief therapy, tangible homework assignments help clients continue their therapeutic work outside of the session, offering a quicker, more effective route to solving parenting skills deficits. This book provides insightful prompts and helpful exercises designed to uncover the root of the problem, focus on a solution, and help clients think deeply and critically about past and ongoing behaviors and habits. Use tested homework assignments independently, or in alignment with the Parenting Skills Treatment Planner Customize each exercise to suit each client's situation using downloadable files Help clients get more out of therapy by using time between sessions productively Tackle issues relating to abuse, depression, school difficulties, divorce, poverty, and more Today's complex family structures, combined with increased childhood pressures from school, peers, and the general culture, make parenting a more difficult job than ever before. Homework assignments extend therapy into family time, and facilitate constructive thought and discussion outside of the session. With 60 customizable exercises tailored to specific parenting problems, the Parenting Skills Homework Planner is an essential resource for the family therapist.
Highly original and magnificent in scope, Albion: The Origins of the English Imagination discovers the roots of English cultural history in the Anglo-Saxon period, and traces it through the centuries. What does it mean to be English? This dazzling book demonstrates that a quintessentially English quality can be discovered.
Through Time: London follows the story of the historic capital from its Celtic origins right up to the present -- including the settlement of the Romans, the Anglo-Saxon era, the Viking invasion, and the growth of medieval London in Norman times. The book explores major events in London's history, such as the plague, the Blitz and preparations for the 2012 Olympic Games.
The present technical glossary dedicated to the speciality of obstetrics and gynaecology is a welcome addition as an aid to help the medical student, doctor and midwife in communicating better with Maltese patients. It should also serve as an excellent tool for translators and interpreters working on medical texts. The Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of the University of Malta Medical School and the recently founded Humanities and Medical Science Programme (HUMS) of the same University have fully supported the compiler’s initiative who made particular efforts to give a Maltese explanation of medical terms to help doctors explain better medical situations to patients. The Humanities and Medical Science Programme (HUMS) proposes to explore and encourage interfaces between the humanities and medical science, and aims to facilitate and disseminate cross-disciplinary research. It also aims to offer opportunities for postgraduate study and research. HUMS aims for inclusion, and for collaboration with local and overseas centres, programmes and individuals.
This Help for Homework Times Tables book is a quick and easy reference guide for children to use either at home or at school. Help for Homework Times Tables contains a clear list of all the times tables plus topical number facts and questions.
Help with Homework has been compiled to give your child confidence during his or her first years at school. This easy to use, 128-page spiral bound book contains hundreds of key learning activities. Help with Homework books have sold in excess of three million copies around the world. Each page provides opportunities for a child to learn and for repeated practice of key skills. Parents should guide a child's learning, but Help with Homework can be used by a child working independently. Every child learns at a different pace and all efforts should be praised. It is recommended that short sessions are better than extended ones, and that a child should be encouraged to talk about what they are doing and to ask and answer questions.
This book is a collection of Latin and Greek Roots plus Anglo-Saxon and Latin prefixes which provides an enjoyable way to memorize English words. The book is written for those interested to master their English vocabulary to ace international exams such as the TOEFL, IELTS and GRE. The book is organized into four main parts as follows: Part I: Latin Roots Part II: Greek Roots Part III: Anglo-Saxon Prefixes Part IV: Greek Prefixes In each part the main roots and suffixes are introduced in headings with their English translations. Following each root or suffix comes the related words in English. For each new word, the Persian translation is provided followed by an example. In order to make the book a useful and practical glossary, the pronunciation of each word is also brought. Wherever possible, synonyms or antonyms are also provided. Following each root or suffix, a set of fill-in-the-blanks exercises are prepared so that learners can self-evaluate themselves after each root or suffix part. In addition, after every 10 roots or suffixes, a matching exercise is brought to review the roots or suffixes and their meanings.
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Like fever Pitch, it is not exclusively a novel about football. This is a chronicle of a lost tribe the white, Anglo-Saxon, heterosexual who is fed up with being told he is crap. It is the story of a flight from fear by a group of Londoners who have seen the present and know it does not work... King writes powerfully with a raw realism and clear grasp of a culture which has been denied but cannot be ignored.