The New Humanities Reader
  • Author : Richard E. Miller
  • Release Date : 29 December 2013
  • Publisher : Wadsworth
  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 570
  • ISBN 13 : 1285428994

The New Humanities Reader Book Summary

THE NEW HUMANITIES READER presents 25 challenging and important essays from diverse fields that address current global issues. This cross-disciplinary anthology helps readers attain the analytical skills necessary to become informed citizens. Ideas and research from wide-ranging sources provide opportunities for readers to synthesize materials and formulate their own ideas and solutions. The thought-provoking selections engage and encourage readers to make connections for themselves as they think, read, and write about the events that are likely to shape their lives. The fifth edition includes nearly 50 percent new reading selections, which continue to make this text current, globally oriented, interdisciplinary, and probing.

The New Humanities Reader

The New Humanities Reader

Author : Richard E. Miller,Kurt Spellmeyer
Publisher : Wadsworth
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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THE NEW HUMANITIES READER presents 25 challenging and important essays from diverse fields that address current global issues. This cross-disciplinary anthology helps readers attain the analytical skills necessary to become informed citizens. Ideas and research from wide-ranging sources provide opportunities for readers to synthesize materials and formulate their own ideas and ...

Health Humanities Reader

Health Humanities Reader

Author : Therese Jones,Delese Wear,Lester D. Friedman
Publisher : Rutgers University Press
Genre : Social Science
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Over the past forty years, the health humanities, previously called the medical humanities, has emerged as one of the most exciting fields for interdisciplinary scholarship, advancing humanistic inquiry into bioethics, human rights, health care, and the uses of technology. It has also helped inspire medical practitioners to engage in deeper ...

The New Humanities Reader

The New Humanities Reader

Author : Richard E. Miller,Richard Earl Miller,Kurt Spellmeyer
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin College Division
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Designed to help students attain the analytical skills and big-picture overview necessary to become informed citizens, the collection contains challenging and important readings from diverse fields that address critical issues in contemporary society. Ideas and research from wide-ranging sources provide opportunities for students to synthesize materials and come up with ...

The New Humanities Reader  with 2016 MLA Update Card

The New Humanities Reader with 2016 MLA Update Card

Author : Richard E. Miller,Kurt Spellmeyer
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Education
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THE NEW HUMANITIES READER presents 25 challenging and important essays from diverse fields that address current global issues. This cross-disciplinary anthology helps you attain the analytical skills necessary to become informed citizens. Ideas and research from wide-ranging sources provide opportunities for you to synthesize materials and formulate your own ideas and ...

Arts of Living

Arts of Living

Author : Kurt Spellmeyer
Publisher : State University of New York Press
Genre : Education
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Argues that higher education needs to abandon the “culture wars” if it hopes to address the major crises of the century....

Global Humanities Reader

Global Humanities Reader

Author : Brian S. Hook,Sophie Mills,Katherine C. Zubko,Keya Maitra
Publisher : UNC Press Books
Genre : History
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The Global Humanities Reader is a collaboratively edited collection of primary sources with student-centered support features. It serves as the core curriculum of the University of North Carolina Asheville's almost-sixty-year-old interdisciplinary Humanities Program. Its three volumes--Engaging Ancient Worlds and Perspectives (Volume 1), Engaging Premodern Worlds and Perspectives (Volume 2), and Engaging Modern ...

Creative Writing and the New Humanities

Creative Writing and the New Humanities

Author : Paul Dawson
Publisher : Psychology Press
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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This polemic account provides a fresh perspective on the importance of Creative Writing to the emergence of the 'new humanities' and makes a major contribution to current debates about the role of the writer as public intellectual....

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The New Humanities Reader with MLA 2021 Update Card

Author : Richard E. Miller,Kurt Spellmeyer
Publisher : Unknown
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THE NEW HUMANITIES READER presents 25 challenging and important essays from diverse fields that address current global issues. This cross-disciplinary anthology helps you attain the analytical skills necessary to become informed citizens. Ideas and research from wide-ranging sources provide opportunities for you to synthesize materials and formulate your own ideas and ...