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Neighbourhood Houses
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Miu Chung Yan, Sean R. Lauer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-15 - Publisher: UBC Press

Globalization and migration are creating disconnected societies in modern urban cities, and urban communities are at risk of becoming fragmented. Neighbourhood Houses draws on a five-year study to document and contextualize an antidote: the neighbourhood house movement. Contributors outline the history of the Vancouver neighbourhood house network, its relationship with
Why Multimodal Literacy Matters
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Rachel Heydon, Susan O’Neill
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-25 - Publisher: Springer

Literacy research has focused increasingly on the social, cultural, and material remaking of human communication. Such research has generated new knowledge about the diverse and interconnected modes and media through which people can and do make meaning and opened up definitions of literacy to include image, gaze, gesture, print, speech,
Treescape A Semester Course Book 1 Sem 1
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: SK Gupta
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: S. Chand Publishing

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BWB Texts: Set One
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Paul Callaghan, Maurice Gee, Kathleen Jones, Rebecca Macfie
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-12 - Publisher: Bridget Williams Books

A bundle of the first four BWB Texts by Paul Callaghan, Maurice Gee, Kathleen Jones and Rebecca Macfie. A moving selection of Sir Paul Callaghan’s writing, offering eloquent narratives that will endure in this country’s literature. Published on the first anniversary of Sir Paul’s death, with a foreword by Catherine
Report from Christchurch
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Rebecca Macfie
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-01 - Publisher: Bridget Williams Books

The grief sits like hot magma, held down by a crust of action… Rebecca Macfie’s first-hand accounts of the Christchurch earthquakes in the New Zealand Listener provided an often searing account of the disaster. They were powerful and immediate because Macfie herself lived there, personally affected by the devastation. As