The Possibilities of Creativity

The Possibilities of Creativity Author Peter O'Connor
ISBN-10 1443888915
Year 2016-04-15
Pages 190
Language en
Publisher Cambridge Scholars Publishing
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This volume brings together internationally renowned academics, arts practitioners and thinkers to take a multi-disciplinary look at the nature of the creative process and examine its possibilities for social and individual change. The book challenges the most common misconceptions about how we can be creative, and suggests that creativity is central to human survival.

The Possibilities of Theology

The Possibilities of Theology Author John Webster
ISBN-10 0567040445
Year 2006-08-30
Pages 241
Language en
Publisher A&C Black
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These essays by leading British and North American theologians are a tribute to Eberhard Jungel and an interpretation and evaluation of his work. Each essay analyzes a central theme, showing the importance and impact of Jungel's thought in constructive contemporary theology.

The Possibilities of Sainthood

The Possibilities of Sainthood Author Donna Freitas
ISBN-10 9781429930543
Year 2010-08-17
Pages 280
Language en
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
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Antonia Lucia Labella has two secrets: at fifteen, she's still waiting for her first kiss, and she wants to be a saint. An official one. Seem strange? Well, to Antonia, saints are royalty, and she wants her chance at being a princess. All her life she's kept company with these kings and queens of small favors, knowing exactly whom to pray to on every occasion. Unfortunately, the two events Antonia's prayed for seem equally unlikely to happen. It's not for lack of trying. For how long has she been hoping to gain the attention of the love of her life – the tall, dark, and so good-looking Andy Rotellini? Too long to mention. And every month for the last eight years, Antonia has sent a petition to the Vatican proposing a new patron saint and bravely offering herself for the post. So what if she's not dead? But as Antonia learns, in matters of the heart and sainthood, things are about as straightforward as wound-up linguini, and sometimes you need to recognize the signs.

Saudade

Saudade Author Anik See
ISBN-10 1770561994
Year 2013-09-27
Pages 288
Language en
Publisher Coach House Books
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The Portuguese word saudade has no direct English translation. In its simplest sense, it describes a feeling of longing for something that is now gone, and may yet return, but in all likelihood can never be recaptured. In Saudade: The Possibilities of Place, traveller Anik See traces her attempts to reclaim this loss in a series of informal essays that take us from the salt plains of Wood Buffalo National Park and the mountains of British Columbia to the fishing ports of Sri Lanka and the rough roads of the former Soviet republic of Georgia. Whether at a fishfry in the Northwest Territories, at the post-9/11 Canada-US border, on the ultimate road trip through Australia or at a summer carnival in Santiago de Cuba, See is on a continual quest for simplicity, interrogating the perceived distance between privilege and want. Quietly, insistently, these thoughtful essays ask what we might accomplish if we said no to entitlement; if, instead, we used our privilege to help us better understand human nature. By examining a multitude of landscapes, and by uncovering characters whose most important possession is the landscape around them, these essays examine what it takes for us to feel alive in a time when we can have everything, when our needs seem limitless. Throughout this psychogeographic diary, crowded with rituals of faith, death and renewal, See asks, again and again, 'How much will be enough?'

The Possibilities of Society

The Possibilities of Society Author Regina Hewitt
ISBN-10 0791434192
Year 1997
Pages 231
Language en
Publisher SUNY Press
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Approaches English Romanticism through sociological theory, arguing that Wordsworth and Coleridge tested hypotheses about social organization and action in their poetry. Offers a timely reevaluation of the Romantic poets as socially engaged thinkers.

Imagining the Possibilities

Imagining the Possibilities Author Diane L. Fazzi
ISBN-10 089128382X
Year 2001
Pages 368
Language en
Publisher American Foundation for the Blind
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Imagining the possibilities explores approaches to creative methods on how to teach various orientation and mobility (O & M) techniques to people who are blind or visually impaired, including those with multiple disabilities. This is a hands-on teaching resource for preservice and practicing O & M specialists. It offers materials, samples, and creative teaching strategies that will effectively help students. Each chapter in Imagining the possibilities provides specific examples and strategies for assessment and instruction in O & M, including Idea Boxes with teaching tips, sample lesson plans, and appendices that give sample materials.

Carol Shields Narrative Hunger and the Possibilities of Fiction

Carol Shields  Narrative Hunger  and the Possibilities of Fiction Author Dee Goertz
ISBN-10 0802084893
Year 2003
Pages 323
Language en
Publisher University of Toronto Press
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Award-winning Canadian writer Carol Shields has garnered praise from scholars and an international audience of readers. Inspired by the quality and scope of Shields's work, Carol Shields, Narrative Hunger, and the Possibilities of Fiction addresses her creative exploration of postmodernism. As the first thorough examination of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, this collection of essays establishes the groundwork for future studies of her oeuvre. The collection begins with a significant new essay from Shields herself, 'Narrative Hunger and the Overflowing Cupboard,' perhaps her most substantial commentary upon her own aims as a writer. In addition, scholars from Canada, England, the United States, and Australia explore the complexity of Shields's work and her contributions to the genre of the novel. These lively essays reflect Shields's verve and her playful approach to today's sophisticated critical thinking. Among the topics are Shields's use of biography and autobiography, metafiction, popular romance, and symbolism. While the essays foreground the unreliability of language, and hence our inability to know one another or even ourselves, the contributors argue that Shields has taken a step beyond postmodernism by suggesting that we can transcend the limitations of its epistemology. Containing several essays on Swann and The Stone Diaries, Shields's most popular works, and the most extensive annotated bibliography available of works by and about Shields, this collection will appeal widely to scholars, students, and readers of Carol Shields and Canadian fiction.

The Possibilities

The Possibilities Author Kaui Hart Hemmings
ISBN-10 9781476725802
Year 2015-02-24
Pages 288
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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Simon & Schuster Fiction Original Hardcover.

Language Arts

Language Arts Author Marjorie R. Hancock
ISBN-10 0130189901
Year 2006-06-01
Pages 517
Language en
Publisher Prentice Hall
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CD-ROM contains a database of information on thousands of children's literature titles, which helps you find titles for a lesson, unit, or read-aloud, or for one specific reader. User can search by topic, author, genre, or title. Software must be installed from CD.

Buddha Doodles Imagine the Possibilities

Buddha Doodles  Imagine the Possibilities Author Molly Hahn
ISBN-10 9781449474621
Year 2016-01-05
Pages 96
Language en
Publisher Andrews McMeel Publishing
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With simple, whimsical drawings and simple, profound truths, Buddha Doodles celebrates the amazing possibilities of the divine light within us all. These inspiring messages, little doodles, and feel-good sayings can help you get in-tune while you meditate or inspire you toward mindfulness.

The Possibilities Organization

The Possibilities Organization Author Robert R. Carkhuff
ISBN-10 0874255775
Year 2000-01-01
Pages 245
Language en
Publisher Human Resource Development
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This book looks at the organization as the source of new capital development. Contents include: The Possibilities Economics; Managing Marketplace Capital Development; Managing Organizational Capital Development; Managing Human Capital Development; Managing Information Capital Development; Managing Mechanical Capital Development; The Possibilities Management. This title is from the grounbreaking series by Dr. Robert Carkhuff, and Dr. Bernard Berenson.

Policing and Gendered Justice

Policing and Gendered Justice Author Marilyn Corsianos
ISBN-10 0802096794
Year 2009
Pages 236
Language en
Publisher University of Toronto Press
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"An excellent overview of the position of women working as police officers in both Canada and the United States, past and present. The integration of theory, empirical evidence, and policy implications is striking." - Nancy Jurik, Arizona State University