The Academy Game On

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ISBN: 9781408841617
Release Date: 2013-06-06
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Author: Monica Seles
Publisher: A&C Black

Download and read online The Academy Game On in PDF and EPUB The Academy is the hottest international sports school for teen athletes. There are only two ways in: money – and lots of it – or enough talent to earn a scholarship. Young tennis star Maya's dreams have finally come true! She's got the scholarship. She's got the drive. She's on her way from small town to pro career . . . But when Maya starts boarding at the sports training school, her fantasy of the Academy doesn't quite match the reality – because where there are beautiful, talented teens, there's plenty of drama. Meet the players: Nicole: a tennis star who feels threatened by Maya (although she'd never admit it). Cleo: Maya's rebel / punk room-mate who's reaching the top of the golf world. Renee: a super-rich, super-gorgeous swimmer. Travis: the son of the Academy's owner and perfectly groomed to be the next big star of the National Football League. Jake: Travis's younger brother – and the bad boy of the school.

Art and the Academy in the Nineteenth Century

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ISBN: 0719054966
Release Date: 2000
Number of pages: 207
Author: Rafael Cardoso Denis
Publisher: Manchester University Press

Download and read online Art and the Academy in the Nineteenth Century in PDF and EPUB Academies functioned as the main venues for the promotion, display and teaching of art throughout the 19th century. 20th-century opinion has tended to maintain a consipicuous silence on their account, except for the strategic employment of academicism as a term of abuse. The authors uncover the institutional structures and artistic practices of academies from London and Paris to Dusseldorf and Rio de Janeiro. By situating the efforts of individual artists and academies within the context of a network of global proportions, new insights are gained into the ways in which institutions of art helped shape the 19th century's view of itself as an age of equipoise and civilization amidst the turmoil of rapid social and cultural change.

The Academy Love Match

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ISBN: 9781408842997
Release Date: 2014
Number of pages: 216
Author: Monica Seles
Publisher: A&C Black

Download and read online The Academy Love Match in PDF and EPUB Six-pack abs, cutthroat competition, nonstop drama. The second book in a hot new series inspired by one champion's teen years.

Princess Academy

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ISBN: 9781408811979
Release Date: 2010-05-03
Number of pages: 256
Author: Shannon Hale
Publisher: A&C Black

Download and read online Princess Academy in PDF and EPUB Fourteen-year-old Miri lives on a mountain where her ancestors have quarried stone and lived in poverty for generations. Then just before winter's first snowfall, a delegation from the lowlands arrive with exciting news. The king's priests have divined that her small village is the home of the future princess. In a year's time, the prince will come himself and chose his bride from among the girls of the village. The king's ministers set up an academy on the mountain, where every girl of age will be sent to learn the skills of a princess. But there is no way Miri can prepare herself for what lies in store.

The Academy

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ISBN: OXFORD:555070125
Release Date: 1875
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California Academy of Sciences

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ISBN: LOC:00033141117
Release Date: 1904
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Author: The Academy

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The Academy of the Sword

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ISBN: 9780870998942
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 36
Author: Donald J. LaRocca
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Women Medievalists and the Academy

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ISBN: 0299207501
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 1073
Author: Jane Chance
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

Download and read online Women Medievalists and the Academy in PDF and EPUB Long overlooked in standard reference works, pioneering women medievalists finally receive their due in Women Medievalists and the Academy. This comprehensive edited volume brings to life a diverse collection of inspiring figures through memoirs, biographical essays, and interviews. Covering many different nationalities and academic disciplines—including literature, philology, history, archaeology, art history, theology (or religious studies), and philosophy—each essay delves into one woman’s life, intellectual contributions, and efforts to succeed in a male-dominated field. Together, these extraordinary personal histories constitute a new standard reference that speaks to a growing interest in women’s roles in the development of scholarship and the academy. The collection begins in the seventeenth century with Elizabeth Elstob and continues through the twentieth century, and includes—among more than seventy profiles—such important figures as Anna Jameson, Lina Eckenstein, Georgiana Goddard King, Eileen [Edna Le Poer] Power, Dorothy L. Sayers, Dorothy Whitelock, Susan Mosher Stuard, Marcia Colish, and Caroline Walker Bynum, among others.

Unionization in the Academy

Filename: unionization-in-the-academy.pdf
ISBN: 0847696715
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 239
Author: Judith Wagner DeCew
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Download and read online Unionization in the Academy in PDF and EPUB Unionization in the Academy is an authoritative, balanced, and comprehensive account of academic unions their history, purpose, and the conflicts they cause. Judith Wagner DeCew takes on the central issues, including unions for part-time and adjunct faculty, graduate student unions, and collective bargaining. The book also includes a history of the rise of academic unions and its watershed moments, such as the U.S. Supreme Court's 1980 Yeshiva decision. A series of important articles by other observers supplements DeCew's insights and arguments. This combination yields a detailed survey of the arguments for and against academic unions of all kinds. Are unions a threat because they create adversity and conflict with academic values? Or do unions support those values by creating community and collegiality? Unions in Academia is the essential reader for faculty, students, administrators, and anyone else trying to answer those questions."

Pennyroyal Academy

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ISBN: 9780698171732
Release Date: 2014-10-07
Number of pages: 304
Author: M.A. Larson
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Pennyroyal Academy in PDF and EPUB Set in Grimm’s fairytale world, M.A. Larson’s Pennyroyal Academy masterfully combines adventure, humor, and magical mischief—perfect for fans of The School for Good and Evil. Pennyroyal Academy: Seeking bold, courageous youths to become tomorrow's princesses and knights… Come one, come all! A girl from the forest arrives in a bustling kingdom with no name and no idea why she is there, only to find herself at the center of a world at war. She enlists at Pennyroyal Academy, where princesses and knights are trained to battle the two great menaces of the day: witches and dragons. There, given the name “Evie,” she must endure a harsh training regimen under the steel glare of her Fairy Drillsergeant, while also navigating an entirely new world of friends and enemies. As Evie learns what it truly means to be a princess, she realizes surprising things about herself and her family, about human compassion and inhuman cruelty. And with the witch forces moving nearer, she discovers that the war between princesses and witches is much more personal than she could ever have imagined. From the Hardcover edition.

Music Politics and the Academy

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ISBN: 0520916441
Release Date: 1996-01-01
Number of pages: 252
Author: Pieter C. van den Toorn
Publisher: Univ of California Press

Download and read online Music Politics and the Academy in PDF and EPUB Advocates of "new musicology" claim that technical methods of music analysis are conservative, elitist, positivist, and emotionally arid. Pieter C. van den Toorn challenges those claims, asking why cultural, sociopolitical, or gender-studies approaches to music should be deemed more democratic or expressive of music's content or impact. Why should music analysis be thought incapable of serving larger aesthetic ends? Van den Toorn confronts Susan McClary, Leo Treitler, and Joseph Kerman in particular, arguing that hands-on music analysis can penetrate the complexity of music and speak to our experience of it. He criticizes new musicologists for retreating from issues of musical immediacy by focusing on cultural issues. In later chapters van den Toorn defends Schenkerian methods and demonstrates the usefulness of technical analysis in the appreciation of Beethoven, Debussy, Schoenberg, and Stravinsky.

The Academy

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ISBN: 1440635641
Release Date: 2008-08-05
Number of pages: 400
Author: Bentley Little
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online The Academy in PDF and EPUB Here?s one good reason for staying home from school... Something strange is happening at Tyler High. The laid-back principal has become unusually strict. The janitors no longer work nights because of what they hear. The students are frightened by what they see. And things are happening on school grounds that defy rational explanation. But there is an explanation. It?s just nothing that anyone can begin to believe?or hope to survive.

Crisis in the Academy

Filename: crisis-in-the-academy.pdf
ISBN: 0312176864
Release Date: 1998-03-15
Number of pages: 304
Author: Christopher J. Lucas
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Download and read online Crisis in the Academy in PDF and EPUB Profiles key issues in higher education impacted by changing demographics, including entrance standards and curriculum

The Academy and Literature

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ISBN: UOM:39015035555161
Release Date: 1871
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What is Indigenous Knowledge

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ISBN: 0815334524
Release Date: 1999
Number of pages: 381
Author: Ladislaus Semali
Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Download and read online What is Indigenous Knowledge in PDF and EPUB First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.