Screen World 1996

Author: John Willis
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1557832528
Size: 12.29 MB
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Covers American and foreign films released in the United States each year, with listings of credits and profiles of screen personalities and award winners

John Willis Screen World

Author: John Willis
Publisher:
ISBN: 1557832536
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-- Complete filmographies: cast and characters, credits, production company, month released, rating, and running time-- Biographical entries; a priceless reference for over 2,250 living stars, including real name, school, place and date of birth

Screen World

Author: John Willis
Publisher:
ISBN: 1557832528
Size: 19.97 MB
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Covers American and foreign films released in the United States each year, with listings of credits and profiles of screen personalities and award winners

The Dynamics Of Change

Author: Francis Stickland
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134669806
Size: 19.34 MB
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Giving a fascinating insight into the world of change and transition, this radical book, aimed at both organizational change practitioners and academics, tackles the fundamental question ‘what is change?’ The answers it seeks will significantly improve attempts to manage change more effectively. Innovative and absorbing, it charts a journey through a range of subjects including complexity science, nuclear physics, climatology, chemistry and chaos theory examining the change phenomena and the lessons it has to offer organizational and system thinkers. Key features include: * a review of the organisational change literature * an introduction to systems thinking * a change framework built up from key change building blocks * examples of change dynamics from the natural and physical sciences, and how they apply to our understanding of change within organisations * numerous summary tables and illustrative graphics This book, the first devoted entirely to exploring what change is as a phenomenon, has a uniquely rigorous scientific approach. It will be a valuable resource for students and professionals alike in the field of business and organizational change.

Stars In World Cinema

Author: Andrea Bandhauer
Publisher: I.B. Tauris
ISBN: 9781780769776
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Deflecting the attention from Hollywood, Stars in World Cinema fills an important gap in the study of film by bringing together Star Studies and World Cinema. A team of international scholars here bring their expertise and in-depth knowledge of world cultures and cinema to the study of stars and stardom from six continents, exploring their cultures, their local history and their global relevance. Chapters look at the role of acting, music, singing, painting and martial arts in the making of stars from Australia's indigenous population, Austria, China, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, India, Iran, Japan, North and South Korea, Nigeria, the Philippines, the former Soviet Union, Spain, North and South America. Since the very beginnings of cinema, actors and stars have been central to its history and have been one of the medium's defining characteristics. They have also been fundamental to the marketing of cinema and have played a major part in the reception of films in many cultures. Stars in World Cinema examines stardom and the circulation of stars across borders, analysing how local star systems or non-systems construct stardom around the world. Contributors put into practice their local knowledge of history, language and cultural systems, to consider issues of hybridity, boundary crossing, the mobility of stardom, and embodied spectatorship, in order to further the understanding of stars in light the of recent interest in reception theory.Rooted in a multidisciplinary and polycentric approach, this book throws light on unexpected connections between stars and stardoms from different parts of the world, cutting across chronology, geographies and film history.