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    • Ferber, Rafael (2015-01-01)
      The book provides an introduction to six fundamental philosophy concepts - philosophy, language, knowledge, truth, being and good. At the same time, it aims to initiate its readers into the process of philosophical thinking. ...
    • Roland, Hubert; Vanasten, Stéphanie (2010)
      Which recent methodological innovations have occurred in the field of comparative literature? What are the critical paradigms behind the practices of comparative research today? These questions are the starting point of ...
    • Arteel, Inge; Forment, Bruno (2018)
      Litaerature and music are two media of artistic expression that have a longstanding connection in cultural history. Today, more than ever, there are diverse experiments with hybrid forms that positively exploit the differences ...
    • Absillis, Kevin; Humbeeck, Kris (2012)
      Over the last few decades cultural sociology and book history have stimulated the study of publishers and their role in the production, distribution, reception and consumption of literature. As such these disciplines have ...
    • Barbara Kalla, Irena; Van Coillie, Jan (2017)
      This volume focuses on the international reception of Annie M.G. Schmidt’s Minoes, the most translated Dutch children’s book. The authors investigate the reception and adaptations in the Netherlands and Flanders, the French ...
    • Rasier, Laurent; Heuven, Vincent van; Defrancq, Bart; Hiligsmann, Philippe (2011)
      Nederlands in het perspectief van uitspraakverwerving en contrastieve taalkunde (“Dutch from the point of view of pronunciation acquisition and contrastive linguistics”) gives an overview of linguistic research carried out ...
    • Praet, Danny; de Moor, Katrien; Martens, Gunther; Keunen, Bart; Roose, Alexander; Biebuck, Benjamin; Buelens, Gert; Verbaal, Wim (2005)
      Literature traditionally holds a special place in society. This fact can be ascribed especially to literature’s unique capability to urge its audience and readers to allow a voice other than their own to resound within. ...
    • Wilde , Truus de (2019)
      The study scrutinizes the effects of language awareness on teachers’ conceptualization of language variation. Teacher language awareness has been discussed mostly for the case of English and with regard to grammar, and is ...
    • Aelterman, Antonia; Vanderlinde, Ruben; Tuytens, Melissa; De Wever, Bram (2016)
      Educational quality is at the center of debates worldwide. In all these debates, teachers are considered as the critical actors determining to a large extent the quality of our educational systems. At the same time, doubts ...
    • Buysse, Ann; Caen, Maya; Dewaele, Alexis; Enzlin, Paul; Lievens, John; T’Sjoen, Guy; Van Houtte, Mieke; Vermeersch, Hans (2013)
      Sexual health in Flanders describes the results of the first representative population-based study on this topic in Flanders (the Northern, Dutch-speaking part of Belgium). A research team of psychologists, sexologists, ...
    • Eeckhout, Bart; Joosen, Vanessa; Sepp, Arvi (2016)
      Urbanity and migration are considered to be two basic components in definitions of modernity. They force us to reflect on how the boundaries between the local and the global are determined and surpassed. Often this results ...
    • Jacobs, Roger; Jones, Peter Tom (2006)
      Despite all attempts by many governments in the world to ascribe to the Holy Grail of ‘sustainable development’, Ecosystem Earth is confronted with a gargantuan sustainability crisis. The West has seduced the rest of the ...
    • Heirman, Jo; Klooster, Jacqueline (2013)
      In a brief essay called Des espaces autres (1984) Michel Foucault announced that after the nineteenth century, which was dominated by a historical outlook, the current century might rather be the century of space. His ...
    • Bru, Sascha; Masschelein, Anneleen (2009)
      The central theme of this issue is the singularity of general and comparative literary theory in the Low Countries. How do they combine insights from neighboring linguistic areas, more specifically the dominant French, ...
    • Missinne , Lut; Grave , Jaap (2018)
      The tenth volume of the Lage Landen Studies explores the road of an original Dutch-language book from its original version to the translation that arrives into the hands of a non-native reader. This collection of research ...
    • Dhondt, Pieter (2006)
      This book reveals the history of discussions regarding university education in Belgium, from the abolishment of the old university of Leuven in 1797 to the promulgation of the laws on higher education in 1890 and 1891. ...
    • Heuckelom Van, Kris; Bruyn De, Dieter; Strycker De, Carl (2012)
      Ranging from Polish inspirations in contemporary authors such as Bernlef, Frank Westerman and Erwin Mortier, over the Central European successes of the now forgotten Jo van Ammers-Küller, to the Bulgarian character Firmin ...
    • Simon, Ellen (2010)
      Drawing on both rule-based and constraint-based approaches, Voicing in Contrast examines typological differences in the laryngeal systems of Dutch and English and investigates the extent to which native speakers of Dutch ...