TeX Unbound

  • Filename: tex-unbound.
  • ISBN: 019509686X
  • Release Date: 1998
  • Number of pages: 580
  • Author: Alan Hoenig
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

LaTeX is the premier software system used for presenting scientific and technical information on the printed page, being the system of choice for writers in mathematics, the sciences, computer science, and engineering. It is also increasingly used by nontechnical writers interested in superior printing and document presentation. Authors wishing to take full advantage of this powerful software often have questions that go beyond how to use the basic style files or commands. For example, how can you integrate any of the high quality commercial fonts that are available? How can you typeset mathematics in anything other than the original TeX fonts? How can you generate complex graphics for use in a LaTeX document? What Internet resources are available to a LaTeX author? How can you connect TeX and LaTeX to everyday office software? In general, writers need clear, accurate, and concise instructions, solutions, and explanations for common problems and situations. This unique book provides this assistance, containing many examples and summaries of procedures to follow. TeX Unbound will be the reference of choice for every writer wishing to express technical information.

Tex t Mex

  • Filename: tex-t-mex.
  • ISBN: 0292714572
  • Release Date: 2007
  • Number of pages: 248
  • Author: William Anthony Nericcio
  • Publisher: University of Texas Press

“Marvels! Rompecabezas! And cartoons that bite into the mind appear throughout this long-awaited book that promises to reshape and refocus how we see Mexicans in the Americas and how we are taught and seduced to mis/understand our human potentials for solidarity. This is the closest [email protected] studies has come to a revolutionary vision of how American culture works through its image machines, a vision that cuts through to the roots of the U.S. propaganda archive on Mexican, Tex-Mex, Latino, Chicano/a humanity. Nericcio exposes, deciphers, historicizes, and 'cuts-up' the postcards, movies, captions, poems, and adverts that plaster dehumanization (he calls them 'miscegenated semantic oddities') through our brains. For him, understanding the sweet and sour hallucinations is not enough. He wants the flashing waters of our critical education to become instruments of restoration. In this book, Walter Benjamin meets Italo Calvino and they morph into Nericcio. Orale! -Davíd Carrasco, Harvard University A rogues' gallery of Mexican bandits, bombshells, lotharios, and thieves saturates American popular culture. Remember Speedy Gonzalez? “Mexican Spitfire” Lupe Vélez? The Frito Bandito? Familiar and reassuring-at least to Anglos-these Mexican stereotypes are not a people but a text, a carefully woven, articulated, and consumer-ready commodity. In this original, provocative, and highly entertaining book, William Anthony Nericcio deconstructs Tex[t]-Mexicans in films, television, advertising, comic books, toys, literature, and even critical theory, revealing them to be less flesh-and-blood than “seductive hallucinations,” less reality than consumer products, a kind of “digital crack.” Nericcio engages in close readings of rogue/icons Rita Hayworth, Speedy Gonzalez, Lupe Vélez, and Frida Kahlo, as well as Orson Welles' film Touch of Evil and the comic artistry of Gilbert Hernandez. He playfully yet devastatingly discloses how American cultural creators have invented and used these and other Tex[t]-Mexicans since the Mexican Revolution of 1910, thereby exposing the stereotypes, agendas, phobias, and intellectual deceits that drive American popular culture. This sophisticated, innovative history of celebrity Latina/o mannequins in the American marketplace takes a quantum leap toward a constructive and deconstructive next-generation figuration/adoration of Latinos in America.

Tejano Proud

  • Filename: tejano-proud.
  • ISBN: 1585441880
  • Release Date: 2002
  • Number of pages: 192
  • Author: Guadalupe San Miguel
  • Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

Chronicles the history of Tex-Mex music in the twentieth century, discussing its origins in Mexican culture, the diversity and complexity of the music, its importance to Mexican Texas culture in the context of Anglo-Mexican relations.

White Soul

  • Filename: white-soul.
  • ISBN: IND:30000056850229
  • Release Date: 1996
  • Number of pages: 208
  • Author: Tex Sample
  • Publisher:

White Soul is an examination of the social, political, and religious foundations that bring rural and urban working-class white people and country music together as a dominant force in 20th century American music. An elitism of the upper class is named, examined, and debunked--with particular focus on the cultural values of working-class people and the "trashy" church that is preferred.

TEX for Scientific Documentation

  • Filename: tex-for-scientific-documentation.
  • ISBN: 3540168079
  • Release Date: 1986-09-01
  • Number of pages: 204
  • Author: Jacques Desarmenien
  • Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Supported by CNRS (Centre national de la Recherche scientifique), SMF (Societe mathematique de France), Universite Louis Pasteur de Strasbourg

The Tex Mex Cookbook

  • Filename: the-tex-mex-cookbook.
  • ISBN: 9781607747703
  • Release Date: 2014-08-19
  • Number of pages: 288
  • Author: Robb Walsh
  • Publisher: Ten Speed Press

Join Texas food writer Robb Walsh on a grand tour complete with larger-than-life characters, colorful yarns, rare archival photographs, and a savory assortment of crispy, crunchy Tex-Mex foods. From the Mexican pioneers of the sixteenth century, who first brought horses and cattle to Texas, to the Spanish mission era when cumin and garlic were introduced, to the 1890s when the Chile Queens of San Antonio sold their peppery stews to gringos like O. Henry and Ambrose Bierce, and through the chili gravy, combination plates, crispy tacos, and frozen margaritas of the twentieth century, all the way to the nuevo fried oyster nachos and vegetarian chorizo of today, here is the history of Tex-Mex in more than 100 recipes and 150 photos. Rolled, folded, and stacked enchiladas, old-fashioned puffy tacos, sizzling fajitas, truck-stop chili, frozen margaritas, Frito™ Pie, and much, much more, are all here in easy-to-follow recipes for home cooks. The Tex-Mex Cookbook will delight chile heads, food history buffs, Mexican food fans, and anybody who has ever woken up in the middle of the night craving cheese enchiladas.

A TEX Primer for Scientists

  • Filename: a-tex-primer-for-scientists.
  • ISBN: 0849371597
  • Release Date: 1994-12-21
  • Number of pages: 416
  • Author: Stanley A. Sawyer
  • Publisher: CRC Press

This concise, straightforward guide provides an all-purpose introduction to writing and preparing papers, reports, articles, and books with TEX. Scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and technical staff will discover how easy it is to clearly and quickly perform all the necessary tasks required to prepare equations and text. The first half of the book is devoted to explaining how to typeset equations, while the remainder of the book addresses advanced topics and more general text processing and page formatting topics. A TEX Primer for Scientists will save you time and reduce frustration while increasing the flexibility, quality, and efficiency of your documents.

Blue Collar Resistance and the Politics of Jesus

  • Filename: blue-collar-resistance-and-the-politics-of-jesus.
  • ISBN: 9780687335022
  • Release Date: 2006-01-01
  • Number of pages: 138
  • Author: Tex Sample
  • Publisher: Abingdon Press

To be faithful to the gospel, all ministry must be indigenous; it must participate in the distinctive practices and perspectives of the people among whom ministry is taking place. Because our society tends to ignore or deny the reality of class divisions and prejudice, too many congregational leaders know too little about the world of working class whites. Continuing his groundbreaking work on class and American religion, Sample opens up the lives and lifestyles of working class whites in order to engage with them in authentic and transformational ministry. From the Circuit Rider review: "Tex Sample has written one of the most fun books to read on ministry that you will ever come across. Weaving philosophy, theology, country western lyrics, and stories throughout the book Sample at once delights and provokes us to think about the way in which we live out church in this day and age." (Click here to read the whole review.)

The LaTex Graphics Companion

  • Filename: the-latex-graphics-companion.
  • ISBN: 0201854694
  • Release Date: 1997
  • Number of pages: 554
  • Author: Michel Goossens
  • Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Complementing The LaTeX Companion, this new graphics companion addresses one of the most common needs among users of the LaTeX typesetting system: the incorporation of graphics into text. It provides the first full description of the standard LaTeX color and graphics packages, and shows how you can combine TeX and PostScript capabilities to produce beautifully illustrated pages. You will learn how to incorporate graphic files into a LaTeX document, program technical diagrams using several different languages, and achieve special effects with fragments of embedded PostScript. Furthermore, you'll find detailed descriptions of important packages like Xy-pic, PSTricks, and METAPOST; the dvips dvi to PostScript driver; and Ghostscript.

A Beginner s Book of TEX

  • Filename: a-beginner-s-book-of-tex.
  • ISBN: 9781441986542
  • Release Date: 2012-09-21
  • Number of pages: 284
  • Author: Raymond Seroul
  • Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The last two decades have witnessed a revolution in the realm of typography, with the virtual disappearance of hot-lead typesetting in favor of the so-called digital typesetting. The principle behind the new technology is simple: imagine a very fine mesh superimposed on a sheet of paper. Digital typesetting consists in darkening the appropriate pixels (tiny squares) of this mesh, in patterns corresponding to each character and symbol of the text being set. The actual darkening is done by some printing device, say a laser printer or phototypesetter, which must be told exactly where the ink should go. Since the mesh is very fine-the dashes surrounding this sentence are some six pixels thick, and more than 200 pixels long-the printer can only be controlled by a computer program, which takes a "high-level" description of the page in terms of text, fonts, and formatting commands, and digests all of that into "low-level" commands for the printer. TEX is such a program, created by Donald E. Knuth, a computer scientist at Stanford University.

LyX Eine schnelle Einf hrung

  • Filename: lyx-eine-schnelle-einf-hrung.
  • ISBN: 9783110441451
  • Release Date: 2016-07-25
  • Number of pages: 130
  • Author: Jan Peter Gehrke
  • Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

LyX is a document preparation application that combines the advantages of LaTeX with a graphical user interface. A freeware application that runs on all standard operating systems, it can create documents in all important document formats. The book explains how LyX is installed, and also shows how to produce documents with the program.

Tex The Lonesome Rider

  • Filename: tex-the-lonesome-rider.
  • ISBN: 9781630081690
  • Release Date: 2015-03-24
  • Number of pages: 236
  • Author: Joe Kubert
  • Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

American icon Joe Kubert and Italian writer Claudio Nizzi collaborated on the exhilarating western Tex: The Lonesome Rider at the turn of the century--and this standalone graphic novel is now available to a wider English-language audience! Tex hunts down four ruthless killers who massacred a peaceful farming family, using his detective skills, ranger's experience, and brute force to track down his targets! However, each killer is cunning and skilled in his own right! This is the first U.S. edition of a graphic novel that was drawn by Kubert in the early 2000s!

TEX Praxis

  • Filename: tex-praxis.
  • ISBN: 9783034884877
  • Release Date: 2013-03-11
  • Number of pages: 425
  • Author: Raymond Séroul
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag

TEX LATEX und Graphik

  • Filename: tex-latex-und-graphik.
  • ISBN: 9783642935367
  • Release Date: 2013-03-08
  • Number of pages: 114
  • Author: Friedhelm Sowa
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag

Dieser Überblick über die wichtigsten Verfahren zur Integration von Grafiken in TeX-Dokumente unterstützt den Leser sowohl bei der Entscheidung für ein geeignetes Verfahren als auch bei der praktischen Arbeit mit TeX/LaTeX.

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