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Regional studies

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Changing China: A Geographic Appraisal

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Changing China: A Geographic Appraisal

Chiao-min Jimmy Hsieh, Max Lu

Regional studies

Hardback

Changing China: A Geographic Appraisal provides an up-to-date and detailed account of the giant country that is undergoing... [more]

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Transformations Of The Confucian Way

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Transformations Of The Confucian Way

John Berthrong

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

From its beginnings, Confucianism has vibrantly taught that each person is able to find the Way individually in service to... [more]

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The Central Asian States: Discovering Independence

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The Central Asian States: Discovering Independence

Gregory W Gleason

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

The lands of Central Asia are united by a common history and historical identity as well as by common traditions. A heritage... [more]

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Struggling With Development: The Politics Of Hunger And Gender In The Philippines

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Struggling With Development: The Politics Of Hunger And Gender In The Philippines...

Lynn Kwiatkowski

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Struggling with Development is a study of the complex relationships among international development, hunger, and gender in... [more]

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The Taiwan-china Connection: Democracy And Development Across The Taiwan Straits

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The Taiwan-china Connection: Democracy And Development Across The Taiwan...

Tse-Kang Leng

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Exploring the transitional role of the state in Taiwan's economic development, this book moves beyond the strong state paradigm,... [more]

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The New Israel: Peacemaking And Liberalization

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The New Israel: Peacemaking And Liberalization

Gershon Shafir, Yoav Peled

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Insightful commentary from thirteen Middle Eastern scholars who argue that economic liberalization has helped to promote the... [more]

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The Dynamics Of Defeat: The Vietnam War In Hau Nghia Province

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The Dynamics Of Defeat: The Vietnam War In Hau Nghia Province

Eric M Bergerud

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Some of the most active debate about the Vietnam War today is prompted by those who believe that the United States could have... [more]

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The Bond Markets Of Developing East Asia

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The Bond Markets Of Developing East Asia

Robert F Emery

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Drawing on the most recent data available, this comprehensive book provides detailed descriptions and analysis of the bond... [more]

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The Crown And The Turban: Muslims And West African Pluralism

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The Crown And The Turban: Muslims And West African Pluralism

Lamin Sanneh

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This fascinating study explores the ?clash of civilizations? between the secular government and Muslim traditions in West... [more]

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Saudi Arabia: Guarding The Desert Kingdom

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Saudi Arabia: Guarding The Desert Kingdom

Anthony H Cordesman

Regional studies; International relations

Hardback

Since the Gulf War, Saudi Arabia's tenuous security situation has been altered by an ongoing U.S. presence. This volume provides... [more]

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The Iranian Revolution Then And Now: Indicators Of Regime Instability

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The Iranian Revolution Then And Now: Indicators Of Regime Instability

Dariush Zahedi

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This is a study of the potential for a revolutionary coup in Iran, based on the inherent defects and vulnerabilities in the... [more]

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The Guerilla Dynasty: Politics And Leadership In North Korea

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The Guerilla Dynasty: Politics And Leadership In North Korea

Adrian Buzo

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

The Guerilla Dynasty describes and analyses the evolution of North Korea from its origins as an anti-Japanese Manchurian guerilla... [more]

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Throwing The Emperor From His Horse: Portrait Of A Village Leader In China, 1923-1995

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Throwing The Emperor From His Horse: Portrait Of A Village Leader In China,...

Peter J Seybolt

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This engaging book sketches an intimate portrait of the life of Wang Fucheng, an illiterate peasant who served for thirty... [more]

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The Skull Beneath The Skin: Africa After The Cold War

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The Skull Beneath The Skin: Africa After The Cold War

Mark Huband

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

In The Skull Beneath the Skin: Africa After the Cold War award-winning journalist Mark Huband argues that foreign involvement... [more]

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Trade And Transformation In Korea, 1876-1945

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Trade And Transformation In Korea, 1876-1945

Dennis McNamara

Regional studies; Black & Asian studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Exploring the interaction among system, state, and society, this book illuminates the social and economic history of late... [more]

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A Concise History of the Middle East

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A Concise History of the Middle East

Arthur Goldschmidt, Jr., Aomar Boum

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

The ninth edition of this widely acclaimed text by Arthur Goldschmidt, Jr., and Lawrence Davidson has been extensively revised... [more]

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Shared Hopes, Separate Fears: Fifty Years Of U.s.-indonesian Relations

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Shared Hopes, Separate Fears: Fifty Years Of U.s.-indonesian Relations

Paul F Gardner

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book traces the often tumultuous history of U.S-Indonesian relations as experienced by those who witnessed it in the... [more]

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Siva And Her Sisters: Gender, Caste, And Class In Rural South India

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Siva And Her Sisters: Gender, Caste, And Class In Rural South India

Karin Kapadia

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book examines two subordinated groups??untouchables? and women?in a village in Tamilnadu, South India. The lives and... [more]

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The Birth Of Japan's Postwar Constitution

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The Birth Of Japan's Postwar Constitution

Koseki Shoichi, Ray A Moore

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

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Political Adaptation In Sa'udi Arabia: A Study Of The Council Of Ministers

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Political Adaptation In Sa'udi Arabia: A Study Of The Council Of Ministers...

Summer S Huyette

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Examining the evolution of the Sa'udi government from 1901 to 1983, a period of major social and political transformation,... [more]

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Gender Politics In Sudan: Islamism, Socialism, And The State

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Gender Politics In Sudan: Islamism, Socialism, And The State

Sondra Hale

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Focusing on the relationship between gender and the state in the construction national identity politics in twentieth-century... [more]

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Inherited Responsibility and Historical Reconciliation in East Asia

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Inherited Responsibility and Historical Reconciliation in East Asia

Jun-Hyeok Kwak, Melissa Nobles (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)

Regional studies; Ethnic studies; Politics & government

Paperback

Contemporary East Asian societies are still struggling with complex legacies of colonialism, war and domination. Years of... [more]

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China's Housing Middle Class: Changing Urban Life in Gated Communities

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China's Housing Middle Class: Changing Urban Life in Gated Communities

Beibei Tang (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China)

Regional studies; Social classes; Ethnic studies; Sociology; Politics & government

Paperback

Home ownership plays a significant role in locating the middle class in most western societies, associated with market, consumerism,... [more]

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Vietnamese Communism In Comparative Perspective

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Vietnamese Communism In Comparative Perspective

William S Turley

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book focuses on how the Vietnam Communist party adapted to its environment in order to achieve and exercise power and... [more]

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Southeast Asia in the New International Era

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Southeast Asia in the New International Era

Robert Dayley

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

An updated introduction to the eleven nations of contemporary Southeast Asia, with special attention on political development,... [more]

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