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Rule By Incarnation: Tibetan Buddhism And Its Role In Society And State

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Rule By Incarnation: Tibetan Buddhism And Its Role In Society And State...

Franz Michael

Regional studies; Black & Asian studies; Politics & government

Hardback

The 1959 Chinese military takeover of Tibet brought an end to a unique way of life in which Buddhism provided legitimacy to... [more]

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Revolution In China

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Revolution In China

C. P. Fitzgerald, C P Fitzgerald

Regional studies; Black & Asian studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book, a study of revolution in China, considers movements of Western origin, such as Christianity or Communism, only... [more]

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The Legal Status Of The Arabs In Israel

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The Legal Status Of The Arabs In Israel

David Kretzmer

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This study examines how the Israeli legal system copes with two major issues. The first is the tension between the constitutional... [more]

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The Health Care Of The Arabs In Israel

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The Health Care Of The Arabs In Israel

Nira Reiss

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

A study of the development of modern medical health services in Palestine until 1948 and in Israel, this book focuses on the... [more]

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The Cautious Bear: Soviet Military Engagement In Middle East Wars In The Post1967 Era

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The Cautious Bear: Soviet Military Engagement In Middle East Wars In The...

Efraim Karsh

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book analyzes Soviet military engagement in Middle East wars in the post-1967 era. It clarifies the nature and characteristics... [more]

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The Gulf Cooperation Council: Moderation And Stability In An Interdependent World

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The Gulf Cooperation Council: Moderation And Stability In An Interdependent...

John A. Sandwick

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

The Gulf Cooperation Council represents both a model of development and unity in the Arab world and a working example of interstate... [more]

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Comparative History of Civilizations in Asia

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Comparative History of Civilizations in Asia

Edward L. Farmer

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

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An Introduction to the Modern Middle East, Student Economy Edition: History, Religion, Political Economy, Politics

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An Introduction to the Modern Middle East, Student Economy Edition: History,...

David Sorenson

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book introduces the politics of the modern Middle East, which includes the countries of the Persian Gulf, the eastern... [more]

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China Under Reform

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China Under Reform

Lowell Dittmer

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book is a study of the political consequences of economic reform in the People's Republic of China, considering the progress... [more]

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Modern Japan, Student Economy Edition: A Historical Survey

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Modern Japan, Student Economy Edition: A Historical Survey

Mikiso Hane

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book presents the essential facts of modern Japanese history. It covers a variety of important developments through the... [more]

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Middle East Patterns, Student Economy Edition: Places, People, and Politics

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Middle East Patterns, Student Economy Edition: Places, People, and Politics...

Colbert Held, John Thomas Cummings

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book covers the Middle East from a topical or systematic perspective focusing on the states of the Gulf and southern... [more]

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The Middle East and the United States, Student Economy Edition: History, Politics, and Ideologies, UPDATED 2013 EDITION

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The Middle East and the United States, Student Economy Edition: History,...

David Lesch, Mark L. Haas

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This volume addresses the changes in the Middle East-and in the United States as well-that has significantly affected the... [more]

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The Iraq War: Origins and Consequences

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The Iraq War: Origins and Consequences

James DeFronzo

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Provides a probing analysis of the Iraq war and its consequences from a social conflict perspective by exploring the key historical,... [more]

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African Voices of the Global Past: 1500 to the Present

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African Voices of the Global Past: 1500 to the Present

Trevor R. Getz

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

An exploration of major historical developments of global significance-the Atlantic slave trade, industrialization, colonialism,... [more]

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Southeast Asia, Student Economy Edition: Past and Present

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Southeast Asia, Student Economy Edition: Past and Present

D R SarDesai

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book is concerned with Western activity in the southeast Asia and the indigenous reaction to it. It deals with the traditions... [more]

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Pacific Century: The Emergence of Modern Pacific Asia

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Pacific Century: The Emergence of Modern Pacific Asia

Mark Borthwick

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book provides a broad history of East and Southeast Asia in both regional and country-specific contexts from prehistory... [more]

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The Middle East and the United States: History, Politics, and Ideologies, UPDATED 2013 EDITION

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The Middle East and the United States: History, Politics, and Ideologies,...

David W. Lesch, Mark L. Haas

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

Leading scholars and policy advisors provide comprehensive and authoritative coverage of historical events, updated with an... [more]

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Middle East Patterns: Places, People, and Politics

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Middle East Patterns: Places, People, and Politics

Colbert C. Held, John Thomas Cummings

Regional studies; Politics & government

Hardback

This book covers the Middle East from a topical or systematic perspective focusing on the states of the Gulf and southern... [more]

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Civil Unrest and Governance in Hong Kong: Law and Order from Historical and Cultural Perspectives

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Civil Unrest and Governance in Hong Kong: Law and Order from Historical...

Michael H.K. Ng (University of Hong Kong), John D Wong (University of Hong Kong)

Regional studies; Politics & government; Laws of Specific jurisdictions

Paperback

This book examines important social movements in Hong Kong from the perspectives of historical and cultural studies. Conventionally... [more]

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Theorizing Teaching and Learning in Asia and Europe: A Conversation between Chinese Curriculum and European Didactics

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Theorizing Teaching and Learning in Asia and Europe: A Conversation between...

John Chi-Kin Lee (The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Kerry J. Kennedy (The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)

Regional studies; Philosophy & theory of education; Teaching skills & techniques; Teaching of a specific subject

Paperback

There has been much debate in recent times between the Anglo American tradition of curriculum studies and the Continental... [more]

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China and EU: Reform and Governance

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China and EU: Reform and Governance

Jing Men, Annika Linck

Regional studies; Politics & government

Paperback

Reform and governance are of vital interest to both the People's Republic of China and the European Union (EU). China is facing... [more]

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Political Mobility of Chinese Regional Leaders: Performance, Preference, Promotion

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Political Mobility of Chinese Regional Leaders: Performance, Preference,...

Liang Qiao (Renmin University, China)

Regional studies; Society & culture: general; Sociology; Politics & government

Paperback

A monarch is usually born, a member of parliament or a president is usually elected, but a regional leader in China is usually... [more]

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Cyberdualism in China: The Political Implications of Internet Exposure of Educated Youth

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Cyberdualism in China: The Political Implications of Internet Exposure of...

Shiru Wang (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)

Regional studies; Society & culture: general; Sociology; Politics & government

Paperback

Internet usage in China has recently grown exponentially, rising from 59 million users in 2002 to 710 million by mid-2016.... [more]

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Historical Injustice and Democratic Transition in Eastern Asia and Northern Europe: Ghosts at the Table of Democracy

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Historical Injustice and Democratic Transition in Eastern Asia and Northern...

Kenneth Christie, Robert Cribb

Regional studies; History: specific events & topics; Political structures: democracy

Paperback

The memory of past atrocity lingers like a ghost at the table of democracy. This work examines societies at various stages... [more]

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Alliance in Anxiety: Detente and the Sino-American-Japanese Triangle

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Alliance in Anxiety: Detente and the Sino-American-Japanese Triangle

Go Tsuyoshi Ito

Regional studies; International relations

Paperback

This book analyses the structural dynamics of the Sino-American-Japanese triangular relationship. It explores how the 1971... [more]

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