1347 books (68 pages) in this category

Business Transformation in China

by Henri-Claude De Bettignies

<p>This book, first published in 1996, provides an in-depth examination of China’s changing business environment as it continues to develop its business infrastructure. Leading experts from Asia and Europe present their research into ...

ISBN: 9780429771545

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$56.58

$50.92
Get eBook

Caitanya Vai??avism in Bengal

Social Impact and Historical Implications

by Joseph T. O'Connell

<p>Within the broad Hindu religious tradition, there have been for millennia many subtraditions generically called Vai??ava, who insist that the most appropriate mode of religious faith and experience is <em>bhakti</em>, or devotion, to the ...

ISBN: 9780429817960

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$80.84

$72.81
Get eBook

Candomblé and the Brazilian jeitinho

by Rafael Parente

<p>Seminar paper from the year 2007 in the subject Cultural Studies - Basics and Definitions, grade: PhD, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development (NYU), course: Cross-Cultural Studies of Socialization, 0 entries in the

ISBN: 9783638722513

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$5.19
Get eBook

Capital Cities and Urban Form in Pre-modern China

Luoyang, 1038 BCE to 938 CE

by Victor Cunrui Xiong

<p>Luoyang, situated in present-day Henan province, was one of the great urban centres of pre-Qin and early imperial China, the favoured site for dynastic capitals for almost two millennia. This book, the first in any Western language on the ...

ISBN: 9781317235552

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$72.57

$65.33
Get eBook

Caste in Contemporary India

by SurinderS. Jodhka

<p>Caste is a contested terrain in India's society and polity. This book explores contemporary realities of caste in rural and urban India. Presenting rich empirical findings across north India, it presents an original perspective on the reasons

ISBN: 9781351572613

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$84.89

$76.44
Get eBook

Castes and Tribes of Southern India. Vol. 5

by Edgar Thurston

<p>In 1894, equipped with a set of anthropometric instruments obtained on loan from the Asiatic Society of Bengal, I commenced an investigation of the tribes of the Nilgiri hills, the Todas, Kotas, and Badagas, bringing down on myself the ...

ISBN: 1230000495608

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$2.80
Get eBook

Ceausescu and the Securitate: Coercion and Dissent in Romania, 1965-1989

Coercion and Dissent in Romania, 1965-1989

by Dennis Deletant

<p>First Published in 2017. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor &amp; Francis, an Informa company.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781315481555

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$84.89

$76.44
Get eBook

Celebrating Urban Community Life

Fairs, Festivals, Parades, and Community Practice

by Melvin Delgado

<p>Communal celebrations bring out the best in us, offering a place for people to come together and take a break from the routines of daily life. They are a vital aspect of city life and are increasingly popular as an urban development ...

ISBN: 9781442621862

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$58.83

$47.07
Get eBook

Central Asia: Challenges of Independence

Challenges of Independence

by BorisZ. Rumer

<p>The economic, political, and international profile of Central Asia has been the subject of much speculation since the region emerged from under the Soviet banner. This book offers systematic, informed analysis of developments in the newest of

ISBN: 9781351572552

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$84.89

$76.44
Get eBook

Central Asia: Views from Washington, Moscow, and Beijing

Views from Washington, Moscow, and Beijing

by Eugene B. Rumer, Dmitri Trenin & Huasheng Zhao

<p>The disintegration of the Soviet Union in 1991 rapidly and irrevocably transformed Central Asia's political landscape. This region of five sovereign states with a population of some fifty million people quickly became a major focus of ...

ISBN: 9781315289519

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$76.50

$68.85
Get eBook

Century Sentence

A Chinese Accusation Against All of the World

by Xu Xue Chun

<p>This book consists of three parts: 1. The commentary on China The commentary on China proceeds from the analysis of the Chinese political phenomena on the basis of the creation of human consciousness, subconscious, culture, and the origin of ...

ISBN: 9781524518127

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$4.39
Get eBook

Challenges of Diversity

Essays on America

by Werner Sollors

<p>What unites and what divides Americans as a nation? Who are we, and can we strike a balance between an emphasis on our divergent ethnic origins and what we have in common? Opening with a survey of American literature through the vantage point

ISBN: 9780813589343

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$47.98

$38.38
Get eBook

Challenging Southeast Asian Development

The shadows of success

by Jonathan Rigg

<p>Over the course of the last half century, the growth economies of Southeast Asia – Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam – have transformed themselves into middle income countries. This book looks at how the ...

ISBN: 9781317414582

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$82.38

$74.24
Get eBook

Change and Continuity in North Korean Politics

by Adam Cathcart, Robert Winstanley-Chesters & Christopher K. Green

<p>In the years since the death of Kim Jong-il and the formal acknowledgement of Kim Jong-un as head of state, the North Korean regime has made a series of moves to further augment and consolidate the ideological foundations of Kimism and cement

ISBN: 9781134811113

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$72.57

$65.33
Get eBook

Change and Continuity in the Pacific

Revisiting the Region

by John Connell & Helen Lee

<p>Thousands of studies have been conducted by social scientists in the villages and islands, and increasingly in the towns, of the Pacific. Despite this, there are few longitudinal studies of any great depth and sophistication in the ...

ISBN: 9781351743716

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$74.78

$67.31
Get eBook

Chen Duxiu's Last Articles and Letters, 1937-1942

by Gregor Benton

<p>This book, first pubished in 1998, collects the final letters and articles of Chen Duxiu (1879-1942). He founded the Chinese Communist Party in 1921, after a revolutionary career in the movement that overthrew the Manchus and brought in the ...

ISBN: 9780429799556

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$56.58

$50.92
Get eBook

Chicano Experience, The

An Alternative Perspective

by Alfredo Mirandé

<p>Mirandé offers a detailed examination of Chicano social history and culture that includes studies of: Chicano labor and the economy; the Mexican immigrant and the U.S.-Mexico border conflict; the evolution of Chicano criminality; the American

ISBN: 9780268086961

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$43.08

$38.82
Get eBook

Chicano Experience, The: An Alternative Perspective

by Mirandé, Alfredo

Mirandé offers a detailed examination of Chicano social history and culture that includes studies of: Chicano labor and the economy; the Mexican immigrant and the U.S.-Mexico border conflict; the evolution of Chicano criminality; the American ...

ISBN: 9780268087180

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$38.56

$30.89
Get eBook

Chicano Movement For Beginners

by Maceo Montoya

<p>As the heyday of the Chicano Movement of the late 1960s to early 70s fades further into history and as more and more of its important figures pass on, so too does knowledge of its significance. Thus, <em>Chicano Movement For Beginners</em> is

ISBN: 9781939994653

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$24.72

$19.79
Get eBook

Child's Play

Sport in Kids' Worlds

by A. James McKeever, William A. Corsaro, Douglas Hartmann & others

<p>Is sport good for kids? When answering this question, both critics and advocates of youth sports tend to fixate on matters of health, whether condemning contact sports for their concussion risk or prescribing athletics as a cure for the ...

ISBN: 9780813572918

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$44.49

$35.63
Get eBook