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  • The Development Trajectory of Eastern Societies book cover

    The Development Trajectory of Eastern Societies

    1st Edition

    By Zhao Jiaxiang

    In the four volumes of The Development Trajectory of Eastern Societies and the Theories and Practices of Socialism, the author re-examines Marx and Engels’ theories on the development trajectory of Eastern societies by integrating theoretical analysis of Marxist theories and an historical…

    Hardback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Gender, Violence and Power in Indonesia: Across Time and Space book cover

    Gender, Violence and Power in Indonesia

    Across Time and Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katharine McGregor, Ana Dragojlovic, Hannah Loney

    This book uses an interdisciplinary approach to chart how various forms of violence - domestic, military, legal and political - are not separate instances of violence, but rather embedded in structural inequalities brought about by colonialism, occupation and state violence. The book explores both…

    Hardback – 2020-04-08 
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • International Studies in the Philippines: Mapping New Frontiers in Theory and Practice book cover

    International Studies in the Philippines

    Mapping New Frontiers in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frances Antoinette Cruz, Nassef Manabilang Adiong

    How can local experiences and the social transformation generated by modernity help to enrich our understanding of the international? What might a version of the much-discussed "non-Western International Relations (IR)" look like? What continuities and discontinuities from the Philippine experience…

    Hardback – 2020-04-07 
    Routledge
    International Relations in Southeast Asia

  • Tourism and Development in Southeast Asia book cover

    Tourism and Development in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Dolezal, Alexander Trupp, Huong T. Bui

    This book analyses the role tourism plays for sustainable development in Southeast Asia. It seeks to assesses tourism’s impact on residents and localities across the region by critically debating and offering new understandings of its dynamics on the global and local levels. Offering a myriad of…

    Hardback – 2020-04-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • New Frontiers in Japanese Studies book cover

    New Frontiers in Japanese Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Akihiro Ogawa, Philip Seaton

    Over the last 70 years, Japanese Studies scholarship has gone through several dominant paradigms, from ‘demystifying the Japanese’, to analysis of Japanese economic strength, to discussion of global interest in Japanese popular culture. This book assesses this literature, considering future…

    Hardback – 2020-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Japan's New World Role book cover

    Japan's New World Role

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua D. Katz

    This book aims to provide a glimpse into the vital debate among Japanese and Western scholars, policymakers, and private sector leaders concerning Japan's future course—a process with implications extending far beyond Japan to the entire world political system.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • From Plan To Market: The Economic Transition In Vietnam book cover

    From Plan To Market

    The Economic Transition In Vietnam, 1st Edition

    By Adam Fforde

    This clear and accessible text explores Vietnam's successful transition from neo-Stalinist central planning to a market economy—"Vietnamese style." After describing the north Vietnamese system prior to 1975 and its colonial and precolonial antecedents, the authors uncover the mechanisms of that…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • China Briefing, 1985 book cover

    China Briefing, 1985

    1st Edition

    Edited by John S. Major

    China Briefing, 1985 approaches the events of the previous year providing a long-term perspective on the dramatic developments of spring and summer 1984. Senior China specialists examine the student demonstrations and their aftermath in the larger context of the 40-year history of the People's…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Chiang Kai-shek's Secret Past: The Memoir Of His Second Wife, Ch'en Chieh-ju book cover

    Chiang Kai-shek's Secret Past

    The Memoir Of His Second Wife, Ch'en Chieh-ju, 1st Edition

    By Ch'en Chieh-ju

    This engrossing memoir tells the fascinating story of one of China's great leaders during the Nationalist revolution of the 1920s and of the woman who paid a staggering price so that he could attain his ambition. The tale begins in 1919 when the thirty-two-year-old Chiang Kai-shek met the naïve…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Deng Xiaoping: Chronicle Of An Empire book cover

    Deng Xiaoping

    Chronicle Of An Empire, 1st Edition

    By Ruan Ming

    In 1978, Deng Xiaoping, China's paramount leader, launched the economic reforms that turned the world's most populous nation into an economic dynamo. Yet Deng also shaped the destiny of a China that to this day is locked in the iron embrace of the Chinese Communist Party and its ancient,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Destinies Shared: U.s.-japanese Relations book cover

    Destinies Shared

    U.s.-japanese Relations, 1st Edition

    By Paul Gordon Lauren

    As we approach what is often called the Age of the Pacific one fact is clearly before us: The next century will see the United States and Japan standing together at the dynamic center of a new global economic structure. Together, along with the other advanced nations, we will share-even more than…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • China Briefing, 1989 book cover

    China Briefing, 1989

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony J. Kane

    China Briefing, 1989 approaches the events of the previous year differently from past volumes in the series, providing a long-term perspective on the dramatic developments of spring and summer 1988. Senior China specialists examine the student demonstrations and their aftermath in the larger…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

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