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  • China's Energy And Mineral Industries: Current Perspectives book cover

    China's Energy And Mineral Industries

    Current Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by James P. Dorian

    This book is based on papers presented at the China Energy and Mineral Policies and Planning Conference held at the East-West Center. It discusses the energy and minerals development policies of China as well as the outlook for trade in technology, energy commodities, and minerals.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 

  • China's Quest For Independence: Policy Evolution In The 1970s book cover

    China's Quest For Independence

    Policy Evolution In The 1970s, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Fingar

    This examination of policy developments in the People's Republic of China since the Cultural Revolution addresses two central questions: how durable were foreign and domestic policies during the 1970s and what is the relationship between both of these policy areas and internal political maneuvering?…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 

  • China Geographer: No. 12: The Environment book cover

    China Geographer

    No. 12: The Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Clifton W. Pannell

    This book seeks to promote better understanding of China through improved knowledge of its geography. It presents papers on a variety of environmental topics in China ranging from earthquake hazards to nature preserves. New research techniques and analytical methodologies are also presented.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 

  • Asia In Soviet Global Strategy book cover

    Asia In Soviet Global Strategy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ray S. Cline

    This book, the final report of the Soviet Global Strategy Project, describes the USSR's basic approach to the many states in Asia and the Pacific Basin, including nations stretching from Japan to Australia.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 

  • Capital, The State, And Late Industrialization: Comparative Perspectives On The Pacific Rim book cover

    Capital, The State, And Late Industrialization

    Comparative Perspectives On The Pacific Rim, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Borrego

    This book explores the foundation and nature of the relationship between capitalist accumulation and the state in East Asia and Latin America that has profoundly influenced industrialization and macroeconomic performance. .…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 

  • Industrial Tree Plantations and the Land Rush in China: Implications for Global Land Grabbing book cover

    Industrial Tree Plantations and the Land Rush in China

    Implications for Global Land Grabbing, 1st Edition

    By Yunan Xu

    This book analyses the political and economic causes, mechanisms and impacts of the industrial tree plantation boom in China. In the past two decades, the industrial tree plantation sector has been expanding rapidly in China, especially in Guangxi Province. Based on extensive primary data, this…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge Studies in Global Land and Resource Grabbing

  • 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 – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • The World of the Oxus Civilization book cover

    The World of the Oxus Civilization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bertille Lyonnet, Nadezhda Dubova

    This collection of essays presents a synthesis of current research on the Oxus Civilization, which rose and developed at the turn of the 3rd to 2nd millennia BC in Central Asia. First discovered in the 1970s, the Oxus Civilization, or the Bactria–Margiana Archaeological Complex, has engendered…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge Worlds

  • Neoliberalism, Globalization, and

    Neoliberalism, Globalization, and "Elite" Education in China

    Becoming International, 1st Edition

    By Shuning Liu

    This book examines the practices and effects of emerging international curriculum programs established by Chinese elite public high schools and supported by China’s New Curriculum Reform and the Chinese-Foreign Cooperation in Running Schools (CFCRS) policy. Drawing on critical theory, the book…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Politics of Education in Asia

  • Homelessness: Research, Practice, and Policy book cover


    Research, Practice, and Policy, 1st Edition

    By S.P.K. Jena

    This book provides insights into the experiences of ‘homelessness’, while exploring its psychological, and socio-economic dimensions. Hunger, addiction, and disability, which often accompany homelessness, are brought into focus and discussed within the frameworks of promoting social …

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge India

  • What Made Korea’s Rapid Growth Possible? book cover

    What Made Korea’s Rapid Growth Possible?

    1st Edition

    By Jungho Yoo

    Korea’s experience of rapid economic growth represents both hope and challenge to many developing countries. The conventional wisdom inside and outside Korea has been that the government’s policies such as export promotion, industrial targeting, etc. made the rapid growth possible. This book…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • The Sociology of Structural Disaster: Beyond Fukushima book cover

    The Sociology of Structural Disaster

    Beyond Fukushima, 1st Edition

    By Miwao Matsumoto

    How and why did credible scientists, engineers, government officials, journalists, and others collectively give rise to a drastic failure to control the threat to the population of the Fukushima disaster? Why was there no effort on the part of inter-organizational networks, well-coordinated in the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

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