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  • Agricultural Development In Bangladesh: Prospects For The Future book cover

    Agricultural Development In Bangladesh

    Prospects For The Future, 1st Edition

    By E. Boyd Wennergren

    This book assesses the performance of the agricultural sector and other related areas of the economy of Bangladesh. It identifies positive factors contributing to sectoral growth and development and offers development strategy for achieving increased agricultural productivity.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Economic Reform In The Prc: In Which China's Economists Make Known What Went Wrong, Why, And What Should Be Done About It book cover

    Economic Reform In The Prc

    In Which China's Economists Make Known What Went Wrong, Why, And What Should Be Done About It, 1st Edition

    By C. W. Borklund

    This book offers candid analyses of the strengths and weaknesses of China's economic system and addresses some aspect of the current economic reform. It is an attempt to find the answers to many of the questions directly from the work of Chinese economists and planners themselves.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Metropolis And Nation In Thailand: The Political Economy Of Uneven Development book cover

    Metropolis And Nation In Thailand

    The Political Economy Of Uneven Development, 1st Edition

    By Bruce London

    This book discusses that Bangkok, through the operations of its decision-making elite, has historically been parasitic on the Thai nation and that primate city parasitism is essentially a political phenomenon, more complex than has been previously suggested.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Amaeru/h book cover


    1st Edition

    By Donald D Mitchell

    This book postulates that amae is a motivational factor with universal impact upon Japanese people. It explores the ways in which amae affects political behaviour and law as attitudes towards authority, factionalism, political opposition, and citizen's movements.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Malayasia's Parliamentary System: Representative Politics And Policymaking In A Divided Society book cover

    Malayasia's Parliamentary System

    Representative Politics And Policymaking In A Divided Society, 1st Edition

    By Lloyd D Musolf

    This analysis of the Malaysian parliament documents the interaction of legislator, party, and voter. It focuses on representation and decisionmaking and reveals that societies with racial and ethnic divisions can be ameliorated through a political focus on the electorate's economic concerns.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Japan And The United States: Economic And Political Adversaries book cover

    Japan And The United States

    Economic And Political Adversaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leon Hollerman

    This book is designed as a contribution to the current economic policy debate between the U.S. and Japan, which has increasingly assumed the attributes of an adversary proceeding. It provides a basis for understanding and resolving the difficult questions central to the U.S.-Japan controversy.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • China's Four Modernizations: The New Technological Revolution book cover

    China's Four Modernizations

    The New Technological Revolution, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Baum

    This book addresses the politics of China's technological modernization, the institutional structure of technological research, and the purchase of foreign technology. It also addresses the growth potential of China's critical energy sector and the modernization of China's military establishment.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • China Through The Ages: History Of A Civilization book cover

    China Through The Ages

    History Of A Civilization, 1st Edition

    By Franz Michael

    This book describes the evolving history of ideas in China, from ancient faith in powerful magic to more modern concepts of a logical moral order of the universe and mankind's place in it. It explores the intellectual ferment following the dawn of the age of reason.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Food For One Billion: China's Agriculture Since 1949 book cover

    Food For One Billion

    China's Agriculture Since 1949, 1st Edition

    By Robert C. Hsu

    This book examines the agricultural policies and programs adopted by the Chinese leadership since 1949 and analyzes the role of agriculture in China's changing development strategies. It gives particular attention to the measures intended to improve agricultural technology.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Chinese Awakenings: Life Stories From The Unofficial China book cover

    Chinese Awakenings

    Life Stories From The Unofficial China, 1st Edition

    By James Tyson, Ann Tyson

    This book aims to allow Chinese to speak for themselves. By so doing, it provides a firsthand portrait of China by Chinese. The book shows how, from muddy village crossroads to raucous city streets, Chinese exhilarated by new dreams are shaping the future of their nation. .…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Hidden Horrors: Japanese War Crimes In World War Ii book cover

    Hidden Horrors

    Japanese War Crimes In World War Ii, 1st Edition

    By Yuki Tanaka

    This book documents the previously hidden Japanese atrocities in World War ll, including cannibalism; the slaughter and starvation of prisoners of war; the rape, enforced prostitution, and murder of noncombatants; and biological warfare experiments.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Legacy Of A Divided Nation: India's Muslims From Independence To Ayodhya book cover

    Legacy Of A Divided Nation

    India's Muslims From Independence To Ayodhya, 1st Edition

    By Mushirul Hasan

    This book is regarded as a personal manifesto, a statement through the history of partition and its aftermath, of the values which India's Muslims should cherish and of the national priorities they should promote. It provides the reference-point for understanding India's Partition and its legacy.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

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