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  • Power Restructuring In China And Russia book cover

    Power Restructuring In China And Russia

    1st Edition

    By Mark Lupher

    The massive economic transformations and political upheavals that have been sweeping China and the Soviet Union in the final decades of the twentieth century are among the great dramas of our time. Yet the origins of these revolutionary changes are murky and their outcomes unclear. Have we…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
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  • Proletarian Power: Shanghai In The Cultural Revolution book cover

    Proletarian Power

    Shanghai In The Cultural Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Perry, Li Xun

    This pathbreaking book offers the first in-depth study of Chinese labor activism during the momentous upheaval of the Cultural Revolution. The authors explore three distinctive forms of working-class protest: rebellion, conservatism, and economism. Labor, they argue, was working at cross-purposes…

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  • The Russian Discovery of Japan, 1670–1800 book cover

    The Russian Discovery of Japan, 1670–1800

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    By David N. Wells

    During the period of the Tokugawa shogunate’s seclusion policy from about 1630 onwards there was very little European interaction with the Japanese except through the restricted Dutch presence at Nagasaki. During this period, however, Russians exploring Siberia and the Russian Far East…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
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    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

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    The Ming World

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    Edited by Kenneth M Swope

    The Ming World draws together scholars from all over the world to bring China’s Ming Dynasty (1368-1662) to life, exploring recent scholarly trends and academic debates that highlight the dynamism of the Ming and its key place in the early modern world. The book is designed to replicate the…

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    Routledge Worlds

  • Women and Domestic Violence Law in India: A Quest for Justice book cover

    Women and Domestic Violence Law in India

    A Quest for Justice, 1st Edition

    By Shalu Nigam

    This book critically examines domestic violence law in India. It focuses on women’s experiences and perspectives as victims and litigants, with regard to accessibility to law and justice. It also reflects on the manner in which the legal process reproduces gender hierarchies. This volume:…

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    Routledge India

  • Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This collection of out-of-print books brings together research on the key aspects of Korea: its business world; religious world; society; and language. It is an essential reference collection.…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Innovation and Industrial Development in China: A Schumpeterian Perspective on China’s Economic Transformation book cover

    Innovation and Industrial Development in China

    A Schumpeterian Perspective on China’s Economic Transformation, 1st Edition

    By Kaidong Feng

    This book focuses on China's economic transformation at firm and institution levels. It shares insights into the growth of innovative Chinese firms in the automobile and telecom equipment sectors, both of which promoted social dialogue of policy-making and ultimately contributed to a policy…

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    Routledge Frontiers of Business Management

  • Routledge Library Editions: Afghanistan book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Afghanistan

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This collection features three key previously out-of-print books that examine Afghanistan’s colonial history; its literature and culture through the tradition of oral narrative; and the social, cultural and political impact of the Soviet invasion of 1979, the ramifications of which are still being…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Afghanistan

  • Doing Business in Korea book cover

    Doing Business in Korea

    1st Edition

    Edited by Arthur M. Whitehill

    The South Korean economy was a spectacularly successful twentieth century story. This book, first published in 1987, examines many important aspects of the Korean way of doing business, and provides a valuable guide not only to the business practices of South Korea, but also to the attitudes of…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Korea Today book cover

    Korea Today

    1st Edition

    By George M. McCune

    This book, first published in 1950, was the first comprehensive study of post-War Korea after its liberation and division. It provides an analysis of the American and Russian military occupations, the efforts of the United Nations to deal with the problem of unification of the country, the…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Religions of Old Korea book cover

    Religions of Old Korea

    1st Edition

    By Charles Allen Clark

    This book, first published in 1932, was written by a Western expert on Korea, and was the first to thoroughly investigate and document the old religious practices of Korea. No book like this could be written again from original sources, for all of the data has passed away, and archival records are…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
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    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Hanyang Kut: Korean Shaman Ritual Music from Seoul book cover

    Hanyang Kut

    Korean Shaman Ritual Music from Seoul, 1st Edition

    By Maria K. Seo

    This volume, first published in 2002, presents a sophisticated analysis of the musical instruments, repertoires, musicians and ensembles, and symbolism of the ritual music of Shamans of Seoul, Korea. Placed firmly in a social and historical context, it shows that Shamanism, considered superstition…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
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    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

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