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  • Banking and Debt Recovery in Emerging Markets: The Law Reform Context book cover

    Banking and Debt Recovery in Emerging Markets

    The Law Reform Context, 1st Edition

    By Sonali Abeyratne

    This title was first published in 2001. A developing country that is pursuing free market economic policies requires a modern commercial law infrastructure, which enables the emerging economy to have in place properly functioning credit and other financial systems which stimulate domestic and…

    Paperback – 2020-08-17 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Mahatma Gandhi: Essays and Reflections on his Life and Work book cover

    Mahatma Gandhi

    Essays and Reflections on his Life and Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by S. Radhakrishnan

    Published in 1939, this work was presented to Mahatma Gandhi on his 70th birthday, October 22nd, 1939. This work is not only a remarkable tribute from notable men and women of diverse views, but an important estimate of the life and thought of Mahatma Gandhi.…

    Paperback – 2020-08-16 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Modern Malay book cover

    The Modern Malay

    1st Edition

    By L. Richmond Wheeler

    First published in 1928, this book us a very complete survey of the Malay Peninsula, its physical aspects, its history, laws government, and present day problems; while a large part of the book is devoted to a study of the Malay himself. Mr. Wheeler, who has travelled far and wide, has spent seven…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Islam and Biomedical Research Ethics book cover

    Islam and Biomedical Research Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Mehrunisha Suleman

    This book is a contribution to the nascent discourse on global health and biomedical research ethics involving Muslim populations and Islamic contexts. It presents a rich sociological account about the ways in which debates and questions involving Islam within the biomedical research context are…

    Hardback – 2020-08-15 
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    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Tents in Mongolia: Adventures and Experiences among the Nomads of Central Asia book cover

    Tents in Mongolia

    Adventures and Experiences among the Nomads of Central Asia, 1st Edition

    By Henning Haslund

    Published in 1934: This book describes his adventures and experiences among the Nomads of Central Asia.…

    Paperback – 2020-08-11 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The British Impact on India book cover

    The British Impact on India

    1st Edition

    By Sir Percival Griffiths

    First published in 1952, imperialism is a regularly recurring historical phenomenon, calling for neither approval not condemnation in the abstract. A more profitable exercise is to consider particular imperialisms and assess their spirit and their achievements. From this premise Sir Percival…

    Paperback – 2020-08-11 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • A History of the Islamic World, 600-1800: Empire, Dynastic Formations, and Heterogeneities in Pre-Modern Islamic West-Asia book cover

    A History of the Islamic World, 600-1800

    Empire, Dynastic Formations, and Heterogeneities in Pre-Modern Islamic West-Asia, 1st Edition

    By Jo Van Steenbergen

    A History of the Islamic World, 600-1800 supplies a fresh and unique survey of the formation of the Islamic world and the key developments that characterize this broad region’s history from late antiquity up to the beginning of the modern era. Containing two chronological parts and fourteen…

    Paperback – 2020-08-01 
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  • Henri Bertin and the Representation of China in Eighteenth-Century France book cover

    Henri Bertin and the Representation of China in Eighteenth-Century France

    1st Edition

    By John Finlay

    This is an in-depth study of the intellectual, technical, and artistic encounters between Europe and China in the late eighteenth century, focusing on the purposeful acquisition of information and images that characterized a direct engagement with the idea of "China." The central figure in this…

    Hardback – 2020-08-01 
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Scripting Japan: Orthography, Variation, and the Creation of Meaning in Written Japanese book cover

    Scripting Japan

    Orthography, Variation, and the Creation of Meaning in Written Japanese, 1st Edition

    By Wesley C. Robertson

    Imagine this book was written in Comic Sans. Would this choice impact your image of me as an author, despite causing no literal change to the content within? Generally, discussions of how language variants influence interpretation of language acts/users have focused on variation in speech. But it…

    Hardback – 2020-08-01 
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    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Exploring Digital Humanities in India: Pedagogies, Practices, and Institutional Possibilities book cover

    Exploring Digital Humanities in India

    Pedagogies, Practices, and Institutional Possibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maya Dodd, Nidhi Kalra

    This book explores emergence of digital humanities in the Indian context. It looks at how online and digital resources have transformed classroom and research practices. It examines fundamental questions: What is digital humanities? Who is a digital humanist? What is its place in the Indian context…

    Paperback – 2020-07-31 
    Routledge India

  • Human Rights of the Third Gender in India: Beyond the Binary book cover

    Human Rights of the Third Gender in India

    Beyond the Binary, 1st Edition

    By Lopamudra Sengupta

    This book engages with the discourses on human rights as they apply to the transgender or the hijra community in India, capturing not only their larger struggle for legal rights and dignity but also their personal hardships. It situates the issues and concerns of the Indian transgender community…

    Hardback – 2020-07-22 
    Routledge India

  • Japanese Political Theatre in the 18th Century: Bunraku Puppet Plays in Social Context book cover

    Japanese Political Theatre in the 18th Century

    Bunraku Puppet Plays in Social Context, 1st Edition

    By Akihiro Odanaka, Masami Iwai

    Bunraku has fascinated theatre practitioners through its particular forms of staging, such as highly elaborated manipulation of puppets and exquisite coordination of chanters and shamisen players. However Bunraku lacks scholarship dedicated to translating not only the language but cultural barriers…

    Hardback – 2020-07-20 
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    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

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