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  • Surviving the Storm: A Memoir: A Memoir book cover

    Surviving the Storm: A Memoir

    A Memoir, 1st Edition

    By Chen Xuezhao

    Memoirs of the Chinese author, Chen Xeuzhao, who was branded a rightist by the communist authorities. The book tells of her suffering during the Cultural Revolution.…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • The Emptiness of Affluence in Japan book cover

    The Emptiness of Affluence in Japan

    1st Edition

    By Gavan McCormack

    Against the powerful image of Japan as a rising economic superpower, or even, in Ezra Vogel's influential formulation a deade ago, "Japan as number 1", this book explores the fragility, hubris and human and environmental costs of Japan's desperate drive for hyperdevelopment. As this economic…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Environmental and Natural Resources Economics: Theory, Policy and the Sustainable Society book cover

    Environmental and Natural Resources Economics

    Theory, Policy and the Sustainable Society, 3rd Edition

    By Steven Hackett, Sahan T. M. Dissanayake

    This new edition of "Environmental and Natural Resources Economics" provides an accessible yet rigorous treatment of the subject, including the economics of sustainability. The new edition has been updated extensively throughout. A new chapter has been added on fisheries economics and policy, and…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Dragons Entangled: Indochina and the China-Vietnam War: Indochina and the China-Vietnam War book cover

    Dragons Entangled: Indochina and the China-Vietnam War

    Indochina and the China-Vietnam War, 1st Edition

    By Steven J. Hood

    In February 1979, China launched a full scale attack on Vietnam bringing to the surface the deep tension between the two socialist neighbours. The importance of the resultant war is often overlooked. Millions of people throughout the region were affected, and the frictions that remain in the wake…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • American Foreign Policy Since the Vietnam War: The Search for Consensus from Nixon to Clinton book cover

    American Foreign Policy Since the Vietnam War

    The Search for Consensus from Nixon to Clinton, 3rd Edition

    By Richard A Melanson

    A revealing look at presidential politics and foreign policy-making from the aftermath of Vietnam to the NATO intervention in Kosovo. The book illuminates the relationship between presidents' domestic and foreign policy priorities and the key role of public opinion in constraining presidential…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Industry Studies book cover

    Industry Studies

    3rd Edition

    By Larry L. Duetsch

    Featuring new chapters on casino gambling and the nursing home industry, and updated throughout, the new edition of this highly readable text analyzes well-defined industries from commodities and manufacturing to distribution and services, showing how firms compete with one another. Each study…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Politics of Disillusionment: Chinese Communist Party Under Deng Xiaoping, 1978-89: Chinese Communist Party Under Deng Xiaoping, 1978-89 book cover

    Politics of Disillusionment: Chinese Communist Party Under Deng Xiaoping, 1978-89

    Chinese Communist Party Under Deng Xiaoping, 1978-89, 1st Edition

    By Hsi-Sheng Chi

    An analysis of the Chinese Communist Party from the time of Deng Xiaoping's return to power in 1978 to his resignation from his last major party post in the wake of the 1989 Tiananmen crisis, this work traces the evolution of Deng's grand strategy to create unity and stability so that he could…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Urban Politics: New York Style: New York Style book cover

    Urban Politics: New York Style

    New York Style, 1st Edition

    By J. Bellush, Dick Netzer

    In many respects, New York City is an unnatural wonder, quite unlike any other American city and also unlike megacities in other industrial countries. Its government and politics, its physical attributes-like the celebrated skyline and high population density-and many of its social…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Dissatisfaction: Citizens, Services and Urban Institutions: Citizens, Services and Urban Institutions book cover

    The Politics of Dissatisfaction: Citizens, Services and Urban Institutions

    Citizens, Services and Urban Institutions, 1st Edition

    By William E. Lyons, David Lowery, Ruth Hoogland DeHoog

    The Politics of Dissatisfaction: Citizens, Services, and Urban Institutions is destined to be a classic in public administration and public policy; it makes major theoretical and empirical contributions to the literature in both fields. It is a rigorous empirical attempt to assess the public choice…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Pricing and Growth: Neo-Ricardian Approach: Neo-Ricardian Approach book cover

    Pricing and Growth: Neo-Ricardian Approach

    Neo-Ricardian Approach, 1st Edition

    By Stanley Bober

    This monograph introduces the student to the neo-Ricardian paradigm in economics. It restores the core of economic reasoning to its classical roots with a focus on production and class distribution, rather than the optimum allocation of scarce resources. As in the neo-Ricardian tradition, the book…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to the Policy Process: Theories, Concepts and Models of Public Policy Making book cover

    An Introduction to the Policy Process

    Theories, Concepts and Models of Public Policy Making, 1st Edition

    By Thomas A. Birkland

    A concise, accessible introduction to the public policy process that can be read on may levels. The author's direct writing style and extensive use of examples will appeal to students as well as practitioners.The book offers an extensive overview of the best current thinking on the policy process,…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Advances in Traffic Psychology book cover

    Advances in Traffic Psychology

    1st Edition

    By Mark Sullman

    Edited by Lisa Dorn

    Traffic psychology is a rapidly expanding and broad field within applied psychology with a considerable volume of research activities and a growing network of academic strands of enquiry. The discipline primarily focuses on the behaviour of road users and the psychological processes underlying…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    CRC Press
    Human Factors in Road and Rail Transport

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