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  • Chinese American Masculinities: From Fu Manchu to Bruce Lee book cover

    Chinese American Masculinities

    From Fu Manchu to Bruce Lee, 1st Edition

    By Jachinson Chan

    This book is one of the first scholarly analyses of the current social constructions of Chinese American masculinities. Arguing that many of these notions are limited to stereotypes, Chan goes beyond this to present a more complex understanding of the topic. Incorporating historical references,…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Studies in Asian Americans

  • Journal of Captain Cook's Last Voyage book cover

    Journal of Captain Cook's Last Voyage

    1st Edition

    By John, Rickman

    First published in 1967. This journal is a copy of the narrated manuscript of Captain Cook’s last voyage of discovery into the Pacific Ocean. It spans from 1776 to 1779 and includes illustrations and maps.…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Israel at the Polls 1999: Israel: the First Hundred Years, Volume III book cover

    Israel at the Polls 1999

    Israel: the First Hundred Years, Volume III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel J. Elazar, M. Ben Mollov

    The 1999 Israeli elections focused on the character of the main political contenders for prime minister - Binyamin Netanyahu and Ehud Barak. Along with Barak's victory, the Israeli public made important statements concerning the shape and direction of Israeli political culture with a hope of a…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Israeli History, Politics and Society

  • Cecil Rhodes and the Cape Afrikaners: The Imperial Colossus and the Colonial Parish Pump book cover

    Cecil Rhodes and the Cape Afrikaners

    The Imperial Colossus and the Colonial Parish Pump, 1st Edition

    By M. Tamarkin

    This study of the relationship between Cecil Rhodes and the Cape Afrikaners fills many gaps in his political biography. Previous biographers have rarely consulted the abundant Cape Afrikaner sources that this book refers to and which contribute to a better understanding of Rhodes' political career.…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • The Vietnamese Economy and Its Transformation to an Open Market System book cover

    The Vietnamese Economy and Its Transformation to an Open Market System

    1st Edition

    By William T. Alpert

    These previously unpublished papers by leading American and Vietnamese economists analyze the dramatic transformation of Vietnam's economy during the 1990s and its prospects for the future. The three main sections of the book discuss Vietnam's turbulent history, recent economic reforms, and the…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Exploding Technical Communication: Workplace Literacy Hierarchies and Their Implications for Literacy Sponsorship book cover

    Exploding Technical Communication

    Workplace Literacy Hierarchies and Their Implications for Literacy Sponsorship, 1st Edition

    By Remley Dirk, Charles H. Sides

    Within the framework of New Literacy Studies, Dirk Remley presents a historical study of how technical communication practices at a World War II arsenal sponsored literacy within the community in which it operated from 1940 to 1960 and contemporary implications of similar forms of sponsorship. The…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Baywood's Technical Communications

  • Money and the Nation State: The Financial Revolution, Government and the World Monetary System book cover

    Money and the Nation State

    The Financial Revolution, Government and the World Monetary System, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Dowd

    Monetary and banking problems in the world today arise not so much from the failure of specific policies as from more deep-seated problems in institutional structures. Individuals clearly make mistakes and legislatures make bad laws, but the institutions from which decisions and laws emanate…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • The Sociology of Knowledge: Toward a Deeper Understanding of the History of Ideas book cover

    The Sociology of Knowledge

    Toward a Deeper Understanding of the History of Ideas, 1st Edition

    By Werner Stark

    This volume serves as both an introduction to the field of the sociology of knowledge and an interpretation of the thought of the major figures associated with its development More than a compendium of ideas, Stark seeks here to put order into what he regarded as a diffuse tradition of diverse…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • The Passionate Mind: Sources of Destruction and Creativity book cover

    The Passionate Mind

    Sources of Destruction and Creativity, 2nd Edition

    By Robin Fox

    Consciousness, declares Robin Fox, is "out of context." Useful as an adaptation in the Stone Age, it brought humanity to the top of the food chain but has now created a world it cannot control. The Passionate Mind explores this paradox not through academic demonstration but through satiric…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Misplaced Loyalties: History of Ideas book cover

    Misplaced Loyalties

    History of Ideas, 1st Edition

    By Anselm L. Strauss

    Originally published in 1989 as Appointment in Vienna, Esther Menaker's Misplaced Loyalties is a fascinating memoir covering five years of student life in Vienna during the early years of the psychoanalytic movement started by Sigmund Freud. It begins in 1930, when, full of high expectations, the…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • European Romanticism: Self-Definition book cover

    European Romanticism

    Self-Definition, 1st Edition

    By Lilian R. Furst

    First published in 1980. This collection of carefully selected extracts from primary texts seeks to show what the Romantics themselves held Romanticism to be. The movement is thus defined in terms of the writers’ own views of their art both in general principle and in practical terms. This title…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

  • Blake & Tradition V2 book cover

    Blake & Tradition V2

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Raine

    First published in 2002. This is a collection of topics of A.W.Mellon Lectures of fine Arts stemming from 1962 on the works of Blake. This volume looks at Blake’s work in three discussions; Reason, Perception and ‘What is Man’. Includes poems such as The Tyger, The Ancient Trees and The Sickness of…

    eBook – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

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