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  • Soldiers, Citizens, And The Symbols Of War: From Classical Greece To Republican Rome, 500-167 B.c. book cover

    Soldiers, Citizens, And The Symbols Of War

    From Classical Greece To Republican Rome, 500-167 B.c., 1st Edition

    By Antonio Santosuosso

    In this comprehensive overview of ancient warfare, Antonio Santosuosso explores how the tactical and strategic concepts of warfare changed between the beginning of the fifth century B.C. and the middle of the second century B.C. and why the West-Greece, Macedonia, and Rome-triumphed over the…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • The Lao: Gender, Power, And Livelihood book cover

    The Lao

    Gender, Power, And Livelihood, 1st Edition

    By Carol Ireson-Doolittle

    The Lao discusses culture and village life in Laos, exploring topics of kinship and family, gender relations, households, religion, livelihood strategies, and ethnicity. In particular, it highlights the effects of recent development projects on the relative power of men and women in rural Lao…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge
    Case Studies in Anthropology

  • Latin America In Crisis book cover

    Latin America In Crisis

    1st Edition

    By John W. Sherman

    Latin America in Crisis builds a clear-eyed consideration of the fundamental economic and political realities of Latin America today onto a framework of introductory history. It is a concise core text for Latin American survey courses that require both a historical perspective and an attention to…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • The Rule Of Law And Economic Reform In Russia book cover

    The Rule Of Law And Economic Reform In Russia

    1st Edition

    By Jeffery Sachs

    What impact has Russia's chosen path of reform had on the development of law after the collapse of the communist regime? This collection of essays examines how Russia's distinctive traditions of law-and lawlessness-are shaping the current struggle for economic reform in the country. Nine renowned…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • The Psychology Of Religion book cover

    The Psychology Of Religion

    1st Edition

    By Bernard Spilka

    Theory in the psychology of religion is in a state of rapid development, and the present volume demonstrates how various positions in this field may be translated into original foundational work that will in turn encourage exploration in many directions. A number of new contributions are collected…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • The Skull Beneath The Skin: Africa After The Cold War book cover

    The Skull Beneath The Skin

    Africa After The Cold War, 1st Edition

    By Mark Huband

    In The Skull Beneath the Skin: Africa After the Cold War award-winning journalist Mark Huband argues that foreign involvement in Africa has been the single most destructive element in the continent's history. He argues that the catastrophes that have erupted since the end of the Cold War are a…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Third World Cities In Global Perspective: The Political Economy Of Uneven Urbanization book cover

    Third World Cities In Global Perspective

    The Political Economy Of Uneven Urbanization, 1st Edition

    By David O Smith

    In this innovative book, David Smith ultimately links what happens on the ground in the neighbourhoods where people live to the larger political and economic forces at work, putting these connections in a historical framework and using a case study approach. The societies of the world's…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Two Parties--or More?: The American Party System, Second Edition book cover

    Two Parties--or More?

    The American Party System, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By John F Bibby

    Students of American government are faced with an enduring dilemma: Why two parties? Why has this system remained largely intact while around the world democracies support multiparty systems? Should our two-party system continue as we enter the new millennium? This newly revised and updated edition…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Trade And Transformation In Korea, 1876-1945 book cover

    Trade And Transformation In Korea, 1876-1945

    1st Edition

    By Dennis Mcnamara

    Exploring the interaction among system, state, and society, this book illuminates the social and economic history of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century colonial Korea. Dennis McNamara argues that transformation within and trade abroad, led by rice exports, spurred Korea's shift from…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Throwing The Emperor From His Horse: Portrait Of A Village Leader In China, 1923-1995 book cover

    Throwing The Emperor From His Horse

    Portrait Of A Village Leader In China, 1923-1995, 1st Edition

    By Peter J Seybolt

    This engaging book sketches an intimate portrait of the life of Wang Fucheng, an illiterate peasant who served for thirty years as Communist party secretary of an impoverished village on the north China plain. Based on conversations over a seven-year period (1987 - 1994) between Wang Fucheng and…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Through The Looking Glass: Women And Borderline Personality Disorder book cover

    Through The Looking Glass

    Women And Borderline Personality Disorder, 1st Edition

    By Dana Becker

    This book offers a comprehensive exploration of the relationship between gender, the experience of psychological distress that we currently call borderline personality disorder, and the borderline diagnosis as a classification of psychiatric disorder. It offers a new emphasis on elements of female…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Turkey Between East And West: New Challenges For A Rising Regional Power book cover

    Turkey Between East And West

    New Challenges For A Rising Regional Power, 1st Edition

    By Vojtech Mastny

    Linked by ethnic and religious affinities to two post-Cold War crisis areas—the former Soviet Union and Yugoslavia—Turkey is positioned to play an influential role in the promotion of regional economic cooperation and in taking new approaches to security. In this book, experts from Turkey, Europe,…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

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