• Private Correspondence between Sir Harry Parkes and Edmund Hammond, 1865-1868 book cover

    Private Correspondence between Sir Harry Parkes and Edmund Hammond, 1865-1868

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Morton

      This is a new series which publishes for the first time the correspondences of Sir Harry Smith Parkes (1828 – 1885) the second British Minister of Japan, and includes the complete transcriptions of his ‘private’ letters to and from Edmund Hammond, permanent Under-Secretary of State for…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26
    Edition Synapse
    Official and Unofficial British Attitudes to Japan, 1865-1883

  • W. Stanley Jevons: Selected Works in Variorum Editions book cover

    W. Stanley Jevons

    Selected Works in Variorum Editions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Inoue Takutoshi

    This is the first variorum edition of the works of William Stanley Jevons (1835-1882), covering The Coal Question and The Theory of Political Economy, two of the most important books in economics and the social history of Victorian Britain. Both books were revised by Jevons during his life time…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26
    Edition Synapse

  • Estampes japonaises, tirées de diverses collections et exposées au Musée des Arts Décoratifs de Paris 1909-1914, Collection des Catalogues (3-vol. ES set): Western Sources of Japanese Art and Japonism, Series 10 book cover

    Estampes japonaises, tirées de diverses collections et exposées au Musée des Arts Décoratifs de Paris 1909-1914, Collection des Catalogues (3-vol. ES set)

    Western Sources of Japanese Art and Japonism, Series 10, 1st Edition

    Edited by Akiko Mabuchi

    This collection is a three-volume facsimile edition in large folio format of the complete catalogues of the series of 6 major exhibitions of Ukiyoe Hanga, Japanese woodblock prints, held in Paris over the period 1909 to 1914. Organized chronologically from the early Ukiyoe period of 17th century…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26
    Routledge

  • Music and its Virtues in Islamic and Judaic Writings book cover

    Music and its Virtues in Islamic and Judaic Writings

    1st Edition

    By Amnon Shiloah

    A fascinating aspect of the study of music in medieval Islamic and Judaic writings is the broad and interdisciplinary nature of the works and treatises in which it is covered. In addition, such works verbalize an art that was transmitted orally and took shape spontaneously, typically with…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Chinese Philosophy book cover

    Chinese Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bo Mou

    Chinese philosophy has been shaped over the last 3000 years by various movements, schools of philosophical thought, philosophical ways of thinking and their thinkers. The rich resources of Chinese philosophy and their value and significance to the common philosophical enterprise, especially to the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Philosophy

  • Early Islamic Art, 650–1100: Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume I book cover

    Early Islamic Art, 650–1100

    Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume I, 1st Edition

    By Oleg Grabar

    Early Islamic Art, 650-1100 is the first in a set of four volumes of studies by Oleg Grabar. Between them they bring together more than eighty articles, studies and essays, work spanning half a century. Each volume takes a particular section of the topic, the three subsequent volumes being entitled…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Power, Marginality, and the Body in Medieval Islam book cover

    Power, Marginality, and the Body in Medieval Islam

    1st Edition

    By Fedwa Malti-Douglas

    From rulers to uninvited guests, from women to thieves, from dreams to names, from blindness to torture - in a series of ground-breaking studies, Power, Marginality, and the Body in Medieval Islam explores the multi-layered and complex textual universe of medieval Islam. The power of the ruler sits…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • China's Security book cover

    China's Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Liselotte Odgaard, Mathieu Duchâtel

    Chinese security has become a key focus after the Cold War. In just a few decades, China has gone from an obscure position as a closed communist developing country with little integration into international institutions over being designated a prospective strategic partner of the United States to…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

  • The Middle East book cover

    The Middle East

    1st Edition

    Edited by IISS

    Since at least 2001, the Middle East has been the focal point of American foreign policy and military strategy. The shock of 9/11 brought the US and its allies first into Afghanistan and then, via grim momentum and fraught logic, into Iraq. But the United States has of course been engaged in the…

    Hardback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge
    Critical Themes in Contemporary Security

  • Tourism in East and Southeast Asia CC 4V book cover

    Tourism in East and Southeast Asia CC 4V

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Harrison, Victor T. King, J. S. Eades

    This new 4 volume collection brings together publications from journals and book chapters that the editors consider to be the key contributions in the scholarly literature on tourism in East and South-east Asia. The volumes will cover the historical development of tourism, and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

  • Religion in Contemporary China book cover

    Religion in Contemporary China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xinzhong Yao

    This new 4 volume collection is an authoritative anthology containing the best scholarship on aspects of religion in contemporary China. The articles will focus on religious beliefs, practices and organisations as well as on the interactive relations between religion and other dimensions of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

  • Urbanization in China book cover

    Urbanization in China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Crawford, Marco Cenzatti

    Since the "Opening Up" period of 1978-80, China has urbanized with unprecedented speed. The construction of completely new cities and the dramatic redevelopment of existing urban centers have completely transformed the Chinese landscape. This urban revolution has generated an astonishing number and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

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