• Nato's Eastern Dilemmas book cover

    Nato's Eastern Dilemmas

    1st Edition

    Edited by David G. Haglund

    The contributors to this book set out to show that NATO's post-Cold War troubles are largely self-generated and almost exclusively "eastern". They focus in particular on the issue of what to do with the former Yugoslavia.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Facing Limits: Ethics And Health Care For The Elderly book cover

    Facing Limits

    Ethics And Health Care For The Elderly, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerald R. Winslow

    Advances in medical technology and the rapidly increasing population of older Americans are causing people to question the ethical limits of life-extending interventions. How do we weigh issues involving equity, efficiency, autonomy, natural life span, and responsibility for the financial burdens…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Chiang Kai-shek's Secret Past: The Memoir Of His Second Wife, Ch'en Chieh-ju book cover

    Chiang Kai-shek's Secret Past

    The Memoir Of His Second Wife, Ch'en Chieh-ju, 1st Edition

    By Ch'en Chieh-ju

    This engrossing memoir tells the fascinating story of one of China's great leaders during the Nationalist revolution of the 1920s and of the woman who paid a staggering price so that he could attain his ambition. The tale begins in 1919 when the thirty-two-year-old Chiang Kai-shek met the naïve…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
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  • Christianity And Democracy In Global Context book cover

    Christianity And Democracy In Global Context

    1st Edition

    By John Witte

    In the past, Christianity has had both positive and negative influences on democracy. Christian churches have served as benevolent agents of welfare and catalysts of political reform. But they have also served as belligerent allies of repression and censors of human rights. Christian theology has…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
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  • Deng Xiaoping: Chronicle Of An Empire book cover

    Deng Xiaoping

    Chronicle Of An Empire, 1st Edition

    By Ruan Ming

    In 1978, Deng Xiaoping, China's paramount leader, launched the economic reforms that turned the world's most populous nation into an economic dynamo. Yet Deng also shaped the destiny of a China that to this day is locked in the iron embrace of the Chinese Communist Party and its ancient,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
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  • Destinies Shared: U.s.-japanese Relations book cover

    Destinies Shared

    U.s.-japanese Relations, 1st Edition

    By Paul Gordon Lauren

    As we approach what is often called the Age of the Pacific one fact is clearly before us: The next century will see the United States and Japan standing together at the dynamic center of a new global economic structure. Together, along with the other advanced nations, we will share-even more than…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Media Beyond Socialism: Theory And Practice In East-central Europe book cover

    Media Beyond Socialism

    Theory And Practice In East-central Europe, 1st Edition

    By Slavko Splichal

    Media Beyond Socialism treats the changing relationships among media, state, economy, and civil society in the current period of transition in East Europe from socialism to the establishment of Western-type democracies. Analyzing the relevance of mass communication and particularly of the media in…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
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  • In The Shadows Of The Sun: Caribbean Development Alternatives And U.s. Policy book cover

    In The Shadows Of The Sun

    Caribbean Development Alternatives And U.s. Policy, 1st Edition

    By Carmen Diana Deere

    Most people in the Caribbean are poor, and the economies of their countries, shaped by colonizing powers, remain highly dependent on international markets, Caribbean nations that have tried to follow a more autonomous course have found themselves at odds with the United States, which sees the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
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  • Free Market Environmentalism book cover

    Free Market Environmentalism

    1st Edition

    By Terry L. Anderson

    Although there is in the United States a clear national consensus supporting the protection of the environment, advocates often profoundly disagree about the policies best designed to achieve this end. The traditional answer has been that government must intervene, through legislation and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • China Briefing, 1989 book cover

    China Briefing, 1989

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony J. Kane

    China Briefing, 1989 approaches the events of the previous year differently from past volumes in the series, providing a long-term perspective on the dramatic developments of spring and summer 1988. Senior China specialists examine the student demonstrations and their aftermath in the larger…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
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  • Nontariff Barriers To High-technology Trade book cover

    Nontariff Barriers To High-technology Trade

    1st Edition

    By Robert B. Cohen

    This book describes European and Japanese nontariff barriers (NTBs) in areas of high-technology trade and discusses their impact on the international behavior of U.S. firms. This study was prompted by the rising incidence of nontariff measures in high-technology sectors, as governments increasingly…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
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  • Drought And Aid In The Sahel: A Decade Of Development Cooperation book cover

    Drought And Aid In The Sahel

    A Decade Of Development Cooperation, 1st Edition

    By Carolyn M. Somerville

    The 1968-1974 drought in the Sahel was an unprecedented catastrophe for the region, causing extensive crop failures, loss of human and animal populations, political instability, and the destruction of social and cultural structures. The response of the world to the catastrophe began with food aid…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

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