• The Reform Decade in China: From Hope to Dismay book cover

    The Reform Decade in China

    From Hope to Dismay, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marta Dassù, Tony Saich

    This book, first published in 1992, provides a detailed analysis of the reform programme in post-Mao China. In it, a distinguished group of specialists show how the dramatic events that came to a head in Tiananmen Square in 1989 were the result of a profound crisis in the reform programme launched…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • The Chinese Economic Reforms book cover

    The Chinese Economic Reforms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephan Feuchtwang, Athar Hussain

    This book, first published in 1983, examines the significant economic reforms undergone by China following the death of Mao and the downfall of the Gang of Four. It looks at Chinese economists’ conceptions of the necessity for change and compares China’s reforms with similar ones carried out by the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • The Cultural Revolution in China: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    The Cultural Revolution in China

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By James C.F. Wang

    The Cultural Revolution in China generated a cascade of commentaries and interpretations on the development and meaning of the upheaval. Many students and researchers have found it difficult to locate and identify literature on the period. This bibliography, first published in 1976, corrects this…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • Mao's Prey: The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intelletual book cover

    Mao's Prey

    The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intelletual, 1st Edition

    By Jeannette F. Ford

    This book, first published in 2001, uses key oral histories to confirm and explain the professional and private lives of post-1949 Chinese intellectuals through the focal point of Chen Renbing, a man personally criticised by Mao Zedong. Intellectuals have faced unique perils in modern Chinese…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • Interwar East Central Europe, 1918-1941: The Failure of Democracy-building, the Fate of Minorities book cover

    Interwar East Central Europe, 1918-1941

    The Failure of Democracy-building, the Fate of Minorities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sabrina P. Ramet

    This monograph focuses on the challenges which interwar regimes faced and how they coped with them in the aftermath of World War I, focusing especially on the failure to establish and stabilize democratic regimes, as well as on the fate of ethnic and religious minorities. Topics explored include…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
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    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Critical Theory and Social Transformation: Crises of the Present and Future Possibilities book cover

    Critical Theory and Social Transformation

    Crises of the Present and Future Possibilities, 1st Edition

    By Gerard Delanty

    Critical Theory and Social Transformation provides an exploration of the major themes in critical social theory of recent years. Delanty argues that a critical theory perspective can offer much needed insights into the pressing socio-political challenges of our time. In this volume, he advances the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge

  • Law and the Arab–Israeli Conflict: The Trials of Palestine book cover

    Law and the Arab–Israeli Conflict

    The Trials of Palestine, 1st Edition

    By Steven E. Zipperstein

    During the British Mandate for Palestine (1922-1948), Arabs and Jews repeatedly used the law to gain leverage and influence international opinion, especially in three dramatic and largely forgotten trials involving two issues: the interplay between conflicting British promises to the Arabs and Jews…

    Paperback – 2020-03-11 
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    UCLA Center for Middle East Development (CMED) series

  • Lean Higher Education: Increasing the Value and Performance of University Processes, Second Edition book cover

    Lean Higher Education

    Increasing the Value and Performance of University Processes, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By William K. Balzer

    In an environment of diminishing resources, growing enrollment, and increasing expectations of accountability, Lean Higher Education: Increasing the Value and Performance of University Processes, Second Edition provides the understanding and the tools required to return education to the consumers…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
    Productivity Press

  • Global Think Tanks: Policy Networks and Governance book cover

    Global Think Tanks

    Policy Networks and Governance, 2nd Edition

    By James G. McGann, Laura C. Whelan

    This completely revised edition of Global Think Tanks: Policy Networks and Governance provides a clear description of, and context for, the global proliferation of think tanks. It explores the origins, development and diversity of think tanks and policy networks, discusses past and current issues…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
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    Global Institutions

  • Theories of Distributive Justice: Who Gets What and Why book cover

    Theories of Distributive Justice

    Who Gets What and Why, 1st Edition

    By Jeppe von Platz

    How should we design our economic systems? Should we tax the rich at a higher rate than the poor? Should we have a minimum wage? Should the state provide healthcare for all? These and many related questions are the subject of distributive justice, and different theories of distributive justice…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
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  • Postcolonial Europe book cover

    Postcolonial Europe

    1st Edition

    By Lars Jensen

    This book presents an overview of the direct and indirect ways in which Europe continues to be influenced by its entrenched postcolonial condition. Exploring the notion of postcolonial Europe as it characterizes a Europe caught at a number of crossroads, it considers the distinctly European…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
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    Key Ideas

  • The Islamic State: From Terrorism to Totalitarian Insurgency book cover

    The Islamic State

    From Terrorism to Totalitarian Insurgency, 1st Edition

    By Ondrej Filipec

    The Islamic State analyses the transformation of ISIS (Daesh) from an underground insurgent organisation to a quasi-state entity. It traces the genesis and evolution of what may be interpreted as a revolutionary war aimed at the creation and expansion of a new society and world order in the ruins…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
    Routledge India

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