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  • Dahomey and the Dahomans

    Being the Journals of Two Missions to the King of Dahomey and Residence at His Capital in the Years 1849 and 1850, 1st Edition

    By Fredrick E. Forbes

    According to Forbes the object of these Journals is "to illustrate the dreadful slave hunts and savages, the annihilations and exterminations consequent on this trade", with the aim of encouraging the British public in its efforts to end slavery.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18
    Routledge

  • Commercial Agency Law

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Séverine Saintier

    This title was first published in 2002: The Directive 86/653 has had considerable impact on commercial agencies operating in France and the United Kingdom. This impressive study provides an in-depth critical analysis of the Directive paying particular attention to the working of the French system…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Gender, Migration and Social Transformation

    Intersectionality in Bolivian Itinerant Migrations, 1st Edition

    By Tanja Bastia

    Intersectionality can be used to analyse whether migration leads to changes in gender relations. This book finds out how migrants from a peri-urban neighbourhood on the outskirts of Cochabamba, Bolivia, make sense of the migration journeys they have undertaken. Migration is intrinsically related to…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Gender, Space and Society

  • Poland's Post-War Dynamic of Migration

    1st Edition

    By Krystyna Iglicka

    This title was first published in 2001. The first comprehensive, combined socio-economic and political analysis of the trends and mechanisms of international migration from and into Poland since 1945, from the point of view of the forthcoming enlargement of the European Union.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Politics of Community Crime Prevention

    Operation Weed and Seed in Seattle, 1st Edition

    By Lisa L. Miller

    This title was first published in 2001. This book explores the complex and often striking differences between national and local perspectives, particularly those of racial minorities, on crime prevention and the role that community residents should play in prevention programmes.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Employment, Technology and Construction Development

    With Case Studies in Asia and China, 1st Edition

    By Sivaguru Ganesan

    This title was first published in 2000:  An in depth analysis of employment and technology issues in the housing and construction industries of developing countries, in the context of globalization of economies and increased opportunities for advanced technology transfer. Supported by case…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Political Economy of the Han Dynasty and Its Legacy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cheng Lin, Terry Peach, Wang Fang

    This book contains original essays on various aspect of the Han’s political economy and its legacy, written by leading Chinese and Western scholars whose collective expertise spans Economic History, History of Economic Thought and Sinology.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • China

    In the Post-Utopian Age, 1st Edition

    By Christopher J. Smith

    China in the Post-Utopian Age is an interdisciplinary book about China in the post-utopian age, focusing on the transformations that have occurred during the leaderships of Deng Xiaoping and Jiang Zemin throughout the 1980s and 1990s.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • China's Provincial Statistics, 1949-1989

    1st Edition

    By Tien-tung Hsueh

    China's Provincial Statistics, 1949-1989 provides a systematic compilation of China's regional statistics on various aspects of the thirty provinces, autonomous regions, and municipalities, presenting more than 100 economic and social variables under 15 categories.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • Aids And Stds In Africa

    Bridging The Gap Between Traditional Healing And Modern Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Edward C Green

    This book emphasizes the factors in the spread and control of AIDS that have received less attention in the literature. It suggests that a collaborative action program involving traditional healers is necessary if we wish to impact the spread of AIDS and other STDs in Africa.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • China's "Opening" to the Outside World

    The Experiment with Foreign Capitalism, 1st Edition

    By Robert Kleinberg

    This book is an attempt towards developing an understanding of China's "policy of opening up to the outside." It includes a study that focuses on three important Chinese foreign economic policies: policies that concern foreign investment, international trade, and Special Economic Zones.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • Guinea-Bissau

    From Liberation Struggle to Independent Statehood, 1st Edition

    By Carlos Lopes

    This book gives an objective account of the multi-faceted birth of national consciousness. It focuses on a historical study of Guinean resistance against the modern manifestations of a colonial presence of transformation from national liberation movement to state in Guinea-Bissau.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

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