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Academic Nations in China and Japan: Framed by Concepts of Nature, Culture and the Universal (Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies)

Academic Nations in China and Japan: Framed by Concepts of Nature, Culture and the Universal (Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies)


Margaret Sleeboom



Review 'This volume is an important addition to a series of meta-discourses on cultural nationalism in China and Ja...

War and Peace in the Law of Islam


Majid Khadduri



Khadduri presents a lucid analysis of classical Islamic doctrine concerning war and peace and its adaptation to modern conditions....
Feminist Legal Theory (International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory)

Feminist Legal Theory (International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory)


Frances E. Olsen



About the Author Frances Olsen is Professor of Law at the School of Law, University of California, Los Angeles. ...

The Renaissance in the Fields: Family Memoirs of a Fifteenth-Century Tuscan Peasant


Duccio Balestracci, Betsy Merideth, Paolo Squatriti



Review Creative historians are beginning to rediscover the "world we have lost" in most unusual and rewardi...
The Mercury Labels: A Discography Five Volumes (Discographies: Association for Recorded Sound Collections Discographic Reference)

The Mercury Labels: A Discography Five Volumes (Discographies: Association for Recorded Sound Collections Discographic Reference)


Michel Ruppli, Ed Novitsky



Review ?This very comprehensive and detailed reference work is of much value. It is exhaustive, informative, and qu...

Cultural Diversity in Health and Illness (7th Edition)


Rachel E. Spector



From the Back Cover The seventh edition of this well-respected book continues to promote an awareness of the dimens...

Chewa Medical Botany: A Study of Herbalism in Southern Malawi Part 1: The Herbalist Tradition; Part 2: Medicinal Plants of Malawi (Monographs from the International African Institute (London))


Brian Morris, Jerome D. Msonthi



Although it rarely receives the attention it deserves from anthropologists, medical herbalism is perhaps the most widespread and m...
From Generation to Generation: The Health and Well-Being of Children in Immigrant Families

From Generation to Generation: The Health and Well-Being of Children in Immigrant Families


Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council and Institute of Medicine, Donald J. Her



About the Author Donald J. Hernandez and Evan Charney, Editors; Committee on the Health and Adjustment of Immigrant...

Mirt al-quds (Mirror of Holiness): A Life of Christ for Emperor Akbar (Muqarnas Supplements)


Pedro Moura Carvalho



Emperor Akbars exceptional interest in Christianity is reflected in many ways. Among these was his commissioning in 1602 of a Life...

Desperate Networks


Bill Carter



From Publishers Weekly The power relationships of network television have turned topsy-turvy in the last five years...

Moral Philosophy on the Threshold of Modernity (The New Synthese Historical Library)


Jill Kraye, Risto Saarinen



Review From the reviews: "This is a collection of fifteen essays ... on Early Modern Thought. The editors intend t...

Petersburg: Crucible of Cultural Revolution


Katerina Clark



From Library Journal St. Petersburg (Leningrad) has always enjoyed a reputation for being the most Western and prog...
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Trubner



Trübner's Oriental Series was set up by Kegan Paul Trench & Trübner in 1890. It was undoubtedly the most important Engli...
In Spite of the Handicap: An Autobiography (Black Heritage Library Collection)

In Spite of the Handicap: An Autobiography (Black Heritage Library Collection)


James D. Corrothers



Mr. James D. Corrothers, sent me the manuscript of an unusual short story called At the End of the Controversy, dealing vividly wi...

Making Theatre: From Text to Performance


Peter Mudford



Review "Peter Mudford's book is a unique discussion of the experience of performance. It can be read with pleasure,...
Social Support and Motherhood: The Natural History of a Research Project

Social Support and Motherhood: The Natural History of a Research Project


Ann Oakley



From the Back Cover Drawing on her expertise as a academic researcher and as a writer of both non-fiction and ficti...

The Souls of Black Folk (Signet classics)


W. E. B. Du Bois, Nathan Hare, Alvin F. Poussaint



William Edward Burghardt Du Bois (1868-1963) is the greatest of African American intellectuals--a sociologist, his...

Enabling End Users: Information Skills Training (Chandos Information Professional Series)


Ann Poyner



Review "…this book is recommended for all those libraries with an interest in preparing end user programs, e...
Encyclopedia of Adolescence (Garland Reference Library of Social Science ; 495) (2 v.)

Encyclopedia of Adolescence (Garland Reference Library of Social Science ; 495) (2 v.)


Richard M Lerner, Anne C Petersen, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn



From Library Journal The critical and often stormy span of life known as adolescence is superbly covered in these t...

Internet Research Skills: How To Do Your Literature Search and Find Research Information Online


Niall O Dochartaigh



Review "How do you conduct effective and credible research using the internet? If you're a beginner, INTERNET RESEA...

News Production: Theory and Practice


Sarah Niblock, David Machin



Review 'The book is written in clear and accessible language and includes a wide range of references ... this book ...
Social Accountability Budget for Not-For Profit Healthcare Organizations

Social Accountability Budget for Not-For Profit Healthcare Organizations


Lewin, ICF (Firm), Catholic Health Association of the United States



Social Accountability Budget for Not-For Profit Healthcare Organizations...
The Way to Wear'Em: 150 Years of Punch on Fashion

The Way to Wear'Em: 150 Years of Punch on Fashion


Christina Walkley



The Way to Wear'Em: 150 Years of Punch on Fashion...
Shaping Strategic Change: Making Change in Large Organizations: The Case of the National Health Service

Shaping Strategic Change: Making Change in Large Organizations: The Case of the National Health Service


Andrew M Pettigrew, Ewan Ferlie, Lorna McKee



"This is a scholarly work, extensively documented form cases derived from the NHS. The authors display vast knowledge of organizai...