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  1. Japanese Economic Development

    Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Penelope Francks

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    This newly revised, clearly-presented text looks at Japan's economic history from the nineteenth century through to World War II. Working within a framework based on the theories and approaches of development studies, Francks demonstrates the relevance of Japan's pre-war experience to the problems...

    Published January 28th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Cosmopolitanism, Identity and Authenticity in the Middle East

    By Roel Meijer

    Presents the views of leading Arab intellectuals from countries from Morocco to the Gulf who discuss their own personal and professional perspectives on cosmopolitanism in the Middle East....

    Published January 26th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Suramgamasamadhi Sutra

    By Etienne Lamotte, Sara Boin Webb

    The Suramgamasamadhi Sutra is one of the most important Mahayana Buddhist scriptures. It is ancient, probably composed close to the beginning of the first millennium CE. Its authorship is unknown but as an expression of Mahayanist spirituality it was accepted in India, its land of origin, as well...

    Published January 26th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Introduction to Qur'anic Script

    By Syed Barakat Ahmad

    'Masterly work ... Leads the reader patiently but directly not merely into Qur'anic writing but into the heart of that Holy Book itself ... By the time we have followed Dr Ahmad to the end of this splendid work we have learned something new and indeed something uplifting about one of the world's...

    Published January 20th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Scattered Belongings

    Cultural Paradoxes of Race, Nation and Gender

    By Jayne O. Ifekwunigwe

    When the American golfer Tiger Woods proclaimed himself a "Caublinasian", affirming his mixed Caucasian, Black, Native American and Asian ancestry, a storm of controversy was created. This book is about people faced by the strain of belonging and not belonging within the narrow confines of the...

    Published January 14th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Technologies of Procreation

    Kinship in the Age of Assisted Conception, 2nd Edition

    By Jeanette Edwards, Sarah Franklin, Eric Hirsch, Frances Price, Marilyn Strathern

    Technologies of Procreation bridges the gap between medical technology and cultural values. It looks at the ways in which the 'technologies of procreation' affect society from an anthropological perspective....

    Published January 14th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Tibetan Border Worlds

    By Van

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 12th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Qiaoxiang Ties

    By Douw

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 7th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Return To The Silk Routes

    By Juntunen

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 7th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Changing Rural Systems In Oman

    By Dutton

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 5th 1999 by Routledge