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  1. Materialist Feminism

    A Reader in Class, Difference, and Women's Lives

    Edited by Rosemary Hennessy, Chrys Ingraham

    During the 1980s, capitalism triumphantly secured its global reach, anti-communist ideologies hammered home socialism's inherent failure, the New Left increasingly moved into the professional middle class--and many of feminism's earlier priorities were marginalized. "Identity politics", often...

    Published August 11th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Development Aid to Nepal

    Issues and Options in Energy, Health, Education, Democracy and Human Rights

    By Sven Cederoth Cederroth, Harald O. Skarr

    An ongoing challenge for Western aid projects in the Third World is that all too often results do not meet expectations. Determined to address this issue at the outset before committing greater sums to its aid to Nepal, in 1996 the Norwegian Foreign Ministry commissioned an extensive analysis of...

    Published August 11th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Fat¿A Fate Worse Than Death?

    Women, Weight, and Appearance

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum, Ruth R Thone

    Despite the gains of the women’s movement, women are still judged by what they look like--and men, by what they do. Fat--A Fate Worse Than Death? offers hardy resistance to the narrow, random, and irrational appearance standards set for American women through an approach that is personal, eclectic,...

    Published August 11th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Vietnam: Dawn of a New Market

    A Business Survival Guide

    By Geoffrey Murray

    This book is the third in a series on the key economies in Pacific Asia which can be used both as a practical handbook for the business person and entrepreneur and as a socio-economic study per se. The pace of change in Vietnam in the last ten years has astonished many and is likely to continue:...

    Published August 11th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Entrepreneurship and Economic Development in Hong Kong

    By Tony Fu-Lai Yu

    Series: Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Business

    This is the first systematic study of the nature, operation and contribution of entrepreneurship to the growth of Hong Kong. From a new entrepreneurial perspective of economic development, the author argues that the success of Hong Kong is attributable principally to adaptive entrepreneurship:...

    Published July 30th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Teratologies

    A Cultural Study of Cancer

    By Jackie Stacey

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Stories of cancer are full of monster and marvels; the monstrousness of the disease and the treatments, the marvels of the cures and the saved lives. Still one of the most dreaded diseases to haunt our imaginations, cancer is more than an illness - it is a cultural phenomenon. People who have...

    Published July 30th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Die Frage Des Finnougrischen Substrats in der Russischen Sprache

    By Wolfgang Veenker

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 28th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Etymologisch-Historisches Worterbuch der Ungarischen Elemente in Rumanischen

    By Lajos Tamas

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 28th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Die Bezeichnungen Fur Himmelsrichtungen in Den Finnisch Ugrischen Sprachen

    By Erzsebet Beothy

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 28th 1997 by Routledge

  10. The Phonological System of a Hungarian Dialect

    By A. Laszlo Arany

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 28th 1997 by Routledge