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  1. A Popular Dictionary of Sikhism

    Sikh Religion and Philosophy

    By W. Owen Cole, Piara Singh Sambhi

    The first to appear in Curzon's well respected 'Popular Dictionary' series....

    Published December 16th 1997 by Routledge

  2. A Popular Dictionary of Buddhism

    By Christmas Humphreys

    A dictionary and a glossary of terms plus brief biographies of eminent Buddhists and scholars from both East and West....

    Published December 16th 1997 by Routledge

  3. A Popular Dictionary of Islam

    By Ian Richard Netton

    Both a dictionary and a glossary of terms that attempts to cover the entire field of Islam. Also included are brief biographies of eminent Muslims and Islamic scholars throughout the ages, providing a ready reference to authorities normally cited....

    Published December 16th 1997 by Routledge

  4. A Popular Dictionary of Hinduism

    By Karel Werner

    A multi-purpose reference work which should become an indispensable companion for anybody who comes into touch with Hinduism. Includes a dictionary of Sanskrit and vernacular terms; a glossary of terms and concepts; and a survey of the historical development of Hinduism....

    Published December 16th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Japanese Business

    Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Edited by Schon Beechler, Kristin Stucker

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    This collection brings together some of the most influential writings of the 1970s and 1990s, and major recent publications on current and future directions in the field. "Classics" and important contemporary articles trace the evolution of research on Japanese business over 25 years. This...

    Published December 11th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Armenian Sacred and Folk Music

    By Komitas Vardapet Komitas, Vrej N Nersessian, Vrej N. Nersessian

    Translated by E. Gulbekian, edited with introduction by N.V. Nersessian. Komitas Vardapet was the giant of Armenian sacred and folk music. Eight of Komitas's principal musicological studies have been selected from his Collected Works published in Yerevan in 1941....

    Published December 11th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Qaidu and the Rise of the Independent Mongol State In Central Asia

    By Michal Biran

    Series: Central Asia Research Forum

    Qaidu (1236-1301), one of the great rebels in the history of the Mongol Empire, was the grandson of Ogedei, the son Genghis Khan had chosen to be his heir. This boof recounts the dynastic convolutions and power struggle leading up to his rebellion and subsequent events....

    Published December 11th 1997 by Routledge

  8. A History of Japanese Journalism

    The Kisha Club as the Last Obstacle to a Mature Japanese Press

    By Willem De Lange

    Although the Japanese press is one of the world's most advanced mass-media industries, at its very heart we can still find the anachronistic kisha-club (press club). First book in English to look in depth at the history and development of journalism in Japan as well as the current status of the...

    Published December 3rd 1997 by Routledge

  9. Guide to Asian Studies in Europe

    By International Institute Of Asian Studies Iias

    This Guide is produced on behalf of the European Science Foundation Asia Committee. The Guide provides a comprehensive survey of researchers, institutes, university departments, museums, organisations, and newsletters in the field of Asian Studies in Europe. The 352 page Guide is published by the...

    Published December 2nd 1997 by Routledge

  10. The Veiling Issue, Official Secularism and Popular Islam in Modern Turkey

    By Elisabeth Ozdalga

    In the Turkish elections of December 1995, the Islamic Welfare Party became the biggest Party in parliament and for the first time in history, an Islamic party had come to power by means of free elections.The rise to power of the Turkish Islamists is a result of several decades of...

    Published November 24th 1997 by Routledge