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  1. Japan and the Dutch 1600-1853

    By Grant K. Goodman

    This is the history of Dutch influence on Japan during the so-called 'closed centuries' between 1640 and 1853. Dutch maritime traders provided the only commercial link which Japan maintained with the west, and were thus the sole channel for western ideas and knowledge to reach neo-Confucian society...

    Published April 13th 2000 by Routledge

  2. The History of Mitsubishi Corporation in London

    1915 to Present Day

    By Pernille Rudlin

    Series: Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Business

    The History of Mitsubishi Corporation in London examines the culture clashes, the friendships and the changing businesses that Mitsubishi Corporation's London branch oversaw in the eighty-five years following its foundation. It examines the paradox of how Mitsubishi Corporation could operate...

    Published April 5th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Japanese Consumer Behaviour

    From Worker Bees to Wary Shoppers

    By John McCreery

    Series: ConsumAsian Series

    What role does consumption play in Japanese lives that are more than study, work and shopping? How have those lives changed since World War II as Japan has wrestled with the meaning of white-collar careers, women spreading their wings, changing family values, a shrinking birth rate, an aging...

    Published April 5th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Speak Clearly Into the Chandelier

    Cultural Politics between Britain and Russia 1973-2000

    By John C. Q. Roberts

    This book provides a unique view of British-Russian relations during the last fifteen years of the Soviet regime and thereafter into the post-communist era. As Director of a Foreign-Office-funded organisation promoting professional, intellectual and cultural contacts between Britain and Russia,...

    Published March 28th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Women and Households in Indonesia

    Cultural Notions and Social Practices

    By Juliette Koning, Marleen Nolten, Janet Rodenburg, Ratna Saptari

    Critically examines the usefulness of the 'household; concept within the historically and culturally diverse context of Indonesia, exploring in detail the position of women within and beyond domestic arrangements. So far, classical household and kinship studies have not studied how women deal with...

    Published March 26th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Religion and Public Culture

    Encounters and Identities in Modern South India

    By Keith E. Yandell Keith E. Yandell, John J. Paul

    The last two centuries have witnessed profound changes in the nature of public consciousness. Nowhere has this been more true than in India, especially in relation to changing cultures of public life and religious tradition in South India. Essays in this collection attempt to explore the...

    Published March 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  7. Industrial Japan V 4

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  8. Agricult Dev Modern Japan V 6

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  9. Japans Econ Position V 7

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  10. Indust Japan&Manchukuo V 8

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 22nd 2000 by Routledge