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  1. Israel's History and the History of Israel

    By Mario Liverani

    In 'Israel's History and the History of Israel' one of the world's foremost experts on antiquity addresses the birth of Israel and its historic reality. Many stories have been told of the founding of ancient Israel, all rely on the biblical story in its narrative scheme, despite its historic...

    Published June 30th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Developing the Mekong

    Regionalism and Regional Security in China–Southeast Asian Relations

    By Evelyn Goh

    Series: Adelphi series

    In Southeast Asia, China’s growing economic and political strength has been accompanied by adept diplomacy and active promotion of regional cooperation, institutions and integration. Southeast Asian states and China engage in ‘strategic regionalism’: they seek regional membership for regime...

    Published June 20th 2007 by Routledge

  3. The Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Reader

    Edited by Kuan-Hsing Chen, Beng Huat Chua

    Asian Cultural Studies or Cultural Studies in Asia is a new and burgeoning field, and the Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Journal is at its cutting edge. Committed to bringing Asian Cultural Studies scholarship to the international English speaking world and constantly challenging existing conceptions...

    Published May 30th 2007 by Routledge

  4. International Korean Adoption

    A Fifty-Year History of Policy and Practice

    Edited by Kathleen Ja Sook Bergquist, M. Elizabeth Vonk, Dong Soo Kim, Marvin D. Feit

    Discover the roots of international transracial adoptionInternational Korean Adoption: A Fifty-Year History of Policy and Practice explores the long history of international transracial adoption. Scholars present the expert multidisciplinary perspectives and up-to-date research on this most...

    Published May 29th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Japanese High School

    Silence and Resistance

    By Shoko Yoneyama

    For large numbers of school students in Japan school has become a battle field. Recent violent events in schools, together with increasing drop-out rates and bullying are undermining stereotypes about the effectiveness of the Japanese education system. This incisive and original book looks at...

    Published May 24th 2007 by Routledge

  6. China Stands Up

    The PRC and the International System

    By David Scott

    In 1949 Mao Zedong made the historic proclamation that "the Chinese people have stood up". This statement was significant, undoubtedly reflecting the changing nature not only of China’s self-perception, but also of its relationship with the rest of the world. In terms of reducing the imperialist...

    Published May 16th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Strategic Consequences of India's Economic Performance

    By Sanjaya Baru

    In this book, Sanjaya Baru, one of India’s most respected commentators on political and economic issues, pays close attention to the strategic consequences of India’s increasingly impressive economic performance. The new turn in India's economic policies and performance in the last decade of the...

    Published April 16th 2007 by Routledge

  8. India - The Next Decade

    Edited by Manmohan Malhoutra

    The story of a rising India has surprised the world but also captured its imagination. It is said that no other democracy has ever achieved levels of sustained economic growth comparable to India's over the last two decades. Exploring India's growing global importance and its domestic and external...

    Published April 16th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Chaste Wives and Prostitute Sisters

    Patriarchy and Prostitution among the Bedias of India

    By Anuja Agrawal

    This book is an anthropological study of the unusual coincidence of prostitution and patriarchy among an extremely marginalized group in north India, the Bedias, who are also a de-notified community. It is the first detailed account of the implications of a systematic practice of familial...

    Published March 31st 2007 by Routledge India

  10. Global Governance and Japan

    The Institutional Architecture

    Edited by Glenn D. Hook, Hugo Dobson

    Series: Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge Series

    Leading specialists from Europe and Japan examine the institutional mechanisms of governance at the global level and provide concrete evidence of the role Japan plays in these institutions. An excellent introduction to the concept of global governance, the volume analyzes how global governance...

    Published March 29th 2007 by Routledge