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  1. The Glorious Deeds of Purna

    A Translation and Study of the Purnavadana

    By Joel Tatelman

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

    By providing an annotated translation of, and applying the methods of literary criticism to, a first-century account of the life of the saint Purna, this study introduces the reader to the richness and complexity of an essential Buddhist genre....

    Published November 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  2. Social Democracy and the Working Class

    in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Germany

    By Stefan Berger

    Series: Themes In Modern German History

    This is a powerful and original survey of German social democracy breaks new ground in covering the movement's full span, from its origins after the French Revolution, to the present day. Stefan Berger looks beyond narrow party political history to relate Social Democracy to other working class...

    Published November 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  3. Japanese Bankers in the City of London

    Language, Culture and Identity in the Japanese Diaspora

    By Junko Sakai

    Series: Routledge Studies in Memory and Narrative

    The globalisation of the present day world economy means that more and more people are experiencing different cultures through their work. Focusing on the real experiences of workers in Japanese transnational finance companies, this book not only throws light on this specific case, but at the same...

    Published November 18th 1999 by Routledge

  4. An Ethnic History of Europe since 1945

    Nations, States and Minorities

    By Panikos Panayi

    The first history of Europe since 1945 which examines the continent from a mainly ethnic perspective, Panikos Panayi has drawn on years of research to produce this comparative and exploratory account of the experience of ethnic minorities in post-war Europe. The coverage encompasses all categories...

    Published November 12th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Orientalism: Early Sources

    Edited by Professor Bryan S Turner, Bryan S. Turner

    This set publishes some of the leading European contributors to the early formation of historical and social science analysis of the orient. The collection concentrates on those authors who have shaped the modern debate on orientalism, especially on Islam, the Middle-East and orientalism in the...

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Orientalism: Early Sources

    Edited by Professor Bryan S Turner, Bryan S. Turner

    This set publishes some of the leading European contributors to the early formation of historical and social science analysis of the orient. The collection concentrates on those authors who have shaped the modern debate on orientalism, especially on Islam, the Middle-East and orientalism in the...

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Power and the Professions in Britain 1700-1850

    By Penelope J Corfield, Penelope J. Corfield

    The modern professions have a long history that predates the development of formal institutions and examinations in the nineteenth century. Long before the Victorian era the emergent professions wielded power through their specialist knowledge and set up informal mechanisms of control and...

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  8. John Chrysostom

    By Pauline Allen, Wendy Mayer

    Series: The Early Church Fathers

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

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  9. The Architecture of Oppression

    The SS, Forced Labor and the Nazi Monumental Building Economy

    By Paul B. Jaskot

    Series: Architext

    This book re-evaluates the architectural history of Nazi Germany and looks at the development of the forced-labour concentration camp system. Through an analysis of such major Nazi building projects as the Nuremberg Party Rally Grounds and the rebuilding of Berlin, Jaskot ties together the...

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  10. The Early Modern Papacy

    From the Council of Trent to the French Revolution 1564-1789

    By A.D. Wright

    Series: Longman History of The Papacy

    A history of the Papacy covering the vital period from the Renaissance through the Counter Reformation to the period of the French Revolution. Its a broad survey analysing the influence of Papal power not only across Europe but the wider world also....

    Published November 10th 1999 by Routledge