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  1. Diasporas and Interculturalism in Asian Performing Arts

    Translating Traditions

    Edited by Hae-kyung Um

    In an age of globalization, performance is increasingly drawn from intercultural creativity and located in multicultural settings. This volume is the first to focus on the performing arts of Asian diasporas in the context of modernity and multiculturalism. The essays locate the contemporary...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  2. China Along the Yellow River

    Reflections on Rural Society

    By Cao Jinqing

    This text had a major impact in its original Chinese version. Reviewed in the Far East Economic Review as 'one of the richest portraits of the Chinese countryside published in the reform era', it charts a long journey through the hinterland region of the Yellow River undertaken by the author...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Exchange Rate Regimes in East Asia

    Edited by Masahiro Kawai, Gordon de Brouwer

    There is a deepening debate in East Asia about the prospects for common exchange rate arrangements, even including the formation of a common currency in the longer term. This raises a complex set of issues and this volume provides a detailed yet comprehensive examination of key issues in the debate...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Buddhist Phenomenology

    A Philosophical Investigation of Yogacara Buddhism and the Ch'eng Wei-shih Lun

    By Dan Lusthaus

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

    A richly complex study of the Yogacara tradition of Buddhism, divided into five parts: the first on Buddhism and phenomenology, the second on the four basic models of Indian Buddhist thought, the third on karma, meditation and epistemology, the fourth on the Trimsika and its translations, and...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Media in China

    Consumption, Content and Crisis

    Edited by Stephanie Hemelryk Donald, Yin Hong, Michael Keane

    Multinational media companies increasingly look to China as a highly important market for the future, but with what degree of confidence should they do so? Media in China is about a new kind of revolution in China - a revolution in which rapidly commercializing media industries confront...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Samkara's Advaita Vedanta

    A Way of Teaching

    By Jacqueline G Suthren Hirst

    Series: Routledge Hindu Studies Series

    Samkara (c.700 CE) has been regarded by many as the most authoritative Hindu thinker of all time. A great Indian Vedantin brahmin, Samkara was primarily a commentator on the sacred texts of the Vedas and a teacher in the Advaitin teaching line. This book serves as an introduction to...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  7. If China Attacks Taiwan

    Military Strategy, Politics and Economics

    Edited by Steve Tsang

    Series: Asian Security Studies

    This is a new analysis of the key issues facing Chinese policy makers in their approach towards Taiwan. This is one of the most tense and potentially explosive relationships in world politics. This book explains succinctly the impetus, the methods and the consequences if China is to use force, a...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Chinese Civil-Military Relations

    The Transformation of the People's Liberation Army

    Edited by Nan Li

    Series: Asian Security Studies

    This new book addresses three key issues: What has changed in Chinese civil-military relations? What can account for changes? And what are the implications for Chinese security policy and strategic behaviour? It tackles these questions by keenly assessing civil-military dynamics in elite politics...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Poverty and Inequality among Chinese Minorities

    By Ajit S. Bhalla, Shufang Qiu

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    The number of poor people in China is huge, despite recent economic advances. The minorities in China constitute less than ten per cent of the entire population, yet they represent forty to fifty per cent of the absolute poor. This compelling book investigates the problem of poverty and inequality...

    Published March 12th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Chinese Nationalism in the Global Era

    By Christopher R. Hughes

    Series: Politics in Asia

    Presenting an analysis of the tension between nationalism and globalization in China since the beginning of the ‘reform and opening’ period in the late 1970s to the present day, this book makes a unique contribution to the on-going debate on the nature of Chinese nationalism. It shows how...

    Published March 1st 2006 by Routledge