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  1. China's Ethnic Minorities and Globalisation

    By Colin Mackerras

    China's fifty-five officially recognised ethnic minorities form about 8% of the Chinese population, with over 100 million people, and occupy over 60% of China's territory. They are very diverse, and the degree of modernisation among them varies greatly. This book examines the current state of...

    Published April 11th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Chinese Women - Living and Working

    By Anne McLaren

    This book presents significant new findings on new domains of employment for women in China's burgeoning market economy of the 1990s and the twenty-first century. Experts in gender, politics, media studies, and anthropology discuss the impact of economic reform and globalization on Chinese women in...

    Published April 11th 2006 by Routledge

  3. The Chinese Journalist

    Mediating Information in the World's Most Populous Country

    By Hugo de Burgh

    The Chinese Journalist provides an intriguing introduction to Chinese journalists and their roles within society for both students of Media and Asian Studies. The book initially offers a background history of journalists and the media in Communist China before examining the origins and development...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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