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Major Works: Asian Studies

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Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Early European Writings on the Ainu Language

    By Kirsten Refsing

    A collection of the most important early works on the Ainu people of Japan, some extremely rare, from the 17th century onwards, with an extensive introduction by Professor Refsing (Author of Ainu Grammar).This collection would be of interest to the following research fields: linguistics,...

    Published September 23rd 1996 by Routledge

  2. The Oral Tradition of Yangzhou Storytelling

    By Vibeke Boerdahl

    This is 'the most in-depth work on traditional oral narrative in the Yangzi delta published in English to date. ... Boerdahl is to be commended for producing such a rigorous study. Her enthusiasm for and love of the art is apparent in every sentence' (Asian Folklore Studies)....

    Published April 11th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Sex & Society In Graeco-Roman

    By Montserrat

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 6th 1996 by Routledge

  4. The Western Rediscovery of the Japanese Language

    By Stefan Kaiser

    This important collection incorporates many of the key works (in total fourteen) by Western scholars and others on different aspects of the Japanese language which represent the second, or 'rediscovery' phase - the first being dominated by Jesuit linguistic scholarship at the turn of the sixteenth/...

    Published January 27th 1995 by Routledge

  5. The History of Japan

    Together with a Description of the Kingdom of Siam

    By Engelbert Kaempfer

    This is a facsimile edition of Kaempfer's classic work on Japanese history. Written in the 17th century, it was for a long time required reading for all students of Japanese studies. This English language edition, translated by J. G. Scheuchzer under royal patronage, was first published in 1906. It...

    Published January 26th 1995 by Routledge

  6. A History of Christianity in Japan

    By Otis Cary

    Reprint of 1909 edition....

    Published January 17th 1995 by Routledge

  7. Golden Lotus 4v Set

    By Egerton

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 3rd 1995 by Routledge

  8. The Collected Works of J.G. Frazer

    By James G. Frazer

    Sir James G. Frazer is famous as the author of The Golden Bough but his work ranged widely across classics, cultural history, folklore and literary criticism as well as anthropology.Sir James G. Frazer (1854-1941) was a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, for 62 years. He devoted his life to...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Routledge

  9. Make A Shield From Wisdom

    By Schimmel

    First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 6th 1993 by Routledge

  10. Floating Island

    By Verne

    First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 3rd 1990 by Routledge