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Product Description: Together these essays tell the story of how two highly self-conscious cultures, with long and proud traditions of their own, have defined themselves both with respect to one another and under the influence of the West.Originally published in 1980...read more
By Akira Iriye (editor)

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9780691643175 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $132.50 | About this edition: Together these essays tell the story of how two highly self-conscious cultures, with long and proud traditions of their own, have defined themselves both with respect to one another and under the influence of the West.
9780691031262 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 1, 1980, cover price $59.50

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9780691615790 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: Together these essays tell the story of how two highly self-conscious cultures, with long and proud traditions of their own, have defined themselves both with respect to one another and under the influence of the West.

Product Description: The on-going reconfiguration of geo-political and economic forces across the globe has created a new institutional and moral environment for East Asian family life and gender dynamics. Indeed, modernisation in East Asia has brought about increases in women’s education levels and participation in the labour force, a delay in marriage age, lower birth rates, and smaller family size...read more
By Danning Wang (editor)

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9780415715898 | Routledge, February 26, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The on-going reconfiguration of geo-political and economic forces across the globe has created a new institutional and moral environment for East Asian family life and gender dynamics.

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9781138678170 | Reprint edition (Routledge, April 21, 2016), cover price $53.95 | About this edition: The on-going reconfiguration of geo-political and economic forces across the globe has created a new institutional and moral environment for East Asian family life and gender dynamics.

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Product Description: Gender in Modern East Asia explores the history of women and gender in China, Korea, and Japan from the seventeenth century to the present. This unique volume treats the three countries separately within each time period while also placing them in global and regional contexts...read more

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9780813348759 | Westview Pr, March 29, 2016, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Gender in Modern East Asia explores the history of women and gender in China, Korea, and Japan from the seventeenth century to the present.

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Product Description: This volume provides the first comparative survey of the relations between the two most active book worlds in Eurasia between 1450 and 1850. Prominent scholars in book history explore different approaches to publishing, printing, and book culture...read more
By Peter Burke (editor)

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9789888208081 | Hong Kong Univ Pr, March 1, 2016, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This volume provides the first comparative survey of the relations between the two most active book worlds in Eurasia between 1450 and 1850.

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Product Description: As environmental history has developed as growing sub-discipline within the study of history, great emphasis has been placed on the importance of adopting an interdisciplinary approach. Indeed, as Environmental History in East Asia shows, by drawing on research and methodologies from the fields of science, technology, geography, geology and ecology, we are able to develop a much richer understanding of a region’s history...read more
By Tsui-Jung Liu (editor)

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9780415717700 | Routledge, December 17, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: As environmental history has developed as growing sub-discipline within the study of history, great emphasis has been placed on the importance of adopting an interdisciplinary approach.

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9781138658042 | Routledge, March 3, 2016, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: As environmental history has developed as growing sub-discipline within the study of history, great emphasis has been placed on the importance of adopting an interdisciplinary approach.

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Product Description: This collection supplies fascinating insights into aspects of East Asian economic development. It will interest scholars in a variety of related fields and provoke further research and debate.
By Aiko Ikeo (editor)

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9780415149006 | Routledge, January 1, 1997, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: This collection supplies fascinating insights into aspects of East Asian economic development.

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9781138866157, titled "Economic Development in Twentieth-century East Asia: The International Context" | Routledge, June 8, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This collection supplies fascinating insights into aspects of East Asian economic development.

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9780203027042, titled "Economic Development in Twentieth-century East Asia: The International Context" | Routledge, January 4, 2002, cover price $180.00

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Product Description: Democratic Development in East Asia explores an important but neglected topic in the literature on democratization in East Asia: the international dimension of democratization. It presents a coherent and comprehensive analysis of the impact of external political, economic and cultural factors on China, South Korea and Taiwan's political development since World War II...read more

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9780415342506 | Routledge, February 1, 2005, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: Democratic Development in East Asia explores an important but neglected topic in the literature on democratization in East Asia: the international dimension of democratization.
9780264673240, titled "Preaching for All Seasons" | Mowbray Bookstore, December 1, 1993, cover price $42.01 | also contains Preaching for All Seasons | About this edition: Brings faith to bear on all the changing scenes of modern life.

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9780415649032 | Routledge, September 8, 2015, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Democratic Development in East Asia explores an important but neglected topic in the literature on democratization in East Asia: the international dimension of democratization.

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Product Description: This book adopts a wide focus on the range of East Asian languages, in both their pre-modern and modern forms, within the specific topic area of language change. It contains sections on dialect studies, contact linguistics, socio-linguistics and syntax/phonology and deals with all three major languages of East Asia: Chinese, Japanese and Korean...read more

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9780700713776 | Routledge, March 1, 2001, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: This book adopts a wide focus on the range of East Asian languages, in both their pre-modern and modern forms, within the specific topic area of language change.

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9781138879164 | Routledge, August 25, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This book adopts a wide focus on the range of East Asian languages, in both their pre-modern and modern forms, within the specific topic area of language change.

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Product Description: Security and Conflict in East Asia provides a timely and thorough analysis of the sources and implications of conflict on the Korean peninsula, China and Japan, the three biggest economies in the world. This analysis provides the building blocks for effective solutions to manage these, and is a vital resource to those seeking a clearer understanding of conflict in the most pivotal region in the world...read more
By Andrew T. H. Tan (editor)

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9781857437171 | Routledge, May 13, 2015, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: Security and Conflict in East Asia provides a timely and thorough analysis of the sources and implications of conflict on the Korean peninsula, China and Japan, the three biggest economies in the world.

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Product Description: From the Foundations in Global Studies series, this text offers students a fresh, comprehensive, multidisciplinary entry point to East Asia, with an emphasis on the globalizing processes the region is undergoing. After a brief introduction to the study of East Asia, the early chapters of the book survey the essentials of East Asian history and offer an overview of the region’s languages, economic development, and global connections...read more
By Anne Prescott (editor)

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9780765643216 | Routledge, May 19, 2015, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: From the Foundations in Global Studies series, this text offers students a fresh, comprehensive, multidisciplinary entry point to East Asia, with an emphasis on the globalizing processes the region is undergoing.

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9780765643223 | Routledge, May 19, 2015, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: From the Foundations in Global Studies series, this text offers students a fresh, comprehensive, multidisciplinary entry point to East Asia, with an emphasis on the globalizing processes the region is undergoing.

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Product Description: Voices of East Asia provides significant yet accessible readings in translation chosen to stimulate interest in the long and rich cultural history of East Asia, the countries of China, Japan, and Korea. The readings range from ancient to modern, elite to popular, and include poetry, stories, essays, and drama...read more

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9780765638335 | Routledge, March 24, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Voices of East Asia provides significant yet accessible readings in translation chosen to stimulate interest in the long and rich cultural history of East Asia, the countries of China, Japan, and Korea.

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9780765638342 | Routledge, March 18, 2015, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Voices of East Asia provides significant yet accessible readings in translation chosen to stimulate interest in the long and rich cultural history of East Asia, the countries of China, Japan, and Korea.

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By Christian Aspalter (editor) and Alan Walker (editor)

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9780415697354 | Routledge, December 16, 2014, cover price $145.00

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9780205261680, titled "Talking Sociology" | 4th edition (Allyn & Bacon, June 1, 1997), cover price $25.00 | also contains Talking Sociology

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Product Description: Race and Racism in Modern East Asia juxtaposes Western racial constructions of East Asians with constructions of race and their outcomes in modern East Asia. It is the first endeavor to explicitly and coherently link constructions of race and racism in both regions...read more
By Walter Demel (editor)

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9789004237292 | Brill Academic Pub, November 30, 2012, cover price $261.00 | About this edition: Race and Racism in Modern East Asia juxtaposes Western racial constructions of East Asians with constructions of race and their outcomes in modern East Asia.

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9789004285507 | 1 edition (Brill Academic Pub, September 29, 2014), cover price $49.00 | About this edition: Race and Racism in Modern East Asia juxtaposes Western racial constructions of East Asians with constructions of race and their outcomes in modern East Asia.

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Product Description: Updated annually, East & Southeast Asia provides just enough historical background on the evolution of Modern East & Southeast Asia to help students gain a thorough understanding—in one semester—of contemporary developments in this vital region...read more

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9781475812312 | 47 edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 11, 2014), cover price $20.50 | About this edition: Updated annually, East & Southeast Asia provides just enough historical background on the evolution of Modern East & Southeast Asia to help students gain a thorough understanding—in one semester—of contemporary developments in this vital region.

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Product Description: European-East Asian Borders is an international, trans-disciplinary volume that breaks new ground in the study of borders and bordering practices in global politics. It explores the insights and limitations of border theory developed primarily in the European context to a range of historical and contemporary border-related issues and phenomena in East Asia...read more

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9780415831314 | Routledge, August 27, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: European-East Asian Borders is an international, trans-disciplinary volume that breaks new ground in the study of borders and bordering practices in global politics.

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Product Description: When thinking about the culture and economy of East Asia, many attribute to the region a range of dispositions, including a preference for consensus and social harmony, loyalty and respect towards superiors and government, family values, collectivism, and communitarianism...read more
By Jie Yang (editor)

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9780415709705 | Routledge, May 7, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: When thinking about the culture and economy of East Asia, many attribute to the region a range of dispositions, including a preference for consensus and social harmony, loyalty and respect towards superiors and government, family values, collectivism, and communitarianism.

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Product Description: The Mongol army led by Genghis Khan subjugated more lands and people in twenty-five years than the Romans did in four hundred. In nearly every country the Mongols conquered, they brought an unprecedented rise in cultural communication, expanded trade, and a blossoming of civilization...read more
By Jonathan Davis (narrator)

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9781491513705 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, May 6, 2014), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: The Mongol army led by Genghis Khan subjugated more lands and people in twenty-five years than the Romans did in four hundred.

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Product Description: The global geopolitics of sport is being transformed in and by East Asia. Sport in recent decades has been avidly embraced by East Asian nations, with implications both for their image on the international stage and their domestic national identities...read more
By William W. Kelly (editor) and J. A. Mangan (editor)

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9780415744959 | Routledge, April 8, 2014, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: The global geopolitics of sport is being transformed in and by East Asia.

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Product Description: This comprehensive book explores contemporary Taiwan from the perspective of the Taiwanese themselves. In a unique set of original essays, leading Taiwanese figures consider the country’s history, politics, society, economy, identity, and future prospects...read more
By Jack F. Williams (editor)

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9781442221420 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, February 18, 2014, cover price $87.00 | About this edition: This comprehensive book explores contemporary Taiwan from the perspective of the Taiwanese themselves.

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Product Description: Russia has generally been neglected in the academic and policy discourse on regional integration in East Asia. This book fills this gap, with particular attention to the role of Pacific Russia in the deepening regional integration in East Asia...read more
By Anna Vassilieva (editor)

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9780415822831 | Routledge, February 25, 2014, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Russia has generally been neglected in the academic and policy discourse on regional integration in East Asia.

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Book by Kelly, Ian

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9780824810245 | Univ of Hawaii Pr, April 1, 1987, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Book by Kelly, Ian

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9781349087860 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $69.99

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Product Description: The Asia-Pacific region is rapidly emerging as the global economic and political powerhouse of the twenty-first century. Looking at both Southeast and East Asia, this richly illustrated volume stresses broad, cross-cutting themes of regional history, with an emphasis on the interactions between cultures and nations...read more

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9780813313726 | Westview Pr, February 1, 1992, cover price $73.00 | About this edition: The Asia-Pacific region now looks set to become a major economic and political global force.

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9780813346670 | 4th edition (Westview Pr, July 30, 2013), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The Asia-Pacific region is rapidly emerging as the global economic and political powerhouse of the twenty-first century.
9780813343556 | 3 edition (Westview Pr, January 1, 2007), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The Asia-Pacific region is rapidly emerging as the global economic and political powerhouse of the twenty-first century.
9780813334714 | 2nd edition (Westview Pr, January 1, 1998), cover price $56.00 | About this edition: Poised to enter the twenty-first century, the Asia-Pacific region is rapidly emerging as a global economic and political powerhouse.
9789990012972 | 2 edition (Perseus Books, January 1, 1998), cover price $0.02
9780813313719 | Westview Pr, June 1, 1992, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: The Asia-Pacific region now looks set to become a major economic and political global force.

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Product Description: A high degree of cultural and racial homogeneity has long been associated with Japan, with its political discourse and with the lexicon of post-war Japanese scholarship. This book examines underlying assumptions. The author provides an analysis of racial discourse in Japan, its articulation and re-articulation over the past century, against the background of labour migration from the colonial periphery...read more

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9780415062282 | Routledge, May 1, 1994, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: A high degree of cultural and racial homogeneity has long been associated with Japan, with its political discourse and with the lexicon of post-war Japanese scholarship.

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9780415867689 | Reprint edition (Routledge, January 30, 2014), cover price $48.95 | About this edition: A high degree of cultural and racial homogeneity has long been associated with Japan, with its political discourse and with the lexicon of post-war Japanese scholarship.

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Product Description: The traditional model for what constitutes a good leader is changing, and CEOs and HR professionals now say the ability to understand, motivate and inspire others is the characteristic that is most important when recruiting senior leaders...read more

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9780295958958, titled "Doctoral Dissertations on Japan and Korea, 1969-1979: An Annotated Bibliography of Studies in Western Languages" | Univ of Washington Pr, October 1, 1982, cover price $35.00 | also contains Doctoral Dissertations on Japan and Korea, 1969-1979: An Annotated Bibliography of Studies in Western Languages

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9780749468125 | 2 edition (Kogan Page Ltd, April 3, 2013), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The traditional model for what constitutes a good leader is changing, and CEOs and HR professionals now say the ability to understand, motivate and inspire others is the characteristic that is most important when recruiting senior leaders.

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