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East Asia, Far East

Paperback. Series: Encounters. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1FP; JFFN; JFFS; JFSL3. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 174 x 18. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Zayed University Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9789948163985
ISBN
9789948163985
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 33.13

Hardcover. The contributors seek to explain the success of Japan as an economic superpower by looking at the issues of culture and technology while making comparisons with the experiences of the USA, the UK and Europe as a whole. The relationship between culture and technology are examined and include the relationship between company culture and structure. Editor(s): Inkster, Ian; Satofuka, Fumihiko. Num Pages: 224 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBJF; HBLW3; JFC; KCZ; KNTX; TB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 24. Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860643255
ISBN
9781860643255
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 103.04

Paperback. An anthology of Chinese philosophy that covers its entire historical development. It provides selections from various thinkers and schools in every period - ancient, medieval, modern, and contemporary - and includes in their entirety some of the important classical texts. It deals with the fundamental, and technical aspects of Chinese thought. Translator(s): Chang, Wing-tsit. Num Pages: 888 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HPD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 220 x 139 x 40. Weight in Grams: 1044.
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
874
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1969
Edition
New Impression
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691019642
ISBN
9780691019642
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 34.00

Paperback. In the late 1970s when Mao's Cultural Revolution ushered in China's reform era, religion played a small role in the changes the country was undergoing. Editor(s): Kindopp, Jason; Hamrin, Carol Lee. Num Pages: 200 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HR; JPQB; JPV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 13. Weight in Grams: 295.
Publisher
Brookings Institution United States
Number of pages
200
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780815749370
ISBN
9780815749370
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 26.72

Paperback. Folk Legends from Tono takes readers on a magical tour through the psychic landscape of the Japanese "spirit world" that was a part of its oral folk tradition for centuries. Morse's insightful interpretation of the tales, his rich cultural annotations, and the evocative original illustrations make this book unforgettable. Num Pages: 170 pages, 40 black & white illustrations, 2 black & white halftones, 1 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; JFHF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 230 x 152 x 17. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442248229
ISBN
9781442248229
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 35.36

Series: Insight City Guides. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 190 x 130. .
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
KRD0000070
ISBN
9781786715647
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.64

Paperback. In this book, which draws on classic articles first published in The Eastern Buddhist, major historic proponents and masters of the nenbutsu are introduced, in particular Shinran, Shoku, Ippen and Rennyo. Editor(s): Pye, Michael. Series: Eastern Buddhist Voices. Num Pages: 256 pages, 13 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HREP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 233 x 163 x 17. Weight in Grams: 588.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845539191
ISBN
9781845539191
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.66

Paperback. A compilation of case studies about Japanese intellectuals' relationships to modernity in three majors arenas of art (art and aesthetics, theater, and literature) beginning in the 1850s to the 1970s. It discusses how inevitable wave of modernity was responded to, discussed, assimilated, changed by some practitioners of art and intellectuals. Editor(s): Nara, Hiroshi. Num Pages: 284 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; ACBP; ACX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 151 x 227 x 17. Weight in Grams: 476.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Lexington Books United States
Number of pages
284
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739118429
ISBN
9780739118429
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.99
€ 48.51

Paperback. This collection brings together diverse analyses of women in Japan--including department store elevator girls, tour bus guides, airline stewardesses, soldiers, soccer players, beauty queens, and educators--who have been intimately involved in the practices and professions of modernity. Editor(s): Freedman, Alisa; Miller, Laura; Yano, Christine Reiko. Num Pages: 296 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; JFC; JFSJ; JHBL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Stanford University Press
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804781145
ISBN
9780804781145
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 26.43

Paperback. "No Plays" are a major contribution to Japanese theatre. These lyric dramas evolved in the 14th century from ritual dances associated with Shinto worship, and their form became fixed in the 17th century. This book looks at this Japanese art form and its influences on Western writers. Translator(s): Tyler, Royall. Num Pages: 384 pages, bibliog. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 2ADT; 2GJ; 3H; 3J; DSA; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 26. Weight in Grams: 284.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780140445398
ISBN
9780140445398
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.77

Paperback. How did nerves and neuroses take the place of ghosts and spirits in Meiji Japan? How does Soseki's novel 'Kokoro' pervert the Freudian teleology of sexual development? In addressing these and other questions, the essays collected here theorize the relation of unconscious fantasy and perversion to discourses of nation, identity, and history. Editor(s): Cornyetz, Nina; Vincent, J. Keith. Num Pages: 352 pages, 23 black & white illustrations, 23 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JJP; 3JM; HBJF; HBLW3; HBTB; JMAF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 159 x 233 x 23. Weight in Grams: 530.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Routledge
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415691437
ISBN
9780415691437
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.31

Paperback. Translator(s): Macmillan, Peter. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; DCQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. Weight in Grams: 367.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141395937
ISBN
9780141395937
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.50

Paperback. This title contains 18 dramas taken from the four-volume series "Kabuki Plays On Stage". Together they cover the entire spectrum of kabuki drama from 1697 to 1905, the period during which kabuki's dramaturgy flourished prior to the onset of western dramatic influence. Editor(s): Brandon, James R.; Leiter, Samuel L. Num Pages: 384 pages, 41 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; AN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 23. Weight in Grams: 780.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
University of Hawai'i Press United States
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9780824827885
ISBN
9780824827885
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.94

Paperback. Editor(s): Damm, Jens; Lim, Paul. Num Pages: 262 pages, 2 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPCW; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 170 x 13. Weight in Grams: 424.
Publisher
Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden Germany
Number of pages
262
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2012th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783531185804
ISBN
9783531185804
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 67.89
€ 65.78

Paperback. Editor(s): Esherick, Joseph W.; Wei, C. X. George. Num Pages: 302 pages, 1 black & white illustrations, 1 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJC; HBJF1; HBLW; HBTV; JPHL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 453.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
302
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781138120761
ISBN
9781138120761
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.31

Paperback. The last quarter of the twentieth century was a period of economic crises, increasing indebtedness as well as financial instability for Latin America and most other developing countries; in contrast, China showed amazingly high growth rates during this time and has since become the third largest economy in the world. Editor(s): Fernandez Jilberto, Alex E.; Hogenboom, Barbara. Series: CEDLA Latin American Studies. Num Pages: 216 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 1KL; JPS; KCL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 154 x 16. Weight in Grams: 320.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Berghahn Books United Kingdom
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857456236
ISBN
9780857456236
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 33.80

Hardcover. Mongolia is a land-locked country, tilted by tectonic forces to the North, that experiences extremes of continental climate. This book points out work such as conserving and restoring plant diversity in various ecosystems and makes recommendations for sustaining the vegetation basis of the nomadic Mongolian society. Editor(s): Gunin, Peter D.; Vostokova, Elizabeth A.; Dorofeyuk, Nadezhda I.; Tarasov, Pavel E.; Black, Clanton C. Series: Geobotany. Num Pages: 240 pages, 85 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPM; PSB; PSTD; PSTS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 15. Weight in Grams: 876.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers United States
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Edition
1999th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780792355823
ISBN
9780792355823
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 203.68
€ 199.07

Paperback. This book confronts the question of who and what is a Nikkei, that is, a person of Japanese descent, by presenting 18 case studies from throughout the Americas--including Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Paraguay, Peru, and the United States. Editor(s): Hirabayashi, Lane Ryo; Kikumura-Yano, Akemi; Hirabayashi, James A. Series: Asian America. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 1KL; JFSL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 22. Weight in Grams: 503.
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804744621
ISBN
9780804744621
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 33.84

Hardcover. Editor(s): Shen, Simon; Blanchard, Jean-Marc F. Series: Challenges Facing Chinese Political Development. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JPSD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 157 x 26. Weight in Grams: 662.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Lexington Books United States
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739139943
ISBN
9780739139943
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 99.53

Paperback. Find the beauty and meaning of over 850 family crests found in Japanese tradition Editor(s): Stone Bridge Press. Num Pages: 156 pages, 850 Color and B&W illustrations and photographs. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; GBC; HBTG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 201 x 12. Weight in Grams: 308.
Edition
Revised ed.
Publisher
Stone Bridge Press United States
Number of pages
156
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781933330303
ISBN
9781933330303
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.34