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East Asia, Far East

Hardcover. As part of the Foreign Office, Reginald and Ann Hibbert travelled to Mongolia to become the first Westerners resident there at the height of the Cold War. This volume is a chronicle of the authors' experiences and an insight into the country in which they served. Num Pages: 272 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPM; 3JJPK; HBJF; HBLW3; JPSD; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 220 x 134 x 27. Weight in Grams: 445.
Publisher
Radcliffe Press
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850435785
ISBN
9781850435785

€ 38.99
€ 38.30

Paperback. This catalogue, based on a festival held at the ICA in 1994, provides a survey of contemporary Korean cinema and offers background information and material on 5 key Korean directors: Im Kwon-Taek, Jang Sun-Woo, Kim Ui-Seok, Lee Myung-Se and Park Kwang-Su. Num Pages: 60 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPK; APFA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 210 x 210 x 7. Weight in Grams: 188.
Publisher
Ica Editions
Number of pages
60
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780905263793
ISBN
9780905263793

€ 23.25

Hardcover. Henry Lansdell was one of the great travellers of the Victorian age. Num Pages: 1040 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HBJF; HBJF1; HBTP; JHMC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd. United Kingdom
Number of pages
1040
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784538101
ISBN
9781784538101

€ 315.70

Hardcover. Charles Downing provides one of the first detailed descriptions of life in China by a western visitor. Num Pages: 1016 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JH; HBJF; HBLL; HBTB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd. United Kingdom
Number of pages
1016
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2020
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784535865
ISBN
9781784535865

€ 346.95

Hardcover. A guide to the life and work of one of the greatest film-makers of the twentieth century - Kenji Mizoguchi. It discusses Mizoguchi's key films, cinematographic techniques and his social and aesthetic concerns. Editor(s): Vasudev, Aruna; Padgaonkar, Latika. Translator(s): Tankha, Brij. Num Pages: 259 pages, 35 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; APFB; HBJF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 17. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Number of pages
259
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847882318
ISBN
9781847882318

€ 94.98
€ 83.32

Paperback. Num Pages: 368 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBJF; HBLH; JHBA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501704437
ISBN
9781501704437

€ 33.99
€ 32.93

Hardcover. This text examines representations of social "minorities" and "majorities" in art and public media in an effort to illuminate the complexity and diversity of Chinese society. Num Pages: 421 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HBJF; HBLW; HBTB; JHMP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
C Hurst & Co (Publishers)Ltd
Number of pages
421
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850653240
ISBN
9781850653240

€ 52.74

Hardcover. Feeds into wider debates on democracy and how practises of democracy differ across communities. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPCT; JPHV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784536015
ISBN
9781784536015

€ 98.61

Hardcover. Specialist manufacturers have existed in Japan from even before the start of industrialization in the late nineteenth century. Proliferating since but remaining steadfastly lean, many of them can be categorized as leading medium-sized enterprises. This book looks at how they are globalizing and assuming a role as East Asian specialists. Num Pages: 255 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; KND. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 225 x 170 x 20. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230218420
ISBN
9780230218420

€ 103.98

Hardcover. Num Pages: 194 pages, notes, index. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JPQB; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 220 x 140. .
Publisher
I B Tauris & Co Ltd
Number of pages
194
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1985
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850430087
ISBN
9781850430087

€ 98.55

Hardcover. Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 1FPJ; 3JF; HBJF; HBLL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415870269
ISBN
9780415870269

€ 149.80

Paperback. This is a comprehensive reference book and commentary on basic documents about relations between the EU and the People's Republic of China. Editor(s): Snyder, Francis. Series: China and International Economic Law Series. Num Pages: 1128 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 1QFE; JPS; KCL; L. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 243 x 172 x 48. Weight in Grams: 1444.
Publisher
Hart Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
1128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841137247
ISBN
9781841137247

€ 114.89

Hardcover. Rebecca E. Karl interrogates the concept and practice of "the economic" as it was understood in China in the 1930s and the 1980s and 90s, showing how the use of Eurocentric philosophies, narratives, and conceptions of the economic that exist outside lived experiences fail to capture modern China's complex history. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HBAH; HBJF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822363101
ISBN
9780822363101

€ 101.68

Hardcover. Offers a close-up of the hitherto overlooked golden age of Japanese cult, action and exploitation cinema from the early 1950s through to the late 1970s. This illustrated book includes facts on the lives and films of directors, including filmographies, related bibliographies on genre fiction, including Manga, and a section on female yakuzas. Num Pages: 262 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; APF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 25. Weight in Grams: 613.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
262
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845110901
ISBN
9781845110901

€ 104.74

Paperback. The principal theme of this text is the way in which Japan overcame the barriers to economic growth - institutional, ideological and technological - which it did partly through changes in economic organization and training. This enabled it to resist, then overcome, trade competition from the West. Num Pages: 465 pages, 3 maps, 32 figures, 20 b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3J; KCLT; KCZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 141 x 23. Weight in Grams: 652.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd lo
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850655381
ISBN
9781850655381

€ 21.00

Hardcover. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JFSF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 150. .
Publisher
I B Tauris & Co Ltd
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1988
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850431114
ISBN
9781850431114

€ 98.61

Hardcover. 'China's Holy Mountain' is both a splendid introduction to the history of Buddhism in East Asia and an evocative and lavishly-illustrated gazetteer of the monasteries and sacred artefacts themselves. It will be an indispensable resource for students of Asian religion and philosophy, with further appeal to general readers. Num Pages: 384 pages, full colour throughout. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HRE. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 295 x 249 x 39. Weight in Grams: 2468.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848857001
ISBN
9781848857001

€ 42.20

Hardcover. Traces the history of imperial China from the beginnings of unification under the Qin emperor in the third century BCE to the end of the Qing dynasty in the early twentieth century. This book is suitable for those interested in Chinese history and culture. Series: History of Imperial China. Num Pages: 368 pages, 23 halftones, 10 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HBJF; HBL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 166 x 32. Weight in Grams: 718.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
368
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674031463
ISBN
9780674031463

€ 49.99
€ 47.79

Hardcover. Studies the significant developments in Japanese genre filmmaking since the turn of the millennium. This book includes detail the ways in which individual films have both drawn and departed from those films that have comprised the key works and trends in these generic categories. It features developments in filmmaking. Series: Traditions in World Cinema. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; APF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 164 x 241 x 18. Weight in Grams: 500.
Publisher
EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY PRESS
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748683734
ISBN
9780748683734

€ 25.02

Paperback. Translator(s): Tulachandra. Num Pages: 663 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBJF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 128 x 200 x 36. Weight in Grams: 498.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Firecracker Interactive Thailand
Number of pages
663
Condition
New
SKU
V9789747100662
ISBN
9789747100662

€ 30.99
€ 27.75

Paperback. Editor(s): Sorensen, Bo Aerenlund. Series: Comparative Feminist Studies. Num Pages: 232 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JFC; JFSJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 252 x 493 x 20. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349571444
ISBN
9781349571444

€ 83.34

Paperback.
Publisher
Pearson Education (US) United States
Number of pages
496
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
3rd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780205726912
ISBN
9780205726912

€ 179.15

Library Binding. Series: China: The Emerging Superpower. Num Pages: 120 pages, black & white halftones, colour illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: 1FPC; YNM. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 249 x 192 x 12. Weight in Grams: 486.
Publisher
Mason Crest
Number of pages
120
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781422221556
ISBN
9781422221556

€ 16.99
€ 15.46

Hardcover. Zuyan Zhou offers an astute look at the concept of androgyny in key works of Chinese fiction and drama from the 16th to the 18th centuries. This study probes deviations from engendered codes of behaviour both in culture and literature. Num Pages: 376 pages, 3 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 2GDC; DSBB; DSBD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 27. Weight in Grams: 617.
Publisher
University of Hawaii Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780824825713
ISBN
9780824825713

€ 89.70