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  1. Orientalism

    av Edward W Said

    Häftad, Engelska, 2003-08-01, ISBN 9780141187426

    For generations now, Edward W. Said's Orientalism has defined our understanding of colonialism and empire, and this Penguin Modern Classics edition contains a preface written by Said shortly before his death in 2003. In this highly-acclaimed work,...

  2. Negotiating Arab-Israeli Peace, Second Edition

    av Laura Zittrain Eisenberg, Neil Caplan

    Häftad, Engelska, 2010-07-14, ISBN 9780253222121

    Thoroughly updated and expanded, this new edition of Negotiating Arab-Israeli Peace examines the history of recurrent efforts to resolve the Arab-Israeli conflict and identifies a pattern of negative negotiating behaviors that seem to repeatedly d...

  3. Black Flags

    av Joby Warrick

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-06-02, ISBN 9780552172882

    **WINNER of the PULITZER PRIZE for NON-FICTION 2016** In a thrilling dramatic narrative, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Joby Warrick traces how the strain of militant Islam behind ISIS first arose in a remote Jordanian prison and spread to become...

  4. The Japanese Mind

    av Roger Davies, Osamu Ikeno

    Häftad, Engelska, 2002-05-01, ISBN 9780804832953
    (2 röster)

    In THE JAPANESE MIND, Roger Davies offers Westerners an invaluable key to the unique aspects of Japanese culture. Readers will gain a clear understanding of what really makes the Japanese, and their society, tick. Among the topics explored are: ai...

  5. Language and Society in Japan

    av Nanette Gottlieb

    Häftad, Engelska, 2005-02-01, ISBN 9780521532846

    Language and Society in Japan deals with issues important to an understanding of language in Japan today, among them multilingualism, language and nationalism, and literacy and reading habits. It is organised around the theme of language and ident...

  6. Islamic Exceptionalism

    av Shadi Hamid

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-06-09, ISBN 9781250135131

    Hamid argues for a new understanding of how Islam and Islamism shape politics by examining different models of reckoning with the problem of religion and state, including the terrifying - and alarmingly successful - example of ISIS. With unprecede...

  7. Land's End

    av Tania Murray Li

    Häftad, Engelska, 2014-08-07, ISBN 9780822357056

    Drawing on two decades of ethnographic research in Sulawesi, Indonesia, Tania Murray Li offers an intimate account of the emergence of capitalist relations among indigenous highlanders who privatized their common land to plant a boom crop, cacao. ...

  8. The Life of Buddhism

    av Frank E Reynolds, Jason A Carbine

    Häftad, Engelska, 2000-11-01, ISBN 9780520223370

    Bringing together fifteen essays by outstanding Buddhist scholars from Asia, Europe, and North America, this book offers a distinctive portrayal of the 'life of Buddhism'. The contributors focus on a number of religious practices across the Buddhi...

  9. The ISIS Apocalypse

    av William McCants

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2015-10-13, ISBN 9781250080905

    The Islamic State is one of the most lethal and successful jihadist groups in modern history, surpassing even al-Qaeda. Thousands of its followers have marched across Syria and Iraq, subjugating millions, enslaving women, beheading captives, and d...

  10. The Routledge Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory

    av Paul Wake, Simon Malpas

    Häftad, Engelska, 2013-06-20, ISBN 9780415668309

    Now in a fully updated second edition The Routledge Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory is an indispensible guide for anyone approaching the field for the first time. Exploring ideas from a diverse range of disciplines through a series of 11...

  11. Understanding the Contemporary Middle East

    av Jillian Schwedler, Deborah J Gerner

    Häftad, Engelska, 2008-08-15, ISBN 9781588265654

    The third edition of "Understanding the Contemporary Middle East" includes two entirely new chapters, one on religion and politics and one on the economies of the Middle East, as well as a greatly expanded discussion of the 2003 invasion...

  12. Arkipelagen : Indonesien sträcker på sig

    av Klas Lundström

    Häftad, Svenska, 2013-11-14, ISBN 9789174232479
    (1 röst)

    Indonesien är Sydostasiens snabbast växande ekonomi och världens fjärde folkrikaste nation - med en synnerligen blodig nutidshistoria. Efter demokratins återkomst och Suhartos fall 1998 har Indonesien hyllats för sina demokratiska vinningar, och l...

  13. A Reference Grammar of Thai

    av Shoichi Iwasaki

    Häftad, Engelska, 2009-04-09, ISBN 9780521108676

    A Reference Grammar of Thai provides a clear, detailed and comprehensive guide to Thai grammar, designed for intermediate to advanced learners. Written by two leading experts on Thai, it places a special emphasis on functional accounts of its gram...

  14. Restless China

    av Perry Link, Richard P Madsen, Paul G Pickowicz

    Häftad, Engelska, 2013-03-08, ISBN 9781442215115

    This compelling book explores the explosive pace of change in China and how its citizens are grappling with a dramatically new world, both in the public and private spheres. There is enormous popular pride in the ascension of China to the rank of ...

  15. Ten Myths About Israel

    av Ilan Pappe

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-04-04, ISBN 9781786630193

    In this groundbreaking book, published on the fiftieth anniversary of the Occupation, the outspoken and radical Israeli historian Ilan Pappe examines the most contested ideas concerning the origins and identity of the contemporary state of Israel....

  16. Islamic Activism

    av Quintan Wiktorowicz

    Häftad, Engelska, 2003-11-01, ISBN 9780253216212

    "... [Will] have an impact on two important fields of scholarship: social movement theory and the study of Islamic activist movements." -John Voll, Georgetown UniversityThis volume represents the first comprehensive attempt to incorporat...

  17. Wages of Violence

    av Thomas Blom Hansen

    Häftad, Engelska, 2001-10-01, ISBN 9780691088402

    When Bombay changed its name to Mumbai in 1995, it was the culmination of a long process that transformed India's primary symbol of modernity and cultural diversity into a site of intense ethnic conflict and violent nationalism. Wages of Violence ...

  18. China's Future

    av David Shambaugh

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-03-25, ISBN 9781509507146

    China's future is arguably the most consequential question in global affairs. Having enjoyed unprecedented levels of growth, China is at a critical juncture in the development of its economy, society, polity, national security, and international r...

  19. General's Son

    av Miko Peled

    Paperback / Softback, Engelska, 2016-04-01, ISBN 9781682570029
  20. Manifesto for a Democratic Civilization: Volume 1

    av Abdullah Ocalan

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-09-21, ISBN 9788293064428

    This manifesto is the definitive work of Abdullah Ocalan, crucial for understanding the Kurdish revolution. Here Ocalan outlines a democratic alternative for the Middle East. A criticism that limits itself to capitalism is too superficial, Ocalan ...

  21. Documenting China

    av Margaret Hillenbrand, Chloe Starr

    Häftad, Engelska, 2011-08-26, ISBN 9780295991276

    Documenting China brings together a series of linked texts, each one chosen for its impact when first published, and which together chart the core developments in twentieth-century Chinese history. With extracts spanning the fields of philosophy, ...

  22. Afghanistan from the Cold War through the War on Terror

    av Barnett R Rubin

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-04-30, ISBN 9780190229276

    Combining a deep knowledge of recent Afghan history with unmatched expertise on the current crises there, Afghanistan in the Post-Cold War Era will stand as an authoritative modern overview of this troubled nation.

  23. State-Directed Development

    av Atul Kohli

    Häftad, Engelska, 2004-08-01, ISBN 9780521545259

    Why have some developing country states been more successful at facilitating industrialization than others? An answer to this question is developed by focusing both on patterns of state construction and intervention aimed at promoting industrializ...

  24. Turn of the Tortoise

    av T N Ninan

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-02-23, ISBN 9780190603014

    The Turn of the Tortoise looks at the challenges that Indian government and business sectors face as it looks towards the future.

  25. India in the 21st Century

    av Mira Kamdar

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-02-01, ISBN 9780199973606

    A focused and accessible introduction to modern India by award-winning author Mira Kamdar, India in the 21st Century addresses the history, political and social structures, economic and financial system, and geopolitical landscape of a country set...

  26. We Belong to the Land

    av Elias Chacour, Mary E Jensen

    Häftad, Engelska, 2000-11-01, ISBN 9780268019631

    Nominated several times for the Noble Peace Prize, world-renowned Palestinian priest, Elias Chacour, narrates the gripping story of his life spent working to achieve peace and reconciliation among Israeli Jews, Christians, and Muslims. From the de...

  27. The Arab World

    av Allan M Findlay

    Häftad, Engelska, 1994-03-01, ISBN 9780415042000

    Disruption following the Gulf War, and the need to satisfy both rising economic aspirations and the Islamic values of the region's peoples, demands fresh examination of development issues in the Arab world. This introductory text assesses how agri...

  28. Chinese

    av Chaofen Sun

    Häftad, Engelska, 2006-09-01, ISBN 9780521530828

    Chinese is spoken by more people than any other language in the world, and has a rich social, cultural and historical background. This book is a comprehensive guide to the linguistic structure of Chinese, providing an accessible introduction to ea...

  29. Regularity in Semantic Change

    av Elizabeth Closs Traugott

    Häftad, Engelska, 2005-03-01, ISBN 9780521617918

    This important study of semantic change examines how new meanings arise through language use, especially the various ways in which speakers and writers experiment with uses of words and constructions in the flow of strategic interaction with addre...