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  • The Argumentative Indianby Amartya Sen

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013; US$ 18.99

    A Nobel Laureate offers a dazzling new book about his native country India is a country with many distinct traditions, widely divergent customs, vastly different convictions, and a veritable feast of viewpoints. In The Argumentative Indian , Amartya Sen draws on a lifetime study of his country?s history and culture to suggest the ways we must understand... more...

  • America Behind The Color Lineby Henry Louis Gates

    Grand Central Publishing 2007; US$ 30.35

    Renowned scholar and "New York Times" bestselling author Gates delivers a stirring and authoritative companion to the major new PBS documentary "America Behind the Color Line." The book includes thought-provoking essays from Colin Powell, Morgan Freeman, Russell Simmons, Vernon Jordan, Alicia Keys, Bernie Mac, and Quincy Jones. more...

  • America Behind The Color Lineby Henry Louis Gates

    Grand Central Publishing 2007; Not Available

    Renowned scholar and "New York Times" bestselling author Gates delivers a stirring and authoritative companion to the major new PBS documentary "America Behind the Color Line." The book includes thought-provoking essays from Colin Powell, Morgan Freeman, Russell Simmons, Vernon Jordan, Alicia Keys, Bernie Mac, and Quincy Jones. more...

  • The State and Its Enemies in Papua New Guineaby Alexander Wanek

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 191.95

    A study of nation-building processes in the young state of Papua New Guinea, and of opposition to these in one of the country's peripheral provinces, Manus. Intense resistance to Lucifer (the state) is offered there by Wind Nation, the old Paliau Movement made famous by Mead and Schwartz. more...

  • Latino History Day by Day: A Reference Guide to Eventsby Caryn Neumann; Tammy Allen

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 89.00

    This title takes a calendrical approach to illuminating the history of Latinos and life in the United States and adds more value than a simple "this day in history" through primary source excerpts and resources for further research. more...

  • The Sutta-Nipataby H. Saddhatissa

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 55.95

    This is one of the oldest collections of Buddhist discourses in the Pali canon; by far one of the most popular as well as the most important. Written in a mixture of prose and verse, it presents a code of conduct and provides the basis for a system of moral philosophy. A prime source work. more...

  • Local Agrarian Societies in Colonial Indiaby Peter Robb; Kaoru Sugihara; Haruka Yanagisawa

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 190.00

    The first systematic attempt to introduce a full range of Japanese scholarship on the agrarian history of British India to the English-language reader. Suggests the fundamental importance of an Asian comparative perspective for the understanding of Indian history. more...

  • Macau - Cultural Interaction and Literary Representationby Katrine K. Wong; C.X. George Wei

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 160.00

    Macao, the former Portuguese colony in southeast China from the 1550s until its return to China in 1999, has a long and very interesting history of cultural interaction between China and the West. As an entity with independent political power and a unique social setting and cultural development, the identity of Macao?s people is not only indicative... more...

  • Women in Islamby Nicholas Awde

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 56.95

    Collection of major references to women in the Quran and Hadiths, the two central Pillars of Islam on which Islamic legislation and social practice are based. Topics covered include Hygiene, Divorce, Marriage, Sex and Chastity, Inheritance, and Status and Rights. more...

  • Building Japan 1868-1876by Richard Henry Brunton

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 195.00

    Personal account of one of the Westerners who helped build modern Japan (see also study by Pedlar - also available from Curzon Press). more...