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Ethnic Studies

  • Race in Another Americaby Edward E. Telles

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 28.95

    This is the most comprehensive and up-to-date book on the increasingly important and controversial subject of race relations in Brazil. North American scholars of race relations frequently turn to Brazil for comparisons, since its history has many key similarities to that of the United States. Brazilians have commonly compared themselves with North... more...

  • Presente!by Cristina Tzintzķn; Juan GonzŠlez; Arnulfo ManrŪquez; Carlos Pťrez de Alejo

    AK Press 2014; US$ 13.99

    Documenting the undocumented: voices of immigrant workers. more...

  • Chinese Firms, Global Firmsby Peter Nolan

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 53.95

    China has achieved remarkable, sustained economic growth under the policies of ?reform and opening up? put into place since the late 1970s. China?s industrial policies have nurtured a large group of firms with high profits and a high market capitalisation. However, few people in the West can name a single Chinese firm. During the modern era of capitalist... more...

  • Leadership on Javaby Hans Antlov; Sven Cederoth Cederroth

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 101.95

    This text examines how leaders on Java rise to power, stay in power and pass their power on. Most of these essays deal with rural power but a few address more general issues of leadership. more...

  • Japanese Consumer Behaviourby John McCreery

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 72.95

    What role does consumption play in Japanese lives that are more than study, work and shopping? How have those lives changed since World War II as Japan has wrestled with the meaning of white-collar careers, women spreading their wings, changing family values, a shrinking birth rate, an aging population? This book explores Japan through the eyes of... more...

  • Women's Costume of the Near and Middle Eastby Jennifer M. Scarce

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 60.95

    The historical and cultural richness of the Near and Middle East is reflected visually in its costume. In this book, Jennifer Scarce makes brilliant use of years or research to provide a lucid acount of the development of women's dress from the†fourteenth to the early†twentieth centuries. Her study of costume is set in th ebroader context of the social... more...

  • Geographical Studies and Japanby John Sargent; Richard Wiltshire

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 67.95

    Describes the trends, diversity and differences in Japanese and British geographical studies. more...

  • Internal and International Migrationby Hein Mallee; Frank N. Pieke

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 195.00

    Comparing migration in China itself to Chinese migration to Europe, this book critically assesses received ideas, perceptions and theories concerning internal and international migration.Comparing migration in China itself to Chinese migration to Europe, this book critically assesses received ideas, perceptions and theories concerning internal and... more...

  • God, Muhammad and the Unbelieversby David Marshall

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 190.00

    This study of the Qur'an arises from an interest in a pressing contemporary issue, the relationship between Muslims and non-Muslims ('the Ummah and the Other'). This text explores how the Qur'an comments on this relationship as it changed in the course of Muhammad's ministry. Particular attention is paid to the portrayal in the Meccan 'punishment-narratives'... more...

  • The Globalisation of Chinese Foodby Sidney Cheung; David Y. H. Wu

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 195.00

    By considering the practice of globalisation, these essays describe changes, variations and innovations to Chinese food in many parts of the world. The book reviews and broadens classic theories about ethnic and social identity formation through the examination of Chinese food, providing a powerful testimony to the impact of late 20th century globalisation. more...