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  • Ming China, 1368?1644by John W. Dardess

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2011; US$ 31.99

    This engaging, deeply informed book provides the first concise history of one of China's most important eras. Leading scholar John W. Dardess offers a thematically organized political, social, and economic exploration of China from 1368 to 1644. He examines how the Ming dynasty was able to endure for 276 years, illuminating Ming foreign relations... more...

  • Tourism Supply Chain Managementby Haiyan Song

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 53.95

    Fierce global competition in the tourism industry is now focused on integral parts of supply chains rather than on individual firms. The highly competitive environment has forced tourism firms to look for ways to enhance their competitive advantage. Tourism products are often viewed by consumers as a value-added chain of different service components... more...

  • The Sixth Extinctionby Elizabeth Kolbert

    Henry Holt and Co. 2014; US$ 16.99

    ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR A major book about the future of the world, blending intellectual and natural history and field reporting into a powerful account of the mass extinction unfolding before our eyes Over the last half a billion years, there have been five mass extinctions, when the diversity of... more...

  • The Future of Quality News Journalismby Peter Anderson; Michael Williams; George Ogola

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    In the face of the continuously changing challenges of the digital age, it is difficult for quality news journalism to survive on any significant scale if a means for adequately funding it is not available. This new study, a follow-up to 2007?s The Future of Journalism in the Advanced Democracies , includes a comparative analysis of possible alternative... more...

  • Cities of the Worldby Stanley D. Brunn; Maureen Hays-Mitchell; Donald J. Zeigler; Jessica K. Graybill

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 139.99

    This fully updated and revised sixth edition of the classic text, now in full color, offers readers a comprehensive set of tools for understanding the urban landscape, and, by extension, the world's politics, cultures, and economies. more...

  • Our Schools Suckby Jeanne Theoharis; Gaston Alonso; Noel S. Anderson; Celina Su

    NYU Press 2009; US$ 26.00

    "Our schools suck." This is how many young people of color call attention to the kind of public education they are receiving. In cities across the nation, many students are trapped in under-funded, mismanaged and unsafe schools. Yet, a number of scholars and of public figures like Bill Cosby have shifted attention away from the persistence of school... more...

  • Industrialization and Development in the Third Worldby Rajesh Chandra

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 55.95

    Developing countries have undergone significant industrialization in the last three decades. Yet industrial growth reveals marked spatial inequalities in terms of both country and location. The Newly Industrialised Countries have achieved spectacular growth in sharp contrast to many other countries of the South. Industrial structure has changed, moving... more...

  • The Neo-Aramaic Dialect of Barwarby Geoffrey Khan

    BRILL 2008; US$ 719.00

    Presents a detailed description the neo-Aramaic dialect of the Assyrian Christian community of the Barwar region in northern Iraq, which is now endangered. Divided in three volumes, this title contains a description of the grammar of the dialect. It includes an extensive glossary, and also features transcriptions of recorded texts. more...

  • Country of Exilesby William R. Leach

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 14.00

    In Country of Exiles , William Leach, whose Land of Desire was a finalist for the National Book Award, explores the troubling effects of our national love affair with mobility.  He shows us how the impulse to pull up stakes and find a new frontier has always battled with the need to put down roots, and how a new cosmopolitanism has seized our national... more...

  • Child Soldiers: A Reference Handbookby David Rosen

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 64.00

    In conflict-torn countries such as Myanmar and Uganda, the use of child soldiers in military and paramilitary operations continues to occur despite widespread condemnation and the efforts of organizations such as the Coalition to Stop the Use of Child Soldiers. This book will allow readers to grasp the impact of this issue for both individuals and... more...