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  • Melancholy Driftby Jean Ma

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2010; US$ 42.00

    This book looks closely at films by the most renowned directors of contemporary Chinese art cinema: Hou Hsiao-hsien, Tsai Ming-liang and Wong Kar-wai. It argues that these directors have collectively authored a distinct cinema of time across the realms of national and transnational film culture. more...

  • Political Development in Hong Kongby Ngok Ma

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2007; US$ 65.00

    This book reviews the political development of Hong Kong before and after 1997, in particular the evolution of state-society relations in the last two decades, to analyze the slow development of democracy and governance crisis of Hong Kong after 1997. more...

  • Advances in Numerical Simulation of Nonlinear Water Wavesby Qingwei Ma

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 60.06

    Most of the Earth's surface is covered by water. Our everyday lives and activities are affected by water waves in oceans, such as the tsunami that occurred in the Indian Ocean on 26 December 2004. This indicates how important it is for us to fully understand water waves, in particular the very large ones. One way to do so is to perform numerical... more...

  • The Chinese Economy in the 1990sby Jun Ma

    Palgrave Macmillan 1999; US$ 163.00

    This book provides a comprehensive overview and some economic analysis of China's economic reform experiences, particularly those since the late 1980s. It covers many institutional details of key aspects of the Chinese economy, including fiscal and monetary management, financial sector development, state-enterprise reform, international trade, foreign... more...

  • Basiswissen Finanzierungby Claus Koss

    Gabler Verlag 2008; US$ 46.94

    Vorwort Am Anfang dieses Buches stehen zwei Fälle aus der Praxis des Verfassers: Einer seiner M- danten wollte einen Teilbetrieb vom Konkurrenten kaufen, geschätzter Unternehmenswert (ohne Finanzierungskosten): eine Million Euro, Liquiditätsbedarf für den Kauf: 800.000 Euro. Da der Einzelunternehmer kurz zuvor sein (privates) Wohnhaus mit einem großen... more...

  • Krankenversicherung oder Gesundheitsversorgung?by Claus Wendt

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 44.85

    Gesundheitssysteme sind einem fortlaufenden Wandel unterworfen. Während bei einer Evaluation des eigenen Systems häufig die Kostenproblematik den Blick auf innovative Reformideen verstellt, kann die vergleichende Beobachtung anderer Länder wichtige Anregungen für Strukturreformen geben. more...

  • Communication Systems and Information Technologyby Ming Ma

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 333.95

    This volume includes extended and revised versions of a set of selected papers from the International Conference on Electric and Electronics (EEIC 2011) , held on June 20-22 , 2011, which is jointly organized by Nanchang University, Springer, and IEEE IAS Nanchang Chapter.   The objective of EEIC 2011 Volume 4 is to provide a major interdisciplinary... more...

  • Animal Evolutionby Claus Nielsen

    OUP Oxford 2011; US$ 69.99

    Animal Evolution is a complete analysis of the evolutionary interrelationships and myriad diversity of the animal kingdom. This new edition brings the subject fully up to date, especially in light of the latest advances in molecular techniques. It also includes new chapters as the result of new systematic understanding. more...

  • All That Work and Still No Boysby Kathryn Ma

    University of Iowa Press 2009; US$ 13.60

    How do we survive our family, stay bound to our community, and keep from losing ourselves? In All That Work and Still No Boys, Kathryn Ma exposes the deepest fears and longings that we mask in family life and observes the long shadows cast by history and displacement. Here are ten stories that wound and satisfy in equal measure. Ma probes the immigrant... more...

  • Population and Society in Contemporary Tibetby Rong Ma

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2011; US$ 45.00

    This book provides a systematical analysis of all available social and demographic data released by the Chinese government. Additional to western literature, this book provides a good review of relevant research literature published in Chinese. With anacademic background of sociology and demography, the author focuses his analyses on various issues... more...