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  • Militär und zivile Politikby Aurel Croissant; David Kühn

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 56.00

    In Europa und Nordamerika gilt es heute als selbstverständlich, dass das Militär der Kontrolle durch die zivile Politik unterliegt. In anderen Regionen der Welt ist das jedoch nicht unbedingt der Fall. Warum gelingt es manchen Staaten, die Kontrolle über die Streitkräfte zu institutionalisieren, und manchen nicht? Welche Rolle spielt das Militär in... more...

  • Amerikanische Lizenzpolitik und deutsche Pressetraditionby Norbert Frei

    De Gruyter 1986; US$ 35.00

    Die Neuordnung des Pressewesens nach 1945 war eine der erfolgreichsten Maßnahmen der Alliierten zur Demokratisierung Deutschlands. Anstelle der traditionellen Blätter, deren Zahl in die Tausende ging, gründeten die Besatzungsmächte insgesamt 156 Lizenzzeitungen. Mit dieser strukturellen Zäsur ging zudem ein personeller Neuanfang einher. Besonders die... more...

  • Politik als Systemby Edwin Czerwick

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 46.00

    Mit dem Buch Politik als System soll sowohl der etwas in Vergessenheit geratene Beitrag der politischen Systemtheorien zur Erklärung von Politik als auch das integrative Potential der politischen Systemtheorien ins Bewusstsein gerückt werden. Es werden die zentralen Voraussetzungen des systemtheoretischen Denkens untersucht und die Variablen beschrieben,... more...

  • The International Relations of Northeast Asiaby Samuel S. Kim; Thomas Berger; Kent E. Calder; Lowell Dittmer; William W. Grimes; Alastair Iain Johnston; C S. Eliot Kang; Taehwan Kim; Chung-in Moon; Thomas G. Moore; Gilbert Rozman; Lynn T. White III

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2003; US$ 46.00

    This authoritative work explores the complex and evolving interplay among national, regional, and global forces influencing Northeast Asia's security, economy, and identity. Written by a team of leading scholars, the book presents a variety of theoretical perspectives and case studies to offer a comprehensive analysis of the pressures that shape the... more...

  • End of Modern History in the Middle Eastby Bernard Lewis

    Hoover Institution Press 2013; US$ 4.99

    Bernard Lewis looks at the new era in the Middle East. With the departure of imperial powers, the region must now, on its own, resolve the political, economic, cultural, and societal problems that prevent it from accomplishing the next stage in the advance of civilization. There is enough in the traditional culture of Islam on the one hand and the... more...

  • Historical Dictionary of the Bengalisby Kunal Chakrabarti; Shubhra Chakrabarti

    Scarecrow Press 2013; US$ 167.00

    The Historical Dictionary of the Bengalis provides an overview of the Bengalis across the world from the earliest Chalcolithic cultures to the present. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 750 cross-referenced dictionary entries on politicians, educators and... more...

  • Southeast Asian Affairs 2013by Daljit Singh

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2013; US$ 84.37

    "Southeast Asian Affairs is the only one of its kind: a comprehensive annual review devoted to the international relations, politics, and economies of the region and its nation-states. The collected volumes of Southeast Asian Affairs have become a compendium documenting the dynamic evolution of regional and national developments in Southeast Asia... more...

  • State and Uncivil Society in Thailand at the Temple of Preah Vihearby Puangthong R. Pawakapan

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2013; US$ 25.87

    Since it began in 2008, the dispute over the temple of Preah Vihear and its adjacent area has envenomed Thai-Cambodian relations. Puangthong R. Pawakapan argues that initially Thai-Cambodian cooperation on the temple had begun within the framework of Thailand’s strategy to become a regional economic centre and leader. It was the first time in... more...

  • First Raj of the Sikhsby Harish Dhillon

    Hay House 2013; US$ 8.95

    Banda Singh Bahadur appeared in Sikh history for a relatively short period (1708-1716) but, after the Sikh gurus, influenced it more significantly than any other individualBanda Singh Bahadur is among the most colourful and fascinating characters in Sikh history. From an ascetic he was transformed into Guru Gobind Singh’s most trusted disciple.... more...

  • Singapore Street Namesby Victor R. Savage; Brenda S.A. Yeoh

    Marshall Cavendish 2013; US$ 28.99

    Place names tell us much about a country - its history, its landscape, its people, its aspirations, its self-image. The study of place names, ‘toponymics’, unlocks the myriad interlocking stories that are encoded in every street and landmark. In Singapore, the coexistence of various races, cultures and languages, as well as its history of... more...