Asia Inside Out

Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN-13 : 0674286340

Page : pages

Rating : 4.5/5 from 340 voters

Asia Inside Out reveals the dynamic forces that have linked regions of the world’s largest continent. Connected Places, the second of three volumes, highlights the flows of goods, ideas, and people across natural and political boundaries and illustrates the confluence of factors in the historical construction of place and space.

More Books:

Asia Inside Out
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Eric Tagliacozzo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-08 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Asia Inside Out reveals the dynamic forces that have linked regions of the world’s largest continent. Connected Places, the second of three volumes, highlight
Asia Inside Out - Itinerant People
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: Eric Tagliacozzo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

The third and final volume of Asia Inside Out, Itinerant People focuses on the idea of "Diasporic Asia" - the meanings of the movement of people, past and prese
Nuclear Weapons Free Zones
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Exequiel Lacovsky
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-09 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores the conditions under which Nuclear Weapons Free Zones (NWFZs) can be established. It analyzes four hypotheses that explain the factors contri
Political Regimes and Neopatrimonialism in Central Asia
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Ferran Izquierdo-Brichs
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-12 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book is aimed both at researchers and advanced students of Central Asia, the space of the former USSR, and the foreign policy of Russia and China. The auth
Reimagining the nation
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Sutherland, Claire
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-21 - Publisher: Policy Press

This book develops new ways of thinking beyond the nation as a form of political community by seeking to transcend ethnonational categories of ‘us’ and ‘t
The Problem of Women in Early Modern Japan
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Marcia Yonemoto
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-27 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Early modern Japan was a military-bureaucratic state governed by patriarchal and patrilineal principles and laws. During this time, however, women had considera
Asia and the Historical Imagination
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: Jane Yeang Chui Wong
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-21 - Publisher: Springer

This collection explores the interpretation of historical fiction through fictional representations of the past in an Asian context. Emphasising the significanc
In Asian Waters
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Eric Tagliacozzo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-07-19 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

A sweeping account of how the sea routes of Asia have transformed a vast expanse of the globe over the past five hundred years, powerfully shaping the modern wo
Imitation, Counterfeiting and the Quality of Goods in Modern Asian History
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Kazuko Furuta
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-12 - Publisher: Springer

This book focuses on the production of low-quality goods, the rise of markets for imitations and shoddy goods, and dishonest trading practices which developed a
Entangled Lives
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Joy L. K. Pachuau
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-08-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book considers three questions about understanding the past. How can we rethink human histories by including animals and plants? How can we overcome nation