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Rice, Agriculture, and the Food Supply in Premodern Japan (Needham Research Institute Series) 1st Edition

by Charlotte von Verschuer
English | 22 Feb. 2016 | ISBN: 1138885215 | ASIN: B01BYMGU9C | 371 Pages | AZW3 | 5.52 MB
Chinese Medicine in Early Communist China, 1945-1963: A Medicine of Revolution (Needham Research Institute Series)

Chinese Medicine in Early Communist China, 1945-1963: A Medicine of Revolution (Needham Research Institute Series) by Kim Taylor
Routledge | January 4, 2005 | English | ISBN: 041534512X | 256 pages | EPUB | 8 MB

Using original sources, this significant text looks at the transformation of Chinese medicine from a marginal, side-lined medical practice of the early twentieth century, to an essential and high-profile part of the national health-care system under the Chinese Communist Party.
Making Six Sigma Last: Managing the Balance Between Cultural and Technical Change (Six Sigma Research Institute Series)

Making Six Sigma Last: Managing the Balance Between Cultural and Technical Change (Six Sigma Research Institute Series)
Wiley |2001-05-03 | ISBN: 0471415480 | 256pages | PDF | 1.2MB
Gershom Scholem: From Berlin to Jerusalem and Back (The Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry)

Gershom Scholem: From Berlin to Jerusalem and Back (The Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry) by Noam Zadoff
English | December 5th, 2017 | ASIN: B0725PNHFF, ISBN: 1512601128, 1512601136 | 383 pages | EPUB | 8.22 MB

German-born Gerhard (Gershom) Scholem (1897–1982), the preeminent scholar of Jewish mysticism, delved into the historical analysis of kabbalistic literature from late antiquity to the twentieth century. His writings traverse Jewish historiography, Zionism, the phenomenology of mystical religion, and the spiritual and political condition of contemporary Judaism and Jewish civilization.
Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun

Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun (Needham Research Institute Series) by Jiri Hudecek
English | July 25th, 2014 | ISBN: 0415702968, 1138091855, 9780415702966 | 223 pages | True PDF | 2.09 MB

Twentieth-century China has been caught between a desire to increase its wealth and power in line with other advanced nations, which, by implication, means copying their institutions, practices and values, whilst simultaneously seeking to preserve China's independence and historically formed identity. Over time, Chinese philosophers, writers, artists and politicians have all sought to reconcile these goals and this book shows how this search for a Chinese way penetrated even the most central, least contested area of modernity: science.
Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun

Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun (Needham Research Institute Series) by Jiri Hudecek
English | July 25th, 2014 | ASIN: B00M42PUZ2, ISBN: 0415702968, 1138091855 | 254 pages | EPUB | 4.17 MB

Twentieth-century China has been caught between a desire to increase its wealth and power in line with other advanced nations, which, by implication, means copying their institutions, practices and values, whilst simultaneously seeking to preserve China's independence and historically formed identity. Over time, Chinese philosophers, writers, artists and politicians have all sought to reconcile these goals and this book shows how this search for a Chinese way penetrated even the most central, least contested area of modernity: science.
Japan's Lost Decade: Lessons for Asian Economies (ADB Institute Series on Development Economics)

Japan's Lost Decade: Lessons for Asian Economies (ADB Institute Series on Development Economics) by Naoyuki Yoshino
English | 18 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 9811050198 | 198 Pages | EPUB | 2.88 MB

This book discusses Japan’s long-term economic recession and provides remedies for that recession that are useful for other Asian economies. The book addresses why Japan’s economy has stagnated since the bursting of its economic bubble in the 1990s.
The European Union's policy towards Mercosur: Responsive Not Strategic (European Policy Research Unit Series MUP)

The European Union's policy towards Mercosur: Responsive Not Strategic (European Policy Research Unit Series MUP) by Arantza Gomez Arana
English | Mar. 19, 2017 | ISBN: 0719096944 | 257 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This book provides a distinctive and empirically rich account of the European Union's relationship with the Common Market of the South (Mercosur). It seeks to examine the motivations that determine the EU's policy towards Mercosur; the most important relationship the EU has with another regional economic integration organization.
Inside the Antisemitic Mind: The Language of Jew-Hatred in Contemporary Germany (The Tauber Institute Series for the Study of E

Inside the Antisemitic Mind: The Language of Jew-Hatred in Contemporary Germany (The Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry) by Monika Schwarz-Friesel
English | Jan. 3, 2017 | ISBN: 161168983X | 458 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Antisemitism never disappeared in Europe. In fact, there is substantial evidence that it is again on the rise, manifest in violent acts against Jews in some quarters, but more commonly noticeable in everyday discourse in mainstream European society.
Peace by Peaceful Means: Peace and Conflict, Development and Civilization (International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO))

Peace by Peaceful Means: Peace and Conflict, Development and Civilization (International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO)) by Johan Galtung
English | 1996 | ISBN: 0803975104, 9780803975101 | 292 Pages | PDF | 7.38 MB