Books in category Social Science – Regional Studies

  • Year Amongst The Persians

    Year Amongst The Persians

    This book is about the gender dimensions of natural resource exploitation and management, with a focus on Asia.

  • Latin America 2012

    Latin America 2012
    Robert T. Buckman

    A comprehensive, timely and entertaining account of the political, cultural and economic dynamics of more than 30 discrete countries of the Western Hemisphere, this book is updated each year, providing students with the most recent …

  • How to Be Danish

    How to Be Danish
    Patrick Kingsley

    Originally published: Great Britain: Short Books, 2012.

  • The A to Z of Slovenia

    The A to Z of Slovenia
    Leopoldina Plut-Pregelj, Carole Rogel

    This is done through a detailed chronology, an introduction, appendixes, a bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on some of the more significant persons, places, and events; institutions and organizations; and …

  • Ciudades en el Caribe

    Ciudades en el Caribe
    Haroldo Dilla Alfonso

    Con profundo conocimiento histórico y agudeza analítica, Haroldo Dilla devela la común condición fronteriza que explica en buena parte la historia de estas ciudades; demuestra que el Caribe es contacto de lo diverso, zona de fricción, …

  • Regions and Crises

    Regions and Crises
    Lorenzo Fioramonti

    Will the Arab Spring trigger new forms of regional cooperation in North Africa? Will Asian regionalism prevail?This book investigates the intimate relationship between regional governance processes and global crises.

  • The Education of the Southern Belle

    The Education of the Southern Belle
    Christie Anne Farnham

    This general survey of medieval European economy, society, and culture is intended as a first guide to the subject for college students.

  • Dictionary Of Modern Arab Histor

    Dictionary Of Modern Arab Histor

    From 1980 until Dr. Bidwell's death in 1994, much of his time was taken up with the writing and compilation of this encyclopaedic work which represents, in the true sense of the word, a unique account of the Arab world from 1798 and a …

  • The Ravenscroft School in Asheville

    The Ravenscroft School in Asheville
    Dale Wayne Slusser

    The purview of this book is from the early days of Asheville (1820s) to the building of Joseph Osborne's mansion in the 1840s (which would eventually house the school), through the years of the school's operation, and thence to the mid-20th …

  • Wounds of Love

    Wounds of Love
    Frank Graziano

    Introducing an innovative method that integrates history, cultural studies, psychoanalysis, and clinical psychology, this compelling work offers a bold new interpretation of female mysticism.

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