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The Management of Hate: Nation, Affect, and the Governance of Right-Wing Extremism in Germany

by Nitzan Shoshan

Since German reunification in 1990, there has been widespread concern about marginalized young people who, faced with bleak prospects for their future, have embraced increasingly violent forms of racist nationalism...


Being British: Our Once And Future Selves

by Chris Parish

How liberals can discover and be part of a new post-traditional story and feel proud of being British.


A Handbook of the Cornish Language - Chiefly in Its Latest Stages with Some Account of Its History and Literature

by Henry Jenner

This book contains a detailed guide to the Cornish language. It is intended for those of Cornish nationality who wish to acquire some knowledge of their ancient tongue, and to read, write, and perhaps even to...


Appalachia Revisited: New Perspectives on Place, Tradition, and Progress

by Rebecca Adkins Fletcher, William Schumann & Yunina Barbour-Payne

Known for its dramatic beauty and valuable natural resources, Appalachia has undergone significant technological, economic, political, and environmental changes in recent decades. Home to distinctive traditions...


Saudi Arabian Foreign Relations: Diplomacy and Mediation in Conflict Resolution

by René|| Rieger

In recent decades, Saudi Arabia has committed itself to playing the part of mediator in intra-national and international conflicts in the greater Middle East region. Examples include the two Saudi-introduced...


Defending Arabia

by J.E. Peterson

The defence of the Gulf has been a vital strategic concern for close on 100 years. The British first became involved in the Gulf to protect the sea routes to India and with the development of international air...


Confronting the Challenges of Urbanization in China: Insights from Social Science Perspectives

by Zai Liang, Steven F. Messner & Youqin Huang

Since the late 1970s, China has experienced an unprecedented pace of urbanization. In 1978, only 17.8% of the population resided in urban areas, but by 2013 the level of urbanization had reached 53.8%. During...


The Journal of Korean Studies, Volume 21, Number 1 (Spring 2016)

by Clark W. Sorensen, Donald Baker & Tracy L. Stober

The University of Washington-Korea Studies Program, in collaboration with Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, is proud to publish the Journal of Korean Studies.


British Stuff: 101 Objects That Make Britain Great

by Geoff Hall & Kamila Kasperowicz

This fascinating, full-color, photographic compendium invites you to discover Britain in a new way: through the everyday objects that are part of the fabric of contemporary life in the UK. Showcasing a wealth...


Local and Regional Development

by ANDY PIKE & Andrés|Tomaney, John Rodriguez-Pose

Actors and institutions in localities and regions across the world are seeking prosperity and well-being amidst tumultuous and disruptive shifts and transitions generated by: an increasingly globalised, knowledge-intensive...


Latin America at 200: A New Introduction

by Phillip Berryman

Between 2010 and 2025, most of the countries of Latin America will commemorate two centuries of independence, and Latin Americans have much to celebrate at this milestone. Most countries have enjoyed periods...


Political Islam and Global Media: The boundaries of religious identity

by Noha Mellor & Khalil Rinnawi

The development of new and social networking sites, as well as the growth of transnational Arab television, has triggered a debate about the rise in transnational political and religious identification, as individuals...


Ethics and Suffering since the Holocaust: Making Ethics "First Philosophy" in Levinas, Wiesel and Rubenstein

by Ingrid L Anderson

For many, the Holocaust made thinking about ethics in traditional ways impossible. It called into question the predominance of speculative ontology in Western thought, and left many arguing that Western political,...


Morocco: Challenges to tradition and modernity

by James N. Sater

The first edition of Morocco was published one year before the mass protests of the Arab Spring rocked the Moroccan state. Post-Arab Spring, the country has a new constitution and government, but the state remains...


Asian Law in Disasters: Toward a Human-Centered Recovery

by Yuka KANEKO, Katsumi MATSUOKA & Toshihisa TOYODA

This book is a critical analysis of several of the most disaster-prone regions in Asia. Its unique focus is on the legal issues in the phase of disaster recovery, the most lengthy and difficult stage of disaster...


The Turkish AK Party and its Leader: Criticism, opposition and dissent

by Umit Cizre

After landslide electoral victories, two referenda and a presidential election, thirteen years of AK Party rule have shattered many myths regarding Turkey's politics and the nature of the party itself.

This...


Knowledge Development in Transnational Projects

by Verena Hachmann

Transnational learning has become a buzz phrase in European policy-making and in multi-national business. Learning from the experiences of others is an idea that captivates practitioners and academics alike...


Low Life

by Luc Sante

Luc Sante's Low Life is a portrait of America's greatest city, the riotous and anarchic breeding ground of modernity. This is not the familiar saga of mansions, avenues, and robber barons, but the messy, turbulent,...


The Matter of Zen: A Brief Account of Zazen

by Paul Wienpahl

This book, first published in 1964, concerns the practice of Zen Buddhism. The practice is a particular form of meditation. In Japan, the only country in which it is any longer seriously pursued, the practice...


The Wild, White Goose: The Diary of a Female Zen Priest

by Roshi P.T.N.H. Jiyu-Kennett

This book, first published as two volumes in 1977 and 1978, was published purely for the purpose of showing how Buddhist training was done by the Reverend Jiyu-Kennett in the Far East. The material for the book...