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              Comrades at Odds: The United States and India, 1947-1964
               

              Comrades at Odds: The United States and India, 1947-1964 (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Rotter, Andrew J.

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              Explores the complicated Cold War relationship between the US and the newly independent India of Jawaharlal Nehru from the perspective of culture, the influence of which, the author argues, cannot be shrugged off by policymakers and diplomats any more than by the rest of the popu...lation.
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              ISBN 9780801434495
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2000
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Becoming American, Being Indian: An Immigrant Community in New York City
               

              Becoming American, Being Indian: An Immigrant Community in New York City (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Khandelwal, Madhulika S.

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              Since the 1960s the number of Indian immigrants and their descendants living in the United States has grown dramatically. During the same period, the make-up of this community has also changed-the highly educated professional elite who came to this...

              ISBN 9780801440434
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2002
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series The anthropology of contemporary issues
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              The Occult in Russian and Soviet Culture
               

              The Occult in Russian and Soviet Culture (Hardback)

              Edited by Rosenthal, Bernice Glatzer

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              A comprehensive account of the influence of occult beliefs and doctrines on intellectual and cultural life in twentieth-century Russia.

              ISBN 9780801432583
              Released NZ 1 May 1997
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              Breaking the Ashes: The Culture of Illicit Liquor in Sri Lanka
               

              Breaking the Ashes: The Culture of Illicit Liquor in Sri Lanka (Hardback)

              By Gamburd, Michele Ruth; Jacobs, Jerry A.

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              Gamburd explores the changing role of alcohol consumption in a Sri Lankan village the cultural context for social and antisocial alcohol consumption, insight into everyday and ceremonial drinking, and the illicit alcohol market.

              ISBN 9780801446603
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2008
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              Capital Flows and Financial Crises
               

              Capital Flows and Financial Crises (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              Edited by Kahler, Miles

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              Capital flows to the developing economies have long displayed a boom-and-bust pattern. This volume maps a new and uncertain financial landscape, one of volatile private capital flows and fragile banking systems. This text evaluates government responses and prescribes possible alt...ernatives.
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              ISBN 9780801435799
              Released NZ 15 Oct 1998
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              Civilizing the Margins: Southeast Asian Government Policies for the Development of Minorities
               

              Civilizing the Margins: Southeast Asian Government Policies for the Development of Minorities (Hardback)

              Edited by Duncan, Christopher R.

              • RRP: $147.00
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              Southeast Asian nations have devised a range of development programs that strive to incorporate minority ethnic groups into the nation-state. The authors of Civilizing the Margins discuss the programs, policies, and laws that affect ethnic minorities...

              ISBN 9780801441752
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2004
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              Past Looking: Historical Imagination and the Rhetoric of the Image
               

              Past Looking: Historical Imagination and the Rhetoric of the Image (Hardback)

              By Holly, Michael Ann

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              Michael Ann Holly asserts that historical interpretation of the pictorial arts is always the intellectual product of a dynamic exchange between past and present. recent theory emphasizes the subjectivity of the historian and the ways in which...

              ISBN 9780801432095
              Released NZ 15 Sep 1996
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              Callaloo or Tossed Salad?: East Indians and the Cultural Politics of Identity in Trinidad
               

              Callaloo or Tossed Salad?: East Indians and the Cultural Politics of Identity in Trinidad (Hardback)

              By Munasinghe, Viranjini

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              Callaloo or Tossed Salad? is a historical and ethnographic case study of the politics of cultural struggle between two traditionally subordinate ancestral groups in Trinidad, those claiming African and Indian descent. Viranjini Munasinghe argues that...

              ISBN 9780801437045
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2001
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              Causes of War: Power and the Roots of Conflict
               

              Causes of War: Power and the Roots of Conflict (Hardback)

              By Van Evera, Stephen

              • RRP: $139.00
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              What causes war? How can military conflicts best be prevented? The author of this text frames five conditions he believes increase the risk of interstate war. He shows how all but one rarely exist but that the belief of their existence is responsible for many modern wars, includi...ng both World Wars.
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              ISBN 9780801432019
              Released NZ 15 Jun 1999
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Cornell Studies in Security Affairs
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              Anatomy of Mistrust: U.S.-Soviet Relations during the Cold War
               

              Anatomy of Mistrust: U.S.-Soviet Relations during the Cold War (Hardback)

              By Larson, Deborah Welch

              • RRP: $147.00
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              Synthesizing different understandings of trust and mistrust from the theoretical traditions of economics, psychology, and game theory, Larson analyzes five cases that might have been turning points in U.S.-Soviet relations.

              ISBN 9780801433023
              Released NZ 15 Apr 1997
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Cornell Studies in Security Affairs
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