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              Language and Decadence in the Victorian Fin de Siecle
               

              Language and Decadence in the Victorian Fin de Siecle (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dowling, Linda C.

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              As Dr. Dowling demonstrates, literary Decadence in this linguistic and cultural context was to reveal itself as a mode of Romanticism demoralized by philology. Decadent writers like Paler and Wilde and Beardslcy sought to preserve a few precious fragments from what they imagined-...-and paradoxically welcomed--as England's imminent decline and fall.
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              ISBN 9780691601281
              Released NZ 15 Nov 1989
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Multinationals, the State and Control of the Nigerian Economy
               

              Multinationals, the State and Control of the Nigerian Economy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Biersteker, Thomas J.

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              Thomas Biersteker evaluates the sources of Third World economic nationalism and assesses the significance of the changes that have taken place between North and South since the early 1970s. Neo-classical and neo-Marxist approaches to international and comparative political econom...y are explored to develop methods and select criteria for the assessme
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              ISBN 9780691609669
              Released NZ 15 May 1987
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
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              Transnational Corporations versus the State: The Political Economy of the Mexican Auto Industry
               

              Transnational Corporations versus the State: The Political Economy of the Mexican Auto Industry (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bennett, Douglas C.; Sharpe, Kenneth E.

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              The historical-structural method employed here rejects analyses that are excessively voluntaristic or deterministic. The authors show that while the state was able to mitigate certain adverse consequences of TNC strategies, new forms of dependency continued to limit Mexico's opti...ons. Originally published in 1985. The Princeton Legacy Library uses
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              ISBN 9780691611389
              Released NZ 15 Nov 1985
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
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              Retreat into the Mind: Victorian Poetry and the Rise of Psychiatry
               

              Retreat into the Mind: Victorian Poetry and the Rise of Psychiatry (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Faas, Ekbert

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              Here Ekbert Faas examines the complex interrelationships among the fields of early psychiatry, poetry, and aesthetics through an in-depth study of the Victorian dramatic monologue and its Romantic antecedents. Discussing the work of over thirty major and minor poets, he focuses o...n what Victorian critics viewed as an unprecedented psychological scho
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              ISBN 9780691601588
              Released NZ 15 Feb 1991
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              In Pursuit of the PhD
               

              In Pursuit of the PhD (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bowen, William G.; Rudenstine, Neil L.

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              What percentage of graduate students entering PhD programs in the arts and sciences at leading universities actually complete their studies? How do completion rates vary by field of study, scale of graduate program, and type of financial support provided to students? Has the incr...easing reliance on Teaching Assistantships affected completion rates a
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              ISBN 9780691602615
              Released NZ 15 Feb 1992
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              Taoist Ritual and Popular Cults of Southeast China
               

              Taoist Ritual and Popular Cults of Southeast China (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dean, Kenneth

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              Most commentators imagine contemporary China to be monolithic, atheistic, and materialist, and wholly divorced from its earlier customs, but Kenneth Dean combines evidence from historical texts and extensive fieldwork to reveal an entirely different picture. Since 1979, when the ...Chinese government relaxed some of its most stringent controls on reli
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              ISBN 9780691601120
              Released NZ 15 Sep 1995
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              The Presence of the Past in a Spanish Village: (Published in cloth as Santa Maria del Monte)
               

              The Presence of the Past in a Spanish Village: (Published in cloth as Santa Maria del Monte) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Behar, Ruth

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              This study of a northern Spanish community shows how the residents of Santa MarAa del Monte have acted together at critical times to ensure the survival of their traditional forms of social organization. The survival of these forms has allowed the villagers, in turn, to weather d...emographic, political, and economic crises over the centuries. Origin
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              ISBN 9780691608891
              Released NZ 15 Oct 1991
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              The Poverty of Revolution: The State and the Urban Poor in Mexico
               

              The Poverty of Revolution: The State and the Urban Poor in Mexico (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Eckstein, Susan Eva

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              The plight of the urban poor in Mexico has changed little since World War II, despite the country's impressive rate of economic growth. Susan Eckstein considers how market forces and state policies that were ostensibly designed to help the poor have served to maintain their pover...ty. She draws on intensive research in a center city slum, a squatter
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              ISBN 9780691604107
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1989
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              Kronstadt, 1921
               

              Kronstadt, 1921 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Avrich, Paul

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              In March 1921 the sailors of Kronstadt, the naval fortress in the Gulf of Finland, rose in revolt against the Bolshevik government, which they themselves had helped into power. Under the slogan of Ofree soviets, they established a revolutionary commune that survived for sixteen d...ays, until an army came across the ice to crush it. After a savage st
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              ISBN 9780691600642
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1991
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              Mathematical Evolutionary Theory
               

              Mathematical Evolutionary Theory (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Feldman, Marcus W.

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              An international group of distinguished scientists presents an up-to-date survey of quantitative problems at the forefront of modern evolutionary theory. Their articles illustrate results from the latest research in population and behavioral genetics, molecular evolution, and eco...logy. Each author gives careful attention to the exposition of the mod
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              ISBN 9780691609171
              Released NZ 15 Apr 1989
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
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