Africa – April 2012

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|April 30, 2012|Africa|0 comments

The cash dividend : the rise of cash transfer programs in Sub-Saharan Africa / Marito Garcia and Charity M. T. Moore. Prisoners of Prester John : the Portuguese mission to Ethiopia in search of the mythical king, 1520-1526 / Cates Baldridge. Gender and power in Sierra Leone : women chiefs of the last two centuries / by Lynda Day. The state and the social : state formation in Botswana and

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Politics and International Relations – April 2012

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Journals Cultural Politics – Volume 8(2012) onwards. Red pepper – Dec 2011 onwards. Books Europe, the USA and political Islam : strategies for engagement / edited by Michelle Pace. After the nation? : critical reflections on nationalism and postnationalism / edited by Keith Breen and Shane O’Neill . The Iran-Iraq War / Rob Johnson. Religion and politics in international relations : the modern myth / Timothy Fitzgerald. The best of

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Films and Sound Recordings – April 2012

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Films Arna’s children written and directed by Juliano Mer Khamis and Danniel Danniel.  워낭소리 / 제작, 스튜디오 느림보 ; 감독, 이 충렬 ; 프로듀서, 고 영재.  Old partner = Wŏnang sori written, edited, and directed by Lee Chung-Ryoul. No one killed Jessica written & directed by Raj Kumar Gupta.  Planeat  edited & directed by Shelley Lee Davies & Or Shlomi  The shooting of Thomas Hurndall  directed by Rowan Joffe. Chū

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Music, Media and Film Studies – April 2012

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Satchmo blows up the world : jazz ambassadors play the Cold War / Penny M. Von Eschen.  Music and globalization : critical encounters / edited by Bob W. White.  Women and popular music : sexuality, identity, and subjectivity / Shelia Whiteley.  Musical elaborations / Edward W. Said.  The challenge of the silver screen : an analysis of the cinematic portraits of Jesus, Rama, Buddha and Muhammad / by Freek L.

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Art and Archaeology – April 2012

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Art is not what you think it is / Donald Preziosi and Claire Farago. [Also available as an e-book from Dawsonera ] The ghosts of songs : the film art of the Black Audio Film Collective, 1982-1998 / edited by Kodwo Eshun and Anjalika Sagar.  Arte experimental en China : conversaciones con artistas / Laia Manonelles Moner.  China contemporary art : today and beyond / Zhao Li.  The Qin dynasty terra-cotta

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China and Inner Asia – April 2012

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Journals Inner-Asia – Volume 1(1999) onwards. Books Newest trends in the study of grammaticalization and lexicalization in chinese /ed. Janet Zhiqun Xing. Confucian philosophy :innovations and transformations /edited by Chung-Ying Cheng and Justin Tiwald. Ming China, 1368-1644 :a concise history of a resilient empire /John W. Dardess. Merchants of Canton and Macao : politics and strategies in eighteenth-century Chinese trade /Paul A. Van Dyke. Reluctant regulators : how the West created

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South East Asia and Pacific – April 2012

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Journals Asia Pacific World – Vol.1 (2010) onwards. Books Poverty and global recession in Southeast Asia / edited by Aris Ananta and Richard Barichello.  Governance in Pacific Asia : political economy and development from Japan to Burma / Peter Ferdinand. Film in contemporary Southeast Asia / edited by David C. L. Lim and Hiroyuki Yamamoto. Khmer bronzes : new interpretations of the past / Emma C. Bunker and Douglas Latchford. Manuel

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South Asia – April 2012

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Mapping India/ Manosi Lahiri. Landmark churches of India / Shubhi Sood. Himalayan traditional architecture : with special reference to the western Himalayan region / O.C. Handa. Lost monuments of Lucknow / Saiyed Anwer Abbas. White & black : journey to the centre of imperial Calcutta / photographs, Christopher Taylor ; text, Soumitra Das ; foreword, Olaf Van Cleef. Buddhist paintings of Tun-Huang in the National Museum, New Delhi / Lokesh

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Development Studies – April 2012

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Combating malnutrition in Ethiopia : an evidence-based approach for sustained results / Andrew Sunil Rajkumar, Christopher Gaukler, and Jessica Tilahun. Exporting services : a developing country perspective / Arti Grover Goswami, Aaditya Mattoo, and Sebastián Sáez, editors. Healthy partnerships :how governments can engage the private sector to improve health in Africa Extreme heritage management : the practices and policies of densely populated islands / edited by Godfrey Baldacchino. Understanding economic

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Middle East and Central Asia – April 2012

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|April 30, 2012|Middle East, Central Asia and Islamica|0 comments

Journals Arabica  – Volume 1(1954) onwards. Books International migration and development in the Arab region : challenges and opportunities / Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). Sources for the history of Sasanian and post-Sasanian Iran / edendum curavit Rika Gyselen. Islam, the state, and political authority : medieval issues and modern concerns / edited by Asma Afsaruddin. Angels in Islam : Jalāl al-Dīn al-Suyuṭī’s al-Hạbāʼik fī akhbār al-malāʼik /

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