Télécharger le livre :  Mapping the Buddhist Path to Liberation

Due to the diversity in Buddhism, its essence remains a puzzle. This book investigates the Buddhist path to liberation from a practical and critical perspective by searching for patterns found in the Pali Nikayas and the Chinese Agamas. The early discourses depict the...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-04-15
Collection : The Humanities in Asia
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Traditions and Difference in Contemporary Irish Short Fiction

This book focuses on traditions and transformations in contemporary Irish short fiction, covering pivotal issues such as gender, sexuality, abortion, the body, nostalgia, identity, and migration. In separate chapters, it introduces readers to important writers such as...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-12-17
Collection : The Humanities in Asia
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
84,39
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Télécharger le livre :  Expanding Horizons in Health Communication

This book explores the ways in which Eastern and Western medical knowledge inform each other in the treatment of people in Asia across a wide range of health issues. To do so, it brings together health communication scholars from diverse disciplines both in Hong Kong...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-06-01
Collection : The Humanities in Asia
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Not Just a Laughing Matter

This book offers the first comprehensive and in-depth exploration of the way Chinese humor fits into broader discourses on Chinese identity and modernity in an increasingly globalized world throughout the period of modern China. It brings together the expertise of...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2017-08-28
Collection : The Humanities in Asia
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Hong Kong Culture and Society in the New Millennium

This book discusses the notion of “Hong Kong as Method” as it relates to the rise of China in the context of Asianization. It explores new Hong Kong imaginaries with regard to the complex relationship between the local, the national and the global. The major theoretical...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2017-03-15
Collection : The Humanities in Asia
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Visuality, Emotions and Minority Culture

This book, stemming from an international conference, mainly explores the “private sphere” of minority cultures. To date, insufficient attention has been paid to ethnic minorities’ sense of subjecthood, e.g. their construction and articulation of self-understanding...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2016-12-28
Collection : The Humanities in Asia
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  The Humanities in Contemporary Chinese Contexts

This book brings together the perspectives of eminent and emerging scholars on contemporary issues relevant to the practice, pedagogy and institutionalization of the humanities in the three Chinese contexts of Hong Kong, Taiwan, and mainland China. It addresses the need...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2016-10-22
Collection : The Humanities in Asia
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Sites of Modernity

This book investigates, compares and contrasts the experience of entering into and engaging in modernity and the modern era in many parts of the Asian continent. It focuses on the coming into being, development, and transformation of major urban centers from Tokyo to...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2016-04-28
Collection : The Humanities in Asia
Format(s) : ePub
89,66
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