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The Resource Russian oriental studies : current research on pastand present asian & african societies

Russian oriental studies : current research on pastand present asian & african societies

Label
Russian oriental studies : current research on pastand present asian & african societies
Title
Russian oriental studies
Title remainder
current research on pastand present asian & african societies
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
Cataloging source
ZCU
Dewey number
950
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Asia
  • Africa
  • Civilization
  • Africa
  • Asia
Summary expansion
This collection of articles by leading Russian Orientalists, from different universities and research institutes of Russia, covers a wide range of research fields: politics and power, history, economics and society, language, philosophy and culture. The Russian authors base their works on rare sources. They examine here ancient and medieval history and culture of Oriental societies including articles on Indian mythology, kalam in Islam, classical Indonesian concepts of monarchy, Caucasus in the Abbasid period etc. There will also be a focus on modern Asian and African societies with articles on agriculture in India, monarchy in Cambodia, kleptocracy in Africa, Chinese migration to Siberia etc.). Furthermore in this volume, cultural vocabularies and sacred texts will be analysed. The volume will be useful for all academics and students interested in Asia and Africa
Label
Russian oriental studies : current research on pastand present asian & african societies
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; PART ONE: POLITICS AND POWER; PART TWO: HISTORY; PART THREE: ECONOMICS AND SOCIETY; PART FOUR: LANGUAGE; PART FIVE: PHILOSOPHY AND CULTURE; Index
Control code
994903565
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047402473
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)994903565
Label
Russian oriental studies : current research on pastand present asian & african societies
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; PART ONE: POLITICS AND POWER; PART TWO: HISTORY; PART THREE: ECONOMICS AND SOCIETY; PART FOUR: LANGUAGE; PART FIVE: PHILOSOPHY AND CULTURE; Index
Control code
994903565
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047402473
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)994903565

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