Electronic books recently made available to Hope College users.
- China and the West: Music, Representation, and ReceptionGet This Now!
- Dreams for dead bodies: blackness, labor, and the corpus of American detective fictionGet This Now!
- Mixed-member electoral systems in constitutional context: Taiwan, Japan, and beyondGet This Now!
- Transforming Gender and EmotionGet This Now!
Often called China's "Romeo and Juliet", the story of the Butterfly Lovers (the tale of Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai, or the Liang-Zhu story) is one of the most famous folk st…more
- In The RedGet This Now!
Why do rich countries flirt with fiscal disaster? Why did affluent countries – like Belgium, Greece, Italy or Japan – persistently accumulate so much debt between the 1970…more
- Early Film Culture in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Republican China: Kaleidoscopic HistoriesGet This Now!
This volume features new work on cinema in early twentieth-century Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Republican China. Looking beyond relatively well-studied cities like Shanghai, these …more
- States and women's rights: the making of postcolonial Tunisia, Algeria, and MoroccoGet This Now!
At a time when the situation of women in the Islamic world is of global interest, here is a study that unlocks the mystery of why women's fates vary so greatly from one countr…more
- May her likes be multiplied: biography and gender politics in EgyptGet This Now!
Marilyn Booth's elegantly conceived study reveals the Arabic tradition of life-writing in an entirely new light. Though biography had long been male-authored, in the late nine…more
- Three mothers, three daughters: Palestinian women's storiesGet This Now!
- The rise of Islam and the Bengal frontier, 1204-1760Get This Now!
- Speaking with vampires: rumor and history in colonial AfricaGet This Now!
- Passions of the tongue: language devotion in Tamil India, 1891- 1970Get This Now!
Why would love for their language lead men in southern India to burn themselves alive in its name? This book analyzes the discourses of love, labour, and life that transformed…more