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Figuring Korean FuturesChildren's Literature in Modern Korea

Figuring Korean Futures: Children's Literature in Modern Korea

Dafna Zur

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781503601680
eISBN:
9781503603110
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503601680.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book is the story of the emergence and development of writing for children in modern Korea. In the 1920s, a narrator-adult voice began to speak for the first time directly to a child-reader ... More

Reframing FinanceNew Models of Long-Term Investment Management

Reframing Finance: New Models of Long-Term Investment Management

Ashby Monk, Rajiv Sharma, and Duncan L. Sinclair

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781503601789
eISBN:
9781503602755
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503601789.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

The role of financial intermediaries has come under close scrutiny in recent times as many of the practices of these service firms have been exposed for their opaque, rent-seeking and dishonest ... More

Getting New Things DoneNetworks, Brokerage, and the Assembly of Innovative Action

Getting New Things Done: Networks, Brokerage, and the Assembly of Innovative Action

David Obstfeld

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780804760508
eISBN:
9781503603097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804760508.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

Mobilizing people to pursue action that “gets new things done” depends critically on the effective orchestration of social networks and knowledge sharing. This orchestration is vital to the pursuit ... More

Culture and CommerceThe Value of Entrepreneurship in Creative Industries

Culture and Commerce: The Value of Entrepreneurship in Creative Industries

Mukti Khaire

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780804792219
eISBN:
9781503603080
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804792219.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This book describes how commercial ventures in creative industries have cultural impact. Since royal patronage of arts ended, firms in the creative industries, working within the market mechanism, ... More

Hard TargetSanctions, Inducements, and the Case of North Korea

Hard Target: Sanctions, Inducements, and the Case of North Korea

Stephan Haggard and Marcus Noland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781503600362
eISBN:
9781503601994
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503600362.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Because authoritarian regimes like North Korea can impose the costs of sanctions on their citizens, they constitute “hard targets.” Yet such regimes may also be immune—and even hostile—to economic ... More

Voting TogetherIntergenerational Politics and Civic Engagement among Hmong Americans

Voting Together: Intergenerational Politics and Civic Engagement among Hmong Americans

Carolyn Wong

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780804782234
eISBN:
9781503600430
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804782234.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This book examines the political experience of the Hmong Americans immigrants, who first came to the United States as refugees of Vietnam War. In growing numbers, candidates of Hmong American ... More

The History of Missed OpportunitiesBritish Romanticism and the Emergence of the Everyday

The History of Missed Opportunities: British Romanticism and the Emergence of the Everyday

William H. Galperin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781503600195
eISBN:
9781503603103
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503600195.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This study is about the emergence of the everyday as both a concept and a material event and about the practices of retrospection in which it came to awareness in the romantic period in “histories” ... More

The Work of Art in the Age of Deindustrialization

The Work of Art in the Age of Deindustrialization

Jasper Bernes

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780804796415
eISBN:
9781503602601
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804796415.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

The Work of Art in the Age of Deindustrialization provides an original account of the relationship between postindustrial capitalism and postmodern culture. Examining American conceptual art and ... More

State-Sponsored InequalityThe Banner System and Social Stratification in Northeast China

State-Sponsored Inequality: The Banner System and Social Stratification in Northeast China

Shuang Chen

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780804799034
eISBN:
9781503601635
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804799034.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

The book explores the social economic processes of inequality produced by differential state entitlements. Drawing on uniquely rich source materials from central and local archives, the book provides ... More

The Dual ExecutiveUnilateral Orders in a Separated and Shared Power System

The Dual Executive: Unilateral Orders in a Separated and Shared Power System

Michelle Belco and Brandon Rottinghaus

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780804799973
eISBN:
9781503601987
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804799973.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The president serves dual roles in the political system: one who “commands” by pursuing his or her agenda using unilateral orders and one who “administers” and who works to continue proper government ... More

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