Kazuki Iwanaga 2007 This edited volume, including contributions from some of the leading scholars in the field, addresses the challenges, obstacles and opportunities for increased women’s political representation in Thailand. Will Thai politics be different with an increase in the
Kazuki Iwanaga 2007 Prominence has often been given to the lives and activities of such top female leaders in Asia as Indira Gandhi and Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. Indeed, the ability of a small elite of highly educated, upper-class Asian women to
At the World Bank, the Development Data Group coordinates statistical and data work and maintains a number of macro, financial and sector databases. These databases are used by teams to prepare Country Assistance Strategies, poverty assessments, research studies and other
The World Bank: Documents & Reports, previously known as World Development Sources (WDS), contains more than 14,000 World Bank documents which are made available to the public in order to better share the institution’s knowledge base and to implement the
DataBank is an analysis and visualisation tool from the World Bank that contains collections of time series data on a variety of topics. You can create your own queries; generate tables, charts, and maps; and easily save, embed, and share
Contains over 1 million foreign newspaper articles, broadcast transcripts and datelines from news sources in Asia. Please note: Access for NIAS and University of Copenhagen only.
Vibeke Børdahl 2013 The focus of Chinese literary studies has long been on the written word even though Chinese fiction and drama have strong oral roots and have been shaped by an interplay between oral and written traditions. The culmination
Yomidasu Rekishikan is a Japanese newspaper database which includes more than 13 million articles from the newspaper Yomiuri Shimbun since the start of publication in 1874. It also contains a Contemporary Who’s reference tool as well as a Glossary and
Zassaku Plus is an article index database covering journals and periodicals published in Japan since the Meiji period (1868) to present, including but expanding the coverage of Zassahi Kiji Sakuin database which is freely available from the National Diet Library.