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A vision for a restructuring of the United Nations, this volume offers an insider's look at how the UN can respond more effectively to the challenges of the future in an age of globalization. It also analyzes the roles of major UN functions such as the General Assembly and the Trusteeship Council.
Beginning with a picture of the island of Bali as the casual tourist sees it, compared with what it actually is, the author goes on to explore the life of the island, its history and beliefs.
Assesses the role of Middle East in the changing world of global finance and considers investment opportunities in this region of the world. This book provides nine explorations of the significant national stock markets in the Middle East, discussing structure, listing and trading procedures, performance, indicators, sectoral analysis, and more.
Begins with a study of core Shinto rituals as revealed in ancient texts, which embody the deepest and oldest traditions of Shinto belief in divinity, national destiny and, above all, Japan's special favoured status as 'the country of the gods', beliefs that endure today behind the facade of Japan.
After describing women's position in Roman society, this book surveys the crypto-sexual satisfaction derived by Romans from a range of activities: the sadistic treatment of slaves, savage public executions involving crucifixion and the mauling of naked, unarmed prisoners by wild beasts, and almost incredible mass-gladiatorial combats.
Examines the political history of Imperial/early modern China and relationship between China's traditional political culture and the political environment of China today. This book is a study of the power of political myth in China.