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University of London School of Oriental and African Studies

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Works: 2,126 works in 3,363 publications in 2 languages and 37,830 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Outlines and syllabi  Bibliography  Catalogs  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Other, Editor, Publisher, Organizer of meeting, Responsible party, Recipient, Correspondent, Host, p b, isb
Classifications: PJ3, 950.05
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The China quarterly( )

in English and held by 1,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ProQuest electronic version of: The China quarterly. Supports browsing, searching, and printing of documents
Journal of African law( )

in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains full text of articles, 1999- ; abstracts and tables of contents, 1997-1998; tables of contents only, 1995-1996
Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London by Londres( )

in English and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forschung; Universitäten; Afrika; Asien
African languages and cultures by University of London( )

in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistik; Literatur; Afrika südlich der Sahara
African languages and cultures( )

in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Structural study of myth and totemism by Edmund Ronald Leach( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to provoke controversy, the papers in this volume concentrate on two main themes: the study of myth and totemism. Starting with an English translation of La Geste d'Asdiwal, which is widely considered to be the most brilliant of all of Lévi-Strauss's shorter expositions of his technique of myth analysis, the volume also contains criticism of this essay. The second part of the volume discusses how far Lévi-Strauss's treatment of totemism as a system of category formation can be correlated with the facts that an ethnographer encounters in the field. First published in 1967
Bulletin of the School of Oriental Studies, London Institution by University of London( )

in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asian and African systems of slavery by James L Watson( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political and social change in modern Egypt: historical studies from the Ottoman conquest to the United Arab Republic by P. M Holt( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the economic history of the Middle East: from the rise of Islam to the present day by Michael Cook( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tradition and transition in East Africa; studies of the tribal element in the modern era by P. H Gulliver( Book )

5 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1969. Divided into two parts, the first sections in the book examine the significance of the tribal factor in certain general contexts and discuss some of the particular backgrounds to contemporary transition in East Africa. There are essays on politics, economic development, language, law and education, together with a comparative look at European nationalism. In the second part, the grass-roots basis and development of the concept of the tribe are considered and its operation in social life in rural areas discussed. The contributions come from a wide range of schol
Handbook of oriental history by University of London( Book )

12 editions published between 1951 and 1963 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Novel in India; its birth and development by T. W Clark( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical writing on the peoples of Asia by University of London( Book )

in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nomads in alliance; symbiosis and growth among the Rendille and Samburu of Kenya by Paul Spencer( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International African bibliography = Bibliographie internationale africaine( )

in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dams in Africa: an inter-disciplinary study of man-made lakes in Africa: by Neville N Rubin( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments : studies in ellipsis and gapping by University of London( Book )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains essays on ellipsis - the omission of understood words or grammatical items from a sentence - and the closely related syntactic phenomena of conjunction and gapping. Ellipsis poses interesting challenges for linguists because speakers are expressing something that is not present in their words. This volume not only addresses the three perspectives resulting from recent research: Chomsky's syntactic Government and Binding approach, the semantic theories, and the processing accounts, but it also examines the cross-linguistic aspects of ellipsis by comparing the possibilities for a given type of elided structure in Japanese, Arabic, Hebrew, and in English. This volume will be of interest to both semanticists and syntacticians
Reformers and revolutionaries in modern Iran : new perspectives on the Iranian left by Stephanie Cronin( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The contributors of this book undertake a fundamental reexamination and reappraisal of the phenomenon of leftist activism in Iran
The Sasanian era by Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This latest volume in "The Idea of Iran" series concentrates on the Sasanian period. Seizing power from the previous dynasty - the Parthians - the Sasanians ruled Iran and most of the ancient Near East from 224 until 642 CE. They are particularly fascinating because of their adherence to Zoroastrianism, an ancient dualistic Iranian religion named after the prophet Zarathustra (or, in Greek, Zoroaster). The Sasanians expressed the divine aspect of their rule in a variety of forms, such as on coins, rock reliefs and silver plates, and architecture and the arts flourished under their ae
 
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Studies in the economic history of the Middle East: from the rise of Islam to the present day
Alternative Names

controlled identityUniversity of London. School of Oriental Studies

École des études orientales et africaines

Escuela de Estudios Orientales y Africanos

London School of Oriental and African Studies

London. University. School of Oriental and African Studies

Londres (GB)

S.O.A.S.

S.O.A.S. (University of London. School of Oriental and African Studies)

School of Oriental and African studies

School of Oriental and African Studies, (London)

School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

School of Oriental studies

School of Oriental Studies (London)

School of Oriental studies Londres

Sgoil Eòlas an Oirthir agus Afraga

SOAS

SOAS (School of Oriental and African Studies ; London)

SOAS, University of London

SOAS (University of London. School of Oriental and African Studies)

SOAS, Varsity o Lunnon

University London School of Oriental and African Studies

University of London. Madrasah-ʼi Muṭālaʻāt-i Āsiyāyī - Afrīqāyī

University of London Maʻhad al-Dirāsāt al-Sharqīyah wa-al-Afrīqīyah

University of London School of Oriental & African Studies

University of London School of Oriental & African Studies

University of London School of Oriental and African studies

University of London. School of Oriental Studies

University of London SOAS

University of London Ya Fei hsüeh yüan

Σχολή Ανατολικών και Αφρικανικών σπουδών

Школа восточных и африканских исследований Лондонского университета

مدرسة الدراسات الشرقية والإفريقية

مدرسه مطالعات مشرق‌زمین و آفریقا

วิทยาลัยบูรพคดีศึกษาและการศึกษาแอฟริกา มหาวิทยาลัยลอนดอน

동양 아프리카 연구 학원

東洋アフリカ研究学院

倫敦大學亞非學院

Languages
English (235)

Japanese (1)

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Tradition and transition in East Africa; studies of the tribal element in the modern eraDams in Africa: an inter-disciplinary study of man-made lakes in Africa:Fragments : studies in ellipsis and gappingReformers and revolutionaries in modern Iran : new perspectives on the Iranian leftThe Sasanian era