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Russia and Its Northeast Asian Neighbors: China, Japan, and Korea, 1858-1945

As a result of the Aigun (1858) and Beijing Treaties (1860) Russia had become a participant in international relations of Northeast Asia, but historiography has underestimated the presence of Russia and the USSR in this region. This collection elucidates how Russia’s expansion affected early Meiji Japan’s policy towards Korea and the late Qing Empire’s Manchurian reform. Russia participated in the mega-imperial system of transportation and customs control in Northern China and created a trans…

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https://ardalionanguiano.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/russia-and-its-northeast-asian-neighbors-china-japan-and-korea-1858-1945.pdf

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Franklin E. Zimring – The City that Became Safe: New York’s Lessons for Urban Crime and Its Control

The forty-percent drop in crime that occurred across the U.S. from 1991 to 2000 remains largely an unsolved mystery. Even more puzzling is the eighty-percent drop over nineteen years in New York City. Twice as long and twice as large, it is the largest crime decline on record.
In The City That Became Safe, Franklin E. Zimring seeks out the New York difference through a comprehensive investigation into the city’s falling crime rates. The usual understanding is that aggressive police create…

free download Franklin E. Zimring – The City that Became Safe: New York’s Lessons for Urban Crime and Its Control at http://hitebook.net/book/franklin-e-zimring-the-city-that-became-safe-new-york-s-lessons-for-urban-crime-and-its-control

https://ardalionanguiano.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/franklin-e-zimring-the-city-that-became-safe-new-york-s-lessons-for-urban-crime-and-its-control.pdf