Religions of Tibet in Practice
Religions of Tibet in Practice is a landmark work, the first major anthology on the topic ever produced. It presents a stunning array of works (hagiographies, pilgrimage guides, prayers, accounts of visits to hell, epics, consecration manuals, sermons, and exorcism texts) that together offer an unparalleled view of the realities of...
A History of Thailand
This lively, accessible book is the first new history of Thailand in English for two decades.
Drawing on new Thai-language research, it ranges widely over political, economic, social, and
cultural themes. Chris Baker and Pasuk Phongpaichit reveal how a world of mandarin nobles and
unfree labour evolved into a rural society of... Creating Assertion-Based IP (Series on Integrated Circuits and Systems) Assertion-based IP is much more than a comprehensive set of related assertions. It is a full-fledged reusable and configurable transaction-level verification component, which is used to detect both interesting and incorrect behaviors. Upon detecting interesting or incorrect behavior, the assertion-based IP alerts other verification components...