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South Asia 2017

14th Edition

Edited by Europa Publications

Routledge

776 pages

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Hardback: 9781857438451
pub: 2016-09-23
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Description

Exhaustively researched and updated, South Asia 2017 is an in-depth library of information on the countries and territories of this vast world region.

General Survey

Essays by specialists examine issues of regional importance.

Country Surveys

Individual chapters on each country, containing:

- essays on the geography, recent history and economy of each nation

- up-to-date statistical surveys of economic and social indicators

- a comprehensive directory providing contact details and other useful information for the most significant political and commercial institutions.

In addition, there are separate sections covering each of the states and territories of India.

Regional Information

- detailed coverage of international organizations and their recent activities in South Asia

- information on research institutes engaged in the study of the region

- a survey of the major commodities of South Asia

- bibliographies of relevant books and periodicals.

Additional features

- biographical profiles of almost 300 prominent individuals in the region.

Table of Contents

Part 1: General Survey. Part 2: Country Surveys Includes sections on geography, history and economy, as well as statistical surveys, directories and bibliographies. Part 3: Who's Who of South Asia Part 4: Regional Information Regional Organizations. Major Commodities of South Asia. Calendars and Weights and Measures. Research Institutes Studying South Asia. Select Bibliography - Books. Select Bibliography - Periodicals. Index of Regional Organizations.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS055000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Reference
HIS017000
HISTORY / Asia / India & South Asia
HIS030000
HISTORY / Reference
POL018000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Reference
POL040000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / General
REF000000
REFERENCE / General
REF009000
REFERENCE / Directories
REF027000
REFERENCE / Yearbooks & Annuals