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  • The Genocide in Indonesia: The International People’s Tribunal on 1965 crimes against humanity book cover

    The Genocide in Indonesia

    The International People’s Tribunal on 1965 crimes against humanity

    By Saskia E. Wieringa, Nursyahbani Katjasungkana

    In Indonesia, the events of 1st October 1965 were followed by a campaign to annihilate the Communist Party and its alleged sympathisers. It resulted in the murder of an estimate of one million people – a genocide that counts as one of the largest mass murders after WWII – and the incarceration of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • The Socio-political Ideas of BR Ambedkar: Liberal constitutionalism in a creative mould book cover

    The Socio-political Ideas of BR Ambedkar

    Liberal constitutionalism in a creative mould

    By Bidyut Chakrabarty

    Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (1891-1956), popularly known as Babasaheb stands out for his relentless battle against caste discrimination. A child of his time, Babasaheb however transcended by going beyond the historically-given circumstances. Despite being a Mahar by birth who was a victim of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Monetary Foundations of the Raj book cover

    Monetary Foundations of the Raj

    Edited by Sanjay Garg

    In the administration of colonial finances, the monetary policy of the Imperial power relating to their dependencies has tremendous impact on the colonial economy. The British East India Company, therefore, adopted a policy of gradually subsuming the local currencies of India and replacing them…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05 
    Routledge

  • ASEAN Law and Regional Integration: Governance and the Rule of Law in Southeast Asia’s Single Market book cover

    ASEAN Law and Regional Integration

    Governance and the Rule of Law in Southeast Asia’s Single Market

    Edited by Diane A Desierto, David J Cohen

    From 2015, ASEAN transforms itself from a loose economic cooperation with nearly four hundred binding treaties and innumerable communiqués, protocols, and other regional instruments on agriculture and property ownership, trade, investment, telecommunications and information, energy and natural…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Western Bankers in China: Institutional Change and Corporate Governance book cover

    Western Bankers in China

    Institutional Change and Corporate Governance

    By Jane Nolan

    When China’s economic reforms were beginning, there was an expectation in the west that China’s financial markets would be opened to western banks and that China’s banks would be reformed along western lines. Joint ventures between Chinese banks and western banks, minority shareholding by western…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Student Motivation, Engagement, and Growth: Asian Insights book cover

    Student Motivation, Engagement, and Growth

    Asian Insights

    Edited by Gregory Arief D. Liem, Ser Hong Tan

    With a focus on Asian contexts, this book brings together knowledge on how culture, school and classroom instructional practices, and classroom environments can influence students’ motivation, engagement, academic and non-academic growth. It synthesizes research on students and systems from as many…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

  • Political Sociology of Japanese Pacifism book cover

    Political Sociology of Japanese Pacifism

    By Yukiko Nishikawa

    While Japanese pacifism is usually seen as a national policy or an ideology rooted in the provision of Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution, it cannot be adequately understood without grasping Japanese social discourses on peace, war and justice. The perspective of political sociology provides a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
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    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Creative Industries in Hong Kong: The Global City in China and Asia book cover

    Creative Industries in Hong Kong

    The Global City in China and Asia

    By Grace L K Leung

    The experience of Hong Kong’s creative industries and the challenges they face in the era of globalization serves as an important case study for other Chinese and Asian cities which are actively promoting their creative industries. Hong Kong served as a gateway to China for many decades. The…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • The Raj and the Rajas book cover

    The Raj and the Rajas

    Edited by Sanjay Garg

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Health Communication and Sexual Health in India: Interpreting HIV and AIDS messages book cover

    Health Communication and Sexual Health in India

    Interpreting HIV and AIDS messages

    By Ravindra Kumar Vemula

    Over the past few years, ever since the advent of HIV and AIDS, there has been increasing discussion of the concept of sexual health. This upsurge is especially noticeable not only in the field of health education and promotion but also in academic sources. The recent discourse on sexual health is…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Time, Space and Capital in India: Longing and Belonging in an Urban-Industrial Hinterland book cover

    Time, Space and Capital in India

    Longing and Belonging in an Urban-Industrial Hinterland

    By Atreyee Majumder

    The book is fundamentally concerned with the relations among the theoretical categories of time, space and capital in India. It shows registers of temporality and spatiality generated by historical phases of interaction with industrial capital. Such temporal and spatial sensibilities render…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Central Asian Politics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Central Asian Politics

    Edited by Reuel R. Hanks, Dilshod Achilov

    Since achieving independence in 1991, the five states of Central Asia have increasingly gained geopolitical, economic and strategic significance.  There are several reasons for the region’s rise in importance. Geographic location, at the intersection of Russia, South Asia, China and the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

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