Asian Studies: Asian Studies (General)

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Islamophobia book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Islamophobia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irene Zempi, Imran Awan

    Islamophobic hate crimes have increased significantly following the terrorist attacks of 9/11 and 7/7. More recently, the rhetoric surrounding Trump’s election and presidency, Brexit, the rise of far-right groups and ISIS-inspired terrorist attacks worldwide have promoted a climate where…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Asian Migration and Education Cultures in the Anglosphere book cover

    Asian Migration and Education Cultures in the Anglosphere

    1st Edition

    Edited by Megan Watkins, Christina Ho, Rose Butler

    Asian migration and mobilities are transforming education cultures in the Anglosphere, prompting mounting debates about ‘tiger mothers’ and ‘dragon children’, and competition and segregation in Anglosphere schools. This book challenges the cultural essentialism which prevails in much academic and…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge
    Research in Ethnic and Migration Studies

  • The Rādhā Tantra: A critical edition and annotated translation book cover

    The Rādhā Tantra

    A critical edition and annotated translation, 1st Edition

    By Mans Broo

    The Rādhā Tantra is an anonymous 17th century tantric text from Bengal. The text offers a lively picture of the meeting of different religious traditions in 17th century Bengal, since it presents a Śākta version of the famous Vaiṣṇava story of Rādhā and Kṛṣṇa. This book presents a critically…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Tantric Traditions

  • Popular Music, Cultural Politics and Music Education in China book cover

    Popular Music, Cultural Politics and Music Education in China

    1st Edition

    By Wai-Chung Ho

    While attention has been paid to various aspects of music education in China, to date no single publication has systematically addressed the complex interplay of sociopolitical transformations underlying the development of popular music and music education in the multilevel culture of China. Before…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Politics in Developing Countries book cover

    Politics in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Damien Kingsbury

    Politics in Developing Countries provides a clear and reader-friendly introduction to the key factors and themes that shape political processes in developing countries. Achieving development outcomes such as reducing poverty and inequality is only possible through efficient governance, well-planned…

    Paperback – 2019-02-06
    Routledge

  • The Politics of US Aid to Pakistan: Aid Allocation and Delivery from Truman to Trump book cover

    The Politics of US Aid to Pakistan

    Aid Allocation and Delivery from Truman to Trump, 1st Edition

    By Murad Ali

    This book aims at uncovering the politics behind the provision of US foreign aid to Pakistan during three distinctive periods: the Cold War, the post-Cold War and the "war on terror". Focusing on a comprehensive analysis of aid allocation and delivery mechanisms, this book uncovers the primary…

    Hardback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Cars, Automobility and Development in Asia: Wheels of change book cover

    Cars, Automobility and Development in Asia

    Wheels of change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arve Hansen, Kenneth Bo Nielsen

    Cars, Automobility and Development in Asia explores the nexus between automobility and development in a pan-Asian comparative perspective. The book seeks to integrate the policies, production forms, consumption preferences and symbolism implicated in emerging Asian automobilities. Using empirically…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport, Environment and Development

  • Islamic Banking in Pakistan: Shariah-Compliant Finance and the Quest to make Pakistan more Islamic book cover

    Islamic Banking in Pakistan

    Shariah-Compliant Finance and the Quest to make Pakistan more Islamic, 1st Edition

    By Feisal Khan

    Islamic Banking and Finance (IBF) has become a growing force over the past three decades, with Pakistan being one of the IBF pioneers by converting to an ‘interest-free’ banking system in 1985. However, since independence in 1947, there has been continual tension over Pakistan’s essential character…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Calibrating Western Philosophy for India: Rousseau, Derrida, Deleuze, Guattari, Bergson and Vaddera Chandidas book cover

    Calibrating Western Philosophy for India

    Rousseau, Derrida, Deleuze, Guattari, Bergson and Vaddera Chandidas, 1st Edition

    By A. Raghuramaraju

    This book proposes a new way of reading modern Western philosophers in the Indian context. It questions the colonial methodology, or the practice of importing theories of Western philosophy, and shows how its unmediated applications are often incongruent, irrelevant, and unproductive in local…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge India

  • The International People’s Tribunal for 1965 and the Indonesian Genocide book cover

    The International People’s Tribunal for 1965 and the Indonesian Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Saskia E. Wieringa, Jess Melvin, Annie Pohlman

    The International People’s Tribunal addressed the many forms of violence during the period of the massacres of 1965–1966 in Indonesia. It was held in The Hague, The Netherlands, in November 2015, to commemorate fifty years since the killings began. The Tribunal, as a people’s court, holds no…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Historical Injustice and Democratic Transition in Eastern Asia and Northern Europe: Ghosts at the Table of Democracy book cover

    Historical Injustice and Democratic Transition in Eastern Asia and Northern Europe

    Ghosts at the Table of Democracy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kenneth Christie, Robert Cribb

    The memory of past atrocity lingers like a ghost at the table of democracy. Injustices carried out in the past - from massacres and murder to repression and detention - embitter societies and distort their structures so that the process of establishing and running a democracy carries an extra…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge

  • Trade and Capital Flow among Asian Economies: Issues and Developments in Business and Management' book cover

    Trade and Capital Flow among Asian Economies

    Issues and Developments in Business and Management', 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Rowley

    Trade and capital are important in the Asia region. Trade in the APEC region has been increasing, but the large rise in China’s exports has also been disturbing as it exhibits export substitution. The first two papers conclude that every economy has gained in trade, though some are more successful…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

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