Asian Studies: Chinese Studies

  • Daoism in Modern China book cover

    Daoism in Modern China

    Edited by Vincent Goossaert, Xun Liu

    The modern history of Chinese temples and Daoism go hand in hand, and while both temples and Daoists serve Chinese society, the relationship between the two has yet to be thoroughly analysed. This book questions whether temples and Daoism are two independent aspects of modern Chinese religion, or…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Taoism

  • Asylum-Seeking Journeys in Asia: Refugees in Hong Kong and Bangkok book cover

    Asylum-Seeking Journeys in Asia

    Refugees in Hong Kong and Bangkok

    By Chun Tat Terence Shum

    Hong Kong and Thailand are two major first asylum ports in Asia for refugees who originate from countries in South and Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Many refugees have undertaken multiple journeys before arriving in Hong Kong or Thailand. This book examines the actual exilic process…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Asian Migration

  • Routledge Handbook of Chinese Medicine book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Chinese Medicine

    Edited by Vivienne Lo, Michael Stanley-Baker

    This handbook aims to showcase the latest research on medicine in China as it has developed over 3,000 years. It will identify themes concerned with both history and culture and the significance of Chinese medicine in the modern world, and invite established experts together with some of the most…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Social Work and Sustainability in Asia: Facing the Challenges of Global Environmental Changes book cover

    Social Work and Sustainability in Asia

    Facing the Challenges of Global Environmental Changes

    Edited by Alice Ming Lin Chong, Iris Chi

    The rapid trend of globalization has brought a variety of sustainability challenges, including global climate change, biodiversity loss, poverty, and social inequalities, which are problems with unclear boundaries, complicated interrelated components, undefined parameters, contradictory values, and…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies

  • India and China in Asia: Between Equilibrium and Equations book cover

    India and China in Asia

    Between Equilibrium and Equations

    Edited by Jagannath P. Panda

    Accounting for nearly 40 per cent of the world population, India’s and China’s rise as persuasive powers is heavily influencing the balance of global finance, trade, competition over natural resources, technology, foreign investment and intellectual property rights (IPR), not overlooking the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Think Asia

  • Routledge Handbook of the Silk Road book cover

    Routledge Handbook of the Silk Road

    Edited by Johan Elverskog

    Rejecting the notion that the Silk Road ended with the rise of maritime trade, The Routledge Handbook of the Silk Road offers an innovative and interdisciplinary overview of the field. In addition to addressing the standard themes such as art and trade the international team of…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Chinese Grand Strategy in the 21st Century: According to Plan? book cover

    Chinese Grand Strategy in the 21st Century

    According to Plan?

    By Thomas M. Kane

    This book examines the state of China’s grand strategy in the 21st century, including political, military and economic factors. Over the past two decades, the People’s Republic of China (PRC) has attained the second highest gross domestic product in the world, taken a leadership role in East Asian…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies

  • Seven Lectures on Wang Guowei’s Renjian Cihua book cover

    Seven Lectures on Wang Guowei’s Renjian Cihua

    By Florence Chia-Ying Yeh

    Renjian Cihua is a masterpiece in Chinese literary criticism written by Wang Guowei, a famous scholar in the study of Chinese classics. It is also one of the most influential academic works in China from the late Qing Dynasty to the present. This book contains two parts. The first part is the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Kant on Intuition: Western and Asian Perspectives on Transcendental Idealism book cover

    Kant on Intuition

    Western and Asian Perspectives on Transcendental Idealism

    Edited by Stephen R. Palmquist

    Kant on Intuition: Western and Asian Perspectives on Transcendental Idealism consists of 20 chapters, many of which feature engagements between Kant and various Asian philosophers. Key themes include the nature of human intuition (not only as theoretical—pure, sensible, and possibly…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Cold War in the High Himalayas: The USA, China and South Asia in the 1950s book cover

    Cold War in the High Himalayas

    The USA, China and South Asia in the 1950s

    By S. Mahmud Ali

    This text examines elite-insecurity perceptions in India, Pakistan and the USA in the 1950s. The book highlights the consequent linkages in alliance-building efforts and the  subsequent triangular covert collaboration against Communist China, especially along Tibet's Himalayan frontiers. This…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • 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

    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 – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Illicit Industries and China’s Shadow Economy: Challenges and Prospects for Global Governance and Human Security book cover

    Illicit Industries and China’s Shadow Economy

    Challenges and Prospects for Global Governance and Human Security

    Edited by Victor Teo, Sungwon Yoon

    This book considers a wide range of illicit industries in China, exploring what drives such activities, why consumers tolerate them to differing degrees, how attempts to regulate them are implemented and how such regulation is resisted. Industries considered include human smuggling, human organs…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

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