Asian Studies: South Asian Studies

  • Indian Social Work book cover

    Indian Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bishnu Mohan Dash, Mithilesh Kumar, Siddheshwar Shukla, D P Singh

    This book provides multiple frameworks and paradigms for social work education which integrates indigenous theories and cultural practices. It focuses on the need to diversify and reorient social work curriculum to include indigenous traditions of service, charity, and volunteerism to help social…

    Paperback – 2020-10-01 
    Routledge India

  • Pakistan’s Security and the India-US Strategic Partnership: Nuclear Politics and Security Competition book cover

    Pakistan’s Security and the India-US Strategic Partnership

    Nuclear Politics and Security Competition, 1st Edition

    By Syed Shahid Hussain Bukhari

    This book explores the relationship between the developing India-United States strategic partnership and Pakistan’s security. It assesses India and the United States’ areas of cooperation to show that the partnership will bring drastic changes for India’s military capabilities and modernization of…

    Paperback – 2020-09-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Geopolitics in the Era of Globalisation: Mapping an Alternative Global Future book cover

    Geopolitics in the Era of Globalisation

    Mapping an Alternative Global Future, 1st Edition

    By Yogendra Kumar

    This book presents an alternative roadmap for a world characterised by geopolitical uncertainty. The surging expectations about a future world of democratic values and high economic growth, born out of superpower bonhomie at the end of the Cold War, did not lead to the promised outcomes. Instead we…

    Paperback – 2020-09-15 
    Routledge India

  • Global Capital and Social Difference book cover

    Global Capital and Social Difference

    1st Edition

    Edited by V. Sujatha

    This volume offers insights into ongoing, global socio-economic transformations by directing attention to the significance of labour, work, craft, community, social institutions, social movements and, emergent subjectivities in different parts of the world. This is in contrast to theories that…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge India

  • Upholding Justice: Social, Psychological and Legal Perspectives book cover

    Upholding Justice

    Social, Psychological and Legal Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sibnath Deb, G. Subhalakshmi, Kaustuv Chakraborti

    This book critically examines the social, psychological and legal perspectives of justice. It brings together a wide range of contemporary and relevant issues relating to the gross violation of human rights and presents situation-based evidence from and first-hand experiences of behavioural, social…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge India

  • Social Knowledge Management for Rural Empowerment: Bridging the Knowledge Divide Using Social Technologies book cover

    Social Knowledge Management for Rural Empowerment

    Bridging the Knowledge Divide Using Social Technologies, 1st Edition

    By Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Sneha Bhattacharyya, Jayanta Basak

    This book develops and examines the concepts and strategies for rural empowerment through the formation of a community-driven social knowledge management (SKM) framework aided by social technology. The framework is aimed at mobilizing knowledge resources to bridge the rural–urban knowledge divide…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge India

  • The Routledge Handbook of Exclusion, Inequality and Stigma in India book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Exclusion, Inequality and Stigma in India

    1st Edition

    Edited by NMP Verma, Alpana Srivastava

    This handbook critically examines the three concepts of exclusion, inequality and stigma and their interrelationship in the Indian context. Divided into five parts, the volume deals with the issues of exclusion, inequality, gender discrimination, health and disability, and assault and violence. It…

    Hardback – 2020-08-21 
    Routledge India

  • To Serve God in Holy Freedom: The Brief Rebellion of the Nuns of the Royal Convent of Santa Mónica, Goa, India 1731–1734 book cover

    To Serve God in Holy Freedom

    The Brief Rebellion of the Nuns of the Royal Convent of Santa Mónica, Goa, India 1731–1734, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Michon, D. A. Smith

    This book presents one of the first accounts of Christianity in colonial India by a nun. Set in Goa in the early 18th century, this translation of Soror Magdalena’s account from Portuguese brings to life a watershed moment in the politics of Christian faith in early colonial India.   &…

    Hardback – 2020-08-14 
    Routledge India

  • True Crime Writings in Colonial India: Offending Bodies and Darogas in Nineteenth Century Bengal book cover

    True Crime Writings in Colonial India

    Offending Bodies and Darogas in Nineteenth Century Bengal, 1st Edition

    By Shampa Roy

    The emergent culture of crime writings in late 19th century colonial Bengal (India) is an interesting testimony to how literature is shaped by various material forces including the market. This book deals with true crime writings of the late 1800s published by ‘lowbrow publishing houses’ — infamous…

    Hardback – 2020-08-11 
    Routledge India

  • Lives in Exile: Exploring the Inner World of Tibetan Refugees book cover

    Lives in Exile

    Exploring the Inner World of Tibetan Refugees, 2nd Edition

    By Honey Oberoi Vahali

    This book explores the devastating consequences and psychological ruptures of refugeehood as it evocatively recounts the life histories of dislocated Tibetans expelled from their homes since 1959. Following the genre of a story, the book offers dynamic understandings of unconscious processes and…

    Hardback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge India

  • English Education in India, 1715-1835: Half-Caste, Missionary, and Secular Stages book cover

    English Education in India, 1715-1835

    Half-Caste, Missionary, and Secular Stages, 1st Edition

    By Rajesh Kochhar

    This book identifies and describes the first stage in the advent and growth of English education in India. The first schools in India were the charity schools, asylums and orphanages opened under the auspices of the Church of England for religious instruction, training and care of ‘half-caste’ or…

    Hardback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge India

  • India's Pakistan Policy: How Think Tanks are Shaping Foreign relations book cover

    India's Pakistan Policy

    How Think Tanks are Shaping Foreign relations, 1st Edition

    By Stuti Bhatnagar

    This book critically examines the role of think tanks as foreign policy actors. It looks at the origins and development of foreign policy think tanks in India and their changing relevance and position as agents within the policy making process. The book uses a comparative framework and explores the…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge India

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