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  • Routledge Handbook of South Asian Criminology book cover

    Routledge Handbook of South Asian Criminology

    1st Edition

    Edited by K. Jaishankar

    Although the literature and cultural practices of the South Asian region demonstrate a rich understanding of criminology, this handbook is the first to focus on crime, criminal justice, and victimization in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. South…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08
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  • Routledge Handbook of Indian Transnationalism book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Indian Transnationalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ajaya K. Sahoo, Bandana Purkayastha

    This book introduces readers to the many dimensions of historical and contemporary Indian transnationalism and the experiences of migrants and workers to reveal the structures of transnationalism and the ways in which Indian origin groups are affected. The concept of crossing borders emerges as…

    Hardback – 2019-07-25
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  • Routledge Companion to Shen Congwen book cover

    Routledge Companion to Shen Congwen

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gang Zhou, Sihe Chen, Zhang Xinying, Jeffrey C Kinkley

    This volume is about studies of Shen Congwen (1902–1988), one of the most important writers in modern China, but more importantly, it is about how Shen Congwen has been received in and beyond Mainland China. By presenting the best literary criticism on Shen Congwen in Mainland China over the past…

    Hardback – 2019-06-24
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    Chinese Literature Series from a Global Perspective

  • Routledge Handbook of Japanese Sociolinguistics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Japanese Sociolinguistics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Heinrich, Yumiko Ohara

    Presenting new approaches and results previously inaccessible in English, the Routledge Handbook of Japanese Sociolinguistics provides an insight into the language and society of contemporary Japan from a fresh perspective. While it was once believed that Japan was a linguistically homogenous…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
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  • Routledge Handbook of the Belt and Road book cover

    Routledge Handbook of the Belt and Road

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cai Fang, Peter Nolan

    Chinese President Xi Jinping announced the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in 2013, a development strategy involving infrastructure development and investments in countries in Europe, Asia and Africa. It has rapidly turned into action, reflected in the establishment of a series of international…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Melanesian World book cover

    The Melanesian World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Hirsch, Will Rollason

    This wide-ranging volume captures the diverse range of societies and experiences that form what has come to be known as Melanesia. It covers prehistoric, historic and contemporary issues, and includes work by art historians, political scientists, geographers and anthropologists. The chapters range…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
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  • The Routledge International Handbook of Language Education Policy in Asia book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Language Education Policy in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andy Kirkpatrick, Anthony J. Liddicoat

    This must-have handbook offers a comprehensive survey of the field. It reviews the language education policies of Asia, encompassing 30 countries sub-divided by regions, namely East, Southeast, South and Central Asia, and considers the extent to which these are being implemented and with what…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
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  • Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Timor-Leste book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Timor-Leste

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew McWilliam, Michael Leach

    Reflecting on the legacies of Timor-Leste's remarkable journey from colonialism to sovereign and democratic Independence, the Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Timor-Leste provides a comprehensive and up-to-date reference work on all aspects of life in Timor-Leste. Following an introduction and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-13
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  • Routledge Companion to Global Heritage Conservation book cover

    Routledge Companion to Global Heritage Conservation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vinayak Bharne, Trudi Sandmeier

    The act of identifying, protecting, restoring, and reusing buildings, districts, and built landscapes of historic and cultural significance is, at its best, a reflective and consequential process of urban and socio-economic reform. It has the potential to reconcile conflicting memories, meanings,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01
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  • Routledge Handbook of Food in Asia book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Food in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cecilia Leong-Salobir

    Throwing new light on how colonisation and globalization have affected the food practices of different communities in Asia, the Routledge Handbook of Food in Asia explores the changes and variations in the region’s dishes, meals and ways of eating. By demonstrating the different…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
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  • 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
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Routledge Handbook of Cultural and Creative Industries in Asia book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Cultural and Creative Industries in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lorraine Lim, Hye-Kyung Lee

    Recent years have witnessed the remarkable development of the cultural and creative industries (CCIs) in Asia, from the global popularity of the Japanese games and anime industries, to Korea’s film and pop music successes. While CCIs in these Asian cultural powerhouses aspire to become key players…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20
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