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  • Perspectives in Role Ethics: Virtues, Reasons, and Obligation book cover

    Perspectives in Role Ethics

    Virtues, Reasons, and Obligation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Dare, Christine Swanton

    Although our moral lives would be unrecognisable without them, roles have received little attention from analytic moral philosophers. Roles are central to our lives and to our engagement with one another, and should be analysed in connection with our core notions of ethics such as virtue, reason,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • North Korea and Economic Integration in East Asia book cover

    North Korea and Economic Integration in East Asia

    1st Edition

    By Yeongseop Rhee, Patrick Messerlin

    Throughout North Korea’s history, it has regarded external relations with suspicion and as a potential threat to its regime. With North Korea working towards denuclearization, there is now hope for an economic opening. This book examines the external economic strategies that North Korea may…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Non-Governmental Orphan Relief in China: Law, Policy, and Practice book cover

    Non-Governmental Orphan Relief in China

    Law, Policy, and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Anna High

    Based on field studies and in-depth interviews across rural and urban China, this book presents a socio-legal analysis of non-state organised care for some of China's most vulnerable children. The first full-length book to examine non-state organised care of modern China's ‘lonely children’ (gu'er…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Labor, Global Supply Chains, and the Garment Industry in South Asia: Bangladesh after Rana Plaza book cover

    Labor, Global Supply Chains, and the Garment Industry in South Asia

    Bangladesh after Rana Plaza, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sanchita Banerjee Saxena

    This book argues that larger flaws in the global supply chain must first be addressed to change the way business is conducted to prevent factory owners from taking deadly risks to meet clients’ demands in the garment industry in Bangladesh. Using the 2013 Rana Plaza disaster as a departure point,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Digital Development in Korea: Lessons for a Sustainable World book cover

    Digital Development in Korea

    Lessons for a Sustainable World, 2nd Edition

    By Myung Oh, James F. Larson

    Digital Development in Korea explores the central role of digital information and communication technology in South Korea. Analyzing the role of ICT in green growth and sustainability, this new edition also demonstrates how concerns over public safety and the Olympic Games are shaping next…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • The Baghdadi Jews in India: Maintaining Communities, Negotiating Identities and Creating Super-Diversity book cover

    The Baghdadi Jews in India

    Maintaining Communities, Negotiating Identities and Creating Super-Diversity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shalva Weil

    This book explores the extraordinary differentiation of the Baghdadi Jewish community over time during their sojourn in India from the end of the eighteenth century until their dispersion to Indian diasporas in Israel and English-speaking countries throughout the world after India gained…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge South Asian Religion Series

  • Images of the Post-Soviet Kazakshtan:: A Cosmopolitan Space with Borderland Anxieties book cover

    Images of the Post-Soviet Kazakshtan:

    A Cosmopolitan Space with Borderland Anxieties, 1st Edition

    By Suchandana Chatterjee

    The study revolves round the relationship between space and transitional identity in Kazakhstan in the post-Soviet period. Emergent discourses about cosmopolitanism suggest multiple interactions in a transitional space. The cosmopolitanism of our times implies the dynamic responses of communities…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
    Routledge

  • Emotions, Mobilisations and South Asian Politics book cover

    Emotions, Mobilisations and South Asian Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amélie Blom, Stéphanie Tawa Lama-Rewal

    This book highlights the role of emotions in the contentious politics of modern South Asia. It brings new methodological, theoretical and empirical insights to the mutual constitution of emotions and mobilisations in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. As such, it addresses three distinct but related…

    Hardback – 2019-07-11
    Routledge India
    Exploring the Political in South Asia

  • How China's Rise is Changing the Middle East book cover

    How China's Rise is Changing the Middle East

    1st Edition

    By Anoushiravan Ehteshami, Niv Horesh

    This book explores the extent to which China’s rise is changing the economic, security, political, and social-cultural aspects of the Middle East – a region of significant strategic importance to the West and of increasing importance to the East. With its growing dependence on Middle East oil and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-11
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • European Adventurers in North India: 1750–1803 book cover

    European Adventurers in North India

    1750–1803, 1st Edition

    By Uma Shanker Pandey

    This book explores how European, particularly French, adventurers shaped early modern India. It highlights the significant contributions of these adventurers in social, political, economic, and intellectual life of north India in the 18th and the 19th centuries. The author examines how the French…

    Hardback – 2019-07-10
    Routledge India

  • Securitization of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong: The Rise of a Patriotocratic System book cover

    Securitization of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong

    The Rise of a Patriotocratic System, 1st Edition

    By Cora Y.T. Hui

    In recent years, the city many hoped would help democratize China has instead become a research setting in which to study China’s increasing intolerance of dissent.  Since Hong Kong’s return to Chinese sovereignty in 1997, China’s treatment of Hong Kong could be divided into three stages:…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Sociology Through Literature: A Study of Kaaroor's Stories book cover

    Sociology Through Literature

    A Study of Kaaroor's Stories, 1st Edition

    By S. Devadas Pillai

    This book presents a comprehensive study of nearly 100 of Kaaroor’s short stories. Kaaroor Neelakanta Pillai is one among the Big Six of the ‘new wave’ in Malayalam literature which began in the mid-1940s. The Big Six and their immediate followers wrote about the common man, peasants,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09
    Routledge India

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