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  • Tagore, Einstein and the Nature of Reality: Literary and Philosophical Reflections book cover

    Tagore, Einstein and the Nature of Reality

    Literary and Philosophical Reflections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Partha Ghose

    This volume consists of a selection of scholarly essays from literature, philosophy and history on the conception of reality as understood by Rabindranath Tagore and Albert Einstein. The nature of reality has been a long-debated issue among scientists and philosophers. Tagore (1861–1941) met…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge India

  • Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption: Embodiment and Emotion book cover

    Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption

    Embodiment and Emotion, 1st Edition

    By Jessica Walton

    This book investigates the experiences of South Koreans adopted into Western families and the complexity of what it means to "feel identity" beyond what is written in official adoption files. Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption is based on ethnographic fieldwork in South Korea and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • Comparative Sociology of Examinations book cover

    Comparative Sociology of Examinations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fumiya Onaka

    Contemporary societies are constructed, constricted, and constrained by various series of examinations. Governments of both Western and non-Western countries tend to conduct detailed, multi-layered and continuous systems of tests or examinations. International tests, such as PISA and TIMSS, have…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Asia-Pacific Film Co-productions: Theory, Industry and Aesthetics book cover

    Asia-Pacific Film Co-productions

    Theory, Industry and Aesthetics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dal Yong Jin, Wendy Su

    This book examines cross-regional film collaboration within the Asia-Pacific region. Through a mixed methods approach of political economy and industry, market and textual analysis, the book contributes to the understanding of the global fusion of cultural products and the reconfiguration of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media and Cultural Industries

  • Decolonised and Developmental Social Work: A Model from Nepal book cover

    Decolonised and Developmental Social Work

    A Model from Nepal, 1st Edition

    By Raj Yadav

    This is the first book to cover existing debates on decolonising and developmental social work whilst equipping readers with the understanding of how to translate the idea of decolonisation of social work into practice. Using new empirical data and an extensive detail of social, cultural, and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Environmental Social Work

  • Class Formation, Social Inequality and the Nagas in North-East India book cover

    Class Formation, Social Inequality and the Nagas in North-East India

    1st Edition

    By Andreas Küchle

    This book examines the question of class formation and social inequality within tribal groups in North-East India. Focussing on the Nagas, it analyses and challenges common perceptions about them as a class-less society with a uniform culture. It looks at the previously neglected themes of class…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge India

  • The Culture of Dissenting Memory: Truth Commissions in the Global South book cover

    The Culture of Dissenting Memory

    Truth Commissions in the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Véronique Tadjo

    This volume deals with the manifold ways in which histories are debated and indeed historicity and historiography themselves are interrogated via the narrative modes of the truth commissions. It traces the various medial responses (memoirs, fiction, poetry, film, art) which have emerged in the wake…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge India
    Literary Cultures of the Global South

  • In Dialogue with Classical Indian Traditions: Encounter, Transformation and Interpretation book cover

    In Dialogue with Classical Indian Traditions

    Encounter, Transformation and Interpretation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Black, Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad

    Dialogue is a recurring and significant component of Indian religious and philosophical literature. Whether it be as a narrative account of a conversation between characters within a text, as an implied response or provocation towards an interlocutor outside the text, or as a hermeneutical lens…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20
    Routledge
    Dialogues in South Asian Traditions: Religion, Philosophy, Literature and History

  • Socially Engaged Art in Contemporary China: Voices from Below book cover

    Socially Engaged Art in Contemporary China

    Voices from Below, 1st Edition

    By Meiqin Wang

    This book provides an in-depth and thematic analysis of socially engaged art in Mainland China, exploring its critical responses to and creative interventions in China’s top-down, pro-urban, and profit-oriented socioeconomic transformations. It focuses on the socially conscious practices of eight…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art and Politics

  • Telecom Sector Regulation in India: An Institutional Perspective book cover

    Telecom Sector Regulation in India

    An Institutional Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Maruthi P. Tangirala

    This book traces important legal and regulatory developments in the first two decades since the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) was established, along with its political and economic aspects. It narrates the story of the institutional progress of TRAI and its influence on the growth of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge India

  • Industrial Policy Challenges for India: Global Value Chains and Free Trade Agreements book cover

    Industrial Policy Challenges for India

    Global Value Chains and Free Trade Agreements, 1st Edition

    By Smitha Francis

    This book looks at the debates on global value chains (GVCs) and free trade agreements (FTAs) as springboards for industrial development in developing countries, especially India. It connects the outcomes in GVC-led industrial restructuring and upgrading to industrial policy choices in trade and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge India
    Critical Political Economy of South Asia

  • Interpreting the Chinese Diaspora: Identity, Socialisation, and Resilience According to Pierre Bourdieu book cover

    Interpreting the Chinese Diaspora

    Identity, Socialisation, and Resilience According to Pierre Bourdieu, 1st Edition

    By Guanglun Michael Mu, Bonnie Pang

    Globalisation and migration have created a vibrant yet dysphoric world fraught with different, and sometimes competing, practices and discourses. The emergent properties of the modern world inevitably complicate the being, doing, and thinking of Chinese diasporic populations living in predominantly…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Asia in the World

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