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  • Planning Singapore: The Experimental City book cover

    Planning Singapore

    The Experimental City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Hamnett, Belinda Yuen

    Two hundred years ago, Sir Stamford Raffles established the modern settlement of Singapore with the intent of seeing it become ‘a great commercial emporium and fulcrum’. But by the time independence was achieved in 1965, the city faced daunting problems of housing shortage, slums and high…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • South Korean Identity and Global Foreign Policy: Dream of Autonomy book cover

    South Korean Identity and Global Foreign Policy

    Dream of Autonomy, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Flamm

    In the 20th century, South Korea was usually seen as a "shrimp amongst whales", a minor player with limited agency in regional and global affairs. Korea’s risen status as a "middle power" today, however, begs the question about related changes in the South Korean identity or "sense of self" in the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge
    Role Theory and International Relations

  • Urban Culture in Pre-War Japan book cover

    Urban Culture in Pre-War Japan

    1st Edition

    By Adam Thorin Croft

    Politically the 1910s and 1920s were dark days for Japan: economic instability, frequent political assassinations, and increasing violent military interventions at home and overseas affected many. This book explores the literature of the period, showing how it contributed to this overall mood. It…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia

  • Unbecoming Modern: Colonialism, Modernity, Colonial Modernities book cover

    Unbecoming Modern

    Colonialism, Modernity, Colonial Modernities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saurabh Dube, Ishita Banerjee-Dube

    In this volume well-known scholars from India and Latin America – Enrique Dussel, Madhu Dubey, Walter D. Mignolo, and Sudipta Sen, to name a few – discuss the concepts of modernity and colonialism and describe how the two relate to each other. This second edition to the volume comes with a new…

    Hardback – 2019-06-04 
    Routledge

  • Cyber Enigma: Unravelling the Terror in the Cyber World book cover

    Cyber Enigma

    Unravelling the Terror in the Cyber World, 1st Edition

    By E. Dilipraj

    Cyber and its related technologies such as the Internet was introduced to the world only in late 1980s, and today it is unimaginable to think of a life without it. Despite being ubiquitous, cyber technology is still seen as an enigma by many, mainly due to its rapid development and the high level…

    Hardback – 2019-06-04 
    Routledge

  • The Korean Paradox: Domestic Political Divide and Foreign Policy in South Korea book cover

    The Korean Paradox

    Domestic Political Divide and Foreign Policy in South Korea, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marco Milani, Antonio Fiori, Matteo Dian

    Bringing together an international line up of contributors, this book examines South Korea’s foreign policy strategies designed to cope with the challenges of the post-Cold War regional order and the emergence of a "Korean paradox". Focusing on non-material factors in shaping the decision-making…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Sri Lanka’s Remittance Economy: A Multiscalar Analysis of Migration-Underdevelopment book cover

    Sri Lanka’s Remittance Economy

    A Multiscalar Analysis of Migration-Underdevelopment, 1st Edition

    By Matt Withers

    Employing a multiscalar approach to migration outcomes, spanning individual households, local communities, the macroeconomy and global patterns of capital accumulation, this book demonstrates how cumulatively causal processes at structural, institutional and agency levels have forged a precariously…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Asian Migration

  • Gallant Haryana: The First and Crucial Battlefield of AD 1857 book cover

    Gallant Haryana

    The First and Crucial Battlefield of AD 1857, 1st Edition

    By C.B. Singh Sheoran

    The book contains a narrative of the events of the first Indian war of Independence (1857-60) in modern Haryana and surrounding areas in a chronological order derived from hitherto untouched sources such as original and first-hand reports of the British commanding officers and accompanying…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge

  • The Indian Army in World War I, 1914-1918 book cover

    The Indian Army in World War I, 1914-1918

    1st Edition

    By Ian Cardozo

    This volume recounts India’s contribution to World War I. Please note: Taylor & Francis does not sell or distribute the Hardback in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge

  • Social Enterprise in Asia: Theory, Models and Practice book cover

    Social Enterprise in Asia

    Theory, Models and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Bidet, Jacques Defourny

    In the absence of a widely accepted and common definition of social enterprise (SE), a large research project, the "International Comparative Social Enterprise Models" (ICSEM) Project, was carried out over a five-year period; it involved more than 200 researchers from 55 countries and relied on…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social Enterprise & Social Innovation

  • Federation of Himalayan Kingdoms: Looking for Greater Nepal book cover

    Federation of Himalayan Kingdoms

    Looking for Greater Nepal, 1st Edition

    By Awadhesh C. Sinha

    This book traces the history and politics of the Greater Nepal movement. It looks at major events in modern South Asia, in and around the eastern Himalaya region in particular — colonialism, Independence and Partition, the Chinese aggression in Tibet, formation of Bangladesh and the merger of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge India
    Nepal and Himalayan Studies

  • Hong Kong Rural Women under Chinese Rule: Gender Politics, Reunification and Globalisation in Post-colonial Hong Kong book cover

    Hong Kong Rural Women under Chinese Rule

    Gender Politics, Reunification and Globalisation in Post-colonial Hong Kong, 1st Edition

    By Isabella Ng

    This book explores gender dynamics in the indigenous villages (also known as walled villages) in post-handover Hong Kong. It looks at how Hong Kong’s reunification with China has impacted the walled villagers, in particular the women, and how the walled villages’ current gender dynamics in return…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

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