Asian Studies: Products

  • Transcontinental Silk Road Strategies: Comparing China, Japan and South Korea in Uzbekistan book cover

    Transcontinental Silk Road Strategies

    Comparing China, Japan and South Korea in Uzbekistan, 1st Edition

    By Timur Dadabaev

    This book analyses initiatives and concepts initiated by China, Japan and South Korea (the Republic of Korea) towards Central Asia to ascertain their impact on regionalism and regional cooperation in Central Asia. Using the case study of Uzbekistan, the book focuses on the formation of the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Ulysses S. Grant and Meiji Japan, 1869-1885: Diplomacy, Strategic Thought and the Economic Context of US-Japan Relations book cover

    Ulysses S. Grant and Meiji Japan, 1869-1885

    Diplomacy, Strategic Thought and the Economic Context of US-Japan Relations, 1st Edition

    By Ian Patrick Austin

    Ulysses S Grant, besides being the General-in-Chief of the Union armies at the time of the Union victory in the American Civil War, was also President, 1869-78, at a time when the United States was undergoing significant transformations, both economically and strategically, and growing in…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Living Conditions and Targeted Aiding Mechanisms of the Urban Underclass in China book cover

    Living Conditions and Targeted Aiding Mechanisms of the Urban Underclass in China

    1st Edition

    By Zhu Li, Mao Feifei

    Based on the approaches of questionnaire and interview, this book studies the urban subalterns formed with a considerable scale in China since the 1990s. By investigating their living status in detail, it depicts the mental conditions, class consciousness, migration, living difficulties and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-24 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Hagi - A Feudal Capital in Tokugawa Japan book cover

    Hagi - A Feudal Capital in Tokugawa Japan

    1st Edition

    By Peter Armstrong

    The western Japanese city of Hagi is the town in Japan which has preserved the greatest level of Tokugawa period (1600-1868) urban and architectural fabric. As such it is a major tourist destination for both Japanese and non-Japanese visitors. The city is also very important historically in that it…

    Hardback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Geopolitics and the Western Pacific: China, Japan and the US book cover

    Geopolitics and the Western Pacific

    China, Japan and the US, 1st Edition

    By Leszek Buszynski

    This book examines the development of China’s national ambitions under its current leader Xi Jinping and the dilemma they present for the United States and also Japan. It emphasises the importance of geopolitics, that is the way national strategies and policies are shaped and in some cases…

    Hardback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

  • Narrative Inquiries from Fulbright Lecturers in China: Cross-Cultural Connections in Higher Education book cover

    Narrative Inquiries from Fulbright Lecturers in China

    Cross-Cultural Connections in Higher Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shin Freedman, Patrick Munday

    This collection of nine Fulbright educators’ narrative accounts examines how these scholars navigated their teaching responsibilities with students, time with fellow colleagues, and cultural expectations in China, ranging from experience in teaching arts and government to questions of religion,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge

  • Labor Relations and Human Resource Management in China book cover

    Labor Relations and Human Resource Management in China

    1st Edition

    By Connie Zheng

    This book takes a strategic approach and provides a comprehensive review of books and papers about human resource management (HRM) and labor relations management in China, especially since China’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2001. In particular, the book evaluates the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Business Management

  • Indian Business: Understanding a rapidly emerging economy book cover

    Indian Business

    Understanding a rapidly emerging economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pawan S. Budhwar, Arup Varma, Rajesh Kumar

    The Indian economy is projected to become the world's fourth largest by 2020 and it is central to global economic performance. In a period of rapid change, understanding the business environment is a challenge. This book highlights the unique mix of challenges and opportunities for investors and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-19 
    Routledge

  • Japanese Culture Through Videogames book cover

    Japanese Culture Through Videogames

    1st Edition

    By Rachael Hutchinson

    Examining a wide range of Japanese videogames, including arcade fighting games, PC-based strategy games and console JRPGs, this book assesses their cultural significance and shows how gameplay and context can be analysed together to understand videogames as a dynamic mode of artistic expression.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • The Rise and Rise of Indicators: Their History and Geography book cover

    The Rise and Rise of Indicators

    Their History and Geography, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Morse

    This book makes indicators more accessible, in terms of what they are, who created them and how they are used. It examines the subjectivity and human frailty behind these quintessentially ‘hard’ and technical measures of the world. To achieve this goal, The Rise and Rise of Indicators presents the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of the Han Dynasty and Its Legacy book cover

    The Political Economy of the Han Dynasty and Its Legacy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cheng Lin, Terry Peach, Fang Wang

    This book contains original essays on various aspect of the Han’s political economy and its legacy, written by leading Chinese and Western scholars whose collective expertise spans Economic History, History of Economic Thought and Sinology.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • The Emergency and the Indian English Novel: Memory, Culture and Politics book cover

    The Emergency and the Indian English Novel

    Memory, Culture and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Raita Merivirta

    This book examines the cultural trauma of the Indian Emergency through a reading of five seminal novels. It discusses the Emergency as an event that prompted the writing of several notable novels attempting to preserve the silenced and fading memory of its human rights violations and suspension of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge India

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