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  • Fertility, Health and Reproductive Politics: Re-imagining Rights in India book cover

    Fertility, Health and Reproductive Politics

    Re-imagining Rights in India, 1st Edition

    By Maya Unnithan

    Set in the context of the processes and practices of human reproduction and reproductive health in Northern India, the book examines the institutional exercise of power by the state, caste and kin groups. Drawing on ethnographic research over the past 18 years amongst poor Hindu and Muslim…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • East Asian Integration: Goods, Services and Investment book cover

    East Asian Integration

    Goods, Services and Investment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lili Yan Ing, Martin Richardson, Shujiro Urata

    The growth of world trade has been stagnant in recent times; trade liberalisation now has been challenged. The recent rise of anti-globalisation calls for a better integration in East Asia. How should East Asia manage its openness? This book provides profound analyses on rules of origins,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge-ERIA Studies in Development Economics

  • The Two Sides of Korean Administrative Culture: Competitiveness or Collectivism? book cover

    The Two Sides of Korean Administrative Culture

    Competitiveness or Collectivism?, 1st Edition

    By Tobin Im

    This book explores two contradictory aspects of the Korean culture: competitiveness and collectivism. These two major concepts describe the dynamics of Korean public organizations, which explain the Hangang River Economic Miracle and political democratization. However, not many studies have focused…

    Hardback – 2019-04-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Public Governance in Asia

  • The Structure of Indian Society: Then and Now book cover

    The Structure of Indian Society

    Then and Now, 2nd Edition

    By A.M. Shah

    This book explores the structural features of Indian society, such as caste, tribe, sect, rural-urban relations, sanskritization and untouchability. Based on a wealth of field research as well as archival material, the book Interrogates the prevailing thinking in Indian sociology on these…

    Paperback – 2019-04-24 
    Routledge India

  • The Governance and Management of Universities in Asia: Global Influences and Local Responses book cover

    The Governance and Management of Universities in Asia

    Global Influences and Local Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chang Da Wan, Molly N.N. Lee, Hoe Yeong Loke

    This volume seeks to identify and explore the dynamics of global forces on the development of higher education in Asia, in particular, how neoliberalism has affected reforms on university governance and management in the region. It includes a set of country-specific studies on how various countries…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • Chinese Legal Culture and Constitutional Order book cover

    Chinese Legal Culture and Constitutional Order

    1st Edition

    By Shiping Hua

    This book examines China’s striving for a constitutional order in the 20th century from comparative, historical, and theoretical perspectives. Through a comprehensive study of six major constitutional reforms experienced by China in the last century, Shiping Hua explores pragmatism, instrumentalism…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Law

  • 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 – 2019-04-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • China, India and Alternative Asian Modernities book cover

    China, India and Alternative Asian Modernities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sanjay Kumar, Satya P. Mohanty, Archana Kumar, Raj Kumar

    The conception of modernity as a radical rupture from the past runs parallel to the conception of Europe as the primary locus of global history. The essays in this volume contest the temporal and spatial divisions—between past and present, modernity and tradition, and Europe’s progress and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge India

  • The Rādhā Tantra: A critical edition and annotated translation book cover

    The Rādhā Tantra

    A critical edition and annotated translation, 1st Edition

    By Mans Broo

    The Rādhā Tantra is an anonymous 17th century tantric text from Bengal. The text offers a lively picture of the meeting of different religious traditions in 17th century Bengal, since it presents a Śākta version of the famous Vaiṣṇava story of Rādhā and Kṛṣṇa. This book presents a critically…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Tantric Traditions

  • East Asian Art History in a Transnational Context book cover

    East Asian Art History in a Transnational Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eriko Tomizawa-Kay, Toshio Watanabe

    This is the first comprehensive English-language study of East Asian art history in a transnational context, and challenges the existing geographic, temporal, and generic paradigms that currently frame the art history of East Asia. This pioneering study proposes an important new framework that…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Postdevelopment in Practice: Alternatives, Economies, Ontologies book cover

    Postdevelopment in Practice

    Alternatives, Economies, Ontologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elise Klein, Carlos Eduardo Morreo

    Postdevelopment in Practice critically engages with recent trends in postdevelopment and critical development studies that have destabilised the concept of development, challenging its assumptions and exposing areas where it has failed in its objectives, whilst also pushing beyond theory to uncover…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Development Studies

  • Protestant Origins in India: Tamil Evangelical Christians 1706-1835 book cover

    Protestant Origins in India

    Tamil Evangelical Christians 1706-1835, 1st Edition

    By D. Dennis Hudson

    Protestant Christianity was established as a religion of India when in 1706 missionaries from the the German Evangelical Church sponsored by the King of Denmark landed at the Danish factory in Tamil-speaking Tranquebar. An indigenous congregation soon developed, with worship and catechising in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

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