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  • India and the Anglosphere: Race, Identity and Hierarchy in International Relations book cover

    India and the Anglosphere

    Race, Identity and Hierarchy in International Relations, 1st Edition

    By Alexander E. Davis

    India has become known in the US, the UK, Canada and Australia as ‘the world’s largest democracy’, a ‘natural ally’, the ‘democratic counterweight’ to China and a trading partner of ‘massive economic potential’. This new foreign policy orthodoxy assumes that India will join with these four states…

    Hardback – 2018-11-09
    Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) South Asian Series

  • Japan’s Island Troubles with China and Korea: Prospects and Challenges for Resolution book cover

    Japan’s Island Troubles with China and Korea

    Prospects and Challenges for Resolution, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victor Teo, Haruko Satoh

    This book examines the Senkaku/Diaoyu dispute between Japan and China and the Dokdo/Takeshima dispute between Japan and Korea, in order to offer new perspectives on the possible approaches towards amelioration and resolution of these conflicts. Japan’s Island Troubles with China and Korea…

    Hardback – 2018-11-08
    Politics in Asia

  • Women's Empowerment in Indonesia: A Poor Community in Jakarta book cover

    Women's Empowerment in Indonesia

    A Poor Community in Jakarta, 1st Edition

    By Sri Wiyanti Eddyono

    The idea that development projects in poor countries are most effective when they harness the agency of women is a well known theme. Most studies of women’s agency in such projects, however, focus on the role of non-governmental organizations in facilitating women’s agency. This book, on the other…

    Hardback – 2018-11-08
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Teachers' Work and Emotions: A Sociological Analysis book cover

    Teachers' Work and Emotions

    A Sociological Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Kwok Kuen Tsang

    Being a teacher is often thought of as an emotionally fulfilling job, with many positive experiences in watching students grow and mature. However, as Tsang’s research shows, there are plenty of negative emotional experiences in this line of work as well. Given the recent attention towards mental…

    Hardback – 2018-11-08
    Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

  • Propaganda and the Genocide in Indonesia: Imagined Evil book cover

    Propaganda and the Genocide in Indonesia

    Imagined Evil, 1st Edition

    By Saskia E. Wieringa, Nursyahbani Katjasungkana

    In Indonesia, the events of 1st October 1965 were followed by a campaign to annihilate the Communist Party and its alleged sympathisers. It resulted in the murder of an estimate of one million people – a genocide that counts as one of the largest mass murders after WWII – and the incarceration of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Southeast Asian Education in Modern History: Schools, Manipulation, and Contest book cover

    Southeast Asian Education in Modern History

    Schools, Manipulation, and Contest, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pia Maria Jolliffe, Thomas Richard Bruce

    How particular has Southeast Asia’s experience of educational development been, and has this led to an identifiably distinct Southeast Asian approach to the provision of education? Inquiry into these questions has significant consequences for our understanding of the current state of education in…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Interrogating Communalism: Violence, Citizenship and Minorities in South India book cover

    Interrogating Communalism

    Violence, Citizenship and Minorities in South India, 1st Edition

    By Salah Punathil

    This book examines conflict and violence among religious minorities and the implication on the idea of citizenship in contemporary India. Going beyond the usual Hindu-Muslim question, it situates communalism in the context of conflicts between Muslims and Christians. By tracing the long history of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge India
    Religion and Citizenship

  • Regional Environmental Politics in Northeast Asia: Conflict and Cooperation book cover

    Regional Environmental Politics in Northeast Asia

    Conflict and Cooperation, 1st Edition

    By Jeongwon Bourdais Park

    The share of global CO2 emissions from the core Northeast Asian (NEA) countries in 2015 was estimated to be as high as 33.63 percent. Representing 28.21, 3.67, and 1.75 percent of total global emissions, China, Japan, and South Korea were ranked the first, fifth, and seventh largest…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Politics in Asia

  • India’s Water Futures: Emergent Ideas and Pathways book cover

    India’s Water Futures

    Emergent Ideas and Pathways, 1st Edition

    Edited by K. J. Joy, S. Janakarajan

    When it comes to water, we flush and forget. We use, abuse and almost never recycle. Water sector in India, since the 1990s, has seen some new ideas formalised legally and institutionally, while others are still emerging and evolving. Confronting the reality of current water management strategies,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge India

  • Gender Dynamics, Feminist Activism and Social Transformation in China book cover

    Gender Dynamics, Feminist Activism and Social Transformation in China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guoguang Wu, Yuan Feng, Helen Lansdowne

    This book explores the extent to which women have been initiators, mobilizers, and driving forces of social transformation in China. The book considers how conceptions of women’s roles have changed as China has moved from state socialism to engagement with capitalist globalization, examines the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    China Policy Series

  • Print and Publishing in Colonial Bengal: The Journey of Bidyasundar book cover

    Print and Publishing in Colonial Bengal

    The Journey of Bidyasundar, 1st Edition

    By Tapti Roy

    This book reconstructs the history of print and publishing in colonial Bengal by tracing the unexpected journey of Bharat Chandra’s Bidyasundar, the first book published by a Bengali entrepreneur. The introduction of printing technology by the British in Bengal expanded the scope of publication…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge India

  • Regional Cooperation for Peace and Development: Japan and South Korea in Southeast Asia book cover

    Regional Cooperation for Peace and Development

    Japan and South Korea in Southeast Asia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brendan Howe

    Faced with significant security challenges, in recent years Japan and South Korea have both sought to raise their international profile through peacebuilding, development, humanitarian assistance, and human security. This book assesses the past, present, and future potential of these niche…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge Research on Asian Development

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