Asian Studies: Products

  • Cross-Tradition Engagement in Philosophy: A Constructive-Engagement Account book cover

    Cross-Tradition Engagement in Philosophy

    A Constructive-Engagement Account, 1st Edition

    By Bo Mou

    This book presents a systematic unifying-pluralist account—a "constructive-engagement" account—of how cross-tradition engagement in philosophy is possible. The goal of this "constructive-engagement" account is, by way of reflective criticism, argumentation, and methodological guiding principles, to…

    Hardback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Principles of New Ethics: Volume 3: Normative Ethics II book cover

    The Principles of New Ethics

    Volume 3: Normative Ethics II, 1st Edition

    By Wang Haiming

    From Descartes to Spinoza, Western philosophers have attempted to propose an axiomatic systemization of ethics. However, without consensus on the contents and objects of ethics, the system remains incomplete. This four-volume set presents a model that highlights a Chinese philosopher’s insights on…

    Hardback – 2020-06-19 
    China Perspectives

  • Reimagining Indian Ocean Worlds book cover

    Reimagining Indian Ocean Worlds

    1st Edition

    Edited by Smriti Srinivas, Bettina Ng'Weno, Neelima Jeychandran

    This book breaks new ground by bringing together multidisciplinary approaches to examine contemporary Indian Ocean worlds. It reconfigures the Indian Ocean as a space for conceptual and theoretical relationality based on social science and humanities scholarship, thus moving away from an area-based…

    Hardback – 2020-06-19 
    Routledge Studies on the Indian Ocean

  • Federalism in Asia: India, Pakistan, Malaysia, Nepal and Myanmar book cover

    Federalism in Asia

    India, Pakistan, Malaysia, Nepal and Myanmar, 2nd Edition

    By Harihar Bhattacharyya

    This comprehensive book analyzes the successes and failures of federalism in India, Pakistan, Malaysia, Nepal and Myanmar for the political accommodation of ethno-regional diversity, and assesses their comparative significance for other countries in Asia. This revised new edition incorporates…

    Paperback – 2020-06-15 

  • 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 – 2020-06-14 
    Routledge India
    Nepal and Himalayan Studies

  • What is Pluralism? book cover

    What is Pluralism?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Volker Kaul, Ingrid Salvatore

    Is pluralism inherent to the human condition? Does it have its origins in the diversity of cultures? Are disagreements among individuals the same as disagreements among societies? Focusing on these critical questions essential to understanding of modern societies, this book traces the origins of…

    Paperback – 2020-06-05 
    Routledge India
    Ethics, Human Rights and Global Political Thought

  • Queer China: Lesbian and Gay Literature and Visual Culture under Postsocialism book cover

    Queer China

    Lesbian and Gay Literature and Visual Culture under Postsocialism, 1st Edition

    By Hongwei Bao

    This book analyses queer cultural production in contemporary China to map the broad social transformations in gender, sexuality and desire. It examines queer literature and visual cultures in China’s post-Mao and postsocialist era to show how these diverse cultural forms and practices not only…

    Paperback – 2020-06-05 
    Routledge India
    Literary Cultures of the Global South

  • Crossover Stars in the Hindi Film Industry: Globalizing Pakistani Identity book cover

    Crossover Stars in the Hindi Film Industry

    Globalizing Pakistani Identity, 1st Edition

    By Dina Khdair

    This book explores the cultural politics of Pakistani crossover stardom in the Hindi film industry as a process of both assimilation and ‘Otherness’. Analysing the career profiles of three crossover performers—Ali Zafar, Fawad Khan, and Mahira Khan—as a relevant case study, it unites critical…

    Paperback – 2020-06-05 
    Routledge India

  • Rural Development in Practice: Evolving Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Rural Development in Practice

    Evolving Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Willem van Eekelen

    Rural Development in Practice focuses on the evolving nature of rural development in the Global South. It outlines how we got to where we are today, checks what we can learn from history, and explores the development drivers, facilitators and obstacles most likely to shape the years ahead. The…

    Paperback – 2020-06-02 
    Rethinking Development

  • The Goddess and the Sun in Indian Myth: Power, Preservation and Mirrored Māhātmyas in the Mārkaṇḍeya Purāṇa book cover

    The Goddess and the Sun in Indian Myth

    Power, Preservation and Mirrored Māhātmyas in the Mārkaṇḍeya Purāṇa, 1st Edition

    By Raj Balkaran

    In analyzing the parallels between myths glorifying the Indian Great Goddess, Durgā, and those glorifying the Sun, Sūrya, found in the Mārkaṇḍeya Purāṇa, this book argues for an ideological ecosystem at work in the Mārkaṇḍeya Purāṇa privileging worldly values, of which Indian kings, the Goddess (…

    Hardback – 2020-06-02 
    Routledge Hindu Studies Series

  • The Australian Art Field: Practices, Policies, Institutions book cover

    The Australian Art Field

    Practices, Policies, Institutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Bennett, Deborah Stevenson, Fred Myers, Tamara Winikoff

    This book brings together leading scholars and practitioners to take stock of the frictions generated by a tumultuous time in the Australian art field and to probe what the crises might mean for the future of the arts in Australia. Specific topics include national and international art markets;…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • International Entrepreneurship: A Comparative Analysis book cover

    International Entrepreneurship

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Susan Freeman, Ying Zhu, Malcolm Warner

    This book explores the importance of entrepreneurs in driving economic growth as the world economy grows and becomes more integrated and more challenging. It examines the situation in both advanced and developing countries and shows how the entrepreneurial orientation of the founders of small and…

    Hardback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

168Series in Asian Studies

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