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  • European Adventurers in North India: 1750–1803 book cover

    European Adventurers in North India

    1750–1803, 1st Edition

    By Uma Shanker Pandey

    This book explores how European adventurers, particularly French, shaped early modern India. It highlights the significant contributions of these adventurers in social, political, economic and intellectual life of North India in the 18th and the 19th centuries. The author examines how the French…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23 
    Routledge India

  • The Chinese Communist Party in Action: Consolidating Party Rule book cover

    The Chinese Communist Party in Action

    Consolidating Party Rule, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lance L.P. Gore, Zheng Yongnian

    Much is written about China and the role of the Chinese Communist Party, but without exploring in detail the nature of the party and how it operates. This book provides an in-depth assessment of the current state of the Chinese Communist Party. It outlines the huge size of the party – 88 million…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23 
    Routledge
    China Policy Series

  • Memories and Postmemories of the Partition of India book cover

    Memories and Postmemories of the Partition of India

    1st Edition

    By Anjali Gera Roy

    This book examines the afterlife of Partition as imprinted on the memories and postmemories of survivors and their children to show how they script their life stories to reinscribe tragic tales of violence and abjection into triumphalist sagas of fortitude, resilience, industry, enterprise and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • People-Party-Policy Interplay in India: Micro-dynamics of Everyday Politics in West Bengal, c. 2008 – 2016 book cover

    People-Party-Policy Interplay in India

    Micro-dynamics of Everyday Politics in West Bengal, c. 2008 – 2016, 1st Edition

    By Suman Nath

    This book analyses the political transition in West Bengal, India, which witnessed longest democratically elected Left regime of the world. It examines and compares micro-dynamics of political practices in India and delineates underlying political themes of state politics. The author explores the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22 
    Routledge India

  • Bureaucratic Culture in Early Colonial India: District Officials, Armed Forces, and Personal Interest under the East India Company, 1760-1830 book cover

    Bureaucratic Culture in Early Colonial India

    District Officials, Armed Forces, and Personal Interest under the East India Company, 1760-1830, 1st Edition

    By James Lees

    This book looks at how the fledgling British East India Company state of the 1760s developed into the mature Anglo-Indian empire of the 19th century. It investigates the bureaucratic culture of early Company administrators, primarily at the district level, and the influence of that culture on the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22 
    Routledge India
    War and Society in South Asia

  • Mapping India: Transitions and Transformations, 18th–19th Century book cover

    Mapping India

    Transitions and Transformations, 18th–19th Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sutapa Dutta, Nilanjana Mukherjee

    This book presents an alternate history of colonial India in the 18th and the 19th centuries. It traces the transitions and transformations during this period through art, literature, music, theatre, satire, textile, regime changes, personal histories, and migration. The essays in the volume…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19 
    Routledge India

  • Land and Society in Early South Asia: Eastern India 400–1250 AD book cover

    Land and Society in Early South Asia

    Eastern India 400–1250 AD, 1st Edition

    By Ryosuke Furui

    This volume explores the process of social changes which unfolded in rural society of early medieval Bengal, especially the formation of stratified land relations and occupational groups which later got systematised as jātis. One of the first books to systematically reconstruct the early history of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19 
    Routledge India

  • North Korea and Economic Integration in East Asia book cover

    North Korea and Economic Integration in East Asia

    1st Edition

    By Yeongseop Rhee, Patrick Messerlin

    Throughout North Korea’s history, it has regarded external relations with suspicion and as potential threat to its regime. With North Korea working towards denuclearizing, there is now hope for the economic opening of North Korea. This book looks at external economic strategies that North Korea…

    Hardback – 2019-07-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Socio-Economic Change and the Broad-Basing Process in India book cover

    Socio-Economic Change and the Broad-Basing Process in India

    1st Edition

    Edited by M. V. Nadkarni

    This book offers a new concept of inclusion of the marginalised in India — the Broad-basing Process. The author examines how through this process increasing numbers of marginalised social groups can enter into the social, political and economic mainstream and progressively derive the same…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17 
    Routledge India

  • Renunciation and Untouchability in India: The Notional and the Empirical in the Caste Order book cover

    Renunciation and Untouchability in India

    The Notional and the Empirical in the Caste Order, 1st Edition

    By Srinivasa Ramanujam

    This volume develops a historically informed phenomenology of caste and untouchability. It explores the idea of ‘Brahmin’ and the practice of untouchability by offering a scholarly reading of ancient and medieval texts. By going beyond the notions of purity and pollution, it presents a new…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge India

  • Sociology Through Literature: A Study of Kaaroor's Stories book cover

    Sociology Through Literature

    A Study of Kaaroor's Stories, 1st Edition

    By S. Devadas Pillai

    This book presents a comprehensive study of nearly 100 of Kaaroor’s short stories. Kaaroor Neelakanta Pillai is one among the Big Six of the ‘new wave’ in Malayalam literature which began in the mid-1940s. The Big Six and their immediate followers wrote about the common man, peasants,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge India

  • Korean Literature Through the Korean Wave book cover

    Korean Literature Through the Korean Wave

    1st Edition

    By Jieun Kiaer, Anna Yates-Lu

    Korean Literature through the Korean Wave engages with the rising interest in both the Korean Wave and Korean language learning by incorporating Korean Wave cultural contents, especially K-dramas, films and songs, to underline and support the teaching of Korean literature.  It combines both…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in East Asian Translation

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