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  • 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

  • Development, Environment and Migration: Lessons for Sustainability book cover

    Development, Environment and Migration

    Lessons for Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by S. Irudaya Rajan, Debabrata Baral

    This book brings the discourses around social justice and sustainable development into focus by looking at India’s mining sector and the state’s frameworks for economic development. The essays in this volume, analyse mining practices in the mineral rich areas of eastern India through various case…

    Hardback – 2020-06-12 
    Routledge India

  • Ambedkar’s Vision of Economic Development for India book cover

    Ambedkar’s Vision of Economic Development for India

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gummadi Sridevi

    This book discusses Ambedkar’s engagements with the issues of social justice, economic development, and caste enclosures. It highlights his significant contributions in the field of trade, public finance and monetary economics, Indian agriculture, education, among others, and examines their…

    Hardback – 2020-06-12 
    Routledge India

  • The Middle Class in World Society: Negotiations, Diversities and Lived Experiences book cover

    The Middle Class in World Society

    Negotiations, Diversities and Lived Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Suter, S. Madheswaran, B P Vani

    This volume delves into the study of the world’s emerging middle class. With essays on Europe, USA, Africa, Latin America, and Asia, the book studies recent trends and developments in middle class evolution at the global, regional, national, and local levels. It reconsiders the conceptualization of…

    Hardback – 2020-06-12 
    Routledge India

  • 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 – 2020-06-12 
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Steering Human Evolution: Eighteen Theses on Homo Sapiens Metamorphosis book cover

    Steering Human Evolution

    Eighteen Theses on Homo Sapiens Metamorphosis, 1st Edition

    By Yehezkel Dror

    Humanity must steer its evolution. As human knowledge moves a step ahead of Darwin’s theories, the book presents the emergence of human-made metaevolution shaping our alternative futures. This novel process poses fateful challenges to humanity, which require regulation of emerging science and…

    Hardback – 2020-06-12 
    Routledge India

  • Macau 20 Years after the Handover: Changes and Challenges under “One Country, Two Systems” book cover

    Macau 20 Years after the Handover

    Changes and Challenges under “One Country, Two Systems”, 1st Edition

    Edited by Meng U Ieong

    This book outlines the major social and political changes in the city of Macau during its first 20 years under the “One Country, Two Systems” arrangement with Mainland China. Despite the longstanding image of Macau as Asia’s Las Vegas, it is a city that has changed a great deal since its return to…

    Hardback – 2020-06-11 
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Keywords in Western Literary Criticism and Contemporary China: Volume 1 book cover

    Keywords in Western Literary Criticism and Contemporary China

    Volume 1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yamin Hu

    Since the reform and opening up of China in 1978, Western literary criticism began to flourish and gain in popularity within the academic Literature community in the country. These two volumes meticulously select and examine nine of the most influential keywords from Western literary theory while…

    Hardback – 2020-06-08 
    China Perspectives

  • Travel Culture, Travel Writing and Bengali Women 1870-1940 book cover

    Travel Culture, Travel Writing and Bengali Women 1870-1940

    1st Edition

    By Jayati Gupta

    This book chronicles travel writings of Bengali women in colonial India and explores the intersections of power, indigeneity, and the representations of the ‘self’ and the ‘other’ in these writings. It documents the transgressive histories of these women who stepped out to create emancipatory…

    Hardback – 2020-06-07 
    Routledge India

  • Homelessness: Research, Practice and Policy book cover


    Research, Practice and Policy, 1st Edition

    By S. P. K. Jena

    This book provides insights into the experiences of ‘homelessness’, while exploring its psychological, and socio-economic dimensions. Hunger, addiction, and disability, which often accompany homelessness, are brought into focus and discussed within the frameworks of promoting social …

    Hardback – 2020-06-05 
    Routledge India

  • Environmental Law and Governance in the Pacific: Climate Change, Biodiversity and Communities book cover

    Environmental Law and Governance in the Pacific

    Climate Change, Biodiversity and Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margaretha Wewerinke-Singh, Evan Hamman

    This volume examines environmental law and governance in the Pacific, focussing on the emerging challenges this region faces. The Pacific is home to some of the world’s most astonishing biological and cultural diversity. At the same time, Pacific Island nations are economically and technically…

    Hardback – 2020-06-02 

  • 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

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