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  • Geopolitics in the Era of Globalisation: Mapping an Alternative Global Future book cover

    Geopolitics in the Era of Globalisation

    Mapping an Alternative Global Future, 1st Edition

    By Yogendra Kumar

    This book presents an alternative roadmap for a world characterised by geopolitical uncertainty. The surging expectations about a future world of democratic values and high economic growth, born out of superpower bonhomie at the end of the Cold War, did not lead to the promised outcomes. Instead we…

    Paperback – 2020-09-15 
    Routledge India

  • Of Gods, Gifts and Ghosts: Spiritual Places in Urban Spaces book cover

    Of Gods, Gifts and Ghosts

    Spiritual Places in Urban Spaces, 1st Edition

    By Terence Heng

    How do individuals inscribe their spiritual identities and diasporic ethnicities in the city? Through a series of sociological and photographic essays, Terence Heng maps the various rituals, collectives, individuals and events that characterize Chinese religion practices in Singapore. From spirit…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Upholding Justice: Social, Psychological and Legal Perspectives book cover

    Upholding Justice

    Social, Psychological and Legal Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sibnath Deb, G. Subhalakshmi, Kaustuv Chakraborti

    This book critically examines the social, psychological and legal perspectives of justice. It brings together a wide range of contemporary and relevant issues relating to the gross violation of human rights and presents situation-based evidence from and first-hand experiences of behavioural, social…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge India

  • Social Knowledge Management for Rural Empowerment: Bridging the Knowledge Divide Using Social Technologies book cover

    Social Knowledge Management for Rural Empowerment

    Bridging the Knowledge Divide Using Social Technologies, 1st Edition

    By Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Sneha Bhattacharyya, Jayanta Basak

    This book develops and examines the concepts and strategies for rural empowerment through the formation of a community-driven social knowledge management (SKM) framework aided by social technology. The framework is aimed at mobilizing knowledge resources to bridge the rural–urban knowledge divide…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge India

  • A Political Biography of Aung San Suu Kyi: A Hybrid Politician book cover

    A Political Biography of Aung San Suu Kyi

    A Hybrid Politician, 1st Edition

    By Michał Lubina

    This book is the first political biography of Aung San Suu Kyi covering both her years in opposition and all her years in power from 2016 onwards. It offers a new interpretation of Aung San Suu Kyi by presenting a balanced and thorough account of Suu Kyi’s policies. In the last 30 years there has…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • India's Pakistan Policy: How Think Tanks are Shaping Foreign relations book cover

    India's Pakistan Policy

    How Think Tanks are Shaping Foreign relations, 1st Edition

    By Stuti Bhatnagar

    This book critically examines the role of think tanks as foreign policy actors. It looks at the origins and development of foreign policy think tanks in India and their changing relevance and position as agents within the policy making process. The book uses a comparative framework and explores the…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge India

  • Peace and Conflict Studies: Perspectives from South Asia book cover

    Peace and Conflict Studies

    Perspectives from South Asia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anindya Jyoti Majumdar, Shibashis Chatterjee

    This volume explores how we theorize, politicise, and practice peace and conflict discourses in the social sciences.   As concepts, peace and conflict are intricately interwoven into a web of complementary discourses where states and other actors are…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge India
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science Research

  • Refugees, Borders and Identities: Rights and Habitat in East and Northeast India book cover

    Refugees, Borders and Identities

    Rights and Habitat in East and Northeast India, 1st Edition

    By Anindita Ghoshal

    This book examines the impact of Partition on refugees in East and Northeast India and their struggle for identity, space and political rights. In the wake of the legalization of the Citizenship Amendment Act in 2019, this region remains a hot bed of identity and refugee politics. Drawing on…

    Paperback – 2020-08-07 
    Routledge India

  • 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 – 2020-08-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Federalism and Decentralization

  • From Terrorism to Television: Dynamics of Media, State, and Society in Pakistan book cover

    From Terrorism to Television

    Dynamics of Media, State, and Society in Pakistan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Qaisar Abbas, Farooq Sulehria

    This book unpacks the media dynamics within the sociocultural, political, and economic context of Pakistan. It provides an in-depth, critical, and scholarly discussion of contemporary issues such as media, state, and democracy in Pakistan; freedom of expression in Pakistani journalism; Balochistan…

    Paperback – 2020-08-04 
    Routledge India

  • Privatizing Peace: How Commerce Can Reduce Conflict in Space book cover

    Privatizing Peace

    How Commerce Can Reduce Conflict in Space, 1st Edition

    By Wendy N. Whitman Cobb

    This book explores the privatization of space and its global impact on the future of commerce, peace and conflict. As space becomes more congested, contested, and competitive in the government and the private arenas, the talk around space research moves past NASA’s monopoly on academic and…

    Paperback – 2020-07-21 
    Routledge India

  • Religion and Politics in Jammu and Kashmir book cover

    Religion and Politics in Jammu and Kashmir

    1st Edition

    Edited by Reeta Chowdhari Tremblay, Mohita Bhatia

    This book examines the shifting, non-linear relationship between religion, nationalism, and politics in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, India. In the wake of the revocation of Article 370, the state’s plural and relatively harmonious society has come under multiple strains, with religion often…

    Paperback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge India

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