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  • Women’s Rights and Law Codes in Early India, 600 BCE- 570 ACE book cover

    Women’s Rights and Law Codes in Early India, 600 BCE- 570 ACE

    1st Edition

    By Sita Anantha Raman

    This book looks at the first eight Sanskrit law codes written in India, between 600 BCE-570 ACE. It focuses on the legal, religious and ethical customs which were codified in this period and their impact on the social and political life of women. The volume analyzes texts such as the major Dharma…

    Hardback – 2020-05-22 
    Routledge India

  • Digital India and The Poor: Policy, Technology and Society book cover

    Digital India and The Poor

    Policy, Technology and Society, 1st Edition

    By Suman Gupta

    Digital India and The Poor examines how the poor are evoked in contemporary Indian political discourse. It studies the ways in which the disadvantaged are accounted for in the increasingly digitized political economy, commercial and public policy, media, and academic research. This book:…

    Hardback – 2020-05-22 
    Routledge India

  • India, Vietnam and the Indo-Pacific: Expanding Horizons book cover

    India, Vietnam and the Indo-Pacific

    Expanding Horizons, 1st Edition

    By Pankaj K Jha, Vo Xuan Vinh

    This book delves into the examination of bilateral relations between India and Vietnam in the 21st century and how the Indo-Pacific as a geo-political construct lends itself to the improvement of their engagement. With the rise and increasing assertiveness of China, the slow growth of the United…

    Hardback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge India

  • Dalits: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Dalits

    Past, Present and Future, 2nd Edition

    By Anand Teltumbde

    This book is a comprehensive introduction to Dalits in India from their origin within the caste system to the present day. Despite a plethora of provisions for affirmative action in the Indian Constitution, Dalits are largely excluded from the mainstream. The book traces the multifarious changes…

    Paperback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge India

  • Social Ontology, Sociocultures and Inequality in the Global South book cover

    Social Ontology, Sociocultures and Inequality in the Global South

    1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Baumann, Daniel Bultmann

    Challenging the assumption that that the capitalist transformation includes a radical break with the past, this edited volume traces how historically older forms of social inequality are transformed but persist in the present to shape the social structure of contemporary societies in the global…

    Hardback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Emerging Societies

  • Seoul, Korea's Global City: A New Urbanism for Upward Mobility book cover

    Seoul, Korea's Global City

    A New Urbanism for Upward Mobility, 1st Edition

    By Kyoung-Ho Shin, Michael Timberlake

    Seoul, as one of Asia’s rising global cities, has been a place where enormous changes in politics, industry, and culture have taken place over the last five decades. This book explores the new urbanism in Seoul from the perspective of global political economy, focusing on the contexts in which the…

    Hardback – 2020-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Population Geography: A Systematic Exposition book cover

    Population Geography

    A Systematic Exposition, 1st Edition

    By Mohammad Izhar Hassan

    This book studies the origins and development of population geography as a discipline. It explores the key concepts, tools, and statistical and demographic techniques that are widely employed in the analysis of population. The chapters in this book: Provide a comprehensive geographical account of…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge India

  • Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand: Fitting In and Sticking Out book cover

    Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand

    Fitting In and Sticking Out, 1st Edition

    By Anjalee Cohen

    Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand examines how young people in urban Chiang Mai construct an identity at the intersection of global capitalism, state ideologies and local culture. Drawing on over 15 years of ethnographic research, the book explores the impact of rapid urbanisation…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Cultural Reverse I: The Past and Present of Intergenerational Revolution book cover

    Cultural Reverse I

    The Past and Present of Intergenerational Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Xiaohong Zhou

    The phenomenon of "Cultural Reverse" (文化反哺) emerged in the 1980s after China's reform and opening up. In this era of rapid social change, the older generation started to learn from the younger generation across many fields, in a way that is markedly similar to the biological phenomenon of "The old…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Heidegger’s Entscheidung: “Decision” Between “Fate” and “Destiny” book cover

    Heidegger’s Entscheidung

    “Decision” Between “Fate” and “Destiny”, 1st Edition

    By Norman K. Swazo

    This book critically examines the debate on Martin Heidegger’s concept of Entscheidung ("decision") and his engagement and confrontation with Nazism in terms of his broader philosophical thought. It argues that one cannot explain Heidegger’s actions without accounting for his idea of "decision" and…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge India

  • Cultural Reverse book cover

    Cultural Reverse

    1st Edition

    By Xiaohong Zhou

    The phenomenon of "Cultural Reverse" (文化反哺) emerged in the 1980s after China's reform and opening up. In this era of rapid social change, the older generation started to learn from the younger generation across many fields, in a way that is markedly similar to the biological phenomenon of "The old…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Cultural Reverse Ⅱ: The Multidimensional Motivation and Social Impact of Intergenerational Revolution book cover

    Cultural Reverse Ⅱ

    The Multidimensional Motivation and Social Impact of Intergenerational Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Xiaohong Zhou

    The book proposes a new academic concept, "Cultural Reverse" (文化反哺), referring to the phenomenon that the older generation started to learn from the younger generation since the 1980s in China, and analyzes the multiple causes and social impacts of this trend. Following on from the first volume,…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

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