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  • Toward an Animist Reading of Postcolonial Trauma Literature: Reading Beyond the Single Subject book cover

    Toward an Animist Reading of Postcolonial Trauma Literature

    Reading Beyond the Single Subject, 1st Edition

    By Jay Rajiva

    This book uses the conceptual framework of animism, the belief in the spiritual qualities of nonhuman matter, to analyze representations of trauma in postcolonial fiction from Nigeria and India. Toward an Animist Reading of Postcolonial Trauma Literature initiates a conversation between…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
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    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Popular Culture and the Transformation of Japan–Korea Relations book cover

    Popular Culture and the Transformation of Japan–Korea Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Epstein, Rumi Sakamoto

    This collection examines the diverse ways in which popular culture reflects and engenders ongoing changes in Japan-Korea relations and offers insight into the extent to which popular culture offers avenues for reconciliation between two powerful Northeast Asian nations with a fraught colonial and…

    Hardback – 2020-06-30 
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    Asia's Transformations

  • Ethnographies of Development and Globalization in the Philippines: Emergent Socialities and the Governing of Precarity book cover

    Ethnographies of Development and Globalization in the Philippines

    Emergent Socialities and the Governing of Precarity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Koki Seki

    The contributors to this volume examine the actual workings and on-the-ground effects of contemporary political economic shifts in the Global South, and implications for reconfiguring social networks, conceptions and practices of governance, and burgeoning social movements. How do various groups…

    Hardback – 2020-06-30 
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    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • The Routledge Handbook of Sport in Asia book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Sport in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fan Hong, Lu Zhouxiang

    This is the first book to offer a comprehensive overview of the history, development and contemporary significance of sport in Asia. It addresses a wide range of issues central to sport in the context of Asian culture, politics, economy and society. The book explores diverse topics including the…

    Hardback – 2020-06-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Art, Mobility, and Exchange in Early Modern Tuscany and Eurasia book cover

    Art, Mobility, and Exchange in Early Modern Tuscany and Eurasia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francesco Freddolini, Marco Musillo

    This book explores how the Medici Grand Dukes pursued ways to expand their political, commercial, and cultural networks beyond Europe, cultivating complex relations with the Ottoman Empire and other Islamicate regions, and looking further east to India, China, and Japan. The chapters that follow…

    Hardback – 2020-06-29 
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Is it Time to Let Meritocracy Go?: Examining the Case of Singapore book cover

    Is it Time to Let Meritocracy Go?

    Examining the Case of Singapore, 1st Edition

    By Nadira Talib

    Despite meritocratic claims of equal opportunity, official statistics released by the Ministry of Education, Singapore, reveal that a large segment of the Malay population has sustained the lowest academic achievement from 1987 to 2011. This statistical representation raises the possibility of a…

    Hardback – 2020-06-26 
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    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • 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 – 2020-06-26 
    Routledge India

  • Climate Change in South Asia: Politics, Policies and the SAARC book cover

    Climate Change in South Asia

    Politics, Policies and the SAARC, 1st Edition

    By Baniateilang Majaw

    This volume studies the challenges of climate change in South Asia and examines the role of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in addressing them. It highlights the dangers posed by climate change in South Asia and underlines the need to strengthen and intensify regional…

    Hardback – 2020-06-26 
    Routledge India

  • Social Inclusion and Education in India: Scheduled Tribes, Denotified Tribes, and Nomadic Tribes book cover

    Social Inclusion and Education in India

    Scheduled Tribes, Denotified Tribes, and Nomadic Tribes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ghanshyam Shah, Joseph Bara

    This book examines social inclusion in the education sector in India for Scheduled Tribes, Denotified Tribes and Nomadic Tribes. It investigates the gaps between what was promised to the marginalized sections in the Constitution, and what has been since delivered. The volume: · Examines data…

    Hardback – 2020-06-26 
    Routledge India

  • Education and Caste in India: The Dalit Question book cover

    Education and Caste in India

    The Dalit Question, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ghanshyam Shah, Kanak Kanti Bagchi, Vishwanatha Kalaiah

    Seven decades since Indian Independence, education takes the centre stage in every major discussion on development, especially when we talk about social exclusion, Dalits and reservations today. This book examines social inclusion in the education sector in India for Scheduled Castes. The…

    Hardback – 2020-06-26 
    Routledge India

  • The Discourse of British and German Colonialism: Convergence and Competition book cover

    The Discourse of British and German Colonialism

    Convergence and Competition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Felicity Rash, Geraldine Horan

    This volume compares and contrasts British and German colonialist discourses from a variety of angles: philosophical, political, social, economic, legal, and discourse-linguistic. British and German cooperation and competition are presented as complementary forces in the European colonial project…

    Hardback – 2020-06-24 
    Routledge
    Empires in Perspective

  • Religion and Politics in Jammu and Kashmir book cover

    Religion and Politics in Jammu and Kashmir

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mohita Bhatia, Reeta Chowdhari Tremblay

    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 – 2020-06-24 
    Routledge India

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