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  • 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 – 2020-07-21 
    Routledge
    Empires in Perspective

  • 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

  • State Reconstitution in China, Japan and East Africa book cover

    State Reconstitution in China, Japan and East Africa

    1st Edition

    By Graham F. Odell

    Presented through an investigation of Sengoku Japan and Republican China, this book proposes an innovative explanation of state formation that focuses on ideational and geographic factors. This study addresses the question; why are some collapsed states able to reconstitute themselves where others…

    Hardback – 2020-07-21 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Conservation Landscapes and Human Well-Being: Sustainable Development in the Eastern Himalayas book cover

    Conservation Landscapes and Human Well-Being

    Sustainable Development in the Eastern Himalayas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Siddhartha Krishnan

    The Himalayas are said to be the youngest mountain ranges in the world. This book studies the well-being of the eastern Himalayan forest-dwellers in terms of their capabilities and functioning. Using Amartya Sen’s and Martha Nussbaum’s Capabilities Approach, it examines the educational and health…

    Hardback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge India
    Transition in Northeastern India

  • 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 – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • 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

  • Delicious Words: East Asian Food Words in English book cover

    Delicious Words

    East Asian Food Words in English, 1st Edition

    By Jieun Kiaer

    Have you ever heard of a sushi burrito? Is it possible to have boba without boba? Do you really know what a dumpling is? ‘Delicious Words: East Asian Food Words in English’ delves deep into the interactions and evolution of food words - a transnational, transcultural, and translingual phenomenon -…

    Hardback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in East Asian Translation

  • 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 – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • India and China: Economics and Soft Power Diplomacy book cover

    India and China

    Economics and Soft Power Diplomacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geeta Kochhar, Snehal Ajit Ulman

    This book looks at the changing dynamics of diplomacy of the two emerging global powers—India and China. It examines trade relations, cultural ties and economic engagements of both countries and their shifting influence in the region surrounding them. This volume takes an in-depth look at the trade…

    Paperback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge India
    Routledge Critical Perspectives on India and China

  • The Textile Industry and Exports in Post-Liberalization India book cover

    The Textile Industry and Exports in Post-Liberalization India

    1st Edition

    By Rahul Dhiman

    This book is a comprehensive examination of the Indian textile industry and the various determinants affecting its export performance, trends in labor, and capital productivity, in the post liberalization years. Employing 45 million people, including skilled and unskilled workers, the Indian…

    Hardback – 2020-07-17 
    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 – 2020-07-17 
    Routledge India

  • Fisherfolk in Cambodia, India and Sri Lanka: Migration, Gender and Well-being book cover

    Fisherfolk in Cambodia, India and Sri Lanka

    Migration, Gender and Well-being, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ragnhild Lund, Kyoko Kusakabe, Nitya Rao, Nireka Weeratunge

    This volume studies the coastal and riparian fishing communities of three Asian countries – Cambodia, India and Sri Lanka. It explores issues of migration and movement, gender relations, wellbeing, and nature-society relations common among these communities, and studies the impacts of internal and…

    Hardback – 2020-07-17 
    Routledge India

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