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  • Theorizing Cohesive Development: An Alternative Paradigm book cover

    Theorizing Cohesive Development

    An Alternative Paradigm, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sunil Ray, Neetu Choudhary, Rajeev K Kumar

    This volume proposes an alternative development paradigm to the existing capitalist extant one, and studies how it is distinctly different from the older system. Rooted in the principles of solidarity between humans, as well as between humans and nature, this alternative paradigm replaces the…

    Hardback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge India

  • The Yogasūtra of Patañjali: A New Introduction to the Buddhist Roots of the Yoga System book cover

    The Yogasūtra of Patañjali

    A New Introduction to the Buddhist Roots of the Yoga System, 1st Edition

    By Pradeep P. Gokhale

    This book offers a systematic and radical introduction to the Buddhist roots of Pātañjalayoga or the Yoga system of Patañjali. By examining each of 195 aphorisms (sūtras) of the Yogasūtra, along with discussions on the Yogabhāṣya, it shows that traditional and popular views…

    Paperback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge India

  • The Indian Drum of the King-god and the Pakhāwaj of Nathdwara book cover

    The Indian Drum of the King-god and the Pakhāwaj of Nathdwara

    1st Edition

    By Paolo Pacciolla

    The book studies the evolution of the ancient drum mṛdaṅga into the pakhāvaj crossing more than two thousand years of history. While focusing on the Nathdwara school of pakhāvaj, the author, joins ethnographic, historical, religious and iconographic perspectives, to argue a multifaceted…

    Hardback – 2020-05-27 
    Routledge
    SOAS Studies in Music Series

  • Reimagining Indian Ocean Worlds book cover

    Reimagining Indian Ocean Worlds

    1st Edition

    Edited by Smriti Srinivas, Bettina Ng'Weno, Neelima Jeychandran

    This book breaks new ground by bringing together multidisciplinary approaches to examine contemporary Indian Ocean worlds. It reconfigures the Indian Ocean as a space for conceptual and theoretical relationality based on social science and humanities scholarship, thus moving away from an area-based…

    Hardback – 2020-05-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on the Indian Ocean and Trans-Asia

  • Rural Development in Practice: Evolving Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Rural Development in Practice

    Evolving Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Willem van Eekelen

    Rural Development in Practice focuses on the evolving nature of rural development in the Global South. It outlines how we got to where we are today, checks what we can learn from history, and explores the development drivers, facilitators and obstacles most likely to shape the years ahead. The…

    Paperback – 2020-05-26 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • 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 – 2020-05-26 
    Routledge India

  • China and Multilateralism: From Estrangement to Competition book cover

    China and Multilateralism

    From Estrangement to Competition, 1st Edition

    By Yuan Feng

    This book thoroughly analyzes China’s political ideas regarding the international order and their reflection in China’s engagement in multilateralism. It introduces the debates and discussions among Chinese intellectuals in international relation studies as an important part of non-western…

    Hardback – 2020-05-26 
    Routledge
    Globalisation, Europe, and Multilateralism

  • Minilateralism in the Indo-Pacific: The Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Mechanism, and ASEAN book cover

    Minilateralism in the Indo-Pacific

    The Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Mechanism, and ASEAN, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bhubhindar Singh, Sarah Teo

    While US-centred bilateralism and ASEAN-led multilateralism have largely dominated the post-Cold War regional security architecture in the Indo-Pacific, increasing doubts about their effectiveness have resulted in countries turning to alternative forms of cooperation, such as minilateral…

    Paperback – 2020-05-26 
    Routledge

  • Partition Literature and Cinema: A Critical Introduction book cover

    Partition Literature and Cinema

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jaydip Sarkar, Rupayan Mukherjee

    This book studies literary and cinematic representations of the Partition of India. It discusses Partition as not just an immediate historical catastrophe but as a lingering cultural presence and consequently a potent trope in literary and visual representations. The volume features essays on key…

    Paperback – 2020-05-26 
    Routledge India

  • Ethno-Epistemology: New Directions for Global Epistemology book cover

    Ethno-Epistemology

    New Directions for Global Epistemology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Masaharu Mizumoto, Jonardon Ganeri, Cliff Goddard

    This volume features new perspectives on the implications of cross-linguistic and cultural diversity for epistemology. It brings together philosophers, linguists, and scholars working on knowledge traditions to advance work in epistemology that moves beyond the Anglophone sphere. The first group of…

    Hardback – 2020-05-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Epistemology

  • Violence and Resistance in Sikh Gendered Identity book cover

    Violence and Resistance in Sikh Gendered Identity

    1st Edition

    By Jaspal Kaur Singh

    This book examines the constructions and representations of male and female Sikhs in Indian and diasporic literature and culture through the consideration of the role of violence as constitutive of Sikh identity. How do Sikh men and women construct empowering identities within the Indian…

    Hardback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge India

  • The Social Context of Technological Experiences: Three Studies from India book cover

    The Social Context of Technological Experiences

    Three Studies from India, 1st Edition

    By Anant Kamath

    This book demonstrates how technology and society shape one another and that there are intrinsic connections between technological experiences and social relationships. It employs an array of theoretical concepts and methodological tools to examine the technology–society nexus among three urban…

    Hardback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge India
    Science and Technology Studies

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