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  • China in the Asian Financial Crisis book cover

    China in the Asian Financial Crisis

    1st Edition

    By Peter Nolan

    The widely-held view of the Asian Financial Crisis is that it had no substantial impact on China. In fact, the country was far more vulnerable than most people realized, due to the high possibility of financial contagion entering the system from Hong Kong through Guangdong province. This book…

    Hardback – 2020-07-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Human Rights of the Third Gender in India: Beyond the Binary book cover

    Human Rights of the Third Gender in India

    Beyond the Binary, 1st Edition

    By Lopamudra Sengupta

    This book engages with the discourses on human rights as they apply to the transgender or the hijra community in India, capturing not only their larger struggle for legal rights and dignity but also their personal hardships. It situates the issues and concerns of the Indian transgender community…

    Hardback – 2020-07-22 
    Routledge India

  • 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 – 2020-07-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Russia in Asia: Imaginations, Interactions, and Realities book cover

    Russia in Asia

    Imaginations, Interactions, and Realities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane F. Hacking, Jeffrey S. Hardy, Matthew P. Romaniello

    This edited volume presents new research on Russian-Asian connections by historians, art historians, literary scholars, and linguists. Of particular interest are imagined communities, social networks, and the legacy of colonialism in this important arena of global exchanges within the imperial,…

    Hardback – 2020-07-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • 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

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