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  • The World of the Oxus Civilization book cover

    The World of the Oxus Civilization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bertille Lyonnet, Nadezhda Dubova

    This collection of essays presents a synthesis of current research on the Oxus Civilization, which rose and developed at the turn of the 3rd to 2nd millennia BC in Central Asia. First discovered in the 1970s, the Oxus Civilization, or the Bactria–Margiana Archaeological Complex, has engendered…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge Worlds

  • The Land Question in Neoliberal India: Socio-Legal and Judicial Interpretations book cover

    The Land Question in Neoliberal India

    Socio-Legal and Judicial Interpretations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Varsha Bhagat-Ganguly

    This book examines the land question in neoliberal India based on a cohesive framework focusing on socio-legal and judicial interactions in a point of departure from the political-economy approach to land issues. It sheds light on several complex aspects of land matters in India and evolves a…

    Hardback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge 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 – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • Environment and Belief Systems book cover

    Environment and Belief Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by G. N. Devy

    Part of the series Key Concepts in Indigenous Studies, this book focuses on the concepts that recur in any discussion of nature, culture and society among the indigenous. The book, first in a five-volume series, deals with the two crucial concepts of environment and belief systems of the…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge India
    Key Concepts in Indigenous Studies

  • 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 – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge India

  • Living in the Margins in China, Hong Kong and India book cover

    Living in the Margins in China, Hong Kong and India

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wing Chung Ho, Florence Padovani

    With a range of case studies from Asia, this book sheds light on empirical realizations of marginality in a globalized context using first-hand original research. In the late 2000s, the financial crisis witnessed the fragility of high levels of market integration and the vulnerability of…

    Hardback – 2020-06-30 
    Margins of Development

  • Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Development book cover

    Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Archana Singh, Edakkandi Meethal Reji

    This volume discusses the seminal interface between social entrepreneurship and sustainable development along with their inter-linkages. It traces the role of social entrepreneurship and innovations in societal transformation in creating sustainable societies, especially in developing nations. It…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge India

  • Doing Labor Activism in South China: The Complicity of Uncertainty book cover

    Doing Labor Activism in South China

    The Complicity of Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    By Darcy Pan

    How did labor NGOs come into existence in contemporary China? How do labor activists act – or not act – when the limits of state tolerance are unclear? With a focus on labor NGOs in South China and Western funding agencies, this book sets out to address these questions by investigating the dynamics…

    Hardback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge Contemporary China 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 International Handbooks

  • Textile Industry and Exports in Post Liberalization India book cover

    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 – 2020-06-26 
    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 
    Empires in Perspective

  • Global Studies: Volume 1: Globalization and Globality book cover

    Global Studies

    Volume 1: Globalization and Globality, 1st Edition

    By Tuo Cai, Zhenye Liu

    Since the 1950s, globalization has been an increasingly irresistible trend and one that has exerted a tremendous impact on the political, economic, military, environmental, and social fortunes of mankind – and yet, existing theories in humanities and social sciences have been fundamentally built…

    Hardback – 2020-06-23 
    China Perspectives

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