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  • 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
    Towards Sustainable Futures

  • 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
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • 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 
    Routledge
    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 
    Routledge
    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 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • 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

  • 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 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Global Studies: Volume 2: Process and Governance book cover

    Global Studies

    Volume 2: Process and Governance, 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 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • 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 – 2020-06-23 
    Routledge India

  • Spatial Imaginings in the Age of Colonial Cartographic Reason: Maps, Landscapes, Travelogues in Britain and India book cover

    Spatial Imaginings in the Age of Colonial Cartographic Reason

    Maps, Landscapes, Travelogues in Britain and India, 1st Edition

    By Nilanjana Mukherjee

    This volume explores how India as a geographical space was constructed by the British colonial regime in visual and material terms. It demonstrates the instrumentalization of cultural artefacts such as landscape paintings, travel literature and cartography, as spatial practices overtly carrying…

    Hardback – 2020-06-23 
    Routledge India

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