Asian Studies: Products

  • Collected English Writings of Josiah Conder book cover

    Collected English Writings of Josiah Conder

    1st Edition

    Edited by Seiichi Yamaguchi

    Josiah Conder (1852–1920), also known as Kondoru-sensei, was hired by the Meiji Japanese government as the first professor of architecture for the Imperial College of Engineering (now Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokyo). After receiving the Soane Medallion Prize of the RIBA he arrived in…

    Hardback – 2020-02-22
    Routledge

  • Match-Fixing in Sport: Comparative Studies from Australia, Japan, Korea and Beyond book cover

    Match-Fixing in Sport

    Comparative Studies from Australia, Japan, Korea and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stacey Steele, Hayden Opie

    Match-fixing represents a greater potential threat to the integrity of sport than doping. It has been linked to organised crime, illegal drugs and money-laundering. Law enforcement and sporting authorities are struggling to establish legal and regulatory responses to this emerging threat,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21
    Routledge

  • India's Strategy in the South China Sea book cover

    India's Strategy in the South China Sea

    1st Edition

    By Tridib Chakraborti, Mohor Chakraborty

    The tensions in the South China Sea pose considerable challenges to the rules-based liberal international maritime order. The situation demonstrates the interplay between maritime nationalism and geostrategic rivalry; fuelling militarisation and endangering freedom of navigation, over-flight and…

    Hardback – 2020-02-20
    Routledge
    International Relations in Southeast Asia

  • German Nationalism and Indian Political Thought: The Influence of Ancient Indian Philosophy on the German Romantics book cover

    German Nationalism and Indian Political Thought

    The Influence of Ancient Indian Philosophy on the German Romantics, 1st Edition

    By Alexei Pimenov

    This book examines the influence of Indian socio-political thought, ideas, and culture on German Romantic nationalism. It suggests that, contrary to the traditional view that the concepts of nationalism have moved exclusively from the West to the rest of the world, in the crucial case of German…

    Hardback – 2020-02-20
    Routledge

  • Japan’s New Ruralities: Coping with Decline in the Periphery book cover

    Japan’s New Ruralities

    Coping with Decline in the Periphery, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfram Manzenreiter, Ralph Lützeler, Sebastian Polak-Rottmann

    Seeking to challenge negative perceptions within Japanese media and politics on the future of the countryside, the contributors to this book present a counterargument to the inevitable demise of rural society. Contrary to the dominant argument, which holds outmigration and demographic hyper-aging…

    Paperback – 2020-02-20
    Routledge
    Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

  • Adventures in the Aid Trade: Forty Years Practising Development in Forty Countries book cover

    Adventures in the Aid Trade

    Forty Years Practising Development in Forty Countries, 1st Edition

    By Richard Holloway

    Adventures in the Aid Trade takes us on a fascinating journey through 40 years of work at the coalface of international development. Drawing on his experiences from long periods in the field, the author reflects on what has worked, what has not and why, and considers how these experiences relate to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-20
    Routledge

  • China in Japan’s National Security: Domestic Credibility book cover

    China in Japan’s National Security

    Domestic Credibility, 1st Edition

    By Toshiya Takahashi

    This book explores Japan’s emerging national security policy in relation to China. It considers the rise of nationalism in contemporary Japan, the recent actions of the Abe government to change Japan’s security policy course and the importance of domestic views, both elite and popular, about safety…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

  • Base of the Pyramid Markets in Asia: Innovation and Challenges to Sustainability book cover

    Base of the Pyramid Markets in Asia

    Innovation and Challenges to Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marlen Gabriele Arnold, Stefan Gold, Judy N. Muthuri, Ximena Rueda

    The Innovation and Sustainability in Base of the Pyramid Markets series comprises four volumes, covering theoretical perspectives, themes, and various aspects of interest across four key geographical regions where Base of the Pyramid (BOP) markets are located – Latin America, Asia, Africa, and…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19
    Routledge
    Innovation and Sustainability in Base of the Pyramid Markets

  • Japanese Democracy and Lessons for the United States: Eight Counterintuitive Lessons book cover

    Japanese Democracy and Lessons for the United States

    Eight Counterintuitive Lessons, 1st Edition

    By Ray Christensen

    This book presents a collection of lessons on how best to run elections and politics, using examples from the Japanese experience and showing how elections operate in a non-Western democracy. Featuring extensive data and evidence from both Japan and the United States, the themes covered include…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Parliaments in South Asia: India, Pakistan and Bangladesh book cover

    Parliaments in South Asia

    India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, 1st Edition

    By Nizam Ahmed

    This book explores the development, decline and resurgence of parliaments in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Although the three parliaments formally have a common origin and follow almost similar rules and procedures, substantial variations can be observed in their behavior. By analyzing the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Hong Kong Constitutionalism: The British Legacy and the Chinese Future book cover

    Hong Kong Constitutionalism

    The British Legacy and the Chinese Future, 1st Edition

    By Richard Cullen

    Hong Kong is widely regarded as an exemplar of authoritarian jurisdictions with a positive history of adhering to Rule of Law–shaped governance systems. British Hong Kong provides a remarkable story of the effective development and consolidation of such a system, which has continued to apply since…

    Hardback – 2020-02-18
    Routledge
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • Language Policy in Superdiverse Indonesia book cover

    Language Policy in Superdiverse Indonesia

    1st Edition

    By Subhan Zein

    Indonesia has an extreme diversity of linguistic wealth, with 707 languages by one count, or 731 languages and more than 1,100 dialects in another estimate, spoken by more than 600 ethnicities spread across 17,504 islands in the archipelago. Smaller, locally used indigenous languages jostle…

    Hardback – 2020-02-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

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