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  • Sexuality and Public Space in India: Reading the Visible book cover

    Sexuality and Public Space in India

    Reading the Visible, 1st Edition

    By Carmel Christy

    The topic of sexuality and gender within the South Asian context is timely and widely discussed across a variety of academic disciplines. Since the end of the last century, there have been debates in the cultural sphere in India on issues concerning Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender people’s rights,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Professional Development of English Language Teachers in Asia: Lessons from Japan and Vietnam book cover

    Professional Development of English Language Teachers in Asia

    Lessons from Japan and Vietnam, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kayoko Hashimoto, Van-Trao Nguyen

    Why has English language proficiency in Japan remained so low in comparison to other Asian countries? Has Vietnam attempted to improve English language teaching because ASEAN has adopted English as its working language? Why do English language teachers struggle with curriculum changes imposed by…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Redefined Labour Spaces: Organising Workers in Post-Liberalised India book cover

    Redefined Labour Spaces

    Organising Workers in Post-Liberalised India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sobin George, Shalini Sinha

    This book discusses the transformation of labour movements and trade unionism in post-liberalised India. It looks at emerging collectivism, both in formal and informal sectors, and relates it to changing political and industrial relations. Bringing together studies of resistance, struggles and new…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge India

  • Reasoning Indian Politics: Philosopher Politicians to Politicians Seeking Philosophy book cover

    Reasoning Indian Politics

    Philosopher Politicians to Politicians Seeking Philosophy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Narendar Pani, Anshuman Behera

    This volume examines the multiple forms of reasoning in Indian politics and explores a framework to understand them. In the process, it looks at a series of issues involving the relationship between politics and philosophy, including the status of political theory, political practices, identity…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge India

  • The Place of Humanities in Our Universities book cover

    The Place of Humanities in Our Universities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mrinal Miri

    This volume examines the critical role of the humanities in universities in India and attempts to redefine its place, meaning and function in education. Bringing together distinguished scholars in the country, it debates the status and predicament of the humanities in the academic programmes within…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge India

  • Neutrality in Southeast Asia: Concepts and Contexts book cover

    Neutrality in Southeast Asia

    Concepts and Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Tarling

    This book analyses the notion of neutrality to the politics of the state in Southeast Asia. Distinguishing among neutrality, neutralism and neutralisation, it asks what relation do the concepts bear to the independence of states, and how do they relate to other forms of inter-state relations and to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Women in Soviet Film: The Thaw and Post-Thaw Periods book cover

    Women in Soviet Film

    The Thaw and Post-Thaw Periods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marina Rojavin, Tim Harte

    This book illuminates and explores the representation of women in Soviet cinema from the late 1950s, through the 1960s, and into the 1970s, a period when Soviet culture shifted away, to varying degrees, from the well-established conventions of socialist realism. Covering films about working…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • The Future of Hindu�Christian Studies: A Theological Inquiry book cover

    The Future of Hindu�Christian Studies

    A Theological Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Francis Clooney

    The field of Hindu-Christian studies revives theology as a particularly useful interreligious discipline. Though a sub-division of the broader Hindu-Christian dialogue, it is also a distinct field of study, proper to a smaller group of religious intellectuals. At its best it envisions a two-sided,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Migrant Workers and ASEAN: A Two Level State and Regional Analysis book cover

    Migrant Workers and ASEAN

    A Two Level State and Regional Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Anisa Santoso

    ASEAN (The Association of Southeast Asian Nations) has made slow progress in defining a regional policy for the protection of migrant workers. This book examines the normative structures within the institutions at play at both state and regional level of ASEAN, which influence the making of a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • The Kashmir Conflict: From Empire to the Cold War, 1945-66 book cover

    The Kashmir Conflict

    From Empire to the Cold War, 1945-66, 1st Edition

    By Rakesh Ankit

    This book presents a study of the international dimensions of the Kashmir dispute between India and Pakistan from before its outbreak in October 1947 until the Tashkent Summit in January 1966. By focusing on Kashmir’s under-researched transnational dimensions, it represents a different approach to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Public Policy and Governance in Bangladesh: Forty Years of Experience book cover

    Public Policy and Governance in Bangladesh

    Forty Years of Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nizam Ahmed

    Good policies are an important prerequisite of good governance, and any effort to change one is likely to affect the other. In emerging democracies, such as Bangladesh, a redefinition of roles and responsibilities of different actors in the policy and governing process can be noticed. This book…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Transformations in Independent Timor-Leste: Dynamics of Social and Cultural Cohabitations book cover

    Transformations in Independent Timor-Leste

    Dynamics of Social and Cultural Cohabitations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susana de Matos Viegas, Rui Feijó

    1999 was a decisive year in the long history of the people of Timor-Leste, whose future was open when they voted for independence in a UN-sponsored referendum. Its results left no doubt that the Timorese considered themselves to be a nation wishing to have their own state, which they would…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

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