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  • China-India Relations in the Contemporary World: Dynamics of national Identity and Interest book cover

    China-India Relations in the Contemporary World

    Dynamics of national Identity and Interest, 1st Edition

    By Yang Lu

    As two Asian giants and rising power, the interactions between India and China have global significance. This book analyses the multifaceted and multi-layered character of Sino-Indian relations since the beginning of the 21st century in a period marked by cooperation and competition.Positioned in a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Labour in the Clothing Industry in the Asia Pacific book cover

    Labour in the Clothing Industry in the Asia Pacific

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vicki Crinis, Adrian Vickers

    The clothing industry provides employment for 60 million workers worldwide. More than a quarter of these workers are employed in the Asia-Pacific region, where the industry is based on subcontracted production on behalf of international buyers. Rapid movements of manufacturing activity from country…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Communication Strategies for Corporate Leaders: Implications for the Global Market book cover

    Communication Strategies for Corporate Leaders

    Implications for the Global Market, 1st Edition

    By Pragyan Rath, Apoorva Bharadwaj

    Communication is key to success in every aspect of life and ever so in a competitive business environment. This book examines managerial communication from seminal theoretical and demonstrative vantage points through interdisciplinary amalgamation of sciences and the liberal arts. It presents new…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge India

  • The Changing Face of Imperialism: Colonialism to Contemporary Capitalism book cover

    The Changing Face of Imperialism

    Colonialism to Contemporary Capitalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sunanda Sen, Maria Cristina Marcuzzo

    This volume reiterates the relevance of imperialism in the present, as a continuous arrangement, from the early years of empire-colonies to the prevailing pattern of expropriation across the globe. While imperialism as an arrangement of exploitation has sustained over ages, measures deployed to…

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    Routledge India

  • Gandhi's Moral Politics book cover

    Gandhi's Moral Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Naren Nanda

    This volume explores the scope and limits of Mahatma Gandhi's moral politics and its implications for Indian and other freedom movements. It presents a set of enlightening essays based on lectures delivered in memory of the eminent historian B. R. Nanda along with a new introductory essay.With…

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    Routledge India

  • A Subaltern History of the Indian Diaspora in Singapore: The Gradual Disappearance of Untouchability 1872-1965 book cover

    A Subaltern History of the Indian Diaspora in Singapore

    The Gradual Disappearance of Untouchability 1872-1965, 1st Edition

    By John Solomon

    Untouchable migrants made up a substantial proportion of Indian labour migration into Singapore in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. During this period, they were subject to forms of caste prejudice and discrimination that powerfully reinforced their identities as untouchables overseas. Today…

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    Routledge

  • Class Conflict and Modernization in India: The Raj and the Calcutta Waterfront (1860-1910) book cover

    Class Conflict and Modernization in India

    The Raj and the Calcutta Waterfront (1860-1910), 1st Edition

    By Aniruddha Bose

    In the days of the British Raj Calcutta was a great port city. Thousands of men, women, and children worked there, loading and unloading valuable cargoes that sustained the regional economy, and contributed significantly to world trade. In the second half of the nineteenth century, in response to a…

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    Routledge

  • Buddhist Perspectives on Free Will: Agentless Agency? book cover

    Buddhist Perspectives on Free Will

    Agentless Agency?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rick Repetti

    Throughout the history of Buddhism, little has been said prior to the Twentieth Century that explicitly raises the question whether we have free will, though the Buddha rejected fatalism and some Buddhists have addressed whether karma is fatalistic. Recently, however, Buddhist and Western…

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    Routledge

  • Literature, Gender, and the Trauma of Partition: The Paradox of Independence book cover

    Literature, Gender, and the Trauma of Partition

    The Paradox of Independence, 1st Edition

    By Debali Mookerjea-Leonard

    Partition occurring simultaneously with British decolonization of the Indian subcontinent led to the formation of independent India and Pakistan. While the political and communal aspects of the Partition have received some attention, its enormous personal and psychological costs have been mostly…

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    Routledge

  • Buddhism and Gandhara: An Archaeology of Museum Collections book cover

    Buddhism and Gandhara

    An Archaeology of Museum Collections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Himanshu Prabha Ray

    Gandhara is a name central to Buddhist heritage and iconography. It is the ancient name of a region in present-day Pakistan, bounded on the west by the Hindu Kush mountain range and to the north by the foothills of the Himalayas. ‘Gandhara’ is also the term given to this region’s sculptural and…

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    Routledge India

  • Foreign Policies toward Taiwan book cover

    Foreign Policies toward Taiwan

    1st Edition

    By Shaohua Hu

    The issue of Taiwan is the single most difficult factor in the relationship between China and the United States. Any cross-straits conflict between China and Taiwan is likely not only to pit the world’s two leading powers against each other, but also to suck in many other countries. This book…

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    Routledge
    China Policy Series

  • Afghanistan � Challenges and Prospects book cover

    Afghanistan � Challenges and Prospects

    1st Edition

    Edited by Srinjoy Bose, Nishank Motwani, William Maley

    After decades of turmoil a new phase is opening up for Afghanistan, in which a new generation comes to the fore as many of the key players from earlier phases, including foreign interventionist powers, leave the scene. Although this new phase offers new possibilities and increased hope for…

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    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

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