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  • 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

  • Mongol Court Dress, Identity Formation, and Global Exchange book cover

    Mongol Court Dress, Identity Formation, and Global Exchange

    1st Edition

    By Eiren L. Shea

    The Mongol period (1206-1368) marked a major turning point of exchange – culturally, politically, and artistically – across Eurasia. The wide-ranging international exchange that occurred during the Mongol period is most apparent visually through the inclusion of Mongol motifs in textile, paintings…

    Hardback – 2020-02-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Women Managers in Neoliberal Japan: Gender, Precarious Labour and Everyday Lives book cover

    Women Managers in Neoliberal Japan

    Gender, Precarious Labour and Everyday Lives, 1st Edition

    By Swee-Lin Ho

    This book, based on extensive original research, presents a detailed analysis of the varying opportunities and challenges experienced by Japanese women with professional careers, an important category of the population in Japan, whose lives remain little known. It addresses many key issues,…

    Hardback – 2020-02-14
    Routledge
    Japan Anthropology Workshop Series

  • Performing Faith: Christian Music, Identity and Inculturation in Indonesia book cover

    Performing Faith

    Christian Music, Identity and Inculturation in Indonesia, 1st Edition

    By Marzanna Poplawska

    This book is a study of music inculturation in Indonesia. It shows how religious expression can be made relevant in an indigenous context and how grassroots Christianity is being realized by means of music. Through the discussion of indigenous expressions of Christianity, the book presents multiple…

    Hardback – 2020-02-13
    Routledge
    SOAS Studies in Music Series

  • Studies in Chinese Price History book cover

    Studies in Chinese Price History

    1st Edition

    By Endymion Porter Wilkinson

    This book, first published in 1980, uses a body of original documentary sources (some 5000 district grain price reports) to quantify, in the form of exchange and price zones, the relationships between the exchange markets and the grain markets of ninety district towns in Shensi, a province in China…

    Paperback – 2020-02-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

  • Lineage and Community in China, 1100–1500: Genealogical Innovation in Jiangxi book cover

    Lineage and Community in China, 1100–1500

    Genealogical Innovation in Jiangxi, 1st Edition

    By Xi He

    Tracing descent from common ancestors was extremely important in imperial China. Members of such lineage communities sacrificed to ancestors in periodic ceremonies, maintained written genealogies to demonstrate their descent, and held some properties in common. This book, based on extensive…

    Hardback – 2020-02-13
    Routledge
    The Historical Anthropology of Chinese Society Series

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