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  • Eurasia and India: Regional Perspectives book cover

    Eurasia and India

    Regional Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by K. Warikoo

    Eurasia has assumed importance in the post-Soviet period and the peoples of Siberia have distinctive historico-cultural similarities with the Indian Himalayas due to common traditions and Buddhist culture. The Eurasianism of Russia brings it closer to India in historico-cultural, political and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Language, Culture and Power: English�Tamil in Modern India, 1900 to Present Day book cover

    Language, Culture and Power

    English�Tamil in Modern India, 1900 to Present Day, 1st Edition

    Edited by C. T. Indra, R. Rajagopalan

    This volume examines the relationship between language and power across cultural boundaries. It evaluates the vital role of translation in redefining culture and ethnic identity. During the first phase of colonialism, mid-18th to late-19th century, the English-speaking missionaries and East India…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge India

  • Koreans in the Persian Gulf: Policies and International Relations book cover

    Koreans in the Persian Gulf

    Policies and International Relations, 1st Edition

    By Shirzad Azad

    Analyzing the Korean Peninsula’s contemporary engagement with the Persian Gulf region from the 1950s to the present day, the book begins by asking the following question: What drew Koreans to the region in the first place and under what circumstances were they drawn there?While taking into account…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Business Leaders and Leadership in Asia book cover

    Business Leaders and Leadership in Asia

    1st Edition

    By Ying Zhu, Shuang Ren, Ngan Collins, Malcolm Warner

    The quality of its business leadership is a key issue for the future development of Asia’s economies. Although Asia’s economies have grown spectacularly in recent decades, they are currently facing increasing challenges. This book explores the current state of business leaders and leadership in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Activism and Agency in India: Nurturing Resistance in the Tea Plantations book cover

    Activism and Agency in India

    Nurturing Resistance in the Tea Plantations, 1st Edition

    By Supurna Banerjee

    During the period 2000 to 2010, tea plantations in India experienced a crisis and were at the threshold of transformation, framed by conflict and turbulence.This book is an interdisciplinary and intersectional work examining the nature of victimhood and agency among women workers on tea plantations…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • China and the World Economy: Transition and Challenges book cover

    China and the World Economy

    Transition and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jin Zhang, Zhang Laiming

    This book brings together leading international scholars and leading scholars from China’s highly prestigious Development Research Centre of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, who all put forward their insights into the current challenges for the Chinese and the world economy. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    China in the World

  • Government and Politics in Sri Lanka: Biopolitics and Security book cover

    Government and Politics in Sri Lanka

    Biopolitics and Security, 1st Edition

    By A. R. Rajah

    The island of Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon) was one of the few Asian colonies in which the British Empire experimented liberal state-building in the nineteenth century, and where many British colonial officials predicted that the independent state would become a liberal democratic success story. Sri…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Gender Justice and Proportionality in India: Comparative Perspectives book cover

    Gender Justice and Proportionality in India

    Comparative Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Juliette Duara

    For a judiciary in a democracy, dispensing justice is not only about doing justice, but also about showing that justice is being done; it is about giving reasons and creating a "culture of justification". The question becomes how to nurture such a culture. A number of liberal democratic…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Beyond Shareholder Wealth Maximisation: Towards a More Suitable Corporate Objective for Chinese Companies book cover

    Beyond Shareholder Wealth Maximisation

    Towards a More Suitable Corporate Objective for Chinese Companies, 1st Edition

    By Min Yan

    The corporate objective, namely, in whose interests a company should be run, is the most important theoretical and practical issue confronting us today, as this core objective animates or should animate every decision a company makes. Despite decades of debate, however, there is no consensus…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • China-Africa Relations: Building Images through Cultural Co-operation, Media Representation, and Communication book cover

    China-Africa Relations

    Building Images through Cultural Co-operation, Media Representation, and Communication, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathryn Batchelor, Xiaoling Zhang

    The recent rapid growth in China’s involvement in Africa is being promoted by both Chinese and African leaders as being conducted in a spirit of cooperation, friendship and equality. In the media and informally, however, a different, less harmonious picture emerges. This book explores how China and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    China Policy Series

  • China's Relations with Central and Eastern Europe: From

    China's Relations with Central and Eastern Europe

    From "Old Comrades" to New Partners, 1st Edition

    Edited by Weiqing Song

    As China rises as an economic and an international power, new relationships are being forged with all areas of the world including Central and Eastern Europe. This book explores how this relationship is developing. It considers how China’s links with Central and Eastern Europe fit in to China’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Death and Dying in India: Ageing and end-of-life care of the elderly book cover

    Death and Dying in India

    Ageing and end-of-life care of the elderly, 1st Edition

    By Suhita Chopra Chatterjee, Jaydeep Sengupta

    Most aged in India are experiencing a highly protracted death in hospitals, entangled in tubes and machines. Such ‘medicalised death’ entails huge psychological, social and financial costs for both patients and their caregivers. There are also many who are dying in abject neglect. However,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

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