E-books: Asian Studies

  • The Geography of Mobility, Wellbeing and Development in China: Understanding Transformations Through Big Data book cover

    The Geography of Mobility, Wellbeing and Development in China

    Understanding Transformations Through Big Data, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wenjie Wu, Yiming Wang

    Big data is increasingly regarded as a new approach for understanding urban informatics and complex systems. Today, there is unprecedented data availability, with detailed remote-sensed data on the built environment and rich mineable web-based sources in the form of social media, web mapping,…

    eBook – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Routledge Handbook of China–India Relations book cover

    Routledge Handbook of China–India Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kanti Bajpai, Selina Ho, Manjari Chatterjee Miller

    The Routledge Handbook of China–India Relations provides a much-needed understanding of the important and complex relationship between India and China. Reflecting the consequential and multifaceted nature of the bilateral relationship, it brings together thirty-five original contributions by a wide…

    eBook – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Industry Structure in China: Mitigation Strategy book cover

    Climate Change and Industry Structure in China

    Mitigation Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Chu Wei

    In order to effectively address global warming, many countries have significantly reduced the amount of carbon dioxide emissions that are put into the atmosphere. From the perspective of industrial structure, this volume examines the emission reduction potentials and abatement costs in China. By…

    eBook – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Labor and Creativity in New York’s Global Fashion Industry book cover

    Labor and Creativity in New York’s Global Fashion Industry

    1st Edition

    By Christina H. Moon

    This book tells the story of fashion workers engaged in the labor of design and the material making of New York fashion. Christina H. Moon offers an illuminating ethnography into the various sites and practices that make up fashion labor in sample rooms, design studios, runways, factories, and…

    eBook – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • 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…

    eBook – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • An Earthly Paradise: Trade, Politics and Culture in Early Modern Bengal book cover

    An Earthly Paradise

    Trade, Politics and Culture in Early Modern Bengal, 1st Edition

    Edited by Raziuddin Aquil, Tilottama Mukherjee

    This collection of articles on varied facets of early modern Bengal showcases cutting edge work in the field and hopes to encourage new research. The essays explore the trading networks, religious traditions, artistic and literary patronage, and politico-cultural practices that emerged in roughly…

    eBook – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Industry Structure in China: CO2 Emission Features book cover

    Climate Change and Industry Structure in China

    CO2 Emission Features, 1st Edition

    By Chu Wei

    As carbon dioxide is the most significant source of greenhouse gases today, its emission quantity has become a primary focus of governments, scholars and the general public. From the perspective of industrial structure, the book mainly explores the features of carbon emissions in China.   …

    eBook – 2020-02-24
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • The Politics of South China Sea Disputes book cover

    The Politics of South China Sea Disputes

    1st Edition

    By Nehginpao Kipgen

    This book is a comprehensive political study of the South China Sea (SCS) disputes. With over US $5 trillion worth of trade passing through it every year and a history of military flashpoints, the SCS is invariably a hotbed of great power rivalry. This book: Traces the history of the disputes…

    eBook – 2020-02-24
    Routledge India

  • State of the Young Child in India book cover

    State of the Young Child in India

    1st Edition

    By Mobile Creches

    This Report is one of the first comprehensive studies on young children in India. It focuses on children under 6 years of age and presents key aspects of their well-being and development. With the highest number of neonatal, infant and under-5 deaths in the world, there is an urgent need to address…

    eBook – 2020-02-24
    Routledge India

  • Social Change In The Pacific Islands book cover

    Social Change In The Pacific Islands

    1st Edition

    By Robillard

    First published in 1992. The Pacific Ocean is the largest geographical feature on the face of the earth, covering about one third of its entire surface. Occupying part of that large expanse are the far-flung islands of the Pacific. As the papers of this volume clearly indicate, the post-world war…

    eBook – 2020-02-21
    Routledge

  • Shooting Terror: Terrorism in Hindi Films book cover

    Shooting Terror

    Terrorism in Hindi Films, 1st Edition

    By Meenakshi Bharat

    Shooting Terror highlights the disturbing immediacy of acts of terror and how cinema responds to them. It follows the changing representations of terrorism in Hindi cinema by fielding in-depth textual analyses of films such as Roja, Maachis, Black Friday, Tere Bin Laden, Uri: The Surgical Strike,…

    eBook – 2020-02-20
    Routledge India

  • Cross-Strait Relations Since 2016: The End of the Illusion book cover

    Cross-Strait Relations Since 2016

    The End of the Illusion, 1st Edition

    By J. Michael Cole

    Cross-Strait Relations Since 2016: The End of the Illusion examines the situation in the Taiwan Strait since the election of Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party in the January 2016 general elections. Tracking the pragmatic approach taken by the Tsai administration, this book…

    eBook – 2020-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

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