E-books: Asian Studies

  • Asia-Pacific Film Co-productions: Theory, Industry and Aesthetics book cover

    Asia-Pacific Film Co-productions

    Theory, Industry and Aesthetics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dal Yong Jin, Wendy Su

    This book examines cross-regional film collaboration within the Asia-Pacific region. Through a mixed methods approach of political economy, industry and market, as well as textual analysis, the book contributes to the understanding of the global fusion of cultural products and the reconfiguration…

    eBook – 2019-11-20
    Routledge Studies in Media and Cultural Industries

  • Japan in Australia: Culture, Context and Connection book cover

    Japan in Australia

    Culture, Context and Connection, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Chapman, Carol Hayes

    Japan in Australia is a work of cultural history that focuses on context and connection between two nations. It examines how Japan has been imagined, represented and experienced in the Australian context through a variety of settings, historical periods and circumstances. Beginning with the first…

    eBook – 2019-11-19
    Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) East Asian Series

  • Fieldwork in Modern Chinese History: A Research Guide book cover

    Fieldwork in Modern Chinese History

    A Research Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas David DuBois, Jan Kiely

    This book explores how fieldwork has been used to research Chinese history in the past and new ways that others might use in it the future. It introduces the previous generations of scholars who ventured out of the archive to conduct local investigations in Chinese cities, villages, farms and…

    eBook – 2019-11-19
    The Historical Anthropology of Chinese Society Series

  • Open and Distance Learning in Secondary School Education in India: Potentials and Limitations book cover

    Open and Distance Learning in Secondary School Education in India

    Potentials and Limitations, 1st Edition

    By Jyotsna Jha, Neha Ghatak, Puja Minni, Shobhita Rajagopal, Shreekanth Mahendiran

    This book examines the state of the Open and Distance Learning (ODL)-based secondary education in India. ODL-based education has been a key resource for children in India who can neither cope with nor avail of regular schooling opportunities due to economic, health and disability, or other…

    eBook – 2019-11-19
    Routledge India

  • Cross-Bordering Dynamics in Education and Lifelong Learning: A Perspective from Non-Formal Education book cover

    Cross-Bordering Dynamics in Education and Lifelong Learning

    A Perspective from Non-Formal Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hideki Maruyama

    Education as a concept has long been taken for granted. Most people immediately think of schools and colleges, of classes and exams. This volume aims to highlight non-formal education (NFE) in its various forms across different historical and cultural contexts. Contributors draw upon their…

    eBook – 2019-11-19
    Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

  • Dharma in America: A Short History of Hindu-Jain Diaspora book cover

    Dharma in America

    A Short History of Hindu-Jain Diaspora, 1st Edition

    By Pankaj Jain

    America now is home to approximately five million Hindus and Jains. Their contribution to the economic and intellectual growth of the country is unquestionable. Dharma in America aims to explore the role of Hindu and Jain Americans in diverse fields such as: education and civic engagements…

    eBook – 2019-11-18

  • The Impact of China’s Belt and Road Initiative: From Asia to Europe book cover

    The Impact of China’s Belt and Road Initiative

    From Asia to Europe, 1st Edition

    By Jeremy Garlick

    This book merges macro- and micro-level analysis of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) to dissect China’s aim in creating an integrated Eurasian continent through this single mega-project. BRI has been the source of much interest and confusion, as established frameworks of analysis seek to…

    eBook – 2019-11-15
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Made in Taiwan: Studies in Popular Music book cover

    Made in Taiwan

    Studies in Popular Music, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eva Tsai, Tung-Hung Ho, Miaoju Jian

    Made in Taiwan: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of contemporary Taiwanese popular music. Each essay, written by a leading scholar of Taiwanese music, covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of pop music in…

    eBook – 2019-11-14
    Routledge Global Popular Music Series

  • Freedom of Expression in Russia's New Mediasphere book cover

    Freedom of Expression in Russia's New Mediasphere

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mariëlle Wijermars, Katja Lehtisaari

    In recent years, the Russian government has dramatically expanded its restrictions on the internet, while simultaneously consolidating its grip on traditional media. The internet, however, because of its transnational configuration, continues to evade comprehensive state control and offers ever new…

    eBook – 2019-11-14
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Gandhi: An Impossible Possibility book cover


    An Impossible Possibility, 2nd Edition

    By Sudhir Chandra

    Gandhi was perhaps the most influential yet misunderstood figure of the twentieth century. Drawing close attention to his last years, this book explores the marked change in his understanding of the acceptance of non-violence by Indians. It points to a startling discovery Gandhi made in the years…

    eBook – 2019-11-14
    Routledge India

  • From Teach For America to Teach For China: Global Teacher Education Reform and Equity in Education book cover

    From Teach For America to Teach For China

    Global Teacher Education Reform and Equity in Education, 1st Edition

    By Sara Lam

    This book examines the role of Teach For China in addressing educational equity and expanding public participation in education. The author uses the case of Teach For China to explore the broader theme of the mobility of education models between contexts characterized by neoliberalism and those…

    eBook – 2019-11-13
    Politics of Education in Asia

  • Taiwan: Nation-State or Province? book cover


    Nation-State or Province?, 7th Edition

    By John Franklin Copper

    In this newly revised and updated seventh edition of Taiwan: Nation-State or Province? Copper examines Taiwan's geography and history, society and culture, economy, political system and foreign and security politics in the context of Taiwan's uncertain status, as either a sovereign nation or a…

    eBook – 2019-11-13

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