History: Asian History

  • India and Turkey: Past Connections, Contemporary Debates book cover

    India and Turkey

    Past Connections, Contemporary Debates

    Edited by Smita Tewari Jassal, Halil Turan

    India and Turkey, Asia Minor and the Subcontinent of Hindustan and the Ottomans and Mughals have had shared histories of contact, engagement, and dialogue over the centuries. Using the inter-cultural dialogue signaled by such contacts as a starting point, this book builds on the historical…

    Hardback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Theravada Buddhism in Colonial Contexts book cover

    Theravada Buddhism in Colonial Contexts

    Edited by Thomas Borchert

    The colonial periods in Theravada Buddhist countries were important because they provided a shock to what were generally seen as declining Buddhist communities. This book analyses the conditions of Theravada Buddhist communities under colonialism. Chapters by experts in the field examine Theravada…

    Hardback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

  • The Indian Frontier: Horse and Warband in the Making of Empires book cover

    The Indian Frontier

    Horse and Warband in the Making of Empires

    By Jos Gommans

    This omnibus brings together some old and some recent works by Jos Gommans on the warhorse and its impact on medieval and early modern state-formation in South Asia. These studies are based on Gommans’ observation that Indian empires always had to deal with a highly dynamic inner frontier between…

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    Routledge

  • Intellectual Roots of India’s Freedom Stuggle: (1893-1918) book cover

    Intellectual Roots of India’s Freedom Stuggle

    (1893-1918)

    By Prithwindra Mukherjee

    Most people believe India’s struggle for independence to have begun with Mahatma Gandhi. Little credit goes to the proof that this call for a mass movement did not arise out of a void. For the past century and more, historians have overlooked the phase of twenty-five years of intense creative…

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    Routledge

  • Change, Continuity, and Complexity: The Mahavidyas in East Indian Sakta Traditions book cover

    Change, Continuity, and Complexity

    The Mahavidyas in East Indian Sakta Traditions

    By Jae Eun Shin

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    Routledge

  • The Raj and the Rajas book cover

    The Raj and the Rajas

    Edited by Sanjay Garg

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  • Views on Hindu Dharma by M.K Gandhi book cover

    Views on Hindu Dharma by M.K Gandhi

    By Neerja A. Gupta

    Mahatma Gandhi’s words are almost as sacred to Indian psyche as the word of God. Gandhi’s philosophy is equated to a saint’s theological expositions. His political role had never been mono-dimensional. It weaved in aspects of spiritual and religious overtones. The religious connotations were the…

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    Routledge

  • The Chinese Journals of L.K. Little, 1943–54: An Eyewitness Account of War and Revolution book cover

    The Chinese Journals of L.K. Little, 1943–54

    An Eyewitness Account of War and Revolution

    Edited by Chiyun Chang

    Lester Knox Little kept a detailed journal of his time in China and Taiwan. Covering the years 1943 to 1954 it provides important new insights about some of the most dramatic episodes in China’s mid-twentieth century history: Sino-Japanese military and economic competition, China’s domestic…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    The Making of Modern China

  • The Chinese Journals of L.K. Little, 1943–54: An Eyewitness Account of War and Revolution, Volume III book cover

    The Chinese Journals of L.K. Little, 1943–54

    An Eyewitness Account of War and Revolution, Volume III

    By Chihyun Chang

    Lester Knox Little kept a detailed journal of his time in China and Taiwan. Covering the years 1943 to 1954 it provides important new insights about some of the most dramatic episodes in China’s mid-twentieth century history: Sino-Japanese military and economic competition, China’s domestic…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    The Making of Modern China

  • The Chinese Journals of L.K. Little, 1943–54: An Eyewitness Account of War and Revolution, Volume II book cover

    The Chinese Journals of L.K. Little, 1943–54

    An Eyewitness Account of War and Revolution, Volume II

    By Chihyun Chang

    Lester Knox Little kept a detailed journal of his time in China and Taiwan. Covering the years 1943 to 1954 it provides important new insights about some of the most dramatic episodes in China’s mid-twentieth century history: Sino-Japanese military and economic competition, China’s domestic…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    The Making of Modern China

  • The Chinese Journals of L.K. Little, 1943–54: An Eyewitness Account of War and Revolution, Volume I book cover

    The Chinese Journals of L.K. Little, 1943–54

    An Eyewitness Account of War and Revolution, Volume I

    Edited by Chiyun Chang

    Lester Knox Little kept a detailed journal of his time in China and Taiwan. Covering the years 1943 to 1954 it provides important new insights about some of the most dramatic episodes in China’s mid-twentieth century history: Sino-Japanese military and economic competition, China’s domestic…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    The Making of Modern China

  • Japan's Quest for Stability in Southeast Asia: Navigating the Turning Points in Postwar Asia book cover

    Japan's Quest for Stability in Southeast Asia

    Navigating the Turning Points in Postwar Asia

    By Taizo Miyagi

    More than any other region in the world, Asia has witnessed tremendous change in the post-war era. A continent once engulfed by independence and revolution, and later by the Cold War and civil war, has now been transformed into the world’s most economically dynamic region. What caused this change…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

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