• Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism: The Storm of History book cover

    Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism

    The Storm of History, 1st Edition

    By Helen C. Scott

    In this forceful study, Helen C. Scott situates The Tempest within Marxist analyses of the ‘primitive accumulation’ of capital, which she suggests help explain the play’s continued and particular resonance. The ‘storm’ of the title refers both to Shakespeare’s Tempest hurtling through time, and to…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 

  • Nations and Nationalism in the Soviet Union: Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Ukraine book cover

    Nations and Nationalism in the Soviet Union

    Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Ukraine, 1st Edition

    By Harun Yilmaz

    This book compares the past of three countries, which were part of the Soviet Union. These republics are located in different corners of the former Soviet geography: Ukraine is in the west; Azerbaijan is in the Caucasus and Kazakhstan is in Central Asia. It analyses how and by whom Soviet national…

    Hardback – 2019-12-01 
    Central Asia Research Forum

  • Contextualizing Eschatology in African Cultural and Religious Beliefs book cover

    Contextualizing Eschatology in African Cultural and Religious Beliefs

    1st Edition

    By Ibigbolade Simon Aderibigbe

    Contextualizing Eschatology in African Cultural and Religious Beliefs addresses the African consciousness and nuances of eschatological beliefs as part and parcel of the holistic African Indigenous world views within the context of the peoples traditional heritage. The concept of eschatology is…

    Hardback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge Studies on Religion in Africa and the Diaspora

  • Refugee Encounters at the Turkish-Syrian Border: Antakya at the Crossroads book cover

    Refugee Encounters at the Turkish-Syrian Border

    Antakya at the Crossroads, 1st Edition

    By Şule Can

    The Turkish-Syrian borderlands host almost half of the Syrian refugees, with an estimated 1.5 million people arriving in the area following the outbreak of the Syrian civil war. This book investigates the ongoing negotiations of ethnicity, religion and state at the border, as refugees struggle to…

    Hardback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge Borderlands Studies

  • Critical Pragmatic Studies on Chinese Public Discourse book cover

    Critical Pragmatic Studies on Chinese Public Discourse

    1st Edition

    By Xinren Chen

    Public discourse constitutes the language environment of a town or a city, which forms part of the social environment of a country or a region. Based on extensive first-hand data collected from public places, mass media and the Internet, this monograph attempts critical pragmatic studies of public…

    Hardback – 2019-12-01 
    China Perspectives

  • Bedouin and ‘Abbāsid Cultural Identities: The Arabic Majnūn Laylā Story book cover

    Bedouin and ‘Abbāsid Cultural Identities

    The Arabic Majnūn Laylā Story, 1st Edition

    By Ruqayya Yasmine Khan

    This literary-historical book draws out and sheds light upon the mechanisms of ‘the ideological work’ that the Arabic Majnūn Laylā story performed for ‘Abbāsid urbanite, imperial audiences in the wake of the disappearance of the ‘bedouin cosmos.’ The study focuses upon the processes of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-01 
    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • Making of India's Northeast: Geopolitics of Borderland and Transnational Interactions book cover

    Making of India's Northeast

    Geopolitics of Borderland and Transnational Interactions, 1st Edition

    By Dilip Gogoi

    This book examines India’s Northeast borderland — strategically positioned at the confluence of South Asia, East and Southeast Asia — from the perspective of International Relations. The volume interrogates the geopolitics of region-making in both colonial and postcolonial times and traces the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge India

  • Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia: State and Scholars in Indonesia and the Philippines book cover

    Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia

    State and Scholars in Indonesia and the Philippines, 1st Edition

    By Rommel A. Curaming

    Examining two state-sponsored history writing projects in Indonesia and the Philippines in the 1970s, this book illuminates the contents and contexts of the two projects and, more importantly, provides a nuanced characterization of the relationship between embodiments of power (state, dictators,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

  • Islamic Conversation: Sohbet and Ethics in Contemporary Turkey book cover

    Islamic Conversation

    Sohbet and Ethics in Contemporary Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Smita Tewari Jassal

    The book evaluates on-going ethical conversations to learn how emotional communication is received, teachings internalized, and a religious world-view brought to life. Exploring how religious values saturate people’s consciousness to induce subtle shifts in moral and ethical sensibilities, this…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Wind and Solar Energy Transition in China book cover

    Wind and Solar Energy Transition in China

    1st Edition

    By Marius Korsnes

    This book explores the mobilisation of China’s wind and solar industries and examines the implications of this development to energy generation and distribution, innovation and governance. Unlike other publications that focus mainly on the formal policy landscape and statistics of industry…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge Explorations in Energy Studies

  • Ecology and Chinese-Language Ecocinema: Reimagining a Field book cover

    Ecology and Chinese-Language Ecocinema

    Reimagining a Field, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheldon H. Lu, Haomin Gong

    This edited collection explores new developments in the burgeoning field of Chinese ecocinema. With the rampant economic development and a deteriorating environment as a result, cinematic representation of and intervention into ecological problems in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan play an…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 

  • Borderlands in European Gender Studies: Beyond the East-West Frontier book cover

    Borderlands in European Gender Studies

    Beyond the East-West Frontier, 1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Kulawik, Zhanna Kravchenko

    Challenging persistent geopolitical asymmetries in feminist knowledge production, this collection depicts collisions between concepts and lived experiences, between academic feminism and political activism, between the West as generalizable and the East as the concrete Other. Borderlands narrows…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

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