Taylor & Francis India: Development Studies, Environment, Social Work, Urban Studies

  • The Performative Power of Vocality book cover

    The Performative Power of Vocality

    1st Edition

    By Virginie Magnat

    The Performative Power of Vocality offers a fresh perspective on voice as a subject of critical inquiry by employing an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural approach. Conventional treatment of voice in theatre and performance studies too often regards it as a subcategory of actor training,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Heritage, Memory, and Punishment: Remembering Colonial Prisons in East Asia book cover

    Heritage, Memory, and Punishment

    Remembering Colonial Prisons in East Asia, 1st Edition

    By Shu-Mei Huang, Hyun-Kyung Lee

    Based on a transnational study of decommissioned, postcolonial prisons in Taiwan (Taipei and Chiayi), South Korea (Seoul) and China (Lushun), this book offers a critical reading of prisons as a particular colonial product, the current restoration of which as national heritage is closely related to…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

  • South Africa and the UN Human Rights Council: The Fate of the Liberal Order book cover

    South Africa and the UN Human Rights Council

    The Fate of the Liberal Order, 1st Edition

    By Eduard Jordaan

    This book provides a detailed analysis of South Africa’s actions on the UN Human Rights Council, examining the country’s positions on civil and political rights, economic rights and development, social groups whose rights are frequently violated as well as abuses in specific countries. The most…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • People-Party-Policy Interplay in India: Micro-dynamics of Everyday Politics in West Bengal, c. 2008 – 2016 book cover

    People-Party-Policy Interplay in India

    Micro-dynamics of Everyday Politics in West Bengal, c. 2008 – 2016, 1st Edition

    By Suman Nath

    This book analyses the political transition in West Bengal, India, which witnessed longest democratically elected Left regime of the world. It examines and compares micro-dynamics of political practices in India and delineates underlying political themes of state politics. The author explores the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04 
    Routledge India

  • Change and Mobility in Contemporary India: Thinking M N Srinivas Today book cover

    Change and Mobility in Contemporary India

    Thinking M N Srinivas Today, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sobin George, Manohar Yadav, Anand Inbanathan

    This book studies caste and community dynamics in India and offers a critical view of social mobility from below. Building on the theories of the eminent sociologist M N Srinivas, the essays in this volume reformulate the debate on caste as they document the changing inter-caste dynamics and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04 
    Routledge India

  • Ethical Politics and Modern Society: T. H. Green’s Practical Philosophy and Modern China book cover

    Ethical Politics and Modern Society

    T. H. Green’s Practical Philosophy and Modern China, 1st Edition

    By James Jia-Hau Liu

    Ethical Politics and Modern Society introduces and critically examines British idealist philosopher, Thomas Hill Green, his practical philosophy and its reception in China between the late nineteenth century and the early twentieth century. As a response to the modernity issue in Great Britain,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • English for Vocational Purposes: Language Use in Trades Education book cover

    English for Vocational Purposes

    Language Use in Trades Education, 1st Edition

    By Averil Coxhead, Jean Parkinson, James Mackay, Emma McLaughlin

    English for Vocational Purposes provides a linguistic description of English in the context of the trades and investigates how this specialist language is used in real-world contexts. As the demand for English-speaking workers in the trades grows internationally, a major gap in the research on…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in English for Specific Purposes

  • The Cultural Turn in International Aid: Impacts and Challenges for Heritage and the Creative Industries book cover

    The Cultural Turn in International Aid

    Impacts and Challenges for Heritage and the Creative Industries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sophia Labadi

    The Cultural Turn in International Aid is one of the first volumes to analyse a wide and comprehensive range of issues related to culture and international aid in a critical and constructive manner. Assessing why international aid is provided for cultural projects, rather than for other causes, the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Development

  • Spaces and Places in Western India: Formations and Delineations book cover

    Spaces and Places in Western India

    Formations and Delineations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bina Sengar, Laurie Hovell McMillin

    This proposed book examines places and spaces in western India both as geographical locations and imagined constructs. It explores the many ways that spaces in the Maharashtra region have been constructed over time and how these reflect in art and architecture, literature and religious texts,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge India

  • Land Law in India book cover

    Land Law in India

    1st Edition

    By Astha Saxena

    This book is a critical study of the laws regulating land ownership patterns. Land and Land law are woven into the fabric of our society and therefore integral to the substantive questions of equality and developmental ideologies of the state. This volume uncovers the socio- economic realities that…

    Hardback – 2019-09-23 
    Routledge India

  • Inequality and Governance book cover

    Inequality and Governance

    1st Edition

    By Andreas P. Kyriacou

    Governance matters for social welfare. Better governed countries are richer, happier, and have fewer social and environment problems. Good governance implies that public sector agents act impartially. It manifests itself in the form of equality before the law, an independent and professional public…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Inequality: Exploring Territorial Dynamics and Development book cover

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Inequality

    Exploring Territorial Dynamics and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vanessa Ratten, Jose Álvarez-García, Maria de la Cruz del Rio-Rama

    This book hopes to stimulate discussion about how entrepreneurship and innovation contribute to growing inequalities in territories. This will help bridge the gap between research and practice on the role of territory dynamics and regional development. The book begins by examining the growing…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Business Management

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