• Geoffrey Swain: Against the Grain book cover

    Geoffrey Swain

    Against the Grain

    Edited by Terry Cox

    Acclaimed historian, and retired Alec Nove Chair in Russian and East European History at the University of Glasgow, Geoffrey Swain, has written extensively on the history of Russia and Eastern Europe during the twentieth century, in particular on Russia during the Civil War; Latvia during the first…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

  • Networked Insurgencies and Foreign Fighters in Eurasia book cover

    Networked Insurgencies and Foreign Fighters in Eurasia

    Edited by Jean-Francois Ratelle, Laurence Broers

    Recent wars in Eurasia have foregrounded the flows of foreign fighters between distinct insurgent battlefronts. Since 2011 thousands of individuals have travelled from the Caucasus and Central Asia to fight in Syria and Iraq. Caucasians have also appeared in the fighting that followed Ukraine’s…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Tropical Warfare in the Asia-Pacific Region, 1941-45 book cover

    Tropical Warfare in the Asia-Pacific Region, 1941-45

    By Kaushik Roy

    This is the first book to provide a comprehensive overview of the land war of the Second World War in South-East Asia and the South and South-West Pacific. The extensive existing literature focuses on particular armies – Japanese, British, American, Australian or Indian – and/or on particular…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Asian States and Empires

  • Japan - A State Strategy for the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Japan - A State Strategy for the Twenty-First Century

    By Yasuhiro Nakasone

    In this important, thought-provoking, and wide-ranging study, Yasuhiro Nakasone, one of the most highly regarded former prime ministers of Japan, considers what should be Japan's strategic direction in the twenty-first century. Japan is often accused of lacking a vision, being slow to respond to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Historical Injustice and Democratic Transition in Eastern Asia and Northern Europe: Ghosts at the Table of Democracy book cover

    Historical Injustice and Democratic Transition in Eastern Asia and Northern Europe

    Ghosts at the Table of Democracy

    Edited by Kenneth Christie, Robert Cribb

    The memory of past atrocity lingers like a ghost at the table of democracy. Injustices carried out in the past - from massacres and murder to repression and detention - embitter societies and distort their structures so that the process of establishing and running a democracy carries an extra…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • The New Global Politics of the Asia Pacific: Conflict and Cooperation in the Asian Century book cover

    The New Global Politics of the Asia Pacific

    Conflict and Cooperation in the Asian Century, 3rd Edition

    By Michael K. Connors, Rémy Davison, Jörn Dosch

    Now in its new and fully updated third edition, The New Global Politics of the Asia Pacific continues to provide a compelling analysis of a region undergoing dramatic changes. Based on new research and offering fresh interpretation, this edition evaluates the prospects for continuing US dominance…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • China and Nordic Diplomacy book cover

    China and Nordic Diplomacy

    Edited by Bjørnar Sverdrup-Thygeson, Wrenn Yennie Lindgren, Marc Lanteigne

    This book seeks to explore the question of whether there truly is a ‘Nordic model’ of diplomacy with China. In some areas, a specific Nordic approach can be observed, including areas related to economic cooperation, Arctic diplomacy, and institution-building. However, the Nordic states have also…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies

  • Neoliberalism and the Transforming Left in India: A contradictory manifesto book cover

    Neoliberalism and the Transforming Left in India

    A contradictory manifesto

    By Ritanjan Das

    West Bengal has often been perceived as somewhat of an aberration in the wider context of a rather chaotic Indian democracy, as the Left Front (spearheaded by the Communist Party of India-Marxist, CPIM) demonstrated a rare instance of political stability, decisively winning seven consecutive…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

  • The Routledge Handbook of Asian Security Studies book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Asian Security Studies

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Sumit Ganguly, Andrew Scobell, Joseph Chinyong Liow

    The Routledge Handbook of Asian Security Studies provides a detailed exploration of security dynamics in the three distinct subregions that comprise Asia, and also bridges the study of these regions by exploring the geopolitical links between each of them. The handbook is divided into four…

    Hardback – 2017-10-27 
    Routledge

  • China's Housing Middle Class: Changing Urban Life in Gated Communities book cover

    China's Housing Middle Class

    Changing Urban Life in Gated Communities

    By Beibei Tang

    Home ownership plays a significant role in locating the middle class in most western societies, associated with market, consumerism, democracy and “people like us”, the significant features of the middle class for any society. In China, private home ownership was not the norm from 1949, when the…

    Hardback – 2017-10-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on China in Transition

  • Gender Justice and Proportionality in India: Comparative Perspectives book cover

    Gender Justice and Proportionality in India

    Comparative Perspectives

    By Juliette Gregory Duara

    For a judiciary in a democracy, dispensing justice is not only about doing justice, but also about showing that justice is being done; it is about giving reasons and creating a "culture of justification". The question becomes how to nurture such a culture. A number of liberal democratic…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

  • The Politics and Law of Democratic Transition: Caretaker Government in Bangladesh book cover

    The Politics and Law of Democratic Transition

    Caretaker Government in Bangladesh

    By Sonia Zaman Khan

    Peaceful legal and political ‘changing of the guards’ is taken for granted in developed democracies, but is not evident everywhere. As a relatively new democracy, marred by long periods of military rule, Bangladesh has been encountering serious problems because of a prevailing culture of mistrust,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-18 
    Routledge

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