• Political Transformations in Nepal: Dalit Inequality and Social Justice book cover

    Political Transformations in Nepal

    Dalit Inequality and Social Justice, 1st Edition

    By Mom Bishwakarma

    This book offers an in-depth analysis of the interrelationship between long-standing caste discrimination in Nepal, its vicious circle of impact upon the Dalit groups and the changes brought by the recent political transformations. It explores the links between identity politics, Dalit struggle and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Climate Change Policy in Japan: From the 1980s to 2015 book cover

    Climate Change Policy in Japan

    From the 1980s to 2015, 1st Edition

    By Yasuko Kameyama

    Amidst growing environmental concerns worldwide, Japan is seen as particularly vulnerable to the effects of changing climate. This book considers Japan’s response to the climate change problem from the late 1980s up to the present day, assessing how the Japanese government’s policy-making…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asia and the Environment

  • Borderlands in East and Southeast Asia: Emergent conditions, relations and prototypes book cover

    Borderlands in East and Southeast Asia

    Emergent conditions, relations and prototypes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yuk Wah Chan, Brantly Womack

    This book provides a glimpse into the different emergent borderland prototypes in East and Southeast Asia, with illustrative cases and discussions. Asia has contained a number of reactivated border zones since the end of the Cold War, borders which have witnessed ever greater human activity,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • Gender, Development, and the State in India book cover

    Gender, Development, and the State in India

    1st Edition

    By Carole Spary

    This book explores the relationship between the state, development policy, and gender (in)equality in India. It discusses the formation of state policy on gender and development in India in the post-1990 period through three key organising concepts of institutions, discourse, and agency. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Gender in Asia Series

  • Alliance Decision-Making in the South China Sea: Between Allied and Alone book cover

    Alliance Decision-Making in the South China Sea

    Between Allied and Alone, 1st Edition

    By Joseph A. Gagliano

    The combination of rising Chinese power and longstanding territorial disputes has drawn increased attention and threats to the Asia-Pacific region. Five smaller powers contest Beijing’s claims; Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam, Brunei and Indonesia, with the United States viewed as the most…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Public Education Reform and Network Governance: Lessons From Chinese State-Owned Enterprise Schools book cover

    Public Education Reform and Network Governance

    Lessons From Chinese State-Owned Enterprise Schools, 1st Edition

    By Philip Wing Keung Chan

    This book is located in the field of education governance and sits amidst debates on public school reform in China. It examines how a top-down policy approach has been implemented from central government right down to the district level within the public education system in China. It shows the way…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Education and Society in China

  • Critical Issues in Contemporary Japan book cover

    Critical Issues in Contemporary Japan

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Jeff Kingston

    This new and fully updated second edition of Critical Issues in Contemporary Japan provides undergraduate and graduate students with an interdisciplinary textbook written by leading specialists on contemporary Japan. Students will gain the analytical insights and information necessary to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-26
    Routledge

  • Urban Poverty in the Wake of Environmental Disaster: Rehabilitation, Resilience and Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) book cover

    Urban Poverty in the Wake of Environmental Disaster

    Rehabilitation, Resilience and Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda), 1st Edition

    By Maria Ela Atienza, Pauline Eadie, May Tan-Mullins

    This book investigates the best strategies for poverty alleviation in post-disaster urban environments, and the conditions necessary for the success and scaling up of these strategies. Using the case study of Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in the Philippines, the strongest typhoon ever to make landfall,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Modern China: Society, Culture and Literature book cover

    Modern China

    Society, Culture and Literature, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geeta Kochhar

    This book looks at the transition of modern Chinese society in terms of its culture and literature. Since the economic reforms and open door policy in 1978, the Chinese society has undergone a drastic transformation. It is headed towards becoming an ultra-modern advanced society and a world…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge India

  • India–Pakistan Wars and the Kashmir Crisis book cover

    India–Pakistan Wars and the Kashmir Crisis

    1st Edition

    By Rathnam Indurthy

    This book examines the origins of the conflict between two nuclear powers – India and Pakistan – and the instability and violence in the disputed territory of Kashmir. It presents to its readers a chronology of events and political decisions that have led to an intractable situation of the present,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge India

  • Internal Displacement and Conflict: The Kashmiri Pandits in Comparative Perspective book cover

    Internal Displacement and Conflict

    The Kashmiri Pandits in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sudha Rajput

    Grounded in multidisciplinary research, this book presents a methodical understanding of those displaced within their national borders, the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). The IDP phenomenon remains less understood than that of refugees due to the "internal" nature of the crisis, linked to a…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15
    Routledge

  • The International Political Economy of the BRICS book cover

    The International Political Economy of the BRICS

    1st Edition

    Edited by Li Xing

    Exploring to what extent the BRICS group is a significant actor challenging the global order, this book focuses on the degree and consequence of their emergence and explores how important cooperation is to individual BRICS members’ foreign policy strategies and potential relevance as leaders in…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge
    The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series

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