• Indonesia, Islam, and the International Political Economy: Clash or Cooperation? book cover

    Indonesia, Islam, and the International Political Economy

    Clash or Cooperation?, 1st Edition

    By Mark S. Williams

    The Republic of Indonesia is a rising great power in the Asia-Pacific, set to become the eighth largest economy in the world in the coming decades. It is the most populous Muslim majority country in the world. The largest Islamic organizations and parties have supported Indonesia’s participation…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Cyberdualism in China: The Political Implications of Internet Exposure of Educated Youth book cover

    Cyberdualism in China

    The Political Implications of Internet Exposure of Educated Youth, 1st Edition

    By Shiru Wang

    Internet usage in China has recently grown exponentially, rising from 59 million users in 2002 to 710 million by mid-2016. One in every two Chinese has currently been exposed to the Internet. This upsurge has made political communication among citizens and between the government and citizens less…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Local Politics and National Policy: Multi-level Conflicts in Japan and Beyond book cover

    Local Politics and National Policy

    Multi-level Conflicts in Japan and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Ken Victor Leonard Hijino

    This book is about why and how central and local governments clash over important national policy decisions. Its empirical focus is on the local politics of Japan which has significantly shaped, and been shaped by, larger developments in national politics. The book argues that since the 1990s,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • A History of Human Rights Society in Singapore: 1965-2015 book cover

    A History of Human Rights Society in Singapore

    1965-2015, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jiyoung Song

    To celebrate Singapore’s fiftieth anniversary for its independence from Malaysia in 2015, 35 students, academics and activists came together to discuss and write about pioneering Singaporean human rights activists and their under-reported stories in Singapore. The city-state is known for its…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • China and EU: Reform and Governance book cover

    China and EU

    Reform and Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jing Men, Annika Linck

    Reform and governance are of vital interest to both the People’s Republic of China and the European Union (EU). China is facing demographic and environmental challenges and has been experiencing a rapid economic transition. The social tensions arising from these challenges call for a governance…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Civil Unrest and Governance in Hong Kong: Law and Order from Historical and Cultural Perspectives book cover

    Civil Unrest and Governance in Hong Kong

    Law and Order from Historical and Cultural Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael H.K. Ng, John D Wong

    This book examines important social movements in Hong Kong from the perspectives of historical and cultural studies. Conventionally regarded as one of the most politically stable cities in Asia, Hong Kong has yet witnessed many demonstrations and struggles against the colonial and post-colonial…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Political Mobility of Chinese Regional Leaders: Performance, Preference, Promotion book cover

    Political Mobility of Chinese Regional Leaders

    Performance, Preference, Promotion, 1st Edition

    By Liang Qiao

    A monarch is usually born, a member of parliament or a president is usually elected, but a regional leader in China is usually orchestrated to replace his or her predecessor through an opaque process and for reasons not normally made public. The professional trajectories of Chinese regional leaders…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Chinese Labour in the Global Economy: Capitalist Exploitation and Strategies of Resistance book cover

    Chinese Labour in the Global Economy

    Capitalist Exploitation and Strategies of Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andreas Bieler, Chun-Yi Lee

    Chinese development is widely considered to be an example of successful developmental catch-up with double-digit growth rates year on year. Some even talk of an emerging power, which may in time replace the US as the global economy’s hegemon. And yet there is a dark underside to this ‘miracle’ in…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • 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, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-01-22
    Routledge

  • Chinese Minorities at home and abroad book cover

    Chinese Minorities at home and abroad

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Dillon

    The classification of ethnic identities (minzu) remains controversial in China. Categories established in the 1950s are still used by the state to administer minority areas, despite the existence of a complicated web of subjective identities which potentially undermines efforts to use these…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • Civilising Citizens in Post-Mao China: Understanding the Rhetoric of Suzhi book cover

    Civilising Citizens in Post-Mao China

    Understanding the Rhetoric of Suzhi, 1st Edition

    By Delia Lin

    Political discourse in contemporary China is intimately linked to the patriotic reverie of restoring China as a great civilisation, a dream of reformers since the beginning of the twentieth century. The concept and use of suzhi – a term that denotes the idea of cultivating a ‘quality’ citizenship –…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Hegemony and Resistance around the Iranian Nuclear Programme: Analysing Chinese, Russian and Turkish Foreign Policies book cover

    Hegemony and Resistance around the Iranian Nuclear Programme

    Analysing Chinese, Russian and Turkish Foreign Policies, 1st Edition

    By Moritz Pieper

    The Iranian nuclear crisis is a proxy arena for competing visions about the functioning of international relations. This book is the first to provide comprehensive and comparative analyses to conceptualise the interaction between ‘hegemonic structures’ and those actors resisting them using the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

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