• Routledge Handbook of Human Rights in Asia book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Human Rights in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fernand de Varennes, Christie M. Gardiner

    The Routledge Handbook of Human Rights in Asia provides a rich study of human rights challenges facing some of the most vulnerable people in Asia. While formal accession to core international human rights instruments is commonplace across the region, the realisation of human rights for many remains…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge

  • Masculinity and Modern Slavery in Nepal: Transitions into Freedom book cover

    Masculinity and Modern Slavery in Nepal

    Transitions into Freedom, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Maycock

    South Asia is the region with the highest number of slaves globally according to the Global Slavery Index. Bonded labour affects between 15 and 20 million labourers within the region, and is shaped by locally specific interconnections between ethnicity, class, caste and, critically, gender…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Gender, Sexuality and Development Studies

  • The Making of Modern Kashmir: Sheikh Abdullah and the Politics of the State book cover

    The Making of Modern Kashmir

    Sheikh Abdullah and the Politics of the State, 1st Edition

    By Altaf Hussain Para

    This book traces the roots of modern-day Kashmir and the role of Sheikh Abdullah in its making. As the most influential political figurehead in twentieth-century Kashmir, he played a crucial role in its transformation from a kingdom to a state in independent India. He was enigmatic and complex, to…

    Hardback – 2018-12-04
    Routledge India

  • The United States and Southeast Asian Regionalism: Collective Security and Economic Development, 1945–75 book cover

    The United States and Southeast Asian Regionalism

    Collective Security and Economic Development, 1945–75, 1st Edition

    By Sue Thompson

    The Nixon or Guam Doctrine of 1969 stressed the importance of progress towards regional cooperation and Asian collective security, indicating that Asian countries themselves should take the initiative in creating programs in which the United States could participate. This book analyses the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Reshaping the Chinese Military: The PLA's Roles and Missions in the Xi Jinping Era book cover

    Reshaping the Chinese Military

    The PLA's Roles and Missions in the Xi Jinping Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard A. Bitzinger, James Char

    This edited volume examines the recalibration of the People’s Liberation Army’s (PLA) roles and missions in China’s domestic and foreign policymaking since Xi Jinping’s ascension to power in late 2012. This book explores how China’s growing military prowess, along with Beijing’s ongoing shift away…

    Hardback – 2018-11-28
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies

  • Partition of India: Postcolonial Legacies book cover

    Partition of India

    Postcolonial Legacies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amit Ranjan

    The Partition of British India in 1947 set in motion events that have had far-reaching consequences in South Asia – wars, military tensions, secessionist movements and militancy/terrorism. This book looks at key events in 1947 and explores the aftermath of the Partition and its continued impact in…

    Hardback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge India

  • India-America Relations (1942-62): Rooted in the Liberal International Order book cover

    India-America Relations (1942-62)

    Rooted in the Liberal International Order, 1st Edition

    By Atul Bhardwaj

    Examining India-America relations between 1942-62, this book reconsiders the role of America in shaping the imagination of post-colonial India. It rejects a conventional orthodoxy that assigns a limited role to America and challenges narratives which neglect the natural asymmetries and focus on…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Gender, Nationalism, and Genocide in Bangladesh: Naristhan/Ladyland book cover

    Gender, Nationalism, and Genocide in Bangladesh

    Naristhan/Ladyland, 1st Edition

    By Azra Rashid

    The 1971 genocide in Bangladesh took place as a result of the region’s long history of colonization, the 1947 partition of the Indian subcontinent into largely Muslim Pakistan and Hindu India, and the continuation of ethnic and religious politics in Pakistan, specifically the political suppression…

    Hardback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • The Far East and Australasia 2019 book cover

    The Far East and Australasia 2019

    50th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    This comprehensive survey of the countries of East and South-East Asia, Australia and New Zealand, along with 22 Pacific islands, fully revised to reflect current economic and political developments, is an essential resource for the Asia-Pacific region. Calendar of Political Events A calendar of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-12
    Routledge
    The Far East and Australasia

  • India and the Anglosphere: Race, Identity and Hierarchy in International Relations book cover

    India and the Anglosphere

    Race, Identity and Hierarchy in International Relations, 1st Edition

    By Alexander E. Davis

    India has become known in the US, the UK, Canada and Australia as ‘the world’s largest democracy’, a ‘natural ally’, the ‘democratic counterweight’ to China and a trading partner of ‘massive economic potential’. This new foreign policy orthodoxy assumes that India will join with these four states…

    Hardback – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) South Asian Series

  • Japan’s Island Troubles with China and Korea: Prospects and Challenges for Resolution book cover

    Japan’s Island Troubles with China and Korea

    Prospects and Challenges for Resolution, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victor Teo, Haruko Satoh

    This book examines the Senkaku/Diaoyu dispute between Japan and China and the Dokdo/Takeshima dispute between Japan and Korea, in order to offer new perspectives on the possible approaches towards amelioration and resolution of these conflicts. Japan’s Island Troubles with China and Korea…

    Hardback – 2018-11-08
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Propaganda and the Genocide in Indonesia: Imagined Evil book cover

    Propaganda and the Genocide in Indonesia

    Imagined Evil, 1st Edition

    By Saskia E. Wieringa, Nursyahbani Katjasungkana

    In Indonesia, the events of 1st October 1965 were followed by a campaign to annihilate the Communist Party and its alleged sympathisers. It resulted in the murder of an estimate of one million people – a genocide that counts as one of the largest mass murders after WWII – and the incarceration of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

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