• The Chinese Economic Reforms book cover

    The Chinese Economic Reforms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephan Feuchtwang, Athar Hussain

    This book, first published in 1983, examines the significant economic reforms undergone by China following the death of Mao and the downfall of the Gang of Four. It looks at Chinese economists’ conceptions of the necessity for change and compares China’s reforms with similar ones carried out by the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • The Cultural Revolution in China: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    The Cultural Revolution in China

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By James C.F. Wang

    The Cultural Revolution in China generated a cascade of commentaries and interpretations on the development and meaning of the upheaval. Many students and researchers have found it difficult to locate and identify literature on the period. This bibliography, first published in 1976, corrects this…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • Mao's Prey: The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intelletual book cover

    Mao's Prey

    The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intelletual, 1st Edition

    By Jeannette F. Ford

    This book, first published in 2001, uses key oral histories to confirm and explain the professional and private lives of post-1949 Chinese intellectuals through the focal point of Chen Renbing, a man personally criticised by Mao Zedong. Intellectuals have faced unique perils in modern Chinese…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • Ways of Knowing about Human Rights in Asia book cover

    Ways of Knowing about Human Rights in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vera Mackie

    This innovative multidisciplinary collection brings together the latest research on human rights issues in the Asian region, by leading scholars with a deep familiarity with the languages and cultures of the region. The contributors bring a range of disciplinary approaches, or ‘ways of knowing’ to…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge

  • Revolutionary Lives in South Asia: Acts and Afterlives of Anticolonial Political Action book cover

    Revolutionary Lives in South Asia

    Acts and Afterlives of Anticolonial Political Action, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kama Maclean, J. Daniel Elam

    The term ‘revolutionary’ is used liberally in histories of Indian anticolonialism, but scarcely defined. Implicitly understood, it functions as a signpost or a badge, generously conferred in hagiographies, loosely invoked in historiography, and strategically deployed in contemporary political…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
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  • US Foreign Policy and China: Bush’s First Term book cover

    US Foreign Policy and China

    Bush’s First Term, 1st Edition

    By Guy Roberts

    This work is an exploration of how U.S.-China relations were managed by President George W. Bush. Roberts argues that contrary to conventional wisdom, President Bush conducted a calculated, pragmatic and highly successful strategy toward Beijing, which avoided conflict, resolved crisis and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
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    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Indian Ocean Futures: New Partnerships, New Alliances, and Academic Diplomacy book cover

    Indian Ocean Futures

    New Partnerships, New Alliances, and Academic Diplomacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy Doyle, Graham Seal

    Indian Ocean studies, which once lagged behind studies of the Atlantic and the Pacific, is an important emerging academic field which has come into its own. In the next fifty years, the Indian Ocean Region will become very significant as a result of enormous demographic changes. What was the Ocean…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
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  • The Anglo-Kuki War, 1917–1919: A Frontier Uprising against Imperialism during the First World War book cover

    The Anglo-Kuki War, 1917–1919

    A Frontier Uprising against Imperialism during the First World War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jangkhomang Guite, Thongkholal Haokip

    This book explores the Kuki uprising against the British Empire during the First World War in Northeast frontier of India (then Assam-Burma frontier). It underlines how of the three-year war (1917–1919), spanning over 6,000 square miles, is crucial to understanding present-day Northeast India. The…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge India

  • The Socio-political Ideas of BR Ambedkar: Liberal constitutionalism in a creative mould book cover

    The Socio-political Ideas of BR Ambedkar

    Liberal constitutionalism in a creative mould, 1st Edition

    By Bidyut Chakrabarty

    Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (1891–1956), popularly known as Babasaheb stands out for his relentless battle against caste discrimination. He was a voice for the marginalized of India’s demography that remained peripheral due to well-entrenched socio-economic and political prejudices. This book is an…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
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    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Contemporary Literature from Northeast India: Deathworlds, Terror and Survival book cover

    Contemporary Literature from Northeast India

    Deathworlds, Terror and Survival, 1st Edition

    By Amit R. Baishya

    The Northeast Indian borderlands, a cultural crossroads between South, Southeast and East Asia, constitute an important post-colonial exception to the narratives of nation, troubling the common perception of India as an ostensibly liberal regime. This book is the first to consider the…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
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    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • The Security State in Pakistan: Legal Foundations book cover

    The Security State in Pakistan

    Legal Foundations, 1st Edition

    By Syed Sami Raza

    The War on Terror has been going on for over a decade and it shows no signs of winding down in near future, a war which has directly contributed to growing security regimes in frontline states. This book focuses on the legal dimensions of the War on Terror and security in Pakistan. It highlights…

    Hardback – 2018-08-24
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    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Gender and Neoliberalism: The All India Democratic Women’s Association and Globalization Politics book cover

    Gender and Neoliberalism

    The All India Democratic Women’s Association and Globalization Politics, 1st Edition

    By Elisabeth Armstrong

    This book describes the changing landscape of women’s politics for equality and liberation during the rise of neoliberalism in India. Between 1991 and 2006, the doctrine of liberalization guided Indian politics and economic policy. These neoliberal measures vastly reduced poverty alleviation…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
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    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

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