• Oral Narrative in Afghanistan: The Individual in Tradition book cover

    Oral Narrative in Afghanistan

    The Individual in Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Margaret A. Mills

    This book, first published in 1990, studies the oral fiction entertainments of Afghanistan by focusing on aspects of the oral narrative process which can be observed in individual performances.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Afghanistan

  • The Tragedy of Afghanistan: The Social, Cultural and Political Impact of the Soviet Invasion book cover

    The Tragedy of Afghanistan

    The Social, Cultural and Political Impact of the Soviet Invasion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bo Huldt, Erland Jansson

    The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979 stunned the world and ushered in a new period of superpower confrontation. Research into Afghan society was severely curtailed, and the ability to research the Afghan resistance was non-existent. This book, first published in 1988, was the result of a…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Afghanistan

  • Nuclear Deterrence in South Asia: Evolving Technologies and Future Challenges for Sustainable Peace and Stability book cover

    Nuclear Deterrence in South Asia

    Evolving Technologies and Future Challenges for Sustainable Peace and Stability, 1st Edition

    By Zafar Khan, Rizwana Abbasi

    This book explores evolving patterns of nuclear deterrence, the impact of new technologies, and changing deterrent force postures in the South Asian region to assess future challenges for sustainable peace and stability. Under the core principles of security dilemma, this book analyses the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Series

  • Politics, Governance and Development in Bangladesh book cover

    Politics, Governance and Development in Bangladesh

    1st Edition

    By Muhammad Sayadur Rahman

    This book explores the relationship between bureaucrats and elected politicians in Bangladesh and discusses how this impacts governance and development in the country from an empirical perspective. It looks at the interplay of politics and bureaucracy in ancient societies, western democracies and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-11 
    Routledge India

  • China, the UN and Human Rights: Implications for World Politics book cover

    China, the UN and Human Rights

    Implications for World Politics, 1st Edition

    By Christopher B Primiano

    Addressing the problem of reconciling China’s voting record at the UN on human rights and repressive policy at home, this book argues that domestic factors determine the way the Chinese government acts on wider human rights issues. China has a very active voting record in the United Nations…

    Hardback – 2019-07-11 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Guanxi and Local Green Development in China: The Role of Entrepreneurs and Local Leaders book cover

    Guanxi and Local Green Development in China

    The Role of Entrepreneurs and Local Leaders, 1st Edition

    By Chunhong Sheng

    This book examines the factors which contribute to local green development in China and employs political ecology to analyse the relationship between power and the environment. Specifically, it looks at which actors control access to resources and are therefore able to promote environmental…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Risk Management Strategies of Japanese Companies in China: Political Crisis and Multinational Firms book cover

    Risk Management Strategies of Japanese Companies in China

    Political Crisis and Multinational Firms, 1st Edition

    By Kristin Vekasi

    In the context of political tensions and rising economic interdependence between Japan and China, this books studies how Japanese multinational companies try to minimize damages and manage their own fear and uncertainty to sustain their business interests. Using a qualitative approach, including…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • On East Asian Regional Cooperation I: Ideality and Reality book cover

    On East Asian Regional Cooperation I

    Ideality and Reality, 1st Edition

    By Yunling Zhang

    The book intents to locate the process and effectiveness of cooperation in East Asia, to regard the construction of East Asian community as the ideal, the contradictions and difficulties in construction as the reality, and the actual development and achievement as the choice and effort between the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-04 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • On East Asian Regional Cooperation II: Ideality and Reality book cover

    On East Asian Regional Cooperation II

    Ideality and Reality, 1st Edition

    By Yunling Zhang

    The book intents to locate the process and effectiveness of cooperation in East Asia, to regard the construction of East Asian community as the ideal, the contradictions and difficulties in construction as the reality, and the actual development and achievement as the choice and effort between the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-04 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Chinese Foreign Policy: An Introduction book cover

    Chinese Foreign Policy

    An Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Marc Lanteigne

    This updated and expanded fourth edition of Chinese Foreign Policy seeks to examine the decision-makers, processes and rationales behind China’s expanding international relations as well as offering an in-depth look at China’s modern global relations. Among the key issues explored in this edition…

    Paperback – 2019-07-04 
    Routledge

  • On East Asian Regional Cooperation: Ideality and Reality book cover

    On East Asian Regional Cooperation

    Ideality and Reality, 1st Edition

    By Yunling Zhang

    The book intents to locate the process and effectiveness of cooperation in East Asia, to regard the construction of East Asian community as the ideal, the contradictions and difficulties in construction as the reality, and the actual development and achievement as the choice and effort between the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-04 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Temporal Identities and Security Policy in Postwar Japan book cover

    Temporal Identities and Security Policy in Postwar Japan

    1st Edition

    By Ulv Hanssen

    Through a discourse analysis of Japanese parliamentary debates, this book explores how different understandings of Japan’s history have led to sharply divergent security policies in the postwar period, whilst providing an explanation for the much-debated security policy changes under Abe Shinzō.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-03 
    Routledge
    European Institute of Japanese Studies East Asian Economics and Business Series

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