• The Power of the Supreme People's Court: Reconceptualizing Judicial Power in Contemporary China book cover

    The Power of the Supreme People's Court

    Reconceptualizing Judicial Power in Contemporary China, 1st Edition

    By Ding Qi

    This book explores the recent development of the Supreme People’s Court of China, the world’s largest highest court. Recognizing that its approach to exercising power in an authoritarian context has presented a challenge to the understanding of judicial power in both democratic and non-democratic…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
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    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • The Political Economy of New Regionalisms in the Pacific Rim book cover

    The Political Economy of New Regionalisms in the Pacific Rim

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jose Briceno Ruiz, Philippe A.A. De Lombaerde

    Combining an analysis of regionalism from a systemic view with a domestic political-economy analysis, this book sheds light on the new dynamics and emerging configurations of regionalisms and interregionalisms in the post-Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Donald Trump’s presidency has transformed…

    Hardback – 2019-10-12 
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    The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series

  • Borneo in the Cold War, 1950-1990 book cover

    Borneo in the Cold War, 1950-1990

    1st Edition

    By Keat Gin Ooi

    Although by about 1950 both British Borneo, including the protected sultanate of Brunei, and Indonesian Borneo seemed settled under their different regimes, and well on the way to post-war reconstruction and economic development, the upheavals which affected Southeast and East Asia during the Cold…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01 
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    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Security Policy Dynamics: Effects of Contextual Determinants to South Korea book cover

    Security Policy Dynamics

    Effects of Contextual Determinants to South Korea, 1st Edition

    By Byung-ok Kil

    This title was first published in 2001: Byung-ok Kil's thorough analysis deals with both the broad area of public policy and the specific topic of national security policy change in Korea. Using an historical comparative approach, he tests the relative importance of international and domestic…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Japan and Multilateral Diplomacy book cover

    Japan and Multilateral Diplomacy

    1st Edition

    By Philippe Régnier, Daniel Warner

    This title was first published in 2001: Japan has a long history of being isolated from multilateral diplomacy. With its increasing economic power, Japan has become more concerned with external foreign relations and hence more involved in multilateral diplomacy. This coherent and interrelated text,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Democratization in South Asia: Lessons from American Institutions book cover

    Democratization in South Asia

    Lessons from American Institutions, 1st Edition

    By Mahfuzul H. Chowdhury

    Title first published in 2003. Chowdhury looks at the problems of democratization and development as it relates to building democratic institutions in the newly democratizing countries such as Bangladesh, India and Pakistan.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Continental Drift: Australia's Search for a Regional Identity book cover

    Continental Drift

    Australia's Search for a Regional Identity, 1st Edition

    By Rawdon Dalrymple

    This title was first published in 2003. Original, insightful and well-organized, Rawdon Dalrymple studies Australia's sense of vulnerability and attachment to distant protectors which has coexisted with tendencies of both assertiveness and complacency. Penetrating and authoritative the book…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Nuclear Proliferation Dynamics in Protracted Conflict Regions: A Comparative Study of South Asia and the Middle East book cover

    Nuclear Proliferation Dynamics in Protracted Conflict Regions

    A Comparative Study of South Asia and the Middle East, 1st Edition

    By Saira Khan

    This title was first published in 2003:Using extensive case studies of the nuclear weapons programmes of India, Pakistan, Israel, Iraq, Iran, Egypt and Syria, this important work shows that a higher than normal probability of war in protracted conflict regions, prompts states to search for credible…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Parliament of Bangladesh book cover

    The Parliament of Bangladesh

    1st Edition

    By Nizam Ahmed

    This title was first published in 2002: This comprehensive account of the growth, decline and resurgence of parliament in Bangladesh examines the ’new’ parliament that have been elected in Bangladesh since the 1990s. It identifies key dimensions of their activities such as the nature of legizlation…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Political Economy of Press Freedom: The Paradox of Taiwan versus China book cover

    The Political Economy of Press Freedom

    The Paradox of Taiwan versus China, 1st Edition

    By Jaw-Nian Huang

    This book offers a political economy analysis of the development and degradation of freedom of the press in Taiwan since 1949, exploring how state-business elites and foreign hegemons interacted to shape the evolution of Taiwan’s media. It examines why freedoms increased alongside democratization…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Taiwan Studies Revisited book cover

    Taiwan Studies Revisited

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dafydd Fell, Hsin-Huang Michael Hsiao

    In the mid to late 1980s academic books on Taiwan were quite rare, but in the intervening years the field has grown across the US and Europe to the golden era it enjoys today as the issue of Taiwan continues to spark debate and often controversy. This book asks some of the key figures in Taiwan…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Gender and Hindu Nationalism: Understanding masculine hegemony book cover

    Gender and Hindu Nationalism

    Understanding masculine hegemony, 1st Edition

    By Prem Kumar Vijayan

    This book presents an innovative approach to gender, nationalism, and the relations between them and analyses the broader social base of Hindu nationalist organisation to understand the growth of 'Hindutva', or Hindu nationalism, in India. Arguing that Hindu nationalist thought and predilections…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26 
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    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

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