• Japan and South Africa in a Globalising World: A Distant Mirror book cover

    Japan and South Africa in a Globalising World

    A Distant Mirror, 1st Edition

    By Chris Alden

    Edited by Katsumi Hirano

    This title was first published in 2003. From its position as one of Africa's major investors, and a top provider of development assistance, Tokyo's quiet diplomacy is having a growing impact on African affairs. This book illuminates the challenges facing the prospective partnership, and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rivalry and Revolution in South and East Asia book cover

    Rivalry and Revolution in South and East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Partha S. Ghosh

    First published in 1997, this study reveals the forces of nationalism and internationalism at work side by side in the populous and volatile regions of South and East Asia which make up the 11 chapters of this volume. They cover regional security, political economy, territorial disputes and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Transformative Policy for Poor Women: A New Feminist Framework book cover

    Transformative Policy for Poor Women

    A New Feminist Framework, 1st Edition

    By Bina Fernandez

    What accounts for the oft-noted 'gap' between well-designed policies for women and their inadequate implementation? Why do such policies often fail to benefit the poorest women? How do policies address the intersecting inequalities of gender, class, caste, ethnic identity and race? What are the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Climate Hazard Crises in Asian Societies and Environments book cover

    Climate Hazard Crises in Asian Societies and Environments

    1st Edition

    Edited by Troy Sternberg

    Climate hazards are the world’s most widespread, deadliest and costliest natural disasters. Knowledge of climate hazard dynamics is critical since the impacts of climate change, population growth, development projects and migration affect both the impact and severity of disasters. Current global…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Anti-genocide Activists and the Responsibility to Protect book cover

    Anti-genocide Activists and the Responsibility to Protect

    1st Edition

    By Annette Jansen

    Although the Genocide Convention was already adopted by the UN General Assembly in 1945, it was only in the late 1990s that groups of activists emerged calling for military interventions to halt mass atrocities. The question of who these anti-genocide activists are and what motivates them to call…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Advancing Gender Equality in Bangladesh: Twenty Years of BRAC’s Gender Quality Action Learning Programme book cover

    Advancing Gender Equality in Bangladesh

    Twenty Years of BRAC’s Gender Quality Action Learning Programme, 1st Edition

    By Rieky Stuart, Aruna Rao, David Kelleher, Sheepa Hafiza, Carol Miller, Hasne Ara Begum

    In 1994, BRAC, the world's largest NGO, made headlines by putting women's rights centre stage in Bangladesh, one of the poorest countries in the world. The Gender Quality Action Learning (GQAL) Programme was one of the very first large-scale efforts to mainstream gender equality and aimed to weave…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Gender, Sexuality and Development Studies

  • The Korean Paradox: Domestic Political Divide and Foreign Policy in South Korea book cover

    The Korean Paradox

    Domestic Political Divide and Foreign Policy in South Korea, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marco Milani, Antonio Fiori, Matteo Dian

    Bringing together an international line up of contributors, this book examines South Korea’s foreign policy strategies designed to cope with the challenges of the post-Cold War regional order and the emergence of a "Korean paradox". Focusing on non-material factors in shaping the decision-making…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Governance in South Asia book cover

    Governance in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rumki Basu, M. Shamsur Rahman

    This book presents a nuanced analysis of governance in South Asia. It examines a range of themes including civil service reforms, women and development, environmental governance and public sector programmes, together with the impact of globalization on local issues and its influence on governance…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge India

  • India and the Global Game of Gas Pipelines book cover

    India and the Global Game of Gas Pipelines

    1st Edition

    By Gulshan Dietl

    Gas pipelines constitute an important, yet unexplored, aspect of strategic geography. As one of the fastest growing economies in the world, India’s need for energy is paramount. Though surrounded by gas-rich regions – Myanmar and Bangladesh to the east, the Gulf to the west and Central…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge India

  • An Alternative Philosophy of Development: From economism to human well-being book cover

    An Alternative Philosophy of Development

    From economism to human well-being, 1st Edition

    By Birendra Prasad Mathur

    While development has been the foremost agenda before successive governments in India, it has been viewed narrowly – from the perspective of economic development and particularly in terms of gross domestic product (GDP). This book questions such an approach. It breaks from the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge India

  • Pakistan at Seventy: A handbook on developments in economics, politics and society book cover

    Pakistan at Seventy

    A handbook on developments in economics, politics and society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shahid Javed Burki, Iftekhar Ahmed Chowdhury, Asad Ejaz Butt

    This handbook examines Pakistan’s 70-year history from a number of different perspectives.When Pakistan was born, it did not have a capital, a functioning government or a centralbank. The country lacked a skilled workforce. While the state was in the process of beingestablished, eight million…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge
    Europa Perspectives: Emerging Economies

  • Turkey's Pivot to Eurasia: Geopolitics and Foreign Policy in a Changing World Order book cover

    Turkey's Pivot to Eurasia

    Geopolitics and Foreign Policy in a Changing World Order, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emre Erşen, Seçkin Köstem

    This book discusses and analyses the dimensions of Turkey’s strategic rapprochement with the Eurasian states and institutions since the deterioration of Ankara’s relations with its traditional NATO allies. Do these developments signify a major strategic reorientation in Turkish foreign policy? Is…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

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