• Mapping India: Transitions and Transformations, 18th–19th Century book cover

    Mapping India

    Transitions and Transformations, 18th–19th Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sutapa Dutta, Nilanjana Mukherjee

    This book presents an alternate history of colonial India in the 18th and the 19th centuries. It traces the transitions and transformations during this period through art, literature, music, theatre, satire, textile, regime changes, personal histories, and migration. The essays in the volume…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19 
    Routledge India

  • The Fight for China's Future: Civil Society vs. the Chinese Communist Party book cover

    The Fight for China's Future

    Civil Society vs. the Chinese Communist Party, 1st Edition

    By Willy Wo-Lap Lam

    The Fight For China’s Future throws light on the quintessence of 21st Century Chinese politics through the prism of the struggle between the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and China’s vibrant intelligentsia and civil society. This book examines Xi Jinping’s 24-hour, multi-dimensional, AI-enabled…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26 
    Routledge

  • Securitization of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong: The Rise of a Patriotocratic System book cover

    Securitization of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong

    The Rise of a Patriotocratic System, 1st Edition

    By Cora Y.T. Hui

    In recent years, the city many hoped would help democratize China has instead become a research setting in which to study China’s increasing intolerance of dissent.  Since Hong Kong’s return to Chinese sovereignty in 1997, China’s treatment of Hong Kong could be divided into three stages:…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • The 21st Century Maritime Silk Road: Challenges and Opportunities for Asia and Europe book cover

    The 21st Century Maritime Silk Road

    Challenges and Opportunities for Asia and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keyuan Zou, Shicun Wu, Qiang Ye

    This book explores the opportunities and challenges that both Europe and Asia face under the framework of the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road Initiative. The 21st Century Maritime Silk Road Initiative (MSR Initiative), put forward by the Chinese government together with the Silk Road Economic Belt,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in the South China Sea

  • Northeast India and India's Act East Policy: Identifying the Priorities book cover

    Northeast India and India's Act East Policy

    Identifying the Priorities, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Amarjeet Singh

    This book offers an understanding of the expectations and challenges of Northeast India in the context of India's Act East policy. It critically examines how the policy is being pursued by the incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party-led central government and analyses its relevance from local perspectives…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Think Asia

  • Non-State Actors and Transnational Governance in Southeast Asia book cover

    Non-State Actors and Transnational Governance in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shaun Breslin, Helen E.S. Nesadurai

    While the focus on national governments as the main providers of different forms of transnational governance in Southeast Asia is entirely understandable, such a focus can significantly under-estimate the roles played by non-state actors. This comprehensive collection provides five different case…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge

  • Securitising Singapore: State Power and Global Threats Management book cover

    Securitising Singapore

    State Power and Global Threats Management, 1st Edition

    By Syed Mohammed Ad’ha Aljunied

    Aljunied examines how the Singaporean government developed a comprehensive state-society strategic relationship by ‘securitising’ vital policy areas due to Singapore’s vulnerability as a global city-state. In the 21st Century, the Singaporean government has strategically renewed an existing form…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Achieving Food Security in China: The Challenges Ahead book cover

    Achieving Food Security in China

    The Challenges Ahead, 1st Edition

    By Zhang-Yue Zhou

    China’s food security has never failed to attract the public’s attention. Feeding China’s large population has always been a huge challenge. The latest large-scale famine took place in 1958–62 during which approximately 37 million people died of starvation. However, since the early 1980s, China’s…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Cultural and Social Division in Contemporary Japan: Bridging Social Division book cover

    Cultural and Social Division in Contemporary Japan

    Bridging Social Division, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yoshikazu Shiobara, Kohei Kawabata, Joel Matthews

    The recent manifestation of exclusionism in Japan has emerged at a time of intensified neoliberal economic policies, increased cross-border migration brought on by globalisation, the elevated threat of global terrorism, heightened tensions between East Asian states over historical and territorial…

    Hardback – 2019-08-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Law of the Sea in South East Asia: Environmental, Navigational and Security Challenges book cover

    Law of the Sea in South East Asia

    Environmental, Navigational and Security Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald R Rothwell, David Letts

    The UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (LOSC) represents one of the most successful examples of multilateral treaty making in the modern era. The convention has 168 States parties and most non-signatory States recognise nearly all of its key provisions as binding under customary international law,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-06 
    Routledge

  • An Emerging Asian Model of Governance and Transnational Knowledge Transfer book cover

    An Emerging Asian Model of Governance and Transnational Knowledge Transfer

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ting-Yan Wang, Hong Liu

    Although Asia has a long history of governance practices, its modern governance systems have been profoundly influenced by the Western models. This book explores how the declining economic and political influences on the global stage of the USA and Europe has significantly reduced developing…

    Hardback – 2019-08-06 
    Routledge

  • The Taiwan Issue: Problems and Prospects book cover

    The Taiwan Issue: Problems and Prospects

    1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Schreer, Andrew T. H. Tan

    While attention has been focused on other regional issues, such as China-US tensions and North Korea’s nuclear ambitions, little attention has been paid to Taiwan. Yet the so-called Taiwan issue, that is, the continued separation of the island from mainland China, remains a major regional security…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08 
    Routledge
    Europa Country Perspectives

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