• Negotiating Cultural Diversity in Afghanistan book cover

    Negotiating Cultural Diversity in Afghanistan

    1st Edition

    By Omar Sadr

    This book analyses the problematique of governance and administration of cultural diversity within the modern state of Afghanistan and traces patterns of national integration. It explores state construction in twentieth-century Afghanistan and Afghan nationalism, and explains the shifts in the…

    Hardback – 2020-01-20
    Routledge India

  • Violence and Non-Violence across Time: History, Religion and Culture book cover

    Violence and Non-Violence across Time

    History, Religion and Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sudhir Chandra

    This book probes the complex interweaving, across time and cultures, of violence and non-violence from the perspective of the present. One of the first of its kind, it offers a comprehensive examination of the interpenetration of violence and non-violence as much in human nature as in human…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge India

  • Globalisation, Environment and Social Justice: Perspectives, Issues and Concerns book cover

    Globalisation, Environment and Social Justice

    Perspectives, Issues and Concerns, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manish K. Verma

    This volume provides a comprehensive account of the connections between globalisation, environment and social justice. It examines varied dimensions of environmental sustainability; the adverse impact of globalisation on environment and its consequences for poverty, unemployment and displacement;…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge India

  • Discourse on Rights in India: Debates and Dilemmas book cover

    Discourse on Rights in India

    Debates and Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bijayalaxmi Nanda, Nupur Ray

    This book is a compelling examination of the theoretical discourse on rights and its relationship with ideas, institutions and practices in the Indian context. By engaging with the crucial categories of class, caste, gender, region and religion, it draws attention to the contradictions and…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge India

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge India

  • China and International Nuclear Weapons Proliferation: Strategic Assistance book cover

    China and International Nuclear Weapons Proliferation

    Strategic Assistance, 1st Edition

    By Henrik Stålhane Hiim

    This book explores China’s approach to the nuclear programs in Pakistan, Iran, and North Korea. A major power with access to nuclear technology, China has a significant impact on international nuclear weapons proliferation, but its attitude towards the spread of the bomb has been inconsistent.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies

  • Ontological Security and Status-Seeking: Thailand’s Proactive Behaviours during the Second World War book cover

    Ontological Security and Status-Seeking

    Thailand’s Proactive Behaviours during the Second World War, 1st Edition

    By Peera Charoenvattananukul

    How and why was it possible for a small state such as Thailand to challenge great powers France and Japan during the Second World War? Putting ontological security theory into dialogue with status seeking approaches, Charoenvattananukul uses a case study of Thailand in the early 1940s to…

    Hardback – 2020-01-10
    Routledge
    IR Theory and Practice in Asia

  • Post-Conflict Social and Economic Recovery in Timor-Leste: Redemptive Legacies book cover

    Post-Conflict Social and Economic Recovery in Timor-Leste

    Redemptive Legacies, 1st Edition

    By Andrew McWilliam

    This book presents a rich ethnography of post-conflict social and economic recovery in East Timor following the end of Indonesian military occupation of the territory in 1999. It offers a longer-term analysis of the pathways to rebuilding and restoring local community life, and the budding…

    Hardback – 2020-01-07
    Routledge
    The Modern Anthropology of Southeast Asia

  • Dipesh Chakrabarty and the Global South: Subaltern Studies, Postcolonial Perspectives, and the Anthropocene book cover

    Dipesh Chakrabarty and the Global South

    Subaltern Studies, Postcolonial Perspectives, and the Anthropocene, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saurabh Dube, Sanjay Seth, Ajay Skaria

    Over the last four decades, Dipesh Chakrabarty’s astonishingly wide-ranging scholarship has elaborated a range of important issues, especially those of modernity, identity, and politics – in dialogue with postcolonial theory and critical historiography – on global and planetary scales. All of this…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge
    Postcolonial Politics

  • The Evolving Relationship between China, the EU and the USA: A New Global Order? book cover

    The Evolving Relationship between China, the EU and the USA

    A New Global Order?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jing Men, Simon Schunz, Duncan Freeman

    This book closely scrutinizes the individual and collective roles played by China, the EU and the USA in contemporary world politics. Examining the three actors’ respective strategic and policy positions on and behaviour towards the flux of the contemporary global order, the analysis focuses on…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Comparative Asian Politics

  • The South China Sea: From a Regional Maritime Dispute to Geo-Strategic Competition book cover

    The South China Sea

    From a Regional Maritime Dispute to Geo-Strategic Competition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leszek Buszynski, Do Thanh Hai

    This book explores the very latest developments in the South China Sea maritime dispute. It examines the South China Sea as an arena for geostrategic competition between China and the United States and why the dispute is so important for regional and global geopolitics. It outlines the most recent…

    Hardback – 2019-12-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

  • Japan’s Cold War Policy and China: Two Perceptions of Order, 1960-1972 book cover

    Japan’s Cold War Policy and China

    Two Perceptions of Order, 1960-1972, 1st Edition

    By Yutaka Kanda

    From 1960s to the early 1970s in East Asia, the Cold War bipolar system, centering on the US and USSR, shifted to a more complicated structure. After the Cuban Missile Crisis, Washington and Moscow accelerated the détente process, leading China to fear a "collusion" of the two superpowers. Publicly…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

21Series in Asian Politics

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