Asian Studies (General) Products

  • Routledge Handbook of Revolutionary China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Baumler

    The Routledge Handbook of Revolutionary China covers the evolution of Chinese society from the roots of the Republic of China in the early 1900s until the end of the Cultural Revolution in 1966. The chapters are organized around three broad themes "Movements"- how groups of Chinese trying to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Vedic Practice, Ritual Studies and Jaimini’s Mīmāṃsāsūtras

    Dharma and the Enjoined Subject, 1st Edition

    By Samuel G. Ngaihte

    Drawing on insights from Indian intellectual tradition, this book examines the conception of dharma by Jaimini in his Mīmāṃsāsūtras, assessing its contemporary relevance, particularly within ritual scholarship. Presenting a hermeneutical re-reading of the text, it investigates the theme of the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Hindu Studies Series

  • South Asian Sovereignty

    The Conundrum of Worldly Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Gilmartin, Pamela Price, Arild Engelsen Ruud

    This book brings ethnographies of everyday power and ritual into dialogue with intellectual studies of theology and political theory. It underscores the importance of academic collaboration between scholars of religion, anthropology and history in uncovering the structures of thinking and action…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge India

  • Memories and Postmemories of the Partition of India

    1st Edition

    By Anjali Gera Roy

    This book examines the afterlife of Partition as imprinted on the memories and postmemories of survivors and their children to show how they script their life stories to reinscribe tragic tales of violence and abjection into triumphalist sagas of fortitude, resilience, industry, enterprise and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • Labour, Global Supply Chains and the Garment Industry in South Asia

    Bangladesh after Rana Plaza, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sanchita Saxena

    This book argues that larger flaws in the global supply chain must first be addressed to change the way business is conducted to prevent factory owners from taking deadly risks to meet clients’ demands in the garment industry in Bangladesh. Using the 2013 Rana-Plaza disaster as a departure point,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • 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 – 2019-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Series

  • 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 – 2019-08-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Think Asia

  • Social Trauma, Narrative Memory and Recovery in Japanese Literature and Film

    1st Edition

    By David C. Stahl

    This book provides a comprehensive analysis of major works in Japanese literature and film through the interpretive lens of trauma and PTSD studies. Focusing critical attention on the psychodynamics and enduring psychosocial aftereffects of social trauma, it also evaluates the themes of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Southeast Asia and the European Union

    Contemporary inter-regional dialogue and cooperation on non-traditional security challenges, 1st Edition

    By Naila Maier-Knapp

    This book provides an analysis of non-traditional security (NTS) crises and cooperation between the European Union and Southeast Asia. Using case studies from both Southeast Asia and Western Europe between 2009 and 2016, the book examines the haze, marine life protection, migration and terrorism.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Colonialism, China and the Chinese

    Amidst Empires, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Monteath, Matthew P. Fitzpatrick

    This book explores the place of China and the Chinese during the age of imperialism. Focusing not only on the state but also on the vitality of Chinese culture and the Chinese diaspora, it examines the seeming contradictions of a period in which China came under immense pressure from imperial…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge
    Empires in Perspective

  • China’s New Global Strategy

    The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Volume I, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suisheng Zhao

    Rising as a global power and regarding the existing world order unjust and unreasonable enough to meet the interests of both itself and other emerging powers, China has demanded reform to global governance, and taken new initiatives using its new quotient of wealth and influence to draw countries…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Indian Transnationalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ajaya Kumar Sahoo, Bandana Purkayastha

    This handbook introduces readers to the many dimensions of historical and contemporary Indian transnationalism and the experiences of migrants and workers to reveal the structures of transnationalism and the ways in which Indian origin groups are affected. The concept of crossing borders emerges…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26 
    Routledge

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