Asian Studies (General) Products

  • Critical Studies of Education in Asia

    Knowledge, Power and the Politics of Curriculum Reforms, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leonel Lim, Michael W. Apple

    Critical Studies of Education in Asia features analyses that take seriously the complex postcolonial, historical, and cultural consciousnesses felt across societies in Asia, and that bring these to bear on the changing terrain of knowledge, subjectivities and power relations constructed both within…

    Hardback – 2019-04-24 

  • Hybrid Christianity

    Dalit Culture, Identity and Theology, 1st Edition

    By Anderson H.M. Jeremiah

    Commonly known as Dalits, or Untouchables, Paraiyar Christians are a large socially marginalised group living in India within a dynamic and complex social matrix dominated by the caste system. This book presents a detailed exploration of Paraiyar communities, focusing on their religious and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 

  • Sri Lanka’s Remittance Economy

    An Archetype of Migration-Underdevelopment, 1st Edition

    By Matt Withers

    Sri Lanka's integration at the lower tiers of a (re)globalising world economy has entailed the mass migration of low-skilled and domestic workers employed as temporary contract labour throughout the oil economies of West Asia. Dominant policy-level assumptions of a mutually-beneficial ‘triple win’…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge Series on Asian Migration

  • Literary and Non-literary Responses Towards 9/11

    South Asia and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nukhbah Taj Langah

    This book presents a range of analytical responses towards 9/11 through a critical review of its literary, non-literary and cultural representations. It examines the ways in which this event has shaped and complicated the relationship between various national and religious identities in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge India

  • Postdevelopment in Practice

    Alternatives, Economies, Ontologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elise Klein, Carlos Eduardo Morreo

    In recent years advocates of postdevelopment and critical development studies have destabilised the concept of development, challenging its assumptions and exposing areas where it has failed in its objectives, and even made the lives of many worse. Postdevelopment in Practice aims to critically…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge Critical Development Studies

  • The International Politics of the Asia-Pacific

    Fourth and Revised Edition, 4th Edition

    By Michael Yahuda

    This fully revised fourth edition of Michael Yahuda's extremely successful textbook brings the region fully up-to-date, introducing students to the international politics of the Asia-Pacific region since 1945. As well as assessing the post-cold War uncertainties that challenged balance and power…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Politics in Asia

  • Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Timor-Leste

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew McWilliam, Michael Leach

    Reflecting on the legacies of Timor-Leste's remarkable journey from colonialism to sovereign and democratic Independence, the Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Timor-Leste provides a comprehensive and up-to –date reference work on the politics, economics, cultural and social life in Timor-Leste.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 

  • Regional Communities of Devotion in South Asia

    Insiders, Outsiders, and Interlopers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gil Ben-Herut, Jon Keune, Anne E Monius

    This book explores the key motif of the religious Other in devotional (bhakti) literatures and practices from across the Indian subcontinent, for the first time bridging the conventional North-South gap in scholarship by bringing together studies from a subcontinent-wide variety of linguistic,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge South Asian Religion Series

  • Climate Change and Urban Health

    Consequences and response strategies from Hong Kong, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emily Ying Yang Chan

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge Studies in Environment and Health

  • Power Interconnections in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    By Anthony David Owen, Anton Finenko, Jacqueline Yujia Tao

    Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries are widely diverse in geographical, economic, and cultural terms but, as an entity, the ASEAN religion it is expected to grow rapidly over forthcoming decades to become the world’s fourth-largest economy by 2050. ASEAN member states…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • The Politics of Modern India since Independence

    1st Edition

    By Crispin Bates, Subho Basu

    The textbook offers a detailed, jargon-free, chronological survey of Indian political history from 1947 up to the present. It treats political structures as historically determined, induced by economic transformation, state interventions, popular movements and discourses emanating from and…

    Paperback – 2019-03-30 
    Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

  • Development and Large-scale mining in the Asia-Pacific

    Unearthing Development, 1st Edition

    By Glenn Banks

    Large-scale mining is one of the most controversial contemporary development enterprises in the Asia-Pacific. Despite a number of high-profile social, environmental and human rights controversies connected with the mining industry, it continues to be an integral part of the economies and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-30 
    Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

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