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  • 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 – 2019-08-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • Emotions, Mobilisations and South Asian Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amélie Blom, Stéphanie Tawa Lama-Rewal

    This book highlights the role of emotions in the contentious politics of modern South Asia. Empirically rich and theoretically innovative, it explores emotions in collective action within India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, and examines the emotional dynamics at play in the study of social movements…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge India
    Exploring the Political in South Asia

  • Sharia and the State in Pakistan

    Blasphemy Politics, 1st Edition

    By Farhat Haq

    This book analyses the formulation, interpretation and implementation of sharia in Pakistan and its relationship with the Pakistani state whilst addressing the complexity of sharia as a codified set of laws. Drawing on insights from Islamic studies, anthropology and legal studies to examine the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Filming the Line of Control

    The Indo–Pak Relationship through the Cinematic Lens, 1st Edition

    Edited by Meenakshi Bharat, Nirmal Kumar

    Filming the Line of Control charts out the history of the relationship between India and Pakistan as represented in cinema, especially in light of the improved political atmosphere between the two countries. It is geared towards arriving at a better understanding of one of the most crucial…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge India

  • 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 literary, non-literary and cultural representations. The contributors examine the ways in which this event has shaped and complicated the relationship between various national and religious…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge India

  • India–Pakistan Wars and the Kashmir Crisis

    1st Edition

    By Rathnam Indurthy

    This book examines the origins of the conflict between two nuclear powers – India and Pakistan – and the instability and violence in the disputed territory of Kashmir. It presents to its readers a chronology of events and political decisions that have led to an intractable situation of the present,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge India

  • The Politics of US Aid to Pakistan

    Aid Allocation and Delivery from Truman to Trump, 1st Edition

    By Murad Ali

    This book aims at uncovering the politics behind the provision of US foreign aid to Pakistan during three distinctive periods: the Cold War, the post-Cold War and the "war on terror". Focusing on a comprehensive analysis of aid allocation and delivery mechanisms, this book uncovers the primary…

    Hardback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Islamic Banking in Pakistan

    Shariah-Compliant Finance and the Quest to make Pakistan more Islamic, 1st Edition

    By Feisal Khan

    Islamic Banking and Finance (IBF) has become a growing force over the past three decades, with Pakistan being one of the IBF pioneers by converting to an ‘interest-free’ banking system in 1985. However, since independence in 1947, there has been continual tension over Pakistan’s essential character…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Partition of India

    Postcolonial Legacies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amit Ranjan

    The Partition of British India in 1947 set in motion events that have had far-reaching consequences in South Asia – wars, military tensions, secessionist movements and militancy/terrorism. This book looks at key events in 1947 and explores the aftermath of the Partition and its continued impact in…

    Hardback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge India

  • Political Violence in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ali Riaz, Zobaida Nasreen, Fahmida Zaman

    Political violence has remained an integral part of South Asian society for decades. The region has witnessed and continued to encounter violence for achieving political objectives from above and from below. Violence is perpetrated by the state, by non-state actors, and used by the citizens as a…

    Paperback – 2018-10-03
    Routledge

  • The Security State in Pakistan

    Legal Foundations, 1st Edition

    By Syed Sami Raza

    The War on Terror has been going on for over a decade and it shows no signs of winding down in near future, a war which has directly contributed to growing security regimes in frontline states. This book focuses on the legal dimensions of the War on Terror and security in Pakistan. It highlights…

    Hardback – 2018-08-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Kinship, Honour and Money in Rural Pakistan

    Subsistence Economy and the Effects of International Migration, 1st Edition

    By Alain Lefebvre

    International migration is favoured by the governments of many poorer countries despite often well-publicized abuses affecting individual migrant workers. Not only is local unemployment reduced but also it is expected that the migrants will learn new skills, with many even becoming entrepreneurs on…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

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