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  • Remembering German-Australian Colonial Entanglements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lars Eckstein, Andrew Wright Hurley

    Remembering German- Australian Colonial Entanglements emphatically promotes a critical and nuanced understanding of the complex entanglement of German colonial actors and activities within Australian colonial institutions and different imperial ideologies. Case studies ranging from the German…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Transnational Histories of Southern Africa’s Liberation Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jocelyn Alexander, JoAnn McGregor, Blessing-Miles Tendi

    Transnational Histories of Southern Africa’s Liberation Movements offers new perspectives on southern Africa’s wars of national liberation, drawing on extensive oral historical and archival research. Assuming neither the primacy of nationalist loyalties as they exist today nor any single path to…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Southern African Studies

  • Dance, Music and Cultures of Decolonisation in the Indian Diaspora

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tina K Ramnarine

    Dance, Music and Cultures of Decolonisation in the Indian Diaspora provides fascinating examples of dance and music projects across the Indian Diaspora to highlight that decolonisation is a creative process, as well as a historical and political one. The book analyses creative processes in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Tradition and Transformation in a Chinese Family Business

    1st Edition

    By Heung-Wah Wong, Karin Ling-fung Chau

    Family businesses have been an important part of the economy in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, and in the Chinese diaspora, and, since the reforms, in mainland China itself. Some people have argued that the success of Chinese family businesses occurs because of the special characteristics and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

  • Social Change In The Pacific Isl

    1st Edition

    By Robillard

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Women in African Cinema

    Beyond the Body Politic, 1st Edition

    By Lizelle Bisschoff, Stefanie Van de Peer

    Women in African Cinema: Beyond the Body Politic showcases the very prolific but often marginalised presence of women in African cinema, both on the screen and behind the camera. This study provides the first in-depth and sustained study of women in African cinema. Films by women from different…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • China at a Threshold

    Exploring Social Change in Techno-Social Systems, 1st Edition

    By James B. Cuffe

    Once the world’s most technologically advanced civilisation, China is poised to yet again take this mantle, having made incredible technological strides over recent decades; but what does this in fact mean? What will this mean for Chinese society, and what ramifications might it have for the future…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Contemporary Liminality

  • Between Deontology and Justice

    Chinese and Western Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Genyou Wu

    In China, political philosophy is still a comparatively new academic discipline. While there is no such phrase as “political philosophy” in ancient Chinese texts, there are elements within them that could be considered part of that field. Central questions of Chinese ancient political philosophy…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Chinese Philosophy

  • The Aboriginal People of Peninsular Malaysia

    From the Forest to the Urban Jungle, 1st Edition

    By Govindran Jegatesen

    To date, most studies of Malaysia’s aboriginal people, the Orang Asli, have studied the community in either the rural or forest settings. This book, however, outlines the dynamics of Orang Asli migration to Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia’s most urbanised region – and explores the lived experiences of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

  • Viktor Simov

    Stanislavsky’s Designer, 1st Edition

    Edited by PAUL FRYER, Anastasia Toros

    Viktor Simov is the first English-language biography of Konstantin Stanislavsky’s principal scenic designer at the Moscow Art Theatre from the company’s formation in 1898. His ground-breaking work included the designs for the premieres of Anton Chekhov’s major stage plays, and his approach to…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Borneo and Sulawesi

    Indigenous Peoples, Empires and Area Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keat Gin Ooi

    This book presents a great deal of new research findings on the history of Borneo, the history of Sulawesi and the interrelationship between the two islands. Some specific chapters focus on empires and colonizers, including the activities of James Brooke in Sulawesi, of Chinese mining communities…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Southeast Asia in the New International Era

    8th Edition

    By Robert Dayley

    This newly revised eighth edition of Southeast Asia in the New International Era provides readers with contemporary coverage of a vibrant region home to more than 650 million people, vast cultural diversity, and dynamic globalized markets. Sensitive to historical legacies and paying special…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

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