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  • Bad Christians, New Spains

    Muslims, Catholics, and Native Americans in a Mediterratlantic World, 1st Edition

    By Byron Ellsworth Hamann

    This book centers on two inquisitorial investigations, both of which began in the 1540s. One involved relations of Europeans and Native Americans in the Oaxacan town of Yanhuitlán (in New Spain, today’s Mexico). The other involved relations of Moriscos (recent Muslim converts to Catholicism) and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-18
    Routledge
    The Anthropology of History

  • Digital Mediascapes of Transnational Korean Youth Culture

    1st Edition

    By Kyong Yoon

    Drawing on vivid ethnographic field studies of youth on the transnational move, across Seoul, Toronto, and Vancouver, this book examines transnational flows of Korean youth and their digital media practices. This book explores how digital media are integrated into various forms of transnational…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Digital Media and Culture in Asia

  • China's Quest for Innovation

    Institutions and Ecosystems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shuanping Dai, Markus Taube

    The transition from a catching-up style economy to an innovation-driven economy poses a major challenge for China. This book examines the major issues at stake, outlines developments in crucial business fields and industries, and discusses the roles of top-down politics and bottom-up…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Azerbaijan and the European Union

    1st Edition

    By Eske van Gils

    This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of EU-Azerbaijan relations. It examines the current state of Azerbaijan and its regime, charts the development of EU-Azerbaijan relations over time and discusses the dynamics at work in the relationship. It details the nature of the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • The British Army in Palestine and the 1948 War

    Containment, Withdrawal and Evacuation, 1st Edition

    By Alon Kadish

    Following the end of the Second World War, the main mission of the British Army in Palestine was to contain Jewish attacks and illegal immigration while the fate of the Mandate was being decided. This book is a record of the British Army during the final year of the Mandate and its impact on the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge
    Israeli History, Politics and Society

  • American Colonisation and the City Beautiful

    Filipinos and Planning in the Philippines, 1916-35, 1st Edition

    By Ian Morley

    American Colonisation and the City Beautiful explores the history of city planning and the evolution of the built environment in the Philippines between 1916 and 1935. In so doing, it highlights the activities of the Bureau of Public Works’ Division of Architecture as part of Philippine national…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Modernity and Spirit Worship in India

    An Anthropology of the Umwelt, 1st Edition

    By Miho Ishii

    This book investigates the entangled relations between people’s daily worship practices and their umwelt in South India. Focusing on the practices of spirit (būta) worship in the coastal area of Karnataka, it examines the relationship between people and deities. Based on extensive fieldwork, this…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge New Horizons in South Asian Studies

  • Locating African European Studies

    Interventions, Intersections, Conversations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Felipe Espinoza Garrido, Caroline Koegler, Deborah Nyangulu, Mark U Stein

    Drawing on a rich lineage of anti-discriminatory scholarship, art, and activism, Locating African European Studies engages with contemporary and historical African European formations, positionalities, politics, and cultural productions in Europe. Locating African European Studies reflects on the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on African and Black Diaspora

  • Open and Distance Learning in Secondary School Education in India

    Potentials and Limitations, 1st Edition

    By Jyotsna Jha, Neha Ghatak, Puja Minni, Shobhita Rajagopal, Shreekanth Mahendiran

    This book examines the state of the Open and Distance Learning (ODL)-based secondary education in India. ODL-based education has been a key resource for children in India who can neither cope with nor avail of regular schooling opportunities due to economic, health and disability, or other…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge India

  • The Legacy of M. N. Srinivas

    His Contribution to Sociology and Social Anthropology in India, 1st Edition

    By A. M. Shah

    M. N. Srinivas is acclaimed as a doyen of modern sociology and social anthropology in India. In this book, A. M. Shah, a distinguished Indian sociologist and a close associate of Srinivas’s, reflects on his legacy as a scholar, teacher, and institution builder. The book is a collection of Shah’s…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge India

  • Twenty Years of BIMSTEC

    Promoting Regional Cooperation and Integration in the Bay of Bengal Region, 1st Edition

    By Prabir De

    This book reviews the past and provides new strategies to help BIMSTEC achieving a new paradigm of integration. It primarily deals with the regional cooperation and integration issues, and assesses policy priorities, effectiveness, implementation imperatives and challenges. Each chapter in this…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge

  • Indian Nuclear Strategy

    Confronting the Potential Threat from both China and Pakistan, 1st Edition

    By Sanjay Badri-Maharaj

    This book examines India’s nuclear strategy as it confronts the potential threat from both China and Pakistan. The potential threats - traditional as well as non-traditional CBRN threats - will be examined as will India’s approach to dealing with them. India’s nuclear arsenal, its dual purpose…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge

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