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  • Russia and the Balance of Power in Northeast Asia

    By Artyom Lukin, Rouben Azizian

    Exploring the emerging balance of power in Northeast Asia (NEA) and Russia’s role in that system, this book highlights its crucial importance to both the wider Asia-Pacific and the global international system. Replacing America’s hegemony, this multipolarity is somewhat skewed, with the U.S. and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • The Genocide in Indonesia

    The International People’s Tribunal on 1965 crimes against humanity

    By Saskia E. Wieringa, Nursyahbani Katjasungkana

    In Indonesia, the events of 1st October 1965 were followed by a campaign to annihilate the Communist Party and its alleged sympathisers. It resulted in the murder of an estimate of one million people – a genocide that counts as one of the largest mass murders after WWII – and the incarceration of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • The Socio-political Ideas of BR Ambedkar

    Liberal constitutionalism in a creative mould

    By Bidyut Chakrabarty

    Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (1891-1956), popularly known as Babasaheb stands out for his relentless battle against caste discrimination. A child of his time, Babasaheb however transcended by going beyond the historically-given circumstances. Despite being a Mahar by birth who was a victim of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • ASEAN Law and Regional Integration

    Governance and the Rule of Law in Southeast Asia’s Single Market

    Edited by Diane A Desierto, David J Cohen

    From 2015, ASEAN transforms itself from a loose economic cooperation with nearly four hundred binding treaties and innumerable communiqués, protocols, and other regional instruments on agriculture and property ownership, trade, investment, telecommunications and information, energy and natural…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Political Sociology of Japanese Pacifism

    By Yukiko Nishikawa

    While Japanese pacifism is usually seen as a national policy or an ideology rooted in the provision of Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution, it cannot be adequately understood without grasping Japanese social discourses on peace, war and justice. The perspective of political sociology provides a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Routledge Handbook of Central Asian Politics

    Edited by Reuel R. Hanks, Dilshod Achilov

    Since achieving independence in 1991, the five states of Central Asia have increasingly gained geopolitical, economic and strategic significance.  There are several reasons for the region’s rise in importance. Geographic location, at the intersection of Russia, South Asia, China and the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • India's Missed Opportunity

    India's Relationship with the Non Resident Indians

    By Marie C. Lall

    This title was first published in 2001. An important analysis of the links between the Indian Diaspora and the state and how this Diaspora can influence economic and foreign policy making in their country of origin. M.C. Lall focuses on India, presenting an unusual case whereby the Indian…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Uncertain Future

    Taiwan-Hong Kong-China relations After Hong Kong's Return to Chinese Sovereignty

    By C.L. Chiou, Leong H. Liew

    This title was first published in 2000:  The papers in this volume address the issue of Taiwan-Hong Kong-China (PRC) relations in the aftermath of the return of Hong Kong to China. The examine the development of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong in the light of its return to Chinese…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Korean Peace Process and the Four Powers

    By Tae-Hwan Kwak

    Edited by Seung-Ho Joo

    This title was first published in 2003. After the inter-Korean Summit in 2000, the Korean peace process gained a new momentum and the two Koreas increased mutual contacts and exchanges. However, in 2001 the peace process stalled and was further hindered by Bush's hard-line policy towards Pyongyang…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • People's Republic of China, Volumes I and II

    I: Natural Resources, Population and Social Life; II: Policies and Implications of Structural Reform

    Edited by Frank N. Pieke

    This title was first published in 2002. This two volume set collects in a conveniently accessible form the most influential articles by leading authorities in the study of China. It provides an international reference work, combined with an authoritative introduction by the editor.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rethinking the National Security of Pakistan

    The Price of Strategic Myopia

    By Ahmad Faruqui

    This title was first published in 2002. Policy-makers in South Asia, the Middle East and the Asian Pacific, decision-makers in the OECD countries, organizations and specialists in academe, will all find this publication indispensable. It presents an integrated model of national security that…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Thailand, Indonesia and Burma in Comparative Perspective

    By Priyambudi Sulistiyanto

    This title was first published in 2002: This comparative examination of the political economy of contemporary Thailand, Indonesia and Burma presents case studies of these countries during the periods of economic boom and examines the causes and political consequences of economic crisis. It examines…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

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