South Asian Politics Products

  • Routledge Handbook of Civil Society in Asia

    Edited by Akihiro Ogawa

    The Routledge Handbook of Civil Society in Asia is an interdisciplinary resource, covering one of the most dynamically expanding sectors in contemporary Asia. Originally a product of Western thinking, civil society represents a particular set of relationships between the state and either society or…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Democratic Rural Organizations

    Thresholds for evolution in Africa and Asia

    By Esbern Friis-Hansen, Janki Andharia, Suubi Godfrey

    Democratic rural organizations can play a big role in helping their members, who are frequently poor farmers living in margins of the economy, to escape their disadvantaged starting point and to gain access to financial services, political influence and profitable markets…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • South Asia 2018

    15th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Exhaustively researched and updated, South Asia 2018 is an in-depth library of information on the countries and territories of this vast world region. General Survey Essays by specialists examine issues of regional importance. Country Surveys Individual chapters on each country, containing: -…

    Hardback – 2017-09-28 
    Routledge
    The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

  • Politics and Left Unity in India

    The United Front in Late Colonial India

    By William Kuracina

    The historical assessments of Left unity in 1930s India misrepresent activities designed to achieve unity. The common treatment of the relationship between Indian socialists and communists emphasizes disunity and the inability to find common ground. Scholarly discussions about unity in fact…

    Hardback – 2017-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • Politics in India

    Structure, Process and Policy, 2nd Edition

    By Subrata K. Mitra

    This second edition of this textbook brings together general political theory and the comparative method to interpret socio-political phenomena and issues that have occupied the Indian state and society since 1947. It considers the progress that India has made in some of the most challenging…

    Paperback – 2017-09-21 
    Routledge

  • Politics of Development in Pakistan

    Living Village

    By Haider Nizamani

    Pakistan, sixth most populous country in the world, has not gone through systematic and effective land or agrarian reforms in sixty-three years of its existence. Almost 67 per cent of its 167 million inhabitants still live in rural areas and directly or indirectly rely on agriculture for their…

    Hardback – 2017-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Dalit Women of Nepal

    Strategies of Resistance

    By Jung H. Lee

    This book examines the strategies of resistance among the Dalit women of Nepal in their struggle against the social injustice of the caste system and related practices of "untouchability", particularly in regard to the ways in which these injustices lead to capability failures that diminish human…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Politics and Governance in Bangladesh

    Uncertain Landscapes

    Edited by Ipshita Basu, Joe Devine, Geof Wood

    Since its Independence in 1971, Bangladesh has made remarkable progress in terms of reducing poverty levels, achieving high levels of economic growth over a sustained period of time, and meeting its Millennium Development Goals (MDG) targets set by the United Nations. With some justification,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Eurasia and India

    Regional Perspectives

    Edited by K. Warikoo

    Eurasia has assumed importance in the post-Soviet period and the peoples of Siberia have distinctive historico-cultural similarities with the Indian Himalayas due to common traditions and Buddhist culture. The Eurasianism of Russia brings it closer to India in historico-cultural, political and…

    Hardback – 2017-08-25 
    Routledge
    Central Asia Research Forum

  • Afghanistan – Challenges and Prospects

    Edited by Srinjoy Bose, Nishank Motwani, William Maley

    After decades of turmoil a new phase is opening up for Afghanistan, in which a new generation comes to the fore as many of the key players from earlier phases, including foreign interventionist powers, leave the scene. Although this new phase offers new possibilities and increased hope for…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • India's Naval Strategy and Asian Security

    Edited by Anit Mukherjee, C. Raja Mohan

    This book examines India’s naval strategy within the context of Asian regional security. Amidst the intensifying geopolitical contestation in the waters of Asia, this book investigates the growing strategic salience of the Indian Navy. Delhi’s expanding economic and military strength has generated…

    Paperback – 2017-08-16 
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • Decentralised Democracy

    Gandhi’s Vision and Indian Reality

    By M. V. Nadkarni, N. Sivanna, Lavanya Suresh

    This book provides a vantage point of comparison, of the actual reality of decentralisation in India with Gandhi’s vision of decentralised democracy, or what he referred to as Gram Swaraj. It looks at the historical evolution of panchayats from ancient times to India’s independence, and critically…

    Hardback – 2017-08-14 
    Routledge India

4Series in South Asian Politics

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