Central Asian Politics Products

  • Gendering Military Sacrifice

    A Feminist Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cecilia Åse, Maria Wendt

    This book offers a feminist analysis of military sacrifice and reveals the importance of a gender perspective in understanding the idea of honourable death. In present-day security discourses traditional masculinised obligations to die for the homeland and its women and children are challenged and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Security

  • Kazakhstan's Foreign Policy

    Regime neo-Eurasianism in the Nazarbaev era, 1st Edition

    By Luca Anceschi

    For much of the post-Soviet era, Kazakhstan’s international relations developed against a specific backdrop: the Eurasian continent, a (vaguely defined) politico-cultural space with the modern Kazakhstani state at its centre. This book looks at the central role occupied by ‘regime neo-Eurasianism’…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge
    Central Asia Research Forum

  • Ethnic Politics in Post-Soviet Central Asia

    Exit, Voice, and Loyalty among Uzbek Minorities, 1st Edition

    By Matteo Fumagalli

    The Soviet collapse left about seventy million people, one in four former Soviet citizens, stranded outside of the borders of new states where the majority of their ethnic kins lived. To the surprise of many outside observers, the Central Asian region has escaped the conflicts in which many…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Central Asian Studies

  • Politics in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Damien Kingsbury

    Politics in Developing Countries provides a clear and reader-friendly introduction to the key factors and themes that shape political processes in developing countries. Achieving development outcomes such as reducing poverty and inequality is only possible through efficient governance, well-planned…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29 
    Routledge

  • India-America Relations (1942-62)

    Rooted in the Liberal International Order, 1st Edition

    By Atul Bhardwaj

    Examining India-America relations between 1942 and 1962, this book reconsiders the role of America in shaping the imagination of post-colonial India. It rejects a conventional orthodoxy that assigns a limited role to America and challenges narratives which neglect the natural asymmetries and focus…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Identity, History and Trans-Nationality in Central Asia

    The Mountain Communities of Pamir, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dagikhudo Dagiev, Carole Faucher

    Pamiris, or Badakhshanis in popular discourse, form a small group of Iranic peoples who inhabit the mountainous region of Pamir-Hindu Kush, being the historical region of Badakhshan. Pamiri communities are located in the territories of four current nation-states: Tajikistan, Afghanistan, China and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-23
    Routledge
    Central Asian Studies

  • From Socialist to Post-Socialist Cities

    Cultural Politics of Architecture, Urban Planning, and Identity in Eurasia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alexander C. Diener, Joshua Hagen

    The development of post-socialist cities has become a major field of study among critical theorists from across the social sciences and humanities. Originally constructed under the dictates of central planners and designed to serve the demands of command economies, post-socialist urban centers…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Association for the Study of Nationalities

  • Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia 2019

    19th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Europa's comprehensive survey of Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. General Survey Leading authorities on the region analyze topics of regional importance. Country Surveys Chapters on each country, containing: - essays on its recent history and economy, and a chronology of events - an…

    Hardback – 2018-10-10
    Routledge
    Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia

  • Security Sector Reform in Conflict-Affected Countries

    The Evolution of a Model, 1st Edition

    By Mark Sedra

    This book examines the evolution, impact, and future prospects of the Security Sector Reform (SSR) model in conflict-affected countries in the context of the wider debate over the liberal peace project. Since its emergence as a concept in the late 1990s, SSR has represented a paradigm shift in…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Development

  • Kyrgyzstan - Regime Security and Foreign Policy

    1st Edition

    By Kemel Toktomushev

    Kyrgyzstan is an interesting example of a relatively weak state, which for its brief period of independence has already ousted two presidents, experienced two revolutions, survived two interethnic conflicts and yet remained intact. This book explores this apparent paradox and argues that the schism…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge
    Central Asian Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Politics in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shiping Hua

    The Routledge Handbook of Politics in Asia is designed to serve as a comprehensive reference guide to politics in Asia. Covering East, South, Southeast, and Central Asia, this handbook brings together the work of leading international academics to cover the political histories, institutions,…

    Hardback – 2018-03-26
    Routledge

  • Soviet Nation-Building in Central Asia

    The Making of the Kazakh and Uzbek Nations, 1st Edition

    By Grigol Ubiria

    The demise of the Soviet Union in 1991 resulted in new state-led nation-building projects in Central Asia. The emergence of independent republics spawned a renewed Western scholarly interest in the region’s nationality issues. Presenting a detailed study, this book examines the state-led…

    Paperback – 2018-03-21
    Routledge
    Central Asian Studies

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