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  • Cultural Policy in East Asia

    Contemporary Issues and Trends, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lorraine Lim

    This book provides an introduction to the contemporary issues that are occurring in cultural policy in East Asia today. Interest in East Asia has grown considerably in recent years due not only to the emergence of economic super-powers such as China but also to the cultural impact the region is…

    Hardback – 2014-04-28
    Routledge

  • International Aid and the Making of a Better World

    Reflexive Practice, 1st Edition

    By Rosalind Eyben

    How can international aid professionals manage to deal with the daily dilemmas of working for the wellbeing of people in countries other than their own? A scholar-activist and lifelong development practitioner seeks to answer that question in a book that provides a vivid and accessible insight into…

    Paperback – 2014-04-15
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Celebrity Advocacy and International Development

    1st Edition

    By Dan Brockington

    Celebrity advocacy is a curious phenomenon. It occupies a significant proportion of the public domain, but does so without engaging particularly well with much of the public. Yet this may not matter very much. Many people at the core of advocacy, and in political and business elites, simply do not…

    Paperback – 2014-04-02
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Why India Votes?

    1st Edition

    By Mukulika Banerjee

    Why India Votes? offers a fascinating account of the Indian electorate through a series of comprehensive ethnographic explorations conducted across the country — Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Maharashtra, Gujarat, and Rajasthan. It…

    Paperback – 2014-03-14
    Routledge India
    Exploring the Political in South Asia

  • Ethiopia Photographed

    Historic Photographs of the Country and its People Taken Between 1867 and 1935, 1st Edition

    By Richard Pankhurst, Denis Gerard

    Following the very successful Ethiopia Engraved, an illustrated book of engravings by foreign travellers from 1681 to 1900, Ethiopia Photographed covers the period from the inception of photography in the country up to the Italian Fascist invasion in 1936. The people, terrain, buildings and rulers…

    Paperback – 2014-02-14
    Routledge

  • The Internment of Western Civilians under the Japanese 1941-1945

    A patchwork of internment, 1st Edition

    By Bernice Archer

    Bernice Archer's comparative study of the experiences of the Western civilians interned by the Japanese in mixed family camps and sexually segregated camps in the Far East, combines a wide variety of conventional and unconventional source material. This includes contemporary War, Foreign and…

    Paperback – 2014-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Rural Livelihoods, Regional Economies, and Processes of Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Sick

    For centuries, new technologies and expanding networks of production and consumption have been changing the face of rural economies in significant ways. Millions of rural dwellers have found survival increasingly difficult and have fled to urban centres. Others have remained: some retrenching,…

    Hardback – 2014-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Studies in Rural Livelihoods

  • Doing Anthropological Research

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Natalie Konopinski

    Doing Anthropological Research provides a practical toolkit for carrying out research. It works through the process chapter by chapter, from the planning and proposal stage to methodologies, secondary research, ethnographic fieldwork, ethical concerns, and writing strategies. Case study examples…

    Paperback – 2013-07-17
    Routledge

  • Nage Birds

    Classification and symbolism among an eastern Indonesian people, 1st Edition

    By Gregory Forth

    This unusual and richly-illustrated book is the story of the relationship between the Nage people of eastern Indonesia and the birds alongside which they co-exist. Based on fieldwork carried out over a period of some fifteen years, it aims for a total view of how a human community interacts…

    Paperback – 2013-07-09
    Routledge
    Studies in Environmental Anthropology

  • Arguing About Human Nature

    Contemporary Debates, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes, Edouard Machery

    Arguing About Human Nature covers recent debates--arising from biology, philosophy, psychology, and physical anthropology--that together systematically examine what it means to be human.  Thirty-five essays--several of them appearing here for the first time in print--were carefully selected to…

    Paperback – 2013-03-19
    Routledge
    Arguing About Philosophy

  • Sustainable Development in Amazonia

    Paradise in the Making, 1st Edition

    By Kei Otsuki

    This book argues against the assumption that sustainability and environmental conservation are naturally the common goal and norm for everyone in Amazonia. This is the first book focusing on agency, reflexivity and social development to address sustainable development in the region. It discusses…

    Hardback – 2013-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Local Foods Meet Global Foodways

    Tasting History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin N Lawrance, Carolyn de la Peña

    This book explores the intersection of food and foodways from global and local perspectives. The collection contributes to interdisciplinary debates about the role and movement of commodities in the historical and contemporary world. The expert contributions collectively address a fundamental…

    Paperback – 2012-12-07
    Routledge

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