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  • Muslim Women's Rights

    Contesting Liberal-Secular Sensibilities in Canada.

    By Tabassum Ruby

    In the post-9/11 environment, the figure of the Muslim woman is at the forefront of global politics. Her representation is often articulated within a rights discourse that is embedded within liberal-secular sensibilities. These sensibilities include notions of rights, freedom, equality, rational…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Revival: Class Structure and Social Mobility in Poland (1980)

    By Kazimierz M. Slomczynski, Tadeusz K. Krauze

    This title was first published in 1980: This study of the problems in America's health care system addresses three questions that have developed since the 1960s: why are care costs in America higher than elsewhere; how can costs be reduced without loss of quality; and what is the state of research,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Postcolonial Trauma and Development in Asia

    Psychoanalysis and the Neoliberal Political Economy

    By Maureen Sioh

    This book dismantles conventional political and economic thinking to explore the Asian Economic Miracle as an outcome of the traumas of postcolonial economic development. This book argues that these unconscious anxieties underpin the postcolonial and neoliberal political economy, producing a…

    Hardback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in New Postcolonialisms

  • Politics in Developing Countries

    By Damien Kingsbury

    Politics in Developing Countries provides a clear and user-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,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-21 
    Routledge

  • South African Foreign Policy

    Identities, Intentions, and Directions

    Edited by David R Black, David Hornsby

    This book considers the identity, direction, and intentions embodied in post-apartheid South African Foreign Policy.  It aims to deepen the understanding of this evolving post-apartheid foreign policy through an exploration of the nature and trajectory of key bilateral relationships from both the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Peace Movement Organizations and Activists in the U.S.

    An Analytic Bibliography

    By John Lofland, Victoria Johnson, Pamela Kato

    Here is the most comprehensive compilation and analytic classification of book-length publications on the immense upwelling of peace activism that occurred in the United States during the 1980’s. It is an indispensable reference addition to the bookshelf of all researchers of peace movements in the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Money from the Government in Latin America

    Conditional Cash Transfer Programmes and Rural Lives

    Edited by Maria Elisa Balen, Martin Fotta

    It has been almost two decades since conditional cash transfer programmes (CCTs) first appeared on the agendas of multilateral agencies and politicians. Latin America has often been used as a testing ground for these programmes, which consist of transfers of money to subsections of the population…

    Hardback – 2018-11-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Development

  • The Politics of Poverty in Contemporary Russia

    By Ann-Mari Sätre

    This book provides an overview of poverty and well-being in Russia. Increasing poverty rates during the 1990s were followed by greater attention to social policies in the 2000s and increased efforts to engage people in socially oriented NGOs and ‘encourage’ them to contribute to the fulfillment of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-26 
    Routledge
    Studies in Contemporary Russia

  • Dawn of Democracy in the Eastern Himalayan Kingdoms

    The 20th Century

    By Awadhesh C. Sinha

    This book traces the beginnings of democracy in the three Himalayan kingdoms of Sikkim, Nepal and Bhutan. Charting the mobilisations and political experimentations that took place in the former buffer states under monarchies to establish democratic regimes, this book investigates their varying…

    Hardback – 2018-11-16 
    Routledge India
    Nepal and Himalayan Studies

  • Negotiating the Environment

    Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN

    By Lauren E. Eastwood

    Civil society participants have voiced concerns that the environmental problems that became apparent at the multilateral environmental agreements of the 1992 Rio processes are not serving to ameliorate global environmental problems. These concerns raise significant questions regarding the utility…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Global Environmental Governance

  • Teaching English at Japanese Universities

    A New Handbook

    Edited by Paul Wadden, Chris Carl Hale

    Written by leading English language educators in Japan, this Handbook provides an in-depth guide for the new generation of teachers at Japanese universities. In clear accessible prose, it offers practical and detailed advice on effective classroom pedagogy, student motivation, learning styles,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26 
    Routledge

  • India Migration Report 2018

    Migrants in Europe

    Edited by S. Irudaya Rajan

    India Migration Report 2018 looks at Indian migrants in Europe and their lived experiences. It looks at how over the last few decades, the European Union has emerged as the preferred destination for Indian migrants surpassing the United States of America—and is home to Indian students and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-19 
    Routledge India

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