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  • Social Development and the Sustainable Development Goals in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nitya Mohan Khemka, Suraj Kumar

    This book assesses the roadmap for the implementation of the SDGs in South Asia, focusing in particular on the areas of poverty reduction, inequality, health/well-being and water and sanitation. South Asia is amongst the fastest growing regions in the world, with an aggregate GDP in excess of …

    Hardback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Asian Development

  • Spaces and Places in Western India

    Formations and Delineations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bina Sengar, Laurie Hovell McMillin

    This book studies places and spaces in Western India both as geographical locations and as imagined constructs. It uncovers the rich history of the region from the perspective of places of pilgrimage, commerce, community, expression and indigeneity. The volume examines how spaces are intrinsically…

    Hardback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge India

  • Commercialisation of Medical Care in China

    Changing Landscapes, 1st Edition

    By Rama V. Baru, Madhurima Nundy

    This book explores the changing landscapes of the commercialisation of medical care in China. It is the first work of its kind, and discusses how the rise of market socialism, coupled with decollectivisation of agriculture and autonomisation of hospitals in rural and urban China, have fragmented…

    Hardback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge India

  • Social Welfare Policies and Programmes in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Channaveer R. M., Rajendra Baikady, Haruhiko Sakaguchi, Cheng Sheng-Li

    This book examines the social welfare policies and programmes devised to address different societal issues and concerns across the South Asian countries. It focuses on the design and delivery of social welfare policies related to women, children, the elderly and groups living below poverty level.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge India

  • Indigeneity and Occupational Change

    The Tribes of Punjab, 1st Edition

    By Birinder Pal Singh

    This book is about the presence of the absent— the tribes of Punjab, India, many of them still nomadic, constituting the poorest of the poor in the state. Drawing on exhaustive fieldwork and ethnographic accounts of more than 750 respondents, it explores the occupational change across generations…

    Hardback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge India

  • Psychology and Adult Learning

    The Role of Theory in Informing Practice, 4th Edition

    By Mark Tennant, Mark Tennant

    The fourth edition of Psychology and Adult Learning has been thoroughly updated to encompass shifts in the concerns of adult educators as they respond to changing global social and economic issues. It examines the role of psychology in informing adult education practice and explores the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Human Security in South Asia

    Concept, Environment and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adluri Subramanyam Raju

    This book delves into the theory and praxis of human security in South Asia. Home to almost a quarter of the world’s population and fast emerging markets, South Asia holds social, geopolitical and economic significance in the current global context. The chapters in the volume: examine the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge India

  • Understanding Conduct Disorder and Oppositional-Defiant Disorder

    A guide to symptoms, management and treatment, 1st Edition

    By Laura Vanzin, Valentina Mauri

    This vital guide takes a new approach to conduct and oppositional defiant disorders (CD and ODD), presenting the science in an accessible way to empower both parents and practitioners. Vanzin and Mauri cover a range of key topics, including distinguishing between typical and atypical behavioral…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge
    Understanding Atypical Development

  • Kautilya's Arthashastra

    Philosophy of Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Medha Bisht

    This book examines in detail the strategic relevance of the Arthashastra. Attributed to the fourth century B.C., this classical treatise on state and statecraft rests at the intersection of political theory and international relations. Adopting a hermeneutic approach, the book discusses certain…

    Hardback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge India

  • We Count, We Matter

    Voice, Choice and the Death of Distance, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Steed

    This book examines the meaning of Brexit, the election of Trump and the rising tide of populist revolt on the right amidst the collapse of the left. Exploring the reaction against the establishment or ‘the system’, the author contends that we are witnessing a new divide between those who wish to…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • The Routledge Handbook of Memory and Place

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah De Nardi, Hilary Orange, Steven High, Eerika Koskinen-Koivisto

    This Handbook explores the latest cross-disciplinary research on the inter-relationship between memory studies, place, and identity. In the works of dynamic memory, there is room for multiple stories, versions of the past and place understandings, and often resistance to mainstream narratives.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Researching Geography

    The Indian Context, 2nd Edition

    By Gopal Krishan, Nina Singh

    This book is a one-stop comprehensive guide to geographical inquiry. The volume: traces the step-by-step account of the whys and the hows of research methodology; introduces complexities of the geographical perspective, selection of research topic, choice of supervisor and formulation of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge India

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