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2011 Asian Studies Catalog Now Available to Browse Online!

Browse our new Asian Studies titles, and key backlist titles, in our 2011 Asian Studies online catalog!
 

Routledge is pleased to offer you our latest Asian Studies catalog online!

The highlights of this year’s catalog include:

• New editions of essential textbooks such as the 3rd editions of The International Politics of the Asia Pacific and Japan’s International Relations, and the 2nd edition of The New Global Politics of the Asia Pacific

• Brand new textbooks on Government and Politics in Taiwan, Human Resource Management in China, and Understanding Chinese Society

• Handbooks on South Asian Economics, Japanese Culture and Society, Japanese Politics, Southeast Asian Politics, Asian Regionalism and Central Asian Politics

• A range of original textbooks on South Asia including India’s Economy, Understanding India’s New Political Economy, Politics in India, Doing Business in India and India, Pakistan and Democracy.

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You can also download the PDF here.
 

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  1. The International Politics of the Asia Pacific

    Third and Revised Edition

    By Michael Yahuda

    Series: Politics in Asia

    This fully revised third edition of Michael Yahuda's extremely successful textbook brings the region fully up-to-date, introducing students to the international politics of the Asia-Pacific region since 1945. As well as assessing the post-Cold War uncertainties that challenged the balance and power...

    Published January 27th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Japan's International Relations

    Politics, Economics and Security, 3rd Edition

    By Glenn D. Hook, Julie Gilson, Christopher W. Hughes, Hugo Dobson

    Series: Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge Series

    The latest edition of this comprehensive and user-friendly textbook provides a single volume resource for all those studying Japan's international relations. It offers a clear and concise introduction to the most important aspects of Japan's role in the globalized economy of the twenty-first...

    Published August 29th 2011 by Routledge

  3. The New Global Politics of the Asia Pacific

    2nd Edition

    By Michael K. Connors, Rémy Davison, Jörn Dosch

    The new, fully updated second edition of The New Global Politics of the Asia Pacific builds on its coherent framework for understanding the complex international and global politics of the Asia Pacific. The textbook provides an introductory guide for the main frameworks needed to understand the...

    Published July 12th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Government and Politics in Taiwan

    By Dafydd Fell

    Series: Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

    Written by an experienced teacher and scholar this new textbook introduces the reader to the big questions that concern change and continuity in how politics operates and how Taiwan is governed. Taking a critical approach, Dafydd Fell provides students with the essential background to the history...

    Published November 13th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Human Resource Management in China

    New Trends and Practices

    By Fang Lee Cooke

    The approach to managing human resources has changed significantly in China over the last twenty-five years as its transformation from a state planned economy to a market-oriented economy continues. By adopting a broad notion of HRM, while remaining sympathetic to the strong emphasis on...

    Published September 7th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Chinese Society

    Edited by Xiaowei Zang

    As China gains power – economically, politically, and militarily – and interaction between the Chinese and people outside China increases, it becomes more and more important that we understand the social factors that influence the daily lives of China's population. This new...

    Published October 9th 2011 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Handbook of Japanese Politics

    Edited by Alisa Gaunder

    The Routledge Handbook of Japanese Politics is an advanced level reference guide which surveys the current state of Japanese politics, featuring both traditional topics and cutting edge research. The volume is divided into five sections covering: domestic politics civil society social policy...

    Published February 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of Japanese Culture and Society

    Edited by Victoria Bestor, Theodore C. Bestor, Akiko Yamagata

    The Routledge Handbook of Japanese Culture and Society is an interdisciplinary resource that focuses on contemporary Japan and the social and cultural trends that are important at the beginning of the twenty-first century. This Handbook provides a cutting-edge and comprehensive survey of...

    Published April 5th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of South Asian Economics

    Edited by Raghbendra Jha

    The Routledge Handbook of South Asian Economics addresses the recent economic transformation in South Asia. Leading experts in the field look at the major economic achievements and challenges for the region and examine why economic development across the South Asia region has diverged so...

    Published June 13th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Understanding India’s New Political Economy

    A Great Transformation?

    Edited by Sanjay Ruparelia, Sanjay Reddy, John Harriss, Stuart Corbridge

    A number of large-scale transformations have shaped the economy, polity and society of India over the past quarter century. This book provides a detailed account of three that are of particular importance: the advent of liberal economic reform, the ascendance of Hindu cultural nationalism, and the...

    Published February 27th 2011 by Routledge

  11. Politics in India

    Structure, Process and Policy

    By Subrata K. Mitra

    Providing a comprehensive analysis of the broad spectrum of India’s politics, this undergraduate textbook explains the key features of politics in India in a comparative and accessible narrative, illustrated with relevant maps, life stories, statistics and opinion data. Familiar concepts of...

    Published October 26th 2010 by Routledge

  12. Doing Business in India

    Edited by Pawan S. Budhwar, Arup Varma

    In response to the increasing interest in the growth and developments in the Indian economy, and the dynamic nature of the rapidly changing Indian business environment, this textbook is designed to provide a comprehensive guide to doing business in the Indian context. Written by academic experts in...

    Published November 9th 2010 by Routledge

  13. India, Pakistan, and Democracy

    Solving the Puzzle of Divergent Paths

    By Philip Oldenburg

    The question of why some countries have democratic regimes and others do not is a significant issue in comparative politics. This book looks at India and Pakistan, two countries with clearly contrasting political regime histories, and presents an argument on why India is a democracy and Pakistan is...

    Published July 29th 2010 by Routledge