Central Asian, Russian & East European Studies News & Updates – Page 2
This book explores the unfolding of world history in a remote corner of Central Asia: the region of Badakhshan. The history of this region has commonly been explored through the lens of the major superpowers who competed over its territory in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, including Britain, Russia, and China.
Leadership and Authority in Central Asia identifies traditional forms of religious authority within the network of religious functionaries at a range of levels and discusses the functions of Ismaili political leaders as they have evolved through time.
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Geraldine Fagan's book "Believing in Russia" is now available in paperback!
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The idea of non-alignment and peaceful coexistence was not new when Yugoslavia hosted the Belgrade Summit of the Non-Aligned in September 1961. Freedom activists from the colonies in Asia, Africa, and South America had been discussing such issues for decades already, but this long-lasting context is usually forgotten in political and historical assessments of the Non-Aligned Movement
The Routledge Central Asia, Russia and Eastern Europe 2014 Catalog is now available to view online. This catalog contains key textbooks, cutting edge research and supplemental reading, from new and established authors. From key research on vital topics, to textbooks for undergraduate and postgraduate courses, you will find whatever you need to further your own research, challenge your students, and provide essential reference materials for your institutional library.
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Have you taken a few minutes to browse our ever growing collection of Routledge Paperback Direct titles on Central Asian, Russian & East European Studies? This initiative provides the opportunity to buy topical books that represent the best of our cutting-edge hardback publishing in a paperback format and price.
This is an ever-evolving program with new books being added to the program each month, so check back regularly! Take a look at our collection here!
The Routledge Asian Studies 2014 Catalog is now available to view online. This catalog contains key textbooks, cutting edge research and supplemental reading, from new and established authors. From key research on vital topics, to textbooks for undergraduate and postgraduate courses, you will find whatever you need to further your own research, challenge your students, and provide essential reference materials for your institutional library.
In response to the escalating diplomatic tensions in Ukraine, Routledge has made a selection of book chapters and journals articles free to view online. These address the country’s political history, and in particular the country’s evolving relationship with Europe and the European Union, with Russia, and the changing political character of Ukrainian society and identity.
When most of Eastern Europe was struggling with dictatorships of one kind or another, the Democratic Republic of Georgia (1918-1921) established a constitution, a parliamentary system with national elections, an active opposition, and a free press.
This month we are pleased to announce that Irene Lancaster, author of Deconstructing the Bible (Abraham ibn Ezra's Introduction to the Torah), is our author of the month.
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