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  1. Discover Routledge’s Choice Outstanding Academic Titles for 2014!

    Routledge had more than 275 titles recommended by Choice magazine in 2014, and we are honored that 32 of these have been selected as Choice Outstanding Academic Titles 2014! To celebrate, we've collected all our Choice Outstanding Academic Titles selections from 2014, 2013, and 2012 in one online catalog for you to browse and share with colleagues and your institutional librarian

  2. Asian Studies Handbooks - New Titles

    We are pleased to highlight the latest additions to our Asian Studies Handbooks! Routledge Handbooks provide a cutting-edge overview of classic research, current research and future trends in Asian Studies.

    • Each Handbook draws together newly commissioned work to provide a comprehensive overview of a sub-discipline.
    • The international team of contributors to each Handbook has been specially chosen for their expertise and knowledge in the field.
    • Each Handbook is introduced and contextualized by leading subject specialists, lending coherence and authority to each volume.

    Find out more below:

  3. Routledge Revivals - New titles in Asian Studies

    We are pleased to highlight our latest additions to Routledge Revivals in Asian Studies.

    Discover past brilliance and purchase previously out of print and unavailable titles by some of the world’s most eminent academic scholars.Drawing from over 100 years of innovative, cutting-edge, publishing Routledge Revivals is an exciting program whereby key titles from the distinguished and extensive backlist of the many acclaimed imprints associated with Routledge will be re-issued.

    Below are the latest editions and key titles from Routledge Revivals in Asian Studies:

  4. Routledge Major Works - New titles in Asian Studies

    We are pleased to showcase our latest Major Works in Asian Studies. A major work is a multivolume collection with a focus on a particular concept, theme, or individual. Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing program continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

    Below are the latest editions to our Majors Works in Asian Studies, find out more and recommend to your librarian:

  5. Asian Studies 2015 Textbooks and Supplementary Reading Catalog

    The new Asian Studies 2015 Textbooks and Supplementary Reading Catalog is now available.

    This catalog contains key textbooks and supplementary reading titles for your course, from new and established authors. From textbooks for undergraduate and postgraduate courses to supplements and additional reading, you will find course textbooks to teach from, alongside additional titles for your reading list and to recommend to your library.

    Take a look at the catalog here.

  6. Critical Issues in Contemporary Japan: Choice Outstanding Academic Title Award, 2014

    Critical Issues in Contemporary Japan Edited by Jeff Kingston has been selected as an 'Outstanding Academic Titles' of 2014 by Choice.

  7. New Title - Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Economics

    This Handbook offers a timely and comprehensive overview of Southeast Asian economic development. Organized according to the logic of chronological and thematic unity and written by experts in their fields, is unique in the breadth and depth of its coverage. Its forward-looking perspective renders it relevant both now and in the future. This advanced level reference work will be essential reading for students, researchers and scholars of Asian Studies, Economics and Southeast Asian studies. Find out more

  8. Now in Paperback - Clouds above the Hill

    "Shiba Ryotaro is Japan’s best-loved author, and Clouds above the Hill is his most popular and influential work. In it he celebrates the transformative spirit of Meiji Japan and examines Japan’s unexpected victory in the Russo-Japanese War, providing a thoughtful and thought-provoking perspective on those dramatic times and the people at their center. This distinguished translation of a modern classic is a landmark event." - Donald Keene, University Professor Emeritus, Columbia University, USA.

  9. New Edition - Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia

    "This 4th edition of the Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia by Joseph Liow builds impressively on previous editions by the late Michael Leifer. With hundreds of new entries and substantial revisions of the old, Liow has taken the art of dictionary writing to new heights: it continues to be a critical resource and reference work for those interested in the modern politics of Southeast Asia. Scholars of the region will also find the dictionary indispensable as they try to make sense of the events, personalities, and institutions of one of the world’s most vibrant, but not untroubled, regions." - Yuen Foong Khong, University of Oxford, UK.

  10. Interview with Loraine Kennedy author of The Politics of Economic Restructuring in India

    Loraine Kennedy, author of The Politics of Economic Restructuring in India, talks about the book to New Books Network in South Asian Studies.

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