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Routledge is committed to publishing information of the highest quality and we are a leading publisher of a wide range of books for everyone, from the general interest reader to the dedicated professional. Discover more about our featured selections below in Asian Studies.

Recent General Interest Articles

  1. Featured Author: Brian J. McVeigh

    Routledge author Brian J. McVeigh talks about his book Interpreting Japan, now available.

    Find out more about Interpreting Japan here.

  2. South Asian Studies Catalog - View Online

    Browse our new and key titles across South Asian Studies in our online catalog. 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.

  3. Japanese Studies Online Catalog - Now Available

    Browse our new and key titles across Japanese Studies in our online catalog. 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.

  4. Spotlight On: Asian Philosophy

    Routledge are pleased to highlight our titles on Asian Philosophy.

    Interested in Asian Philosophy? Take a look at our Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy series.

  5. Thailand Tourism

    Thailand Tourism now available in eBook format

    This must read book for anyone planning to visit Thailand, who is a student of tourism, and a student of Thailand’s culture is now available as an eBook. Why not order your copy today by clicking here

    There is also the option to view inside this book by visiting the books webpage here

  6. View the Korean Studies Catalog Online

    The Korean Studies catalog is now available to view online, showcasing our key and new upcoming titles for 2014. Browse the catalog for full details of our Korean Studies titles, recommend books of interest to your librarian and create unique booklists to browse, buy, and forward to friends, colleagues and librarians.

  7. Focus on: Chinese Economics

    Routledge have made chapters from some key Chinese economics books free to view online for a limited time only. Browse the titles on offer and view our journal article collections in this area.

  8. Taiwan Film Week

    Starting on the 10th of February SOAS will host a week of film screenings on Tawainese studies. The Understanding Taiwan through Film and Documentary Screening Series is supported by the Ministry of Culture’s Spotlight Taiwan Programme. Special Thanks to Dr. Samuel Yin for his generous support to the Spotlight Taiwan Programme. Below are a selection of titles on Tawainese Studies.

    Taiwan’s Democracy: Economic and Political Challenges

    Politics of Modern Taiwan

    Taiwan in the 21st Century: Aspects and Limitations of a Development Model

    Taiwanese Identity in the 21st Century

  9. Clouds Above The Hill | All Four Volumes Now Available

    “Quite simply, this is an incredible read" - Iain Wear, The Bookbag, January 2013.

    "Shiba Ryotaro is Japan’s best-loved author, and Clouds above the Hill is his most popular and influential work. This distinguished translation of a modern classic is a landmark event." - Donald Keene, University Professor Emeritus, Columbia University, USA

    One of Japan’s most unforgettable sagas unfolds before English readers for the first time. Clouds above the Hill is an epic portrait of Japan in crisis, it combines graphic military history and highly readable fiction to depict an aspiring nation modernizing at breakneck speed. Best-selling author Shiba Ryotaro devoted an entire decade of his life to this extraordinary blockbuster, which features Japan's emerging onto the world stage by the early years of the twentieth century.

  10. Bali Tourism

    Always wanted to go to Bali?

    Bali Tourism
    By Arthur Asa Berger

    Bali Tourism is an ideal book to read before visiting Bali yourself—or recommending/planning a trip for others. The fresh insights it presents will help make any trip to the region more rewarding for the traveler. It is also a unique scholarly resource, complete with informative tables, references, and a bibliography, for academics and students at all levels of tourism studies.
     

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