South Asia 2011
Routledge – 2010 – 856 pages
South Asia 2011 provides an in-depth library of information on the countries and territories of the region. Exhaustively researched by Europa's experienced editorial team, this title includes a vast range of up-to-date economic, political and statistical data. Combining impartial analysis with facts and figures, South Asia 2011 provides a unique overall perspective on this increasingly important region.
The book is divided into three sections:
'Contains a surprising amount of detail and facts on the South Asia region - information which would take a considerable amount of time to gather from other sources. This volume provides an excellent overview of the social and economic challenges faced by the region' - Reference Reviews
Part 1: General Survey. Unpacking AfPak. South Asian Security in 2011. India: The Emerging Power. The Rise of Islamist Extremism in South Asia. Globalisation and Human Development in South Asia. Corruption and Governance in South Asia. Population and Environmental Issues in South Asia. Forced Migration Issues in South Asia. Gender Issues in South Asia. The Religions of South Asia. Part 2: Country Surveys. Afghanistan. Bangladesh. Bhutan. India. The Maldives. Nepal. Pakistan. Sri Lanka. Part 3: Who's Who of South Asia. Part 4: Regional Information. Regional Organizations. Major Commodities of South Asia.