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Forthcoming South Asian Studies Books

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  1. Asceticism and Power in South and Southeast Asia

    Edited by Peter Flügel, Gustaaf Houtman

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    Including analyses by top academics in the field, this book takes a unique look at questions of power and asceticism in the Hindu, Jain and Buddhist traditions of South and Southeast Asia. Ideas about power and purity in these three traditions are crucially related to ascetic practices....

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Mobility and the Transformation of Global Capitalism

    By Anthony D.Costa

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    International mobility is not new as people have moved throughout history, voluntarily and forcibly, for personal, familial, economic, and professional reasons. Yet, the mobility of technical talent in the global economy is a relatively new phenomenon, largely voluntary, structurally determined by...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Psychopharmaceuticals in India

    By Stefan Ecks

    Series: Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

    This book analyses two specific processes of globalization that have had an impact on the changing nature of doctor-patient encounters in India. One is the immense and successful growth of the global market in antidepressants over recent years, to the effect scholars speak of an "antidepressant era...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Bengal Diaspora

    Muslim Migrants in Britain, India and Bangladesh

    By Claire Alexander, Joya Chatterji, Annu Jalais

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Recent decades have witnessed the growth of a new interest, both scholarly and political, in migration and diaspora. This book focuses on three groups of Muslim Bengali migrants. One group had migrated across international borders after partition and settled in Britain; the second had crossed...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Sikh Communal Identity in Southeast Asia

    By Arunajeet Kaur

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    This book analyses Sikh communal identity as it was established in the Far East under the auspices of the British Empire. Focusing on Singapore with a comparative case study with Malaysia, where Sikh communities form a significant minority in terms of numbers and visibility and have had significant...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Transboundary Water Politics in the Developing World

    By Naho Mirumachi

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    This book examines the political economy that governs the development and management of international transboundary river basins. These shared rivers are the resource for irrigation and hydropower projects and bring to the fore issues of water allocation and integrated water resources...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Sri Lanka’s Global Factory Workers

    By Sandya Hewamanne

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    This book is concerned with Sri Lanka’s global factory workers based in the Free Trade Zone (FTZ). These FTZs employ thousands of unmarried rural women, and their migration has aroused deep anxieties over female morality and ideal conduct. The book analyses social class and intersections of gender...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. International Migration and Development in South Asia

    Edited by Tan Tai Yong, Md Mizanur Rahman

    This book analyses the role South Asian migrants and diaspora communities play in the South Asian society. It addresses changes induced by migration at the micro-, meso- and macro- levels by documenting case studies of various South Asian migrant groups living in different parts of the world as...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Navigating Model Minority Stereotypes

    South Asian and Indian Youth

    By Rupam Saran

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Though Asian Indians are typically thought of as a "model minority", not much is known about the school experiences of their children. Positive stereotyping of these immigrants and their children often masks educational needs and issues, creates class divides within the Indian-American community,...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Ethnic Sub-nationalist Insurgencies in South Asia

    Identities, Interests and Challenges to State Authority

    Edited by Jugdep S. Chima

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    This book provides a micro-historical analysis of the emergence and contemporary dynamics of recent ethnic sub-nationalist insurgencies in South Asia. Using comparative case studies, it discusses the causes of each insurgency, analyses the trajectory and dynamics of each, including attempts at...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge