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Forthcoming South Asian Studies Books

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  1. Green Asia

    Ecocultures, Sustainable Lifestyles and Ethical Consumption

    Edited by Tania Lewis, Tripta Chandola

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    Economic development in Asia is associated with expanding urbanism, overconsumption, and a steep growth in living standards. At the same time rapid urbanisation, changing class consciousness, and a new rural-urban divide in the region have led to fundamental shifts in the way ecological concerns...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Transitions in Indian Nationalism

    By Shail Mayaram

    Series: Intersections: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories

    Using historical and ethnographic methods, this book explores transitions in popular Indian nationalism. It highlights the shifts and transitions from the Pax Britannica to the Pax Americana over the last two centuries, and examines new sources of the self as the local intersects, collides and...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Structural Transformation and Social Change in India

    By Göran Djurfeldt, Srilata Sircar

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    This book is about structural transformation, primarily of the Indian rural economy. Although the concept of structural transformation has primarily been used by economists, and refers mainly to economic processes, this book argues that it also merits study by other social scientists, and by...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. India's Naval Strategy and Asian Security

    Edited by Anit Mukherjee, C. Raja Mohan

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    This book examines the dynamic tension between India’s potential and limitations in the arena of naval strategy, within the context of Asian regional security. India’s accelerated economic growth since the end of the Cold War has generated a strong perception about the nation’s emergence as a...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. China-India Cooperation

    Relations between the Giants of Asia

    Edited by Kanti Bajpai, Jing HUANG, Kishore Mahbubani

    The question is if China and India can cooperate, is at the core of global geopolitics. Whilst it is often suggested that cooperation between the giants of Asia is unlikely and that conflict is far more probable, this book is based on the view that while conflict is distinctly possible, the two...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Critical Clinical Psychology in Practice

    Faith, Distress and Culture in India

    By Sabah Siddiqui

    Series: Concepts for Critical Psychology

    What is the value of 'faith healing' in understanding distress and treatment in different cultural contexts? What is a critical psychological perspective on faith and religious systems? What challenges do alternative religious practices pose to critical psychology? How should we re-imagine...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Informal Sector Innovations

    Insights from the Global South

    Edited by Mammo Muchie, Saradindu Bhaduri, Angathevar Baskaran, Fayaz Ahmad Sheikh

    It is well documented that the space of informal economic activity is rising across the globe. This rise has been particularly significant in the least developed and developing countries, especially after the onset of neo-liberal policies and withdrawal of welfare state. There has also been a shift...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. The 1970s and its Legacies in India's Cinemas

    Edited by Priya Joshi, Rajinder Dudrah

    The 1970s was a pivotal decade in the Indian social, cultural, political and economic landscape: the global oil crisis, wars with China and Pakistan in the previous decade, the Bangladesh war of 1971, labour and food shortages, widespread political corruption, and the declaration of the state of...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Religion and Urbanism

    Reconceptualising sustainable cities for South Asia

    Edited by Yamini Narayanan

    Series: Routledge Research in Religion and Development

    Conceptions of 'sustainable cities' in the pluralistic and multireligious urban settlements of developing nations need to develop out of local cultural, religious and historical contexts to be inclusive and accurately respond to the needs of the poor, ethnic and religious minorities, and women....

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Gender and Masculinities

    Histories, Texts and Practices in India and Sri Lanka

    Edited by Assa Doron, Alex Broom

    Series: Routledge South Asian History and Culture Series

    Gender persists as a key site of social inequality globally, and within contemporary south Asian contexts, the cultural practices which make up ‘masculinities’ remain vital for understanding everyday life and social relations. Yet masculinities, and their discontents, are an understudied and often...

    To Be Published December 20th 2015 by Routledge