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  1. Sri Lanka’s Global Factory Workers

    (Un) Disciplined Desires....

    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 December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Women and Conflict in India

    By Sanghamitra Choudhury

    Series: Routledge Research on Gender in Asia Series

    This book analyses the impact that prolonged socio-political conflict in India has had on political and social spaces for women. Focusing in particular on Assam in the North East of India, it looks at how the conflict can be restricting, and yet can also have the potential to expand these spaces...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Islamic NGOs in Bangladesh

    Development, Piety and Neoliberal governmentality

    By Mohammad Salehin

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Making an important contribution to the analysis of religion, development and neoliberalism in contemporary Muslim societies, this book looks at the role of Islamic NGOs in Bangladesh. It deepens the study of religion within the field of development studies, and significantly adds to the currently...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Social Movements and the Indian Diaspora

    By Movindri Reddy

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    With the elevation of Islam and Muslim transnational networks in international affairs, from the rise of Al Qaeda to the revolutions in North Africa and the Middle East, the study of Diasporas and transnational identities has become more relevant. Using case studies from Fiji, Mauritius, Trinidad...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Islam and Nationalism in India

    South Indian contexts

    By M.T. Ansari

    Series: Intersections: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories

    Islam in India, as elsewhere, continues to be seen as a remainder in its refusal to "conform" to national and international secular-modern norms. Such a general perception has also had a tremendous impact on the Muslims of the Indian subcontinent, who as individuals and communities have been shaped...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. China-India Relations

    Cooperation and Conflict

    Edited by Kanti Bajpai, Jing HUANG, Kishore Mahbubani

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    The question of whether China and India can cooperate is at the core of global geopolitics. As the two countries grow their economies, the potential for conflict is no longer simply a geopolitical one based on relative power, influence and traditional quarrels over land boundaries. This book...

    To Be Published December 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Postcolonial Politics of Ashis Nandy

    By Christine Deftereos

    Series: Postcolonial Politics

    The Postcolonial Politics of Ashis Nandy explores the work of India’s leading public intellectual and political and cultural critics Ashis Nandy. Nandy has contributed extensively to social and political criticism for over forty years and to a range of academic and public debates in India and...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Capturing Caste in Law

    The Legal Regulation of Caste Discrimination

    By Annapurna Waughray

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    This book will examine the legal regulation of caste discrimination in three key legal spheres: in India (the world’s largest caste-affected country and the country with the greatest experience of using law to tackle such discrimination); in international human rights law; and in Britain, the first...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Asia and the Middle-Income Trap

    Edited by Francis Hutchinson, Sanchita Basu Das

    Series: PAFTAD (Pacific Trade and Development Conference Series)

    This book provides a conceptual framework for the Middle-Income Trap (MIT) and examines why courtnies fall into it and how it can be avoided. Including case studies on China, India and Southeast Asia it will be of interest to studients and scholars of Asian, international andd comparative...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Satyagraha

    The Gandhian Faith in Non-Violence

    By Jesse Van Der Valk

    Series: Routledge South Asian Religion Series

    There have been few true examples of the use of non-violent political campaigns since Gandhi developed his technique of satyagraha. Given the obvious benefits of non-violence, this begs the question why. Satyagraha answers this question by showing that the technique of satyagraha is religious as...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge