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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. 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

  5. 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

  6. Religion and Urbanism

    Reconceptualising Sustainable Cities for South Asia

    Edited by Yamini Narayanan

    Series: Routledge Research in Religion and Development

    Religion and Urbanism contributes to an expanded understanding of the notion of 'sustainable cities' in the context of South Asia by demonstrating that religion exerts a significant influence on the nature of urban development in the region. The book argues that the multiple, often conflicting...

    To Be Published December 15th 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. 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

  9. A Scripture of the Ancient Tantra Collection

    The Phur-pa bcu-gnyis

    By Dr Robert Mayer

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge