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Forthcoming South Asian Studies Books

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  1. Rural Development and Poverty in Pakistan

    The impact of state and donor interventions on farmers

    By Syed Mohammad Ali

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Rural development remains a major challenge for governments of developing countries. Focusing on Pakistan, this book discusses the political economy of agrarian poverty and underdevelopment in the region, in the context of state policies and NGO interventions as well as local, national and...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Politics of Modern India since Independence

    By Crispin Bates, Subho Basu

    Series: Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

    The textbook offers a detailed, jargon-free, chronological survey of Indian political history from 1947 up to the present. It treats political structures as historically determined, induced by economic transformation, state interventions, popular movements and discourses emanating from and...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. India’s Economy

    An Introduction

    By R. Nagaraj

    Written by an experienced teacher and scholar, this comprehensive textbook provides an analytical overview of the main trends, policies, performance, advances, and debates around India’s post independence economy. Each chapter provides a thorough examination of a key issue that has impacted the...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Gender, Governance and Empowerment in India

    By Sreevidya Kalaramadam

    Since the mid-1980s, women have become a major marker of democracy, their presence an index of "good governance" in global and national discourses on the democratization of society. A large and diverse set of nation-states have legislatively mandated "gender quotas" to ensure the presence of...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Constitution Making in Asia

    Decolonisation and State-Building in the Aftermath of the British Empire

    Edited by Harshan Kumarasingham

    Series: Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

    This book examines the process of constitutional formation in the era of decolonisation and state building in Asia. Britain’s main imperial possessions in the region were granted independence in the 1940s and 1950s and needed to craft constitutions for their new states. Invariably the indigenous...

    To Be Published January 14th 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 January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Politics in India

    Structure, Process and Policy, 2nd Edition

    By Subrata K. Mitra

    This new edition of this textbook brings together general political theory and the comparative method to interpret socio-political phenomena and issues that have occupied the Indian state and society since 1947. It is an examination of the interaction of the modern state and traditional society in...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Local Impact of Globalization in South and Southeast Asia

    Offshore Business Processes in Services Industries

    Edited by Bart Lambregts, Niels Beerepoot, Robert Kloosterman

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    The latest wave of globalization in South and Southeast Asia has been largely services driven, in particular by firms from advanced economies relocating part of their business processes abroad. This has caused profound changes in the international division of labour, and has had correspondingly...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Propaganda and Political Warfare in South Asia

    India and Anglo-American Relations during WWII

    By Arnold P. Kaminsky

    Series: Routledge Studies in South Asian History

    Propaganda and Political Warfare in South Asia investigates some of the institutions and strategies that evolved during World War II with regard to British India. It identifies the bureaucratic mechanisms in place during the war to handle questions related to propaganda and the Raj in England,...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Religion and Modernity in the Himalaya

    Edited by Megan Adamson Sijapati, Jessica Vantine Birkenholtz

    Religion has long been a powerful cultural, social, and political force in the Himalayan region. Increased economic and cultural flows, growth in tourism, and new forms of governance and media, however, have brought significant changes to the culture, religion and society of this region situated...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge