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  1. Coming of Age in South and Southeast Asia

    Youth, Courtship and Sexuality

    By Lenore Manderson, Pranee Liamputtong Rice

    In recent years, first feminist considerations, and now concerns with HIV/Aids have led to new approaches to the study of sexuality. The experience of puberty, explorations with sexuality and courtship, and the pressure to reproduce are a few of the human tensions central to this volume....

    Published December 6th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Fertility and Familial Power Relations

    Procreation in South India

    By Minna Saavala

    Describes and analyses the corollaries of declining fertility in Southern India to discover how familial and gender relations are affected by the new situation of women giving birth only to 2-3 children....

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  3. A Study of the Gujarati Language in the XVth Century

    By T. N. Dave

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 11th 2001 by Routledge

  4. China's Tibet Policy

    By Dawa Norbu

    Series: Durham East Asia Series

    This major study analyses the traditional modes of Sino-Tibetan relations in order to unearth general patterns beyond partisan points of view. It sheds light on contemporary issues in the Sino-Tibetan dialogue, and discerns possible future structures for conflict resolution in occupied Tibet. With...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Buddhist Suttas

    By F. Max Muller

    This is a subset of F. Max Mullers great collection The Sacred Books of the East which includes translations of all the most important works of the seven non-Christian religions which have exercised a profound influence on the civilizations of the continent of Asia. The works have been translated...

    Published September 20th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Soccer in South Asia

    Empire, Nation, Diaspora

    Edited by Paul Dimeo, James Mills

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    The place of football in the colonial and post-colonial past is explored and both British and Portuguese influences on the development of the game are considered. Contemporary issues such as the impact of the professional league in India and the role of UK Asians in the organization of the Indian...

    Published August 31st 2001 by Routledge

  7. Christian Missions and the Enlightenment

    By Brian Stanley

    Addresses the nature of the influence of the European Enlightenment on the beliefs and practice of the Protestant missionaries who went to Asia and Africa from the mid-eighteenth century onwards, particularly British missions and the formative role of the Scottish Enlightenment on their thinking....

    Published August 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  8. The Post-Colonial States of South Asia

    Political and Constitutional Problems

    By Amita Shastri, A. Jeyaratnam Wilson

    This text discusses the principal political and constitutional questions that have arisen in the states of Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka following fifty years of independence. In Sri Lanka the pressing problems have been around the inter-ethnic civil war, experiments with...

    Published July 19th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Indigenous Peoples and Ethnic Minorities of Pakistan

    Constitutional and Legal Perspectives

    By Shaheen Sardar Ali, Javaid Rehman

    Examines the issues facing indigenous peoples and ethnic minorities, including their role in the nation's constitutional and legal developments, and makes a number of recommendations which would satisfy their demands without compromising the sovereignty of the state....

    Published June 7th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Indian Logic

    A Reader

    By Dr Jonardon Ganeri

    The articles in this volume are all landmarks in the evolution of modern studies in Indian logic. The book traces the development of modern studies in Indian logic from their beginnings right up to the latest work....

    Published April 26th 2001 by Routledge