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  1. Britain's Retreat from Empire in East Asia, 1905-1980

    Edited by Antony Best

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    The decline of British power in Asia, from a high point in 1905, when Britain’s ally Japan had vanquished the Russian Empire, apparently reducing the perceived threat that Russia posed to British interests in India and China, to the end of the twentieth century, when British power had dwindled to...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Bangladesh

    Edited by Ali Riaz, Mohammad Sajjadur Rahman

    In the past decade, Bangladesh has achieved significant social and economic progress. Despite high population density, a limited natural-resource base, underdeveloped infrastructure, frequent natural disasters and political uncertainty, the country has recorded positive developments in terms of...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Chinese Overseas Labour and Globalisation in the Early Twentieth Century

    Migrant Workers, Globalisation and the Sino-French Connection

    By Paul Bailey

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    Chinese labourers were contracted in large numbers – over 140,000 of them – by the French and British governments for war-related work on the Western front. This book examines how this came about; and it explores the experiences of the Chinese workers involved. It discusses the wider extent of the...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Early Sources of the Jaina Tradition

    By Bansidhar Bhatt

    Series: Routledge Advances in Jaina Studies

    Looking at the early history of Jainism, from 6th century BCE onwards, this book focuses on one of the 24 Jinas that are identified as the main religious leaders of Jainism. It is a commonly accepted hypothesis that Parsvanatha, the 23rd Jina, is an historical figure whose values were modified by...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Italian Mobilities

    Edited by Ruth Ben-Ghiat, Stephanie Malia Hom

    Series: Changing Mobilities

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Managing Famine, Flood and Earthquake in China

    Tianjin, 1958-81

    By Lauri Paltemaa

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    China suffers frequently from many types of natural disasters, which have affected the lives of many millions of Chinese. The steps which the Chinese state has taken to prevent disasters, mitigate their consequences, and reconstruct in the aftermath of disasters are therefore key issues. This book...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Identity and Memory in Post-Soviet Central Asia

    By Timur Dadabaev

    Series: Central Asia Research Forum

    Central Asian states have experienced a number of historical changes that have challenged their traditional societies and lifestyles. The most significant changes occurred as a result of the revolution in 1917 and 1918, the incorporation of the region into the Soviet Union, and gaining independence...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Early Modern Southeast Asia, 1350-1800

    Edited by Hoang Anh Tuan, Ooi Keat Gin

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    This book presents extensive new research findings on and new thinking about Southeast Asia in this interesting, richly diverse, but much understudied period. It examines the wide and well-developed trading networks, explores the different kinds of regimes and the nature of power and security,...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Neutrality and Neutralism in the Global Cold War

    The Non-Aligned Movement in the East-West Conflict

    Edited by Sandra Bott, Jussi Hanhimaki, Janick Schaufelbuehl, Marco Wyss

    Series: Cold War History

    This book sheds new light on the role of neutral states and the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in the global Cold War. The volume places the neutrals and the NAM in the context of the Cold War and demonstrate the links between the East, the West and the so-called 'Third World'. ...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Maritime Strategy and Sea Control

    Theory and Practice

    By Milan Vego

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    This book focuses on the key naval strategic objective of exercising sea control. It explains in some detail the theory illustrated by the historical examples of the main methods to obtain/maintain and exercise sea control. Each of the main methods for obtaining/maintaining sea control (e.g....

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge