Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Forthcoming Regional Anthropology Books

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 37 forthcoming new books in the subject of Regional Anthropology — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

For books that are already published; please browse available books.

Forthcoming Books – Page 2

  1. Resettlement Policy in Large Development Projects

    Edited by Ryo Fujikura, Mikiyasu Nakayama

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development, Displacement and Resettlement

    Hydropower generation by construction of large dams attracts considerable attention as a feasible renewable energy source to meet the power demand in Asian cities. However, large development projects cause involuntary resettlement. Of the world’s forty to eighty million resettlers, many resettlers...

    To Be Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Atlas of South Asian Affairs

    By Robert W. Bradnock

    South Asia has developed from a group of newly independent post-Colonial states of at most secondary importance to the wider world to its current position as a region of central strategic importance to both global economic development and world peace and stability. This Atlas highlights the global...

    To Be Published August 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Urbanization in Vietnam

    By Gisele Bousquet

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Most studies on urbanisation focus on the move of rural people to cities and the impact this has, both on the cities to which the people have moved, and on the rural communities they have left. This book, on the other hand, considers the impact on rural communities of the physical expansion of...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. African Artisanal Mining from the Inside Out

    Access, norms and power in Congo’s gold sector

    By Sara Geenen

    Series: Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

    Artisanal mining is commonly associated with violent conflict, rampant corruption and desperate poverty. Yet millions of people across Sub Sahara Africa depend on it. Many of them are living in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), home to important mineral reserves, but also to a plethora of...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. National Minorities in Putin's Russia

    By Federica Prina

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    Russia has a very large number of ethnic minorities, some of them very numerous, both native peoples and recent migrants. At a time when Russians have been reasserting Russian nationalism, there have been major problems of xenophobia and hate crime. This book, based on extensive original research,...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Transpacific Americas

    Encounters and Engagements Between the Americas and the South Pacific

    Edited by Eveline Dürr, Philipp Schorch

    Series: Routledge Studies in Anthropology

    This volume explores cultural, social and economic connections between the Americas and the South Pacific. It reaches beyond Sino-American collaborations to focus on rather neglected, and sometimes invisible, Southern linkages, asking how these connections originated and have developed over time,...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Environmental Change and the World's Futures

    Ecologies, ontologies and mythologies

    Edited by Jonathan Paul Marshall, Linda H. Connor

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Climate change and ecological instability have the potential to disrupt human societies and their futures. Cultural, social and ethical life in all societies is directed towards a future that can never be observed, and never be directly acted upon, and yet is always interacting with us. Thinking...

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Language, Education and Uyghur Identity in Urban Xinjiang

    Edited by Joanne Smith Finley, Xiaowei Zang

    Series: Routledge Studies on Ethnicity in Asia

    Rising ethnic consciousness among the Uyghurs in contemporary Xinjiang is a major area of research due to heightened Uyghur-Han relations and ethnic conflicts in the region. As the regional lingua franca, the Uyghur language long underpinned Uyghur national identity in Xinjiang. However, since the...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Thousand and One Borders of Iran

    Travel and Identity

    By Fariba Adelkhah

    Series: Iranian Studies

    A country marked by controversy, Iran’s social, cultural and political dynamics are too often reduced to a few misleading clichés. Islamism is widely considered to shape all social relations in Iranian society and, while Iranian society is indeed Islamic, this term’s multiple meanings in everyday...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Moroccan Foreign Policy under Mohammed VI, 1999-2014

    By Irene Fernández Molina

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    This book presents a comprehensive survey of Moroccan foreign policy since 1999. It considers the determinants, actors, policymaking processes, behaviour and discourses involved, and outlines Morocco’s foreign policy activity in the key areas of the international management of the Western Sahara...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge