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Forthcoming Regional Anthropology Books

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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Transdisciplinary Journeys in the Anthropocene

    More than human encounters

    By Katherine Wright

    Series: Routledge Environmental Humanities

    This innovative book offers a new perspective on international environmental scholarship, focusing on the emotional and affective connections between human and nonhuman lives to reveal fresh insights into the connections between global issues of climate change, species extinction and colonisation....

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Political Transition and Inclusive Development in Malawi

    The democratic dividend

    Edited by Dan Banik, Blessings Chinsinga

    Series: Routledge Studies in African Development

    Malawi is among the few countries in Sub-Saharan Africa that has witnessed significant improvements in relation to meeting the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) targets. It exhibits some of the main challenges facing African democracies while they attempt to consolidate the benefits of...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Psychopharmaceuticals in India

    By Stefan Ecks

    Series: Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

    This book analyses two specific processes of globalization that have had an impact on the changing nature of doctor-patient encounters in India. One is the immense and successful growth of the global market in antidepressants over recent years, to the effect scholars speak of an "antidepressant era...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Animism in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Kaj Arhem, Guido Sprenger

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Animism is the religious worldview that natural physical entities possess a spiritual essence. This book presents a number of case studies of animism from insular and peninsular Southeast Asia and offers a comprehensive overview of the phenomenon – its diversity and underlying commonalities and its...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Land, Indigenous People and Conflict

    Edited by Alan Tidwell, Barry Zellen

    Series: Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

    Land, Indigenous People and Conflict: Sacred Earth presents an original comparative study of indigenous land and property rights worldwide. The book explores how the ongoing constitutional, legal and political integration of indigenous peoples into contemporary society has impacted on&...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Dialectics and Dynamics

    The Legacy of Robert Tonkinson’s Anthropological Work in Australia and the Pacific

    Edited by Greg Acciaioli

    This volume focuses on the ways in which Robert Tonkinson’s research has inspired further explorations of issues in the study of kinship, migration, the transformation of tradition, and other contemporary scholarship in the Pacific and Aboriginal Australia. In the Pacific context these influences...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge