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Forthcoming South Asian Studies Books

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  1. International Mobility and the Transformation of Global Capitalism

    By Anthony D.Costa

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    International mobility is not new as people have moved throughout history, voluntarily and forcibly, for personal, familial, economic, and professional reasons. Yet, the mobility of technical talent in the global economy is a relatively new phenomenon, largely voluntary, structurally determined by...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Women, Labour and the Economy in India

    By Deepita Chakravarty, Ishita Chakravarty

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book analyses the changing labour economy in post-colonial India. It focuses on the sector of paid domestic service, a traditionally male domain, which has emerged as one of the most viable economic options of poor urban women and girl children. Applying an imaginative and refreshing mix of...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Capturing Caste in Law

    The Legal Regulation of Caste Discrimination

    By Annapurna Waughray

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    This book will examine the legal regulation of caste discrimination in three key legal spheres: in India (the world’s largest caste-affected country and the country with the greatest experience of using law to tackle such discrimination); in international human rights law; and in Britain, the first...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Young Muslim Women in India

    By Kabita Chakraborty

    Series: ASAA Women in Asia Series

    The reality for marginalized Muslim girls in the city of Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) in India is far more complex than the one that is often constructed during discussions that view the lives of Muslim girls through a lens of repression and poverty within the patriarchal Islamic community. Based on...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Rise of Indian Multinationals

    By Rashmi Banga

    Series: Routledge International Business in Asia

    Multinational investment, since the beginning, has primarily been a phenomenon of the developed countries. Until about 2000, the geographical composition of multinational activity was highly concentrated in terms of both the recipient as well as the donor countries. However, with the turn of the...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Politics of the Other in India and China

    Western Concepts in Non-Western Contexts

    Edited by Lion Koenig, Bidisha Chaudhuri

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    Using India and China as case studies, this book discusses concepts that are seemingly Western in origin, such as citizenship, nationalism, (good) governance, and environmentalism, and explores their application in the non-Western contexts of these two countries, and their transformation to suit...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Introducing Hinduism

    2nd Edition

    By Hillary P. Rodrigues

    Series: World Religions

    Introducing Hinduism is the ideal starting point for students wishing to undertake a comprehensive study of this fascinating religion. This lively introduction explores the complexities of Hinduism, including its social structures, especially its caste system, its rituals and many scriptures, its...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Health and Medicine in the Indian Princely States

    1850-1950

    By Waltraud Ernst, Biswamoy Pati, T.V. Sekher

    Series: Routledge Studies in South Asian History

    The book maps developments in public health, the emergence of specialised medical institutions, the influence of western medicine on indigenous medical communities (and their patients) and the interaction between them. Two comparatively large states (Mysore and Travancore), considered ‘progressive’...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. South Asian Development

    By Trevor Birkenholtz

    Series: Routledge Perspectives on Development

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Tropical Fruit Tree Diversity

    Good Practices for in situ and On-farm Management

    Edited by Bhuwon Sthapit, Hugo Lamers, Ramanatha Rao, Arwen Bailey

    Series: Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

    Farmers have developed a range of agricultural practices to sustainably use and maintain a wide diversity of crop species in many parts of the world. This book documents good practices innovated by farmers and collects key reviews on good practices from global experts, not only from the case...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge