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Forthcoming South Asian Studies Books

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  1. Political Agency and Gender in India

    By Manuela Ciotti

    Series: Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

    This book explores the distinctive forms of women’s political engagement in democratic politics in contemporary India. It focuses on women from historically marginalised strata of society whose spaces for political participation opened up as a result of the explosion of low-caste identity politics...

    To Be Published February 29th 2016 by Routledge

  2. Realizing the Right to Water and Sanitation at the International and National Levels

    The Case of India

    By Philippe Cullet

    The realisation of the human right to water and sanitation is one of the crucial challenges that many countries face today. This has been recognised in general policy terms with the inclusion of a water and sanitation goal in the Millennium Development Goals, and in legal terms, there has been...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  3. Politics in India

    Structure, Process and Policy, 2nd Edition

    By Subrata K. Mitra

    This new edition of this textbook brings together general political theory and the comparative method to interpret socio-political phenomena and issues that have occupied the Indian state and society since 1947. It is an examination of the interaction of the modern state and traditional society in...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Dharma and Science in India

    Experiments with Sustainability

    By Pankaj Jain, George A James

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

    The Himalayan Environmental Studies and Conservation Organization (HESCO) arose in the 1970s as a new movement looking at the economic and development needs of rural villages in the Indian Himalayas, and encouraging them to use local resources in order to open up new avenues to self-reliance. This...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  5. The Radha Tantra

    A Critical Edition and annotated translation

    By Mans Broo

    Series: Routledge Studies in Tantric Traditions

    This book presents a translation and critically edited text of the Radha Tantra, an anonymous 18th century tantric text from Bengal. The text and translation is prefaced by an introduction that situates the text in its social and historical context, as well as discuss its significance. The...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Islam, Sufism and Everyday Politics in South Asia

    Edited by Deepra Dandekar, Torsten Tschacher

    Series: Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

    This book looks at the study of ideas, practices and institutions in South Asian Islam, commonly identified as ‘Sufism’, and how they relate to politics in South Asia. While the importance of Sufism for the lives of South Asian Muslims has been repeatedly asserted, the specific role played by...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Employment Policy in Emerging Economies

    The Indian Case

    Edited by Elizabeth Hill, Amitendu Palit

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    Employment is a critical part of the macro-economy, and is a key driver of economic development. India’s employment policy over the past two decades has presented a particularly fascinating case study for understanding how government attitudes towards the labour market contribute to an emerging...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Digital Politics and Culture in Contemporary India

    The Making of an Info-Nation

    By Biswarup Sen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

    The relationship between information and the nation-state is typically portrayed as a face-off involving repressive state power and democratic flows: Twitter and the Arab Spring, Google in China, WikiLeaks and the U.S. State Department. Less attention has been paid to those scenarios where states...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Hinduism: The Basics

    By Neelima Shukla-Bhatt

    Series: The Basics

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Pakistan's Security

    The Insecure State

    By Shaun Gregory

    Series: Asian Security Studies

    Pakistan: Securing the Insecure State is an in-depth analysis of the contemporary security of Pakistan - now one of the most important states in the world in terms of international security. The book attempts to identify and examine the means by which Pakistan might make progress towards...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge