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  1. The Philippines

    Mobilities, Identities, Globalization

    By James A. Tyner

    Series: Global Realities

    Nearly five million migrant workers from the Philippines are employed in over 190 countries and territories. They work as doctors and domestic helpers, engineers and entertainers, seamstresses and surveyors. It is through their collective labor that the Philippines has assumed a global presence....

    Published September 19th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Human Development and Social Power

    Perspectives from South Asia

    By Ananya Mukherjee Reed

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    In South Asia and beyond, human development continues to be in a state of crisis. Each successive Human Development Report (HDR) and the pervasive global failure to achieve the Millennium Development Goals are constant reminders of this crisis. An equally, and even more distressing dimension of...

    Published August 31st 2008 by Routledge

  3. Institutions of the Asia-Pacific

    ASEAN, APEC and beyond

    By Mark Beeson

    Series: Global Institutions

    The Asia-Pacific is arguably the most important, but also the most complex and contested, region on the planet. Containing three of the world’s largest economies and some of its most important strategic relationships, the region’s capacity of regional elites to promote continuing economic...

    Published August 12th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Kazakhstan - Ethnicity, Language and Power

    By Bhavna Dave

    Series: Central Asian Studies

    Kazakhstan is emerging as the most dynamic economic and political actor in Central Asia. It is the second largest country of the former Soviet Union, after the Russian Federation, and has rich natural resources, particularly oil, which is being exploited through massive US investment. Kazakhstan...

    Published August 1st 2008 by Routledge

  5. Pakistan-Japan Relations

    Continuity and Change in Economic Relations and Security Interests

    By Ahmad Rashid Malik

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    This is the first book-length study to explain the complex nature of Pakistan-Japan relations. It analyses the evolution and development of relations between the two countries by defining two key factors: economic interests and security concerns in the US-led global security system. Providing a...

    Published July 25th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Turkmenistan’s Foreign Policy

    Positive Neutrality and the consolidation of the Turkmen Regime

    By Luca Anceschi

    Series: Central Asia Research Forum

    Turkmenistan, an independent nation since 1991, is a strategically important Central Asian state. This book covers the most significant period of the establishment of the Turkmen political regime. At the core of this book is the Doctrine of Positive Neutrality, which, from 1995 onwards, constituted...

    Published July 24th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Regional Integration in East Asia and Europe

    Convergence or Divergence?

    Edited by Bertrand Fort, Douglas Webber

    Series: Routledge/Warwick Studies in Globalisation

    A fascinating insight into how regional organizations in Europe and East Asia are currently grappling with a striking number of essentially similar challenges. This issue-based overview of political integration focuses on the differences and similarities in regional integration levels and...

    Published June 10th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Politics of Modern Taiwan

    Edited by Dafydd Fell

    Series: Critical Issues in Modern Politics

    This new Routledge Major Work is a four-volume collection which gathers the best and most influential research on the contemporary politics of Taiwan. Although the collected materials are in English, they include contributions from leading Taiwan experts in Europe, the United States, Japan, and...

    Published May 2nd 2008 by Routledge

  9. Indian Politics and Society since Independence

    Events, Processes and Ideology

    By Bidyut Chakrabarty

    Focusing on politics and society in India, this book explores new areas enmeshed in the complex social, economic and political processes in the country. Linking the structural characteristics with the broader sociological context, the book emphasizes the strong influence of sociological issues on...

    Published May 2nd 2008 by Routledge

  10. The New Rich in China

    Future rulers, present lives

    Edited by David Goodman

    Three decades of reform since 1978 in the People’s Republic of China have resulted in the emergence of new social groups which have included new occupations and professions generated as the economy has opened up and developed and, most spectacularly given the legacy of state socialism, the...

    Published April 25th 2008 by Routledge