Welcome to the 2012 Asian Research Catalog
Routledge Asian Studies publishes a wide variety of research series, including the prestigious and long running Asia’s Transformations and Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism series, alongside new cutting edge series such as Routledge Research on Taiwan and Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies series.
As you’ll see we currently publish the biggest and broadest range of Asian Studies research titles in the academic market. Our comprehensive list consists of high quality research across all disciplines throughout the humanities and social sciences, and covers all regions of Asia. We continue to actively commission books so please do get in touch with any ideas, questions or feedback you have. We’d love to hear from you!
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Our full range of titles is available to browse at www.routledge.com/asianstudies
A small selection of our key titles include:
The urbanisation of China over the last three decades has been a hugely significant development, both for China’s reform process and for the world more generally. This book presents recent research findings on China’s continuing urban transformation. Subjects covered include the decline of the...
Published March 23rd 2014 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Law in Asia
Trial by jury is not a fundamental part of the Japanese legal system, but there has been a recent important move towards this with the introduction in 2009 of the lay assessor system whereby lay people sit with judges in criminal trials. This book considers the debates in Japan which surround this...
To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge
The Ideology of the Family-State
Series: Politics in Asia
Illiberal Democracy in Indonesia charts the origins and development of organicist ideologies in Indonesia from the early 20th century to the present. In doing so, it provides a background to the theories and ideology that informed organicist though, traces key themes in Indonesian history, examines...
To Be Published November 5th 2014 by Routledge
Blurring Borders, Changing Balance
This is the first book to systematically chart and comparatively assess the trend towards private higher education in South East Asia. Caught between conflicting imperatives of spiralling demand, and limited resources, the balance between public and private higher education systems in South East,...
Published March 25th 2011 by Routledge