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Major Works: Asian Politics

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 65 new and published major works in the subject of Asian Politics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. H. India: Religion and Philosophy

    The ten volumes in this set provide an important overview of early concepts of Hindu philosophy. J.R. Ballantyne's The Sánkhya Aphorisms of Kapila and Davies's translation of the epic poem, The Bhagavad Gita offer interpretations of fundamental texts in Hindu philosophy. Also reprinted is...

    Published March 31st 2007 by Routledge

  2. J. Japan

    This set demonstrates the increasing interest among Western people paid to civilisation in the East at the turn of the nineteenth century. Included are Kishio Satomi's studies on Nichiren and Japanese idealism, which were written from an Eastern viewpoint specifically for a Western audience. Also...

    Published March 31st 2007 by Routledge

  3. K. Persia

    This set examines the history and culture of Persia through its rich language and literature. It includes Griffith's translation of Jami's outstanding work, Yusuf and Zulaikha. The Warner brothers nine-volume triumph represents one of the first attempts to provide the subject matter of the great...

    Published March 31st 2007 by Routledge

  4. L. Southeast Asia

    This seven-volume set incorporates some of the earliest work by western scholars on Southeast Asian literature, history and culture. James Gray's Ancient Proverbs and Maxims from Burmese Sources examines the history of the different Burmese languages and literatures, providing translations of...

    Published March 31st 2007 by Routledge

  5. Race, Ethnicity and Migration in Modern Japan

    Edited by Michael Weiner

    Series: Routledge Library of Modern Japan

    Drawing on the full range of materials published during the twentieth century, this three volume set incorporates previously published material concerning the formation of 'racial' identities in Japan, and social exclusion as experienced by the Ainu, Burakumin, Okinawans, and Chinese and Korean...

    Published June 17th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Japan and South East Asia

    International Relations

    Edited by Wolf Mendl

    Series: Routledge Library of Modern Japan

    Japan's relations with South East Asia differ significantly in quantity and quality from relations with its immediate neighbours in North East Asia. Since the opening of the country in the mid-nineteenth century, Japan's interest in this vast and geographically remote area has varied over time. The...

    Published October 18th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Science, Technology and Research & Development in Japan

    Edited by Morris Low

    Series: Routledge Library of Modern Japan

    This addition to the Routledge Library of Modern Japan brings together the most significant studies in recent years on science, technology and research and development in Japan.Drawn from a broad range of journals, research monographs, technical papers and edited volumes, the articles that make up...

    Published September 20th 2001 by Routledge

  8. G. India: Language and Literature

    This set illustrates the diversity of Indian language and literature, incorporating translations and discussions of Indian poetry, dramas and proverbs. Albrecht Weber's foundational study, The History of Indian Literature includes analyses of writings from the Sanskrit, Buddhist and Vedic periods....

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  9. A. Africa

    This set provides a fascinating insight into the early study of African languages and religion. Robert Needham Cust's encyclopedic Sketch of Modern Languages of Africa divides languages into sub-groups and examines the characteristics of each language; his studies include the Bantu family, the...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  10. B. Ancient Near East

    This six-volume set incorporates early contributions to the understanding of the history, religion and languages of the Ancient Near East. Tiele's Comparative History of the Egyptian and Mesopotamian Religions, translated from the Dutch, examines literature and religion from Ancient Egypt to the...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge