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Major Works: Asian Politics

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 53 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. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

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. E. China

    An eclectic range of material including Bretschneider's important research into Chinese sources regarding the medieval history and geography of Western and Central Asia; Faber's translation of Mencius with editorial notes revealing a missionary perspective on Chinese religions; Balfour's colourful...

    Published November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  2. F. India: History, Economy and Society

    This set encompasses historical studies on India's financial system, race in Hindu culture, and the position of women in ancient India. It includes three seminal works by the Indian historian Romesh Chunder Dutt on the history of civilisation. W.W Hunter's The Indian Empire covers a vast variety of...

    Published November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  3. 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 November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  4. I. Islam

    This comprehensive set includes thorough examinations of the Qurán in Wherry's essential four volume commentary. There is also an excellent overview of Islam by the well known scholar Edward Sell, The Faith of Islam which examines the history of Islam, the different forms of Islam and...

    Published November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  5. 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 November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  6. 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 November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  7. 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 November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  8. Banking in Japan

    Edited by William M. Tsutsui

    Series: Routledge Library of Modern Japan

    Banking in Japan offers a wide-ranging survey of the institutional structures, operating principles and regulatory frameworks of Japan's financial system from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the mid-1990s. This collection is an invaluable resource for researchers and students of the Japanese...

    Published February 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  9. The Japanese Economy

    Part II

    Edited by Peter Drysdale, Luke Gower

    Series: Routledge Library of Modern Japan

    This timely collection offers an indispensable work of reference to all those interested in the contemporary development of one of the world's largest and most influential economies. The set addresses key issues for the Japanese economy in the post-war decades, including:* the relationship between...

    Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  10. Japanese Economy Sets 1&2 8v

    Edited by Drysdale & Gower

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge