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  1. Pre-Communist Indochina

    By R.B. Smith

    Edited by Beryl Williams

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    This book explores the history of pre-communist Indochina, from the fourteenth century to the 1940s. It examines the early state of Vietnam, comparing and contrasting its political and social systems, with both those of neighbouring states such as Thailand and those prevalent at the time in Europe....

    Published May 15th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Islands and International Politics in the Persian Gulf

    The Abu Musa and Tunbs in Strategic Context

    By Kourosh Ahmadi

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    The position of the Persian Gulf as the main highway between East and West has long given this region special significance both within the Middle East and in global affairs more generally. This book examines the history of international relations in the Gulf since the 1820s as great powers such as...

    Published May 15th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Language, Gender, and Citizenship in American Literature, 1789–1919

    By Amy Dunham Strand

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    Examining language debates and literary texts from Noah Webster to H.L. Mencken and from Washington Irving to Charlotte Perkins Gilman, this book demonstrates how gender arose in passionate discussions about language to address concerns about national identity and national citizenship elicited by...

    Published May 15th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Luxor And Its Temples

    By A.M. Blackman

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 15th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Negotiating Motherhood in Nineteenth-Century American Literature

    By Mary McCartin Wearn

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    Returning to a foundational moment in the history of the American family, Negotiating Motherhood in Nineteenth-Century American Literature explores how various authors of the period represented the maternal role – an office that came to a new, social prominence at the end of the eighteenth century....

    Published May 15th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Decolonization in South Asia

    Meanings of Freedom in Post-independence West Bengal, 1947–52

    By Sekhar Bandyopadhyay

    Series: Routledge Studies in South Asian History

    This book explores the meanings and complexities of India’s experience of transition from colonial to the post-colonial period. It focuses on the first five years – from independence on 15th August 1947 to the first general election in January 1952 – in the politics of West Bengal, the new Indian...

    Published May 11th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Christianity and the State in Asia

    Complicity and Conflict

    Edited by Julius Bautista, Francis Khek Gee Lim

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

    Christianity is one of the most rapidly growing religions in Asia. Despite the challenges of political marginalisation, church organisations throughout much of Asia are engaged in activities - such as charity, education and commentary on public morality - that may either converge or conflict with...

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

  8. The Great Rebellion of 1857 in India

    Exploring Transgressions, Contests and Diversities

    Edited by Biswamoy Pati

    Series: Routledge Studies in South Asian History

    The Great Rebellion of 1857 in India was much more than a ‘sepoy mutiny’. It was a major event in South Asian and British colonial history that significantly challenged imperialism in India. This fascinating collection explores hitherto ignored diversities of the Great Rebellion such as gender and...

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Socialist Revolutions in Asia

    The Social History of Mongolia in the 20th Century

    By Irina Y. Morozova

    Series: Central Asian Studies

    Contemporary Mongolia is often seen as one of the most open and democratic societies in Asia, undergoing remarkable post-socialist transformation. Although the former ruling party, the Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party (the MPRP), has fundamentally changed its platform, it holds leadership and...

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

  10. The State and Governance in India

    The Congress Ideal

    By William F. Kuracina

    Series: Routledge Studies in South Asian History

    This book presents an innovative investigation of the policies of the Indian Congress during the late colonial period. Departing from the existing historiography of Indian nationalism, it analyses the extent to which Congress elites engaged in processes intended to foster nation-building in India....

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

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