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Environmental Movements in Asia

by Arne Kalland & Gerard Persoon

This volume paints a general picture of the environmental situation in Asia, backing it up with several case studies.

Two major points are made in this general picture. The first is that environmental campaigns...


Ancient Rights and Future Comfort: Bihar, the Bengal Tenancy Act of 1885, and British Rule in India

by Peter Robb

This book analyses the character of British rule in nineteenth-century India, by focusing on the underlying ideas and the practical repercussions of agrarian policy. It argues that the great rent law debate...


Hong Kong: Anthropological Essays on a Chinese Metropolis

by Grant Evans & Maria Tam

Hong Kong has become a by-word for all that is modern and sparkling in Asia today.

Yet tourist brochures still play with the old cliche of Hong Kong as a place where 'East meets West'. Images of so-called 'traditional'...


Embassies in the East: The Story of the British and Their Embassies in China, Japan and Korea from 1859 to the Present

by J E Hoare & J. E. Hoare

This text traces the history of three Far Eastern embassies through the vicissitudes of war and revolution against the background of an apparent steady decline of Western influence in Asia. Dr Hoare tracks...


Religious Conversion Movements in South Asia: Continuities and Change, 1800-1990

by Geoffrey Oddie

This text examines examples of religious conversion throughout South Asia including:

Processes of Conversion of Christianity in 19th Century NW India

Islamic Conversion in South India

Kartabhaja Converts to Evangelical...


Local Agrarian Societies in Colonial India: Japanese Perspectives

by Peter Robb, Kaoru Sugihara & Haruka Yanagisawa

The first systematic attempt to introduce a full range of Japanese scholarship on the agrarian history of British India to the English-language reader. Suggests the fundamental importance of an Asian comparative...


The Sutta-Nipata: A New Translation from the Pali Canon

by H. Saddhatissa

This is one of the oldest collections of Buddhist discourses in the Pali canon; by far one of the most popular as well as the most important. Written in a mixture of prose and verse, it presents a code of conduct...


Local Government in Central and Eastern Europe: The Rebirth of Local Democracy

by Andrew Coulson & Adrian Campbell

Advocates of democratization in Central and Eastern Europe before 1989 placed great emphasis on community self-government as the basis of civil society and democracy. After the 'Velvet Revolutions' of 1989 and...


Reconstructing Post-Saddam Iraq

by Sultan Barakat

Previously published as a special issue of Third World Quarterly, this volume seeks to analyze to what extent the controversial US policy of democratizing the Middle East with pre-emptive invasions was justified...


Austro-Hungarian Naval Policy, 1904-1914

by Milan Vego

This unique account describes the interplay of factors in the emergence of the Austro-Hungarian Navy from a coastal defence force in 1904 to a respectable battle force by the eve of World War I.


Routledge International Handbook of Social and Environmental Change

by Stewart Lockie, David A. Sonnenfeld & Dana R. Fisher

Today, the risks associated with global environmental change and the dangers of extreme climatic and geological events remind us of humanity's dependence on favourable environmental conditions. Our relationships...


Dying Well

by Ira Byock

From Ira Byock, prominent palliative care physician and expert in end of life decisions, a lesson in Dying Well.

Nobody should have to die in pain. Nobody should have to die alone.

This is Ira Byock's dream,...


Securing Africa: Local Crises and Global Interventions: Local Crises and Foreign Interventions

by Toyin Falola & Charles Thomas

Africa has been and currently is the site of numerous conflicts and crises. Authors previously wrote of these as specifically African problems or the problems of Europeans in Africa, but newer scholarship on...


How You Can Help: An Easy Guide to Doing Good Deeds in Your Everyday Life

by William D. Coplin

First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


The Real Cost of Cheap Food

by Michael Carolan

This challenging but accessible book critically examines the dominant food regime on its own terms, by seriously asking whether we can afford cheap food and exploring what exactly cheap food affords us. Detailing...


Ratings Analysis: Audience Measurement and Analytics

by James Webster, Patricia Phalen & Lawrence Lichty

This 4th edition of Ratings Analysis describes and explains the current audience information system that supports economic exchange in both traditional and evolving electronic media markets. Responding to the...


British Colonial Policy in the Age of Peel and Russell

by W. P. Morrel

First published in 1966. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Congress of Berlin and After

by William Norton Medlicott

First published in 1963. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Pepper Mountain

by Hammond

First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


International Perspectives on Police Education and Training

by Perry Stanislas

Training and education constitutes the backbone of a significant amount of police activity and expenditure in developing the most important resources involved in policing work. It also involves an array of actors...