ASIAN AND OTHER AREA STUDIES


Simultaneously historical and contemporary in focus, Anthem Press’s area studies offer groundbreaking scholarship across a variety of academic disciplines, providing key insights into the historical, cultural, social, political and economic dynamics of a number of the world’s most important geopolitical regions.


Anthem South Asian Studies
Confronting issues of colonialism and postcolonialism, economic development, and the religious and political dynamics of the region.


Anthem Asia-Pacific Series
Drawing together studies on Asian and Antipodean history, finance and humanities to present original insights on a number of important topics relating to the Asia-Pacific region.


Anthem European Studies
Promoting original scholarship on European studies across a wide spectrum of academic disciplines.


Anthem Series on Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies
Promoting original scholarship on Russian and East European studies to a global audience, and offering research on the economy, politics, sociology, anthropology and history of the region.


Anthem Middle East Studies
Focusing on ways of strengthening the “system” of multinational environmental treaty making and treaty implementation.


  1. Caste, Entrepreneurship and the Illusions of Tradition
     
    Branding the Potters of Kolkata
    Geir Heierstad

    This ethnographic study is an empirical exploration of caste through the story of Indian potters who have transformed caste into a marketable brand in the business of selling sculptures. To these contemporary potters, caste is in their blood, caste is about being a creative and independent artist, and caste is about business, as they engage in a competitive market to sell their artworks.

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    Hardback | January 2017 | ISBN 9781783085163

  2. Patrick White beyond the Grave
     
    Edited by Ian Henderson and Anouk Lang

    Carrying forward the momentum of the twenty-first-century ‘rediscovery’ of Patrick White (1912–1990), winner of the 1973 Nobel Prize for Literature, this book features work by White scholars aiming to stimulate future research into ‘world’ modernism, queer literature, and the ‘jittery’ modernist impulses of contemporary culture.

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    Hardback | August 2015 | ISBN 9781783083978

  3. Patrick White beyond the Grave
     
    Edited by Ian Henderson and Anouk Lang

    Carrying forward the momentum of the twenty-first-century ‘rediscovery’ of Patrick White (1912–1990), winner of the 1973 Nobel Prize for Literature, this book features work by White scholars aiming to stimulate future research into ‘world’ modernism, queer literature, and the ‘jittery’ modernist impulses of contemporary culture.

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    Paperback | August 2015 | ISBN 9781783083985

  4. Christos Tsiolkas and the Fiction of Critique
     
    Politics, Obscenity, Celebrity
    Andrew McCann

    This is the first theoretically informed study of Tsiolkas’s work. It follows the arc of his controversial career, and explores the tensions between political radicality, transgressive sexuality and his more recent commercial success.

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    Hardback | June 2015 | ISBN 9781783084036

  5. Christos Tsiolkas and the Fiction of Critique
     
    Politics, Obscenity, Celebrity
    Andrew McCann

    This is the first theoretically informed study of Tsiolkas’s work. It follows the arc of his controversial career, and explores the tensions between political radicality, transgressive sexuality and his more recent commercial success.

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    Paperback | June 2015 | ISBN 9781783084043

  6. Performing Noncitizenship
     
    Asylum Seekers in Australian Theatre, Film and Activism
    Emma Cox

    This exacting study examines the role that theatre, film and activism responsive to asylum seekers has played in the emergence of ‘irregular’ noncitizenship as a cornerstone idea in contemporary Australian political and social life.

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    Hardback | May 2015 | ISBN 9781783084005

  7. Performing Noncitizenship
     
    Asylum Seekers in Australian Theatre, Film and Activism
    Emma Cox

    This exacting study examines the role that theatre, film and activism responsive to asylum seekers has played in the emergence of ‘irregular’ noncitizenship as a cornerstone idea in contemporary Australian political and social life.

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    Paperback | May 2015 | ISBN 9781783084012

  8. Ethnographies of Grey Zones in Eastern Europe
     
    Relations, Borders and Invisibilities
    Edited by Ida Harboe Knudsen and Martin Demant Frederiksen

    Over the last two decades, Eastern European countries have experienced extensive changes in geo-political relocations and relations leading to everyday uncertainty. Based on ethnographic cases, this anthology explores how grey zones of governance, borders, relations and invisibilities affect everyday life in contemporary Eastern Europe.

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    Paperback | April 2015 | ISBN 9781783084135

  9. Ethnographies of Grey Zones in Eastern Europe
     
    Relations, Borders and Invisibilities
    Edited by Ida Harboe Knudsen and Martin Demant Frederiksen

    Over the last two decades, Eastern European countries have experienced extensive changes in geo-political relocations and relations leading to everyday uncertainty. Based on ethnographic cases, this anthology explores how grey zones of governance, borders, relations and invisibilities affect everyday life in contemporary Eastern Europe.

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    Hardback | April 2015 | ISBN 9781783084128

  10. Being and Becoming European in Poland
     
    European Integration and Self-Identity
    Marysia H. Galbraith

    This book explores the life-story narratives of southern Poles, and asks what it means to be Polish as its population ‘becomes European’ following Poland’s entry into the European Union.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084289

  11. 9781783082650
     
    The First English Translation of the Marathi Anticolonial Classic, with a Historical Analysis of Theatre in British India
    Translated with an Introduction by Rakesh H. Solomon

    This volume offers the first English translation of one of India’s most celebrated works of anticolonial resistance. It is also the first edition of the play to provide an extensive historical-critical commentary and to draw on a comprehensive range of colonial archival documents.
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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084333

  12. Bulgaria in British Foreign Policy, 1943–1949
     
    Marietta Stankova

    This book explores Britain’s involvement in Bulgaria between 1943 and 1949, and by integrating little-known Communist Party documents with British diplomatic records, offers a new understanding of the origins of the Cold War in Bulgaria and the Balkans. 

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084302

  13. The Ahmadis and the Politics of Religious Exclusion in Pakistan
     
    Ali Usman Qasmi

    This path-breaking work traces the history of the political exclusion of the Ahmadiyya religious minority in Pakistan, drawing on revealing new sources and connecting its discussion to larger issues of Islam in postcolonial Muslim nation-states. Winner of the Karachi Literary Festival Peace Prize 2015.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084258

  14. Inside Australian Culture
     
    Legacies of Enlightenment Values
    Baden Offord, Erika Kerruish, Rob Garbutt, Adele Wessell and Kirsten Pavlovic, with a Foreword by Ashis Nandy and Afterword by Vinay Lal

    ‘Inside Australian Culture: Legacies of Enlightenment Values’ offers a critical intervention into the effects of colonialism in Australia, which continue to inform and dominate its public culture and institutions. Through an analysis of three significant moments in Australian history, the authors investigate how the public sphere continues to derive its values from the British Enlightenment.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084319

  15. In the World of the Outcasts
     
    Notes of a Former Penal Laborer, Volume II
    Pëtr Filippovich Iakubovich, Translated with an Introduction by Andrew A. Gentes

    This is the first English-language translation of P. F. Iakubovich’s popular roman à clef about his exile and experiences as a Siberian penal laborer during the late nineteenth century.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084180

  16. Re-balancing China
     
    Essays on the Global Financial Crisis, Industrial Policy and International Relations
    Peter Nolan

    ‘Re-balancing China’ addresses three key sets of issues in China’s political economy: the impact of the global financial crisis, the challenge of globalization for the nation’s industrial policy, and the potential conflict that might arise from the West’s fears of China’s growing economic and military power.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084166

  17. Conditioning Democratization
     
    Institutional Reforms and EU Membership Conditionality in Albania and Macedonia
    Ridvan Peshkopia

    This book analyzes the effects of European Union membership conditionality on institutional reforms in Eastern European countries hoping to join the EU, specifically Albania and Macedonia.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084227

  18. Indian and Chinese Immigrant Communities
     
    Comparative Perspectives
    Edited by Jayati Bhattacharya and Coonoor Kripalani

    This interdisciplinary collection of essays offers a window onto the overseas Indian and Chinese communities in Asia. Contributions give insight on the interactive role of the cultural and religious ‘other’, the diasporic absorption of local beliefs and customs, and the practical business networks and operational mechanisms unique to these communities.
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    Hardback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783083626

  19. In the World of the Outcasts
     
    Notes of a Former Penal Laborer, Volume I
    Pëtr Filippovich Iakubovich, Translated with an Introduction by Andrew A. Gentes

    This is the first English-language translation of P. F. Iakubovich’s popular roman à clef about his exile and experiences as a Siberian penal laborer during the late nineteenth century.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084173

  20. Consumption, Cities and States
     
    Comparing Singapore with Asian and Western Cities
    Ann Brooks and Lionel Wee

    ‘Consumption, Cities and States: Comparing Singapore with Asian and Western Cities’ examines the fascinating intersection of consumption, citizenship and the state in a cross-section of global cities in Asia and the West.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084265

  21. The Deoband Madrassah Movement
     
    Countercultural Trends and Tendencies
    Muhammad Moj

    This innovative book analyses the growth of Deobandi Islam, a religious sect whose followers include extremist groups such as the Taliban, through the frame of a counterculture in conflict with mainstream Muslim society.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783083893

  22. Fabricating Authenticity in Soviet Hungary
     
    The Afterlife of the First Hungarian Soviet Republic in the Age of State Socialism
    Péter Apor

    This book explores the memory of the First Hungarian Soviet Republic of 1919, which proved crucial for communist Hungarian political culture throughout the twentieth century. Apor takes an innovative approach to understudied aspects of European memory cultures, focusing particularly on how a dictatorship remembers and the concept of authenticity.

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    Paperback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783084197

  23. The Deoband Madrassah Movement
     
    Countercultural Trends and Tendencies
    Muhammad Moj

    This innovative book analyses the growth of Deobandi Islam, a religious sect whose followers include extremist groups such as the Taliban, through the frame of a counterculture in conflict with mainstream Muslim society.

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    Hardback | March 2015 | ISBN 9781783083886

  24. The Politics of Time and Youth in Brand India
     
    Bargaining with Capital
    Jyotsna Kapur

    A study of the profound preoccupation with time, youth and the relationship between generations in contemporary popular Indian media culture, this book suggests that the politics of time is a manifestation of the radicalised war between labour and capital inherent in India’s shift to neoliberalism since the 1990s.   

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    Paperback | December 2014 | ISBN 9781783083534

  25. Torkel Aschehoug and Norwegian Historical Economic Thought
     
    Reconsidering a Forgotten Norwegian Pioneer Economist
    Mathilde C. Fasting

    This book explores the economic thought of prominent Norwegian legal theorist and politician Torkel Halvorsen Aschehoug (1822–1909) during the last decades of the nineteenth century, focusing on his historical-empirical approach to economics.

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    Paperback | December 2014 | ISBN 9781783083503

  26. Global Villages
     
    Rural and Urban Transformations in Contemporary Bulgaria
    Edited by Ger Duijzings

    ‘Global Villages: Rural and Urban Transformations in Contemporary Bulgaria’ aims to broaden the study of globalization from urban to rural contexts, exploring its effects through case studies from postsocialist Bulgaria. 

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    Paperback | December 2014 | ISBN 9781783083510

  27. The Status of the Translation Profession in the European Union
     
    Anthony Pym, François Grin, Claudio Sfreddo and Andy L. J. Chan

    This book examines in detail traditional status signals in the translation profession. It provides case studies of eight European and non-European countries, identifying  a number of policy options and making recommendations on rectifying problem areas. 

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    Paperback | December 2014 | ISBN 9781783083473

  28. The “Slumdog” Phenomenon
     
    A Critical Anthology
    Edited by Ajay Gehlawat

    Featuring a dynamic combination of landmark essays by leading critics and theorists, “The Slumdog Phenomenon: A Critical Anthology” addresses multiple issues relating to “Slumdog Millionaire,” providing new ways of looking at this controversial film.

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    Paperback | November 2014 | ISBN 9781783083251

  29. The Post-traumatic Theatre of Grotowski and Kantor
     
    History and Holocaust in ‘Akropolis’ and ‘Dead Class’
    Magda Romanska, with a Foreword by Kathleen Cioffi

    This volume offers a historical and critical analysis of Grotowski’s ‘Akropolis’ and Kantor’s ‘Dead Class’, examining the ways that both directors represent Auschwitz in order to provide a new understanding of how translating trauma through the prism of performance can alter and deflect the meaning and reception of theatrical works.

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    Paperback | October 2014 | ISBN 9781783083213

  30. Communication and Colonialism in Eastern India
     
    Bihar, 1760s–1880s
    Nitin Sinha

    This volume offers a detailed analysis of colonial policies in respect to communication in India – via roads, ferries, steamships and railways – and reveals how communication became an integral part of colonial governance in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

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    Paperback | October 2014 | ISBN 9781783083114

  31. Re-framing Democracy and Agency in India
     
    Interrogating Political Society
    Edited by Ajay Gudavarthy

    This volume critically unpacks the concept of ‘political society’, formulated as a response to the idea of civil society in a postcolonial context.

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    Paperback | October 2014 | ISBN 9781783083077

  32. Studies in Hindu Law and Dharmaśāstra
     
    Ludo Rocher, edited by Donald R. Davis, Jr and with a Foreword by Richard W. Lariviere

    This book presents for the first time a collection of the major studies on Hindu law and Dharmaśāstra by Ludo Rocher, one of the brightest lights of American academia. This collection of essays serves as an invaluable introduction to Rocher’s distinctive and important contributions to the field of Indology.

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    Paperback | October 2014 | ISBN 9781783083152

  33. Reading by Numbers
     
    Recalibrating the Literary Field
    Katherine Bode

    ‘Reading by Numbers: Recalibrating the Literary Field’ explores the critical potential of digital and quantitative methods for producing new knowledge about literary and cultural history.

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    Paperback | October 2014 | ISBN 9781783083084

  34. Early Merchant Families of Sydney
     
    Speculation and Risk Management on the Fringes of Empire
    Janette Holcomb

    ‘Early Merchant Families of Sydney’ traces the development of private enterprise in Australia through a study of the antecedents, connections and commercial activities of early Sydney merchants.

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    Hardback | August 2014 | ISBN 9781783081257

  35. Africa and Economic Policy
     
    Developing a Framework for Policymakers
    Ferdinand Bakoup

    This book suggests a unique conceptual framework for designing and conducting economic policy in developing countries, particularly those in Africa.

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    Hardback | August 2014 | ISBN 9781783080199

  36. Women, Gender and Everyday Social Transformation in India
     
    Edited by Kenneth Bo Nielsen and Anne Waldrop

    ‘Women, Gender and Everyday Social Transformation in India’ explores key processes of gendered change in contemporary India. Through ethnographically grounded case studies, the volume foregrounds the contradictory and contested co-existence of discrepant gendered norms, values and visions in a society caught up in wider processes of sociopolitical change.
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    Hardback | August 2014 | ISBN 9781783082698

  37. 9781783082650
     
    The First English Translation of the Marathi Anticolonial Classic, with a Historical Analysis of Theatre in British India
    Translated with an Introduction by Rakesh H. Solomon

    This volume offers the first English translation of one of India’s most celebrated works of anticolonial resistance. It is also the first edition of the play to provide an extensive historical-critical commentary and to draw on a comprehensive range of colonial archival documents.
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    Hardback | July 2014 | ISBN 9781783082650

  38. Bulgaria in British Foreign Policy, 1943–1949
     
    Marietta Stankova

    This book explores Britain’s involvement in Bulgaria between 1943 and 1949, and by integrating little-known Communist Party documents with British diplomatic records, offers a new understanding of the origins of the Cold War in Bulgaria and the Balkans. 

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    Hardback | July 2014 | ISBN 9781783082322

  39. Inside Australian Culture
     
    Legacies of Enlightenment Values
    Baden Offord, Erika Kerruish, Rob Garbutt, Adele Wessell and Kirsten Pavlovic, with a Foreword by Ashis Nandy and Afterword by Vinay Lal

    ‘Inside Australian Culture: Legacies of Enlightenment Values’ offers a critical intervention into the effects of colonialism in Australia, which continue to inform and dominate its public culture and institutions. Through an analysis of three significant moments in Australian history, the authors investigate how the public sphere continues to derive its values from the British Enlightenment.

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    Hardback | July 2014 | ISBN 9781783082315

  40. Being and Becoming European in Poland
     
    European Integration and Self-Identity
    Marysia H. Galbraith

    This book explores the life-story narratives of southern Poles, and asks what it means to be Polish as its population ‘becomes European’ following Poland’s entry into the European Union.

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    Hardback | June 2014 | ISBN 9781783082308

  41. The Ahmadis and the Politics of Religious Exclusion in Pakistan
     
    Ali Usman Qasmi

    This path-breaking work traces the history of the political exclusion of the Ahmadiyya religious minority in Pakistan, drawing on revealing new sources and connecting its discussion to larger issues of Islam in postcolonial Muslim nation-states. Winner of the Karachi Literary Festival Peace Prize 2015.

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    Hardback | May 2014 | ISBN 9781783082339

  42. Consumption, Cities and States
     
    Comparing Singapore with Asian and Western Cities
    Ann Brooks and Lionel Wee

    ‘Consumption, Cities and States: Comparing Singapore with Asian and Western Cities’ examines the fascinating intersection of consumption, citizenship and the state in a cross-section of global cities in Asia and the West.

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    Hardback | May 2014 | ISBN 9781783082261

  43. Conditioning Democratization
     
    Institutional Reforms and EU Membership Conditionality in Albania and Macedonia
    Ridvan Peshkopia

    This book analyzes the effects of European Union membership conditionality on institutional reforms in Eastern European countries hoping to join the EU, specifically Albania and Macedonia.

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    Hardback | April 2014 | ISBN 9780857283252

  44. Fabricating Authenticity in Soviet Hungary
     
    The Afterlife of the First Hungarian Soviet Republic in the Age of State Socialism
    Péter Apor

    This book explores the memory of the First Hungarian Soviet Republic of 1919, which proved crucial for communist Hungarian political culture throughout the twentieth century. Apor takes an innovative approach to understudied aspects of European memory cultures, focusing particularly on how a dictatorship remembers and the concept of authenticity.

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    Hardback | March 2014 | ISBN 9780857281104

  45. In the World of the Outcasts
     
    Notes of a Former Penal Laborer, Volume I
    Pëtr Filippovich Iakubovich, Translated with an Introduction by Andrew A. Gentes

    This is the first English-language translation of P. F. Iakubovich’s popular roman à clef about his exile and experiences as a Siberian penal laborer during the late nineteenth century.

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    Hardback | February 2014 | ISBN 9781783081110

  46.  ‘For those who’ve come across the seas...’
     
    Australian Multicultural Theory, Policy and Practice
    Edited by Andrew Jakubowicz and Christina Ho

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    Hardback | February 2014 | ISBN 9781783081233

  47. Parliamentary Government in Australia
     
    Alan J. Ward

    The volume combines constitutional history and political science to compare all nine of Australia’s political systems, federal, state and territory, from colonial times to the present.

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    Hardback | February 2014 | ISBN 9781783081219

  48. In the World of the Outcasts
     
    Notes of a Former Penal Laborer, Volume II
    Pëtr Filippovich Iakubovich, Translated with an Introduction by Andrew A. Gentes

    This is the first English-language translation of P. F. Iakubovich’s popular roman à clef about his exile and experiences as a Siberian penal laborer during the late nineteenth century.

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    Hardback | February 2014 | ISBN 9781783081127

  49. Nazi Dreamtime
     
    Australian Enthusiasts for Hitler’s Germany
    David Bird

    ‘Nazi Dreamtime’ is the ground-breaking story of extreme-right, ultra-nationalist thought and practice in Australia in the period immediately before and during the Second World War. It focuses on those native-born Australians who were attracted to the ideology of Nazism in Germany from 1933. 

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    Hardback | February 2014 | ISBN 9781783081240

  50.  Constitutional Conventions in Australia
     
    An Introduction to the Unwritten Rules of Australia’s Constitutions
    Ian Killey

    Australia’s constitutions omit or barely mention many of the essential and well-known elements of the country’s system of government. This work fills that void by explaining the nature of conventions, how they arise, how they are altered, as well as their operation and development. 

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    Hardback | February 2014 | ISBN 9781783081226

  51. Re-balancing China
     
    Essays on the Global Financial Crisis, Industrial Policy and International Relations
    Peter Nolan

    ‘Re-balancing China’ addresses three key sets of issues in China’s political economy: the impact of the global financial crisis, the challenge of globalization for the nation’s industrial policy, and the potential conflict that might arise from the West’s fears of China’s growing economic and military power.
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    Hardback | February 2014 | ISBN 9781783081264

  52. South Asia 2060
     
    Envisioning Regional Futures
    Edited by Adil Najam and Moeed Yusuf

    “South Asia 2060” is a dialogue between 47 thought leaders, ranging from policymakers to academics to civil society activists and visionaries from across South Asia and the world, on the likely longer-range trajectories of South Asia’s future as a region. The collection explores how South Asia’s regional future will impact the rest of the world while also shedding light on its present condition.

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    Paperback | December 2013 | ISBN 9781783080359

  53. Changing France
     
    Literature and Material Culture in the Second Empire
    Anne Green

    Focusing on cultural areas such as exhibitions, transport, food, dress and photography, ‘Changing France’ shows how apparently trivial aspects of modern life provided Second Empire writers with a versatile means of thinking about deeper issues.

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    Paperback | December 2013 | ISBN 9781783080700

  54. Religion and Identity in South Asia and Beyond
     
    Essays in Honor of Patrick Olivelle
    Edited by Steven E. Lindquist

    This volume brings together sixteen articles on the religions, literatures and histories of South and Central Asia in tribute to Patrick Olivelle, one of North America's leading Sanskritists and historians of early India.

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    Paperback | December 2013 | ISBN 9781783080670

  55. Stages of Life
     
    Indian Theatre Autobiographies
    Kathryn Hansen

    Four autobiographies of early twentieth-century actors and playwrights are presented in English translation, with substantive chapters on the Parsi theatre and strategies for reading autobiography in the Indian context.

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    Paperback | December 2013 | ISBN 9781783080687

  56. FitzGerald’s Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám
     
    Popularity and Neglect
    Edited by Adrian Poole, Christine van Ruymbeke, William H. Martin and Sandra Mason

    For all its fame in the wider world, Edward FitzGerald’s ‘Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám’ (1859) has been largely ignored by the academic establishment. This volume explores the reasons for both its popularity and neglect.

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    Paperback | November 2013 | ISBN 9781783080717

  57. The Politics of Time and Youth in Brand India
     
    Bargaining with Capital
    Jyotsna Kapur

    A study of the profound preoccupation with time, youth and the relationship between generations in contemporary popular Indian media culture, this book suggests that the politics of time is a manifestation of the radicalised war between labour and capital inherent in India’s shift to neoliberalism since the 1990s.   

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    Hardback | October 2013 | ISBN 9780857281098

  58. Torkel Aschehoug and Norwegian Historical Economic Thought
     
    Reconsidering a Forgotten Norwegian Pioneer Economist
    Mathilde C. Fasting

    This book explores the economic thought of prominent Norwegian legal theorist and politician Torkel Halvorsen Aschehoug (1822–1909) during the last decades of the nineteenth century, focusing on his historical-empirical approach to economics.

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    Hardback | October 2013 | ISBN 9780857280756

  59. Diagnosing the Indonesian Economy
     
    Toward Inclusive and Green Growth
    Edited by Hal Hill and Muhammad Ehsan Khan and Juzhong Zhuang

    ‘Diagnosing the Indonesian Economy: Toward Inclusive and Green Growth’ analyzes the critical development constraints facing the country, and proposes policy options to help overcome these constraints and set the country on a path of high and sustained inclusive economic growth in the medium term.

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    Paperback | October 2013 | ISBN 9781783080526

  60. Overseas Chinese Christian Entrepreneurs in Modern China
     
    A Case Study of the Influence of Christian Ethics on Business Life
    Joy Kooi-Chin Tong

    Inspired by Max Weber’s thesis on the Protestant ethic, this volume examines the influence of Christianity on overseas Chinese entrepreneurs working in China during its transition from a centrally-planned economy toward a market economy under Communist rule.

     
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    Paperback | October 2013 | ISBN 9781783080564

  61. Global Villages
     
    Rural and Urban Transformations in Contemporary Bulgaria
    Edited by Ger Duijzings

    ‘Global Villages: Rural and Urban Transformations in Contemporary Bulgaria’ aims to broaden the study of globalization from urban to rural contexts, exploring its effects through case studies from postsocialist Bulgaria. 

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    Hardback | October 2013 | ISBN 9780857280732

  62. The Status of the Translation Profession in the European Union
     
    Anthony Pym, François Grin, Claudio Sfreddo and Andy L. J. Chan

    This book examines in detail traditional status signals in the translation profession. It provides case studies of eight European and non-European countries, identifying  a number of policy options and making recommendations on rectifying problem areas. 

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    Hardback | September 2013 | ISBN 9780857281265

  63. The “Slumdog” Phenomenon
     
    A Critical Anthology
    Edited by Ajay Gehlawat

    Featuring a dynamic combination of landmark essays by leading critics and theorists, “The Slumdog Phenomenon: A Critical Anthology” addresses multiple issues relating to “Slumdog Millionaire,” providing new ways of looking at this controversial film.

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    Hardback | February 2013 | ISBN 9780857280015

  64. The Post-traumatic Theatre of Grotowski and Kantor
     
    History and Holocaust in ‘Akropolis’ and ‘Dead Class’
    Magda Romanska, with a Foreword by Kathleen Cioffi

    This volume offers a historical and critical analysis of Grotowski’s ‘Akropolis’ and Kantor’s ‘Dead Class’, examining the ways that both directors represent Auschwitz in order to provide a new understanding of how translating trauma through the prism of performance can alter and deflect the meaning and reception of theatrical works.

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    Hardback | December 2012 | ISBN 9780857285164

  65. Angus & Robertson and the British Trade in Australian Books, 1930–1970
     
    The Getting of Bookselling Wisdom
    Jason D. Ensor

    This volume details the history of Australia’s oldest and most nationally iconic publishing firm, Angus & Robertson, and its long-term investment in establishing and maintaining a viable commercial arm in London from 1930 to 1970.

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    Hardback | December 2012 | ISBN 9780857285669

  66. Inclusive Growth, Full Employment, and Structural Change
     
    Implications and Policies for Developing Asia, Second Edition
    Jesus Felipe

    'Inclusive Growth, Full Employment, and Structural Change: Implications and Policies for Developing Asia' discusses policies to achieve inclusive growth in developing Asia, including those relating to agriculture, investment, certain state interventions, monetary, fiscal, and the role of the state as employer of last resort.

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    Paperback | December 2012 | ISBN 9780857285720

  67. An Introduction to Changing India
     
    Culture, Politics and Development
    Sirpa Tenhunen and Minna Säävälä

    This book provides a comprehensive view on rapidly changing India. It covers Indian culture, politics, economy and technology, as well as population and environmental issues.

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    Paperback | December 2012 | ISBN 9780857288059

  68. The Atlas of Climate Change Impact on European Cultural Heritage
     
    Scientific Analysis and Management Strategies
    Edited by C. Sabbioni, P. Brimblecombe and M. Cassar

     The Atlas of Climate Change Impact on European Cultural Heritage' is comprised of a vulnerability atlas and its accompanying guidelines, which together reveal the effects of future climate variations on cultural heritage.

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    Paperback | November 2012 | ISBN 9780857282835

  69. Anton Chekhov Through the Eyes of Russian Thinkers
     
    Vasilii Rozanov, Dmitrii Merezhkovskii and Lev Shestov
    Edited by Olga Tabachnikova

    This volume offers modern perspectives, from a strong international team of scholars, on the perception of Anton Chekhov's works by three leading cultural figures of the Silver Age of Russian culture - Vasilii Rozanov, Dmitrii Merezhkovskii and Lev Shestov.

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    Paperback | October 2012 | ISBN 9780857285744

  70. Studies in Hindu Law and Dharmaśāstra
     
    Ludo Rocher, edited by Donald R. Davis, Jr and with a Foreword by Richard W. Lariviere

    This book presents for the first time a collection of the major studies on Hindu law and Dharmaśāstra by Ludo Rocher, one of the brightest lights of American academia. This collection of essays serves as an invaluable introduction to Rocher’s distinctive and important contributions to the field of Indology.

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    Hardback | September 2012 | ISBN 9780857285508

  71. Communication and Colonialism in Eastern India
     
    Bihar, 1760s–1880s
    Nitin Sinha

    This volume offers a detailed analysis of colonial policies in respect to communication in India – via roads, ferries, steamships and railways – and reveals how communication became an integral part of colonial governance in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

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    Hardback | September 2012 | ISBN 9780857284488

  72. Reading by Numbers
     
    Recalibrating the Literary Field
    Katherine Bode

    ‘Reading by Numbers: Recalibrating the Literary Field’ explores the critical potential of digital and quantitative methods for producing new knowledge about literary and cultural history.

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    Hardback | July 2012 | ISBN 9780857284549

  73. Mapping the Nation
     
    An Anthology of Indian Poetry in English, 1870-1920
    Edited by Sheshalatha Reddy

    Focusing specifically on the poetic construction of India, ‘Mapping the Nation’ offers a broad selection of poetry written by Indians in English during the period 1870–1920.

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    Hardback | June 2012 | ISBN 9780857284419

  74. A New India?
     
    Critical Reflections in the Long Twentieth Century
    Edited by Anthony P. D'Costa, with a Foreword by Deepak Nayyar

    This volume critically examines the notion of a ‘new’ India by recognizing that India is changing remarkably and by exposing the many economic, social, and political contradictions that are integral to contemporary India.

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    Paperback | April 2012 | ISBN 9780857285041

  75. Re-framing Democracy and Agency in India
     
    Interrogating Political Society
    Edited by Ajay Gudavarthy

    This volume critically unpacks the concept of ‘political society’, formulated as a response to the idea of civil society in a postcolonial context.

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    Hardback | March 2012 | ISBN 9780857283504

  76. Iron Lazar
     
    A Political Biography of Lazar Kaganovich
    E. A. Rees

     The first English-language biography of Lazar Kaganovich, one of Stalin’s leading deputies, ‘Iron Lazar’ provides an insight into the political and personal relations of the Stalin group, and examines Kaganovich’s role in shaping policy during the Stalinist regime. 

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    Hardback | February 2012 | ISBN 9780857283498

  77. Overseas Chinese Christian Entrepreneurs in Modern China
     
    A Case Study of the Influence of Christian Ethics on Business Life
    Joy Kooi-Chin Tong

    Inspired by Max Weber’s thesis on the Protestant ethic, this volume examines the influence of Christianity on overseas Chinese entrepreneurs working in China during its transition from a centrally-planned economy toward a market economy under Communist rule.

     
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    Hardback | February 2012 | ISBN 9780857283535

  78. Diagnosing the Indonesian Economy
     
    Toward Inclusive and Green Growth
    Edited by Hal Hill, Muhammad Ehsan Khan, and Juzhong Zhuang

    ‘Diagnosing the Indonesian Economy: Toward Inclusive and Green Growth’ analyzes the critical development constraints facing the country, and proposes policy options to help overcome these constraints and set the country on a path of high and sustained inclusive economic growth in the medium term.

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    Hardback | February 2012 | ISBN 9780857284471

  79. Photography, Early Cinema and Colonial Modernity
     
    Frank Hurley's Synchronized Lecture Entertainments
    Robert Dixon

    This volume is an account of the stage and screen practice of Australian photographer and film maker Frank Hurley, in the context of early twentieth-century mass media.

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    Hardback | January 2012 | ISBN 9780857287953

  80. Ascetics and Brahmins
     
    Studies in Ideologies and Institutions
    Patrick Olivelle

    This volume brings together papers on Indian ascetical institutions and ideologies published by Patrick Olivelle over a span of about thirty years.
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    Hardback | December 2011 | ISBN 9780857284327

  81. Studies on the Cārvāka/Lokāyata
     
    Ramkrishna Bhattacharya

    This volume is the first attempt at a scientific study of the Carvaka/Lokayata, the materialist system of philosophy that flourished in ancient India between the eighth and the twelfth century CE.

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    Hardback | December 2011 | ISBN 9780857284334

  82. Language, Texts, and Society
     
    Explorations in Ancient Indian Culture and Religion
    Patrick Olivelle

    This collection brings together the research papers of Patrick Olivelle, published over a period of about ten years. The unifying theme of these studies is the search for historical context and developments hidden within words and texts.

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    Hardback | December 2011 | ISBN 9780857284310

  83. Politics and the Theory of Language in the USSR 1917-1938
     
    The Birth of Sociological Linguistics
    Edited by Craig Brandist and Katya Chown

    'Politics and the Theory of Language in the USSR 1917-1938' provides ground-breaking research into the relationship between linguistic theory and politics during the first two decades of the USSR.

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    Paperback | October 2011 | ISBN 9780857284044

  84. Stages of Life
     
    Indian Theatre Autobiographies
    Kathryn Hansen

    Four autobiographies of early twentieth-century actors and playwrights are presented in English translation, with substantive chapters on the Parsi theatre and strategies for reading autobiography in the Indian context.

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    Hardback | October 2011 | ISBN 9780857286604

  85. India and the World Bank
     
    The Politics of Aid and Influence
    Jason A. Kirk

    'The World Bank needs India more than India needs it.' So goes an emerging consensus on both sides of the relationship between the Bank and its largest borrower. This book analyzes the politics of aid and influence, with a particular focus on sub-national state-level reforms in India.

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    Paperback | October 2011 | ISBN 9780857284129

  86. India and China: Interactions through Buddhism and Diplomacy
     
    A Collection of Essays by Professor Prabodh Chandra Bagchi
    Compiled by Bangwei Wang and Tansen Sen

    This volume collates the classic works of the preeminent Indian scholar of Chinese history and Buddhism, Professor Prabodh Chandra Bagchi (1898–1956).

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    Hardback | October 2011 | ISBN 9789380601175

  87. Virtual Voyages
     
    Travel Writing and the Antipodes 1605-1837
    Paul Longley Arthur

    'Virtual Voyages' is a fascinating account of the European discovery of the elusive 'great south land' told through the literature of 'imaginary voyages'.

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    Paperback | October 2011 | ISBN 9780857284082

  88. Religion and Identity in South Asia and Beyond
     
    Essays in Honor of Patrick Olivelle
    Edited by Steven E. Lindquist

    This volume brings together sixteen articles on the religions, literatures and histories of South and Central Asia in tribute to Patrick Olivelle, one of North America's leading Sanskritists and historians of early India.

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    Hardback | October 2011 | ISBN 9780857287908

  89. South Asian Media Cultures
     
    Audiences, Representations, Contexts
    Edited by Shakuntala Banaji

    'South Asian Media Cultures' examines a wide range of media cultures and practices from across South Asia, using a common set of historical, political and theoretical engagements.

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    Paperback | October 2011 | ISBN 9780857284099

  90. Russia's Penal Colony in the Far East
     
    A Translation of Vlas Doroshevich's "Sakhalin"
    Vlas Doroshevich, Translated with an Introduction by Andrew A. Gentes

    ‘Russia’s Penal Colony in the Far East: A Translation of Vlas Doroshevich’s “Sakhalin”’ is the first English language translation of the Russian journalist Vlas Doroshevich’s 1903 account of his visit to tsarist Russia’s largest penal colony, Sakhalin, in the north Pacific.

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    Paperback | July 2011 | ISBN 9780857283917

  91. Travellers to the Middle East from Burckhardt to Thesiger
     
    An Anthology
    Edited by Geoffrey P. Nash

    An invaluable compendium of writing on the Middle East including extracts from canonical and less well known travellers’ works.

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    Paperback | July 2011 | ISBN 9780857283931

  92. FitzGerald’s Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám
     
    Popularity and Neglect
    Edited by Adrian Poole, Christine van Ruymbeke, William H. Martin and Sandra Mason

    For all its fame in the wider world, Edward FitzGerald’s ‘Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám’ (1859) has been largely ignored by the academic establishment. This volume explores the reasons for both its popularity and neglect.

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    Hardback | July 2011 | ISBN 9780857287816

  93. Petrified Utopia
     
    Happiness Soviet Style
    Edited by Marina Balina and Evgeny Dobrenko

    ‘Petrified Utopia’ redresses the lack of scholarship on the issue of the pursuit of collective happiness in Soviet culture, and presents a collection of essays that discuss different manifestations of happiness in literature and visual culture.

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    Paperback | July 2011 | ISBN 9780857283900

  94. Changing France
     
    Literature and Material Culture in the Second Empire
    Anne Green

    Focusing on cultural areas such as exhibitions, transport, food, dress and photography, ‘Changing France’ shows how apparently trivial aspects of modern life provided Second Empire writers with a versatile means of thinking about deeper issues.

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    Hardback | July 2011 | ISBN 9780857287779

  95. Bollywood and Globalization
     
    Indian Popular Cinema, Nation, and Diaspora
    Edited by Rini Bhattacharya Mehta and Rajeshwari V. Pandharipande

    This book is a collection of incisive articles on the interactions between Indian Popular Cinema and the political and cultural ideologies of a new post-Global India.

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    Paperback | June 2011 | ISBN 9780857287823

  96. Aboard the Democracy Train
     
    A Journey through Pakistan's Last Decade of Democracy
    Nafisa Hoodbhoy

    'Aboard the Democracy Train' is a gripping front-line account of Pakistan's decade of turbulent democracy (1988-1999), as told through the eyes of the only woman reporter working during the Zia era for the nation's leading English language newspaper.

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    Paperback | April 2011 | ISBN 9780857289674

  97. The Non-Geometric Lenin
     
    Essays on the Development of the Bolshevik Party 1910-1914
    Carter Elwood

    This book is a collection of eleven essays dealing with Lenin’s attempt to develop a Bolshevik Party between 1910 and 1914 as well as his curious relations with a tsarist police spy and a female Bolshevik during that period.

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    Hardback | April 2011 | ISBN 9780857287786

  98. Trysts with Democracy
     
    Political Practice in South Asia
    Edited by Stig Toft Madsen, Kenneth Bo Nielsen and Uwe Skoda

    This volume offers a collection of lucid, theoretically stimulating articles that explore and analyse the institutions and values which are salient in understanding political practices in South Asia.

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    Hardback | March 2011 | ISBN 9780857287731

  99. The Anti-Politics Machine in India
     
    State, Decentralization and Participatory Watershed Development
    Vasudha Chhotray

    This book assesses the validity of ‘anti-politics’ critiques of development, first popularised by James Ferguson, in the peculiar context of India. It examines the extent to which it is possible to keep politics out of a highly technocratic state watershed development programme that also seeks to be participatory.

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    Hardback | March 2011 | ISBN 9780857287670

  100. National Strategies for Regional Integration
     
    South and East Asian Case Studies
    Edited by Joseph Francois, Pradumna B. Rana and Ganeshan Wignaraja

    ‘National Strategies for Regional Integration: South and East Asian Case Studies’ analyses the way Asian economies develop and implement effective approaches to regional cooperation and integration.

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    Paperback | January 2011 | ISBN 9780857289933

  101. Diagnosing the Philippine Economy
     
    Toward Inclusive Growth
    Edited by Dante B. Canlas, Muhammad Ehsan Khan and Juzhong Zhuang

    ‘Diagnosing the Philippine Economy’ describes the conditions that depress economic growth in the Philippine economy and their causes and potential solutions.

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    Paperback | January 2011 | ISBN 9780857289940

  102. P. S. O'Hegarty (1879-1955)
     
    Sinn Féin Fenian
    Keiron Curtis

    'P. S. O'Hegarty (1879-1955)' provides an informative and lively biography of the Irish nationalist P.S. O'Hegarty, a major historical figure in the modern separatist movement.

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    Hardback | October 2010 | ISBN 9781843318590

  103. Fat China
     
    How Expanding Waistlines are Changing a Nation
    Paul French and Matthew Crabbe

    'Fat China' provides an in-depth analysis of the growing problem of obesity in China and its relationship to the nation's changing diet, lifestyle trends and healthcare system.

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    Paperback | July 2010 | ISBN 9780857289650

  104. Creating Irish Tourism
     
    The First Century, 1750-1850
    William H. A. Williams

    Based on the accounts of British and Anglo-Irish travelers, 'Creating Irish Tourism' charts the development of tourism in Ireland from its origins in the mid-eighteenth century to the country's emergence as a major European tourist destination a century later.

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    Hardback | March 2010 | ISBN 9781843318446

  105. India and the Global Financial Crisis
     
    Managing Money and Finance
    Y. V. Reddy

    ‘India and the Global Financial Crisis’ offers a collection of key speeches delivered by Reddy during his tenure as Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, and provides insights into the challenges facing the management of India's calibrated integration within the global economy.

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    Paperback | January 2010 | ISBN 9781843318835

  106. The Retreat of Democracy and Other Itinerant Essays on Globalization, Economics, and India
     
    Kaushik Basu

    ‘The Retreat of Democracy’ presents an expanded and reworked selection of Basu's best journalistic writings on political and economic themes since the late 1990s.

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    Paperback | January 2010 | ISBN 9781843318279

  107. Europe - giving shape to an idea
     
    The Council of the European Union

    This fascinating compilation of extracts from proposals for uniting Europe, drawn up over the centuries, shows that the idea of European integration is far older than is often imagined.

    PRICE:  £21.99  /  $36.95
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    Hardback | December 2009 | ISBN 9781843318293

  108. Calcutta Mosaic
     
    Essays and Interviews on the Minority Communities of Calcutta
    Edited by Himadri Banerjee, Nilanjana Gupta and Sipra Mukherjee

    ‘Calcutta Mosiac’ explores the history of the diverse immigrant communities of this great city.

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    Hardback | July 2009 | ISBN 9788190583558

  109. Friends and Enemies
     
    The Past, Present and Future of the Communist Party of China
    Kerry Brown, with a Foreword by Will Hutton

    ‘Friends and Enemies’ delivers a thorough account of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), explaining its origins and evolution, looking at options for its future, and laying bare its inner workings.

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    Paperback | July 2009 | ISBN 9781843317814

  110. Japan's Open Future
     
    An Agenda for Global Citizenship
    John Haffner, Tomas Casas i Klett, Jean-Pierre Lehmann

    Where does Japan fit in a rapidly changing world, and how should it relate to the United States and China? Three foreign commentators make a provocative and persuasive argument that the time has come for Japan to help build a stronger Asian community, and to become an engaged and conscientious global citizen.

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    Hardback | March 2009 | ISBN 9781843313113

  111. Govind Narayan's Mumbai
     
    An Urban Biography from 1863
    Edited and Translated by Murali Ranganathan, with a Foreword by Gyan Prakash

    The first ever book on Mumbai written in the Marathi language, this is a historically fascinating and revealing urban biography of nineteenth-century India.

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    Paperback | February 2009 | ISBN 9781843313052

  112. Integrating China
     
    Towards the Coordinated Market Economy
    Peter Nolan

    This timely collection of essays from Peter Nolan offers deep insight into the challenges faced in integrating China with the global political economy.

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    Paperback | October 2008 | ISBN 9781843312383

  113. Bengal Partition Stories
     
    An Unclosed Chapter
    Edited by Bashabi Fraser

    Through oral histories, interviews and fictional retellings, 'Bengal Partition Stories' unearths and articulates the collective memories of a people traumatised by the brutal division of their homeland.

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    Paperback | March 2008 | ISBN 9781843312994

  114. Russia's Oil and Natural Gas
     
    Bonanza or Curse?
    Edited by Michael Ellman

    A comprehensive evaluation of the Russian oil and natural gas industry and its pivotal role in the volatile Russian economy.

    PRICE:  £16.99  /  $29.95
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    Paperback | December 2006 | ISBN 9781843312260

  115. History and the Present
     
    Edited by Partha Chatterjee and Anjan Ghosh

    The essays in this volume bring together historians and anthropologists to reflect on the place of history within present-day conditions. A compelling collected volume of pertinent and articulate essays.

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    Hardback | March 2006 | ISBN 9781843312246

  116. Colonial Childhoods
     
    The Juvenile Periphery of India 1850-1945
    Satadru Sen

    An exploration of the shaping of childhood in the colonial period.

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    Paperback | August 2005 | ISBN 9781843311782

  117. European Trade and Colonial Conquest
     
    Volume 1
    Biplab Dasgupta

    A book on the evolution of Bengal's economy and society before colonisation, beginning from pre-historic days.

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    Paperback | June 2005 | ISBN 9781843310297

  118. Subaltern Sports
     
    Politics and Sport in South Asia
    Edited by James H. Mills

    A unique volume about the relationship between politics and sport in South Asia.

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    Paperback | May 2005 | ISBN 9781843311683

  119. Chechnya
     
    From Past to Future
    Edited by Richard Sakwa

    A remarkable collection of essays, considering every angle of the Chechen conflict.

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    Paperback | April 2005 | ISBN 9781843311652

  120. Azad Hind
     
    Subhas Chandra Bose, Writing and Speeches 1941-1943
    Edited by Sisir K. Bose and Sugata Bose

    A collection of Subhas Chandra Bose's writings and speeches, 1941–1943.

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    Paperback | October 2004 | ISBN 9781843310839

  121. A History of Pakistan and Its Origins
     
    Edited by Christophe Jaffrelot

    A comprehensive, detailed and contemporary study of one of the most diverse, volatile and strategically significant countries in the world today.

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    Paperback | September 2004 | ISBN 9781843311492

  122. A History of Modern India, 1480-1950
     
    Edited by Claude Markovits

    A comprehensive chronological analysis of India's vibrant and diverse history.

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    Paperback | September 2004 | ISBN 9781843311522

  123. The Un-Gandhian Gandhi
     
    The Life and Afterlife of the Mahatma
    Claude Markovits

    An examination of the life and afterlife of the Mahatma.

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    Paperback | August 2004 | ISBN 9781843311270

  124. Transforming China
     
    Globalization, Transition and Development
    Peter Nolan

    A wide-ranging review of China's economic boom and the way in which it has been rapidly transformed beyond all recognition.

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    Paperback | May 2004 | ISBN 9781843311232

  125. A History of Russia Volume 1
     
    To 1917
    Walter G. Moss

    A comprehensive and accessible history of the culture, people and politics of this vast and enigmatic nation.

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    Paperback | July 2003 | ISBN 9781843310235

  126. The Ascendancy of the Congress in Uttar Pradesh
     
    Class, Community and Nation in Northern India, 1920-1940
    Gyanendra Pandey

    Investigates the social contradictions, class forces and efforts at political organization that lay behind the powerful nationalist movement in Uttar Pradesh the 1920s and '30s.

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    Paperback | July 2002 | ISBN 9781843310570

  127. Reading Subaltern Studies
     
    Critical History, Contested Meaning and the Globalization of South Asia
    Edited by David Ludden

    A reliable point of departure for new readers of Subaltern Studies and a resource base for experienced readers who want to revive critical debates.

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    Paperback | February 2002 | ISBN 9781843310594