Anthropology, Politics, and the State: Democracy and Violence in South Asia by Jonathan Spencer (Repost)

Anthropology, Politics, and the State: Democracy and Violence in South Asia by Jonathan Spencer (Repost)

Anthropology, Politics, and the State: Democracy and Violence in South Asia by Jonathan Spencer (Repost)
Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (August 6, 2007) | ISBN: 0521771773 | Pages: 203 | PDF | 2 MB

In recent years anthropology has rediscovered its interest in politics. Building on the findings of this research, this book offers a new way of analysing the relationship between culture and politics, with special attention to democracy, nationalism, the state and political violence.

Nice or Nasty: Food Choice, Food Law and Health in South East Asia

Nice or Nasty: Food Choice, Food Law and Health in South East Asia

Nice or Nasty: Food Choice, Food Law and Health in South East Asia by John Candlish
Cengage Learning Asia; 1 edition | December 1, 2002 | English | ISBN: 9812433880 | 222 pages | PDF | 5 MB

NICE OR NASTY is an entertaining and informative book with a readable approach to a topic that is extremely important to all societies, namely food choice, in relation to its regulation by law, custom and beliefs, and its health and disease aspects.

Anthropology, Politics, and the State: Democracy and Violence in South Asia


Anthropology, Politics, and the State: Democracy and Violence in South Asia
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | 208 pages | 2007-08-06 | 0521771773 | PDF | 4,5 Mb

Dance of Life: Popular Music and Politics in Southeast Asia by C.A. Lockard

Dance of Life: Popular Music and Politics in Southeast Asia by C.A. Lockard

Dance of Life: Popular Music and Politics in Southeast Asia by C.A. Lockard
English | 31 Dec. 1998 | ISBN: 0824819187, 0824818482 | 412 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Whatever its current role and significance in Anglo-American society, popular music has been and remains a tremendous social and cultural force in many parts of the world. This text explores the connections between popular music genres and politics in Southeast Asia, with particular emphasis on Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore.

The India-Pakistan Military Standoff: Crisis and Escalation in South Asia (repost)

The India-Pakistan Military Standoff: Crisis and Escalation in South Asia (repost)

Zachary S. Davis, "The India-Pakistan Military Standoff: Crisis and Escalation in South Asia (Initiatives in Strategic Studies: Issues and Policies)"
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0230109381 | PDF | 256 pages | 4.4 MB

Focusing on the 2001-2002 crisis which brought the nuclear rivals to the brink of war, this book explores the dynamics of strategic stability between India and Pakistan. Like the 1999 Kashmir crisis and the 2008 Mumbai crisis, the 2001 attack on the Indian Parliament set in motion events that nearly spun out of control.

"Assessing the Costs of Climate Change and Adaptation in South Asia" by Mahfuz Ahmed and Suphachol Suphachalasai

"Assessing the Costs of Climate Change and Adaptation in South Asia" by Mahfuz Ahmed and Suphachol Suphachalasai

"Assessing the Costs of Climate Change and Adaptation in South Asia" by Mahfuz Ahmed and Suphachol Suphachalasai
ADB | 2014 | ISBN: 9292545108 9789292545109 9789292545116 | 163 pages | PDF | 5 MB

This volume synthesizes the results of country and sector studies on the economic costs and benefits of unilateral and regional actions on climate change in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.

War and Escalation in South Asia

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War and Escalation in South Asia by John E Peters, James Dickens, Derek Eaton
RAND Corporation 2005 | ISBN: 0833038125; 9780833038128 | 120 Pages | PDF | 1.35 MB

The advent of two nuclear powers in South Asia, discoveries of nuclear trafficking, and insurgencies and terrorism that threaten important U.S. interests and objectives directly have transformed the region from a strategic backwater into a primary theater of concern for the United States…

Beyond Caste Identity and Power in South Asia, Past and Present

Beyond Caste Identity and Power in South Asia, Past and Present

Sumit Guha, "Beyond Caste Identity and Power in South Asia, Past and Present"
English | ISBN: 9004249184 | 2013 | 200 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Nuclear Energy and Liability in South Asia: Institutions, Legal Frameworks and Risk Assessment within SAARC

Nuclear Energy and Liability in South Asia: Institutions, Legal Frameworks and Risk Assessment within SAARC

Nuclear Energy and Liability in South Asia: Institutions, Legal Frameworks and Risk Assessment within SAARC by M. P. Ram Mohan
English | 2015 | ISBN: 813222342X | 142 pages | PDF | 2,4 MB

The India-Pakistan Military Standoff: Crisis and Escalation in South Asia (repost)

The India-Pakistan Military Standoff: Crisis and Escalation in South Asia (repost)

The India-Pakistan Military Standoff: Crisis and Escalation in South Asia (Initiatives in Strategic Studies: Issues and Policies) by Zachary S. Davis
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0230109381 | PDF | 256 pages | 4,4 MB

Theorizing the Local: Music, Practice, and Experience in South Asia and Beyond

Theorizing the Local: Music, Practice, and Experience in South Asia and Beyond

Richard K. Wolf, "Theorizing the Local: Music, Practice, and Experience in South Asia and Beyond"
English | ISBN: 0195331389, 0195331370 | 2009 | 344 pages | PDF | 5 MB

War and Escalation in South Asia (repost)

War and Escalation in South Asia (repost)

War and Escalation in South Asia
RAND Corporation 2005 | ISBN: 0833038125; 9780833038128 | 120 Pages | PDF | 1.35 MB

Son Preference: Sex Selection, Gender and Culture in South Asia

Son Preference: Sex Selection, Gender and Culture in South Asia

Navtej K. Purewal - Son Preference: Sex Selection, Gender and Culture in South Asia
Published: 2010-04-15 | ISBN: 1845204670, 1845204689 | PDF | 192 pages | 3 MB

Trade Liberalisation and Poverty in South Asia

Trade Liberalisation and Poverty in South Asia

Prema-chandra Athukorala, Jayatilleke S. Bandara, Saman Kelegama - Trade Liberalisation and Poverty in South Asia
Published: 2011-08-24 | ISBN: 0415561752 | PDF | 224 pages | 3 MB

Law and Revolution in South Africa: uBuntu, Dignity, and the Struggle for Constitutional Transformation

Law and Revolution in South Africa: uBuntu, Dignity, and the Struggle for Constitutional Transformation

Law and Revolution in South Africa: uBuntu, Dignity, and the Struggle for Constitutional Transformation by Drucilla Cornell
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0823257576, 0823257584 | 224 pages | PDF | 0,7 MB

A Muslim Archipelago: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia

A Muslim Archipelago: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia

A Muslim Archipelago: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia by Max L. Gross
English | Feb. 14, 2008 | ISBN: 1932946195 | 296 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

This book is with a contemporary focus. Author, Dr. Max Gross’s purpose is to use history to explain today’s Islamic insurgencies in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippines and to offer perspectives for the future.

Mike Millard - Jihad in Paradise: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia

Mike Millard - Jihad in Paradise: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia

Mike Millard - Jihad in Paradise: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia
M.E. Sharpe | 2004 | ISBN: 0765613352 | Pages: 176 | PDF | 5.15 MB

Law and Politics in British Colonial Thought: Transpositions of Empire (Palgrave Studies in Cultural and Intellectual History)

Law and Politics in British Colonial Thought: Transpositions of Empire (Palgrave Studies in Cultural and Intellectual History)

Shaunnagh Dorsett, "Law and Politics in British Colonial Thought: Transpositions of Empire (Palgrave Studies in Cultural and Intellectual History)"
Publisher: P….M… | ISBN 10: 023010455X | 2010 | PDF | 288 pages | 3.1 MB

Law and Politics in British Colonial Thought: Transpositions of Empire (repost)

Law and Politics in British Colonial Thought: Transpositions of Empire (repost)

Shaunnagh Dorsett, "Law and Politics in British Colonial Thought: Transpositions of Empire"
English | ISBN 10: 023010455X | 2010 | PDF | 288 pages | 3.1 MB

With the exhaustion of postcolonial studies, and following the historical turn in studies of European imperialism, the time is ripe for a more sharply historical consideration of the role of European legal thought in processes of colonial governance.

Law and Politics in Ocean Governance: The Fish Stocks Agreement of 1995 and Regional Fisheries Management Regimes

Law and Politics in Ocean Governance: The Fish Stocks Agreement of 1995 and Regional Fisheries Management Regimes

Law and Politics in Ocean Governance: The Fish Stocks Agreement of 1995 and Regional Fisheries Management Regimes (Publications on Ocean Development) by Geir Honneland
English | Dec. 31, 2005 | ISBN: 9004149686 | 242 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The UN Fish Stocks Agreement was an effort to curb rising conflicts and unilateral actions regarding the rights and duties of States to exploit and manage straddling and highly migratory fish stocks.This volume explores how these commitments are acted upon by States in a selection of regional fisheries management regimes, covering fisheries from the European Arctic to the western and central Pacific Ocean.