Regional Focus on Asia

Asia's New Multilateralism

Asia's New Multilateralism: Cooperation, Competition,
and the Search for Community

Edited by Michael J. Green & Bates Gill

New York, NY: Columbia University Press. 2009. 382pp.

Blisters on their Feet: Tales of Internally Displaced Persons in India's North East

Blisters on their Feet: Tales of
Internally Displaced Persons in India's North East

Edited by Samir Kumar Dasr

Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications. 2008. 347pp.

*Cross-listed in Refugees & Displaced Persons

Catastrophe and Contention in Rural China: Mao's Great Leap Forward Famine and the Origins of Righteous Resistance in Da Fo Village

Catastrophe and Contention in Rural China:
Mao's Great Leap Forward Famine and the
Origins of Righteous Resistance in Da Fo Village

By Ralph A. Thaxton, Jr.

New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 2008. 383pp.

*Cross-listed in Theory, Philosophy & History

China Returns to Africa: A Rising Power and a Continent Embrace

China Returns to Africa: A Rising
Power and a Continent Embrace

Edited by Chris Alden, Daniel Large & Ricardo Soares De Oliveira

New York, NY: Columbia University Press. 2008. 382pp.

*Cross-listed in Regional: Africa & the Middle East
& Development, Democracy & Health

Chinese Human Smuggling Organizations: Families, Social Networks, and Cultural Imperatives

Chinese Human Smuggling Organizations:
Families, Social Networks, and Cultural Imperatives

By Sheldon X. Zhang

Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2008. 281pp.

Corruption and Human Rights in India: Comparative Perspectives on Transparency and Good Governance

Corruption and Human Rights in India: Comparative Perspectives
on Transparency and Good Governance

By C. Raj Kumar

New Delhi, India: Oxford University Press. 2011. 234pp.

*Cross-listed in International Law & Ethics

Degrees Without Freedom?: Education, Masculinities, and Unemployment in North India

Degrees Without Freedom? Education,
Masculinities, and Unemployment in North India

By Craig Jeffrey, Patricia Jeffery & Roger Jeffery

Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. 2008. 240pp.

*Cross-listed in Women, Children & Gender

East Asia's Haunted Present: Historical Memories and the Resurgence of Nationalism

East Asia's Haunted Present: Historical Memories
and the Resurgence of Nationalism

Edited by Tsuyoshi Hasegawa & Kazuhiko Togo

Westport, CT: Praeger Security International. 2008. 261pp.

* Cross-listed in Theory, Philosophy & History

How East Asians View Democracy

How East Asians View Democracy
Edited by Yun-han Chu, Larry Diamond, Andrew J. Nathan &
Doh Chull Shin

New York, NY: Columbia University Press. 2008. 309pp.

*Cross-listed in Development, Democracy & Health

How We Missed the Story: Osama bin Laden, the Taliban, and the Hijacking of Afghanistan

How We Missed the Story: Osama bin Laden, the Taliban,
and the Hijacking of Afghanistan

By Roy Gutman

Washington, DC: United States Institute of Peace, 2008. 321pp.

* Cross-listed in Humanitarianism, Intervention & Terrorism
& Theory, Philosophy & History

Human Rights and the Ethics of Globalization

Human Rights and State Security: Indonesia and the Philippines
By Anja Jetschke

Philadelphica, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press. 2011. 355pp.

*Cross-listed in Global Civil Society

If You Leave Us Here, We Will Die: How Genocide Was Stopped in East Timor

"If You Leave Us Here, We Will Die":
How Genocide Was Stopped in East Timor

By Geoffrey Robinson

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 2010. 319pp.

*Cross-listed in War, War Crimes & Genocide

Melancholy Order: Asian Migration and the Globalization of Borders

Melancholy Order: Asian Migration and the Globalization of Borders
By Adam M. McKeown

New York , NY: Columbia University Press. 2008. 450pp.

*Cross-listed in Globalization, Labor & Economic Rights

Multiculturalism in the New Japan: Crossing the Boundaries Within

Multiculturalism in the New Japan:
Crossing the Boundaries Within

Edited by Nelson Graburn, John Ertl & R. Kenji Tierney

New York, NY: Berghahn Books. 2008. 252pp.

*Cross-listed in Religion, Race, Ethnicity & Culture

Needed by Nobody: Homelessness and Humanness in Post-Socialist Russia

Needed by Nobody: Homelessness and Humanness
in Post-Socialist Russia

By Tova Höjdestrand

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. 2009. 231pp.

*Cross-listed in Global Governance & Civil Society

Piracy and the State: The Politics of Intellectual Property Rights in China

Piracy and the State: The Politics of Intellectual
Property Rights in China

By Martin K. Dimitrov

New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 2009. 307pp.

*Cross-listed in Globalization, Labor & Economic Rights

Protracted Displacement in Asia: No Place to Call Home

Protracted Displacement in Asia: No Place to Call Home
Edited by Howard Adelman

Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing. 2008. 243pp.

*Cross-listed in Refugess & Displaced Persons

Refugee Law and Practice in Japan

Refugee Law and Practice in Japan
By Osamu Arakaki

Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing. 2008. 270pp.

*Cross-listed in Refugess & Displaced Persons &
International Law & Ethics

Reshaping the Holy: Democracy, Development, and Muslim Women in Bangladesh

Reshaping the Holy: Democracy, Development,
and Muslim Women in Bangladesh

By Elora Shehabuddin

New York, NY: Columbia University Press. 2008. 285pp.

*Cross-listed in Women, Children & Gender &
Religion, Race, Ethnicity & Culture

Schooling Passions: Nation, History, and Language, in Contemporary Western India

Schooling Passions: Nation, History,
and Language, in Contemporary Western India

By Veronique Benei

Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. 2008. 346pp.

*Cross-listed in Women, Children & Gender

Stitching Identities in a Free Trade Zone: Gender and Politics in Sri Lanka

Stitching Identities in a Free Trade Zone:
Gender and Politics in Sri Lanka

By Sandya Hewamanne

Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008. 287pp.

* Cross-listed in Women, Children & Gender &
Globalization, Labor & Economic Rights

Terror in Chechnya: Russia and the Tragedy of Civilians in War

Terror in Chechnya: Russia and the Tragedy of Civilians in War
By Emma Gilligan

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 2010. 271pp.

* Cross-listed in Refugees & Displaced Persons &
War, War Crimes & Genocide

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