South Asia 2010

7th Edition

Europa Publications

Routledge
Published October 26, 2009
Reference - 808 Pages
ISBN 9781857435344 - CAT# Y103935
Series: South Asia

For Instructors Request Inspection Copy

USD$845.00

Add to Wish List
FREE Standard Shipping!

Summary

Now in its seventh edition, South Asia 2010 provides an in-depth library of information on the countries and territories of the region. Exhaustively researched by Europa's experienced editorial team, this title includes a vast range of up-to-date economic, political and statistical data. Combining impartial analysis with facts and figures, South Asia 2010 provides a unique overall perspective on this increasingly important region.

The book is divided into three sections:

General Survey

  • containing introductory essays by key specialists providing impartial coverage of issues of regional importance including security and religion. Essays include: Globalization and Human Development in South Asia; Corruption and Governance in South Asia; Current Security Issues in South Asia; Forced Migration in South Asia; India as a Superpower; Gender Issues in South Asia; the Religions of South Asia; The Rise of Islamic Extremism in South Asia and Population and Environmental Issues in South Asia.

Country Surveys

  • detailed coverage of the eight countries of South Asia: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, The Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka
  • up-to-date statistical surveys including the latest available figures on population and area, agriculture, industry, trade, transport, communications, media and education
  • a directory section of essential contact names, postal addresses and e-mail and internet addresses.

Regional Information

  • a biographical section profiling prominent figures in the South Asian region
  • directory details of research institutes studying the area and a select book and periodicals bibliography.

Instructors

We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.

Request an
e-inspection copy

Share this Title