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    Book Review: Precarious Labour and Informal Economy: Work, Anarchy and Society in an Indian Village by Smita Yadav

Book Review: Precarious Labour and Informal Economy: Work, Anarchy and Society in an Indian Village by Smita Yadav

In Precarious Labour and Informal Economy: Work, Anarchy and Society in an Indian Village, Smita Yadav explores the life, labour and […]

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    Book Review: Belt and Road: A Chinese World Order by Bruno Maçães

Book Review: Belt and Road: A Chinese World Order by Bruno Maçães

In Belt and Road: A Chinese World Order, Bruno Maçães discusses the contours and possibilities of China’s Belt and […]

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    Book Review: Empire’s Tracks: Indigenous Nations, Chinese Workers and the Transcontinental Railroad by Manu Karuka

Book Review: Empire’s Tracks: Indigenous Nations, Chinese Workers and the Transcontinental Railroad by Manu Karuka

In Empire’s Tracks: Indigenous Nations, Chinese Workers and the Transcontinental Railroad, Manu Karuka challenges longstanding myths surrounding the history of the […]

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    Book Review: Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora by Gayatri Gopinath

Book Review: Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora by Gayatri Gopinath

In Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora, Gayatri Gopinath offers an interwoven exploration of diaspora, visuality and queer studies, […]

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    Book Review: Boys’ Love, Cosplay and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan edited by Maud Lavin, Ling Yang and Jing Jamie Zhao

Book Review: Boys’ Love, Cosplay and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan edited by Maud Lavin, Ling Yang and Jing Jamie Zhao

In Boys’ Love, Cosplay and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, editors Maud […]

Book Review: Maoism: A Global History by Julia Lovell

The Marxist for our times? Julia Lovell’s fascinating new history of Maoism, Maoism: A Global History, reveals the resonance […]

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    Book Review: Nightmarch: Among India’s Revolutionary Guerillas by Alpa Shah

Book Review: Nightmarch: Among India’s Revolutionary Guerillas by Alpa Shah

The Naxalite movement in India is one of the longest-running guerilla insurgencies in the world. Shortlisted for the Orwell […]

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    Long Read Review: Inside the World of the Eunuch by Melissa Dale and After Eunuchs by Howard Chiang

Long Read Review: Inside the World of the Eunuch by Melissa Dale and After Eunuchs by Howard Chiang

Tom Marling reviews two recent studies that examine the institution of eunuchism towards the end of the Qing Dynasty in […]

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    Book Review: China’s Footprints in Southeast Asia edited by Maria Serena I. Diokno, Hsin-Huang Michael Hsiao and Alan H. Yang

Book Review: China’s Footprints in Southeast Asia edited by Maria Serena I. Diokno, Hsin-Huang Michael Hsiao and Alan H. Yang

In China’s Footprints in Southeast Asia, editors Maria Serena I. Diokno, Hsin-Huang Michael Hsiao and Alan H. Yang bring together […]

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    Book Review: Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire by Renisa Mawani

Book Review: Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire by Renisa Mawani

In Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire, Renisa Mawani tells the story of […]

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    Book Review: The Constitution of India: A Contextual Analysis by Arun K. Thiruvengadam

Book Review: The Constitution of India: A Contextual Analysis by Arun K. Thiruvengadam

In The Constitution of India: A Contextual Analysis, Arun K. Thiruvengadam provides a concise introduction to the Indian Constitution, with insights […]

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    Book Review: Remembering Women’s Activism by Sharon Crozier-De Rosa and Vera Mackie

Book Review: Remembering Women’s Activism by Sharon Crozier-De Rosa and Vera Mackie

In Remembering Women’s Activism, Sharon Crozier-De Rosa and Vera Mackie explore the memorialisation of women’s activism, drawing on case studies […]

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    Book Review: The Politics of Chinese Media: Consensus and Contestation by Bingchun Meng

Book Review: The Politics of Chinese Media: Consensus and Contestation by Bingchun Meng

In The Politics of Chinese Media: Consensus and Contestation, Bingchun Meng explores how the media industry in China has shaped and […]

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    Book Review: Natural Resources and the New Frontier: Constructing Modern China’s Borderlands by Judd C. Kinzley

Book Review: Natural Resources and the New Frontier: Constructing Modern China’s Borderlands by Judd C. Kinzley

In Natural Resources and the New Frontier: Constructing Modern China’s Borderlands, Judd C. Kinzley tracks Xinjiang’s transformation from a disregarded ‘wasteland’ […]

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    Book Review: The Third Revolution: Xi Jinping and the New Chinese State by Elizabeth Economy

Book Review: The Third Revolution: Xi Jinping and the New Chinese State by Elizabeth Economy

In The Third Revolution: Xi Jinping and the New Chinese State, Elizabeth Economy offers an exhaustive study of Xi Jinping’s first […]

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