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Volume 4, Number 2: April 2013
     Cover Art   |   Editor's Introduction   |   Inside Front Cover   |   Inside Back Cover   |   ISSN: 2158-0669
Table of Contents


1-19 Global Carbon-and-Conservation Models, Global Eco-States? Ecuador’s Yasuní-ITT Initiative and Governance Implications
Conny Davidsen and Laura Kiff
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20-36 Biopiracy and vaccines: Indonesia and the World Health Organization’s new Pandemic Influenza Plan
Shawn Smallman
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37-51 The emergence of the BRICS – implications for global governance
Sotiris Petropoulos
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52-70 Deprivation and Resistance: Environmental Crisis, Political Action, and Conflict Resolution in the Niger Delta since the 1980s
David Aworawo
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71-92 Iberian Globalization and the Rise of Catholic Theology of Religions in the XVI Century
Enrico Beltramini
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    Review Essay

93-97 Facets of Colonial India
Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay
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    Book Reviews

98-101 Esther Bloch, Marianne Keppens, and Rajaram Hedge. Rethinking Religion in India: The Colonial Construction of Hinduism. London and New York: Routledge (2010)
reviewed by Lavanya Vemsani
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102-104 Felix B. Chang and Sunnie T. Rucker-Chang (Eds.) Chinese Migrants in Russia, Central Asia and Eastern Europe. London and New York: Routledge (2012)
reviewed by Henryk Szadziewski
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105-107 Frederik Holst. Ethnicization and Identity Construction in Malaysia. Routledge Malaysian Studies Series. New York: Routledge (2012)
reviewed by Joseph Stimpfl
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108-110 Rani D. Mullen. Decentralization, Local Governance, and Social Wellbeing in India. Do local governments matter? New York: Routledge (2012)
reviewed by Susanne Kranz
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111-112 Anne Murphy (Ed.) Time, History and the Religious Imaginary in South Asia. London and New York: Routledge (2011)
reviewed by Caleb Simmons
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113-116 Shiro Armstrong (Ed.) The Politics and the Economics of Integration in Asia and the Pacific. Abingdon: Routledge (2011)
reviewed by Sebastian Maslow
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117-119 A.N. Brady (Ed.) China’s Thought Management. Oxon and New York: Routledge (2012)
reviewed by Elisa Nesossi
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120-122 Ian Copland, Ian Mabbett, Asim Roy, Kate Brittlebank, and Adam Bowles. A History of State and Religion. New York: Routledge (2012)
reviewed by Nick Abbott
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123-125 Ori Goldberg. Shi’i Theology in Iran: The Challenge of Religious Experience. New York: Routledge (2012)
reviewed by Imranali Panjwani
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126-129 Mary Crawford. Sex Trafficking in South Asia: Telling Maya’s Story. London and New York: Routledge (2010)
reviewed by Vinod Janardhanan
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130-132 Mahendra Lawoti and Anup K. Pahari (Eds.) The Maoist Insurgency in Nepal: Revolution in the Twenty-First Century. New York: Routledge (2010)
reviewed by Gyan Pradhan
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133-136 Caizhen Lu. Poverty and Development in China: Alternative Approaches to Poverty Assessment. Routledge Contemporary China Series, 74. New York: Routledge (2012)
reviewed by Tami Blumenfield
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137-139 Bu Liping, Darwin H. Stapleton, and Ka-che Yip (Eds.) Science, Public Health and the State in Modern Asia. New York: Routledge (2012)
reviewed by Sarah Mak
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140-142 Rorden Wilkinson and David Hulme (Eds.) The Millennium Development Goals and Beyond: Global Development after 2015. New York, NY: Routledge (2012)
reviewed by Lydia J. Hou
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143-144 Richard Wile and Livia Barbosa. Rice and Beans: A Unique Dish in a Hundred Places. London, New York: Berg (2012)
reviewed by Meredith Marsh
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