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Volume 5, Number 2: April 2014
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Table of Contents


1-18 "States of Emergency": Armed Youths and Mediations of Islam in Northern Nigeria
Conerly Casey
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19-39 Assessing the Need for Graduate Global Education Programs in the United States
Krishna Bista and Amany Saleh
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40-52 Cross-Institutional and Interdisciplinary Dialogue on Curriculum for Global Engagement: Emerging Perspectives and Concerns
Fay Patel, Mingsheng Li, and Matthew Piscioneri
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53-75 The Power of Uncertainty: The Neoliberal Quest for Profit in Spain
Ismael Vaccaro
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76-95 South Africa in the BRICS: Soft Power Balancing and Instrumentalization
Hany Besada and Evren Tok
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    Review Essays

96-100 Searching for Security: Prospects for Peace in Sino-Foreign Relations
Covell Meyskens
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101-106 Rethinking China’s Model: Contending Perspectives on Chinese Economic Reform and State Governance
Zhiguo Ye
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107-113 Reflections on China’s Global Outreach
Emilian Kavalski
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114-118 India and South Asian Security Issues: Problems Aplenty, Solutions Hazy, Prospects Unsettling
Raviprasad Narayanan
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119-122 Under Scrutiny: Youth in Contemporary Japan
Natalie Kohout
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    Book Reviews

123-125 Debdas Banerjee. Economic and Human Development in Contemporary India: Cronyism and Fragility. New York: Routledge, (2010)
reviewed by Maansi Parpiani
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126-128 Farhan Hanif Siddiqi, The Politics of Ethnicity in Pakistan: The Balouch, Sindhi and Mohajir ethnic movements. Oxon and New York: Routledge, (2012)
reviewed by Muhammad Junaid Nadvi
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129-131 Dominik Kopinski, Andrzej Polus, & IanTaylor, (Eds.) China’s Rise in Africa. Perspectives on a Developing Connection. London & New York: Routledge, (2012)
reviewed by Yoon Jung PARK
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132-134 Lau, Albert (Ed.) Southeast Asia and the Cold War, New York: Routledge, (2012)
reviewed by Martin Ottovay Jørgensen
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135-137 Takeshi Hamashita. China, East Asia, and the Global Economy: Regional and Historical Perspectives. New York: Routledge, (2008)
reviewed by Dan Du
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138-140 Sanders, Richard & Yang Chen (Eds.) China's Post-Reform Economy: Achieving Harmony, Sustaining Growth. New York: Routledge, (2012)
reviewed by Thomas Boutonnet
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141-143 Madeleine Reeves (Ed). Movement, Power and Place in Central Asia and Beyond: Contested Trajectories. London: Routledge, (2012)
reviewed by Feruza Aripova
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144-146 Henrike Donner (Ed.). Being Middle Class in India: A Way of Life New York: Routledge, (2011)
reviewed by Frank F. Conlon
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147-149 Kellner-Heinkele, Barbara & Jacob M. Landau. Language Politics in Contemporary Central Asia: National and Ethnic Identity and the Soviet Legacy. London: I.B. Tauris, (2012)
reviewed by R. Charles Weller
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150-152 Victoria Lyon Bestor, Theodore C. Bestor with Akiko Yamagata (Eds.). Routledge Handbook of Japanese Culture and Society. London and New York: Routledge, (2011)
reviewed by CedarBough T. Saeji
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153-155 David Hansen, Radical Rhetoric-Moderate Behaviour: Perceptions of Islam, Shari‘a, and the Radical Dimension in Urban Pakistan. Tapir academic press Trondheim, (2012)
reviewed by Muhammad Junaid Nadvi
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156-157 Schubert, Gunter & Jens Damm (Eds.) Taiwanese Identity in the Twenty-first Century: Domestic, Regional and Global Perspectives. Abingdon: Routledge, (2011)
reviewed by Allen Chun
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158-159 Robert L. Oprisko. Honor: A Phenomenology. New York: Routledge, (2012)
reviewed by Cristian L. DeRusha
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160-161 Toby Dodge & Nicholas Redman (Eds.).Afghanistan To 2015 and Beyond. London: Routledge, (2011)
reviewed by Saroj Kumar Rath
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