SIPG Books
রোহিঙ্গা শরনার্থী জীবনঃ অনিশ্চিত আগামী ও সভ্যতার দায়
Rohingya Refugee Life: The Uncertain Future and the Liability of Civilization (2021)

Edited by Dr. Bulbul Siddiqui and Dr. Ishrat Zakia Sultana

This Bangla book is based on field research on the Rohingya that documents the realities of various aspects of their stateless life and the role of national, regional, and international forces in resolving the Rohingya crisis. The number of information and research-based books on the Rohingya is very low. In this context, the book will satisfy the curiosity of researchers and general readers about the Rohingya. There are eight chapters in this book.
This book was published by Prothoma Prokashon. One can get a copy from the Prothoma website and here: shorturl.at/wCQZ1


Electoral Governance in South Asia: A comparative study of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal and Pakistan (2021)

Written by M. Sakhawat Hussain

This book could be the pioneering book on the subject of electoral governance in Bangladesh. This research-based book focuses on the comparative analysis of the state of election commissions or Election Management Body (EMB) as the central institution of Electoral Governance in major South Asian countries: namely Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal and Pakistan.
https://www.prothoma.com/product/13523/electoral-governance-in-south-asia


Policy Response, Local Service Delivery, and Governance in Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka (2021)

Jointly edited by Ishtiaq Jamil, Tek Nath Dhakal, Sk. Tawfique M. Haque, Laxmi Kant Paudel, and Hasan Muhammad Baniamin.

This book analyzes contemporary issues in governance, policy management, and policy performance both at the central and local levels in Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka. The focus is on some central social issues such as empowerment, the inclusion of minorities, institutional trust, policy implementation, and local service delivery. The chapters in this volume are country specific studies based on empirical data both quantitative and qualitative collected for several years and presented in readable prose. The distinguished authors of this book are Sarbani Kattel, Tabassum Zaman, K. D. Dushmanthi Silva, Ramesh Ramasamy, Sushmita Acharya, Najmus Sayadat, and Md. Mahfuzul Haque. One can get a copy from here:
https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-030-66018-5


The Rohingya Crisis: A Moral, Ethnographic and Policy Assessment

Jointly edited by Norman K. Swazo, Sk. Tawfique M. Haque, Md. Mahbubul Haque and Tasmia Nower

The book titled The Rohingya Crisis: A Morale, Ethnographic and Policy Assessment provides us a reflection of the history of the ethnic persecution of the Rohingyas in Myanmar and their disputed ethnic and national identity. It focuses on how the crisis has morphed into a geopolitical encounter among Bangladesh, China, India, and Myanmar. It further explores the moral, ethnographic, and public policy issues in the humanitarian response to the crisis of the Rohingya people.

This volume of the book will be of great interest to scholars and researchers of international studies, peace, human rights and conflict studies, sociology, ethnic studies, border studies, migration and diaspora studies, discrimination and exclusion studies, public policy, and Asian Studies. It will also be useful for professionals working in the media, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), think tanks, and policy makers, as well as general readers interested in the history of the persecution of the Rohingya people. The distinguished authors of this book are Norman K. Swazo, Sk. Tawfique M. Haque, Md. Mahbubul Haque, and Tasmia Nower. This book was published by Routledge India.


Gender Mainstreaming In Politics, Administration and Development in South Asia (2020)

Jointly edited by Prof. Ishtiaq Jamil, Salahuddin M. Aminuzzaman, Syeda lasna Kabir and M. Mahfuzul Haque

The book is a collection of diverse topics and address a broad range of issues related to gender mainstreaming. The focus of the book is on gender mainstreaming and challenges it encounters in South Asia, particularly, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The Chapters look at how gender-related issues are incorporated into the policy formulation and governance, challenges to implement these polices into practice and their implications and fate.

The authors have used varied framework to analyze gender mainstreaming at the micro and macro levels. The most of the chapters in this book were presented as papers at a Conference on Gender Mainstreaming in 2017.


Civil Service Management And Administrative Systems in South Asia (2018)

Jointly edited by Prof. Ishtiaq Jamil,Tek Nath Dhakal, Narendra Raj Paudel

The book is about civil service and public administration systems in South Asia. It maps reform efforts, describes attempts of different nations to build their administrative institutions, the kinds of experiments they have carried out in search of better governance.

This edited book is a outcome of hard work of people and instituttions of higher learning of in Scandivia and South Asia who have been cooperating and developing partnerships for over a decade.


Governance and Development Management: South Asian Perspective (2018)

Jointly edited by Prof. Salahuddin M. Aminuzzaman, Prof.Tawfique M. Haque and Dr. M Mahfuzul Haque

This book is a collection of essays on governance, public policy, public management reforms, policy implementation, and local governance in the era of New Public Management. This edited book is another milestone of the South Asian Institute of Policy and Governance (SIPG)of NSU. The publication of this book is an outcome of selected graduate theses of MPPG students.


Governance in South, South East and East Asia: Trends, Issues and Challenges (2015)

Edited by Dr. Ishtiaq Jamil, Professor Salahuddin M. Aminuzzaman, Dr. Sk. Tawfique M. Haque

The book has been published in June 2015 by Springer, USA. This book explores and analyzes governance and policy issues in South, Southeast, and East Asia.

It maps governance challenges and analyzes current trends from the perspectives of democracy, public policy, and public institutions.


Research Volume:2 Democracy and Governance: Contemporary Issues in Bangladesh (2017)

Contributed by Mahbubur Rahman, Md. Akram Hossain, Mizanur Rahman, Saimum Parvez, Shakil Ahmed and Tauhid S. Bin Kashem

This volume is a collection of research papers on the process and practices of Democracy and governance of Bangladesh in the era of globalization. Offering a range of perspective from democracy and governance studies, the research volume emphasizes both theoretical and analytical discussion and explanation of issues, challenges, and dilemmas of governance, democratic practices, and policy experiences in Bangladesh.

This Research Volume-2 is the milestone of the South Asian Institute of Policy and Governance (SIPG)of NSU.


Research Volume:1 Society and Public Policy (2017)

Contribueted by Bulbul Siddiqi, Cynthia McKinney, Jinat Hossain, Md. Saidur Rahman,and Moushumi Shabnam

This research volumes is an attempt to address some major issues of society and public policy making in developing countries like Bangladesh. the volume is a collection of chapters that address different public policy isuues relevant for developing societies. The authors are mainly drawn from the discipline of Political Science, Sociology, Anthropology, Public Administration and Gender Studies.

This Research Volume-1 is another milestone of the South Asian Institute of Policy and Governance (SIPG)of NSU.


Understanding Governance and Public Policy in Bangladesh (2012)

Jointly edited by Dr. Ishtiaq Jamil, Prof. Salahuddin M. Aminuzzaman, Dr. Steinar Askvik and Dr.Tawfique M. Haque

This book is a collection of essays on governance, public policy, public management reforms, policy implementation, and local governance in the era of New Public Management. This edited book is another milestone of Public Policy and Governance (PPG) Program of NSU. The publication of this book is an outcome of the international conference organized by the PPG Program in 2012 and includes 15chapters containing papers contributed by several scholars.