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  1. Imperialism in Southeast Asia

    By Nicholas Tarling

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asia's Transformations

    Imperialism in Southeast Asia examines its subject against a backdrop of those countries that could at a given time be called imperialist: Britain, France, Spain, the Netherlands and the US. Examining the imperialist phenomenon from this wide-ranging perspective reveals imperialism as driven by...

    Published November 10th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Thailand Beyond the Crisis

    By Peter Warr

    Series: Rethinking Southeast Asia

    Thailand Beyond the Crisis includes recent research to give an accurate and up to date picture of the status of Thailand's economic recovery. The Asian economic crisis began in Thailand and ended a decade of sustained economic boom. This book identifies the role of policy errors involving both the...

    Published September 8th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Nationalism in Southeast Asia

    If the People Are with Us

    By Nicholas Tarling

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    Nationalism in Southeast Asia seeks a definition of nationalism through examining its role in the history of southeast Asia, a region rarely included in general books on the topic. By developing such a definition and testing it out, Tarling hopes at the same time to make a contribution to southeast...

    Published August 25th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Rethinking Vietnam

    By Duncan McCargo

    Series: Rethinking Southeast Asia

    A uniquely comprehensive overview of a fascinating and rapidly changing country, dealing with the politics, economics, society and foreign policy of Vietnam from the Doi Moi reforms of market socialism in 1986 to the present day. Drawing on fieldwork and analysis by an international team of...

    Published April 21st 2004 by Routledge

  5. State of Malaysia

    Edited by Edmund Terence Gomez

    This book provides an overview of the current state of Malaysia, looking at political and economic developments and at governance, and discussing the impact of ethnicity, patronage and the reform movement. Apart from discussing issues such as Islamisation and identity transformations within...

    Published March 31st 2004 by Routledge

  6. Transparency and Authoritarian Rule in Southeast Asia

    Singapore and Malaysia

    By Garry Rodan

    Series: Routledge/City University of Hong Kong Southeast Asia Series

    In Transparency and Authoritarian Rule in Southeast Asia, Rodan rejects the notion that the 1997-98 Asian economic crisis was further evidence that ultimately capitalism can only develop within liberal social and political institutions, and that new technology necessarily undermines authoritarian...

    Published March 17th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Reorganising Power in Indonesia

    The Politics of Oligarchy in an Age of Markets

    By Vedi Hadiz, Richard Robison

    Series: Routledge/City University of Hong Kong Southeast Asia Series

    Reorganising Power in Indonesia is a new and distinctive analysis of the dramatic fall of Soeharto, the last of the great Cold War capitalist dictators, and of the struggles that reshape power and wealth in Indonesia. The dramatic events of the past two decades are understood essentially in terms...

    Published February 25th 2004 by Routledge

  8. The Future of Foreign Investment in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Frank Bartels, Nick Freeman

    Series: Routledge International Business in Asia

    This book explains the dynamics behind southeast Asia's foreign investment activity, and looks at the region's options for reviving its reputation as an attractive host for foreign investors. Each chapter focuses on a key element; together, they portray southeast Asia's foreign investment profile...

    Published December 10th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Did Singapore Have to Fall?

    Churchill and the Impregnable Fortress

    By Kevin Blackburn, Karl Hack

    This book provides a sophisticated summary of up-to-date knowledge on the Fall of Singapore, including the critical tensions between Churchill and local commanders. A focus on the role of Churchill, and on his understanding of the guns and Singapore's fortifications, makes the Fortress central to...

    Published November 19th 2003 by Routledge

  10. From Subjects to Citizens

    Balinese Villagers in the Indonesian Nation-State

    By Lyn Parker

    This book analyses the processes by which conservative and introverted Balinese villagers have been incorporated into the Indonesian nation-state. It explores the changing social relations of villagers in their transformation from being subjects of their local 'king' to anonymous citizens of the...

    Published October 1st 2003 by Routledge