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  1. Major World Religions

    From Their Origins To The Present

    Edited by Lloyd Ridgeon

    This work seeks to answer questions about the great religious traditions in the contemporary age. It focuses upon those religions that continue to demand the attention of the Western world. Following an introduction on the philosophy of religion, attention is focused on Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism,...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Indonesian Politics and Society

    A Reader

    Edited by David Bourchier, Vedi Hadiz

    Using an exhaustive selection of primary sources, this book presents a rich and textured picture of Indonesian politics and society from 1965 to the dramatic changes which have taken place in recent years. Providing a complete portrait of the Indonesian political landscape, this authoritative...

    Published February 26th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Chinese Business in the Making of a Malay State, 1882-1941

    Kedah and Penang

    By Wu Xiao An

    Series: Chinese Worlds

    This book examines how Chinese family and business networks, focused around activities such as revenue farming, including opium, the rice trade, and pawnbroking, and related legal and labour organization activities, were highly influential in the process of state formation in Malaya. It shows how...

    Published February 19th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Military Politics and Democratization in Indonesia

    By Jun Honna

    Series: Rethinking Southeast Asia

    The military have had a key role to play in Indonesia's recent history and may well have a decisive role to play in her future. This book looks at the role of the military in the downfall of Suharto and their ongoing influence on the succeeding governments of B.J. Habibie and Abdurrahman Wahid. The...

    Published January 8th 2003 by Routledge

  5. The Political Economy of the Cambodian Transition

    By Caroline Hughes

    Cambodia underwent a triple transition in the 1990s: from war to peace, from communism to electoral democracy, and from command economy to free market. This book addresses the political economy of these transitions, examining how the much publicised international intervention to bring peace and...

    Published December 25th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Changing Political Economy of Vietnam

    The Case of Ho Chi Minh City

    By Martin Gainsborough

    Series: Rethinking Southeast Asia

    This book explores the way in which the state has become commercialised under reform as party and government officials have gone into business and considers the impact that this has had on politics within Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. The book charts the way in which power has been decentralised to...

    Published December 11th 2002 by Routledge

  7. The Vietnamese Economy

    Awakening the Dormant Dragon

    Edited by CHI DO-PHAM, Binh Tran-Nam

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book, written by economists of Vietnamese origin, is an extremely comprehensive collection on economic issues facing Vietnam. The spectrum of topics covered includes macroeconomics, microeconomics, international trade, agriculture, education, communication, institutional reforms, income...

    Published December 4th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Classical Civilizations of South-East Asia

    Edited by Vladimir Braginsky

    With particular emphasis on history, religion, literature and arts, this collection provides a multifaceted and representative picture of the classical civilizations of South-East Asia which will be of interest for comparative and cross-disciplinary studies in this field, as well as providing a...

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Autonomy and Disintegration in Indonesia

    Edited by Harry Aveling, Damien Kingsbury

    Fragmentation in Indonesia is by far the most critical issue now facing the state. This book analyses social unrest, autonomy and separatism in the wake of the Indonesian economic crisis, placing them in the context of state evolution, and looking at the competing aims of economic and political...

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Rural Capitalists in Asia

    A Comparative Analysis on India, Indonesia and Malaysia

    By Mario Rutten

    This is a comparative study of small capitalists and rural industrialists in three Asian countries. Studies on the entrepreneurial class in South Asia tend to focus on the structural aspects of entrepreneurial behaviour, while studies on this class in Southeast Asia tend to focus on cultural...

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge