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  1. 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 27th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Decentring the Indian Nation

    Edited by Andrew Wyatt, John Zavos

    The world's largest democracy has experienced strife since its inception in 1947. The contributors to this study examine trends in Indian and Pakistani politics during the late 20th and early 21st centuries whilst focusing on the fragmentation of the body politic....

    Published January 30th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Good Governance in the Middle East Oil Monarchies

    Edited by Martin Hetherington, Tom Pierre Najem

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    The concept of 'good governance' is of increasing importance, and is used by international organizations to ensure reasonable conformity to high standards in states which participate in the global trading regime and other international activities. This book examines the concept of good governance...

    Published January 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  4. Iran's Persian Gulf Policy

    From Khomeini to Khatami

    By Dr Christin Marschall

    This book examines the foreign policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran towards the states of the Persian Gulf from 1979 to 1998. It covers perceptions Iranians and Arabs have of each other, Islamic revolutionary ideology, the Iran/Iraq war, the Gulf crisis, the election of President Khatami and...

    Published January 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  5. 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 9th 2003 by Routledge

  6. 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 26th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Reward for High Public Office

    Asian and Pacific Rim States

    Edited by Christopher Hood, B. Guy Peters

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    The choices made by governments about how to reward their top employees reveal a great deal about their values and their assumptions about governing. This book examines rewards of high public office in seven Asian political systems, a particularly rich set of cases for exploring the causes and...

    Published December 12th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Television, Regulation and Civil Society in Asia

    By Philip Kitley

    This highly topical book exposes the tensions between state policies of broadcasting regulation and practices of civil society in the Asian region which is struggling with its incorporation into a new globalised, electronic information and entertainment world. Kitley critically compares Western...

    Published December 12th 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 28th 2002 by Routledge

  10. The Politics of NGOs in Indonesia

    Developing Democracy and Managing a Movement

    By Bob S. Hadiwinata

    Series: Rethinking Southeast Asia

    This book deals with two major issues: how Indonesian NGOs survived under Suharto's authoritarian rule; and how NGOs contributed to the promotion of democracy in the post-Suharto era. If NGOs are to change from 'development' to 'movement' in democratic post-Suharto Indonesia, they must adjust not...

    Published November 21st 2002 by Routledge