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  1. Democratization and Market Reform in Developing and Transitional Countries

    Think Tanks as Catalysts

    By James G. McGann

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    This book explores the pivotal role of think tanks in the democratization and economic reform movements by evaluating their overall effect on the transformation process in developing and transitional countries around the world. James G. McGann assesses twenty-three think tanks, located in nine...

    Published January 4th 2010 by Routledge

  2. China, the United States, and South-East Asia

    Contending Perspectives on Politics, Security, and Economics

    Edited by Sheldon W. Simon, Evelyn Goh

    Series: Asian Security Studies

    China’s emergence as a great power is a global concern that can potentially alter the structure of world politics. Its rise is multidimensional, affecting the political, security, and economic affairs of all states that comprise the world’s fastest developing region of the Asia-Pacific. Most of...

    Published December 21st 2009 by Routledge

  3. Political Change, Democratic Transitions and Security in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Mely Caballero-Anthony

    Series: Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

    The fragility of democracy in Southeast Asia is a subject of increasing concern. While there has been significant movement in the direction of democratisation, the authoritarian tendencies of popularly elected leaders and the challenges posed by emerging security threats have given rise to a shared...

    Published December 15th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Asian-European Relations

    Building Blocks for Global Governance?

    Edited by Jurgen Ruland, Gunter Schubert, Gunter Schucher, Cornelia Storz

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    Interregional Relations are a novel field within international relations which have increasingly been attracting scholarly interest. Thus, over the last five years or so, Interregional Relations has firmly established itself as a research field, initially within political science, and gradually in...

    Published December 15th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Democratization in Post-Suharto Indonesia

    Edited by Marco Bunte, Andreas Ufen

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    In May 1998 the fall of Suharto marked the beginning of a difficult and multi-layered transition process. It was accompanied by intensified conflict in the political arena, a dramatic increase of ethnic and religious violence and the danger of national disintegration. Ten years after the collapse...

    Published December 15th 2009 by Routledge

  6. China's International Relations in Asia

    Edited by Li Mingjiang

    Series: Critical Issues in Modern Politics

    The startling growth of China’s economic and military power, as well as its cultural influence, is having a huge impact on the rest of the world. The key region to observe this impact is, of course, Asia and the past decade has witnessed significant and multi-faceted changes in China’s policy...

    Published December 14th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Popular Culture in Indonesia

    Fluid Identities in Post-Authoritarian Politics

    Edited by Ariel Heryanto

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    This book examines popular culture in Indonesia, the world’s most populous Muslim nation, and the third largest democracy. It provides a full account of the key trends since the collapse of the authoritarian Suharto regime (1998), a time of great change in Indonesian society more generally. It...

    Published November 20th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Ethnic Politics in Burma

    States of Conflict

    By Ashley South

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    This book examines the ideas which have structured half a century of civil war in Burma, and the roles which political elites and foreign networks - from colonial missionaries to aid worker activists - have played in mediating understandings of ethnic conflict in the country. The book includes a...

    Published October 19th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Chinese Big Business in Indonesia

    The State of Capital

    By Christian Chua

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    The disintegration of Indonesia's New Order regime in 1998 and the fall of Soeharto put an end to the crude forms of centralised authoritarianism and economic protectionism that allowed large Chinese conglomerates to dom- inate Indonesia's private sector. Contrary to all expectations, most of...

    Published October 19th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Islam in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Joseph Liow, Nadirsyah Hosen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

    The Islamic community in Southeast Asia is widely regarded as one of the most moderate and tolerant in the Muslim world. While most of the region’s Muslims are Sunni and fairly orthodox, the Islamic faith as practised in the region has historically been a syncretic blend of Islam, Hinduism,...

    Published September 24th 2009 by Routledge