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  1. Southeast Asian Development

    Edited by Jonathan Rigg

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    The eleven countries that make up the Southeast Asian region provide a rich and diverse context in which to view the development process and experience. The region spans different cultural contexts, colonial experiences, and economic experiments, and is home to some of the world’s most successful...

    Published October 9th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Political Islam and Violence in Indonesia

    By Zachary Abuza

    Series: Asian Security Studies

    Political Islam and Violence in Indonesia presents a penetrating new investigation of religious radicalism in the largest Muslim country in the world. Indonesia is a country long known for its diversity and tolerant brand of Islam. However, since the fall of Suharto, a more intolerant form of Islam...

    Published October 6th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Developing the Mekong

    Regionalism and Regional Security in China–Southeast Asian Relations

    By Evelyn Goh

    Series: Adelphi series

    In Southeast Asia, China’s growing economic and political strength has been accompanied by adept diplomacy and active promotion of regional cooperation, institutions and integration. Southeast Asian states and China engage in ‘strategic regionalism’: they seek regional membership for regime...

    Published June 20th 2007 by Routledge

  4. The Price of War

    Urbanization in Vietnam, 1954-1985

    By Nigel Thrift, Dean Forbes

    Much rare material is incorporated in this unique account of urbanization in a developing country that was ravaged by war for twenty years. With due emphasis on the experience of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), the authors present an account of what happened to the towns and cities of Vietnam...

    Published December 20th 2006 by Routledge

  5. East Timor, Australia and Regional Order

    Intervention and its Aftermath in Southeast Asia

    By James S Cotton

    This book explains the exceptional nature of the East Timor intervention of 1999, and deals with the background to the trusteeship role of the UN in building the new polity. All of these developments had an important impact on regional order, not least testing the ASEAN norm of 'non-interference'....

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Conflict and Change in Cambodia

    Edited by Ben Kiernan, Caroline Hughes

    In the thirty years after the Second World War, Cambodia witnessed the reassertion of colonial power, the spread of nationalism, the birth and growth of a communist party, the achievement of independence, the stifling reform during the decade of peace, the rise of an armed domestic insurgency, the...

    Published October 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  7. Singapore

    Wealth, Power and the Culture of Control

    By Carl A. Trocki

    Series: Asia's Transformations/Asia's Great Cities

    This volume examines Singapore’s culture of control, exploring the city-state’s colonial heritage as well as the forces that have helped to mould its current social landscape. Taking a comparative approach, Trocki demonstrates the links between Singapore’s colonial past and independent present...

    Published October 12th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Kings Countries & Constitutions - SEA NIP

    By Kobkua Suwannathat-Pian

    Providing a detailed analysis of Thailand's political development since 1932, when Thailand became a constitutional monarchy, until the present, this book examines the large number of different versions of the constitution which Thailand has had since 1932, and explains why the...

    Published November 10th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Social Movement Malaysia

    Edited by Saliha Hassan, Meredith Weiss

    This book considers the proliferation in Malaysia over the past two decades of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) associated with various social movements, both to provide basic information about the NGOs and social movements, and to discuss their role in the development of civil society...

    Published November 10th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Malay Political Leadership

    By Tony Shome

    This book demonstrates how particular values and 'notions of leadership', which underpinned traditional Malay leadership, have played a crucial role in the political evolution of the modern Malaysian nation. The author discusses the nature of Malay 'notions of leadership', and considers this...

    Published November 10th 2004 by Routledge