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  1. New Media and the Nation in Malaysia

    Malaysianet

    By Susan Leong

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    In the four decades or so since its invention, the internet has become pivotal to how many societies function, influencing how individual citizens interact with and respond to their governments. Within Southeast Asia, while most governments subscribe to the belief that new media technological...

    Published October 1st 2013 by Routledge

  2. China's Strategic Interests in the South China Sea

    Power and Resources

    By Sigfrido Burgos Cáceres

    This title will explore China’s strategic interests in the South China Sea, with a specific emphasis on power projection and resource security. China’s regional actions and reactions are reshaping the power dynamics in East and South-East Asia, while economic and geopolitical futures depend on...

    Published September 24th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Men and Masculinities in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Michele Ford, Lenore Lyons

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    This book brings together extensive recent innovative research on the study of men and masculinities in Southeast Asia. Drawing on rich ethnographic fieldwork from Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, the Philippines, Singapore, Indonesia and Timor-Leste, the book examines both dominant and marginal...

    Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Nations, National Narratives and Communities in the Asia-Pacific

    Edited by Norman Vasu, Yolanda Chin, Kam-yee Law

    Series: Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

    Many states in the Asia Pacific region are not built around a single homogenous people, but rather include many large, varied, different national groups. This book explores how states in the region attempt to develop commonality and a nation and the difficulties that arise. It discusses the...

    Published August 29th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Power Transition and International Order in Asia

    Issues and Challenges

    Edited by Peter Shearman

    Series: Asian Security Studies

    This edited volume examines how the transition and diffusion of power in global politics is impacting on stability and order in Asia. Both in the academic field of International Relations (IR) and among policymakers, the big question today concerns the rise of China, the relative decline of the...

    Published August 16th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Vietnam

    A Guide to Economic and Political Developments

    By Ian Jeffries

    Series: Guides to Economic and Political Developments in Asia

    Winning the Vietnam War proved easier than winning the peace. Since 1975, the reunited country has faced the problem of how a poorer, planned economy in which state ownership and control could successfully absorb a more advanced, capitalist economy. In addition, the collapse of communism and the...

    Published August 8th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Lee Kuan Yew's Strategic Thought

    By Ang Cheng Guan

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    Lee Kuan Yew, as the founding father of independent Singapore, has had an enormous impact on the development of Singapore and of Southeast Asia more generally. Even in his 80s he is a key figure who continues to exert considerable influence from behind the scenes. This book presents a comprehensive...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Naval Modernisation in South-East Asia

    Nature, Causes and Consequences

    Edited by Geoffrey Till, Jane Chan

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    This edited volume analyses the naval arms race in South-East Asia, and reviews the content, purposes and consequences of the naval policies and development of the main countries of the region. The rise of naval capability in the countries of the Asia-Pacific Region is increasingly recognised as a...

    Published July 31st 2013 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Politics

    Edited by Richard Robison

    Now available in paperback, this Handbook provides a comprehensive analysis of the major themes that have defined the politics of Southeast Asia. It provides a comprehensive and cutting-edge examination of this important subject. The introductory chapter provides an overview of the theoretical and...

    Published July 31st 2013 by Routledge

  10. Post-Tsunami Reconstruction in Indonesia

    Negotiating Normativity through Gender Mainstreaming Initiatives in Aceh

    By Marjaana Jauhola

    Series: Interventions

    This book offers a critical analysis of gender mainstreaming initiatives in the post-tsunami context in Indonesia. Aiming to challenge the terms of the debate in gender mainstreaming and disaster reconstruction efforts, Jauhola offers an important contribution for the discussion of what ‘feminisms...

    Published June 10th 2013 by Routledge