Asian Research

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Contacts

Editorial Inquiries
  1. Dorothea Schaefter (on leave)
    Senior Editor, Central, South and Southeast Asia
    Jillian Morrison, Acting Associate Editor

  2. Stephanie Rogers
    Publisher, East Asia

  3. Peter Sowden
    Editor, Asia

Other Inquiries

Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

  1. Affirmative Action, Ethnicity and Conflict

    Edited by Edmund Terence Gomez, Ralph Premdas

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    In recent years a number of countries have introduced affirmative action programmes in order to put right historical injustices and economic inequalities involving ethnic communities. This book examines affirmative action programmes in a range of countries around the world. It discusses how such...

    Published October 30th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Malaysia and the Developing World

    The Asian Tiger on the Cinnamon Road

    By Jan Stark

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    As Malaysia’s economy grows and flourishes, strong new links are being forged with other developing countries in the region and beyond. This book traces the ways in which age-old organizational, political, religious and trade networks between Nusantara, the Malay World, and Central Asia, East...

    Published October 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  3. Ethnicization and Identity Construction in Malaysia

    By Frederik Holst

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    This book is the first monograph to provide an in-depth and multifaceted study of the processes of ethnicization and identity construction in Malaysia, from the colonial period until the present. In his analysis, the author takes multiple layers of ethnicization into account and shows how these...

    Published March 28th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Malaysia's Development Challenges

    Graduating from the Middle

    Edited by Hal Hill, Tham Siew Yean, Ragayah Haji Mat Zin

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    This book examines the various economic, political and developmental policy challenges that Malaysia faces in her shift from a middle income to high-income economy. This issue is of great interest to academics, policy makers and development practitioners in the developing world, particularly in...

    Published September 11th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Media, Culture and Society in Malaysia

    Edited by Yeoh Seng Guan

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    This book presents a comprehensive, full-length analysis of the uses of media and communication technologies by different social actors in Malaysia. Unlike other studies of the media in Malaysia which concentrate on "political economy" or "freedom of the media" approaches, this book focuses on the...

    Published February 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  6. Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Johan Saravanamuttu

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    Southeast Asia manifests some of the most interesting, non-violent as well as conflictual elements of Islamic social and political life in the world. This book examines the ways in which Muslim politics in Southeast Asia has greatly impacted democratic practice and contributed to its practical and...

    Published December 9th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Race and Multiculturalism in Malaysia and Singapore

    Edited by Daniel P.S. Goh, Matilda Gabrielpillai, Philip Holden, Gaik Cheng Khoo

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    This book explores race and multiculturalism in Malaysia and Singapore from a range of different disciplinary perspectives, showing how race and multiculturalism are represented, how multiculturalism works out in practice, and how attitudes towards race and multiculturalism – and multicultural...

    Published June 9th 2009 by Routledge

  8. The State, Development and Identity in Multi-Ethnic Societies

    Ethnicity, Equity and the Nation

    Edited by Nicholas Tarling, Terence Gomez

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    The controversial work of Amy Chua argues that, as rapid modernization, industrialization, technological change and globalization bring about fundamental changes in national, ethnic and class identities, especially in developing countries, there is a danger that the laissez-faire capitalist system...

    Published March 9th 2008 by Routledge