Asian Studies: South East Asian Studies

  • The Genocide in Indonesia: The International People’s Tribunal on 1965 crimes against humanity book cover

    The Genocide in Indonesia

    The International People’s Tribunal on 1965 crimes against humanity

    By Saskia E. Wieringa, Nursyahbani Katjasungkana

    In Indonesia, the events of 1st October 1965 were followed by a campaign to annihilate the Communist Party and its alleged sympathisers. It resulted in the murder of an estimate of one million people – a genocide that counts as one of the largest mass murders after WWII – and the incarceration of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • ASEAN Law and Regional Integration: Governance and the Rule of Law in Southeast Asia’s Single Market book cover

    ASEAN Law and Regional Integration

    Governance and the Rule of Law in Southeast Asia’s Single Market

    Edited by Diane A Desierto, David J Cohen

    From 2015, ASEAN transforms itself from a loose economic cooperation with nearly four hundred binding treaties and innumerable communiqués, protocols, and other regional instruments on agriculture and property ownership, trade, investment, telecommunications and information, energy and natural…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02 

  • Southeast Asian Education in Modern History: Schools, Manipulation, and Contest book cover

    Southeast Asian Education in Modern History

    Schools, Manipulation, and Contest

    Edited by Pia Maria Jolliffe, Thomas Richard Bruce

    Social, political and economic change in Southeast Asia of the last two hundred years has been faster and more substantial than in any previous age as the impact of the Industrial Revolution intruded into the region and, particularly over the last fifty years, manifested itself in patent and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Ho Chi Minh book cover

    Ho Chi Minh

    By Peter Neville

    Ho Chi Minh explores the life of this globally important twentieth century figure and offers new insights into his lengthy career, including his often-forgotten involvement with British intermediaries in 1945-6 and with the US in 1944-5. Ho was the father of his nation, a major protagonist in the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-03 
    Routledge Historical Biographies

  • Distributive Politics in Malaysia: Maintaining Authoritarian Party Dominance book cover

    Distributive Politics in Malaysia

    Maintaining Authoritarian Party Dominance

    By Hidekuni Washida

    This book provides a systematic analysis of the fragile dominance of the ruling Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition in Malaysia. The BN coalition has attracted attention as a key example of an authoritarian dominant party regime that has successfully maintained its own stability. Its sustained…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 
    Politics in Asia

  • Access to Higher Education: Refugees' Stories form Malaysia book cover

    Access to Higher Education

    Refugees' Stories form Malaysia

    By Lucy Bailey, Gül İnanç

    Until 2015, no refugees in Malaysia were able to access higher education, and they were unable to attend government schooling. Since then, six private higher education institutions have agreed to open their doors to refugees for the first time. This book contains stories from this small group of…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge Studies on Asia in the World

  • Culture and Economy in the New Shanghai book cover

    Culture and Economy in the New Shanghai

    By Justin O'Connor, Xin Gu

    As China’s leading economic metropolis and ‘most western city’ Shanghai in the last twenty years has used culture as a major spur to its ambitions to become a global city. This book is the first systematic investigation of how various ‘cultural economy’ strategies have been framed and pursued in a…

    Hardback – 2018-08-30 

  • Women Warriors in Southeast Asia book cover

    Women Warriors in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Tobias Rettig, Vina A. Lanzona

    Based on multidisciplinary perspectives, this book brings together a wide range of case studies covering women as agents of violence in periods of armed conflict in Southeast Asia. It discusses why these women were active in a domain traditionally preserved for men, and how it arguably transgressed…

    Hardback – 2018-08-30 
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • The Evolution of the Asian Developmental State: Hong Kong and Singapore book cover

    The Evolution of the Asian Developmental State

    Hong Kong and Singapore

    By Jun Jie Woo

    Many East Asian states have undergone profound economic transformations over the last two decades. Singapore and Hong Kong especially have adapted to shifting economic and technological conditions by transforming themselves into ‘smart developmental states’. In these cities, the proliferation of…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14 
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Macroeconomic Policy for Emerging Markets: Lessons from Thailand book cover

    Macroeconomic Policy for Emerging Markets

    Lessons from Thailand

    By Bhanupong Nidhiprabha

    Macroeconomic policies matter for sustainable long-term growth. With global fluctuations, deviation from a stable growth path can be minimized by counter-cyclical macro policies, if properly implemented. This book examines Thailand’s fifty-five years of experience in macroeconomic management and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31 
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Archiving Settler Colonialism: Culture, Space and Race book cover

    Archiving Settler Colonialism

    Culture, Space and Race

    Edited by Yu-ting Huang, Rebecca Weaver-Hightower

    Archiving Settler Colonialism: Culture, Race, and Space brings together 15 essays from across the globe, to capture a moment in settler colonial studies that turns increasingly towards new cultural archives for settler colonial research. Essays on hitherto under-examined materials—including postage…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31 
    Empires and the Making of the Modern World, 1650-2000

  • China and Southeast Asia: Historical Interactions book cover

    China and Southeast Asia

    Historical Interactions

    Edited by Geoff Wade, James K. Chin

    Spanning over a millennium of history, this book seeks to describe and define the evolution of the China-Southeast Asia nexus and the interactions which have shaped their shared pasts. Examining the relationships which have proven integral to connecting Northeast and Southeast Asia with other…

    Hardback – 2018-07-27 
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

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