Asian Studies: South East Asian Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Timor-Leste book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Timor-Leste

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew McWilliam, Michael Leach

    Reflecting on the legacies of Timor-Leste's remarkable journey from colonialism to sovereign and democratic Independence, the Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Timor-Leste provides a comprehensive and up-to –date reference work on the politics, economics, cultural and social life in Timor-Leste.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Power Interconnections in Southeast Asia book cover

    Power Interconnections in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    By Anthony David Owen, Anton Finenko, Jacqueline Yujia Tao

    Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries are widely diverse in geographical, economic, and cultural terms but, as an entity, the ASEAN religion it is expected to grow rapidly over forthcoming decades to become the world’s fourth-largest economy by 2050. ASEAN member states…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
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    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Chinese Business in the Making of a Malay State, 1882-1941: Kedah and Penang book cover

    Chinese Business in the Making of a Malay State, 1882-1941

    Kedah and Penang, 1st Edition

    By Wu Xiao An

    This book examines how Chinese family and business networks, focused around activities such as revenue farming, including opium, the rice trade, and pawnbroking, and related legal and labour organization activities, were highly influential in the process of state formation in Malaya. It shows how…

    Paperback – 2019-03-10 
    Routledge

  • Housing Policy Innovation in the Global South book cover

    Housing Policy Innovation in the Global South

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paavo Monkkonen

    This comprehensive book analyses a wide range of housing policies in the Global South and explores the persistent, global challenges to contemporary policy. It will interest students, researchers and housing policy-makers in the Global South. It was originally published as a special issue of the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Religious and Philosophical Traditions of Korea book cover

    Religious and Philosophical Traditions of Korea

    1st Edition

    By Kevin Cawley

    Religious and Philosophical Traditions of Korea addresses a wide range of traditions, serving as a guide to those interested in Buddhism, Confucianism, Shamanism, Christianity and many others. It brings readers along a journey from the past to the present, moving beyond the confines of the Korean…

    Paperback – 2019-02-26 
    Routledge

  • Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia: Indonesia and the Philippines book cover

    Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia

    Indonesia and the Philippines, 1st Edition

    By Rommel A. Curaming

    The Sejarah Nasional Indonesia (SNI) and the Tadhana Project are two state-sponsored history-writing projects that took shape in two comparable Southeast Asian countries, Indonesia and the Philippines. These projects germinated at about the same time in the 1970s and under the auspices of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-23 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

  • Urban Poverty in the Wake of Environmental Disaster: Rehabilitation, Resilience and Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) book cover

    Urban Poverty in the Wake of Environmental Disaster

    Rehabilitation, Resilience and Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda), 1st Edition

    By Maria Ela Atienza, Pauline Eadie, May Tan-Mullins

    This book investigates the best strategies for poverty alleviation in post-disaster urban environments, and the conditions necessary for the success and scaling up of these strategies. Using the case study of typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), the strongest typhoon ever to make landfall, the book aims to…

    Hardback – 2019-02-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Dispute Resolution in Islamic Finance: Alternatives to Litigation? book cover

    Dispute Resolution in Islamic Finance

    Alternatives to Litigation?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adnan Trakic, John Benson, Pervaiz K Ahmed

    Dispute Resolution in Islamic Finance addresses how best to handle disputes within Islamic finance. It examines how they can be resolved in a less confrontational manner and ensure such disagreements are settled in a just and fair way. There has been little focus on how disputes within Islamic…

    Hardback – 2019-02-06 
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    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Topicalization in Asian Englishes: Forms, Functions and Frequencies of a Fronting Construction book cover

    Topicalization in Asian Englishes

    Forms, Functions and Frequencies of a Fronting Construction, 1st Edition

    By Sven Leuckert

    This monograph is the first comprehensive analysis of topicalization in Asian second-language varieties of English and provides an in-depth analysis of the forms, functions, and frequencies of topicalization in four Asian Englishes. Topicalization, i.e. the sentence-initial placement of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • Staging Indigenous Heritage: Instrumentalisation, Brokerage and Representation in Malaysia book cover

    Staging Indigenous Heritage

    Instrumentalisation, Brokerage and Representation in Malaysia, 1st Edition

    By Yunci Cai

    Staging Indigenous Cultural Heritage examines the politics of heritage-making based on a comparative study of four indigenous cultural villages in Malaysia. Drawing on the politics of instrumentalisation as a conceptual framework, it demonstrates how these indigenous cultural villages are beset…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Development

  • The International People’s Tribunal for 1965 and the Indonesian Genocide book cover

    The International People’s Tribunal for 1965 and the Indonesian Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Saskia E. Wieringa, Annie Pohlman, Jess Melvin

    The International People’s Tribunal addressed the many forms of violence during the period of the massacres of 1965–1966 in Indonesia. It was held in The Hague, The Netherlands, in November 2015, to commemorate fifty years since the killings began. The Tribunal, as a people’s court, holds no…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Politics in Developing Countries book cover

    Politics in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Damien Kingsbury

    Politics in Developing Countries provides a clear and reader-friendly introduction to the key factors and themes that shape political processes in developing countries. Achieving development outcomes such as reducing poverty and inequality is only possible through efficient governance, well-planned…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29 
    Routledge

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