South East Asian Studies Products

  • The Appeal of the Philippines

    Spain, Cultural Representation and Politics.

    By Jose Diaz-Rodriguez

    This book examines the different means through which Spain has revisited its ex-colony - the Philippines - in recent years. Focusing on seven major exhibitions organized in the period 1998-2012, the ‘poetics’ and ‘politics’ of Spanish representations of the Philippines are critically examined. Even…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • China and Southeast Asia

    Historical Interactions

    Edited by Geoff Wade, James K. Chin

    Spanning the fifteenth to the twentieth centuries and examining maritime trading relations, political interactions, overland Chinese expansion and Chinese commerce in Southeast Asia, this book will appeal to historians of China and Southeast Asia.…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • The United States and Southeast Asian Regionalism

    Collaborative Defence and Economic Security, 1945-75

    By Sue Thompson

    The Nixon or Guam Doctrine of 1969 stressed the importance of progress towards regional cooperation and Asian collective security, indicating that Asian countries themselves should take the initiative in creating programs in which the United States could participate. This book analyses the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Urbanization in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Rita Padawangi

    The study of urbanization in Southeast Asia has been a growing field of research over the past decades. The Routledge Handbook of Urbanization in Southeast Asia opens a new perspective on urban life in the region. It offers a collection of the major streams and themes in the studies of the cities…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge

  • The New International Relations of Sub-Regionalism

    Asia and Europe

    Edited by Hidetoshi Taga, Seiichi Igarashi

    In the context of the end of the Cold War and the spread of globalism, sub-regions are attracting attention as new social units of international society never before observed. In the "second wave" of regionalism that became active in the 1980s, a new regionalism, which differed qualitatively from…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Asia in the World

  • 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 – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • The Politics of Decentralisation in Cambodia

    By Netra Eng

    International development efforts have increasingly focussed on governance and institutional reform as a means to address poverty and accountability, in particular decentralisation reform wherein public officials are held accountable for their decisions and responses to the voices and demands of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

  • Japan's Colonial Moment in Southeast Asia

    Narratives and Historical Experiences of the Occupiers

    By Nakano Satoshi

    The first-ever attempt to paint a full scale portrait of the Japanese Occupation of Southeast Asia during the Asia-Pacific War (1942-1945). This book draws on the huge body of available narrative - military documents, bureaucratic records and personal accounts of combatants and civilians, including…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • US-China Competition and the South China Sea Disputes

    Edited by Huiyun Feng, Kai He

    Traditionally, the South China Sea (SCS) issue was not on the negotiation table between the United States and China. However, the tensions between the United States and China over the SCS have gradually simmered up to a strategic level. Why and how did the SCS become a flashpoint between the United…

    Hardback – 2018-05-03 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Social Work and Sustainability in Asia

    Facing the Challenges of Global Environmental Changes

    Edited by Alice Ming Lin Chong, Iris Chi

    The rapid trend of globalization has brought a variety of sustainability challenges, including global climate change, biodiversity loss, poverty, and social inequalities, which are problems with unclear boundaries, complicated interrelated components, undefined parameters, contradictory values, and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies

  • Historical Injustice and Democratic Transition in Eastern Asia and Northern Europe

    Ghosts at the Table of Democracy

    Edited by Kenneth Christie, Robert Cribb

    The memory of past atrocity lingers like a ghost at the table of democracy. Injustices carried out in the past - from massacres and murder to repression and detention - embitter societies and distort their structures so that the process of establishing and running a democracy carries an extra…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • De-centring Land Grabbing

    Southeast Asia Perspectives on Agrarian-Environmental Transformations

    Edited by Peter Vandergeest, Laura Schoenberger

    Southeast Asia has been portrayed as a key site in the global land grab. Featuring leading scholars in the field, this collection critically examines the nature and extent of land grabbing in Southeast Asia, and seeks to locate this phenomena in broader agrarian and environmental transitions (AET).…

    Hardback – 2018-04-23 
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

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