South East Asian Studies Products

  • East Asia and Food (In)Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shaun Breslin, Christopher W. Hughes

    This book presents a study of perceptions of food insecurity in East Asia, and explores how individual countries are developing strategies to deal with the situation. It also looks at how the perception of food insecurity has increasingly influenced the nature of international interactions, not…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Protection Rackets in Post-New Order Indonesia

    Coercive Capital, Authority and Street Politics, 1st Edition

    By Ian Douglas Wilson

    Gangs and militias have been a persistent feature of social and political life in Indonesia. During the authoritarian New Order regime they constituted part of a vast network of sub-contracted coercion and social control on behalf of the state. Indonesia’s subsequent democratisation has seen gangs…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Asia's Transformations

  • Status and Security in Southeast Asian State Systems

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas Tarling

    Southeast Asia serves as an excellent case study to discuss major transformations in the relationship between states. This book looks at the changing nature of relationships between countries in Southeast Asia, as well as their relationships with other states in Asia and beyond. A diverse region…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Conservation and Development in Cambodia

    Exploring frontiers of change in nature, state and society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Milne, Sango Mahanty

    Written by leading authorities from Australasia, Europe and North America, this book examines the dynamic conflicts and synergies between nature conservation and human development in contemporary Cambodia. After suffering conflict and stagnation in the late twentieth century, Cambodia has…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Earthscan Conservation and Development

  • Corruption and Law in Indonesia

    1st Edition

    By Simon Butt

    Indonesia has transformed from one of South East Asia’s most repressive and centralised political systems to its most decentralised and democratic. Despite this, obstacles still remain that hinder Indonesia achieving the ‘rule of law’, and in particular, the country is consistently ranked as having…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Separatist Conflict in Indonesia

    The long-distance politics of the Acehnese diaspora, 1st Edition

    By Antje Missbach

    The socio-political activities of the Acehnese diaspora, located mainly in Malaysia, Scandinavia, the USA and Australia, have been of fundamental importance to conflict and politics within Aceh. The intensity of the relations between the diaspora and the homeland was mainly determined by the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • The Technological State in Indonesia

    The Co-constitution of High Technology and Authoritarian Politics, 1st Edition

    By Sulfikar Amir

    Using a historical sociology approach, this book illustrates the formation of the technological state in Indonesia during the New Order period (1966-1998). It explores the nexus between power, high technology, development, and authoritarianism situated in the Southeast Asian context. The book…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Sustaining Development and Growth in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Timo Henckel

    For several decades, fast-growing East Asia has been the envy of the developing world. Not only has East Asia outperformed all other regions of the world, but it also recovered surprisingly swiftly from the 1997–98 Asian financial crisis and the 2008–09 global financial crisis. Nevertheless,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Parties and Parliaments in Southeast Asia

    Non-Partisan Chambers in Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand, 1st Edition

    By Roland Rich

    Political parties are an essential ingredient in a modern democracy. They are also seen as the least trusted and most problematic institution in most democratic systems. While there have been attempts to strengthen parties through institutional design and capacity building, a new strategy has been…

    Paperback – 2017-05-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Asian Expansions

    The Historical Experiences of Polity Expansion in Asia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoff Wade

    Asia as we know it today is the product of a wide range of polity expansions over time. Recognising the territorial expansions of Asian polities large and small through the last several millennia helps rectify the fallacy, long-held and deeply entrenched, that Asian polities have been interested…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Early History of Asia

  • Migration and Integration in Singapore

    Policies and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yap Mui Teng, Gillian Koh, Debbie Soon

    Between 2000 and 2010, Singapore witnessed a huge influx of foreign migrants. The proportion of permanent residents in the total population increased from 7% to 11%, while the share of non-resident foreigners has risen from 19% to 25%. This was as much the result of the spontaneous movement of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research On Public and Social Policy in Asia

  • Political Institutions in East Timor

    Semi-Presidentialism and Democratisation, 1st Edition

    By Lydia M. Beuman

    In 2002, East Timor became an independent state following a long conflict with Indonesia, and went on to adopt a semi-presidential form of government. In a semi-presidential system there is a directly elected fixed-term president, prime minister and government who are collectively responsible for…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

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