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  • Conflict and Change in Cambodia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Kiernan, Caroline Hughes

    In the thirty years after the Second World War, Cambodia witnessed the reassertion of colonial power, the spread of nationalism, the birth and growth of a communist party, the achievement of independence, the stifling reform during the decade of peace, the rise of an armed domestic insurgency, the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge

  • Theorizing Southeast Asian Relations

    Emerging Debates, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amitav Acharya, Richard Stubbs

    The recent proliferation of theories of international relations has transformed analyses of Southeast Asia’s international affairs. A new generation of scholars has promoted a lively and illuminating debate which has seen the traditional realist/ neorealist approach, which continues to hold centre…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge

  • Hadrami Arabs in Present-day Indonesia

    An Indonesia-oriented group with an Arab signature, 1st Edition

    By Frode F. Jacobsen

    This book focuses on social and cultural trends in present-day Hadrami Arab societies in Eastern and Central Indonesia, and the history of the Hadrami Arab people, which demonstrates an early form of globalization. For centuries migration has played a vital part in Hadrami adaptation.…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Gender and Power in Indonesian Islam

    Leaders, feminists, Sufis and pesantren selves, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bianca J. Smith, Mark Woodward

    The traditional Islamic boarding schools known as pesantren are crucial centres of Muslim learning and culture within Indonesia, but their cultural significance has been underexplored. This book is the first to explore understandings of gender and Islam in pesantren and Sufi orders in Indonesia. By…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Genders and Sexualities in Indonesian Cinema

    Constructing gay, lesbi and waria identities on screen, 1st Edition

    By Ben Murtagh

    Indonesia has a long and rich tradition of homosexual and transgender cultures, and the past 40 years in particular has seen an increased visibility of sexual minorities in the country, which has been reflected through film and popular culture. This book examines how representations of gay, lesbian…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia

  • India and the Republic of Korea

    Engaged Democracies, 1st Edition

    By Skand R. Tayal

    Examining the underlying logic of the strategic and economic partnership between the Republic of Korea and India, this book is the first detailed study of the numerous facets — cultural, economic, people-to-people, and strategic — of blossoming relations between two major Asian democracies. This…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India

  • Macroeconomic Policies in Indonesia

    Indonesia economy since the Asian financial crisis of 1997, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anwar Nasution

    This book gives insight on the dynamics and route of economic policies that have been taken and implemented since the point of institutional reforms in 1998 that were triggered from the context of the financial crisis in 1997/1998. The condition brought a different paradigm on the landscape of…

    Paperback – 2015-11-18
    Routledge

  • Post-Tsunami Reconstruction in Indonesia

    Negotiating Normativity through Gender Mainstreaming Initiatives in Aceh, 1st Edition

    By Marjaana Jauhola

    This book offers a critical analysis of gender mainstreaming initiatives in the post-tsunami context in Indonesia. Aiming to challenge the terms of the debate in gender mainstreaming and disaster reconstruction efforts, Jauhola offers an important contribution for the discussion of what ‘feminisms…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • State Management of Religion in Indonesia

    1st Edition

    By Myengkyo Seo

    Although Indonesia is generally considered to be a Muslim state, and is indeed the world’s most populous Muslim-majority nation, it has a sizeable Christian minority as a legacy of Dutch colonialism, with Christians often occupying relatively high social positions. This book examines the management…

    Paperback – 2015-09-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Religion in Contemporary Asia Series

  • The Asian Games: Modern Metaphor for ‘The Middle Kingdom’ Reborn

    Political Statement, Cultural Assertion, Social Symbol, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.A. Mangan, Marcus P. Chu, Dong Jinxia

    The premise of The Asian Games: Modern Metaphor for ‘The Middle Kingdom’ Reborn - Political Statement, Cultural Assertion, Social Symbol is emphatic. The Guangzhou 2010 Asian Games was a metaphor for hegemony and renaissance. China crushed the other Asian nations with the massive weight of its Gold…

    Paperback – 2015-09-04
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Gambling, the State and Society in Thailand, c.1800-1945

    1st Edition

    By James A. Warren

    During the nineteenth century there was a huge increase in the level and types of gambling in Thailand. Taxes on gambling became a major source of state revenue, with the government establishing state-run lotteries and casinos in the first half of the twentieth century. Nevertheless, over the same…

    Paperback – 2015-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Post-War Borneo, 1945-1950

    Nationalism, Empire and State-Building, 1st Edition

    By Ooi Keat Gin

    This book examines Borneo, both British Borneo – Brunei, Sarawak and North Borneo – and Dutch Borneo in the period 1945-1950. Borneo then was at the crossroads. Following the Japanese Occupation, the likely future status of the various Bornean territories was not at all clear, and the book…

    Paperback – 2015-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

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