South East Asian Studies Products

  • Football in Asia

    History, Culture and Business, 1st Edition

    Edited by Younghan Cho

    This book is the first comprehensive study on history, culture, and business of football in Asia. Football has been a symbol of the modern invention, a catalyst of local, national and regional identities, all time favourite among kids and youths, and even a harbinger for cultural globalization and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Liberalism and the British Empire in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gareth Knapman, Anthony Milner, Mary Quilty

    This collection of essays collects the leading scholars on British colonial thought in Southeast Asia to consider the question: what was the relationship between liberalism and the British Empire in Southeast Asia? The empire builders in Southeast Asia: Lord Minto, William Farquhar, John Leyden,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-06
    Routledge
    Empires in Perspective

  • Indo-Australian Relations

    Encounters beyond the State, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Darby

    This book explores a range of connections between India and Australia that fall outside the formal diplomacy of the two states. It examines how race, class and gender shape conceptions of the two nations, whose voices are heard and whose are not, and the politics that emerge from sport, culture,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Ho Chi Minh

    1st Edition

    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 1945–46 and with the United States in 1944–45. Ho was the father of his nation, a major…

    Paperback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Historical Biographies

  • Hydropower Development in the Mekong Region

    Political, Socio-economic and Environmental Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nathanial Matthews, Kim Geheb

    The Mekong Basin is home to some 70 million people, for whom this great river is a source of livelihoods, the basis for their ecosystems and a foundation of their economies. But the Mekong is also currently undergoing enormous social, economic, and ecological change of which hydropower development…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Asian Cities in an Era of Decentralisation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle Ann Miller, Tim Bunnell

    This book critically engages with the idea of decentralization as empowering cities and their residents to act innovatively and creatively. The contributions thus highlight how the term ‘empowerment’ in the context of decentralization regimes masks a competing array of intentions and agendas. Who…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Nation-Building and National Identity in Timor-Leste

    1st Edition

    By Michael Leach

    Timor-Leste’s long journey to nationhood spans 450 years of colonial rule by Portugal, a short-lived independence in 1975, and a 24-year occupation by Indonesia. This book examines the history of nation-building and national identity in Timor-Leste, and the evolution of a collective identity…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Migration, Micro-Business and Tourism in Thailand

    Highlanders in the City, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Trupp

    Visitors to Thailand’s urban and beach-sided tourist hotspots notice the presence of colourful and predominantly female vendors offering self-made and mass-manufactured products. A high percentage of these vendors are members of the highland ethnic minority group of Akha who have become…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Diasporas, Migrations and Mobilities

  • The Evolution of the Asian Developmental State

    Hong Kong and Singapore, 1st Edition

    By J. J. 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 – 2018-08-20
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Visual Media in Indonesia

    Video Vanguard, 1st Edition

    By Edwin Jurriëns

    In the age of digital communication and global capitalism, people’s mental, social and natural environments are interconnected in complex and often unpredictable ways. This book focuses on the visual media, one of the key factors in shaping the contemporary ecology of colliding environments.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • The Army and the Indonesian Genocide

    Mechanics of Mass Murder, 1st Edition

    By Jess Melvin

    For the past half century, the Indonesian military has depicted the 1965-66 killings, which resulted in the murder of approximately one million unarmed civilians, as the outcome of a spontaneous uprising. This formulation not only denied military agency behind the killings, it also denied that the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

  • Populist Threats and Democracy’s Fate in Southeast Asia

    Thailand, the Philippines, and Indonesia, 1st Edition

    By William Case

    Democracy in Southeast Asia has been explained using a number of factors including historical legacies, social structures, developmental levels, transitional processes, and institutional designs while other elements, such as elite-level relations and social coalitions, have been overlooked. This…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

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