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  • Historical Dictionary of United States-Southeast Asia Relationsby Donald E. Weatherbee

    Scarecrow Press 2008; US$ 109.99

    The Historical Dictionary of United States-Southeast Asia Relations identifies the key issues, individuals, and events in the history of U.S.-Southeast Asia relations and places them in the context of the complex and dynamic regional strategic, political, and economic processes that have fashioned the American role in Southeast Asia. This is done through... more...

  • The United States and Northeast Asiaby G. John Ikenberry; Chung-in Moon

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 33.99

    This authoritative book provides a comprehensive and penetrating analysis of the emerging security terrain in Northeast Asia. Leading American and Asian scholars explore the shifting power configurations in Northeast Asia represented by China's rise, Japan's quest for a normal state, North Korea's nuclear ambitions, South Korea's projection into a... more...

  • Social Dynamics in the Highlands of Southeast Asiaby Francois Robinne; Mandy Sadan

    BRILL 2007; US$ 151.00

    Drawing on long term fieldwork and research in communities from Assam through to Laos, this book offers a different level of reappraisal of the work of Edmund Leach and offers a significant contribution to the development of a new regional anthropology of Southeast Asia. more...

  • A Short History of South-East Asiaby Peter Church

    Wiley 2012; US$ 17.95

    The success of the first four editions shows that this book fills a vacuum for readers who wish to learn about the countries of South-East Asia. Recent years have seen a number of important developments all of which are covered here. With the global climate becoming more uncertain and the threat of terrorism spilling over, this book will aid readers'... more...

  • A History of Myanmar since Ancient Timesby Michael Aung-Thwin; Maitrii Aung-Thwin

    Reaktion Books 2013; US$ 29.00

    In A History of Myanmar since Ancient Times , Michael Aung-Thwin and Maitrii Aung-Thwin take us from the sacred stupas of the plains of Pagan to grand, colonial-era British mansions, revealing the storied past and rich culture of this country. The book traces the traditions and transformations of Myanmar’s communities over nearly three millennia,... more...

  • (Re)Negotiating East and Southeast Asiaby Alice Ba

    Stanford University Press 2009; US$ 30.95

    Tracing ASEAN debates about Southeast Asia's intra- and extra-regional relations over four decades, this book argues for a process-driven view of cooperation, sheds light on intervening processes of argument and debate, and highlights interacting material, ideational, and social forces in the construction of regions and regionalisms in Southeast Asia,... more...

  • East Asia at the Centerby Warren I. Cohen

    Columbia University Press 2001; US$ 29.99

    Cohen charts the course of cultural, intellectual, economic, and political developments in East Asia -- particularly China and Japan -- from the beginning of recorded time to the present day and examines such events as the rise and fall of key dynasties, the ascendance of the British empire, and the development of democracy in Asia. more...

  • The Return of the Galon Kingby Maitrii Aung?Thwin

    Ohio University Press 2010; US$ 21.99

    In late 1930, on a secluded mountain overlooking the rural paddy fields of British Burma, a peasant leader named Saya San crowned himself King and inaugurated a series of uprisings that would later erupt into one of the largest anti-colonial rebellions in Southeast Asian history. Considered an imposter by the British, a hero by nationalists, and a... more...

  • Harmony and Developmentby Lai Hongyi; Lim Tin Seng

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2007; US$ 131.00

    This book celebrates the 15th anniversary of China–ASEAN dialogue, which has captured the limelight as a key development in international relations in the Asia-Pacific. The contributions discuss a wide range of complex and challenging issues concerning ASEAN–China relations in a readable, informative, concise and comprehensive way.In... more...

  • International Relations Theory and the Asia-Pacificby G. John. Ikenberry; Michael Mastanduno

    Columbia University Press 2005; US$ 32.99

    What tools will international relations theorists need to understand the complex relationship among China, Japan, and the United States as the three powers shape the economic and political future of this crucial region? Some of the best and most innovative scholars in international relations and Asian area studies gather here with the working premise... more...