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  • Southeast Asian Affairs 2011by Daljit Singh

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2011; US$ 65.90

    "Founded in 1974, Southeast Asian Affairs provides, without fear or favour, informed and in-depth annual analyses of this vibrant region and its component countries. It is the only publication which does this and is in its own class without peers. It is a mandatory reference and read for those seriously interested in knowing Southeast Asia."... more...

  • ASEAN 2.0by Emmanuel C. Lallana

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2011; US$ 31.10

    This study argues that the extensive use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) would: ( (1) enhance policy coordination within the intergovernmental organization; (2) promote inclusive regionalism by providing new avenues for broader stakeholder participation in regional affairs; (3)... more...

  • Rethinking Cultural Resource Management in Southeast Asiaby John N. Miksic; Geok Yian Goh; Sue O?Connor

    Anthem Press 2011; US$ 99.00

    ‘Rethinking Cultural Resource Management in Southeast Asia’ explores the challenges facing efforts to protect the cultural assets of Southeast Asia from the ravages of tourism and economic development. more...

  • Portuguese and Luso-Asian Legacies in Southeast Asia, 1511-2011, vol. 2by Laura Jarnagin

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2012; US$ 64.90

    This two-volume set pulls together several interdisciplinary studies historicizing Portuguese 'legacies' across Asia over a period of approximately five centuries (ca. 1511-2011). It is especially recommended to readers interested in the broader aspects of the early European presence in Asia, and specifically on questions of politics, colonial... more...

  • Das ASEAN Regional Forumby Dirk Strothmann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2012; US$ 41.16

    Das ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) ist seit seiner Gründung 1994 zu einer wichtigen Form institutionalisierter Sicherheit in Ostasien geworden. Die sicherheitspolitischen Rahmenbedingungen mit der drohenden Machtkonkurrenz zwischen den USA und der Volksrepublik China haben sich indes nicht wesentlich verändert und die neuen Herausforderungen des Terrorismus... more...

  • Early Civilizations of Southeast Asiaby Dougald J.W. O'Reilly

    AltaMira Press 2006; US$ 45.99

    Early Civilizations of Southeast Asia presents a fascinating synthesis of research on the prehistoric societies of mainland Southeast Asia. Drawing on archaeological and historical research, both old and new, Dougald O'Reilly provides a general picture of the events that shaped the region in ancient times, covering the rise of the Pyu civilization... more...

  • Pacific Asia?by Mel Gurtov

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2001; US$ 38.99

    Emphasizing human and environmental security over traditional power politics, Mel Gurtov offers a provocative reinterpretation of security in the Asia-Pacific region. The author questions a number of prevailing assumptions, such as the China threat, a U.S.-centered balance of power, and the necessity of a greater Japanese security role. He argues instead... more...

  • Politik als Systemby Edwin Czerwick

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 35.87

    Mit dem Buch Politik als System soll sowohl der etwas in Vergessenheit geratene Beitrag der politischen Systemtheorien zur Erklärung von Politik als auch das integrative Potential der politischen Systemtheorien ins Bewusstsein gerückt werden. Es werden die zentralen Voraussetzungen des systemtheoretischen Denkens untersucht und die Variablen beschrieben,... more...

  • The International Relations of Northeast Asiaby Samuel S. Kim; Thomas Berger; Kent E. Calder; Lowell Dittmer; William W. Grimes; Alastair Iain Johnston; C S. Eliot Kang; Taehwan Kim; Chung-in Moon; Thomas G. Moore; Gilbert Rozman; Lynn T. White III

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2003; US$ 45.99

    This authoritative work explores the complex and evolving interplay among national, regional, and global forces influencing Northeast Asia's security, economy, and identity. Written by a team of leading scholars, the book presents a variety of theoretical perspectives and case studies to offer a comprehensive analysis of the pressures that shape the... more...

  • Militär und zivile Politikby Aurel Croissant; David Kühn

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 43.49

    In Europa und Nordamerika gilt es heute als selbstverständlich, dass das Militär der Kontrolle durch die zivile Politik unterliegt. In anderen Regionen der Welt ist das jedoch nicht unbedingt der Fall. Warum gelingt es manchen Staaten, die Kontrolle über die Streitkräfte zu institutionalisieren, und manchen nicht? Welche Rolle spielt das Militär in... more...