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  • Militär und zivile Politikby Aurel Croissant; David Kühn

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 56.00

    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...

  • Natur und soziales Handelnby Bianca Baerlocher

    Campus Verlag 2013; US$ 29.57

    Nachhaltigkeit ist als gesellschaftliches Leitbild ein Thema auch für die Sozialwissenschaften. Bianca Baerlocher erklärt auf handlungstheoretischer Basis das Zusammenwirken von sozialen und biophysischen Phänomenen. Damit holt sie die Natur als Gegenstand in die Soziologie und stellt zugleich ein sozialtheoretisches Konzept für die Nachhaltigkeitsforschung... more...

  • Pacific Asia?by Mel Gurtov

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2001; US$ 35.99

    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$ 46.00

    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...

  • 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...

  • Region of Revoltby Milton Osborne

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 31.95

    Region of Revolt: Focus on Southeast Asia deals with the phenomenon of revolt and revolutionary change in Southeast Asia. Countries covered include Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, and the Philippines. Images of revolt, such as those indicating heroism, are considered, along with traditional patterns of revolt. This book is comprised... 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...

  • Southeast Asia in a New Eraby Rodolfo C Severino; Elspeth Thomson; Mark Hong

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2009; US$ 44.90

    This book is about Southeast Asia in a new era. This new era began with a new century and a new millennium posing great challenges to the region and to each country in it. It has a chapter on each of the ten countries in the region, covering both the politics and the economic aspects. It has one on the region as a whole, and one on the Association... more...

  • Southeast Asia in Search of an ASEAN Communityby Rodolfo C Severino

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2006; US$ 82.90

    Not just another book on ASEAN, this volume reappraises the organization from the inside, through controversial or perplexing issues such as the “ASEAN Way”, the accession of the new members, including Myanmar, the principle of “non-interference”, regional security, regional economic integration, the haze and SARS, and ASEAN’s... more...

  • 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...