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  • 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...

  • Historical Dictionary of Burma (Myanmar)by Donald M. Seekins

    Scarecrow Press 2006; US$ 119.99

    Burma (Myanmar) is a country in crisis, and a political resolution to its problems of national unity seems unlikely to occur in the near future. The purpose of the Historical Dictionary of Burma (Myanmar) is to explain in depth the country's political crisis, while also providing detailed historical background. While paying much attention to the personalities... more...

  • East Asia's Haunted Present: Historical Memories and the Resurgence of Nationalismby Tsuyoshi Hasegawa; Kazuhiko Togo

    ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 83.00

    This collection of essays by leading scholars from Japan, China, South Korea, and the United States examines how and why bitter historical memories have resurfaced in recent years as freshly virulent and contentious issues between Japan and its neighbors?especially China and South Korea. Moreover, it seeks to identify what set of conditions and what... more...

  • CultureShock! Myanmarby Saw Myat Yin

    Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Ptd Ltd 2010; US$ 12.75

    CultureShock! Myanmar is an illuminating guide to the culture and customs of Myanmar, offering readers a peek into this often-forgotten Asian country. Even though Myanmar has relaxed its restrictions on foreign visitors, the country is still relatively isolated compared to the rapidly globalising world. Find out how the Myanmar people cope with the... 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...

  • Northeast Asian Regionalismby Christopher M. Dent; David W. F. Huang

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 178.00

    Examines both actual and potential developments in North-East Asian regionalism, from various levels and fields of analysis, considering cooperative and integrative structures and processes. Particular reference is made to the contemporary experience of Europe, which provides important models of cooperation and integration in both the government and... more...

  • Changing Identities of the Southeast Asian Chinese Since World War IIby Jennifer Cushman; Gungwu Wang

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 1988; US$ 37.00

    In June 1985, a symposium, Changing Identities of the Southeast Asian Chinese since World War II was held at the Australian National University in Canberra. This volume includes many of the papers from that symposium presented by ANU scholars and those from universities elsewhere in Australia, North America and Southeast Asia. Participants looked at... more...

  • EQ and Leadership In Asiaby Sebastien Henry

    Wiley 2011; US$ 38.00

    Increase your emotional intelligence, build a better workplace Emotional intelligence is crucial for business leadership, and nowhere is that more true than in Asia, where emotions are particularly likely to be concealed during daily business interactions. Emotions can be a major asset for leaders if properly understood, and a source of significant... more...

  • The Malaysby Anthony Milner

    Wiley 2011; US$ 34.95

    Just who are ‘the Malays’? This provocative study poses the question and considers how and why the answers have changed over time, and from one region to another. Anthony Milner develops a sustained argument about ethnicity and identity in an historical, ‘Malay’ context. The Malays is a comprehensive examination of the origins... more...

  • International Relations in Southeast Asiaby N Ganesan; Ramses Amer

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2010; US$ 52.90

    For observers outside of Southeast Asia, this book opens up a world of conflicts, rivalries, and reconciliations that is terra incognita. It is easy to assume that all is well under the consensual Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) umbrella. These expert authors detail the sometimes stormy and often tense bilateral relationships in the... more...