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  • Ottoman Izmirby Sibel Zandi-Sayek

    University of Minnesota Press 2011; US$ 83.00

    Between 1840 and 1880, the Eastern Mediterranean port of Izmir (Smyrna) underwent unprecedented change. A modern harbor that welcomed international steamships and new railway lines that transported a cornucopia of products transformed the physical city. Migrants, seasonal workers, and transient sailors thronged into an already diverse metropolis, helping... more...

  • ASEAN-U.S. Relationsby Pavin Chachavalpongpun

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2011; US$ 48.00

    "This book entitled ASEAN-U.S. Relations: What Are the Talking Points? is a result of a workshop organized by the ASEAN Studies Centre of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. The workshop was timely then, as the two sides, all of ASEAN, and the United States held their first-ever summit in Singapore in November 2009, heralding a new era of renewed... more...

  • In the Name of Pauk-Phawby Maung Aung Myoe

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2011; US$ 59.90

    Since its independence in January 1948, Myanmar has tried to find a way to deal with (at one time) ideologically hostile and traditionally chauvinistic China which has pursued a foreign policy aimed at restoring its perceived influence in Myanmar. To counter China’s attempts to influence Myanmar's foreign policy options has always been a challenge... more...

  • Portuguese and Luso-Asian Legacies in Southeast Asia, 1511-2011, vol. 1by Laura Jarnagin

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2011; US$ 64.90

    "In 1511, a Portuguese expedition under the command of Afonso de Albuquerque arrived on the shores of Malacca, taking control of the prosperous Malayan port-city after a swift military campaign. Portugal, a peripheral but then technologically advanced country in southwestern Europe since the latter fifteenth century, had been in the process of establishing... more...

  • Regional Outlookby Michael J Montesano; Lee Poh Onn

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2012; US$ 32.90

    Launched in 1992, Regional Outlook is an annual publication of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, published every January. Designed for the busy executive, professional, diplomat, journalist, or interested observer, Regional Outlook aims to provide a succinct analysis of current political and economic trends shaping the region, and the outlook... more...

  • A Gentleman's Wordby Nilanjana Sengupta

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2012; US$ 68.90

    The great Indian nationalist leader Subhas Chandra Bose arrived in Singapore in 1943 to revitalize the Indian National Army (INA). Taking the opportunity of the Japanese occupation of parts of Southeast Asia, he launched armed struggle against British colonial rule in India. Two years later, that attempt failed at the eastern gates of India. Yet, it... more...

  • Anthony Reid and the Study of the Southeast Asian Pastby Geoff Wade; Li Tana

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2012; US$ 55.90

    To celebrate Anthony Reid's numerous and seminal contributions to the field of Southeast Asian history, a group of his colleagues and students has contributed essays for this Festschrift. In addition to introductory essays which provide personal and intellectual histories of Anthony Reid the man, there is a range of original scholarly contributions... more...

  • Southeast Asian Affairs 2012by Daljit Singh; Pushpa Thambipillai

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2012; US$ 84.90

    "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...

  • Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Politicsby Richard Robison

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 225.00

    This Handbook provides a comprehensive analysis of the major themes that have defined the politics of Southeast Asia. It provides a comprehensive and cutting-edge examination of this important subject. The introductory chapter provides an overview of the theoretical and ideological themes that have dominated the study of the region's politics and... more...

  • The Problem of Describing Relations Between the United States and Southeast Asian Nationsby Charmaine G. Misalucha

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2012; US$ 169.95

    This book shows how political speech acts carry consequences in diplomatic relations. Focusing on interactions between the United States and Southeast Asian countries, the author shows that often the more powerful country does not get its way. American foreign policy is usually viewed as being uncompromising and hegemonic, but in reality, it strikes... more...