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  • Autonomy and Armed Separatism in South and Southeast Asiaby Michelle Ann Miller

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2012; US$ 50.90

    Armed separatist insurgencies have created a real dilemma for many national governments of how much freedom to grant aggrieved minorities without releasing territorial sovereignty over the nation-state. This book examines different approaches that have been taken by seven states in South and Southeast Asia to try and resolve this dilemma through various... more...

  • Civilizations in Embraceby Amitav Acharya

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2012; US$ 42.90

    This study revisits one of the most extensive examples of the spread of ideas in the history of civilization: the diffusion of Indian religious and political ideas to Southeast Asia before the advent of Islam and European colonialism. Hindu and Buddhist concepts and symbols of kingship and statecraft helped to legitimize Southeast Asian rulers, and... more...

  • Enhancing ASEAN's Connectivityby Sanchita Basu Das

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2012; US$ 33.90

    ASEAN has a goal to create an economic community by 2015. To achieve the goal, connectivity among the member states needs to be given due importance. In 2010, ASEAN adopted the Master Plan on ASEAN Connectivity (MPAC), which looked at physical, institutional and people-to-people connectivity. It pinned down fifteen priority projects which can potentially... more...

  • Southeast Asiaby Milton Osborne

    Allen & Unwin 2013; US$ 27.26

    A lively and easy to read guide to Southeast Asia written by one of the world's pre-eminent historians of the area. 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...

  • ASEAN Economic Community Scorecardby Sanchita Basu Das

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2013; US$ 38.90

    During the 13th ASEAN Summit in November 2007, ASEAN Leaders endorsed the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Blueprint, which laid the foundation of creating a "single market and production base" among the ten Southeast Asian economies. Soon after that, ASEAN faced great uncertainties in the light of the 2008 global financial crisis and continues to remain... more...

  • Perfect Hostageby Justin Wintle

    Skyhorse Publishing 2008; US$ 27.95

    Burma is a country where, as one senior UN official puts it, "just to turn your head can mean imprisonment or death." Aung San Suu Kyi is considered to be Burma's best hope for freedom, and, because of her unwavering commitment to nonviolent resistance to the country's brutal military junta, she has been under house arrest since 1989. Elected Prime... more...

  • A Provincial History of the Ottoman Empire: Cyprus and the Eastern Mediterranean in the 19th Centuryby Marc Aymes

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    Provincializing the history of the Ottoman Empire, this book provides a critical approach to the projects of ?modernity? that took place in the Eastern Mediterranean over the past two centuries. Leaving their mark on this period are; the turmoil of insurgency in Greece and Egypt, a growing intervention of European Powers in Eastern Mediterranean... more...

  • Conjunctures and Continuities in Southeast Asian Politicsby N. Ganesan

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2013; US$ 45.37

    In their evolution of political structures and life, countries often undergo significant conjunctures, major events that reorder political structures and norms. The examination of such conjunctures offers an important methodological framework to uncover and document changes that have significantly altered the political template of a country. This collection... more...

  • The Historical Construction of Southeast Asian Studiesby Park Seung Woo; Victor T. King

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2013; US$ 64.87

    "At a time when Southeast Asian Studies is declining in North America and Europe, this book serves to remind us of the fresh, constructive and encouraging view of the field from Asia. On behalf of Taiwan’s Southeast Asian research community, I sincerely congratulate Professors Park and King for making such a great and timely contribution... more...