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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Japan and ASEAN, Always in Tandemby Shinzo Abe

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2013; US$ 21.97

    The Singapore Lecture Series was inaugurated in 1980 by the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies with a founding endowment from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), and augmented by a generous donation in 1983 from Exxon Mobil Asia Pacific.The Singapore Lecture is designed to provide the opportunity for distinguished statesmen, scholars, and... more...

  • Classical Civilizations of South-East Asiaby Vladimir Braginsky

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 190.00

    With particular emphasis on history, religion, literature and arts, this collection provides a multifaceted and representative picture of the classical civilizations of South-East Asia which will be of interest for comparative and cross-disciplinary studies in this field, as well as providing a number of historical and literary documents and translations... more...

  • Cyprus and International Peacemaking 1964-1986by Farid Mirbagheri

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 160.00

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Debating Democratization in Myanmarby Nick Cheesman; Nicholas Farrelly; Trevor Wilson

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 2014; US$ 51.87

    s Myanmar (Burma) democratizing, or is it moving towards a new form of authoritarianism, perhaps one more consonant with other contemporary authoritarian regimes in Asia?Coming at a critical time, and one of growing interest in this Southeast Asian country among researchers and policy-makers, Debating Democratization in Myanmar addresses this complex... more...

  • The Roots of War in the 21st Centuryby Randall Doyle

    University Press of America 2009; US$ 32.99

    This book argues that the 21st century will witness a fundamental global shift in economic and military hegemonic power from the U.S.-European sphere to the U.S.-Asia-Pacific region. Geography, hegemony, and politics will represent the foundational pillars for change, progress, and prosperity in the Asia-Pacific region. more...

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

    Scarecrow Press 2006; US$ 109.99

    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...

  • The A to Z of the Russo-Japanese Warby Rotem Kowner

    Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 33.99

    The A to Z of the Russo-Japanese War provides considerable breadth and depth of coverage based on Japanese, Russian, and Western sources. The breadth is accomplished through a wide-ranging introduction, a detailed chronology and an extensive bibliography. The depth comes in the hundreds of entries on military and political leaders, major battles and... more...