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short introduction to the history and politics of Southeast Asia

Allen, Richard

short introduction to the history and politics of Southeast Asia

by Allen, Richard

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Southeast Asia -- History,
  • Southeast Asia -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography : p. 52-59.

    Statementby Richard Allen.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 59 p.
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18435659M
    OCLC/WorldCa4428485

    Read and learn for free about the following article: Introduction to Southeast Asia If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website. If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains * and * are unblocked. Yet while these contemporary developments are not the chief concern of a book offering an introduction to Southeast Asia’s long history, it is undeniable that many recent events have deep roots in the more distant past. Civil unrest in Thailand in the first decade of the twenty-first century underlines this point.

    The wide topographical diversity of Southeast Asia has greatly influenced its history. For instance, Mainland Southeast Asia with its continuous but rugged and difficult terrain provided the basis for the early Khmer and Mon civilisations. The sub-region's extensive coastline and major river systems of the Irrawaddy, Salween, Chao Phraya, Mekong and Red River have directed socio-cultural and. EAST TIMOR: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY, POLITICS AND CULTURE OF SOUTHEAST ASIA’S YOUNGEST NATION. By. Andrea K. Molnar. Northern Illinois University. Department of Anthropology and Center for Southeast Asian Studies. May If you utilize material from this web course, please cite it as you would any published work.

    A textbook for students and researches, interested in Southeast Asian politics. 13 chapters, including 11 country chapters on the 11 Southeast Asian countries, plus introduction and comparative. Best Southeast Asia Nonfiction Best nonfiction books about Southeast Asia, including Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Burma (Myanmar), Laos, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, and Singapore. Ancient to modern history and everything in between.


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In Southeast Asia: A Very Short Introduction, James R. Rush traces the history of the region, beginning with its earliest settled communities (ca. BCE) through its long classical period of "mandala" kingdoms.

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The book succeeds in that. The histories of the countries are definitely longer and more in-depth than you will find in a travel guide, and they are definitely shorter than a book-length treatment/5. His main areas of research include comparative politics of East and Southeast Asia, democratization studies, civil-military relations, conflict studies and comparative auhoritarianism.

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Short introduction to the history and politics of Southeast Asia. New York, Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Richard Allen. Short History of Asia Series Series Editor: Milton Osborne Milton Osborne has had an association with the Asian region for over forty years as an academic, public servant and independent writer.

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