6 edition of Dictionary of the modern politics of South-East Asia found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -264) and index.
|LC Classifications||DS525.7 .L45 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 271 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||271|
|LC Control Number||95115333|
Dictionary of the modern politics of South-East Asia (3rd ed.) by Michael Leifer Call Number: DSL45 Locations: College Library, YRL, and YRL Reference Core CollectionAuthor: Jade Alburo. There is great disagreement among scholars as to the origin of the word “Africa.” Two hypotheses are worthy of attention: one of them explains the word’s origin from the Phoenician root f-r-k, which, with the insertion of certain vowels, means “that which has broken away”—that is, indicating the breaking away of a new city (Carthage is the city in question) from the parent state.
It is easy to forget that Southeast Asia was only recently demarcated with Louis Mountbatten’s formation of the South East Asia Command in World War II, and later, American military strategic interests during the Cold War, rather than tied together by a single religion, political system, or language. Kroch Asia stacks PL R57 R28 A guide to major works of Japanese Literature which have been translated into English. It is intended as a "rough road map for the uninitiated" for identifying both the classical and modern masterpieces of Japanese Literature, including novels, poetry and : Fred Muratori.
Southeast Asia has long been seen as a unity, although other terms have been used to describe it: Further India, Little China, the Nanyang. The region has had a protracted maritime history. Confucianism, Buddhism, Islam, Hinduism, Christianity are all represented. It has seen a quintet of colonial. Southeast Asia: Politics, Meaning and Memory seeks to raise the visibility of Southeast Asia in scholarly circles and among general readers. Its broad scope covers history (memory) and culture (meanings), especially when these topics also elucidate issues of power (politics) at various social levels.
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The dictionary is recommended for all institutions with political science scholars." Kellian Clink, Minnesota State University. Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia is a concise, and enlightening resource that captures the breadth and depth of the dynamics of Southeast Asian politics in modern by: DICTIONARY OF THE MODERN POLITICS OF SOUTH-EAST ASIA.
By Michael Leifer. pages. £ Routledge. Reviewed by Philip Bowring. xii, pages ; 25 cm This comprehensive dictionary provides descriptive and analytical coverage of the turbulent political history and striking changes which have occurred in South-East Asia since the end of to the present : Describes and analyzes the political and economic history of South East Asia since the end of the World War II.
Over alphabetically-organized entries cover Brunei, Burma (Myanma), Cambodia (Kampuchea), Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Michael Leifer's Dictionary of the Modern Politics of South-East Asia is one of those reference books treasured by those with a broad professional interest in the subject.
It's concise, accurate, nicely cross-referenced and has a useful further reading list.4/5. Get this from a library. Dictionary of the modern politics of South-East Asia. [Michael Leifer]. The Dictionary of the Modern Politics of South-East Asia provides comprehensive coverage of the political history of this important region since the end of the Second World War.
Over alphabetically-organized entries cover Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia (Kampuchia), Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and by: Southeast Asia/Asia General. Dictionary of the modern politics of South-East Asia, 3rd ed. London; New York: Routledge, (DSL45x ) Dong fang wen hua ci dian.
Peking: Beijing da xue chu ban she, (DST84x ) (in Chinese) Dong nan Ya li. Dictionary of the modern politics of South-East Asia Dictionary of the politics of the People's Republic of China The Columbia dictionary of European political history since This second edition of Michael Yahuda's extremely successful textbook introduces students to the international politics of the Asia Pacific region since The new edition is completely updated with contemporary coverage of the economic crises and includes new chapters on: the current role of East Asia in world affairs prospects post the strengths and weaknesses of US dominance and the.
The Southeast Asia countries section of the Asia Collections web site has links to individual countries. For each country, there is a list of sources which may include introductory items, databases, government documents and sources (British, U.S.), book chapters from edited books (organized by subject) and other : Carole Atkinson.
Dictionary of the Modern Politics of South-East Asia Michael Leifer, Joseph ; Leifer Liow (Michael) No preview available - The economies of Southeast Asia: before and after the crisis. Dictionary of the Modern Politics of South-East Asia. 3rd ; New York: Routledge, Ziring, Lawrence.
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Michael Leifer, Dictionary of the Modern Politics of South‐East Asia (London and New York: Routledge, ), xii + pp. £ ISBN 0–––4. ISBN 0–––4. Christopher C. Harmon and David Tucker (eds.), Statecraft and Power: Essays in Honor of Harold W.
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Problems of internal and external security in South-East Asia have persisted as one set of competing global alignments has been succeeded by another, with major impact on regional relationships. This book, first published inexamines how the states of The Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) have attempted to confront the.
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Menchik’s article, entitled “Beyond Secular Democracy: Religion, Politics, and Modernity,” was published in the July edition of.Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of the regions that are geographically south of China, east of the Indian subcontinent and north-west of Australia.
Southeast Asia is bordered to the north by East Asia, to the west by South Asia and the Bay of Bengal, to the east by Oceania and the Pacific Ocean, and to the south by Australia and the Indian tion:(3rd).South Asia or Southern Asia, is the southern region of the Asian continent, which comprises the sub-Himalayan countries and, for some authorities, adjoining countries to the west and aphically, it is dominated by the Indian Plate, which rises above sea level as northern parts of India south of the Himalayas and the Hindu Asia is bounded on the south by the Indian Ocean Countries: 8 states, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan.