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Politics in Contemporary Southeast Asia
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Damien Kingsbury
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge

The countries of Southeast Asia continue to change, evolve and chart courses that sometimes leave outside observers puzzled. Politics in Contemporary Southeast Asia thoroughly assesses the political challenges and changes faced by the countries of Southeast Asia in the 21st century. Focusing on political processes throughout, Kingsbury introduces readers to
Party Politics in Southeast Asia
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Dirk Tomsa
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Routledge

Contributing to the growing discourse on political parties in Asia, this book looks at parties in Southeast Asia's most competitive electoral democracies of Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines. It highlights the diverse dynamics of party politics in the region and provides new insights into organizational structures, mobilizational strategies and the
Contemporary Southeast Asia
Language: en
Pages: 347
Authors: Alice D. Ba, Mark Beeson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

At the epicenter of the world's most dynamic economic continent, Southeast Asia provides a window into some of the most important contemporary global developments in politics, and plays a crucial role in determining the wider region's future. The 3rd edition of this highly-acclaimed text provides a comprehensive analysis of Southeast
Performing Southeast Asia
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Marcus Cheng Chye Tan, Charlene Rajendran
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-14 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Performing Southeast Asia: Performance, Politics and the Contemporary is an important reconsideration of the histories and practices of theatre and performance in a fluid and dynamic region that is also experiencing an overarching politics of complexity, precarity and populist authoritarian tendencies. In a substantial introductory essay and essays by leading
Spirited Politics
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Andrew C. Willford, Kenneth M. George
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-31 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

The essays in Spirited Politics throw light on predicaments that spring from the intersection of religion, ethnicity, and nationalism in contemporary Southeast Asian public life. Covering material from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippines, the contributors explore the calamities and ironies of Southeast Asian identity politics, examining the ways in