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Frontiers of Asia and Southeast Asia

J. R. V. Prescott

Frontiers of Asia and Southeast Asia

by J. R. V. Prescott

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Published by Melbourne University Press in Carlton [Australia] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia,
  • Southeast Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Asia -- Boundaries,
    • Southeast Asia -- Boundaries,
    • Asia -- Historical geography -- Maps,
    • Southeast Asia -- Historical geography -- Maps

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJ. R. V. Prescott, H. J. Collier, D. F. Prescott.
      GenreMaps.
      ContributionsCollier, Harold John, 1911- joint author., Prescott, Dorothy F. 1931- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS5.9 .P73
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 106 p. :
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4279290M
      ISBN 100522841163
      LC Control Number78305222

      In this interview, Donald K. Emmerson, head of the Southeast Asia Program in the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center at Stanford University, and the editor of the book (who wrote.   In Southeast Asia the link between global warming and the seasonal atmospheric flow during the monsoon seasons shows varying degree of fuzziness. This study investigates the impact of climate change on the seasonality of monsoon Asia and its effect on the variability of monsoon rainfall in Southeast Asia.

      Praise For Between Frontiers: Nation and Identity in a Southeast Asian Borderland (Ohio RIS Southeast Asia Series #) “Ishikawa has a deep and long-term knowledge of his subject. The mixture of historical, anthropological, and sociological approaches is . Asian countries are experiencing rapid urbanization and with it an increased demand for comfortable, affordable and low-carbon buildings. With more than 70% of the required building stock in in emerging economies including those in South East Asia yet to be built, there are significant opportunities to meet these demands sustainably, and reduce pressure on the global climate.

      South East Asia refers to the following countries: Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar (formerly known as Burma), Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. A Short History of China and Southeast Asia is a fascinating account of imperial ambition, internal collapse and revival, cultural and commercial striving, war and revolution. Here, the 'Middle Kingdom' plays its role on the world stage, from the beginnings of its history to its growing contest with the USA for dominance of the Asian region.


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Muslims in Southeast Asia hold a complex mix of beliefs informed by Islam, folk traditions, and animism. Even devout Muslims often pray to ancestral spirits and make sacrifices to ward off curses. Many live in constant fear of evil. The number of Christians in Southeast Asia may be small.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Label mounted on t.p.: Exclusive distributor, ISBC, Inc., Forest Grove, Or. Description: xi, pages. The region of Southeast Asia has a complicated geological history in one of the most tectonically active regions of our planet.

This complexity derives from the fact that Southeast Asia is situated at the junction of four major tectonic plates (Eurasian, Indian–Australian, Pacific, and Philippine Sea) with a few smaller microplates, and therefore its geological evolution is strongly related.

The Emergence of Modern Southeast Asia offers a new and up-to-date perspective on this complex region. Although it does not neglect nation-building (the central theme of its popular and long-lived predecessor, In Search of Southeast Asia), the present work focuses on economic and social history, gender, and ecology.4/5(1).

South East Asia Historically influenced by China to the North and India to the West, South East Asia has evolved into a region of incredible richness and diversity. Spiritual and dramatic, blessed with lush scenery, wonderful food and a warm and hospitable people, the region is a cultural melting pot, with a tumultuous history and a fascinating.

This reflective and provocative book outlines the emergence of the nation-states of modern Southeast Asia. It considers various ways of looking at Southeast Asian history, combining narrative, analysis and discussion.

The book's three sections give a broad historical overview of individual nation-states, reflect on significant problems in understanding Southeast Asia, and explore the current.

This is a most enlightening book about contemporary Southeast Asia. Readers will profit immensely from the useful comparisons between ASEAN and Northeast Asia, thoughtful analyses of the role of domestic institutions on socio-economic performance, and insightful projections of.

A leading military historian, Kaushik Roy has produced a finely crafted work on the interrelationships between colonial making of frontiers, state formation, and small wars conducted by the British in South Asia.

The book contributes substantially to writings on protracted armed conflicts in South Asia, drawing extensively on archival sources. Symposium on New Frontiers of Southeast Asia and Pacific Studies ( Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan).

Frontiers of Southeast Asia and Pacific studies. Taipei, Taiwan: Center for Asia-Pacific Area Studies, Academia Sinica, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. This book sheds light on the dollarization trends of four transitional economies in Southeast Asia: Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and Vietnam.

Moving beyond the tendency to focus on the Latin American experience of dollarization and prolonged high inflation, the chapters in this book compare how payment dollarization has been more persistent than other types of dollarization in this region due.

>>> CLICK DOWNLOAD "The central theme of this book is the utility of bilateralism and multilateralism in Southeast Asia international relations. The intention was to examine a sufficient number of empirical cases in the Southeast Asian region since the mid's so as to establish a pattern of interactions informing a wider audience of interactions unique to the region.

Southeast Asia Seminar. Southeast Asia Seminar ; Frontiers of Gender Studies in Asia. Date and time:2 February (Fri.), Peter Jackson is a member of the editorial collective of Hong Kong University Press’s Queer Asia monograph series and his recent books include The Ambiguous Allure of the West.

A more important point that is generally absent in discussions about Southeast Asia’s last frontier economy is its actual frontiers. The country’s borders have not only experienced extensive economic transformation in recent years, but have also witnessed decades of devastating armed conflict.

A substantial share of foreign direct investments have been directed towards extractive resources and their infrastructures in Mainland Southeast Asia.

This Regional Social and Cultural Studies (RSCS) workshop examined issues concerning resource extraction and commodification in the region, the stakeholders involved, and their effect on local economies.

From maritime trading relations and political interactions to overland Chinese expansion and commerce in Southeast Asia, this book reveals rarely explored connections across the China–Southeast Asia interface.

In so doing, it transcends existing area studies boundaries to present an invaluable new perspective to the field. In this intensive course, conducted mostly on the ground in Southeast Asia, motivated students will rapidly build field research skills and awareness of complex borderland issues.

They will explore topics including international relations, transnational security, regional trade and ethnic minority group experiences. Actively engaging with informants and communities from Canberra to Bangkok to.

Whilst the primary focus of the book is the security dimension of Southeast Asia-China relations, it also takes full account of political relations and the burgeoning economic ties between the two sides. This book is a timely contribution to the literature on the fast changing geopolitics of the Asia.

East and Southeast Asia. The Physical Landscape of East and Southeast Asia; Natural Hazards in East and Southeast Asia; East and Southeast Asia’s History and Settlement; Political Conflicts and Changes East and Southeast Asia; Patterns of Economic Development in East and Southeast Asia; Oceania.

The Physical. Kyoto CSEAS Series on Asian Studies 16 Publication Year: pages, mm x mm Paperback ISBN: NUS Press and Kyoto University Press.Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is the southeastern region 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 Ocean.

The definitions of “Southeast Asia” are fluid and only recently defined (“SE Asia” itself as a geographic term only dates back to WWII), and so the books here reach from India through Burma, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, and Vietnam.

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