Contemporary Southeast Asia by M. BeesonContemporary Southeast Asia by M. Beeson

Contemporary Southeast Asia

EditorM. Beeson, Mark

Paperback | November 24, 2008

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This thoroughly updated new edition of an already popular text brings together specially-commissioned chapters by leading authorities, rigorously edited to ensure systematic coverage. It provides students with an accessible and up-to-date thematically-structured comparative introduction to Southeast Asia today.
MARK BEESON is Professor of International Politics at the University of Birmingham, UK. Other recent books include Securing Southeast Asia (with Alex Bellamy), Regionalism, Globalization and East Asia, and Institutions of the Asia Pacific.
Title:Contemporary Southeast AsiaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0 inPublished:November 24, 2008Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230202926

ISBN - 13:9780230202924


Table of Contents

Introduction: Making Sense of Southeast Asia--M. Beeson
The Historical Context--R. Elson
The End of Empire and the Cold War--M.T. Berger
The Political Economy of Southeast Asia--G. Felker
Public Policy--S. Fritzen
The Evolution of Democratic Politics--W. Case
Communitarian Politics of the East--C. Beng Huat
Civil Society in Southeast Asia--C. Hughes
Ethnic and Nationalist Politics in Southeast Asia--D. Brown
Islam in Southeast Asia; G. Fealy
The Pursuit of Security in Southeast Asia--A. Bellamy
China and Southeast Asia--A. Ba
Japan and Southeast Asia--J. Gilson
The US and Southeast Asia--J. Dorsch
Meeting the Challenges of Region-building in ASEAN--R. Stubbs
Environmental Challenges, Policy Failure and Regional Dynamics in Southeast Asia--L. Elliott
Southeast Asia in the Future--M. Beeson