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  • The War and Peace in the Borderlands of Myanmar
    The War and Peace in the Borderlands of Myanmar (English, Paperback) Mandy Sadan

    This book brings together local activists with international academics and acclaimed independent researchers to reflect on these experiences from different perspectives. They also raise important and enduring questions about the social, economic and political development of Myanmar's 'border regions'.

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  • Queer/tongzhi China
    Queer/tongzhi China (English, Paperback) Elisabeth L. Engebretsen

    This book brings together some of the most exciting, original and cutting-edge work being conducted on contemporary queer China, offering invaluable insights into sexual and gender diversity in the PRC today.

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  • The Shanghai Cooperation Organization and Eurasian Geopolitics
    The Shanghai Cooperation Organization and Eurasian Geopolitics (English, Paperback) Michael Fredholm

    Seen by some as posing a long-term threat to the West and with several members like China as key economic or energy players, political developments within the Shanghai Cooperation Organization can no longer be ignored. This is the first study to properly treat a key regional grouping in Asia.

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  • End of Empire
    End of Empire (English, Hardback) David P. Chandler

    * Charts 100 days of dreams, drama and turmoil across eastern Asia at the end of World War II. * Combines daily events with commentary, photographs, maps and personal accounts. * Part of a radically new multi-layered, 'real-time' publication commemorating events 70 years after they happened and 'broadcast' day by day.

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  • Folk Tales of the Maldives
    Folk Tales of the Maldives (English, Paperback) Xavier Romero-Frias

    This selection of 80 traditional short stories and legends from the vast Maldivian oral tradition - the first of its kind - offers a unique insight into the history, culture and beliefs of the Maldivians and into the world they live in. Of great interest not only to scholars but also would-be travellers.

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  • In the Land of Pagodas: A Classic Account of Travel in Hong Kong, Macao, Shanghai, Hubei, Hunan and Guizhou 2017
    In the Land of Pagodas: A Classic Account of Travel in Hong Kong, Macao, Shanghai, Hubei, Hunan and Guizhou 2017 (English, Paperback) Alfred Raquez

    In short order, Alfred Raquez sets off on a rollicking voyage into the heart of the lawless Miao-country, pen and camera in hand. Raquez's amazing story is continued in his second book, on his Laotian travels, again translated and edited by Bruthiaux and Gibson, and planned for publication by NIAS Press in 2017.

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  • A Catalogue of Yao Manuscripts
    A Catalogue of Yao Manuscripts (Multiple languages, Hardback) Bent Lerbaek Pedersen

    This unique work catalogues the Yao holdings of the Royal Library, Copenhagen.

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  • Negotiating Autonomy in Greater China
    Negotiating Autonomy in Greater China (English, Paperback) Ray Yep

    Demonstrates that Hong Kong better than Tibet illustrates the intricacies of local autonomy in a Chinese context. It also provides a nuanced understanding of central - local interaction in general.

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  • Politicized Society: Taiwan's Struggle with its One-Party Past 2017
    Politicized Society: Taiwan's Struggle with its One-Party Past 2017 (English, Paperback) Mikael Mattlin

    This book explores a relatively uncharted area of democratic transitions. In particular, it addresses the problems of protracted transitions that occur when a one-party state has been incompletely dismantled.

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  • Politicized Society: Taiwan's Struggle with its One-Part Past 2017
    Politicized Society: Taiwan's Struggle with its One-Part Past 2017 (English, Hardback) Mikael Mattlin

    This book explores a relatively uncharted area of democratic transitions. In particular, it addresses the problems of protracted transitions that occur when a one-party state has been incompletely dismantled.

    $91.30
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  • Catalogue of Ethiopic Manuscripts 2017
    Catalogue of Ethiopic Manuscripts 2017 (English, Hardback) Denis Nosnitsin

    This essential reference to the Ethiopic manuscript holdings at the Royal Library, Copenhagen, contains detailed entries including transcriptions and a wealth of illustrations enabling scholars to identify material and is a major addition to catalogues Ethiopic manuscripts worldwide.

    $236.56
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  • Monarchical Manipulation in Cambodia 2018
    Monarchical Manipulation in Cambodia 2018 (Hardback) Geoffrey C. Gunn

    First book to explain the agency of Cambodian monarchs in the face of broader colonial manipulation and international power plays. It explores the historic interplay of charismatic power and political patronage in Cambodia and focuses on the tumultuous wartime and early post-war events surrounding Sihanouk's `crusade' for Cambodia's independence.

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  • Monarchical Manipulation in Cambodia 2018
    Monarchical Manipulation in Cambodia 2018 (Paperback) Geoffrey C. Gunn

    First book to explain the agency of Cambodian monarchs in the face of broader colonial manipulation and international power plays. It explores the historic interplay of charismatic power and political patronage in Cambodia and focuses on the tumultuous wartime and early post-war events surrounding Sihanouk's `crusade' for Cambodia's independence.

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  • Energy, Governance and Security in Thailand and Myanmar (Burma): A Critical Approach to Environmental Politics in the South 2017
    Energy, Governance and Security in Thailand and Myanmar (Burma): A Critical Approach to Environmental Politics in the South 2017 (English, Paperback) Adam Simpson

    Ground-breaking book that proposes a new critical approach to energy and environmental security by describes how environmental movements are providing 'activist environmental governance' for energy projects in the absence of effective and democratic governments.

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  • Thai Military Power 2018
    Thai Military Power 2018 (Hardback) Gregory Vincent Raymond

    This book examines Thailand's strategic culture and external security and shows how the past continue to influence Thai decision-making. Furthermore, it explores the interplay between Thai civil-military relations and the external strategic environment, with implications for Southeast Asia generally.

    $83.60
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  • Breast Cancer Meanings 2018
    Breast Cancer Meanings 2018 (Hardback) Cynthia Chou

    Offers compelling narratives and analysis on the breast cancer epidemic sweeping Asia. It explores the spectrum of breast cancer meanings in a survey stretching from Singapore to Mongolia and across to Turkey and focuses on how cultural and social relations shape the medical response to the disease.

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  • Breast Cancer Meanings 2018
    Breast Cancer Meanings 2018 (Paperback) Cynthia Chou

    Offers compelling narratives and analysis on the breast cancer epidemic sweeping Asia. It explores the spectrum of breast cancer meanings in a survey stretching from Singapore to Mongolia and across to Turkey and focuses on how cultural and social relations shape the medical response to the disease.

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  • Thai Military Power 2018
    Thai Military Power 2018 (Paperback) Gregory Vincent Raymond

    This book examines Thailand's strategic culture and external security and shows how the past continue to influence Thai decision-making. Furthermore, it explores the interplay between Thai civil-military relations and the external strategic environment, with implications for Southeast Asia generally.

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  • Fieldwork in Timor-Leste
    Fieldwork in Timor-Leste (English, Paperback) Maj Nygaard-Christensen

    This ground-breaking exploration of research methodologies in Timor-Leste brings together ten authors (veterans and early-career researchers) who have contributed to founding the field of Timor studies and who broadly represent a range of fieldwork practices and challenges from colonial times to the present day.

    $33.27
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  • Mythbusting Vietnam 2018
    Mythbusting Vietnam 2018 (Hardback) Catherine Earl

    It is the first book to examine knowledge production processes and practices through the interdisciplinary case of Vietnam. It explores the results of new original research in cross-cutting areas of Vietnam studies and focuses on a stimulating postmodern approach, based on the idea of mythbusting.

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