1 edition of Modernization in South-East Asia found in the catalog.
Modernization in South-East Asia
|Statement||edited by Hans-Dieter Evers.|
|Contributions||Evers, Hans-Dieter,, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.|
|LC Classifications||HN667 .M63, HN667 M63|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 249 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||249|
Book Description. This is a comprehensive introduction to the social and cultural anthropology of South-East Asia. It provides an overview of the major theoretical issues and themes which have emerged from the engagement of anthropologists with South-East Asian communities; a succinct historical survey and analysis of the peoples and cultures of the region. Modern humans were in Southeast A years earlier than thought, ancient teeth reveal. By April Reese Aug. 9, , PM. When Dutch archaeologist D. .
Beauty and the beasts: A survey of power and politics in South-East Asia Aug 24th , from Print edition A private diplomat has written an ambitious book on the power structures which. Other articles where Westernization is discussed: East Asian arts: Common traditions: Meiji Restoration (), artists studied Western performing arts. In the early decades of the 20th century, Chinese and Korean actors, dancers, and playwrights studying in Japan took back to their countries Western theory and practice in ballet, modern dance, and theatre.
Since , military spending has skyrocketed in Southeast Asia. Arms transfers too, with regional countries acquiring state-of-the-art submarines and fighter aircrafts. Is the region therefore home to an arms race, fuelled by China’s rise and by the. Read more about this on Questia. Southeast Asia, region of Asia ( est. pop. ,,), c.1,, sq mi (4,, sq km), bounded roughly by the Indian subcontinent on the west, China on the north, and the Pacific Ocean on the east.
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This book discusses and identifies the modernizing trends, which have changed Southeast Asian countries in varying ways. After an overview of current concepts of modernity, the following chapters introduce issues of education, citizenship and ethnicity, religion, the emergence of the middle class, and mass consumption in Southeast by: Syed Hussein Alatas (Septem – Janu ) was a Malaysian academician, sociologist, founder of social science organizations, and former politician.
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Southeast Asia’s military modernization over the last half decade has been impressive. Defense expenditures across the region have risen, on average, by nine percent each year sincebut the region’s countries have not been uniform in their approaches. This book, first published intraces the attempt by the British Foreign Office to establish an international regional organisation in South-East Asia which would allow Britain to dominate the region politically, economically and militarily.
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