The Borderlands of Southeast Asia: Geopolitics, Terrorism and Globalization

The Borderlands of Southeast Asia: Geopolitics, Terrorism and Globalization
Title:
The Borderlands of Southeast Asia: Geopolitics, Terrorism and Globalization
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Paperback
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008-020-01608-0
ISBN:
9780160886782
Description

Edited by James Clad, Sean M. McDonald, and Bruce Vaughn. The contributors to this book emphasize a mix of heritage and history as the primary leitmotif for contemporary border rivalries and dynamics of Southeast Asia. Organized by country to elicit a broad range of thought and approach as much as for the specific areas or nation-states examined in each chapter. Aims to provide new ways of looking at the reality and illusion of bordered Southeast Asia.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

List of Illustrations.................vii
Introduction...............ix
Chapter 1: Delineation and Borders in Southeast Asia..........1
James Clad
Chapter 2: Archaeology, National Histories, and National Borders in Southeast Asia...23
Michael Wood
Chapter 3: Historical Survey of Borders in Southeast Asia......59
David Lee
Chapter 4: Borderlands, Terrorism, and Insurgency in Southeast Asia......89
Zachary Abuza
Chapter 5: The Maritime Borderlands: Terrorism, Piracy, Pollution, and Poaching in the South China Sea.......107
David Rosenberg
Chapter 6: Bilateral and Multilateral Trade Arrangements in Southeast Asia: Forces for Integration?........127
Dick K. Nanto
Chapter 7: The Environment and Development: Greater Mekong Subregion Dynamics Considered.........157
Richard P. Cronin
Chapter 8: Displaced Populations in Burma’s Borderlands: When Are Borders a Significant Barrier or Means of Protection?..........187
Rhoda Margesson
Chapter 9: Center-Periphery Relations and Borders in Western New Guinea....211
Patricia O’Brien and Bruce Vaughn
Chapter 10: China and Southeast Asia: A Shifting Zone of Interaction......235
Carlyle A. Thayer
About the Contributors........263

Audience

Policymakers, analysts, military leaders and members of government should be aware of the border dynamics of Southeast Asia in order to inform political decisions regarding the area and diplomatic relations.  In addition, historians, students, and members of the general public interested in foreign relations and, specifically, Asian studies, may be interested in this publication.

Product Details

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USA Price:
$25.00
International Price:
$35.00
Publisher:
Defense Dept., National Defense University, Institute for National Strategic Studies
Author:
  • Clad, James
Key Phrases:
  • Borderlands of Southeast Asia, Geopolitics, Terrorism, and Globalization
  • Borderlands, Southeast Asia
  • Southeast Asia, Boundaries
  • Southeast Asia, Foreign relations
  • Terrorism, Southeast Asia
  • Globalization, Southeast Asia
  • Geopolitics, Terrorism, and Globalization
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1
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Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Record Creation Date:
06/01/2011
Last Status Update:
10/16/2019
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