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Monash Asia Institute (Australia) is an umbrella organization for several research centers operating out of Monash University. The Press produces highly topical books on various aspects of Asian studies including Politics and Sociology. They also produce series of working papers in booklet form on current Asian issues.


  • Anthropology and Community in Cambodia

    Anthropology and Community in Cambodia

    Reflections on the Work of May Ebihara

    Edited by: John Marston

    This collection explores - in rich detail - the nature of community in rural Cambodia. It examines the debates about the ways community - or its absence - is reflected in social organization, reciprocity, religion, gender, and a shared sense...

    Paper - 9781876924744 - $ 29.95

  • Bandung 1955

    Bandung 1955

    Little Histories

    Edited by: Antonia Finnane, Derek McDougall

    The Bandung Conference, held in Bandung, Indonesia, was one of the great political events of the 1950s. Its glittering array of international stars - including Sukarno, Nehru, and Zhou Enlai - ensured headlines in newspapers around the world. More than half a...

    Paper - 9781876924737 - $ 29.95

  • British Muslims and the Call to Global Jihad

    British Muslims and the Call to Global Jihad

    By Kylie Baxter

    Since the events of September 11, 2001 in the United States, Western Muslim communities have been placed under a social and political microscope. Omar Bakri Muhammad and his organization al-Muhajiroun, based in London from the mid-1990s until 2004, endorsed militant jihad and generated a very public profile...

    Paper - 9781876924553 - $ 19.95

  • Business in Asia

    Business in Asia

    Edited by: Russell Smyth, Marika Vicziany

    The extraordinary economic performance of Asia is arguably the most important economic phenomenon of the last 50 years. Recovering from the shocks of colonial control, the world of Asian business is a rapidly changing scenario in which home-grown companies compete against multinationals for...

    Paper - 9781876924539 - $ 29.95

  • Changing Histories

    Changing Histories

    Australia and Japan

    Edited by: Paul Jones, Pam Oliver


    158 pages

    Publication Date: 6/1/2001
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780732611965

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    Paper - 9780732611965 - $ 19.95

  • Dilemmas of Public University Reform in Malaysia

    Dilemmas of Public University Reform in Malaysia

    By Machi Sato

    Since the mid-1990s, tertiary education in Malaysia has experienced great transformation. Legislation was introduced to make the system more democratic and international. Focusing on public universities, this book analyzes recent reforms in the sector, and seeks to initiate an urgently-needed debate on how the reforms should be...

    Paper - 9781876924416 - $ 21.95

  • Five Essays on the Indonesian Arts

    Five Essays on the Indonesian Arts

    Music, Theatre, Textiles, Painting and Literature

    By Kartomi


    Publication Date: 1/19/1981
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780867460742

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    Paper - 9780867460742 - $ 10.00

  • Foreign Devils and Other Journalists

    Foreign Devils and Other Journalists

    Monash Papers on Southeast Asia, no. 52

    Edited by: Eric Loo, Damien Kingsbury, Patricia Payne

    How do the Western media represent Asia? How do the Asian media represent the West? What is the role of the media? What should be the media's relationship with the state? Australia's leading academics...

    Paper - 9780732611835 - $ 24.95

  • Globalisation and Labour Mobility in China

    Globalisation and Labour Mobility in China

    Edited by: Marika Vicziany, Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

    Over the last two decades, China's extraordinary rate of economic growth has been driven by the 120-150 million people who have flocked into China's cities from the surrounding countryside in search of a better life. Globalisation and Labour Mobility in...

    Paper - 9781876924478 - $ 24.95

  • Histories and Stories

    Histories and Stories


    Publication Date: 1/19/1988
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780867468939

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    Paper - 9780867468939 - $ 12.00