Monash Asia Institute
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.
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
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
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
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
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
Monash Papers on Southeast Asia, no. 52
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
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
Publication Date: 1/19/1988. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Temporarily out of stock...
Paper - 9780867468939 - $ 12.00