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Southeast Asia : a very short introduction

Author: James R Rush
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The countries of Southeast Asia are diverse in every way, from the ethnicities and religions of their residents to their political systems and levels of prosperity. These nations--Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore, the Philippines, Laos, Cambodia, Brunei, and East Timor--are each unique, yet shared traditions mean that each country is also typically Southeast Asian. In this concise study of  Read more...
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Rush, James R. (James Robert), 1944-
Southeast Asia.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2017043737
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James R Rush
ISBN: 9780190248772 0190248777 9780190248789 0190248785 9780190248796 0190248793
OCLC Number: 1004376437
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: What is Southeast Asia? --
Kingdoms --
Colonies --
Nations --
The past is in the present.
Responsibility: James R. Rush.

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Despite its extraordinary diversity of ethnicities, religions, and political systems, Southeast Asia plays a key role in global economies and geopolitics, especially in light of its strategic  Read more...

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James R. Rush's book no doubt serves as an essential introduction to the study of Southeast Asia. * Singapore Review of Books *

 
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