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Elections in Asia and the Pacific : A Data Handbook: Volume II: South East Asia, East Asia, and the South Pacific

Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz, and Christof Hartmann (eds)

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199249596
eISBN:
9780191600012
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199249598.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Reference

Gives a comprehensive overview of national elections and referendums in South East Asia, East Asia, and the South Pacific. For all relevant states, the legal provisions on suffrage as well as ... More


The British Empire in South-East Asia

Nicholas Tarling

in The Oxford History of the British Empire: Volume V: Historiography

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205661
eISBN:
9780191676741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205661.003.0026
Subject:
History, World Modern History, British and Irish Modern History

The historiography of South-East Asia provides examples of every type of Imperial relationship and of others that at first sight do not seem Imperial. The concept of South-East Asia as a region is ... More


The Areal Distribution of Co-compounds in the Languages of Eurasia

Bernhard Wälchli

in Co-Compounds and Natural Coordination

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199276219
eISBN:
9780191706042
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199276219.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

The investigation of two parallel texts is used to show that co-compounding in continental Eurasia is distributed in a highly predictable way based on area, thus demonstrating the importance of ... More


Imperialism and Nationalism in South-East Asia

A. J. STOCKWELL

in The Oxford History of the British Empire: Volume IV: The Twentieth Century

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205647
eISBN:
9780191676727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205647.003.0020
Subject:
History, World Modern History, British and Irish Modern History

The exercise of British power in South-East Asia until 1914 was shaped by the expansion of the colonial state, fluctuations in world capitalism, nationalist reactions, and international relations. ... More


The Mountain and Colonial and Postcolonial Territoriality

Bernard Debarbieux, Gilles Rudaz, and Martin F. Price

in The Mountain: A Political History from the Enlightenment to the Present

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226031118
eISBN:
9780226031255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226031255.003.0007
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Cultural and Historical Geography

Chapter 6 focuses on the place of "mountains" in the colonial project. In the first place, the colonial power optimized its occupation and control of the territories it had claimed by identifying and ... More


East Asian welfare regimes in transition: From Confucianism to globalisation

Alan Walker and Chack-kie Wong (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861345523
eISBN:
9781447302162
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861345523.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Eastern welfare systems have largely been neglected by Western social policy. There is very little information in the West about their operation and the differences between them. Yet, as China and ... More


Great Transformations: Classical Developmentalism‎ in South East Asia

Andy Sumner

in Development and Distribution: Structural Change in South East Asia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198792369
eISBN:
9780191834370
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792369.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In this chapter we revisit this first era of classical developmentalism and industrialization in South East Asia from the late 1960s to the early to mid 1980s. The chapter argues that in keeping with ... More


Uyghur Cross-Border Movement into South East Asia: Between Resistance and Survival

Stefanie Kam Li Yee

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter provides an analysis of the factors that have driven recent trans-migration of Uyghurs through Southeast Asia and explores potential linkages to terrorism. It argues that the ... More


Law and Economic Development: Credit and Security in South and South-East Asia

Ross Cranston

in How Law Works

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199292073
eISBN:
9780191700699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199292073.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter describes the effect of law on economic development. It specifically explores the reality of credit and security law in the region ... More


The Political Forests

Arupjyoti Saikia

in Forests and Ecological History of Assam, 1826–2000

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198069539
eISBN:
9780199081240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198069539.003.0009
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter discusses forest and forest conservation in South and South-East Asia within a comparative perspective. It also discusses the future of political forests wherein reforestation movements ... More


Singapore English

David Deterding

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625444
eISBN:
9780748651535
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625444.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, English Language

Over the past few decades, Singapore English has been emerging as an independent variety of English with its own distinct style of pronunciation, grammar and word usage. This book provides an ... More


Years of Hard Slog 1968–1970

Kenneth O Morgan

in The People’s Peace: British History 1945-1989

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198227649
eISBN:
9780191678769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198227649.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Following the pound's devaluation, the Wilson government entered into a period of austerity and deflation with increased taxes and currency restrictions that reduced standards of living and further ... More


Pseudo-Miracles: Two-Tier Developmentalism in South East Asia

Andy Sumner

in Development and Distribution: Structural Change in South East Asia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198792369
eISBN:
9780191834370
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792369.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In this chapter, we consider the ‘miracle’ in its heady heyday of exceptionally fast growth rates and structural transformation from the mid 1980s to the eve of the Asian financial crisis in the mid ... More


A sin of omission: New Zealand’s export education industry and foreign policy

Butcher Andrew and McGrath Terry

in Social Policy Review 23: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2011

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428301
eISBN:
9781447303503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428301.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter examines the interaction between international education and foreign policy in the context of New Zealand, a small country of 4.2 million people but one which has seen dramatic growth in ... More


Development and Distribution: Structural Change in South East Asia

Andy Sumner

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198792369
eISBN:
9780191834370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792369.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Since the Second World War, surprisingly few developing countries have experienced a truly sustained episode of economic and social convergence towards the structural characteristics of the advanced ... More


Introduction

Andy Sumner

in Development and Distribution: Structural Change in South East Asia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198792369
eISBN:
9780191834370
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792369.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This introductory chapter sets out the rationale for the book, the existing literature, the intended contribution of the book, the methodology, and analytical approach taken in the book and the ... More


Public Participation in the Environment: A South-East Asian Perspective

Lye Lin Heng

in Human Rights in Natural Resource Development: Public Participation in the Sustainable Development of Mining and Energy Resources

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199253784
eISBN:
9780191698163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253784.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter uses the term ‘public participation’ in an examination of the role of non-governmental organisations in the context of environmental issues. It begins with an examination into public ... More


Some Observations on Research Methodology in Lexicostatistical Studies of Sign Languages

James Woodward

in Deaf around the World: The Impact of Language

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199732548
eISBN:
9780199866359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732548.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Pedagogy

This chapter gives an overview of how historical linguists classify languages into families. While the comparative method and internal reconstruction are preferable when abundant data are available, ... More


Child slavery in South and South East Asia

Cecilia Flores Oebanda

in Child slavery now: A contemporary reader

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426109
eISBN:
9781447301714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426109.003.0019
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter discusses child slavery in South Asia and South East Asia, focusing on the Philippines. It examines structural factors driving the existence of child slavery, and shows that child ... More


Arrested Development?: The Rise of New Developmentalism in South East Asia

Andy Sumner

in Development and Distribution: Structural Change in South East Asia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198792369
eISBN:
9780191834370
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792369.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In this chapter, we discuss the third wave of developmentalism in South East Asia, which was a post-Lewis transition or even a ‘premature’ deindustrialization. There was a divergence across Malaysia, ... More


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