Chinese Activism of a Different Kind

The Chinese Students' Campaign to Stay in Australia

Jia Gao, Melbourne University

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€102,00
$119.00
ISBN13: 
9789004258617
E-ISBN: 
9789004260597
Publication Date: 
September 2013
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Paperback
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xvi, 245 pp.
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1567-2794
Volume: 
37

Antonie C.A. Dake

At last the final account of what happened in Jakarta on 1 October 1965 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The coup by Sukarno and the Communist leaders failed due to swift action of major-general Suharto, the later President, and resulted in the annihilation of the PKI as organization. Sukarno was shunted...
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Volume: 
9
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004153820
Publication date: 
September 2006
€183,00
$221.00

Edited by Göran Therborn and Habibul Haque Khondker

This interdisciplinary book by a group of Asian and European scholars provides a deeper understanding of globalization as an historical process with special attention to the regional and national contexts. Globalization, this book demonstrates, has its roots in civilizational dialogues and...
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004153509
Publication date: 
September 2006
€76,20
$91.80
€127,00
$153.00

Edited by Lian Kwen Fee

This publication brings together the work of several writers in documenting and understanding the consequences of state-formation on ethnicity in Malaysia and Singapore, thirty years after the two nations went their separate paths.
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004150966
Publication date: 
April 2006
€104,00
$124.00

Noor Aisha Abdul Rahman

This book critically examines authoritative colonial works on adat laws in the Malay Peninsula and some continuities revealing unstated assumptions, ideological influences and distortions and methodological limitations in scholarship on the subject.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004150560
Publication date: 
May 2006
€52,80
$63.60
€88,00
$106.00

Edited by Zaheer Baber

This book provides a critical analysis of the social consequences of the Internet in Asia. The papers discuss a wide variety of issues and domains, ranging from the economy and politics to interpersonal relations.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004146259
Publication date: 
October 2005
€62,40
$74.40
€104,00
$124.00
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004140479
Publication date: 
January 2005
€109,00
$132.00

Edited by Riaz Hassan

The essays in this volume explore three aspects of social transformation of Southeast Asian Societies namely, social change and develoment, the role of intellectuals, religious and cultural values. They are a tribute to the seminal contributions of the distiguished Malaysian sociologist Syed...
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004141582
Publication date: 
December 2004
€81,00
$98.40
€135,00
$164.00

Lenore Lyons

This book examines the contemporary feminist movement in Singapore. It provides a fascinating analysis of the meanings that Singaporean women attach to the label 'feminist', as well as the ways in which feminist activists negotiate their complex relationship with the Singaporean state.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004131392
Publication date: 
August 2004
€43,80
$53.40
€73,00
$89.00

Edited by Leng Leng Thang and Wei-Hsin Yu

This volume joins the ongoing discourse on gender relations in contemporary Asia with its fascinating case studies from multidisplinary perspectives. It compares women's roles, constraints, and copings trategies across a wide range of societies in East and Southeast Asia
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004137325
Publication date: 
February 2004
€127,00
$153.00

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