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Vol. 11, No. 2, Hwok-Aun Lee

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 2 Malaysia’s New Economic Policy: Fifty Years of Polarization and Impasse Hwok-Aun Lee* *ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, 30 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119614 e-mail: lee_hwok_aun[at] DOI: 10.20495/seas.11.2_299 The New Economic Policy has transformed Malaysia since 1971. Pro-Bumiputera affirmative action has been intensively pursued and continuously […]

Vol. 11, No. 2, Wai Phyoe Maung and Takeda Shinya

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 2 Sustainability of Acacia catechu Forest Management for Cutch Production in Magway Region, Myanmar Wai Phyoe Maung* and Takeda Shinya** *ဝေဖြိုးမောင်, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University, 46 Shimoadachi-cho, Yoshida, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan Corresponding author’s e-mail: waiphyoemaung.fd[at] **竹田晋也, Graduate School […]

Vol. 11, No. 2, Muhammad Taufiqurrohman and Aidatul Chusna

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 2 Two Dark Stories from Rural Indonesia: Comparing the Poverty in Turah (2016) and Siti (2014) Muhammad Taufiqurrohman* and Aidatul Chusna** *Faculty of Humanities, Universitas Jenderal Soedirman, Jl. Dr. Suparno, Kampus Unsoed Karangwangkal, Purwokerto, 53123, Indonesia Corresponding author’s e-mail: muhammad.taufiqurrohman[at] **Faculty of Humanities, Universitas Jenderal […]

Vol. 11, No. 2, John A. Marston

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 2 Dharmawara Mahathera, Sihanouk, and the Cultural Interface of Cambodia’s Cold War Relations with India John A. Marston* *Center for Asian and African Studies, El Colegio de México AC, Picacho Ajusco 20 Fuentes de Pedregal, Ciudad de Mexico, CDMX 14110, Mexico e-mail: jmars[at] DOI: 10.20495/seas.11.2_219 […]

Vol. 11, No. 2, Ratri Istania

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 2 The Struggling Aristocrats? Noble Families’ Diminishing Roles after the Splitting of Tana Toraja Region Ratri Istania* *NIPA School of Administration (STIA LAN Polytechnic Jakarta), Jl. Administrasi II Pejompongan Jakarta Pusat DKI Jakarta 10260, Indonesia e-mail: ratri.istania[at]; ristania[at] DOI: 10.20495/seas.11.2_195 How did the splitting of […]

Vol. 11, No. 2, Cui Feng

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 2 KMT Troops and the Border Consolidation Process in Northern Thailand Cui Feng* *崔峰, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, National University of Singapore, Blk AS8, Level 6, 10 Kent Ridge Crescent, Singapore 119260 e-mail: cui.feng[at] DOI: 10.20495/seas.11.2_177 After the Kuomintang (KMT) lost control of […]

Vol. 11, No. 1, Sarassawadee Ongsakul and Volker Grabowsky

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 1 The New Year Festival in the Cultural History of Chiang Mai: Importance and Changes Sarassawadee Ongsakul* and Volker Grabowsky** *สรัสวดี อ๋องสกุล, Faculty of Humanities, Chiang Mai University, 239 Huay Kaew Rd, Tambon Su Thep, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand **Asien-Afrika-Institut, Universität Hamburg, […]

Vol. 11, No. 1, Nur Wulan

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 1 Negotiating Collective Goals and Individual Aspirations: Masculinities in Indonesian Young Adult Literature in the 1950s Nur Wulan* *Fakultas Ilmu Budaya, Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, East Java 60115, Indonesia e-mail: nur-w[at] DOI: 10.20495/seas.11.1_115 This article investigates the portrayal of masculinities represented in Indonesian literature for young […]

Vol. 11, No. 1, Goh Aik Sai

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 1 Enlightenment on Display: The Origins, Motivations, and Functions of Hagiographic Buddhist Museums in Singapore Goh Aik Sai* *Department of Religious Studies, University of Virginia, PO Box 400126, Charlottesville, VA 22904-4126, United States e-mail: aiksai[at] DOI: 10.20495/seas.11.1_79 The unprecedented emergence of hagiographic Buddhist museums in […]

Vol. 11, No. 1, Michelle G. Ong and Mario Ivan López

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 1 Filipina Migrants and the Embodiment of Successful Aging in Japan: Individual Quests for Wealth, Health, and Meaningful Interdependence Michelle G. Ong* and Mario Ivan López** *CSSP Department of Psychology, University of the Philippines Diliman, Lagmay Hall, M. Roxas Ave. UP Campus, Diliman , Quezon City, […]

Vol. 11, No. 1, Nguyen Thi Thanh Binh and Le Minh Anh

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 1 Diverse Experiences of Agrarian Change in Ethnic Minority Communities of Vietnam’s Northeast Uplands Nguyen Thi Thanh Binh* and Le Minh Anh** *Institute of Anthropology, Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences, 1 Lieu Giai Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam e-mail: nguyenttbinh[at] **Vietnam Social Sciences […]

Vol. 11, No. 1, Chien Mei-Ling

Contents>> Vol. 11, No. 1 Personal Narratives and Labor Migration: A Retired Guojia Ganbu in Southeastern Guizhou Chien Mei-Ling* *簡 美玲, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Hakka Studies, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, No. 1, Sec. 1, Liujia 5th Rd., Zhubei City, Hsinchu County 302, Taiwan e-mail: […]