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Vol. 3, No. 1, Takagi Yusuke

Contents>> Vol. 3, No. 1 Beyond the Colonial State: Central Bank Making as State Building in the 1930s* Takagi Yusuke** ** The writer revised this paper as a part of the writer’s Ph.D. dissertation, “Nationalism in Philip­pine State Building: The Politics of the Central Bank, 1933–1964,” which was submitted to […]

Vol. 3, No. 1, Agus Trihartono

Contents>> Vol. 3, No. 1 Beyond Measuring the Voice of the People: The Evolving Role of Political Polling in Indonesia’s Local Leader Elections Agus Trihartono* * Graduate School of International Relations, Ritsumeikan University, 56-1 Toji-in Kitamachi, Kita-ku, Kyoto 603-8577, Japan e-mail: atrihartono[at] DOI: Since 2005, political polling and the […]

Vol. 3, No. 1, Kanamaru Tomoaki

Contents>> Vol. 3, No. 1 How Universal is the Commodity Market? A Reflection on a Market Penetration and Local Responses in Timor-Leste Kanamaru Tomoaki** * 金丸智昭, Indonesia Research Institute Japan, 1-21-8 Crystal House 5F, Yoyogi, Shibuya, Tokyo 151-0053, Japan e-mail: tom_kanamaru[at] DOI: This article analyzes the situation of coffee […]

Vol. 3, No. 1, Ramon Guillermo

Contents>> Vol. 3, No. 1 Themes of Invention, Help, and Will: Joachim Campe’s Robinson der Jüngere in Tagalog and Bahasa Melayu Translations Ramon Guillermo* * Department of Filipino and Philippine Literature, College of Arts and Letters, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Metro Manila, Philippines e-mail: bomen.guillermo[at] DOI: […]

Vol. 3, No. 1, Agus Suwignyo

Contents>> Vol. 3, No. 1 The Making of Politically Conscious Indonesian Teachers in Public Schools, 1930–42* Agus Suwignyo** * Part of this paper was originally the author’s dissertation “The Breach in the Dike: Regime change and the standardization of public primary-school teacher training in Indonesia, 1893–1969” (Leiden University 2012). The […]

Vol. 2, No. 3, Bounthanh Keoboualapha et al.

RESEARCH REPORT Farmers’ Perceptions of Imperata cylindrica Infestation in a Slash-and-Burn Cultivation Area of Northern Lao PDR Bounthanh Keoboualapha,* Suchint Simaraks,* Attachai Jintrawet,** Thaworn Onpraphai,** and Anan Polthanee* * ບນຸ ທນັ ແກວ້ ບວົ ລະພາ; สุจินต์ สิมารักษ์; อนันต์ พลธานี, System Approaches in Agriculture Program, Faculty of Agriculture, Khon Kaen University, 123 […]

Vol. 2, No. 3, Atsushi Kobayashi

The Role of Singapore in the Growth of Intra-Southeast Asian Trade, c.1820s–1852 Atsushi Kobayashi* *小林篤史, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University, 46 Shimoadchicho, Yoshida Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan Abstract This paper argues that the expansion of Southeast Asian trade in the first half of the nineteenth […]

Vol. 2, No. 3, Atsushi Ota

Tropical Products Out, British Cotton In: Trade in the Dutch Outer Islands Ports, 1846–69 Atsushi Ota* * 太田 淳, Graduate School of Letters, Hiroshima University, 1-2-3 Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima 739-8522, Japan Abstract This paper discusses the trade structure in the Dutch Outer Islands ports, in which the Dutch checked the volume and […]

Vol. 2, No. 3, Ryuto Shimada

The Long-term Pattern of Maritime Trade in Java from the Late Eighteenth Century to the Mid-Nineteenth Century Ryuto Shimada* * 島田竜登, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan Abstract This article investigates the trade pattern of Java from the late eighteenth […]

Vol. 2, No. 3, Kaoru Sugihara and Tomotaka Kawamura

SPECIAL FOCUS Introduction: Reconstructing Intra-Southeast Asian Trade, c.1780–1870: Evidence of Regional Integration under the Regime of Colonial Free Trade Kaoru Sugihara* and Tomotaka Kawamura** * 杉原 薫, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, 7-22-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8677, Japan Corresponding author ** 川村朋貴, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University […]

Vol. 2, No. 3, Sawitree Wisetchat

Visualizing the Evolution of the Sukhothai Buddha Sawitree Wisetchat* * สาวิตรี วิเศษชาติ, The Glasgow School of Art: Digital Design Studio, 167 Renfrew St, Glasgow G3 6RQ, UK Abstract As Buddhism spread from India to cover much of Asia, sculptures depicting the Buddha varied regionally, reflecting both the original Indian iconography […]

Vol. 2, No. 3, Thanyathip Sripana

Tracing Hồ Chí Minh’s Sojourn in Siam Thanyathip Sripana* * ธัญญาทิพย์ ศรีพนา, Institute of Asian Studies, Chulalongkorn University, Phyathai Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10800, Thailand Abstract Hồ Chí Minh, the Vietnamese revolutionary leader who sacrificed his life for his country’s independence, was in Siam from 1928–29 and briefly from March–April 1930. […]