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Vol. 8, No. 1, BOOK REVIEWS, Amado Anthony G. MENDOZA III

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 The Killing Season: A History of the Indonesian Massacres, 1965–66 Geoffrey B. Robinson Oxford and Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. The Army and the Indonesian Genocide: Mechanics of Mass Murder Jess Melvin Rethinking Southeast Asia. Abingdon, Oxon and New York: Routledge, 2018. Much like most […]

Vol. 8, No. 1, BOOK REVIEWS, Iyas SALIM

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 Brunei—History, Islam, Society and Contemporary Issues Ooi Keat Gin, ed. Abingdon, Oxon and New York: Routledge, 2016. At the mention of Southeast Asia, big countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines often come to mind. The Sultanate of Brunei is certainly a recognized name […]

Vol. 8, No. 1, BOOK REVIEWS, Nathan PORATH

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 Slow Anthropology: Negotiating Difference with the Iu Mien Hjorleifur Jonsson Ithaca: Cornell Southeast Asia Program Publications, 2014. Slow Anthropology presents chapters with ethnographic and historic data about the Iu Mien, originally from the uplands of Laos, who after being caught up in the disruptions of […]

Vol. 8, No. 1, BOOK REVIEWS, Keith BARNEY

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 BOOK REVIEWS Dead in the Water: Global Lessons from the World Bank’s Model Hydropower Project in Laos Bruce Shoemaker and William Robichaud, eds. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2018. Tens of millions of dollars have been spent on environmental and social mitigation programs for the […]

Vol. 8, No. 1, Jakraphan CHAOPREECHA

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 Revitalization of Tradition through Social Media: A Case of the Vegetarian Festival in Phuket, Thailand Jakraphan Chaopreecha* * จักรพันธ์ เชาว์ปรีชา, College of Computing, Prince of Songkla University, Phuket Campus, 80 M.1, Vichitsongkram Road, Kathu, Phuket 83120, Thailand e-mail: cjakraphan[at] DOI: 10.20495/seas.8.1_117 This paper analyzes the […]

Vol. 8, No. 1, Yogi Setya PERMANA

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 Politicizing the Fear of Crime in Decentralized Indonesia: An Insight from Central Lombok Yogi Setya Permana* * Centre for Political Studies, Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), Gedung Widya Graha, Jl. Jend. Gatot Subroto, Kav. 10, Jakarta Selatan 12710, Indonesia e-mail: gejlikpermana[at] DOI: 10.20495/seas.8.1_99 In the […]

Vol. 8, No. 1, Jamshed KHALID et al.

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 Regional Cooperation in Higher Education: Can It Lead ASEAN toward Harmonization? Jamshed Khalid,* Anees Janee Ali,* Nordiana Mohd Nordin,** and Syed Fiasal Hyder Shah*** * School of Management, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Gelugor, Penang, Malaysia Corresponding author (Khalid)’s e-mail: jamshed.jt[at] ** Faculty of Information Management, […]

Vol. 8, No. 1, Nguyen Thi My HANH

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 Application of Center-Periphery Theory to the Study of Vietnam-China Relations in the Middle Ages* Nguyen Thi My Hanh** * This research is funded by Vietnam National Foundation for Science and Technology Develop-ment (NAFOSTED) under grant number 601.01-2019.01. ** Hanoi National University of Education, 136 Xuan […]

Vol. 8, No. 1, James R. CHAMBERLAIN

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 History that Slithers: Kra-Dai and the Pythonidae* James R. Chamberlain** * I would like to sincerely thank Professors David Holm, Meng Yuanyao, and Weera Ostapirat for their kind assistance in the preparation of this paper. ** Center for Research on Lao Languages, National University of […]

Vol. 8, No. 1, Stéphane RENNESSON

Contents>> Vol. 8, No. 1 Wrestling Beetles and Ecological Wisdom: How Insects Contribute to the Cosmopolitics of Northern Thailand* Stéphane Rennesson** * This article is based on three fieldworks. The main one was carried out with Emmanuel Grimaudand Nicolas Césard, with whom I co-authored four articles (2008; 2011; 2012a; 2012b) […]