Politics of Modern Southeast Asia
Edited by Allen Hicken
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Politics of Modern Southeast Asia by Allen Hicken
Book DescriptionSoutheast Asia offers a rich tapestry of comparatively under-studied countries that shed light on political dynamics and political economy within developing states. Some countries manage rapid economic development while others do not; Southeast Asia is home to some of the fastest growing economies in the last forty years (e.g. Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and later Indonesia) alongside economic basket cases (e.g. Burma) and chronic under-performers (e.g. the Philippines). In addition, there are abundant examples of political transitions to or from democracy to be found in the region, along with countries that seem to function stably somewhere between democracy and autocracy. (Indonesia's experiment with democracy is a critical case study in the compatibility of Islam with democracy.) This new four-volume collection from Routledge represents a unique compilation of the best work on modern Southeast Asian politics, and as such will be an invaluable resource for students and instructors interested in the region. It will also appeal to those interested in the politics of the developing world more generally and who are looking to the experiences of the countries that form Southeast Asia for invaluable case studies that resonate in a wider political and economic context.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415450614
(234mm x 156mm x 62mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 7-Apr-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Allen Hicken
Party System Institutionalization in Asia, Paperback (December 2014)
This book provides a comprehensive empirical and theoretical analysis of the development of parties and party systems in Asia.
Building Party Systems in Developing Democracies, Paperback (August 2014)» View all books by Allen Hicken
Hicken analyzes the formation of nationally oriented political parties in democracies and its variation across countries using a theory of aggregation incentives.
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Author Biography - Allen Hicken
University of Michigan, USA
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