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Scholarship and the history and politics of Southeast Asia.

Wang, Gungwu.

Scholarship and the history and politics of Southeast Asia.

by Wang, Gungwu.

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Published by Flinders University of S.A. in [Adelaide] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southeast Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Southeast Asia -- History -- Study and teaching.

    • Edition Notes

      Lecture delivered at Flinders University, 22nd June, 1970.

      SeriesFlinders Asian studies lecture,, 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS510.7 .W36
      The Physical Object
      Pagination35 l.
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5470821M
      ISBN 100725800097
      LC Control Number73173898

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      On 8 August , five leaders – the Foreign Ministers of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand – sat down together in the main hall of the Department of Foreign Affairs building in Bangkok, Thailand and signed a document. By virtue of that document, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) was born. World War One in Southeast Asia offers an entirely new perspective on anti-colonialism and the Great War, and radically extends our understanding of the conflict as a truly global phenomenon. Reviews 'Anyone who is interested in the global history of the war and empire should read it, especially since we are now commemorating the war’s Cited by: 4.


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