Category Archives: Southeast Asia

Southeastasia_ Neelakantan Vivek

Health and Medicine in Soekarno Era Indonesia

A review of Health and Medicine in Soekarno Era Indonesia: Social Medicine, Public Health and Medical Education, 1949-1967 by Vivek Neelakantan. The year 1949 was…

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Kadazandusun Identity in Sabah, Malaysia

A review of Being Kadazandusun in Sabah, Malaysia, by Flory Mansor Gingging. Being Kadazandusun in Sabah, Malaysia discusses various aspects of the Kadazandusun identity in…

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Marriage Migration in Asia

A review of Transnational Marriage, Gendered Migration and the Wellbeing of Asian Women Migrants: A Mixed-Methods Comparative Study of Taiwan and South Korea, by Hsin-Chieh…

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The Southeast Asian Sesquisyllable

A review of Deconstructing the Southeast Asian sesquisyllable: a gestural account, by Becky Ann Butler Among linguistic typologists, mainland Southeast Asia is often described as…

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Balinese Art at the Australian Museum in Sydney

A review of Collecting Balinese Art: The Forge Collection of Balinese Paintings at the Australian Museum in Sydney, by Siobhan Campbell. Siobhan Campbell’s dissertation revolves…

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Diasporic Voices in Manila

A review of The Migrant Lenses: Indians, Koreans and the Mediation of Diasporic Voices in Manila, by Jason Vincent A. Cabanes Dr. Cabanes’ work is…