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Author Christie, Clive J., 1944-

Title A modern history of Southeast Asia : decolonization, nationalism and separatism / Clive J. Christie
Published London ; New York : Tauris Academic Studies, 1996


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Description x, 286 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Contents 1. Introduction -- Pt. I. Decolonization, Separatism and Loyalism. 2. Stranded by the Tide: the Straits Chinese of Penang. 3. Anatomy of a Betrayal: the Karens of Burma. 4. Loyalism and 'Special War': the Montagnards of Vietnam. 5. Defining 'Self-Determination': the Republic of Indonesia vs. the South Moluccan Republic -- Pt. II. National Identity: Decolonization and Separatism in the Muslim Regions of Southeast Asia. 6. Islam, Ethnicity and Separatism in Southeast Asia. 7. Nationalism and the 'House of Islam': the Acehnese Revolt and the Republic of Indonesia. 8. At the Frontier of the Islamic World: the Arakanese Muslims. 9. Ethnicity, Islam and Irredentism: the Malays of Patani. 10. Conclusion -- App. 1 Straits Chinese Memorandum -- App. 2 The Karen Memorial -- App. 3 The Montagnard Declaration -- App. 4 Declaration of Independence of the South Moluccas: 25 April 1950 -- App. 5 Manifesto of the Atjeh Rebels (1953) (selections) -- App. 6 Patani Petition
Analysis Politics History
South-East Asia
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-275) and index
Subject Asia, Southeastern -- History -- 1945-
Asia, Southeastern -- History.
Author Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.
LC no. 95061521
ISBN 1850439974
186064354X (paperback)
9813055928 (Singapore)