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Author Lee, Hock Guan.

Title Civil society in Southeast Asia / edited by Lee Hock Guan
Published Copenhagen S, Denmark : NIAS Press ; Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2004


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Description xi, 276 pages ; 23 cm
Contents 1. Introduction : civil society in Southeast Asia / Lee Hock Guan -- 2. Islam, constitutional democracy, and the Islamic state in Malaysia / Patricia Martinez -- 3. Cracks in the wall of separation? : the Church, civil society, and the state in the Philippines / John J. Carroll, S.J. -- 4. New Buddhism, urban space, and virtual civil society / Jim Taylor -- 5. Women's movement in the Philippines and the politics of critical collaboration with the state / Carolyn I. Sobritchea -- 6. Participation of the women's movement in Malaysia : the 199 general election / Lai Suat Yan -- 7. Civil society effectiveness and the Vietnamese state--despite or because of the lack of autonomy / Russell Hiang-Khng Heng -- 8. Relationship between state and civil society in Singapore : clarifying the concepts, assessing the ground / Gillian Koh and Ooi Giok Ling -- 9. Civil society in Malaysia : an arena of contestations? / P. Ramasamy -- 10. Ethnicity and the civil rights movement in Indonesia / Thung Ju Lan -- 11. Civil society discourse and the future of radical environmental movements in Thailand / Chantana Banpasirichote.P
Analysis Asia, Southeast
Civil society
Nongovernment organisations
Religion in politics
Ethnic relations
Community participation
Overseas item
Notes Papers originally presented to the Workshop on Civil Society in Southeast Asia, 12-13 November 2001, Singapore, organized by the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies and supported by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available on online
Subject Non-governmental organizations -- Southeast Asia.
Civil society -- Southeast Asia.
Political culture -- Southeast Asia.
Religion and politics -- Southeast Asia.
Civil society -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Democratization -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Democracy -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Social movements -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Asia, Southeastern -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspects.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Lee, Hock Guan.
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.
Workshop on Civil Society in Southeast Asia (2001 : Singapore)
LC no. 2005345619
ISBN 9812302573 paperback
8791114543 NIAS paperback
9812302581 hardcover : cover