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Urban Southeast Asia

This week's bookshelf takes a look at urban Southeast Asia including the role of urban planning and globalization on its cities.

Social Issues in Singapore

This week we take a look at social issues in Singapore in with a number of new releases from World Scientific Publishing.

IIAS: Language & Ethnicity in Myanmar

This week's bookshelf takes a look at the International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) recent newsletter focused on Language & Ethnicity in Myanmar.

Spotlight on Viet Nam

This week, our bookshelf spotlights Viet Nam including the recent release of "Vietnam: A New History" by Christopher Goscha.

Medical & Health Issues in SE Asia

Our bookshelf takes a look at medical and health issues in Southeast Asia including a new release on the role of bioscientific research in Singapore.