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China and Southeast Asia

This week's bookshelf takes a look at new releases on the history of China's relationship with and Chinese diaspora in Southeast Asia.
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Fall 2016 Bookshelf Summary

Take a look back at the wide array of topics highlighted in our Fall 2016 Bookshelf Spotlights. New spotlights for Spring 2017 will begin next week!
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Spotlight on Viet Nam

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