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Scholarly Publications

Politics of Colonial Exploitation, The: Java, The Dutch, and the Cultivation System
Author: Cornelis Fasseur & R.E Elson, eds. Publication Year: 1992 Publication Number: SOSEA 08

The development of the Cultivation System from the years 1840 to 1860 is the focus of this work by the Dutch scholar Cornelis Fasseur. With extensive research into the archives and other source material (including a report by the British envoy in The Hague about the workings and peculiarities of ...

Tai Ahoms and the Stars: Three Ritual Texts to Ward off Danger
Author: B.J. Terwiel & Ranoo Wichasin , trans. & eds. Publication Year: 1992 Publication Number: SOSEA 10

The ancient but not completely forgotten language of Ahom (part of a culture that once dominated the Brahmaputra Valley in India) has been marked by a lack of competent critical and scholarly study. The present authors aim to correct this: in their work they include a useful introduction to the s...

AUA Language Center Thai Course Book 1
Author: J. Marvin Brown Publication Year: 1991 Publication Number: LANG-THAI-AUA-01

Volumes 1-3 include extensive grammar, dialogue, and conversations, as well as tone distinction, manipulation, and identification. This SEAP Language text has accompanying audio tapes, available separately from: The Language Resource Center, Media Sales, Room G11, Noyes Lodge, Cornell University,...

Author: John U. Wolff Publication Year: 1991 Publication Number: LANG-INDO-02

Includes an Indonesian-English glossary (over 1000 words) and translations of the conversations to English. 1978. 3rd printing 1991. 297 pages. This SEAP Language text has accompanying audio tapes, available separately from: The Language Resource Center, Tape Sales, Room G11, Noyes Lodge, Cornell...

Author: Franklin E. Huffman, assisted by Charan Promchan & Chhom-Rak Thong Lambert Publication Year: 1991 Publication Number: LANG-CAMB-02

Originally published by Yale University Press, 1970. Reissued by Cornell Southeast Asia Program, 1984. 3rd printing 1991. 451 pages. (Oversized) This SEAP Language text has accompanying audio tapes, available separately from: The Language Resource Center, Tape Sales, Room G11, Noyes Lodge, Corne...

Author: John U. Wolff assisted by Maria Theresa C. Centeno & Der-Hwa V. Rau Publication Year: 1991 Publication Number: LANG-PILIPINO-01

A completely new edition of Wolff's classic text. This SEAP Language text has accompanying audio tapes, available separately from: The Language Resource Center, Tape Sales, Room G11, Noyes Lodge, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-4701. Tel:(607)255-8793 Fax:(607)255-6882  https://sales.lrc.co...

Author: John U. Wolff assisted by Maria Theresa C. Centeno & Der-Hwa V. Rau Publication Year: 1991 Publication Number: LANG-PILIPINO-02

(Oversized) This SEAP Language text has accompanying audio tapes, available separately from: The Language Resource Center, Tape Sales, Room G11, Noyes Lodge, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-4701. Tel:(607)255-8793 Fax:(607)255-6882  https://sales.lrc.cornell.edu/

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Author: John U. Wolff, assisted by Maria Theresa C. Centeno & Der-Hwa V. Rau Publication Year: 1991 Publication Number: LANG-PILIPINO-03

(Oversized) This SEAP Language text has accompanying audio tapes, available separately from: The Language Resource Center, Tape Sales, Room G11, Noyes Lodge, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-4701. Tel:(607)255-8793 Fax:(607)255-6882  https://sales.lrc.cornell.edu/

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Author: John U. Wolff, assisted by Maria Theresa C. Centeno & Der-Hwa V. Rau Publication Year: 1991 Publication Number: LANG-PILIPINO-04

Volume 4 contains the answer key, glossary, and index for all four volumes. This SEAP Language text has accompanying audio tapes, available separately from: The Language Resource Center, Tape Sales, Room G11, Noyes Lodge, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-4701. Tel:(607)255-8793 Fax:(607)255-6...

Author: Masaya Shiraishi Publication Year: 1990 Publication Number: SEAPS 05

Masaya Shiraishi offers a chronological overview of Japanese-Vietnamese relations from the end of WWII to the near present. Japan has a deep political and economic interest in all Southeast Asian nations, but it is with Vietnam in particular (as evidenced during that nation's long and troubled ci...

Author: Jane Drakard Publication Year: 1990 Publication Number: SOSEA 07

The way in which Malaysians construe ideas about authority and government is the subject of this book. The author focuses upon an often-ignored section of the Malay archipelago, Barus (a small kingdom on the coast of northwest Sumatra) through an intertextual approach that makes a comparative rea...

Reading Southeast Asia
Author: Takashi Shiraishi, ed. Publication Year: 1990 Publication Number: TRANS 01

A collection of essays by Japanese scholars, this work deals with the literature (in its broadest sense) of and about Southeast Asia and this literature's relationship to culture, history, and politics. The works studied by these authors include those which deal in politics, theory, language, his...

Rise and Fall of the Communist Party of Burma (CBP)
Author: Bertil Lintner Publication Year: 1990 Publication Number: SEAPS 06

A well-documented and extremely engaging account of the Burmese Communist Party that details the development of the Party and the events and forces that led to the 1989 Mutiny and fall of the CPB. The Party originated in 1939 as a small group comprised of radical intellectuals and only ten years ...

Author: Jean Boisselier & Natasha Eilenberg , eds. Publication Year: 1989 Publication Number: SOSEA 06

A translation of Professor Boisselier's original exposition. This monograph discusses twenty-four sculptures representative of Khmer art. These beautiful and magnificent monuments-all of which come from the court or monastery and all of which are invested with symbolism-are part of a culture of l...

Author: Franklin E. Huffman & Im Proum Publication Year: 1988 Publication Number: LANG-CAMB-04

Cambodian-English Glossary contains over 8,800 words. Originally published by Yale University Press, 1977. Reissued with permission by Cornell Southeast Asia Program, 1988. 494 pages. (Oversized)

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Author: Franklin E. Huffman, ed., assisted by Im Proum Publication Year: 1988 Publication Number: LANG-CAMB-03

Originally published by Yale University Press, 1972. Reissued by Cornell Southeast Asia Program, 1988. 499 pages. (Oversized) This SEAP Language text has accompanying audio tapes, available separately from: The Language Resource Center, Tape Sales, Room G11, Noyes Lodge, Cornell University, Ithac...

Author: David G. Marr and Christine P. White, eds. Publication Year: 1988 Publication Number: SEAPS 03

This compilation of essays comes from a Joint Committee on Southeast Asia and the Social Science Research Council conference (the theme of which was Tradition and Revolution). The papers selected for this anthology concentrate upon domestic questions, economic policies, and, most importantly, upo...

Author: Khin Yi Publication Year: 1988 Publication Number: SEAPS 02

Ignored or merely alluded to in previous historical studies of Burma, the Doboma Movement, the radical group led by Burmese intellectuals in the struggle for unity and independence, is the focus of this account by Khin Yi. The study focuses on the years 1930 to 1938 and recounts the Thakin moveme...

The Symbolism of the Stupa
Author: Adrian Snodgrass Publication Year: 1988 Publication Number: SOSEA 01

An exhaustive, rigorous, and massive study examining the architecture of the stupa-a Buddhist symbolic form that is found throughout South, Southeast, and East Asia. The author, who trained as an architect, examines both the physical and metaphysical levels of these buildings. He notes that Buddh...

Author: Franklin E. Huffman Publication Year: 1987 Publication Number: LANG-CAMB-01

Originally published by Yale University Press, 1970. Reissued by Cornell Southeast Asia Program, 3rd printing 1987, 1992. 365 pages.

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