The Resource Nation-building : five Southeast Asian histories, edited by Wang Gungwu

Nation-building : five Southeast Asian histories, edited by Wang Gungwu

Label
Nation-building : five Southeast Asian histories
Title
Nation-building
Title remainder
five Southeast Asian histories
Statement of responsibility
edited by Wang Gungwu
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The book addresses questions such as: how should historians treat the earlier pasts of each country and the nationalism that guided the nation-building tasks? Where did political culture come in, especially when dealing with modern challenges of class, secularism and ethnicity? What part do external or regional pressures play when the nations are still being built? The authors have thought deeply about the issues of writing nation-building histories and have tried to put them not onl .
Member of
Is part of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
UBY
Dewey number
959.05
Index
index present
LC call number
DS526.7
LC item number
.N37 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Gale virtual reference library
  • History of nation-building series
Label
Nation-building : five Southeast Asian histories, edited by Wang Gungwu
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contemporary and national history: A double challenge -- Nation and state in histories of nation-building, with special reference to Thailand -- Rethinking history and "nation-building" in the Philippines -- Writing the history of independent Indonesia -- Ethnicity in the making of Malaysia -- Historians writing nations: Malaysian contests -- Writing Malaysia's contemporary history -- Forging Malaysia's contemporary history -- Forging Malaysia and Singapore: colonialism, decolonization and nation-building -- Nation-building and the Singapore story: some issues in the study of contemporary Singapore history -- Nation and heritage
Control code
ocn368063728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812303172
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b34882534
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)368063728
  • iseas9812303170
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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