Southeast Asia today--and tomorrow; problems of political development [by] Richard Butwell.


2nd rev. ed.. New York, Praeger Publishers [1969] .

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Subjects Politics and government
Southeast Asia -- Politics and government.
Southeast Asia.
Description x, 245 pages map 22 cm
Copyright Date [1969]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-240).
Contents 1. The making of Southeast Asia: Tradition, colonialism, and violence -- Differences in context -- Before the European era -- Colonial rule -- The old order overturned -- The legacy of the pre-1945 years -- 2. Political development: 1945-60 -- The Philippines -- Burma -- Thailand -- Malaya-Singapore -- Indonesia -- Vietnam -- Laos -- Cambodia -- 3. Vietnam: Violence and political development -- The 1960's: Decade of escalation -- From Diem to Thieu: The politics of south Vietnam -- The communist Vietnamese political process -- Provisional revolutionary government -- American and Sino-Soviet involvement -- The decisive determinants -- The importance of Vietnam -- Communism and Vietnam's neighbors -- 4. The rest of southeast Asia: Political change in the 1960's -- Laos -- Cambodia -- Thailand -- The Philippines -- Malaysia -- Singapore -- Indonesia -- Burma -- Facing the future -- 5. The impact of Vietnam -- Laos and Cambodia -- Thailand -- Malaysia -- Singapore -- The Philippines -- Indonesia -- Burma -- Conclusion -- 6. Dynamics of political change -- Masses in politics -- Changing elites -- Soldiers in politics -- The communists -- The new generation -- Political parties and interest groups -- The role of ideology -- Conclusion -- and. Unsolved problems: Domestic and foreign -- Political disunity -- Economic priorities -- Role of the military -- Communism -- Relations with the great powers -- Regional cooperation -- Conclusion -- 8. After Vietnam -- National politics -- International politics -- Interrelationship of domestic and international affairs -- 9. In perspective -- Appendix: Southeast Asia at a glance.
Geographic Area Southeast Asia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)326226
(OCoLC)ocm00326226
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WorldCat Identities Butwell, Richard, 1929-
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