Browsing by Author "Richter, William L., 1939-"
Tzeng, Albert.; Richter, William L., 1939- (ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, 2018)
This book explores the interconnection between geopolitical context and the ways this context frames our knowledge about Asia, highlighting previously neglected cause-effect relations. It also examines how various knowledge institutions promote and shape Asian Studies. The authors seek to explain why Asian Studies and its subfields developed in the way they did, and what the implications of these transformations might be on intellectual and political understandings of Asia. The book not only builds on the current debates on the decolonization and ...