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The World and Japan database project

Database

The World and Japan database project consists of four under construction databases funded by grants-in-aid from Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (Monbukagakusho) and Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (Nihongakujutsushinkoukai). *Interface in English, Japanese, Chinese and content in English and Japanese

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The Wilson Center Digital Archives

Database

The Digital Archive contains once-secret documents from governments all across the globe, uncovering new sources and providing fresh insights into the history of international relations and diplomacy. It collects the research of three Wilson Center projects which focus on the interrelated histories of the Cold War, Korea, and Nuclear Proliferation. The Themes section includes e.g. […]

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Nikkei Telecom21

Database

Nikkei Telecom21 is a group of comprehensive business database services. The service consists of: News: Real-Time Nikkei newswire service (Japanese and English) Full Text Article Search: Nikkei’s 4 main newspapers and news (Japanese and English) Market & Economic Indicators: Stock Indices, exchange rates, bond pricing and other economic indicators (Japanese) Company Search: Company profiles and […]

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National Social Science Database

Database

Database of the China Academy of Social Sciences. Provides free access to CASS’ open access collections containing articles from 1921 – present, 2039 journals and 0ver 9 million articles in full-text. NNC institutions has direct access via the AsiaPortal. Other users may register as individual users for access at http://www.nssd.org. In Chinese.

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IREON – The International Relations and Area Studies Gateway

Database

The gateway offers bibliographic references, full-text documents and internationale treaties on * Foreign and security policy * International cooperation and development policy * European politics and transatlantic relations * Regional and country studies worldwide * Foreign cultural policy * Climate, environment, energy

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NBR The National Bureau of Asian Research

Database

NBR draws upon an international network of renowned specialists, who conduct independent research on issues affecting U.S. relations with Asia. NBR delivers their independent conclusions to policy leaders through four signature publications – Strategic Asia, Asia Policy, NBR Analysis, and NBR Special Reports – as well as through a variety of cooperative efforts with other […]

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Contesting Visions of the Lao Past: Lao Historiography at the Crossroads

E-book

**Christopher E. Goscha & Soren Ivarsson 2003 While the birth of any nation is always more complicated than official historiographies purport, the complex positioning of Laos at the crossroads of a wide range of historical, geographical and cultural currents makes this particularly true. It is well known that Laos’ emergence as a modern nation-state in […]

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From Subjects to Citizens: Balinese Villagers in the Indonesian Nation-State

E-book

Lyn Parker 2003 Broadens the discussion on the expansion of the Indonesian state into the local community. Significant because it shows how we can understand Indonesia in its efforts to become a nation-state. Unusual in showing that the experience of many Indonesian citizens was not of a menacing and coercive state but of a modernizing […]

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The Indonesian Military After the New Order

E-book

Sukardi Rinakit 2005 Because the military is an integral part of Indonesia’s power structure, it is of interest to anyone studying Indonesian affairs. This volume is the first study to address the role of the military in Indonesia all the way from the struggle for independence through to the start of the new presidency of […]

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Performing the Nation: Cultural Politics in New Order Indonesia

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Jorgen Hellman 2011 In sharp contrast to today’s disorder was the apparent cohesion and stability of Indonesia during much of the New Order period (1965–98). While Suharto’s authoritarian rule was significant, the regime’s cultural policies also played their part. Ethnic, religious and regional sentiments were to be channelled into the field of art rather than […]

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