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Title Knowing Southeast Asian subjects / edited by Laurie J. Sears.

Published Seattle : University of Washington Press in association with NUS Press Singapore, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  959 KNOW    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 283 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Critical dialogues in Southeast Asian studies.
Critical dialogues in Southeast Asian studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : knowledges that travel in Southeast Asian area studies / Carlo Bonura and Laurie J. Sears -- Southeast Asian subjects -- Postcolonial identities, feminist criticism, and Southeast Asian studies / Laurie J. Sears -- Can there be Southeast Asians in Southeast Asian studies? / Ariel Heryanto -- Recognizing scholarly subjects : collaboration, area studies, and the politics of nature / Celia Lowe -- Collaborations, collections, disciplines -- Southeast Asian studies in the United States and Southeast Asia : missing links / George Dutton -- Disciplining knowledge : representing resources for Southeast Asian studies in the libraries of the U.S. academy / Judith A. N. Henchy -- Political science, the anxiety of interdisciplinary engagement, and Southeast Asian studies / Carlo Bonura.
Summary "The essays in knowing Southeast Asian subjects ask how the rising preponderance of scholarship from Southeast Asia is de-centering Southeast Asian studies in the United States. The contributions address recent transformations within the field and new directions for research, pedagogy, and institutional cooperation."--BOOK JACKET.
Other author Sears, Laurie J. (Laurie Jo)
Subject Southeast Asia -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Southeast Asia -- Study and teaching (Higher)
ISBN 9780295986838 (paperback: alk. paper)
0295986832 (paperback: alk. paper)