Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
The Everyday Political Economy of Southeast Asia
Foyalty 206

The Everyday Political Economy of Southeast Asia (Hardback)

£67.99
Usually despatched in 7-10 days.

Synopsis

In this empirically rich collection of essays, a team of leading international scholars explore the way that economic transformation is sustained and challenged by everyday practices across Southeast Asia. Drawing together a body of interdisciplinary scholarship, the authors explore how the emergence of more marketized forms of economic policy-making in Southeast Asia impacts everyday life. The book's twelve chapters address topics such as domestic migration, trade union politics in Myanmar, mining in the Philippines, halal food in Singapore, Islamic finance in Malaysia, education reform in Indonesia, street vending in Malaysia, regional migration between Malaysia, Indonesia and Cambodia, and Southeast Asian domestic workers in Hong Kong. This collection not only enhances understandings of the everyday political economies at work in specific Southeast Asian sites, but makes a major theoretical contribution to the development of an everyday political economy approach in which perspectives from developing economies and non-Western actors are taken seriously.

BusinessEconomicsPolitical economyHistory & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPolitical structure & processes Publisher: Cambridge University Press Publication Date: 18/08/2016 ISBN-13: 9781107122338  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Usually despatched in 7-10 days. Login for Quick Checkout Add to Basket

Juanita Elias is Associate Professor in International Political Economy. She joined the University of Warwick in 2013 from Griffith University, Queensland, where she held an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship. Her research and teaching interests include gender and international political economy, studies of work and migration, Southeast Asian political economy, with a particular focus on Malaysia, and the role of gender in global economic governance. She has published her work in journals such as International Political Sociology, Asian Studies Review, Economy and Society, Third World Quarterly, Review of International Political Economy, the International Feminist Journal of Politics and The Pacific Review. She is the author of Fashioning Inequality: The Multinational Firm and Gendered Employment in a Globalising World (2004) and editor of The Global Political Economy of The Household in Asia (with Samanthi J Gunawardana, 2013). She is currently working on projects that explore the gender politics of efforts to promote economic competitiveness in Malaysia and the Southeast Asian regional domestic worker migration regime. Lena Rethel is Associate Professor of International Political Economy in the Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick. Her research interests are concentrated in the broad areas of the political economy of finance and Southeast Asian politics. Conceptually, this includes the relationship between finance and development, financialisation and the politics of debt, alternative globalisations and the disciplinary parameters and spatial location of contemporary international political economy scholarship. In her research, she has focused on developments in the Southeast Asia region, mainly Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore. Her most recent books are Global Governance in Crisis (co-edited with Andre Broome and Liam Clegg, 2015) and The Problem with Banks (with Timothy J. Sinclair, 2012). Currently, she is working on a range of projects that explore the relationship between financial system change and development, trajectories of emerging market debt and the emergence of Islamic finance.

More books by Juanita Elias

More books by Lena Rethel

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

The Democratization of Cuba
(Hardback)
Christopher M. Brown
 
 
£101.00
 
Governance and Climate Justice: ...
(Hardback)
Julia M. Puaschunder
 
 
£96.50
 
China and the Middle East: Venturing...
(Hardback)
James M. Dorsey
 
 
£59.99
 
How to Write about Economics and...
(Paperback)
Katerina Petchko
 
 
£59.95
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close