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Contribution to Book
Region, academic dynamics and promise of comparativism
Southeast Asian Studies: debates and new directions (2006)
  • Robert Cribb, The Australian National University
Abstract

Argues for setting Southeast Asia in a broach comparative studies framework.

Keywords
  • comparativism,
  • comparitivism,
  • Southeast Asin Studies,
  • Southeast Asia,
  • South East Asia,
  • studies,
  • academic,
  • field,
  • cold concept,
  • Heather Sutherland,
  • Maphilindo,
  • Malay World,
  • Anthony Reid,
  • Reid,
  • power,
  • epistemology,
  • debate,
  • indigenous,
  • hegemony,
  • Dutch,
  • Foucault,
  • hierarchy,
  • Willem van Schendel,
  • Van Schendel,
  • circles of esteem,
  • deceased Asianists,
  • Asianists,
  • research,
  • early career,
  • International Convention of Asia Scholars,
  • Madagascar,
  • Insular Southwest Asia,
  • journals,
  • university presses,
  • liberalization,
  • editors,
  • networks,
  • comparison,
  • Kuhn,
  • Structure of Scientific Revolutions,
  • Structure,
  • paradigm,
  • Fukuyama,
  • novelty,
  • novel,
  • border-crossing,
  • path-breaking,
  • relativism,
  • Van Leur,
  • Smail,
  • Duara,
  • rescuing history from the nation,
  • Braudel,
  • ASEAN,
  • Chinese,
  • Anderson,
  • imagined communities,
  • genocide
Disciplines
Publication Date
2006
Editor
Cynthia Chou and Vincent Houben
Publisher
ISEAS
Citation Information
Robert Cribb. "Region, academic dynamics and promise of comparativism" SingaporeSoutheast Asian Studies: debates and new directions (2006)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/robert_cribb/35/