Asian Studies 52:1 (2016) | Changing Perspectives on the Philippines and Southeast Asia

Seeing Conjunctions, Making Comparisons: Essay In Honor of Benedict Anderson
Janus Isaac NOLASCO 

Introduction
Janus Isaac NOLASCO and Patricia Camille VILLA

ARTICLES

The Southeast Asian Region and the Academe in Turbulent Times
Pasuk PHONGPAICHIT • Abstract

“Temple of Dance?”: Interrogating the Sanskritization of Pangalay
MCM SANTAMARIA • Abstract

Disasters and State of Exception: Tacloban, Yolanda, and the Political Thought of Giorgio Agamben
Gerardo LANUZA and Jed Martin TINGSON • Abstract

Cannibalism Among Japanese Soldiers in Bukidnon, Philippines, 1945–47
Rolando ESTEBAN • Abstract

COMMENTARIES and DOCUMENTS

Why You Should Read ‘This Earth of Mankind’
Max LANE

The Early 20th-Century U.S.-Dutch Conflict over Pulau Mangias: Its Relevance to Maritime and Territorial Disputes
Allan Chester NADATE and Earl David DUMALAOG

Towards and Asian Platform on Transforming Energy Systems
Asian Conference on Energy and Asian Climate Justice Assembly Discussions

Women and the Crisis of Land, Food, Water and Climate Change
Asian People's Movement on Debt and Development

Statement of the NGO Forum on ADB on ACEF 2016
NGO Forum on the ADB

Statement for Core Labor Standards Across Asian Development Bank Operations
NGO Forum on ADB

REVIEWS

Diminishing Conflicts in Asia and the Pacific: Why some Subside and Others Don’t (2013) by Edward Aspinall, Robin Jeffrey, and Anthony Regan
Reviewed by Amador PELEO

Enduring Rivalries in the Asia-Pacific (2013) by Steve Chan
Reviewed by Aliya PELEO

The Chinese Question: Ethnicity, Nation, and Region in and Beyond the Philippines (2014) by Caroline Hau
Reviewed by Johanna ZULUETA

Sakdalistas' Struggle for Philippine Independence, 1930-1945 (2014) by Motoe Terami-Wada
Satoshi ARA

TRAVEL NARRATIVES

Ethics, Politics, and Society in China and the Philippines: Comparative Impressions
Kaisheng LI

Filipino Identity through Foreign Eyes: Reflections of an Exchange Student in Korea
Marian GONGORA

POETRY

Cry of Mindanao
Don PAGUSARA

Dis is Amerika
Don PAGUSARA

Refugees
Max LANE

Cowardice
Max LANE

About the Contributors  

Update Log:

  • All articles uploaded 1 August 2016.
  • Introduction updated 1 August 2016, 2200; revised 10 August 2016