Tag Archives: Robert H. Taylor

Issue 2 for 2018 published

Issue number 2 for Volume 48 (2018) of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This number is a special issue, featuring two additional research articles and book reviews. The special issue is … Continue reading

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History of Ayutthaya

In a new book review, Robert H. Taylor of the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute writes for JCA about A History of Ayutthaya: Siam in the Early Modern Period, by Fukuoka Prize awardees Chris Baker and Pasuk Phongpaichit. Published by Cambridge University … Continue reading

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Changing Burma

Ashley South has reviewed Richard Cockett’s most recent book for JCA. Blood, Dreams and Gold: the changing face of Burma is published by Yale University Press (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1145248). South states that this book represents both “a popular introduction to Myanmar history, … Continue reading

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Ne Win’s biography

In a new book review at the JCA publisher’s site, Ashley South discusses the sympathetic book authored by Robert H. Taylor, General Ne Win: A Political Biography (DOI:10.1080/00472336.2015.1126758). It is published by Singapore’s Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. While referring … Continue reading

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