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Title Environment, trade and society in Southeast Asia : a longue durée perspective / edited by David Henley, Henk Schulte Nordholt.

Publication Info. Leiden : Brill, [2015]

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Series Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde ; volume 300
Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde ; 300.
Note Papers originally presented at a conference in honor of Peter Boomgaard held August 2011 and organized by Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-254) and index.
Contents Introduction : structures, cycles, scratches on rocks / David Henley, Henk Schulte Nordholt -- Deep forestry : shaping the longue durée of the forest in the Philippines / Greg Bankoff -- Breeding and power in Southeast Asia : horses, mules and donkeys in the longue durée / William G. Clarence Smith -- Under the volcano : stabilizing the early Javanese state in an unstable environment / Jan Wisseman Christie -- History seismology in the ring of fire : punctuating the Indonesian past / Anthony Reid -- The longue durée in Filipino demographic history : the role of fertility prior to 1800 / Linda Newson -- Glimpsing Southeast Asian naturalia in global trade, c. 300 BCE-1600 AD / Raquel A.G. Reyes -- Ages of commerce in Southeast Asian history / David Henley -- Pursuing the invisible : Makassar, city systems / Heather Sutherland -- The expansion of Chinese inter-insular hinterland trade in Southeast Asia, c.1400-1850 / Kwee Hui Kian -- From contest state to patronage democracy : the longue durée of clientelism in Indonesia / Henk Schulte Nordholt -- Visual history : a neglected resource for the longue durée / Jean Gelman Taylor -- List of writings of Peter Boomgaard.
Summary "Eleven historians bring their knowledge and insights to bear on the long Braudelian sweep of Southeast Asian history. In doing so they seek both to debunk simplistic assumptions about fragile traditions and transformational modernities, and to identify real repeating patterns in Southeast Asia's past: clientelistic political structures, periodic tectonic and climatic disasters, ethnic occupational specializations, long cycles of economic globalization and deglobalization. Their contributions range across many centuries: from the Austronesian expansion to the Aceh tsunami, and from the Sanskrit cosmopolis to the Asian financial crisis. The book is inspired by, and dedicated to, Peter Boomgaard, a scholar whose work has embodied the Braudelian spirit in Southeast Asian historiography"-- Provided by publisher.
Language English.
Subject Southeast Asia -- History -- Congresses.
Southeast Asia -- Civilization -- Congresses.
Southeast Asia -- Environmental conditions -- History -- Congresses.
Southeast Asia -- Commerce -- History -- Congresses.
HISTORY -- Middle East -- General.
Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
Commerce. (OCoLC)fst00869279
Ecology. (OCoLC)fst00901476
Southeast Asia. (OCoLC)fst01240499
Regions & Countries - Asia & the Middle East.
History & Archaeology.
Southeast Asia.
Asian history.
History.
Humanities.
Regional and national history.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Henley, David, 1963- editor.
Schulte Nordholt, Henk, 1953- editor.
Boomgaard, P., 1946- honouree.
Bankoff, Greg. Deep forestry. Container of (work)
Other Form: Print version: Environment, trade and society in Southeast Asia. Leiden : Brill, [2015] 9789004288041 (DLC) 2014048006 (OCoLC)898092835
ISBN 9789004288058 (electronic bk.)
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