ASEAN and the Security of South-East Asia (Routledge by Michael Leifer

By Michael Leifer

Problems of inner and exterior safety in South-East Asia have continued as one set of competing worldwide alignments has been succeeded through one other, with significant effect on neighborhood relationships. This publication, first released in 1989, examines how the states of The organization of South-East Asian international locations (ASEAN) have tried to confront the issues of neighborhood protection. It considers the character and position of the organization - meant to advertise monetary development, social growth and cultural improvement - lines its institutional improvement from 1967 and identifies a uncomplicated structural weak spot coming up from the differing strategic views held by way of member governments. Leifer explores particularly ASEAN’s reaction to conflicts over Kampuchea, renamed Cambodia in 1990, which was once severe in exposing these differing views and the restricted position of a diplomatic group in dealing with neighborhood defense difficulties. This accomplished paintings can be of specific worth to scholars and lecturers with an curiosity in South-East Asian international relations, background and local security.

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