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Civil-Military Relations in Asia: Between Democratization and Autocratization

"The civil-military relations of many Asian countries are subjectto important changes. In authoritarian, democratized, and autocratizing countries in South, Southeast and Northeast Asia, praetorianism..." – By Aurel Croissant

Islam and Politics in Asia

"Muslim politics everywhere takes varied forms, but it is especially diverse across the geographic expanse that constitutes East, South, and Southeast Asia. Although in a few areas of South Asia Muslim polities were established..." – By Robert W. Hefner

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