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Palgrave Series in Asian Governance

Political Legitimacy in Asia

New Leadership Challenges

Editors: Kane, J., Loy, H., Patapan, H. (Eds.)

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This book explores the challenges and obstacles faced by dissident leaders in Asia seeking to introduce reforms into regimes that are either imperfectly democratic or frankly hostile to democratic practices and institutions.

About the authors

JOHN KANEProfessor in the Department of Politics and Public Policy at Griffith University, Australia.
HUI-CHIEH LOY Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy of the National University of Singapore.
HAIG PATAPAN Professor in the Department of Politics and Public Policy at Griffith University.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Kane, John (et al.)

    Pages 1-16

  • Reclaiming Legitimacy in Postrevolutionary China: Bringing Ideology and Governance Back In

    Holbig, Heike

    Pages 17-38

  • Political Legitimacy in Vietnam under Challenge

    Thayer, Carlyle A.

    Pages 39-59

  • The Struggle for Political Legitimacy in Thailand

    Dressel, Björn

    Pages 61-84

  • Political Legitimacy in Indonesia: Islam, Democracy, and Good Governance

    Barton, Greg

    Pages 85-104

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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $110.00
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-33753-4
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $105.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Political Legitimacy in Asia
Book Subtitle
New Leadership Challenges
Editors
  • J. Kane
  • H. Loy
  • H. Patapan
Series Title
Palgrave Series in Asian Governance
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
John Kane, Hui-Chieh Loy, and Haig Patapan
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-00147-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137001474
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-33753-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-34102-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 286
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