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Leifer, Michael

Overview
Works: 114 works in 426 publications in 5 languages and 10,646 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Records and correspondence  Sources  Military history  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other
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Most widely held works by Michael Leifer
Singapore's foreign policy : coping with vulnerability by Michael Leifer( )

19 editions published between 1457 and 2006 in English and Thai and held by 2,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book assesses the profound influence on Singapore's foreign policy of its government's perception of the island-state's innate vulnerability."--Jacket
Asian nationalism by Michael Leifer( )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book features completely up-to-date analysis written by high profile contributors, and is invaluable for upper-level undergraduates and researchers in Asian Studies and Politics
Dictionary of the modern politics of South-East Asia by Michael Leifer( Book )

50 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Thai and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles of the ten countries that comprise Southeast Asia, followed by 350 entries providing information on and analysis of important people, issues, events, and organizations in the region since the end of the Pacific War in 1945
Cambodia : the search for security by Michael Leifer( Book )

19 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Order and security in Southeast Asia : essays in memory of Michael Leifer( )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Balance of power in East Asia( Book )

13 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britiske udenrigs- og sikkerhedspolitiske eksperter vurderer magtforholdene i Østasien, både mellem stormagterne indbyrdes og i forholdene til de øvrige stater i Østasien
ASEAN and the security of South-East Asia by Michael Leifer( Book )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems of internal and external security in South-East Asia have persisted as one set of competing global alignments has been succeeded by another, with major impact on regional relationships. This book, first published in 1989, examines how the states of The Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) have attempted to confront the problems of regional security. It considers the nature and role of the Association - intended to promote economic growth, social progress and cultural development - traces its institutional development from 1967 and identifies a basic structural weakness a
Indonesia's foreign policy by Michael Leifer( Book )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dilemmas of statehood in Southeast Asia by Michael Leifer( Book )

14 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ASEAN Regional Forum : extending ASEAN's model of regional security by Michael Leifer( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vurdering af den regionale sikkerhedspolitik inden for ASEAN
Democracy by force U.S. military intervention in the post-Cold War world by Karin Von Hippel( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the end of the Cold War, the United States has intervened militarily in a number of civil conflicts. This book examines four US-sponsored interventions (Panama, Somalia, Haiti and Bosnia) seeking to provide an insight into the conditions under which intervention and the nation-building which follows are likely to succeed
Conflict and regional order in South-east Asia by Michael Leifer( Book )

11 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nationalism, revolution and evolution in South-East Asia. (Read at a colloquium held at the University of Hull during April 1968 by Michael Leifer( Book )

19 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constraints and adjustments in British foreign policy by Michael Leifer( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, first published in 1972, offers a detailed analysis of the post-war formulation of foreign policy, as Britain sought to detach itself from its imperialist past and moved towards a European future. The contributors - all experts in their fields - together provide a comprehensive commentary on the complexities of the external pressures that moulded British foreign policy during these years. The subjects covered highlight the dichotomy of, and interaction between, residual obligations and new goals and national aspirations. These include the examination of past policies regarding th
Malacca, Singapore, and Indonesia by Michael Leifer( Book )

11 editions published in 1978 in English and Dutch and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foreign relations of the new states by Michael Leifer( Book )

11 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Philippine claim to Sabah by Michael Leifer( Book )

11 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cambodian conflict : the final phase? by Michael Leifer( Book )

6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from Mao's China by David Marshall( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of the modern politics of Southeast Asia by Joseph Chinyong Liow( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The past two decades since the end of the Cold War have been years of remarkable change and transformation for Southeast Asia. Long seen as an arena for superpower rivalry, Southeast Asia is increasingly coming into its own by locating itself at the forefront of regional integration initiatives that involve not only the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, but major external powers such as the United States, China, India, Japan, and Australia as well. At the same time, the past two decades has seen the revival of old animosities as well as the emergence of new security challenges confronting the region. Old animosities include unresolved territorial disputes, while new challenges range from regional and global financial crises, terrorism, and pandemics. Significant changes within the ten Southeast Asian countries covered in this book have also transpired that have affected not only the complexion of domestic politics, but have also impacted regional diplomacy as well, such as the creation of potentially the eleventh "Southeast Asian" country - Timor Leste. Extensively updated and revised in light of these changes and developments, this fourth edition of Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia contains profiles of each Southeast Asian country. Following this, it provides more than 450 alphabetically arranged individual entries providing detailed accounts and analyses on major episodes and treaties, political parties and institutions, civil society movements, and regional and international organizations"--
 
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Singapore's foreign policy : coping with vulnerability
Alternative Names
Leifer, Michael

Maikhœ̄n Līfœ̄

Michael Leifer British political scientist

ไมเคิล ลีเฟอร์

リーファー, マイケル

Languages
English (273)

Thai (5)

Japanese (3)

German (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Asian nationalismDictionary of the modern politics of South-East AsiaOrder and security in Southeast Asia : essays in memory of Michael LeiferThe Balance of power in East AsiaMalacca, Singapore, and IndonesiaOrder and security in Southeast Asia : essays in memory of Michael Leifer