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Asian Survey (2019) 59 (1): 85–97.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Nirvikar Jassal; Pradeep Chhibber Like the previous year, 2018 was marked by a series of vigilante attacks and gruesome acts of violence against women. The Supreme Court passed important gender-related progressive judgements, yet the institution and other public bodies witnessed unprecedented...
Asian Survey (2009) 49 (6): 1071–1091.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Adeel Khan A mini-war is going on between the military and ethnic nationalists in Balochistan, Pakistan's territorially largest province. The military claims that violence is the result of tribal chiefs' opposition to the Pakistani government's development projects, whereas the militants believe...
Asian Survey (2009) 49 (1): 174–184.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Kitti Prasirtsuk Thailand was bombarded by multiple crises in 2008. The political crisis became more acute as the divisiveness among people ran deep and escalated to violence. The situation remains unresolved. Insurgency in the South continues, while territorial conflicts with Cambodia have also...
Asian Survey (2008) 48 (1): 75–81.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Allen Hicken The year 2007 was typically turbulent for the Philippines. Violence-plagued mid-term elections produced a stinging defeat for President Arroyo's Senate team, while corruption scandals spurred another impeachment attempt. The economy was relatively robust, but concerns remain about...
Asian Survey (2007) 47 (1): 162–167.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Joseph Nevins Sporadic sociopolitical violence plagued Timor-Leste for much of 2006, a manifestation in many ways of the festering wounds associated with Indonesia's war and occupation. This violence spurred both international military intervention in an attempt to restore order and also a change...