(Re)Negotiating East and Southeast Asia Region, Regionalism, and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

ISBN-10: 0804760705
ISBN-13: 9780804760706
Edition: 2009
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List price: $30.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Publication date: 3/26/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 344
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.990

This book seeks to explain two core paradoxes associated with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN): How have diverse states hung together and stabilized relations in the face of competing interests, divergent preferences, and arguably weak cooperation? How has a group of lesser, self-identified Southeast Asian powers gone beyond its original regional purview to shape the form and content of Asian Pacific and East Asian regionalisms? According to Alice Ba, the answers lie in ASEAN's founding arguments: arguments that were premised on an assumed regional disunity. She demonstrates how these arguments draw critical causal connections that make Southeast Asian regionalism a necessary response to problems, give rise to its defining informality and consensus-seeking process, and also constrain ASEAN's regionalism. Tracing debates about ASEAN's intra- and extra-regional relations over four decades, she argues for a process-driven view of cooperation, sheds light on intervening processes of argument and debate, and highlights interacting material, ideational, and social forces in the construction of regions and regionalisms.

Acknowledgments
In-Text Abbreviations
Introduction
Theory and Origins
The Asean Paradox and IR Theory
Why Asean? Why 1967?
The Ideas That Bind: Negotiating Asean's Ways
Asean's New Regionalisms
The Politics and Rhetoric of "One Southeast Asia"
Locating Asean in East Asia and the Asia Pacific
Asean of and Beyond Southeast Asia: The Asean Regional Forum
Renegotiating East Asia: "The Idea That Will Not Go Away"
Conclusion
Abbreviations Used in Notes and Bibliography
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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