Inventing Southeast Asia

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In his new series for Channel News Asia, Dr Farish Noor takes an epic journey across Indonesia, Borneo, Vietnam and Cambodia to explore the origins of Southeast Asian identities.

Shadows of Empires

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Shadows of Empires

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"Just because the imperial flags aren't flying anymore, doesn't mean that empire is over. Empire remains, but it remains in different forms." In "Inventing SoutheastAsia", historian and political scientist Dr Farish A Noor shows why he thinks Southeast Asians are still living in the long shadow of 19th century colonialism.

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