Providing the basis for a reconceptualization of key features in Southeast Asia's history, this book examines evolutionary patterns of Europe's and Japan's Southeast Asian empires from the late 19th century through to the 1960s.

chapter 1|20 pages

Dimensions of Decolonization

chapter 4|20 pages

Monarchy and Decolonization in Indochina

chapter 17|7 pages

Afterword: The Limits of Decolonization