SEASIA Governing Board Meeting & Conference
The Director of the Institute of Asian Studies (UBD-IAS), Dr Jeremy Jammes, has signed the renewed Consortium for Southeast Asian Studies in Asia (SEASIA) Charter during the conference hosted by Chulalongkorn University (Bangkok) held on December 16-17, 2017. This Charter aims to strengthen our collaborations with other leading hubs of Asian and Southeast Asian studies in the region. Read more here.
In Tourism and Leisure in Thailand: Erik Cohen and Beyond, Victor T. King, Professor at Universiti Brunei Darussalam, critically reviews the concept of mobility and the critique of Eurocentricism in a changing Thai tourism context.
In The Performance of Religiosity on Social Media: Three Future Research Directions, Siti Mazidah Haji Mohamad, Lecturer at Universiti Brunei Darussalam, proposes new research areas for geographies of religion.
In Kitchen Anthropology: Understanding Food, Cooking and Eating in Bruneian Middle-Class Families, Faizul H. Ibrahim, graduate research student at Universiti Brunei Darussalam, explores the meaning of the kitchen for Bruneian Malays who cook in their homes.
Browse all the IAS Working Papers here.
Recent publications of IAS staff (see more here):