NIAS Reports

This series presents shorter and/or more topical monographs about any part of Asia but the emphasis is on East and Southeast Asia with most volumes falling within the social sciences and history.

 

Key issues include political change; peace and conflict; gender and power; development, political and socio-economic change; identity formation; environmental change; and recent Asian history.

 

The series is edited by NIAS Press’ Editor-in-Chief Gerald Jackson.

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The Continuation of Ancient Mathematics

Wang Xiaotong’s Jigu suanjing, Algebra and Geometry in 7th- Century China

Tina Su Lyn Lim and Donald B. Wagner

NIAS Reports # 51
Paperback - 2017, Recently Published
ISBN 978-87-7694-217-5, £18.99
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Indonesia and the Muslim World

Between Islam and Secularism in the Foreign Policy of Soeharto and Beyond

by Anak Agung Banyu Perwita

NIAS Reports # 50
Ebook - 2011, Available
ISBN 978 87 7694 584 8, £12.99
Paperback - 2007, Available
ISBN 978 87 91114 92 2, £15.99
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Democratizing Indonesia

The Challenges of Civil Society in the Era of Reformasi

by Mikaela Nyman

NIAS Reports # 49
Paperback - 2006, Available
ISBN 978 87 91114 82 3, £15.99
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From Monobank to Commercial Banking

Financial Sector Reforms in Vietnam

by Jens Kovsted, John Rand & Finn Tarp

NIAS Reports # 48
Hardback - 2004, Available
ISBN 978 87 91114 62 5, £35.00
Paperback - 2005, Available
ISBN 978 87 91114 86 1, £13.99
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State Growth and Social Exclusion in Tibet

Challenges of Recent Economic Growth

by Andrew Martin Fischer

NIAS Reports # 47
Hardback - 2005, Available
ISBN 978 87 91114 75 5, £42.00
Paperback - 2005, Available
ISBN 978 87 91114 63 2, £16.99
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Teaching and Learning in Tibet

A Review of Research Policy Publications

by Ellen Bangsbo

NIAS Reports # 46
E-book - 2006, Available
ISBN 978 87 91114 31 1, £6.00
Paperback - 2004, Available
ISBN 978 87 91114 30 4, £12.99
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War or Peace in the South China Sea?

edited by Timo Kivimaki

NIAS Reports # 45
Paperback - 2002, Available
ISBN 978 87 91114 01 4, £15.99
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The State and the Iron Industry in Han China

by Donald B. Wagner

NIAS Reports # 44
Hardback - 2000, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 83 1, £30.00
Paperback - 2000, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 77 0, £14.99
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A Brief History of Tibetan Academic Degrees in Buddhist Philosophy

by Tarab Tulku

NIAS Reports # 43
Paperback - 2000, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 85 5, £5.00
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Development, Decentralization and Democracy

Exploring Social Capital and Politicization in the Bengal Region

by Robert Thorlind

NIAS Reports # 42
Paperback - 2000, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 75 6, £13.99
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Santalia

Catalogue of Santali Manuscripts in Oslo

by Santosh K. Soren

NIAS Reports # 41
Paperback - 1999, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 73 2, £15.00
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Beijing Women Organizing for Change

A New Wave of the Chinese Women's Movement

by Cecilia Nathansen Milwertz

NIAS Reports # 40
Ebook - 2011, Available
ISBN 978 87 7694 572 5, £32
Paperback - 2002, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 72 5, £14.99
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Southeast Asian-Centred Economies or Economics?

edited by Mason C. Hoadley

NIAS Reports # 39
Paperback - 1999, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 74 9, £15.00
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Authority Relations and Economic Decision-Making in Vietnam

An Historical Perspective

by Dang Phong & Melanie Beresford

NIAS Reports # 38
Hardback - 1998, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 65 7, £25.00
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Australia in Southeast Asia

Regionalisation and Democracy

by Erik Paul

NIAS Reports # 37
Paperback - 1998, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 66 4, £13.99
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Clouds over Tianshan

Essays on Social Disturbance in Xinjiang in the 1940s

by David D. Wang

NIAS Reports # 36
Paperback - 1999, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 62 6, £13.99
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Basket Case or Poverty Alleviation

Bangladesh Approaches the Twenty-First Century

by Sven Cederroth

NIAS Reports # 34
Paperback - 1997, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 59 6, £5.00
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Migration in China

edited by Borge Bakken

NIAS Reports # 31
Paperback - 1998, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 57 2, £13.99
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Natural Resources and Cosmology in Changing Kalasha Society

by Mytte Fentz

NIAS Reports # 30
Paperback - 1996, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 56 5, £5.00
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Islam, Human Rights and Child Labour in Pakistan

by Alain Lefebvre

NIAS Reports # 29
Paperback - 1995, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 46 6, £5.00
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Vietnam or Indochina?

Contesting Concepts of Space in Vietnamese Nationalism, 1887-1954

by Christopher E. Goscha

NIAS Reports # 28
Paperback - 1995,
ISBN 978 87 87062 43 5, £
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Measuring Attitudes in East Asia

The Case of South Korean Democratization

by Geir Helgesen & Soren Risbjerg Thomsen

NIAS Reports # 27
Paperback - 1995, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 45 9, £5.00
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Aiding Afghanistan

The Background and Prospects for Reconstruction in a Fragmented Society

by Asger Christensen

NIAS Reports # 26
Paperback - 1995, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 44 2, £15.00
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The Quest for Balance in a Changing Laos

A Political Analysis

by Søren Ivarsson, Thommy Svensson & Stein Tonnesson

NIAS Reports # 25
Paperback - 1995, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 42 8, £5.00
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The Next Left?

Democratisation and Attempts to Renew the Radical Political Development Project - the Case of Kerala

by Olle Tornquist

NIAS Reports # 24
Paperback - 1995, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 40 4, £10.00
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Managing the Irrigation

Tharu Farmers and the Image of the Common Good

by Sven Cederroth

NIAS Reports # 23
Paperback - 1995, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 39 8, £5.00
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Individualism and Collectivism

A Psychological, Cultural and Ecological Analysis

by Uichol Kim

NIAS Reports # 21
Paperback - 1995, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 19 0, £5.00
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Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Change in Vietnam

Trends, Causes and Effects

by Carolyn Gates & David Truong

NIAS Reports # 20
Paperback - 1994, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 34 3, £5.00
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Central Himalayan Folklore

Folk Songs in the Rituals of the Life-Cycle

by Helle Primdahl

NIAS Reports # 19
Paperback - 1994, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 32 9, £5.00
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Democracy in South Korea

by Geir Helgesen

NIAS Reports # 18
Paperback - 1994, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 49 7, £5.00
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Common Roots and Present Inequality

Ethnic Myths among Highland Populations of Mainland Southeast Asia

by Claes Corlin

NIAS Reports # 17
Paperback - 1994, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 52 7, £5.00
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Contemporary Religious Tendencies in Korea

as reflected in a Confucian Sect

by Dorrit Wagner

NIAS Reports # 15
Paperback - 1994, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 28 2, £5.00
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Redesigning the Cosmos

Belief Systems and State Power in Indonesia

by Ruth McVey

NIAS Reports # 14
Paperback - 1993, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 51 0, £5.00
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The Impossibility of Liberalism and Democracy in Indonesia 1840-1940

by Thommy Svensson

NIAS Reports # 13
Paperback - 1994, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 17 6, £5.00
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Bon, Buddhism and Democracy

The Building of a Tibetan National Identity

by Per Kvaerne & Rinzin Thargyal

NIAS Reports # 12
Paperback - 1993, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 25 1, £5.00
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A Sacred Cloth Religion?

Ceremonies of the Big Feast among the Wetu Telu Sasak (Lombok, Indonesia)

by Sven Cederroth

NIAS Reports # 10
Paperback - 1995, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 54 1, £5.00
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Reform of a Centrally Managed Developing Economy

The Vietnamese Perspective

by Carolyn Gates & David Truong

NIAS Reports # 9
Paperback - 1992, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 15 2, £5.00
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Friends of Gandhi

Inter-war Scandinavian Responses to the Mahatma

edited by Frede Hojgaard

NIAS Reports # 7
Paperback - 1991, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 37 4, £5.00
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Cultural Institutions in Laos-II

Part II: The National Museum of Luang Prabang

by Gotz Hagmüller & Elisabet Lind

NIAS Reports # 6
Paperback - 1995, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 41 1, £9.00
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Cultural Institutions in Laos-I

Libraries and Research Institutions

by Irene Norlund, Jonas Palm & Stig Rasmussen

NIAS Reports # 5
Paperback - 1991, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 09 1, £5.00
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From Syncretism to Orthodoxy?

The Struggle of Islamic Leaders in an East Javanese Village

by Sven Cederroth

NIAS Reports # 3
Paperback - 1991, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 35 0, £5.00
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Facing the Spirits

Illness and Healing in a Japanese Community

by Arne Kalland

NIAS Reports # 2
Paperback - 1991, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 03 9, £5.00
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State Bureaucracy and Capitalism in Rural West Java

Local Gentry versus Peasant Entrepreneurs in Priangan in the 19th an 20th Century

by Thommy Svensson

NIAS Reports # 1
Paperback - 1991, Available
ISBN 978 87 87062 01 5, £5.00
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