Introduces the present political and economic context of ASEAN. Discusses the concept of security community, its key element such as norms, identity, and socialization. Analyzes development in intra-ASEAN relations and the recent impact of COVID-19 to the region. Looks at the escalating great power rivalry, especially between China and United State, South China Sea disputes and Belt and Road Initiative, and the impact of other powers, including Japan, India, and Australia. Examines ASEAN’s role in developing a wider multilateralism in the Asia-Pacific region. Explores the future of ASEAN and the security of Southeast Asia in the coming decades.
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