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Ethnic and Religious Identities and Integration in Southeast Asia

Studies citizenship identities respecting ethnicity, religion, and national integration. Includes case studies of Bru population in Lao PDR and Vietnam, hill tribe populations without citizenship and the Lua in northern Thailand, diasporic Pakistani community and pluralism in Penang, the Rohingya in Myanmar, the Karen Leke religious movement in Thailand, the Preah Vihear dispute between Thailand and Cambodia, as well as hero cult worship in northern Thailand. Mentions nationalism and deterritorialization in Southeast Asia, as well as Islamic politics in Indonesia and Southern Thailand.