The Political Economy of the Military in Southeast Asia
Paul Chambers and Napisa Waitoolkiat (eds)
- Published: 2017
- Pages: 304 pp.
- Series: NIAS Studies in Asian Topics
- Series number: 61
About the book
• First book to scrutinize the linkage between income sources of militaries and their political power in Southeast Asia.
• Explores the military-industrial complex in the region.
• Focuses on how much economic clout Southeast Asian militaries have had and how this has influenced civil–military relations.
About the author
Paul Chambers lectures
Paul Chambers lectures at the College of ASEAN Community Studies, Naresuan University, and is a research fellow at the Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace and the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt. He has written extensively on security sector reform, democracy and peace studies, especially in SE Asia.Go to author page