ICAS Book Prize 2007 - Longlist Humanities

 The Flaming Womb: Repositioning Women in Early Modern Southeast Asia
Author: Barbara Watson Andaya
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
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 King of the Waters: Homan van der Heide and the origin of modern irrigation in Siam
Author: H. ten Brummelhuis
Publisher: KITLV Press
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 Nature and Nation: Forests and Development in Peninsular Malaysia
Author: Jeyamalar Kathirithamby-Wells
Publisher: NIAS Press
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 Selfless Offspring: Filial Children and Social Order in Medieval China
Author: Keith Nathaniel Knapp
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
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 Tibet and Nationalist China's Frontier: Intrigues and Ethnopolitics 1928-49
Author: Hsiao-Ting Lin
Publisher: UBC Press
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 Lever of Empire: The International Gold Standard and the Crisis of Liberalism in Prewar Japan
Author: Mark Metzler
Publisher: University of California Press
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 The Making of the Chinese State: Ethnicity and Expansion on the Ming Borderlands
Author: Leo K. Shin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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 The lion and the gadfly: Dutch colonialism and the spirit of E.F.E. Douwes Dekker
Author: Paul W. van der Veur
Publisher: KITLV Press
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 Singing the Classical, Voicing the Modern: The Postcolonial Politics of Music in South India
Author: Amanda J. Weidman
Publisher: Duke University Press
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 The Merchants of Zigong
Author: Madeleine Zelin
Publisher: Columbia University Press
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