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Charney, Michael W. (2015) 'British Empire: 12. Southeast Asia.' In: Mackenzie, John M., Dalziel, Nigel R., Doumanis, Nicholas and Charney, Michael W., (eds.), The Encyclopedia of Empire; 4 vols. Oxford: Wiley Blackwell.

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Although slowly built up from a number of fragments carved out of pre-existing states in the region, Britain's possessions in Southeast Asia over the long haul left the colonial period as four independent states: Burma (Myanmar), Malaysia, Singapore, and Brunei. Despite the unique circumstances and separate evolution of these administrations, their history in the interim has much in common and has had similar effects. There is still a British military presence in the region, a lasting legacy of British rule there.

Item Type: Book Chapters
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > School of History, Religions & Philosophies > Department of History
Legacy Departments > Faculty of Arts and Humanities > Department of History
ISBN: 9781118440643
DOI (Digital Object Identifier): https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118455074.wbeoe256
Date Deposited: 07 Jun 2016 11:53
URI: https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/22572

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