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A tale of two centuries: The globalization of maritime raiding and piracy in Southeast Asia at the end of the eighteenth and twentieth centuries

Warren, J.F. (2007) A tale of two centuries: The globalization of maritime raiding and piracy in Southeast Asia at the end of the eighteenth and twentieth centuries. In: Boomgaard, P., (ed.) A World of Water: Rain, Rivers and Seas in Southeast Asian Histories. KITLV Press, Leiden, The Netherlands, pp. 125-152.

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Abstract

The comparative temporal perspectives in this paper, which covers the latter part of two centuries, the late eighteenth and the late twentieth centuries, lends considerable explanatory power to my treatment of the multi-faceted links and changes between Iranun maritime raiding, on the one hand, and on the other, modern day crime on the high seas in Southeast Asia, with the China connection, growing commodity flows, and the fluctuations of the global economy (Warren 1981, 1998a, 2001)...

Publication Type: Book Chapter
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Publisher: KITLV Press
Copyright: 2007 Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/18130
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