Publications

Single and Co-authored Volumes

West Kalimantan:  a Bibliography, Bibliographical Series 13, Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Foris Publications, Holland/USA, 1983. (introduction with JB Avé, pp. 1-33) (with JB Avé‚ and JGW de Wit).

The Maloh of West Kalimantan: an Ethnographic Study of Social Inequality and Social Change among an Indonesian Borneo People, Verhandelingen series, Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Foris Publications, Holland/USA, 1985.

Borneo: Oerwoud in Ondergang, Culturen op Drift, Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde, Leiden, 1986  (with JB Avé).

People of the Weeping Forests:  Tradition and Change in Borneo (revised and expanded English edition), Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde, Leiden, 1986 (with JB Avé)

Decorative Silverware in the Brunei Museum Ethnographic Collection, special catalogue of the Brunei Museum, 1987, vol.6, No.3, pp., 52-103 (with Bantong Antaran).

The Peoples of Borneo, series editors P Bellwood and Ian Glover, The Peoples of South-East Asia and the Pacific, Oxford, Basil Blackwell,1993.

Between West and East:  Policy and Practice in South-East Asian Studies in Britain, Hull University Press, 1990 (Inaugural Lecture).

Anthropology and Development in South-East Asia: Theory and Practice, Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 1999.

The Modern Anthropology of South-East Asia. An Introduction, Routledge, London, 2003, reprint 2006 (reprint of chapter on Gender and the Sexes, translated in Thai) (currently under revision for a new edition); (series editor) The Modern Anthropology of South-East Asia, five titles published, London, Routledge (with WD Wilder and then Michael Hitchcock), 2003-.

Ethnicity  and Electoral Politics in  Sarawak, East Malaysia, Universiti Kebangsaan [National University] Press, Bangi, 2004.(with Jayum Jawan).

The Sociology of Southeast Asia: Transformations in a Developing Region, Copenhagen, NIAS Press and Honolulu, University of Hawai'i Press, 2008, reprint 2011.

A  History of ASEASUK: On its Fortieth Anniversary, Association of South-East Asian Studies in the United Kingdom, SOAS, 2009.

Antropologi Modern Asia Tenggara: Sebuah Pengantar translation of The Modern Anthropology of South-East Asia: an Introduction, Yogyakarta: Kreasi Wacana, 2012 (with William D. Wilder).

Identities in Motion: the Sociology of Cultural Change in Southeast Asia, for NIAS Press, Copenhagen (ms 70 per cent completed).

 

 

Data Papers, Working Papers and Research Reports

Ethnic Classification and Ethnic Relations:  a Borneo Case Study, Occasional Paper No. 2, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1979.

Planning for Agrarian Change:  Hydro-electric Power, Resettlement and Iban Swidden Cultivators in Sarawak. East Malaysia, Occasional Paper No. 11, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1986.

Metal-working in Borneo, Essays on Iron and Silver-working in Sarawak, Occasional Paper No. 15, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1988 (with JW Christie).

Bridging the Commercial-Cultural Gap: British Business in Asia. Report to the DTI, London, 1992 (with MJG Parnwell and R Carr-Hill).

Tropical Rainforests, Communities and Global Environmental Change in Borneo, 1995, Report to the ESRC, Swindon, 1995 (with I Douglas, M Parnwell and K Sutton ).

Defining Southeast Asia and the Crisis in Area Studies: Personal Reflections on a Region, Centre for East and South-East Asian Studies, University of Lund, Working Papers in Contemporary Asian Studies 13, 2005.

World Heritage Sites in Thailand: a Comparative and Critical Appraisal, Leeds East Asia Papers, New Series No. 1, 2010, e-series (with Michael Parnwell).

The Development of Southeast Asian Studies in the United Kingdom (and Europe): the Making of a Region Leeds East Asia Papers, New Series No. 3, 2011, e-series.

UNESCO IN Melaka: Cultural Politics, Identities and Tourism in a World Heritage Site, Leeds East Asia Papers, New Series No. 4, 2012, e-series.

Culture and Identity: Some Borneo Comparisons, Proceedings of the 11th Biennial Conference of the Borneo Research Council, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, 25-27 June 2012.

Culture and Identity: Some Borneo Comparisons, Institute of Asian Studies, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Working Paper Series No 1, 2012 (revised version of BRC proceedings).

Borneo and Beyond: Borneo Studies, Anthropology and the Social Sciences, Institute of Asian Studies, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Working Paper Series No 3,  2013.

UNESCO in Southeast Asia: World Heritage Sites in Comparative Perspectives, Institute of Asian Studies, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Working Paper Series No 4, 2013.

Convergence and Divergence in Tourism Development: Issues of State and Region in Malaysian Borneo, Brunei Darussalam and Indonesian Kalimantan, Institute of Asian Studies, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Working paper Series, No 24, 2016.

 

 

 

Edited and Co-edited Volumes

Essays on Borneo Societies, (with an editorial introduction, pp. 1-36), Hull Monographs on South-East Asia, No. 7 Oxford University Press, 1978;  reprint World Within: the Ethnic Groups of Borneo,  S. Abdul Majeed, Kuala Lumpur, 1994 (with a new Preface, pp. vii-x).

(general editor) Occasional Papers Series, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1979-1999  (33 numbers).

Ethnicity in South-East Asia, Special Focus on Ethnicity, Southeast Asian Journal of Social Science, Vol. 10, No. 1, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, 1982 133 (editorial introduction 'South-East Asia and the Concept of Ethnicity', pp. 1-6 (with WD Wilder).

(consulting editor) Language Atlas of the Pacific Area,  general editors Stephen A Wurm and Shiro Hattori, Pacific Linguistics Series C, No. 67, Canberra, 1983 ('Maps of Insular South-East Asia', Numbers 38-45).

Britain and South-East Asia, special issue, Occasional Paper No. 13, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1986 (with DK Bassett).

(general editor) Bibliography and Literature Series, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull (1986-1995, 13 numbers).

HF Tillema, A Journey among the Peoples of Central Borneo in Word and Picture, Oxford University Press, Singapore. 1989 (edited and with an editorial introduction, pp. 1-27), paperback edition, 1990.

Research on South-East Asian Studies in the United Kingdom:  a Survey, ASEASUK, University of Hull, 1989 (including 'Introductory Remarks' and 'Social Anthropology and Sociology', pp. i-iv, 17-26) (prepared for the British Academy Committee for South-East Asian Studies).

South-East Asia Uncovered, SEATAG, Department of Trade and Industry, London, 1989 (and 'Culture and Business in South-East Asia', pp. 29-35).

(senior co-editor) The Encyclopaedia of Iban Studies, general editors  Vinson and Joanne Sutlive (entries co-authored or sole-authored; Volume I, 'Agricultural Schemes'(pp. 14-17), 'Batang Ai' Resettlement Scheme'(pp. 141-143), 'Brassware' (pp. 266-267), 'Sultanate of Brunei' (pp. 300-302),'Bukitan' (pp. 320-321), 'Desa'(pp. 450-451), 'P. Donatus Dunselman' (pp. 466-467), 'Dutch' (pp. 468-470), 'Embaloh River' (486-487); Volume 2,  'Seberuang', Alfred Cort Haddon (pp. 675-676), 'Jewelry' (pp. 835-836), 'Kantu'' (pp. 863-864), 'Kapuas River' (pp. 870-871), 'Kapuas Sultanates' (pp. 871-872), 'Ketungau River' (pp. 902-903),'Lanjak River' (p. 950), 'Edmund R. Leach', (pp. 958-960), 'Leboyan River' (pp. 963-964), 'Maloh, Memaloh' (pp. 1030-1031); Volume 3, 'Palin River' (pp. 1332-1333), 'Pontianak' (p. 1476),  'Henry Ling Roth' (pp. 1604-1606), 'Seberuang' (pp. 1681-1682), 'Sintang' (pp. 1740-1741),  4 volumes,  Kuching, The Tun Jugah Foundation ,  in cooperation with The Borneo Research Council, Inc. 2001.

The Military in Politics: Southeast Asian Experiences, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, special issue, 1990 (with an editorial introduction, pp. 1-5) (with Wolfgang S. Heinz and Werner Pfennig).

(translator and editor) Special Supplement on Contributions to Borneo Studies in the German Language, by Jan B Avé, ASEASUK News, 1990.

Margins and Minorities: The Peripheral Areas and Peoples of Malaysia, Hull University Press, 1990, with an editorial introduction, 'The Peripheral Areas of Malaysia:  Development Problems, Planning and Prospects' (pp. 1-23) (with MJG Parnwell).

Issues in Rural Development in Malaysia, University of Hull/Universiti Pertanian Malaysia [Malaysian Agricultural University], 1991; published in English, Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kuala Lumpur, 1992  (with an editorial introduction, 'Rural Development in Malaysia:  Trends and Issues', pp. 1-22), and in Malay as Isu-isu Pembangunan Luar Bandar di Malaysia (with Nazaruddin Mohd. Jali).

The Rejang of Southern Sumatra, Special Issue, Occasional Paper No. 19, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1992.

(general editor) Special Issues, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull (1992-2003, 14 publications).

(editor and compiler) Register of Current United Kingdom Research on Maritime South-East Asia:  Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Brunei Darussalam, University of Hull, ASEASUK/British Academy, for the British Academy Committee for South-East Asian Studies, 1992.

(editor and compiler) The Best of Borneo Travel (with an editorial introduction, pp. xiii-xviii), Singapore, Oxford University Press, 1992. (second edition, 1994, third edition 1995, fourth edition, 2001).

Tourism in South-East Asia, London, Routledge, 1993 (editorial introduction, pp. 1-31) (with M.Hitchcock and MJG.Parnwell).

Tourism in Borneo:  Issues and Perspectives (editorial introduction ‘Tourism in Borneo: General Issues’, pp. 1-7), Williamsburg, Virginia, Proceedings of the Borneo Research Council, No 4, 1994 (papers from the Second Biennial International Conference,  Borneo Research Council, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia, July, 1992 Hull: Brynmor Jones Library), .

Explorers of South-East Asia, Six Lives, Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press (Introduction,'European Expansion and Exploration in South East Asia', pp. vii-xx), 1995.

(general editor with forewords) Anthologies of South-East Asia, Oxford in Asia Paperbacks, Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 5 volumes, 1995-1999.

Environmental Challenges in South-East Asia (Introduction, ‘Human-Environment Interactions in South-East Asia: Past and Present’, pp. 1-25), Copenhagen, NIAS and London, Curzon Press, 1998.

From Buckfast to Borneo: Essays Presented to Father Robert Nicholl on the 85th Anniversary of his Birth 27 March 1995, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, special issue (with a Preface, pp. xv-xxi) , also published by  The Sarawak Literary Society, Kuala Lumpur, Ampang Press, 1995 (with AVM Horton).

A Checklist of Materials on the Iban of Borneo, and A Bibliography of Works on the Iban of Borneo, with an ‘Introduction’ by V.T. King (pp. 2379-2385), general editors Vinson  and Joanne Sutlive,  The Encyclopaedia of Iban Studies, Volume 4 , Kuching,  The Tun Jugah Foundation, in cooperation with the Borneo Research Council Inc., 2001, pp. 2373-2602 (with Janet Rata Noel, Jayum  A. Jawan, Vinson  and Joanne Sutlive, Phillip L. Thomas)

Images of Malay Indonesian Identity   (with an editorial introduction 'Malay-Indonesian Identities', pp. 1-17), Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 1997 (with Michael Hitchcock)

Moving Pictures. More Borneo Travel, (with an editorial introduction, pp.ix-xvi) Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 1999.

Rural Development and Social Science Research. Case Studies from Borneo (with an editorial introduction, 'The Theory and Practice of Development', pp. 1-33), Proceedings of the Borneo Research Council no 6, Phillips, Maine, 1999; papers from panel ‘Rural Development’, the Fourth Biennial International Conference, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam, 10-15 June, 1996.

Register of South-East Asianists in the United Kingdom (with an introduction by V. T. King, pp. i-xxiii). University of Hull,  Association of South-East Asian Studies in the United Kingdom, prepared for a British Academy review of sponsored Institutes and Societies, 2001 (compiler, with Pauline Khng).

Tourism and Heritage in South-East Asia, (introduction 'Discourses with the Past: Tourism and Heritage in Southeast Asia', pp. 3-15,  and 'Concluding Remarks', pp. 161-164), Vol. 31,  2003  (with Michael Hitchcock).

 (editorial advisory board member) Southeast Asia. A Historical Encyclopedia from Angkor Wat to East Timor,  edited by Ooi Keat Gin, Santa Barbara, California:  ABC-Clio Publishers, 2004, 3 volumes; including entries on 'Agricultural Involution' (p. 129), 'Bandjarmasin (Banjarmasin)' P.211-212), Brunei Ethnic Minorities' (p.272-273), 'Brunei Malay' (p.273-274), 'Dayaks' (p.403-404), 'East Malaysian Ethnic Minorities' (p. 449-452), 'Ethnolinguistic Groups of Southeast Asia' (p.492-498), 'Imagined Community' (p. 633-634), 'Jungle/Forest Products' (p. 700-701), 'Kutai (Koetai)' (p. 752-753), 'Loosely-structured Societies' (p. 792-793), 'Peasant Uprisings  and Protest Movements in Southeast Asia'(p. 1039-1043), 'Plural Society' (p.1094-1095), 'Rejangs' (p.1132-1134), 'Sambas and Pontianak Sultanates'(p.1170-1171), 'Southeast Asia'(p.1232), 'Torajas' (p.1339-1340), 'Travelers and Sojourners, European' (p. 1350-1352).

 (editorial advisor) Peoples, Nations and Cultures. An A-Z of the Peoples of the World, Past and Present, General editor, John M. Mackenzie, London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, sections on East and Southeast Asia  and Oceania, 2005.

Tourism in Southeast Asia: Challenges and New Directions (plus 'Introduction: Tourism in South-East Asia Revisited',pp. 1-42, and 'Conclusion: Current Issues in Southeast Asian Tourism’, pp. 309-313), NIAS Press, Copenhagen,  and University of Hawai'i Press, Honolulu, 2009 (with Michael Hitchcock and Michael  Parnwell).

Heritage Tourism in Southeast Asia (plus an editorial introduction ‘Heritage Tourism in Southeast Asia’, pp. 1-27, and conclusion ‘Heritage Futures’, pp. 264-273), NIAS Press and University of Hawai'i Press (with Michael Hitchcock and Michael Parnwell).

ASEASUK News, Newsletter of the Association of South-East Asian Studies in the United Kingdom, SEAS, Hull, 1987-2003, and SEAS, SOAS, 2003 continuing (with Jan Wisseman Christie, 1987-1993, and with Pauline Khng, 1993 continuing).

The Historical Construction of Southeast Asian Studies: Korea and Beyond (with an editorial introduction ‘The Construction of Southeast Asian Studies and the Emergence of a Region’, pp.1-42), ISEAS Publishing, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore (with Park Seung Woo), 2013.

Kalimantan Tempo Doeloe, Indonesian translation of The Best of Borneo Travel, translated by Ratih Widyaningrum, with a new ‘Preface’, Pengantar Penulis Edisi Bahasa Indonesia, Depok: Kelompok Komunitas Bambu, 2013.

UNESCO in Southeast Asia: World Heritage Sites in Comparative Perspective, Copenhagen: NIAS Press, 2016.

Borneo Studies in History, Culture and Society , Singapore: Springer, 2016 (with Zawawi Ibrahim and Noor Hasharina Hassan)

Tourism in East and Southeast Asia: Critical Concepts in Asian Studies, 4 volume Reader, London: Routledge, forthcoming, 2016 (with David Harrison and Jeremy S. Eades)

Southeast Asian Studies: Critical Thinkers, 4 volume Reader, London: Routledge (with Ooi Keat Gin), in preparation.

Rethinking Asian Tourism: Culture, Encounters and Local Response, Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing (with Ploysri Porananond), 2014.

Tourism and Monarchy in Southeast Asia, Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing (with Ploysri Porananond), (and chapter entitled, ‘Brunei Darussalam: a Kingdom of Unexpected Treasures’) in press, 2016’.

Sustainability of Cultural and Natural Heritage, special issue of Sustainability, Switzerland, MDPI Open Access, issues 7(2), 7(6), 7(7), 7(8), 8(1), 8(3), 2015-2016.

Southeast Asian Studies: Area, Method and Comparison, special issue of Suvannabhumi: Multi-disciplinary Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, volume 7, No 1, 2015, with ‘Introduction’, pp. 3-7.

Current Issues in Tourism: Thailand and Beyond, special issue of International Journal of Asia Pacific Studies, Volume 11 (3), 2015, with Introduction, pp. 1-13.

Human Insecurities in Southeast Asia, Singapore: Springer (with Paul Carnegie and Zawawi Ibrahim), in press, 2016.

Tourism and Ethnodevelopment: Inclusion, Empowerment and Self-determination (with Ismar Lima de Borges), London and New York: Routledge.


Single and Co-authored Articles and Chapters in Books

'Additional Notes on the Malohs and Related Peoples of Kalimantan Barat:  the Value of Dutch Ethnography', The Sarawak Museum Journal, Vol. 20, 1972, pp. 83-105.

'Some Observations on the Samin Movement of North-Central Java. Suggestions for the Theoretical Analysis of the Dynamics of Rural Unrest', Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Vol. 129, 1973, pp. 457-481, and in Reprints of Publications by Staff Members. Second Series No. 16. Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull.

'Maloh Social Structure' in The Peoples of Central Borneo, ed. Jerome Rousseau, Sarawak Museum Journal Special Issue, Kuching, 1974, pp. 203-227.

'Stones and the Maloh of Indonesian West Borneo', Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, Vol. 48, 1975, pp. 104-119.

'Saminism, Buddhism and Folk Beliefs in Java.  A Reply to Niels Mulder', Asia Quarterly, Vol. 1, 1975, pp. 91-96 and 2, 1976, p. 188.

'Main Outlines of Taman Oral Tradition', The Sarawak Museum Journal, Vol. 23, 1975, pp. 149-186.

'Cursing, Special Death and Spirits in Embaloh Society', Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde,  Vol. 132, 1976, pp. 124-145.

'Conceptual and Analytical Problems in the Study of the Kindred', in The Societies of Borneo:  Explorations in the Theory of Cognatic Social Structure, ed. GN Appell, American Anthropological Association Special Publication, No. 6, Washington, 1976, pp. 121-145.

'Migration, Warfare and Culture Contact in Borneo: a Critique of Ecological Analysis', Oceania, Vol. 46, 1976, pp. 306-327.

'Some Aspects of Iban-Maloh Contact in West Kalimantan', Indonesia, No. 21, 1976, pp. 85-114.

'Transition and Maloh Birth', Folk, Vol. 18, 1976, pp. 189-204.

'The Peoples of the Middle and Upper Kapuas:  Possible Research Projects in West Kalimantan', Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 8, 1976, pp. 86-105.

'The Maloh Language:  a Vocabulary and Summary of the Literature', The Sarawak Museum Journal, Vol. 24, 1976, pp. 137-164.

'More on Maloh Designs', The Sarawak Museum Journal, Vol.24, 1976, pp. 165-172.

'Unity, Formalism and Structure: Comments on Iban Augury and Related Problems', Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Vol. 133, 1977, pp. 63-87.

'Status, Economic Determinism and Monocausality:  More on the Samin'  Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde,  Vol. 133, 1977, pp. 350-354.

'Moral Economy and Peasant Uprisings in South-East Asia', Cultures et développement, Vol. 10, 1978, pp. 123-149.

'The Maloh', in Essays on Borneo Societies, ed. Victor T. King, Hull Monographs on South-East Asia, No. 7, Oxford University Press, 1978, pp. 193-214; and reprinted in The Ethnic Groups of Borneo, pp. 250-277.

'The Mualang of Indonesian Borneo: Neglected Sources for Iban Studies', Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 10, 1978, pp. 57-73.

'Revitalization Movements in Kalimantan', Indonesia Circle (SOAS), No. 17, 1978, pp. 14-27.

'Maloh Country:  the Physical Setting and the Local Economy', The Sarawak Museum Journal, Vol. 27, 1979, pp. 29-42.

'Research on Former Nomads in West Kalimantan (Western Indonesian Borneo)', Bulletin of the International Committee on Urgent Anthropological and Ethnological Research, No. 21, 1979, pp. 89-98.

'Structural Analysis and Cognatic Societies:  Some Borneo Examples', Sociologus, Vol. 30, 1980, pp. 1-28.

'Sociology in South-East Asia:  a Personal View', Cultures et développement, Vol. 13, 1981, pp. 391-414.

'Marxist Analysis and Highland Burma: a Critical Commentary', Cultures et développement, Vol. 13, 1981, pp. 675-688.

'Ethnicity in Borneo: an Anthropological Problem', in VT King and WD Wilder, special issue of Southeast Asian Journal of Social Science, Vol. 10, 1982, pp. 23-43.

'Aspects of Sugar Manufacture in Borneo', The Brunei Museum Journal, Vol. 5, 1983, pp. 81-103.

'Maloh Canoe-making', Museum Ethnographers Group Newsletter, No. 15, 1984, pp. 1-11.

'Symbols of Social Differentiation in Borneo', Museum Ethnographers Group Newsletter, No. 18, 1985, pp. 8-20.

'Kedudukan Sosial dan Perubahan Sosial di Kalangan Suku Maloh, Kalimantan Barat', Peranan Kebudayaan Tradisional Indonesia dalam Modernisasi, ed. Michael R Dove, Yayasan Obor, Indonesia, Jakarta, 1985, pp. 241-86.

'Social Rank and Social Change among the Maloh of West Kalimantan' in The Real and Imagined Roles of Culture in Development.  Case Studies from Indonesia, ed. Michael R. Dove, University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, 1988, pp.219-53, paperback 1990 (English translation of 1985 publication).

'Symbols of Social Differentiation: a Comparative Investigation of Signs, the Signified and Symbolic Meanings in Borneo', Anthropos,  Vol. 80, 1985, pp. 125-152.

'Symbolism and Material Culture:  Some Footnotes for Penny van Esterik', Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, 141, 1985, pp. 142-147.

'Land Settlement Schemes and the Alleviation of Rural Poverty in Sarawak, East Malaysia:  a Critical Commentary', in Wealth and Poverty in Contemporary Southeast Asia,  ed. WD Wilder, special focus issue, Southeast Asian Journal of Social Science, Vol. 14, 1986, pp. 71-99.

'Anthropology and Rural Development in Sarawak', The Sarawak Museum Journal, Vol. 36, 1986, pp. 13-42.

'An Anthropology of Development? Anthropologists in and out of the Real World', Southeast Asian Journal of Social Science, Vol. 14, 1986, pp. 118-130.

'South-East Asia.  Essays in the Political Economy of Structural Change' (review article), Journal of Contemporary Asia, Vol. 16, 1986, pp. 520-33.

'Land Development in Sarawak, Malaysia:  a Case Study', Land Reform, Land Settlement and Cooperatives (FAO, Rome), No. 1/2, 1986, pp. 53-60 (also published as 'Aprovechamiento de tierras en Sarawak, Malaysia: Estudio Monografico', Reforma Agraria, Colonizacion y Cooperativas, No. 1/2, 1986, pp. 63-72; and 'Monographie sur la Mise en Valeur des Terres au Sarawak, Malaisie', Reforme Agrare, Colonisation et Cooperatives Agricoles, No. 1/2, 1986, pp. 67-77).

'Models and Realities:  Malaysian National Planning and East Malaysian Development Problems', Modern Asian Studies, vol. 22, 1988, pp. 263-98.

'Das Sultanat Brunei', and 'Jagd und Fischfang', in Borneo Mensch und Kultur seit ihrer steinzeit,, ed. Heinrich Harrer, Penguin Books, Innsbruck, Austria, 1988, pp.73-81, 101-108.

'What's in a Name?  Ethnicity and the Problems it Poses for Anthropologists', Sarawak Cultural Heritage Symposium, The Sarawak Museum Journal, Special Issue No. 4, Vol. 40, 1989, pp. 234-245.

'Why is Sarawak Peripheral?' in Margins and Minorities: The Peripheral Areas and Peoples of Malaysia, ed. VT King and MJG Parnwell, Hull,  Hull University Press, 1990, pp. 110-129.

'Land Settlement Schemes in Sarawak, Malaysia:  a Mistaken Strategy?' in Margins and Minorities: The Peripheral Areas and Peoples of Malaysia, ed. VT King and MJG Parnwell, Hull,  Hull University Press, 1990, pp. 163-183.

'Cognation and Rank in Borneo', in Cognation and Social Organisation in Southeast Asia, ed. Frans Husken and Jeremy Kemp, Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land-en Volkenkunde, KITLV Press, Leiden, 1991, pp. 15-31.

'In Situ Land Development in Sarawak', in Issues in Rural Development in Malaysia, ed. Victor T. King and Nazaruddin Mohd. Jali, Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kuala Lumpur, 1992, pp. 82-93.

'Resettlement in Sarawak', in Issues in Rural Development in Malaysia, ed. Victor T. King and Nazaruddin Mohd. Jali, Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kuala Lumpur, 1992, pp. 145-170 (with Jayum Jawan).

'Sociological Research and Development' in Issues in Rural Development in Malaysia, ed. Victor T. King and Nazaruddin Mohd. Jali, Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kuala Lumpur, 1992, pp. 250-262.

trans. JB Avé, 'Indonesia, Insulinde and Nusantara: Dotting the i's and Crossing the t', Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Vol. 145, 1989, pp. 220-234.

'Introduction' to Carl Lumholtz, Through Central Borneo, Singapore, Oxford University Press, reprint, 1991, pp. v-xviii.

'Collectionneurs et Objets', in Antonio Guerreiro and Pascal Couderc, eds., Bornéo Des "Chasseurs de Têtes" aux Ecologistes, Paris, Autrement, 1991, pp. 104-117.

'Brassware and Sarawak Cultures', 'Silverware and Sarawak Cultures', in Sarawak Cultural Legacy.  A Living Tradition, ed. Lucas Chin and Valerie Mashman, Kuching, Society Atelier Sarawak, 1991, pp. 155-164, 165-175.

'Tourism and Culture in Malaysia' in Hitchcock, Tourism in South-East Asia, ed. Michael Hitchcock, Victor t. King and Michael J.G. Parnwell, London, Routledge, 1993, pp. 99-116.

'Tourism and Culture in Malaysia', Southeast Asian Journal of Social Science, vol. 20, 1993, pp. 1-17.

'What is Brunei Society?  Reflections on a conceptual and ethnographic issue', Southeast Asia Research, vol. 2, 1994, pp. 176-198.

'Tourism and Culture in Malaysia, with reference to Borneo', in Tourism in Borneo:  Issues and Perspectivs,, ed. Victor T. King, Williamsburg, Virginia, Proceedings of the Borneo Research Council, No 4, 1994, pp. 29-43.

'Robert Burns of Borneo', Annual Burns Chronicle, 3 New Series 1994, pp. 75-83.

'Business and Culture in South-East Asia: its Relevance for Britain', Journal of Far Eastern Business, 1994, 1, pp. 56-79 (with M. Parnwell)

'The Sociology of South-East Asia:  A Critical Review of Some Concepts and Issues' (State of the Art Reviews), Bijdragen tot de Taal- Land- en  Volkenkunde,  vol. 150, 1994, pp. 171-206.

 'The Degradation of Rainforests in Sarawak, East Malaysia, and its Implications for Future Management Policies', Geoforum, 1994, 25, pp.351-369 (with DM Taylor, D Hortin, MJG Parnwell and TK Marsden).

'Robert Burns: Explorer of North-west Borneo' in Explorers of South-East Asia, Six Lives, ed Victor T. King, Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 1995, pp. 158-193 (with Naimah Talib).  

'Politik Pembangunan':  the Political Economy of Rainforest Exploitation and Development in Sarawak, East Malaysia', in R. Bryant, J. Rigg and P. Stott, eds.  Political Ecology of South East Asian Forests: Transdisciplinary Discourses, special issue of Global Ecology and Biogeograpy Letters, Southeast Asia Special Issue 1995, 3, pp. 235-244.

'Indigenous Peoples and Land Rights in Sarawak, Malaysia:  To be or not to be a Bumiputra', in Indigenous Peoples of Asia, ed. RH Barnes, A Gray, B Kingsbury, Ann Arbor, Association for Asian Studies in the United States, 1995, pp. 289-305, 434-435, 478-480.

'Tropical Rainforests and Indigenous Peoples: Symbiosis and Exploitation,' in The Sarawak Museum Journal, vol. 48, 1995, pp. 1-25.

'Ethnographic Collections in the Brunei Museum", in King, V.T. and A.V.M. Horton (eds), From Buckfast to Borneo Essays Presented to Father Robert Nicholl on the 85th Anniversary of his Birth 27th March 1995, Centre for South East Asian Studies Special Issue, University of Hull,; and Sarawak Literary Society, Kuching, 1995, pp. 326-334 (with Bantong Antaran).

'Sociology' in Mohammed Halib and Tim Huxley (eds), An Introduction to Southeast Asian Studies, 1996, London, Tauris Academic Studies, pp.148-188.

'Reflections on the Nature of Brunei Society' Janang Warta Akademi Pengajian Brunei, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Vol. 6, 1996, pp. 145-61.

'The Ibans of Sarawak, Malaysia: Ethnicity, Marginalization and Development.' in Denis  Dwyer and David Drakakis-Smith eds., Ethnicity and Development : Geographical Perspectives, 1996, London, John Wiley, pp. 195-214 (with Jayum Jawan).

'Environmental Change in Malaysian Borneo: Fire, Drought and Rain, M Parnwell and R Bryant (eds) Environmental Change in South-East Asia: People, Politics, and Sustainable Development, 1996, London, Routledge, pp. 165-189.

'The Ibans of Sarawak:  the Nature of their Peripherality and its Political and Economic Consequences', in Tan Chee Beng  ed. Sociocultural Change, Development and Indigenous Peoples, special issue of Contributions to Southeast Asian Ethnography, vol 11, 1997, pp. 33-59.(with Jayum Jawan)

'Environmental Changes and Population Movements.  The Iban of Sarawak',  in King, VT (ed) Environmental Challenges in South-East Asia,  Copenhagen, NIAS and London, Curzon, 1998, pp. 137-168. (with M Parnwell)

'Socio-economic Responses to Change among Iban Communities in the Bintulu Region of Sarawak, Malaysia', Sarawak Development Journal, Vol.1, 1998, pp. 1-27 (with D.M. Taylor and M.J.G. Parnwell).

'Environmental Change, Local Responses and the Notion of 'Development' in Sarawak', in V.T.King (ed.), Rural Development and Social Science Research. Case Studies from Borneo, Proceedings of the Borneo Research Council, Phillips, Maine, 1999, pp. 159-191 (with M. Parnwell).

'A Question of Identity.  Names, Societies and Ethnic Groups in Interior Kalimantan and Brunei Darussalam',  Sojourn,  Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia,  Vol. 16, 2001, pp. 1-37.

'South-East Asia: a Field of Anthropological Study?',  Moussons. Recherce en Sciences Humaines sur l'Asie du Sud-Est, 2002., Vol. 3, pp. 1-31.

'Foreword' in AVM Horton (ed.) IHN Evans, Bornean Diaries, 1938-42,  Phillips, Maine,  Borneo Research Council Monograph Series,  Vol. 6, 2002, pp. vii-xxiii.

'Heritage and Development in a Malaysian City: George Town under Threat?'  in  Tourism and Heritage in Southeast Asia, special issue of Indonesia and the Malay World,  Michael Hitchcock and Victor T. King  (eds.), Vol. 31, 2003,pp. 44-57.(with Gwynn Jenkins)

'Anthropology, Development and Borneo: a Problematic Relationship? Borneo Research Council, Proceedings of the Seventh Biennial International Conference, Phillips,Maine, USA.

'Regional Development Programmes and the Life-dynamics of Tomohonese Women', Sojourn. Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia, Vol.19, 2004, pp. 254-287 (with Ye-Kyoum Kim).

'”Reflexive” Reactions of Eastern Indonesian Women to the Economic Crisis: a Case-study of Tomohon, Minahasa, North Sulawesi', Indonesia and the Malay World, Vol. 33, 2005, pp. 307-325 (with Ye-Kyoum Kim)

'Southeast Asia: Personal Reflections on a Region', in Cynthia Chou and Vincent Houben, eds,  Southeast Asian Studies: Debates and New Directions, Singapore, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Leiden, International institute of Asian Studies,  2006, pp. 23-44.

'Youth Organisations' Participation in the Nation Building of Malaysia', International Society for Third Sector Research, Conference Working Papers, Volume V, Bangkok Conference, 2006  (with Janice Lay Hui Nga).

'Professional Middle Class Youth in Post-reform Vietnam: Identity, Continuity and Change', Modern Asian Studies, Vol. 42, 2008, pp. 783-813 (with Phuong An Nguyen and Nguyen Huu Minh).

'The Middle Class in Southeast Asia: Diversities, Identities, Comparisons and the Vietnamese Case', International Journal of Asia-Pacific Studies, Vol. 4, 2008, pp. 73-109.

'Tourism in Asia: A Review of the Achievements and Challenges', Sojourn: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia, Vol. 23, 2008, pp. 104-136.

'Anthropology and Tourism in Southeast Asia: Comparative Studies, Cultural Differentiation and Agency', in Tourism in Southeast Asia: Challenges and New Directions, ed. Michael Hitchcock, Victor T. King and Michael Parnwell, NIAS Press, Copenhagen, and University of Hawai'i Press, Honolulu, 2009, pp. 43-68.

'Borneo Studies: Perspectives from a Jobbing Social Scientist, Akademika, vol. 77, 2009, pp. 15-40.

‘The Internet is the Cause of the Malaysian “Political Tsunami”? Proceedings of the 6th ISTR Asian and Pacific Regional Conference, 1-4 November, 2009, Taipei (with Janice Lay Hui Nga and Michael Parnwell).

‘Memperkasa Jati diri Generasi Net Menerusi Peranan Generasi Net’, Malaysian Journal of Youth Studies, Vol. 3, 2010, pp. 147-170.

'Knowledge from the Margins of Malaysia: Globalisation and Research on the Ground' in Zawawi Ibrahim, ed, Social Science Knowledge in a Globalising World, 2012, Kajang: Malaysian Social Science Association and Petaling Jaya: Strategic Information and Research Development Centre, pp. 117-164.

Editorial: ‘Culture, Heritage and Tourism in Southeast Asia’, Pertanika Journal of Social Science and Humanities, vol. 20, 2012, pp. 1-12.

 ‘World Heritage Sites and Domestic Tourism in Thailand: Social Change and Management Implications’, South East Asia Research, vol. 19, 2011, pp. 381-420 (with Michael Parnwell).

 ‘British Perspectives on Southeast Asia and Continental European Comparisons: the Making of a Region’ in Park Seung Woo and Victor T. King (eds), The Historical Construction of Southeast Asian Studies: Korea and Beyond, 2013, Singapore: ISEAS Publishing, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, pp. 265-323.

‘Scholarly Viewpoints’ on area studies, International Journal of Asia-Pacific Studies (USM Penang), vol.9, 2013, pp. 167-180.

‘Southeast Asian Studies: the Conundrum of Area and Method’ Mikko Huotari, Jürgen Rüland and Judith Schlehe (eds), Methodology and Research Practice in Southeast Asian Studies, Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014, pp. 44-64.

 ‘Derek Freeman and the Iban Kindred: a Pertinent Correspondence’, Ngingit (Tun Jugah Foundation , Kuching), Issue 4, 2013, pp. 11-49

‘Introduction: Rethinking Asian Tourism’ (with Ploysri Porananond) in Ploysri Porananond and Victor T. King (eds), Rethinking Asian Tourism: Culture, Encounters and Local Response, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014, pp. 1-21.

‘UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Southeast Asia: Problems and Prospects’ (with Michael J. Hitchcock),  in Ploysri Porananond and Victor T. King (eds), Rethinking Asian Tourism: Culture, Encounters and Local Response, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014, pp.24-70.

‘Mobilities and Encounters: Conceptual Issues in Tourism Studies in Southeast Asia’, Sojourn: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia, Vol. 30, 2015, pp. 497-527.

 ‘World  Heritage in Southeast Asia: Issues, Prospects and Problems’, in  Victor T. King (ed.), UNESCO in Southeast Asia: World Heritage Sites in Comparative Perspective, Copenhagen: NIAS Press, 2016, pp.1-34.

 ‘Melaka as a World Heritage Site: Melaka as Malaysia?’ in Victor T. King (ed.), UNESCO in Southeast Asia: World Heritage Sites in Comparative Perspective, Copenhagen: NIAS Press, 2016, pp. 140-168.

‘Introductory Remarks’ [with Zawawi Ibrahim and Noor Hasharina Hassan], in Victor T. King, Zawawi Ibrahim and Noor Hasharina Hassan (eds),  Borneo Studies in History, Society and Culture , Singapore: Springer, 2017, pp. 1-12.

‘Some Preliminary Thoughts on Early Anthropology in Borneo’, Borneo Studies in History, Society and Culture , Singapore: Springer, 2017 (with Zawawi Ibrahim and Noor Hasharina Hassan), pp. 15-34.

‘Borneo and Beyond: Reflections on Borneo Studies, Anthropology and the Social Science’, Borneo Studies in History, Society and Culture , Singapore: Springer, 2017  (with Zawawi Ibrahim and Noor Hasharina Hassan), pp. 79-124. 

 ‘Identities in Borneo: Constructions and Transformations’, Borneo Studies in History, Society and Culture , Singapore: Springer, 2017 (with Zawawi Ibrahim and Noor Hasharina Hassan), pp. 177-208. 

 ‘Borneo Studies: Perspectives from a Jobbing Social Scientist’, Borneo Studies in History, Society and Culture , Singapore: Springer, 2017  (with Zawawi Ibrahim and Noor Hasharina Hassan), pp. 511-532.

‘Current issues in Tourism: Thailand and Beyond, International Journal of Asia Pacific Studies, special issue, Vol.11 (3), 2015, pp. 1-13.

Substantive and Conceptual Issues in Tourism Research: a Personal Engagement with Southeast Asia’, International Journal of Asia Pacific Studies, special issue, Vol. 11 (3), 2015, pp.15-51.

‘Introduction: Southeast Asian Studies: Area, Method and Comparison’, Suvannabhumi: Multi-disciplinary Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, Special Review on Southeast Asian Studies, Vol. 7, 2015, pp. 7-11.

‘Southeast Asia and Southeast Asian Studies: Issues in Multidisciplinary Studies and Methodology’, Suvannabhumi: Multi-disciplinary Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, Special Review on Southeast Asian Studies, Vol. 7, 2015, pp. 13-57.

‘The Global Permutations of the Western Publication Regime’, Current Issues in Tourism Research, 2017, in press.

‘Introduction: Tourism and Monarchy in Southeast Asia from Symbolism to Commoditization’, (with Ploysri Porananond), in Ploysri Porananond and Victor T. King (eds), Tourism and Monarchy in Southeast Asia, Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2016, pp. 1-19.

‘Brunei Darussalam: ‘A Kingdom of Unexpected Treasures’,  in Ploysri Porananond and Victor T. King (eds), Tourism and Monarchy in Southeast Asia, Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2016, pp. 20-38.

‘Review Article: Conceptualising Culture, Identity and Region: Recent Reflections on Southeast Asia’, Pertanika: Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, vol. 24, 2016, pp 25-42.

‘Identity, Material Culture and Tourism: Of Ritual Cloths and Totem Poles, under review for South East Asia Research, ‘online, DOI: 10.1177/0967828X16654259, June 2016, pp. 1-16.

‘Claiming Authority: Derek Freeman, his Legacy and Interpretations of the Iban of Borneo’, Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, ‘2017.

‘Revisiting and Reconstructing Southeast Asian Characteristics’, Suvannabhumi: Multi-disciplinary Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, Vol. 8, 2016, pp. 7-13.


‘Southeast Asian Studies: Insiders and Outsiders, or is Culture and identity the Way Forward?’, Suvannabhumi: Multi-disciplinary Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, Vol. 8, 2016, pp. 17-53.


‘Tourism Development in Borneo: Comparative Excursions Twenty Years On’, Asian Journal of Tourism Research, Vol. 1 (3), 2016, in press.


‘Engagements with Sarawak: Autobiographical Reminiscences of Research on a Malaysian Borneo State’, in Beyond Romance: Reflections on Research in Sarawak, eds.  Hew Cheng Sim and Kelvin Egay,  Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, Gerak Budaya, under review.


‘Tourism, Identity and Recent Innovations: Case-studies in Tourism Research’, Asian Journal of Tourism Research, Vol. 1 (2)  2016, pp. 1-15.

‘Introduction’ and ‘Conclusion’ (with Paul Carnegie and Zawawi Ibrahim), in Paul Carnegie, Victor T. King and Zawawi Ibrahim (eds), Human Insecurities in Southeast Asia, Singapore: Springer, 2016, pp. 1-5, and 193-195.

‘Of Risk, Uncertainty, Safety and Trust: Re-locating Human Insecurities’, in Paul Carnegie, Victor T. King and Zawawi Ibrahim (eds), Human Insecurities in Southeast Asia, Singapore: Springer, 2016, pp. 7-19.

‘Development Studies: the Deep Past, the Complex Present, and the Problematical Future’, Rethinking Development Studies in Southeast Asia: State of Knowledge and Challenges, Regional Center for Social Science and Sustainable Development (RCSD), Faculty of Social Sciences, Chiang Mai University Press, 2016, pp. 6-15. 

‘Ethnicity and Tourism in Southeast Asia: Culture on the Move’, Asian Journal of Tourism Research, Vol. 1(1), pp. 1-29.

 

 

Short Articles, Research Notes, Orations, Dictionary Entries, Forewords, Guides and Journalism

'Embalohs and Iban in Kalimantan', Sarawak Gazette, Vol. 99, 1973, pp. 36-7.

'Kantus of the Kapuas River', Sarawak Gazette, Vol. 99, 1973, pp. 254-257.

'Some Suggestions for Future Research in West Kalimantan', Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 6, 1974, pp. 31-38.

'Notes on Punan and Bukat in West Kalimantan', Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 6, 1974, pp. 39-42.

'A Maloh Myth, Augury and Cultural Comparisons', The Sarawak Museum Journal, Vol. 23, 1975, pp. 139-148.

'A Note on Bukitan in West Kalimantan', Sarawak Gazette, Vol. 101, 1975, pp. 2-3.

'Further Problems in Bornean Land Tenure Systems', Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 7, 1975, pp. 12-16.

'Towards an Ethnic Classification of Bornean Peoples', Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 7, 1975, pp. 28-29.

'Bukitan in Enthoven:   a Further Note', Sarawak Gazette, Vol. 101, 1975, pp. 94-95.

'Maloh Silversmiths', Sarawak Gazette, Vol. 101, 1975, pp. 114-115.

'Ethnographic Data on the Iban of the Embaloh Region, West Kalimantan', Sarawak Gazette, Vol. 101, 1975, pp. 300-3-3.

Contributions to the encyclopaedia Family of Man  (1975-76):  'Dayak', pp. 648-652; 'Dusun', pp. 738-741;  'Iban', pp. 1241-1245;  'Kenyah', pp. 1558-1560;  'Maloh', pp. 1797-1799;  'Punan', pp. 2252-2254;  Marshall Cavendish, London.

'Jensen's "The Iban and their Religion:  a Review"', Cultures et développement, Vol. 8, 1976, pp. 372-377 and reprinted in Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 8, 1976, pp. 44-50.

'Essays on Southeast Asia' (Reviews of Hans-Dieter Evers (ed), Modernization in Southeast Asia;  Robert J Smith (ed), Social Organization and the Applications of Anthropology;   G William Skinner and A Thomas Kirsch (eds),  Change and Persistence in Thai Society;  David R Sturtevant, 'Popular Uprisings in the Philippines, 1840-1940',  Modern Asian Studies, Vol. 12, 1978, pp. 157-172.

(ed) 'The Rejang of Southwest Sumatra' by MA Jaspan, Indonesia Circle, No. 24, 1981, pp. 3-14.

'Imaginary Kachins', Man, Vol. 18, 1983, pp. 405-406.

'The Borneo Collection of the Southeast Asian Cultural Research Programme, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 16, 1984, pp. 95-8 (reprinted in Museum Ethnographers Group Newsletter, No. 18, 1985, pp. 53-6).

Contributions to Southeast Asian Cultural Heritage. Images of Traditional Communities, compiled by Ong Choo Suat, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, 1986, 6pp.

'The Tillema Collection in Leiden', Indonesia Circle, No. 43, 1987, pp. 3-13.

'Hendrik Tillema and Borneo', Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 19, 1987, pp. 3-15.

'The Costs of Development in Sarawak', Borneo Research Bulletin, vol.20, 1988, pp. 15-28.

'Indonesia and Malaysia.  Business Manners', London Commerce, Vol. 1, 17, 1989, p. 9.

'Central Borneo:  Making Sense of It' (Review), Current Anthropology, 31, 1990, pp. 585-586.

'Borneo Studies at the Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull', Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 22, 1990, pp. 201-209.

'Hendrik Freerk Tillema' in International Dictionary of Anthropologists, general editor Christopher Winter, New York, Garland, 1991, pp. 699-700.

'Malaysia', in Children's Britannica, London, Encyclopaedia Britannica International, 1992, pp. 150-153.

'Foreword' in D.K. Bassett, The British in South-East Asia during the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries, Occasional Paper No. 18, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1990, pp. ii-iv.

'Tourism and Culture', Borneo Mail, 29 July, 1992, pp. 4-5.

'Foreword in Jayum Jawan, The Ethnic Factor in Modern Politics:  The Case of Sarawak, East Malaysia, Occasional Paper No. 20, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1991, p i.

'Oration on behalf of Pehin Orang Kaya Setia Pahlawan Dato Abdul Rahman Taib for the degree of  Doctor of Laws, honoris causa',  Annual Report, 1991-92, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1992, pp.21-22.

Foreword in Jayum Jawan, The Iban Factor in Sarawak Politics, Serdang, UPM Press, 1993, p. v-vi.

Foreword in Jayum Jawan, Iban Politics and Economic Development; their Patterns and Change, Bangi, UKM Press, 1994, pp. 17-18.

'Brassware.  Superbly Wrought Heirlooms', in Wendy Hutton, ed. East Malaysia and Brunei, Singapore, Periplus Editions, 1993, pp. 158-160.

Malaysian Business Culture, Overseas Trade Services, DTI, London, 1994, 15pp.

'Oration on behalf of Datuk Amar Leonard Linggi Tun Jugah for the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa', Annual Report, 1994-95, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1995, pp. 41-44.

'Hunter-gatherers',  The Human Environment, Indonesian Heritage, ed. Jonathan Rigg, Editions Didier Miller, Singapore, Archipelago Press, 1996, pp.74-75.

'Obituary, Stephen Morris,' Anthropology Today, 10 1994, pp.17-18.

'Cognatic Society,' in Dictionary of Social and Cultural Anthropology, ed. Alan Barnard and Jonathan Spencer, London, Routledge, 1996, pp. 106-8.

'Reflections of a Jobbing Social Scientist Twenty Years On,' Sarawak Gazette, 1994, vol. 121, 1528, pp. 15-19.

'Foreword' in J.M. Gullick, Adventures and Encounters, Europeans in South-East Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 1995, pp. v-ix.

The Simple Guide to Malaysia. Customs and Etiquette, Folkestone, Global Books, 1998, reprinted in 2007 in Simple Guides, Bravo Ltd.

'Foreword' in Henry Gana Ngadi, Iban Rites of Passage and Associated Ritual Acts, Kuala Lumpur, DBDP , 1998, pp. xiii-xiv.

'Obituary, Professor Stuart Wilson (1916-1996)', Annual Report, 1995-96, Centre  for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1996, pp. 45-47.

'Foreword' in Earl of Cranbrook, Wonders of Nature  in South-East Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 1997, pp. v-ix.

'Research on Environmental Change in Borneo', Indonesian Environmental History Newsletter, 1995, No 5, pp. 5-6.

'Obituary, Henry Gana Ngadi', ASEASUK News, No. 18, 1995, pp. 22-23, and in Borneo Research Bulletin,  1996, vol. 27, pp.3-4.

'Foreword' in Roxana Waterson, The Architecture of Southeast Asia, through Travellers' Eyes,  Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 1998, pp. v-ix.

'Foreword' in Graham Saunders, Tropical Interludes. European Life and Society in Southeast Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 1997, pp. xi-xvi.

'Foreword' in Kazunori Ishima, 'An Ethnographic Study of the Iban Bilik-Family', Jurnal Azam,   Kuching, Sarawak Development Institute, Vol 1, 1997, pp. 53-55.

Entries for The Dictionary of Art, ed. Jane Turner, London, Grove, Macmillan Publishers,1996 ('Brunei' ,Vol. 5, pp.10-12; 'Brunei; other Arts' , Vol.5, p.13; 'Indonesia, Architecture, Domestic', Vol. 15, pp. 770-772, 773-775; 'Malaysia, Woodcarving, East Malaysia', and 'Non-Malay Arts', Vol. 20, pp. 181-183; 'Philippines, Sculpture', Vol. 24, pp.617-618, with P. Justiniani McReynolds; 'Other Arts', Vol. 24, p.624, with L. Hill and P.  Justiniani McReynolds; "Body Adornment', Vol.24, pp. 625-626, with S. Jay and L.Hill; ' Containers and other Vessels', Vol. 24, pp.626-627, with P. Justiniani McReynolds; 'Basketwork', Vol. 24, p.628, with L. Hill; 'Dress', Vol. 24, pp. 628-629, with L. Hill and C. Kron-Steinhardt).

'Foreword' in Jan Knappert, Myth and Folklore in South-East Asia (ed. by Graham Saunders), Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press, 1999, pp. v-xi.

'South-East Asia',  An Oriental Trilogy,  1997, pp. 3-9, and in revised form in Sailing the South China  Seas, Minerva Cruise Handbook, 1998, pp. 4-9.

'Oration on behalf of Professor Wang Gungwu for the degree of Doctor of Letters, honoris causa', Annual Report, 1997-98, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1998, pp. 33-38.

'Oration on behalf of Professor Datuk Dr Zainal bin Kling for the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa', Annual Report, 1997-98, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1998, pp. 38-42.

'Review Article:  'Spirits Captured in Stone. Shamanism and Traditional Medicine among the Taman of Borneo', by Jay H Bernstein, ASEASUK News, no.23, 1998, pp. 26-33.

'Who are the Maloh? Reflections on Cultural Diversity and Cultural Change in the Interior of Indonesian Borneo', Borneo Research Bulletin, Vol. 32, 2002, pp. 112-125.

'Oration on behalf of Professor Tan Sri Dr Syed Jalaludin bin Syed Salim for the degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa', Annual Report, 1998-99, Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1999, pp.  34-38.

'Oration on behalf of  Professor Lim Pin for the degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa', Annual Report, 1998-99', Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull, 1999, pp. 30-33.

'South-East Asia: Introduction', Visions of Vietnam, Cruise Handbook, Swan Hellenic, 2000, pp. 6-7; and The Spirit of South East  Asia, Swan Hellenic Cruise Book, 2001, pp. 16-17; The Natural World of the Eastern Seas, 2002, pp. 6-8.

'The Training of Scientists  and Engineers in  the 21st Century: a Social Science Perspective', Platform,   Journal   of   Universiti Teknologi Petronas, 3, Jasn-June, 2003, pp. 63-70.

'Foreword' in Vernon L. Porritt The Rise and Fall of Communism in Sarawak 1940-1990, Monash, Monash University Press, 2003, pp. vii-ix.

'Oration on behalf of Richard Marriott for the degree of Doctor of the University', Degree Ceremony, 31 January 2003, ms.

40th Anniversary Volume 1963-2003, including Annual Reports 2001-2003,  Centre for South-East Asian Studies, University of Hull,  2003.

'Notes on the Current Situation of Southeast Asian Studies in the United Kingdom', ASEASUK News, No 37, 2005, pp.18-26..

'People and Nature in Borneo. Review Essay (Reviews of Tim Bending, Rajindra K. Puri and Reed L. Wadley)', Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Vol. 162, 2006, pp. 589-594.

'Malaysian-UK Educational Relations: a Personal View', Malaysia and UK. Towards a Greater Future: Commemorating 50 Years of Partnership, Kuala Lumpur: Asian Strategy and Leadsership Institute, 2007, pp. 58-62.

Culture Smart! Malaysia. A Quick Guide to Customs and Etiquette, London, Kuperard; New York, Random House,  2008; kindle edition, 2010.

Cultuur Bewust! Maleisië. Een Leidraad voor gewoonten en etiquette, Delft, Uigeverij Elmar, 2008.

'Preface' in D.K.Bassett, The English East India Company Factory in Banten in the Seventeenth Century, ed. Dianne Lewis, Penang, Universiti Sains Malaysia Press, 2010, pp vii-xi.

‘Foreword: In Search of Power in Southeast Asia’, in Liana Chua, Joanna Cook, Nicholas Long and Lee Wilson, eds., Southeast Asian Perspectives on Power, London, Routledge, 2012, pp. xi-xiii.

 ‘Jan B  (Johannes Berthus)  Avé, 1923-2011’, Borneo Research Bulletin, vol. 42, 2012, pp.40-49.

 ‘Review Essay, The Problem with Areas: Asia and Area Studies’, Bijdragen tot- de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, vol. 168 (2/3), 2012, pp. 314-324.

‘Foreword’ in Pudarno Binchin, Singing Siram Ditaan: Composition, Performance and Transmission of Epic Tales of Derato in Brunei Dusun Society, Phillips, Maine: Borneo Research Council, in press.

Borneo Studies: the State-of-the-Art and Future Directions, Borneo Research Bulletin, 43,2013, pp. 258-260.

‘Pengantar Penulis Edisi Bahasa Indonesia’, Kalimantan Tempo Doeloe, Depok: Kelompok Komunitas Bambu, 2013, pp.v-ix.

 ‘Dr Leslie Hugh Palmier (1924-2012)’ ASEASUK News, No. 53, 2013, pp. 5-7.

‘Foreword’ in Harold Malcolm Thwaites, Textile Tales of Pua Kumbu: Polysensory Intermedia Exhibition , Welyne Jeffrey Jehom and Khairul Hazrin Hashim, University of Malaya Art Gallery, 13 June-15 July 2015, Centre for Creative Content and Digital Information, 2015, pp. i-ii.

‘Foreword’ in Ooi Keat Gin, A Story of George Town, Penang, Malaysia c. 1780s to c 2000s, Kuala Lumpur: Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, in press.


‘Foreword’ in Ooi Keat Gin, ed., Brunei – History, Islam, Society and Contemporary Issues, London and New York, Routledge, 2016, pp. xvii-xviii.



Book Reviews

'Buddhism and the Spirit-Cults in North-East Thailand', by SJ Tambiah, in Modern Asian Studies, Vol. 7, 1973, pp. 123-125, (with Martin Barber).

'Protest Movements in Rural Java', by Sartono Kartodirdjo, in Modern Asian Studies, Vol. 9, 1975, pp. 171-175.

'Studies in Agrarian Social Structure', by A Beteille, in Cultures et développement, Vol. 8, 1976, pp. 177-179.

'Dialectic in Practical Religion', ed. by ER Leach in Cultures et développement, Vol. 8, 1976, pp. 345-349.

'Kedang.   A Study of the Collective Thought of an Eastern Indonesian People', by RH Barnes, in Cultures et développement, Vol. 8, 1976, pp. 369-372.

'Kings and Councillors:  an Essay in Comparative Anatomy', by AM Hocart, edited with an Introduction by Rodney Needham, in Cultures et développement, Vol. 8, 1976, pp. 735-738.

'Right and Left, Essays in Dual Symbolic Classification', ed. by Rodney Needham, in Cultures et développement,  Vol. 8, 1976, pp. 726-731.

'The City as a Centre of Change in Asia', ed. by DJ Dwyer, in Cultures et développement, Vol. 8, 1976, pp. 179-183.

'Principles of Social Structure.  Southeast Asia', by DE Brown in Cultures et développement, Vol. 9, 1977, pp. 529-531.

'Structural Anthropology in the Netherlands.  A Reader', ed. by PE de Josselin de Jong, in Cultures et développement, Vol. 10, 1978, pp.483-486.

'Production and Reproduction.  A Comparative Study of the Domestic Domain', by Jack Goody in Cultures et développement, Vol. 11, 1979, pp. 136-137.

'The Domestication of the Savage Mind', by Jack Goody in Cultures et développement, Vol. 11, 1979, pp. 302-305.

'Language and Cognition. An Analysis of the Thought and Culture of the Malays', by Tham Seong Chee in Cultures et développement,  Vol. 11, 1979, pp. 320-325.

'The Myth of the Lazy Native', by Syed Hussein Alatas in Cultures et développement, Vol. 11, 1979, pp. 675-678.

'Changing Identities in Modern Southeast Asia', ed. By David J Banks, in Cultures et développement, Vol. 11, 1979, pp. 700-702.

'The Huk Rebellion.  A Study of Peasant Revolt in the Philippines', by Benedict J Kerkvliet, in Modern Asian Studies, Vol. 14, 1980, pp.170-174.

'Western Sociologists on Indian Society;  Marx, Spencer, Weber, Durkheim and Pareto', by GR Madan in Cultures et développement,  Vol. 12, 1980, pp. 374-376.

'Mysticism and Everyday Life in Contemporary Java', by Niels Mulder, in Cultures et développement,  Vol. 12, 1980, pp. 169-170.

'Batek Negrito Religion.  The World-view and Rituals of a Hunting and Gathering People of Peninsular Malaysia', by Kirk Endicott, in Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society.  No. 1. 1981, pp. 108-109.

‘Contributions to the Ethnology of Central Northeast Borneo, by WF Schneeberger, in Indonesia Circle, No. 23 (November 1980), pp. 72-73.

'The Rational Peasant.  The Political Economy of Rural Society in Vietnam', by Samuel L Popkin, in Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 17, 1981, pp. 249-251.

'Malays and Modernization.  A Sociological Interpretation', by Tham Seong Chee, in Cultures et développement, Vol. 13, 1981, pp. 286-8.

'Minangkabau Social Formations.  Indonesian Peasants and the World Economy', by Joel S Kahn, in Cultures et développement, Vol. 13, 1981, pp. 282-286.

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'Understanding Singapore Society', edited by Ong Jin Hui, Tong Chee Kiong and Tan Ern Ser, Sojourn. Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia, Vol. 14, 1999, pp. 262-65.

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‘Singapore Studies II' edited by Chua Beng Huat, Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, Vol. 31, 2000, pp. 219-21.

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'Transforming  the Indonesian Uplands.  Marginality, Power and Production', ed by Tania Murray Li, Social Anthropology, Vol.  8, 2000, pp. 216-218.

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'An Introduction to Tourism and Anthropology' by Peter M. Burns, Social Anthropology, Vol. 11, 2003, pp. 131-132.

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'Turbulent Times and Enduring Peoples.  Mountain Minorities in the South-East Asian Massif', ed. by Jean Michaud, ASEASUK News, No. 28, 2000, pp. 24-26.

'The Memory of Trade. Modernity's Entanglements in an Eastern Indonesian Island', by Patricia Spyer,  Asian Affairs,   Vol. 32, 2001, pp. 64-65.

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'Ethnic Minorities and Nationalism in Southeast Asia', edited by Thomas Engelbert and Andreas Schneider, Contemporary Southeast Asia, Vol. 23, 2001, pp. 174-177.

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'King Siliman and Other Bidayuh Tales', compiled by Robert Sulis Ridu, Ritikos Jitab and Jonas Noeb; Suket: Penan Folk Stories, compiled by Jayl Langub; Apai Alui Becomes a Shaman and Other Iban Comic Tales', compiled by Cliffor Sather, Sojourn. Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia, Vol. 18, 2003, pp. 168-170.

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'"Never Stand Alone": a Study of Borneo Sociality', by Christine Helliwell,  Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute,  Vol. 8, 4, 2002, pp. 789-790.

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'Making Majorities.  Constituting the Nation in Japan, Korea, China, Malaysia, Fiji, Turkey, and the United States', edited by Dru  C. Gladney, Social Anthropology,  Vol. 10, 2, 2002, pp. 258-259.

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'International Migration in Southeast Asia', edited by Aris Ananta and Evi Nurvidya Arifin, ASEASUK News, No. 37, 2005, pp. 46-48.

Southeast Asian Responses to Globalization. Restructuring Governance and Deepening Democracy', edited by Francis Loh Kok Wah and Joakim Ojendal, ASEASUK News, No. 38, 2005, pp. 28-30.

'Locating Southeast Asia: Geographies of Knowledge and Politics of Space', edited by Paul H. Kratoska, Remco Raben and Henk Schulte Nordholt, ASEASUK News, no 39, 2006, pp. 16-19.

'Modernization Trends in Southeast Asia', by Terence Chong, ASEASUK News, No 40, 2006, pp. 35-36.

'Iban Art: Sexual Selection, and Severed Heads: Weaving, Sculpture, Tattooing and other Arts of the Iban of Borneo', Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Vol. 163, 2007, pp. 177-180.

'Art as Politics. Re-crafting Identities, Tourism, and Power in Tana Toraja, Indoneisa, by Kathleen M. Adams, ASEASUK News, No 41, 2007, pp. 23-27

'Democratising Indonesia. The Challenges of Civil Society in the Era of Reformasi', by Mikaela Nyman, ASEASUK News, No. 41, 2007, pp. 19-21

'Vital Signs. Health in Borneo's Sarawak', by A. Baer, ASEASUK News, No. 41, 2007, pp. 48-51

'Acts of Integration, Expressions of Faith: Madness, Death and Ritual in Melanau Ontology', by Ann L. Appleton, ASEASUK News, No. 41, 2007, pp. 45-48.

'Political Authority in Burma's Ethnic Minority States' by Mary P. Callahan, ASEASUK News, No 42, 2007, pp. 33-35.

'Village Mothers. City Daughters. Women and Urbanization in Sarawak', edited by Hew Cheng Sim, ASEASUK News, No. 42, 2007, pp. 53-54.

'Beyond the Green Myth: Hunter-gatherers of Borneo in the Twenty-first Century' edited by Peter G. Sercombe and Bernard Sellato, ASEASUK News, No 42, 2007, pp. 51-53.

'Southeast Asian Development: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences', edited by Jonathan Rigg, ASEASUK News, No. 44, 2008, pp. 23-29.

'Southeast Asian Development', by Andrew McGregor, ASEASUK News, No. 44, 2008, pp. 29-31.

'Federal-State Relations in Sabah, Malaysia. The Berjaya Administration 1976-85', by Regina Lim, ASEASUK News, No. 44, 2008, pp. 42-43.

'Globalization and its Counter-forces in Southeast Asia', edited by Terence Chong, ASEASUK News, No. 44, 2008, pp. 44-45.

'Responding to Globalization: Nation, Culture and Identity in Singapore', by Selvaraj Velayutham, ASEASUK News, 2008, No. 44, pp. 46-47.

''The Economy of Brunei Darussalam: Perspectives and Insights', edited by Tan Siew Ee and Rosnah Opai, ASEASUK News, No. 45, 2009, pp. 41-42.

'Ethnic Relations in Malaysia: Harmony and Conflict', by Syed Husin Ali, ASEASUK News, No. 45, 2009, pp. 38-40.

'Families in Asia: Home and Kin', by Stella R. Quah, ASEASUK News, No. 45, 2009, pp. 34-36.

'From Rebellion to Riots: Collective Violence on Indonesian Borneo', by Jamie S. Davidson, Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, 2009, vol. 165,  pp. 376-377.

'The State in Myanmar', by Robert H. Taylor, Asian Affairs, 2009, Vol. 40, pp. 467-468.

‘Paths and Rivers. Sa’dan Toraja Society in Transformation’ by Roxana Waterson, ASEASUK News, No. 46, 2009, pp. 25-27.

 ‘Constructing Singapore: Elitism, Ethnicity and the Nation-Building Project’, by Michael D.  Barr and Zlatko Skrbiš, ASEASUK News, No. 46, 2009, pp. 35-38.

‘Proper Islamic Consumption: Shopping among the Malays in Modern Malaysia’, by Johan Fischer, ASEASUK News, No. 46, 2009, pp. 38-40.

‘Asians on Tour: Exploring the Rise of Asian Tourism’. Edited by Tim Winter, Peggy Teo and T.C. Chang, ASEASUK News, No. 47, 2010, pp. 18-21.

‘The Iban Diaries of Monica Freeman 1949-1951 including Ethnographic Drawings, Sketches, Paintings, Photographs and Letters’, by Laura Appell-Warren, ASEASUK News, No. 48, 2010, pp. 22-24.

‘Post-conflict Heritage, Postcolonial Tourism: Culture, Politics and Development at Angkor’, by Tim Winter, ASEASUK News, No. 48,2010,  pp. 28-30.

‘Multiethnic Malaysia: Past, Present and Future’, edited by Lim Teck Ghee, Alberto Gomes and Azly Rahman, ASEASUK News, No. 48, 2010, pp. 34-36.

 ‘Images of the Wildman in Southeast Asia’, by Gregory Forth, Folklore, vol. 121, 2010, pp. 354-356.

 ‘Where Hornbills Fly:  A Journey with the Headhunters of Borneo’ by Erik Jensen,  Asian Affairs, Vol. 42, 2011, pp. 523-524.

‘Tracks and Traces: Thailand and the Work of Andrew Turton’, edited by Philip Hirsch and Nicholas Tapp  South East Asia Research, Vol. 19, 2011, pp. 369-372.

‘Management of Success: Singapore Revisited’, edited by Terence Chong, South East Asia Research, Vol. 20, 2012, pp. 148-151.

‘Korea’s Changing Roles in Southeast: Expanding Influence and Relations’, edited by David I. Steinberg, Aseasuk News, No 50, 2011, pp. 25-28.

‘Pilot Studies for  a  New Penang’, edited by Ooi Kee Beng and Goh Ban Lee, Aseasuk News, No. 50, 2011, pp. 39-41.

‘Wang Gungwu: Junzi: Scholar-Gentleman’, in conversation with Asad-ul Iqbal Latif’, Aseasuk News, No 50, 2011, pp. 36-37.

‘Melayu: the Politics, Poetics and Paradoxes of Malayness’, edited by Maznah Mohamad and Syed Muhd  Khairudin Aljunied, Aseasuk News, No 51, 2012, pp. 15-17.

‘Decentring and Diversifying Southeast Asian Studies: Perspectives from the Region’, edited by Goh Beng Lan, Aseasuk News, No 51, 2012, pp. 20-22.

‘Domestic Tourism in Asia: Diversity and Divergence’, edited  by Shalini Singh, Aseasuk News, No 51, 2012, pp. 24-26.

‘The Christianity of Culture: Conversion, Ethnic Citizenship, and the Matter of Religion in Malaysian Borneo’, by Liana Chua, Aseasuk News, No 52, 2012, pp. 29-30..

‘Regime Change and Ethnic Politics in Indonesia: Dayak Politics of West Kalimantan’ by Taufiq Tanasaldy, Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde,  Vol 169, 2013, pp. 34-36.

‘Ancestors in Borneo Societies: Death, Transformation, and Social Immortality’, edited by Pascal Couderc and Kenneth Sillander, Borneo Research Bulletin, No. 43, 2013, pp. 280-284.

 ‘Ancestors in Borneo Societies: Death, Transformation, and Social Immortality’, edited by Pascal Couderc  and Kenneth Sillander, Journal of the Malaysia Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, vol. 86, 2013, pp. 127-129.

‘Being Malay in Indonesia: Histories, Hopes and Citizenship in the Riau Archipelago’ by Nicholas J. Long, ASEASUK News, No 55, 2014, pp. 24-25

‘A Heritage of Ruins. The Ancient Sites of Southeast Asia and their Conservation’, by William Chapman, Anthropos, vol. 109, 2014, , pp. 671-672.

‘Nature Contained: Environmental  Histories of Singapore’, ed. Timothy P. Barnard, Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, Vol. 46, 2015, pp. 163-165.

‘Ethnicity, Borders, and the Grassroots Interface with the State: Studies on Southeast Asia in Honor of Charles F. Keyes, ed. John A. Marston, Journal of Anthropological Research, Vol. 71, 2015, pp. 272-273.

‘Vietnam’s New Middle Class. Gender, Career, City’, by Catherine Earl, ASEASUK News, No, 57, 2015, pp. 10-12.

‘Protecting Siam’s Heritage’, ed. Chris Baker, South East Asia Research, Vol. 24, 2016, pp. 155-158.

‘Brunei . From  the Age of Commerce to the 21st Century’, by Marie-Sybille de Vienne, Borneo Research Bulletin, 2015, vol. 46, pp. 380-385.

‘Brunei . From  the Age of Commerce to the 21st Century’, by Marie-Sybille de Vienne, revised version, Contemporary Southeast Asia, vol. 37, 2015, pp. 483-485.

‘Dynamics of Religion in Southeast Asia: Magic and Modernity’, ed, Volker Gottowik, Southeast Asian Studies (Kyoto), Vol. 5(1), 2016, pp. 155-157.

‘Taming the Wild: Aborigines and Racial Knowledge in Colonial Malaya’, by Sandra Khor Manickam, ASEASUK News, No. 59, 2016, pp. 20-23.

‘Rubber Manufacturing in Malaysia: Research-based Industrialization in Practice, by C.C. Goldthorpe,
Borneo Research Bulletin, 2017, in press.

‘The SIJORI Cross-border Region: Transnational Politics, Economics and Culture’, edited by Francis E. Hutchinson and Terence Chong, ASEASUK News, No. 60, 2016, pp. 28-32.