The lecture looks at contemporary South and Southeast Asia in the framework of tendencies of globalization. Apart from theories and empirical realities of twenty-first century globalization, global inequality, national political regimes and regional social structures form the focus of the lecture.
Peter Dicken: Global Shift;
Boike Rehbein/Hermann Schwengel: Theorien der Globalisierung
Jürgen Rüland: Politische Systeme Südostasiens
David Ludden: A History of India