This conference resulted in the book Local organizations and urban governance in East and Southeast Asia: straddling state and society (Routledge, 2009). ISBN: 9780415492997.

Invited 2005 Participants

Lan T. Chu

Assistant Professor
Department of Diplomacy and World Affairs
Occidental College

Joseph Hannah

received doctorate from the Department of Geography
University of Washington Seattle

Aiko Kurasawa

Professor, Faculty of Economics
Keio University, Tokyo

Ooi Giok Ling

Professor, National Institute of Education of the Nanyang Technological University

Chandra Mahakanjana

Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Public Administration
National Institute of Development Administration
Bankok, Thailand

Robert Pekkanen

Chair of Japan Studies Program and Associate Professor
Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies,
University of Washington Seattle

Benjamin L. Read

Assistant Professor, Politics Department
University of California, Santa Cruz

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