Procedural democracy, participatory democracy and regional networking: the multi‐terrain struggle for democracy in Southeast Asia

  title={Procedural democracy, participatory democracy and regional networking: the multi‐terrain struggle for democracy in Southeast Asia},
  author={Francis Kok-Wah Loh},
  journal={Inter-Asia Cultural Studies},
  pages={127 - 141}
Abstract Southeast Asia experienced rapid economic growth during the 1980s and early 1990s largely because of the emergence of the developmental state, which successfully adapted itself to the thrust of neo‐liberal globalization by adopting economic liberalization, deregulation and privatization policies. However, the role of the developmental state was attacked and rolled back in the wake of the 1997–1998 regional financial crisis. Meanwhile, as a result of growth prior to the financial… Expand
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