Understanding Security in Regionalism Framework: ASEAN Maritime Security in Perspective

  title={Understanding Security in Regionalism Framework: ASEAN Maritime Security in Perspective},
  author={Anushree Bhattacharyya},
  journal={Maritime Affairs: Journal of the National Maritime Foundation of India},
  pages={72 - 89}
  • A. Bhattacharyya
  • Published 1 December 2010
  • Political Science
  • Maritime Affairs: Journal of the National Maritime Foundation of India
The International Relations of Southeast Asia have been transformed drastically over the last few decades. The transformation can be attributed to the development of regionalism in the region, following the onset of ASEAN in 1967. Twenty-five years of political cooperation in ASEAN paved the formation of the ASEAN Free Trade Area in 1992. The upcoming ASEAN trade bloc has ushered the integration of the region in various other sectors – with regional security turning out to be the major… 

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