Regional Security in Southeast Asia: Beyond the ASEAN Way

By Mely Caballero-Anthony | Go to book overview

6
THE ASIAN ECONOMIC CRISIS
AND OTHER CHALLENGES
Turning Points beyond the
Comfort Zone?

ASEAN rose out of the ashes of Konfrontasi…

— Ghazali Shafie, Malaysia (1981)

It will be immensely difficult for ASEAN to manoeuvre itself through
an era which will see many treacherous cross currents. With new crew
on board, it will become even more difficult to navigate. It will take
time for our new members to adjust and be moulded into a part of the
ASEAN team. This is a real challenge.

— Kishore Mahbubani, Singapore (1997)

We need mechanisms and processes which enable bridges to be formed,
make accommodation possible, and achieve compromises. We must
certainly avoid "burning bridges" because it leads to standoff, disputes
and the use of force — the route to disaster

— Prince Ranarridh, Kingdom of Cambodia (1997)

Increasingly, ASEAN will have to summon regional, cooperative solutions
for problems that are, more and more, regional in scope. Indeed, the
way in which ASEAN is dealing and has to deal with its most outstanding
problems today sheds light on the way in which ASEAN will and must
handle its problems in the new millennium; that is, is a co-ordinated,
cooperative way.

— Rodolfo Severino, ASEAN Secretary-General (1998)


INTRODUCTION

In 1997, ASEAN was gearing up to celebrate its thirtieth anniversary with a toast. In the run up to its Commemorative Summit in Kuala

-194-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Regional Security in Southeast Asia: Beyond the ASEAN Way
Table of contents

Table of contents

Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this book
  • Bookmarks
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
/ 328

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.