George McTurnan Kahin





George McTurnan Kahin


Born
in Baltimore, Maryland, The United States
January 25, 1918

Died
January 29, 2000


George McTurnan Kahin was an American historian and political scientist. He was one of the leading experts on Southeast Asia and a critic of United States involvement in the Vietnam War.

After completing his dissertation, which is still considered a classic on Indonesian history, Kahin became a faculty member at Cornell University. At Cornell, he became the director of its Southeast Asia Program and founded the Cornell Modern Indonesia Project.

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Nationalism and Revolution ...

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Southeast Asia: A Testament

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Intervention: How America B...

3.63 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1986 — 2 editions
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Governments and Politics of...

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The Asian-African Conferenc...

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1956 — 2 editions
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The United States In Vietna...

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Major Governments of Asia

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Bandung Awal Revolusi 1945-...

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Mencari Demokrasi

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