Chapter 13 Southeast Asia

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Chapter 13 Southeast Asia Animism a wide variety of tribal religions based on the worship of natures spirits & human ancestors. Association of Southeast Asia Nations A supranational geopolitical grouped linking together the 10 different states of Southeast Asia. Bumiputra The name given to native Malay, who are given preference for jobs and schooling by the Malaysian government. Copra dried coconut meat. Crony Capitalism A system in which close friends of a political leader are either legally or illegally given business advantages in return for their political support. Domino Theory A U.S. geopolitical policy of the 1970s that stemmed from the assumption that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Southeast Asia would soon follow. Entrepot A city and port that specializes in transshipment of goods. Golden Triangle An area of northern Thailand, Burma, and Laos that is known as a major source of region for heroin and is plugged into the global drug trade. Khmer Rouge
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2008 for the course GEOG 1003 taught by Professor Patzewitsch during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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