MANI A.

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Name
MANI A.
Degree
Master of Social Science(University of Singapore, Sigapore), Doctor of Philosopy(University of Wisconsin-Madison), Bachelor of Arts (Hons)(University of Malaya)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Professor,Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University College of Asia Pacific Studies
 
1975
 - 
1977
:Tutor, Department of Sociology, University of Singapore, Singapore,
 
1981
 - 
1984
:Research Fellow, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies-Singapore, Singapore
 
1981
 - 
1984
:Adjunct-Lecturer, Department of Sociology, National University of Singapore, Singapore
 
1984
 - 
1986
:Full-time Lecturer, Department of Sociology, National University of Singapore, Singapore
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1971
Indian Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Malaya
 

Committee Memberships

 
Oct 2010
   
 
International Association of Asia Pacific Studies  
 

Awards & Honors

 
1986
Fulbright-Hays Visiting Scholar Award at Cornel University, California
 
1977
Fulbright-Hays Award for Ph.D. research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
 
1975
Ford Foundation's Southeast Asian Research Felllowship Award for Master's Degree Research
 

Misc

 
The “Positioning” of Identity among Minangkabau Female Migrants in Indonesia
MANI A., A Mani & Diah
Asia Pacific World   6(1) 47-62   2015
Identity construction among the Magars of Okhaldhunga District in eastern Nepal
MANI A., Shyamu Thapa Magar & A. Mani
Ritsumeikan Journal of Asia Pacific Studies   33(1) 95-107   2014
A tale of two streets in Singapore: Urban renewal, transnatinalisation and reconstructing memories
MANI A.
Enchanting Social Landscapes in Asia   1-36   2014
Tamil Education in Singapore (Edited by Malan)
MANI A.
Tamil Beyond Tamil Nadu, Coyambatore: Tamil Cultural Centre.   350 窶骭€ 373   2014
Motivations for migration among Minangkabau women in Indonesia
MANI A., Diah Tyahaya Iman
Ritsumeikan Journal of Asia Pacific Studies   Volume 32(1) 114 窶骭€ 123   2013

Books etc

 
Enchanting Asian Social Landscapes
Swarnadvipa Publishing, Singapore   2014   ISBN:978-981-07-9504-7
Nagapattinam muthal Suvarnadeepam varai: Thankizhakku asiavil Cozhrgalin Kadarpayananggal [Nagapattinam to Suvarnadwipa: reflections on the Chola aval Expeditions to Southeast Asia]
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (Singapore)   2011   ISBN:978-981-4345-31-6
EARLY INTERACTIONS BETWEEN SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA: REFLECTIONS ON CROSS-CULTURAL EXCHANGE Edited by Pierre-Yves Manguin, A. Mani and Geoff Wade.
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (Singapore) and Manohar (India)   2011   ISBN:978-981-4345-10-1
Rising India and Indian Communities in East Asia. [Edited by K. Kesavapany, A. Mani, P.Ramasamy]. Institute of Southeast Asian Studies: Singapore. 2008.
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies: Singapore.   2008   
Indian Communities in Southeast Asia [Second Edition]. Edited by K.S. Sandhu & A.Mani. Institute of Southeast Asian Studies: Singapore. 2006, 1005+xxiv pages.
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies: Singapore   2006   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Urbanisation and Displacement of Indians in the Greater Klang Valley region: Consequences and responses
Seminar by Visiting Fellows at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore.   2015   
The Centrality of Education among Tamils in Selangor, Malaysia
Workshop on International Education: Emergences and Future Possibilities   2015   
1965 to 2015: Fifty years of change and continuity in Tamil language and Tamils in Singapore
Thamizhavel Memorial Lecture 2015   2015   
Contemporary Position of Tamils in Myanmar
Penang International Tamil Conference: “Quest for Identity”   2014   
Cross-cultural interactions and adaptations in a multi-ethnic Yangon city in Myanmar: The case of Tamils.
12th Asia Pacific Conference (APC 12)   2014   

Works

 
Islamic finance in Singapore
Aug 2007 - Jan 2008
Ethnicity and migration in Brunei Darussalam
Mar 2007 - Mar 2008
Ethnicity and migration in Indonesia
Feb 2007 - Feb 2008
Field research in Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam and Singapore
2006 - 2007

Research Grants & Projects

 
Higher Education; Migration in Southeast Asia; Ethnicity; Indians in Southeast Asia; Tamil Language and Literature in ingapore; Brunei Studies; Political Economy of Southeast Asia.
Education, Development, and Ethnicity in Southeast Asia. Higher Education and Knowledge Economy in Asia. Indians in Southeast Asia. Political Economy of Outsourcing in Asia. Identity Construction in Southeast Asia. Tamil Language and litrarature. Perfo・・・
Education, Development, and Ethnicity in Southeast Asia.
Higher Education and Knowledge Economy in Asia.
Indians in Southeast Asia.
Political Economy of Outsourcing in Asia.
Identity Construction in Southeast Asia.
Tamil Language and litrarature.
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