Severino, Rodolfo C.
January 2010
Southeast Asian Affairs;2010, p60
Academic Journal
The article examines three sociopolitical issues in Southeast Asia that have become the focus of mass media. These are the implementation of an intergovernmental commission on human rights within the auspices of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the January 1, 2010 secluded elimination of tariffs on most goods traded among China and the other ASEAN nations, and the impact of the global economic crisis in Southeast Asia.


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