Presentation on theme: "Southeast Asia. Malay Peninsula and Isthmus of Kra Strait Of Malacca."— Presentation transcript:
Malay Peninsula and Isthmus of Kra Strait Of Malacca
NAFTA is to North America as ASEAN is to South East Asia ASEAN Association of South East Asian Nations
Irrawaddy River Starts in Himalayas Forms a delta
Indonesia = World’s 4 th largest population Jakarta (On Java Island) = Capital of Indonesia Impact of industrialization of the city?!?! World’s largest population of Muslims
Singapore: Smallest nation of SE Asia / Microstate “Economic Tiger” -countries with strong economic growth Singapore wished to be independent b/c most of the people of Malaysia were Muslim, while the people of Singapore were mainly Chinese and Buddhists.
Vietnam War - A Stage of the Cold War A Struggle of Ideals
Khmer Empire Khmer Rouge = Political Party Encouraged Agrarian Society The Killing Fields Genocide / Ethnic cleansing Pol Pot = Leader of the Khmer Rouge atch?v=EM1c1hz_3s8 om/watch?v=LvUqvOh 2Sfg&feature=relmfu