Norman G. Owen, Adjunct Faculty

Please note: Norman has left the "History" group at Duke University; some info here might not be up to date.

Office Location:  206 Carr Bldg.
Email Address: send me a message


Research Interests: Modern Southeast Asian History, History of the Philippines, Historical Demography, Gender & History

Current projects: Editing a historical demography of Modern SEAsia, Writing an economic history of the Philippines, Analyzing the evolution of Filipino gender roles

The textbook on Modern Southeast Asian history I edited & co-authored was published this year by the University of Hawai'i Press. My next project will again be editing, probably in the field of historical demography of Southeast Asia. I have on various back burners a number of projects on Philippine history, including economic history and the intersection of gender and nationalism.

Areas of Interest:

Southeast Asia


Asia • Southeast Asia • Phillippines • History • Demography • Gender • Nationalism