The VKI E-Book Collection, Vols. 1-100 offers the first 100 volumes of the renowned book series the “Verhandelingen”, or VKI, in open access. VKI is the longest running series of monographs and edited volumes on the humanities and social sciences of Southeast Asia. To date almost 300 volumes have been published by internationally renowned scholars. Its publications include classics in the field as well as cutting-edge modern scholarship. Informed by theoretical debates the volumes have a strong empirical orientation, thus providing the series with a lasting relevance.