Democracy in East Asia

National Security, Statecentricity, and Governance in East Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 14, 2017
National Security, Statecentricity, and Governance in East Asia

National Security, Statecentricity, and Governance in East Asia By Brendan Howe
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 167 Pages | ISBN : 3319589733 | 1.86 MB

This book assesses the extent to which an emphasis on national security and prioritization of state interests has dominated governance policy-making in Northeast and Southeast Asia, at the expense of human security, human development, and human rights. The findings are that in many cases, there are embedded structural obstacles to achieving human-centered governance objectives in the region.

Japanese Imperialism: Politics and Sport in East Asia Rejection, Resentment, Revanchism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 14, 2017
Japanese Imperialism: Politics and Sport in East Asia Rejection, Resentment, Revanchism

Japanese Imperialism: Politics and Sport in East Asia Rejection, Resentment, Revanchism By J.A. Mangan, Peter Horton, Tianwei Ren, Gwang Ok
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 451 Pages | ISBN : 9811051038 | 9.35 MB

This cutting edge collection presents a political reading of the power of modern sport in Asia. Providing an interdisciplinary study of political and cultural tensions in Asia, past and present, through the key case-study of sport, it illuminates the complex practices and legacies of Japanese imperialism across East and Southeast Asia through the 20th century and beyond. Focusing on the deep background to contemporary dynamics of intraregional tensions, it examines sport both as a tool of imperialism and as an agent of reconciliation as the region gears up to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

The Economic Consequences of Demographic Change in East Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Oct. 13, 2017
The Economic Consequences of Demographic Change in East Asia

Takatoshi Ito, Andrew K. Rose, "The Economic Consequences of Demographic Change in East Asia"
English | ISBN: 0226386856 | 2010 | 403 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Identity, Trust, and Reconciliation in East Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 11, 2017
Identity, Trust, and Reconciliation in East Asia

Identity, Trust, and Reconciliation in East Asia: Dealing with Painful History to Create a Peaceful Present By Kevin P Clements
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 310 Pages | ISBN : 3319548964 | 7.84 MB

This edited collection explores how East Asia’s painful history continues to haunt the relationships between its countries and peoples. Through a largely social-psychological and constructivist lens, the authors examine the ways in which historical memory and unmet identity needs generates mutual suspicion, xenophobic nationalism and tensions in the bilateral and trilateral relationships within the region.

The Theoretical and Practical Dimensions of Regionalism in East Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 6, 2017
The Theoretical and Practical Dimensions of Regionalism in East Asia

The Theoretical and Practical Dimensions of Regionalism in East Asia by Karolina Klecha-Tylec
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319402617 | 372 Pages | PDF | 5.7 MB

This book provides a comprehensive overview of developments in East Asian regionalism, combining qualitative evidence with empirical quantitative analysis.

The Political Economy of Pacific Russia: Regional Developments in East Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 6, 2017
The Political Economy of Pacific Russia: Regional Developments in East Asia

The Political Economy of Pacific Russia: Regional Developments in East Asia by Jing Huang, Alexander Korolev
English | 2017 | ISBN: 331940119X | 268 Pages | PDF | 4.0 MB

This thought-provoking book, edited by Jing Huang and Alexander Korolev, redefines the complex political and economic landscape of the Asia-Pacific region.

Labor Markets, Gender and Social Stratification in East Asia : A Global Perspective  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Sept. 30, 2017
Labor Markets, Gender and Social Stratification in East Asia : A Global Perspective

Labor Markets, Gender and Social Stratification in East Asia :
A Global Perspective

by Tarohmaru Hiroshi
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9004256105 | 257 Pages | PDF | 2.8 MB

Confucianism and Democratization in East Asia (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 12, 2017
Confucianism and Democratization in East Asia (repost)

Confucianism and Democratization in East Asia by Doh Chull Shin
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1107631785 , 1107017335 | 376 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB

Confucianism and Democratization in East Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 20, 2014
Confucianism and Democratization in East Asia

Confucianism and Democratization in East Asia by Doh Chull Shin
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1107631785 , 1107017335 | 376 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB

For decades, scholars and politicians have vigorously debated whether Confucianism is compatible with democracy, yet little is known about how it affects the process of democratization in East Asia.

Nuclear Logics: Contrasting Paths in East Asia and the Middle East (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Specialselection at Feb. 26, 2014
Nuclear Logics: Contrasting Paths in East Asia and the Middle East (Repost)

Etel Solingen, "Nuclear Logics: Contrasting Paths in East Asia and the Middle East"
English | 2007-08-26 | ISBN: 0691131473, 0691134685 | 424 pages | PDF | 2.1 mb