The Resource Understanding contemporary Asia Pacific, Edited by Katherine P. Kaup

Understanding contemporary Asia Pacific, Edited by Katherine P. Kaup

Label
Understanding contemporary Asia Pacific
Title
Understanding contemporary Asia Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Katherine P. Kaup
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Covering China, Japan, the Koreas, and all member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Understanding Contemporary Asia Pacific provides a comprehensive introduction to one of the most complex and rapidly changing regions in the world today." "This accessible, up-to-date volume is designed to be used as a core text for "Introduction to Asia" and "Asian Politics" courses, and also as a supplement in a variety of discipline-oriented curriculums, The authors cover history, politics, economics, and international relations, as well as such topics as the role of the military, population and urbanization, environmental issues, women and development, ethnicity, and religion. Maps, photographs, bibliographies, and an appendix of basic political data enhance the text."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
950.4/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS504.5
LC item number
.U4 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Understanding
Label
Understanding contemporary Asia Pacific, Edited by Katherine P. Kaup
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • mel
Contents
Introduction / Kate Palmer Kaup -- Geographic preface / Ron Hill -- The historical context / Colin MacKerras -- Asia Pacific politics / Kate Palmer Kaup -- Economics / Kailash Khandke -- International relations / Derek McDougall -- Asian military and security issues / Robert Sutter -- The environment / Peter Hills -- Population and urbanization / Dean Forbes -- Women and development / Yana Rodgers -- Religions in Asia Pacific / Keri Cole -- Literature of Asia Pacific / Fay Beauchamps and Ely Marquez -- Trends and prospects / Kate Palmer Kaup
Control code
000041146832
Extent
p. cm
Isbn
9781588260611
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006101895
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22832725
System control number
  • sr22832725
  • (OCoLC)77048218

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