Contesting National Identities and Cultural Representations in Asia
The Asian challenge to the universality of human rights has sparked off intense debate. This volume takes a clear stand for universal rights, both theoretically and empirically, by analysing social and political processes in a number of East and Southeast Asian countries. On the national arenas,...
Published October 25th 2000 by Routledge
Old Patterns, New Challenges
Series: 100 Cases
Squeezed between powerful neighbours, for decades Mongolia played the role of buffer state. Its full independence in 1990 offered new opportunities for both economic growth and the restoration of Mongolian identity. But with a huge land area, poor infrastructure and a small population, the new...
Published October 9th 1996 by Routledge