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  1. The Japanese Industrial Economy

    Late Development and Cultural Causation

    By Ian Inkster

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book reveals that the manipulation of culture was of more importance than the character of the original cultural stock in explaining Japan's modern industrialization. Thus the features of private enterprise culture that are so often isolated as keys to the nation's historical competitiveness...

    Published September 20th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Science, Technology and Research & Development in Japan

    Edited by Morris Low

    Series: Routledge Library of Modern Japan

    This addition to the Routledge Library of Modern Japan brings together the most significant studies in recent years on science, technology and research and development in Japan.Drawn from a broad range of journals, research monographs, technical papers and edited volumes, the articles that make up...

    Published September 20th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Japan at Play

    Edited by Joy Hendry, Massimo Raveri

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    This book explores the myth, so abused by the mass media, that the Japanese are a grey, anonymous mass of efficient, obedient workers. The articles shed light on a Japan outside officialdom, a lively Japan of tumultuous and independent thought, inefficient and aesthetic, pleasure-loving, aggressive...

    Published September 20th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Remaking the Chinese State

    Strategies, Society, and Security

    Edited by Chao Chien-min, Bruce Dickson

    Series: Asia's Transformations

    After more than twenty years of economic and political reform, China is a vastly different country to that left by Mao. Almost all the characteristic policies and practices of the Maoist era have been abandoned, with the goals of revolution in foreign and domestic policy being replaced by an...

    Published August 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  5. Capturing Globalization

    Edited by James H Mittelman, Norani Othman

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    What are the moral codes and normative principles inscribed in globalization? How do diverse communities optimize their positions, and try to capture these processes? What are the foremost cultural and political attempts to govern the market? What are the social and ethical limits to a framework...

    Published July 26th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Korea after the Crash

    The Politics of Economic Recovery

    By Brian Bridges

    Series: Politics in Asia

    Brian Bridges examines the impact on South Korea of the financial crisis of 1997. Covering events up to and including the recent parliamentary elections in South Korea, the book considers the socio-economic and political implications of the financial crisis. It is invaluable reading for students of...

    Published July 19th 2001 by Routledge

  7. The Cheabol and Labour in Korea

    The Development of Management Strategy in Hyundai

    By Seung Ho Kwon, Michael O'Donnell

    Series: Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) East Asian Series

    This important new study argues that an historical analysis of the labour-management policies of the Korean family conglomerates, or chaebol, is essential for a complete understanding of the dynamics of South Korean industrial relations. Focusing on the labour-management strategies of the Hyundai...

    Published April 26th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Organising Labour in Globalising Asia

    Edited by Andrew Brown, Jane Hutchison

    This book offers wide-ranging insights into the organising capacities of workers in Asia today. Nine case-studies examine workers' responses to class relations through independent unions, non-government organisations (NGOs) and more (dis)organised struggles. Countering the notion that globalisation...

    Published April 5th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia

    3rd Edition

    By The late Michael Leifer

    This comprehensive Dictionary provides descriptive and analytical coverage of the turbulent political history and striking changes which have occurred both regionally and in key countries since the end of the Second World War. Substantially rewritten to take into account the dramatic political...

    Published December 14th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Democratic Innovation

    Deliberation, Representation and Association

    Edited by Michael Saward

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    Democratic Innovation is an original look at the political future of democracy, exploring the latest ideas aimed at renewing popular power. Featuring new writings by leading European, American and Australian democratic theorists, this book explores the following themes: * the importance of public...

    Published December 7th 2000 by Routledge