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  1. The Making of Modern Korea

    By Adrian Buzo

    Series: Asia's Transformations

    This fully updated second edition of The Making of Modern Korea provides a thorough, balanced and engaging history of Korea from 1910 to the present day. The text is unique in placing emphasis on Korea’s regional and geographical context, through which Buzo analyzes the influence of bigger and more...

    Published March 7th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Public Policy and Economic Competition in Japan

    Change and Continuity in Antimonopoly Policy, 1973-1995

    By Michael L. Beeman

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    Viewed historically as the lapdog of business, bureaucratic and political interests, Japan's Fair Trade Commission has had mixed success in promoting its agenda for stronger antimonopoly policy since the early 1970s. Dr. Beeman unravels antimonopoly politics in Japan through an analysis of the...

    Published February 21st 2002 by Routledge

  3. Reconfiguring East Asia

    Regional Institutions and Organizations After the Crisis

    By Mark Beeson

    Focuses both on specific regional organizations like ASEAN, The Asian Development Bank and APEC, as well as on key institutions such as East Asian legal systems, the media, organized labour, Asian business systems, and the developmental state....

    Published February 21st 2002 by Routledge

  4. Politics in Southeast Asia

    Democracy or Less

    By William Case

    This volume provides an introduction to the politics of the five key southeast Asian states - Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines - and is intended as a textbook for undergraduate and graduate students taking courses on this subject. Using a comparative politics and...

    Published February 21st 2002 by Routledge

  5. The Politics of Southeast Asia's New Media

    By William Atkins

    The past decade has seen a major structural shift in broadcasting in Southeast Asia, with the development of digital satellite and cable broadcasting. This shift has impacted upon some of the most information-sensitive governments in the world: Singapore, Malaysia and, until recently, Indonesia....

    Published December 21st 2001 by Routledge

  6. The Future of North Korea

    Edited by Tsuneo Akaha

    Series: Politics in Asia

    This volume explores the possibility of North Korea's'soft-landing' as the most desirable outcome on the Korean Peninsula. The collection of essays by noted students of Asian security examines the perspectives and interests of North and South Korea, the United States, China, Russia and Japan...

    Published December 6th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Chinese Legal Reform

    By Yan Wang

    Series: European Institute of Japanese Studies East Asian Economics and Business Series

    This collection assesses the legal developments which have taken place since the 1980s in China. It discusses China's achievements in building a new legal system and identifies the theoretical and institutional limitations of China's legal reform. Featuring an extensive case-study of foreign...

    Published November 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  8. Power and Change in Central Asia

    Edited by Sally Cummings

    Series: Politics in Asia

    This volume offers the first systematic comparison of political change, leadership style and stability in Central Asia. The contributors, all leading international specialists on the region, offer focused case-studies of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, comparing...

    Published November 15th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Internationalizing the Pacific

    The United States, Japan and the Institute of Pacific Relations, 1919-1945

    By Tomoko Akami

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asia's Transformations

    The Institute of Pacific Relations was a pioneering intellectual-political organization that shaped public knowledge and both elite and popular discourse throughout the Asia-Pacific region and beyond during the inter-war years. Inspired by Wilsonian internationalism after the 1919 formation of the...

    Published October 25th 2001 by Routledge

  10. The Political Economy of Development and Environment in Korea

    By Jae-Yong Chung, Richard J. Kirkby

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book looks at Korea's economic, social and spatial development processes from the early Modernisation period to the financial crisis of 1997. It focuses on the political and ideological control of the state during the developmental era, as well as the environmental problems of Korea, and...

    Published October 25th 2001 by Routledge