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  1. 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 20th 2002 by Routledge

  2. 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 20th 2001 by Routledge

  3. 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 5th 2001 by Routledge

  4. 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 21st 2001 by Routledge

  5. 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 14th 2001 by Routledge

  6. 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 24th 2001 by Routledge

  7. 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 24th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Japan and South East Asia

    International Relations

    Edited by Wolf Mendl

    Series: Routledge Library of Modern Japan

    Japan's relations with South East Asia differ significantly in quantity and quality from relations with its immediate neighbours in North East Asia. Since the opening of the country in the mid-nineteenth century, Japan's interest in this vast and geographically remote area has varied over time. The...

    Published October 17th 2001 by Routledge

  9. 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 19th 2001 by Routledge

  10. 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 19th 2001 by Routledge