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  1. Cold War Frontiers in the Asia-Pacific

    Divided Territories in the San Francisco System

    By Kimie Hara

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    After World War II, many regional conflicts emerged in the Asia-Pacific, such as the divided Korean peninsula, the Cross-Taiwan Strait, the ‘Northern Territories’, (Southern Kuriles) Takeshima (Dokdo), Senkaku (Diaoyu) and the Spratly (Nansha) islands problems. These and other disputes, such as the...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Monetary Policy and Unemployment

    The US, Euro-area and Japan

    By Willi Semmler

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    This book pulls together papers presented at a conference in honour of the 1981 Nobel Prize Winner for Economic Science, the late James Tobin. Among the contributors are Olivier Blanchard, Edmund Phelps, Charles Goodhart and Marco Buti.One of the main aims of the conference was to discuss what...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  3. US-China Cold War Collaboration

    1971-1989

    By S. Mahmud Ali

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    After more than four decades the Cold War ended with the sudden collapse of the Soviet Union. Almost simultaneously China emerged as the new potential disruptor of international stability, with Beijing replacing Moscow as the key source of Western insecurity. Drawing upon extensive primary...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Urban Poverty, Housing and Social Change in China

    By Ya Ping Wang

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    Economic reform in China has resulted in a widening gap between the rich and the poor, and urban poverty has emerged as a key factor which may affect future development. This new book examines the poverty problem in relation to housing and social changes in large inland cities, and assesses...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Narrating China

    Jia Pingwa and his Fictional World

    By Yiyan Wang

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Jia Pingwa, whose novels have caused both fame and controversy, has an enormous readership throughout the Chinese speaking world. However, despite Pingwa's cultural significance and the use of his poetry, novels and prose in schools and universities, there has never been any substantial...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  6. US Special Forces and Counterinsurgency in Vietnam

    Military Innovation and Institutional Failure, 1961-63

    By Christopher K. Ives

    Series: Strategy and History

    This volume examines US Army Special Forces efforts to mobilize and train indigenous minorities in Vietnam. Christopher K. Ives shows how before the Second Indochina War, the Republic of Vietnam had begun to falter under the burden of an increasingly successful insurgency. The dominant American...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Expressions of Cambodia

    The Politics of Tradition, Identity and Change

    Edited by Leakthina Chau-Pech Ollier, Tim Winter

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Taking a theoretical and multidisciplinary perspective, the essays in this collection provide compelling insight into contemporary Cambodian culture at home and abroad. The book represents the first sustained exploration of the relationship between cultural productions and practices, the changing...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Valuing Intellectual Property in Japan, Britain and the United States

    Edited by Ruth Taplin

    As over half the assets of many major companies are now intangible assets, there is an increasing need to assess more accurately the value of intellectual property (IP) from a wider interdisciplinary perspective. Re-evaluating risk and understanding the true value of intellectual property is a...

    Published June 29th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Building Cultural Nationalism in Malaysia

    Identity, Representation and Citizenship

    By Timothy P. Daniels

    Series: East Asia: History, Politics, Sociology and Culture

    This text contains an examination of processes of cultural citizenship in peninsular Malaysia. In particular, it focuses upon the diverse residents of the southwestern state of Melaka and their negotiations of belonging and incorporation in Malaysian society. Following political independence and...

    Published June 28th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Korean American Women

    Stories of Acculturation and Changing Selves

    By Jenny Pak

    Series: Studies in Asian Americans

    Current models of acculturation in multicultural counseling literature are severely limited in describing how individuals deal with the complexity of culture change. The reasons for immigration, the historical period during which the immigration occurred, educational and socioeconomic levels,...

    Published June 28th 2012 by Routledge