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Asia rising [electronic resource] : who is leading? / Amitav Acharya.

By: Acharya, Amitav.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, c2008Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 191 p.).ISBN: 9789812771346 (electronic bk.); 9812771344 (electronic bk.); 9812771336; 9789812771339; 1281911739; 9781281911735.Subject(s): Regionalism -- Asia | Asian cooperation | Asia -- Politics and government -- 1945- | Asia -- Foreign relations | ASEAN -- History -- 21st century | Association des nations de l'Asie du Sud-Est -- Histoire -- 21 si�ecle | R�egionalisme -- Asie | Coop�eration asiatique | Asie -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1945- | Asie -- Relations ext�erieures | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- GlobalizationGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Asia rising.DDC classification: 327.17095 Online resources: EBSCOhost Summary: China, India and Japan are among the biggest players in the global economy today. However, Asia's ability to lead the world depends not just on the impressive growth rates or the immense natural resources and human talent of its leading nations; rather, it hinges on the region's ability to overcome its internal rivalries and respond to new transnational challenges. Conflict and cooperation are the two central themes of this book - a collection of commentaries and opinion pieces by Professor Amitav Acharya from various newspapers and publications from 2002 to 2006. It covers a wide range of issues such as the rise of China, Asia's leadership legacy and the role of ASEAN. Also discussed are the fate of democracy in Asia, and the implications of transnational dangers and the changing world order for Asia.
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China, India and Japan are among the biggest players in the global economy today. However, Asia's ability to lead the world depends not just on the impressive growth rates or the immense natural resources and human talent of its leading nations; rather, it hinges on the region's ability to overcome its internal rivalries and respond to new transnational challenges. Conflict and cooperation are the two central themes of this book - a collection of commentaries and opinion pieces by Professor Amitav Acharya from various newspapers and publications from 2002 to 2006. It covers a wide range of issues such as the rise of China, Asia's leadership legacy and the role of ASEAN. Also discussed are the fate of democracy in Asia, and the implications of transnational dangers and the changing world order for Asia.

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