Understanding Australia's Neighbours: An Introduction To East And Southeast Asia (2Nd Edition)


by Knight, Nick; Michael Heazle

Understanding Australia's Neighbours: An Introduction To East And Southeast Asia (2Nd Edition)

Price:  US$94.40   (SGD118.00*)
Format:  Paper Back, 275 pages
Published:  2011, United Kingdom, 2st Edition
ISBN:  9780521157131
SB#:  052876 (102)

About This Book

Second 2011 edition of the 2000 study of South and Southeast Asia. Written from a consciously Australian viewpoint, the recent history of the diverse area is not segmented but considered thematically in relation to: tradition and modernity in the family and in religion; colonialism in East and Southeast Asia (including Australia); impact of the West; nationalism and revolution; the Cold War and Sino-Soviet split ; economic growth and Japan's "economic miracle"; democracy and human rights; globalization; China-Japan relations and US power in the 21st century; and Australia/Asia interaction. With sketch maps, booklist, bibliography, and index.


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