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A Century in Asia

The History of the Ecole Francaise d"Extreme-Orient, 1898-2006

by Catherine Clementin-Ojha

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Published by Editions Didier Millet .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asia - General,
  • Travel,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13170365M
    ISBN 109814155977
    ISBN 109789814155977
    OCLC/WorldCa173621811

      I will now add McGregor’s new book, Asia’s Reckoning, to my list for those headed to the Far East.” —Melissa Chan, Los Angeles Review of Books “In spite of the recent crisis with North Korea, the critical relationship for Asian peace and stability in the 21st century will be the trilateral balance between China, Japan, and the United Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. This monumental series, acclaimed as a "masterpiece of comprehensive scholarship" in the New York Times Book Review, reveals the impact of Asia's high civilizations on the development of modern Western society. The authors examine the ways in which European encounters with Asia have altered the development of Western society, art, literature, science, and religion since the Renaissance.5/5(1).

    The book also analyzes the impact of different external forces on central Asian countries, with particular emphasis on the Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union and the impact of trade and investment ties with China. A particular focus of the book is the challenges and opportunities of . The Asia-Pacific region is rapidly emerging as the global economic and political powerhouse of the twenty-first century. Looking at both Southeast and East Asia, this richly illustrated volume stresses broad, cross-cutting themes of regional history, with an emphasis on the interactions between cultures and nations. In this updated third edition, Mark Borthwick provides a significantly revised.

    Dynasties, Empires, and Ages of Commerce: Pacific Asia to the Nineteenth Century 2. Seaborne Barbarians: Incursions by the West 3. Meiji: Japan in the Age of Imperialsm 4. The Rise of Communism and Nationalism 5. Maelstrom: The Pacific War and Its Aftermath 6. Miracle by Design: The Postwar Resurgence of Japan 7.   While introducing the author and the book, Dr Shekhar Shah, NCAER’s Director-General, said, “Economic historians love labels, and so it is that we’ve had the 19th Century as Great Britain’s, the 20th as the US’s, and now the 21st as Asia’s. In these remarkable lectures addressing the future of Asia, Rajat Nag has done us all the.


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That is the premise of this book. It was interesting that the author had lived in Asia for a long time, but when he started to write about the Asian miracle, he ended up writing about its problems instead/5.

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Asia Realizing the Asian Century Executive Summary Asia is in the middle of a historic transformation. If it continues to follow its recent trajec-tory, by its per capita income could rise sixfold in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms to reach Europe’s levels today.

It would make some 3 billion additional Asians affluent by currentFile Size: KB. A collection of stories from various Asian countries, Michael Schuman tells us the story of the so-called Asian economic miracle that took place in the late 20th century. Covering modern South Korean, Japanese, Chinese, and Taiwanese history, this book offers some great insights into the development of all of these places.

In his book The End of the Asian Century, 2 Michael Auslin attempts to fill this analytical gap by mapping a series of risks in Asia, namely those that focus on stagnant economic reform, unsustainable demographics, and political unrest. He frames these and other challenges as potential precursors to armed conflict in the broader Indo-Pacific.

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