Becoming Asia: Change and Continuity in Asian International Relations Since World War II

Valutazione media 3
( su 5 valutazioni fornite da GoodReads )
 
9780804771511: Becoming Asia: Change and Continuity in Asian International Relations Since World War II

At the conclusion of World War II, Asia was hardly more than a geographic expression. Yet today we recognize Asia as a vibrant and assertive region, fully transformed from the vulnerable nation-states that emerged following the Second World War. The transformation was by no means an inevitable one, but the product of two key themes that have dominated Asia's international relations since 1945: the competition between the United States and the Soviet Union to enlist the region's states as assets in the Cold War, and the struggle of nationalistic Asian leaders to develop the domestic support to maintain power and independence in a dangerous international context. Becoming Asia provides a comprehensive, systemic account of how these themes played out in Asian affairs during the postwar years, covering not only East Asia, but South and Central Asia as well. In addition to exploring the interplay between nationalism and Cold War bipolarity during the first postwar decades, authors Alice Lyman Miller and Richard Wich chart the rise of largely export-led economies that are increasingly making the region the global center of gravity, and document efforts in the ongoing search for regional integration. The book also traces the origins and evolution of deep-rooted issues that remain high on the international agenda, such as the Taiwan question, the division of Korea and the threat of nuclear proliferation, the Kashmir issue, and the nuclearized Indian-Pakistani conflict, and offers an account of the rise of China and its implications for regional and global security and prosperity. Primary documents excerpted throughout the text - such as leaders' talks and speeches, international agreements, secret policy assessments - enrich accounts of events, offering readers insight into policymakers' assumptions and perceptions at the time.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Alice Lyman Miller, Richard Wich
Editore: Stanford University Press, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Stanford University Press, United States, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 251 x 178 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. At the conclusion of World War II, Asia was hardly more than a geographic expression. Yet today we recognize Asia as a vibrant and assertive region, fully transformed from the vulnerable nation-states that emerged following the Second World War. The transformation was by no means an inevitable one, but the product of two key themes that have dominated Asia s international relations since 1945: the competition between the United States and the Soviet Union to enlist the region s states as assets in the Cold War, and the struggle of nationalistic Asian leaders to develop the domestic support to maintain power and independence in a dangerous international context.Becoming Asia provides a comprehensive, systemic account of how these themes played out in Asian affairs during the postwar years, covering not only East Asia, but South and Central Asia as well. In addition to exploring the interplay between nationalism and Cold War bipolarity during the first postwar decades, authors Alice Lyman Miller and Richard Wich chart the rise of largely export-led economies that are increasingly making the region the global center of gravity, and document efforts in the ongoing search for regional integration.The book also traces the origins and evolution of deep-rooted issues that remain high on the international agenda, such as the Taiwan question, the division of Korea and the threat of nuclear proliferation, the Kashmir issue, and the nuclearized Indian-Pakistani conflict, and offers an account of the rise of China and its implications for regional and global security and prosperity. Primary documents excerpted throughout the text-such as leaders talks and speeches, international agreements, secret policy assessments-enrich accounts of events, offering readers insight into policymakers assumptions and perceptions at the time. Codice libro della libreria AAJ9780804771511

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 25,43
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Alice Lyman Miller, Richard Wich
Editore: Stanford University Press, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Stanford University Press, United States, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 251 x 178 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. At the conclusion of World War II, Asia was hardly more than a geographic expression. Yet today we recognize Asia as a vibrant and assertive region, fully transformed from the vulnerable nation-states that emerged following the Second World War. The transformation was by no means an inevitable one, but the product of two key themes that have dominated Asia s international relations since 1945: the competition between the United States and the Soviet Union to enlist the region s states as assets in the Cold War, and the struggle of nationalistic Asian leaders to develop the domestic support to maintain power and independence in a dangerous international context.Becoming Asia provides a comprehensive, systemic account of how these themes played out in Asian affairs during the postwar years, covering not only East Asia, but South and Central Asia as well. In addition to exploring the interplay between nationalism and Cold War bipolarity during the first postwar decades, authors Alice Lyman Miller and Richard Wich chart the rise of largely export-led economies that are increasingly making the region the global center of gravity, and document efforts in the ongoing search for regional integration.The book also traces the origins and evolution of deep-rooted issues that remain high on the international agenda, such as the Taiwan question, the division of Korea and the threat of nuclear proliferation, the Kashmir issue, and the nuclearized Indian-Pakistani conflict, and offers an account of the rise of China and its implications for regional and global security and prosperity. Primary documents excerpted throughout the text-such as leaders talks and speeches, international agreements, secret policy assessments-enrich accounts of events, offering readers insight into policymakers assumptions and perceptions at the time. Codice libro della libreria AAJ9780804771511

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 25,35
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Alice Miller; Richard Wich
Editore: Stanford University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Stanford University Press, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria SONG0804771510

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 21,89
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,69
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Miller, Alice Lyman; Wich, Richard
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Codice libro della libreria 97808047715110000000

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 28,21
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Alice Lyman Miller
Editore: Stanford University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi Quantità: 2
Da
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Stanford University Press, 2011. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria IB-9780804771511

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 25,93
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,69
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Alice Lyman Miller
Editore: Stanford University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi Quantità: 1
Da
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Stanford University Press, 2011. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria CA-9780804771511

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 20,95
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 10,40
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Alice Lyman Miller
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 178mm x 23mm x 251mm. Paperback. This work fills a gap by providing a comprehensive, systemic account of Asian affairs, including South and Central Asia along with East Asia. It explains how Asia, hardly more than a geogr.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 314 pages. 0.576. Codice libro della libreria 9780804771511

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 32,34
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Alice Lyman Miller, Richard Wich
Editore: Stanford University Press 2011-01-20, Palo Alto (2011)
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Stanford University Press 2011-01-20, Palo Alto, 2011. paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 9780804771511

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 27,72
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 5,20
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Miller, Alice Lyman & Wich, Richard.
Editore: Stanford University Press, Palo Alto (2011)
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi Softcover Quantità: 2
Da
Ad Infinitum Books
(Mount Vernon, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Stanford University Press, Palo Alto, 2011. Softcover. Condizione libro: New. 336 pages. Softcover. New book. ASIA. At the conclusion of World War II, Asia was hardly more than a geographic expression. Yet today we recognize Asia as a vibrant and assertive region, fully transformed from the vulnerable nation-states that emerged following the Second World War. The transformation was by no means an inevitable one, but the product of two key themes that have dominated Asia's international relations since 1945: the competition between the United States and the Soviet Union to enlist the region's states as assets in the Cold War, and the struggle of nationalistic Asian leaders to develop the domestic support to maintain power and independence in a dangerous international context. Becoming Asia provides a comprehensive, systemic account of how these themes played out in Asian affairs during the postwar years, covering not only East Asia, but South and Central Asia as well. In addition to exploring the interplay between nationalism and Cold War bipolarity during the first postwar decades, authors Alice Lyman Miller and Richard Wich chart the rise of largely export-led economies that are increasingly making the region the global center of gravity, and document efforts in the ongoing search for regional integration. The book also traces the origins and evolution of deep-rooted issues that remain high on the international agenda, such as the Taiwan question, the division of Korea and the threat of nuclear proliferation, the Kashmir issue, and the nuclearized Indian-Pakistani conflict, and offers an account of the rise of China and its implications for regional and global security and prosperity. Primary documents excerpted throughout the textÑsuch as leaders' talks and speeches, international agreements, secret policy assessmentsÑenrich accounts of events, offering readers insight into policymakers' assumptions and perceptions at the time. Alice Lyman Miller is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and teaches at Stanford University and the United States Naval Postgraduate School. She is the founding editor of the Hoover Institution's China Leadership Monitor and author of Science and Dissent in Post-Mao China (1996). Richard Wich has extensive government and academic experience in Communist and Asian affairs. He is a visiting scholar at John Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies and is the author of Sino-Soviet Crisis Politics (1980). "This elegant synthesis of the major events and their interactions in the extraordinarily complex international politics of Asia after WWII is an important contribution. Tailor made for advanced courses on the history of Asian international relations, its readability and narrative structure also offer the general reader access to a historical perspective on a region that is transforming the world today."ÑCarla Freeman, PhD, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies "Alice Lyman Miller and Richard Wich have done a great service in this thorough and thoughtful volume. The historical depth, detailed analysis, and broad geographic scope of Becoming Asia put it in a class by itself among the fine surveys of Asian international relations in the last century."ÑRobert Sutter, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University At the conclusion of World War II, Asia was hardly more than a geographic expression. Yet today we recognize Asia as a vibrant and assertive region, fully transformed from the vulnerable nation-states that emerged following the Second World War. The transformation was by no means an inevitable one, but the product of two key themes that have dominated Asia's international relations since 1945: the competition between the United States and the Soviet Union to enlist the region's states as assets in the Cold War, and the struggle of nationalistic Asian leaders to develop the domestic support to maintain power and independence in a dangerous international context. Becoming Asia provides a comprehensive, systemic acc. book. Codice libro della libreria 73032X1

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 28,57
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 4,62
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

Miller, Alice; Wich, Richard
Editore: Stanford University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 0804771510 ISBN 13: 9780804771511
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Stanford University Press, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0804771510

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 34,36
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro