East Asian Dynamism: Growth, Order And Security In The Pacific Region, Second Edition, 2nd Edition (Hardback) book cover

East Asian Dynamism

Growth, Order And Security In The Pacific Region, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

By Steve Chan


182 pages

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East Asian Dynamism continues to offer a succinct account of Pacific regional political economy from the dawn of the modern world system to projections of alternative futures. Steve Chan is a master at demystifying the geography, history, and culture of the region while bringing to life the current policy choices and dilemmas facing its people

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgments -- The Dawning of a Pacific Century -- East Meets West: Historical Background and Cultural Legacies -- Convergent Goals, Divergent Conduct -- Virtuous Cycle or Deleterious Feedback? -- Looking Forward: Alternative Futures -- Discussion Questions

About the Author

Steve Chan is professor of political science at the University of Colorado-Boulder. He has written seven books and numerous articles on East Asian and international political economy and is the author of a leading international relations textbook. His articles have appeared in leading journals such as the American Political Science Review, International Studies Quarterly, Comparative Political Studies, Journal of Conflict Resolution, and World Politics. He was a Fulbright scholar in Taiwan and Singapore and a recipient of the Karl W. Deutsch Award of the International Studies Association. The first edition of this book received Choice’s Outstanding Book Award in 1991.

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