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Author Ferdinand, Peter.

Title Governance in Pacific Asia : Political Economy and Development from Japan to Burma
Published New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (433 pages)
Contents 1. Introduction; Why Pacific Asia? -- 2. New States, Old Nations and Nationalism -- 3. Political Culture, Social Values: Affinity and Diversity -- 4. Modernization Strategies and Multiple Modernities -- 5. Developmental States and Beyond -- 6. Industrial Policies -- 7. Agriculture -- 8. Financial Sector -- 9. Patterns of Business Across Pacific Asia -- 10. Welfare Societies -- 11. Political Development and Democratization -- 12. Tribulations of Democratic Consolidation -- 13. Regionalism and Regionalization in Pacific Asia -- 14. Conclusion
Summary This book examines the political economy of the states of Pacific Asia, stretching from Japan to Burma since the end of WWII
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-411) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Democratization -- East Asia.
Democratization -- Southeast Asia.
Regionalism -- East Asia.
Regionalism -- Southeast Asia.
Far East -- Economic conditions.
Far East -- Economic policy.
Far East -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Asia, Southeastern -- Economic conditions.
Asia, Southeastern -- Economic policy.
Asia, Southeastern -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1441134956 (electronic bk.)
9781441134950 (electronic bk.)