Nationalism in Asia

A History Since 1945
Product Number: EB00670338
Released: May 24, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118508190
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Description

Using a comparative, interdisciplinary approach, Nationalism in Asia analyzes currents of nationalism in five contemporary Asian societies: China, India, Indonesia, Japan, and South Korea. -Explores the ways in which nationalism is expressed, embraced, challenged, and resisted in contemporary China, India, Indonesia, Japan, and South Korea using a comparative, interdisciplinary approach -Provides an important trans-national and trans-regional analysis by looking at five countries that span Northeast, Southeast, and South Asia -Features comparative analysis of identity politics, democracy, economic policy, nation branding, sports, shared trauma, memory and culture wars, territorial disputes, national security and minorities -Offers an accessible, thematic narrative written for non-specialists, including a detailed and up-to-date bibliography -Gives readers an in-depth understanding of the ramifications of nationalism in these countries for the future of Asia

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Author(s): Jeff Kingston
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Apr 27, 2016

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