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Comprising 60.3 percent of the world's 7.2 billion population, Asia is an enigma to many in the West. Hugely dynamic in its demographic, economic, technological and financial development, its changes are as rapid as they are diverse. The SAGE Handbook of Asian Foreign Policy provides the reader with a clear, balanced and comprehensive overview on Asia's foreign policy and accompanying theoretical trends. Placing the diverse and dynamic substance of Asia's international relations first, and bringing together an authoritative assembly of contributors from across the world, this is a reliable introduction to non-Western intellectual traditions in Asia. VOLUME 1: PART 1: Theories; PART 2: Themes; PART 3: Transnational Politics; PART 4: Domestic Politics; PART 5; Transnational Economics. VOLUME 2: PART 6: Foreign Policies of Asian States; ...

Asia and the United Nations
Asia and the united nations
Sebastian von Einsiedel David M. Malone Anthony Yazaki
Introduction1

Asia has undergone a massive transformation in recent decades, from a region stricken by poverty to a driver of global economic growth with rapidly increasing geopolitical weight. At least until recently, this rise has not been matched by concomitant political engagement in international institutions on matters of global security, particularly at the United Nations (UN). This should be a cause of concern for the UN because its role, relevance, and legitimacy in international security depend on the buy-in of ...

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