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Asia-Pacific Security : An Introduction (Reprint) (Paperback)

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This new textbook gathers an international roster of top security studies scholars to provide an overview of Asia-Pacific’s international relations and pressing contemporary security issues. It is a suitable introduction for undergraduate and masters students' use in international relations and security studies courses. Merging a strong theoretical component with rich contemporary and historical empirical examples, Asia-Pacific Security examines the region's key players and challenges as well as a spectrum of proposed solutions for improving regional stability. Major topics include in-depth looks at the United States' relationship with China; Security concerns presented by small and microstates, the region's largest group of nations; threats posed by terrorism and insurgency; the region's accelerating arms race and the potential for an Asian war; the possible roles of multilateralism, security communities, and human security as part of solutions to regional problems.

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 298.0
Genre: Political Science
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Georgetown Univ Pr
Language: English
Street Date: October 1, 2016
TCIN: 51712667
UPC: 9781626163454
Item Number (DPCI): 248-29-9712

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