Political Handbook of Asia, 2007 Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1604263784
  • ISBN-13: 9781604263787
  • DDC: 320.95
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 892 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released November 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Political Handbook of Asia 2007 offers researchers a one-stop source for understanding the political climate in Asia. This volume covers North Korean's nuclear tests and the threat to security of the region; tensions between Taiwan and China; the growth of the economies of China and India and their need for sources of energy; central Asia's struggle with authoritarian governments in old soviet republics; and the rise of fundamentalist Islam and political violence in Uzbekistan, Pakistan, and Afghanistan.