The Routledge Handbook of Asian Security Studies

The Routledge Handbook of Asian Security Studies


The Handbook of Asian safeguard Studies offers an in depth exploration of protection dynamics within the 3 distinctive subregions that contain Asia, and likewise bridges the examine of those areas by means of exploring the geopolitical hyperlinks among each one of them.

This guide is split geographically into 4 major parts:

Part I: Northeast Asia
Part II: South Asia
Part III: Southeast Asia
Part IV: go neighborhood Issues

Despite the richness and complexity of safety concerns in Asia, and the theoretical and conceptual debates those have spawned, there's no unmarried quantity that students can flip to for succinct, cogent and dispassionate research of those concerns. The Handbook of Asian protection Studies fills this significant hole within the literature, facing all significant safeguard matters within the sector which diversity from unresolved territorial disputes (maritime and inland), irredentist claims and intra-state conflicts to transnational terrorist pursuits and nuclear rivalries.

This quantity includes essays via many prime students within the box and may be crucial analyzing for all scholars of Asian safety, Asian politics, and diplomacy in general.

Sumit Ganguly is a professor of Political technological know-how and holds the Rabindranath Tagore Chair in Indian Cultures and Civilizations at Indiana college, Bloomington. he's the writer, co-author, editor or co-editor of a few 15 books on South Asian politics. he's additionally the founding editor of the one refereed, social technology magazine dedicated to the learn of up to date India, The India evaluation and a founding editor of Asian Security.

Andrew Scobell is affiliate Professor of foreign Affairs and Director of the China certificates software on the Bush university of presidency and Public Affairs at Texas A&M collage positioned in university Station, Texas. he's co-editor of the magazine Asian safeguard and has edited or co-edited 12 books on Asian safety topics.

Joseph Chinyong Liow is affiliate Professor and Head of study on the Rajaratnam university of overseas reports, Nanyang Technical college, Singapore. he's co-editor of Order and safeguard in Southeast Asia (Routledge 2005) and writer of The Politics of Indonesia-Malaysia family: One relatives, international locations (Routledge 2005).

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