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Social change, innovation and politics in East Asia

Social change, innovation and politics in East Asia

essays in honor of Professor Ardath W. Burks

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Published by Asian Research Service in Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burks, Ardath W.,
  • East Asia -- Politics and government,
  • East Asia -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    Statementedited by Yong Soon Yim, H.T. Wilson and Richard W. Wilson
    SeriesAsian studies monograph series
    ContributionsBurks, Ardath W, Yim, Yong Soon, Wilson, H. T, Wilson, Richard W., 1933-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination180 p. ;
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14631033M

      Sunhyuk Kim, NGOs and Social Protection in East Asia: Korea, Thailand and Indonesia, Asian Journal of Political Science, 23, 1, (23), (). Crossref Rana S. Gautam, Banking crises and social policy: the case of Latin America and the Caribbean, Journal of International and Comparative Social Policy, 31, 3, (), (). This special issue is focused on a core mission area of Technology Forecasting and Social Change (TFSC) which is the interaction between technology and future social change. Here we are interested in how National Innovation Systems (NISs) interact with technology based social entrepreneurship aimed at social change.

      Asia’s Spring was focused not on building revolutions to sweep aside old powers, but to bring concrete changes to a society and increase citizens’ ability to have a say in their society. Change rarely happens in a year, and a greater role of youth and technology could bridge the gaps between the movement’s goals and its current capacity. John Nelson is Professor of East Asian religions in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, University of San Francisco. He is the author of Experimental Buddhism: Innovation and Activism in Contemporary Japan (, University of Hawaii; co-winner of the Numata Prize for 'outstanding book in Buddhist Studies'), two books on Shinto in contemporary Japan (A Year in the Life of a.

    This book offers an interpretive and critical comparative politics analysis of the post development trajectory of the broad East Asian region and its component countries. The discussion considers the region and its countries in terms of their historical legacies (colonialism, war and the. East Asia and Latin America. 3. Instructor’s Introduction Inter-regional comparison is one of the most effective ways to gain a balanced view of economic development and the nexus of politics, economics, and social change. This unit takes East Asia and Latin America as the cases for such a comparison. The comparison of these two regions is.


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