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Crisis and Conflict in Asia

Local, Regional and International Responses
  • 295 Pages
  • 3.43 MB
  • English

Nova Science Publishers
POLITICS & GOVERNMENT, Politics and government, Financial crises, Asia, History - General History, History: World, Foreign relations, Asia - General, 1945-, Crises, Hi
ContributionsPurnendra Jain (Editor), Greg O"Leary (Editor), Felix Patrikeeff (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8846432M
ISBN 101590331745
ISBN 139781590331743

Introduction: Regional Crisis and Conflict: Causes and Responses. Perspectives on Crisis and Conflict / Greg O'Leary and Purnendra Jain. Preventing Deadly Conflict (Keynote Address) / Gareth Evans. Strategic Dimensions of the Crisis in Asia / Bob Catley.

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About this book. This book focuses on the crisis that brought India and Pakistan to the brink of war. Authors focus on: the political history that led to the crisis; the conventional military environment, the nuclear environment and coercive diplomacy and de-escalation during the crisis; and how South Asia can avoid similar crises in the future.

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In response to critical gaps in existing conflict data, The State of Conflict and Violence in Asia presents a concise, evidence-based overview of the complexity of violence in 14 Asian countries, including some of the most entrenched and complex places in the world.

Drawing on The Asia Foundation’s own long-standing experience in each country, the volume reports historical patterns and current trends in conflict. This will be explored in the final segment of the book. This is an adapted excerpt from John’s book, “Smiling Tiger, Hidden Dragon” – a timely and comprehensive book that gives a fresh approach to conflict management from an Asian perspective.

South Asia saw three prominent crises in the span of a decade–the Kargil conflict, the Twin Peaks crisis, and the Mumbai Crisis and Conflict in Asia book of which saw the United States take the lead as a crisis manager while other actors, including China, played the role of an enabler in defusing the crisis.

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This book looks at major contemporary conflicts —intra and interstate— in Southeast Asia from a conflict management perspective. Starting with the view that the conventional ASEAN conflict-management methods have ceased to be effective, it looks for new conflict-management patterns and trends by investigating seven contemporary cases of conflict in the region.

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It explores issues such as competition over resources, and looks at how crisis and conflict impact upon developing country agriculture for both the physical and human agricultural landscape. Security and Conflict in East Asia provides a timely and thorough analysis of the sources and implications of conflict on the Korean peninsula, China and Japan, the three biggest economies in the world.

This analysis provides the building blocks for effective solutions to manage these, and is a vital resource to those seeking a clearer understanding of conflict in the most pivotal region in. Improving access to healthcare, preventing gender based violence, and providing mental health services are essential to improve the health of people affected by conflict in South Asia, argue Siddarth David and colleagues According to the Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP), a conflict is a contested incompatibility that concerns government, territory, or both, in which the use of armed force.

The book has four main chapters each covering a different sub-region and conflict. The first gives an account of Cambodia and the ‘death of the Khmer Rouge’ as it is aptly subtitled.

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This chapter first introduces the empirical scope of this book – providing a broad overview of the global resource boom of the s, the resource security challenges it has posed, and emerging patterns of inter-governmental conflict these have engendered.

Conflict and peace in South Asia connect with a diverse array of factors, ranging from poverty, nuclear proliferation, heavy military expenditure at the expense of development and social goods, militancy, insurgency, illegal migration, environmental degradation, resource depletion, child labor, gender discrimination, and so on.

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