Michael D. Barr
Publisher: Routledge (November 13, 2004)
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Cultural Politics and Asian Values appears on the political, cultural and non secular heritage of East and Southeast Asian societies and people of 'the West', so that it will seeing how they're affecting modern nationwide and foreign politics: democratization, the foreign human rights discourse, NGOs and globalization.The ebook surveys the political historical past and pre-history of the 'Asian values' debate, taking it as much as the period of Megawati Sukarnoputri, Chen Shui-bian and Kim Dae-jung. In chapters on Confucianism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity and liberalism, Barr explores the histories and conceptual essences of the realm religions desirous about or laid low with the talk.