Central Eurasia In Global Politics: Conflict, Security, And Development (International Studies in Sociology and Social Anthropology, V. 92)

By: Amineh, Mehdi Parvizi & Henk Houweling (eds.)

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This anthology brings together studies of post-colonial, post-Cold War Central Eurasia. This part of the world is in transition from Soviet institutions to independent statehood, nation building, resistance against state expansion, cultural change and the release of market forces. The theoretical framework of the study is called 'critical geo-politics.' The objective of the work is to better comprehend the nature of the post-colonial 'Great Game'. Part I studies US power projection activity in the region. America is extending its World War II trans-oceanic 'defense perimeter into the fossile fuel rich area between integrating Europe, recovering Russia and industrializing China. Part II details various aspects of state-nation building and soci-cultural and economic change in the region. Part III studies interactions between outsiders, neighbors and Central Asian Republics. Conflict and cooperation in the Caspian region is studied in part IV, with Aral Sea and Azerbijan as cases. Revised edition of the book published under the same title in 2004 (ISBN 90 04 12809 3).

Title: Central Eurasia In Global Politics: Conflict, Security, And Development (International Studies in Sociology and Social Anthropology, V. 92)

Author: Amineh, Mehdi Parvizi & Henk Houweling (eds.)

Categories: History, General, Asia,

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Publisher: Brill: 2005

ISBN Number: 9004144390

ISBN Number 13: 9789004144392

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Asia

Seller ID: 143556

Description: Book is in excellent condition; brand new book, still in shrink wrap, unopened. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind.