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The Resource The great convergence : Asia, the West, and the logic of one world, Kishore Mahbubani

The great convergence : Asia, the West, and the logic of one world, Kishore Mahbubani

Label
The great convergence : Asia, the West, and the logic of one world
Title
The great convergence
Title remainder
Asia, the West, and the logic of one world
Statement of responsibility
Kishore Mahbubani
Title variation
Asia, the West, and the logic of one world
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Before the current international economic crisis, Asian policymakers deferred to their Western counterparts. The enormous blunders since committed by the US and Europe mean deference has been replaced by disquiet. Asia's concern is that the world will soon come to grief if both the US and Europe fail to make fundamental readjustments. An America and EU that takes serious economic measures will cause the rest of the world pain, as Western consumption and imports diminish. But there is no painless solution: only when the West gets its house in order can Asia hope for a more sustainable future"--
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Provided by publisher
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NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mahbubani, Kishore
Dewey number
327.50182/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • JZ1670
  • JZ1670
LC item number
  • .M33 2013
  • .M33 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International relations
  • International economic relations
  • Globalization
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • East and West
  • Asia
  • Asia
Label
The great convergence : Asia, the West, and the logic of one world, Kishore Mahbubani
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-297) and index
Contents
A new global civilization -- A theory of one world -- Global irrationality -- Seven global contradictions -- Will geopolitics derail convergence? -- A barrier to convergence -- Converging on global convergence -- Conclusion : because everything that rises must converge
Control code
sky253358939
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
315 p.
Isbn
9781610390330
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012046077
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
The great convergence : Asia, the West, and the logic of one world, Kishore Mahbubani
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-297) and index
Contents
A new global civilization -- A theory of one world -- Global irrationality -- Seven global contradictions -- Will geopolitics derail convergence? -- A barrier to convergence -- Converging on global convergence -- Conclusion : because everything that rises must converge
Control code
sky253358939
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
315 p.
Isbn
9781610390330
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012046077
Other physical details
ill., map

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