The Future Is Asian

The Future Is Asian Commerce, Conflict, and Culture in the 21st Century

First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition

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Synopsis

"The 'Asian Century' is even bigger than you think. Far greater than just China, the new Asian system taking shape is a multi-civilizational order spanning Saudi Arabia to Japan, Russia to Australia, Turkey to Indonesia--linking five billion people through trade, finance, infrastructure, and diplomatic networks that together represent 40 percent of global GDP. China has taken a lead in building the new Silk Roads across Asia, but it will not lead it alone. Rather, Asia is rapidly returning to the centuries-old patterns of commerce, conflict, and cultural exchange that thrived long before European colonialism and American dominance. Asians will determine their own future--and as they collectively assert their interests around the world, they will determine ours as well. There is no more important region of the world for us to better understand than Asia--and thus we cannot afford to keep getting Asia so wrong. Asia's complexity has led t

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Book information

ISBN: 9781501196263
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Imprint: Simon & Schuster
Pub date:
Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
DEWEY: 330.95
DEWEY edition: 23
Number of pages: 433
Weight: 618g
Height: 162mm
Width: 236mm
Spine width: 38mm