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Asian Values: Encounter with Diversity
     

Asian Values: Encounter with Diversity

by Josiane Cauquelin
 

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This book opens with an examination of values themselves, grappling with western assertions of individual human rights and the eastern emphasis on duties, and analysing selected Asian philosophical and religious traditions. Several case studies follow, on countries the Philippines, Japan, China, Malaysia and Thailand. The purpose of the book is to help westerners

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This book opens with an examination of values themselves, grappling with western assertions of individual human rights and the eastern emphasis on duties, and analysing selected Asian philosophical and religious traditions. Several case studies follow, on countries the Philippines, Japan, China, Malaysia and Thailand. The purpose of the book is to help westerners in particular to understand and appreciate better the changes taking place in Asia, to handle relations more sensitively, and thereby to help bring Europe and Asia together.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700713240
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/05/2000
Pages:
207
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.48(d)

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