Culture and Society in the Asia-Pacific

Anno: 1998
Rilegatura: Paperback / softback
Pagine: 280 p.
Testo in English
Dimensioni: 248 x 191 mm
Peso: 499 gr.
  • EAN: 9780415172783
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This important new text examines the crucial social and cultural factors associated with the rise of the Asia- Pacific region at the end of the Twentieth Century. It takes a close look at those areas which have affected the everyday life of the people most directly. These include: * the family * gender relations and the position of women * religion * the arts, with specific reference to film * ethnic relations and population migration * education, and the images of the Asia-Pacific. The authors discuss real tensions between tradition and modernity in different nations of the Asia-Pacific, exploring the effects that economic growth has on powerful traditional cultures.