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020 _a9781610390330 (hardcover)
020 _z9781610390347 (e-book)
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050 0 0 _aJZ1670
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100 1 _aMahbubani, Kishore,
_eauthor.
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245 1 4 _aThe great convergence :
_bAsia, the West, and the logic of one world /
_cKishore Mahbubani.
250 _aFirst edition.
300 _avii, 315 pages ;
_c24 cm
504 _aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 275-297) and index.
505 0 _aA 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.
520 _a"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 The enormous blunders since committed by the US and Europe mean deference has been replaced by disquiet.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"--
650 0 _aInternational relations.
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650 0 _aInternational economic relations.
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650 0 _aGlobalization.
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650 0 _aGlobal Financial Crisis, 2008-2009.
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650 0 _aEast and West.
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651 0 _aAsia
_xForeign relations.
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651 0 _aAsia
_xForeign economic relations.
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_axn08 2013-02-12 1 copy rec'd., to CIP ver.
_ire12 2013-02-28 telework to CALM
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