Historical Dictionary Of International Organizations In Asia And The Pacific by Derek McdougallHistorical Dictionary Of International Organizations In Asia And The Pacific by Derek Mcdougall

Historical Dictionary Of International Organizations In Asia And The Pacific

byDerek Mcdougall

Hardcover | December 11, 2001

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The first reference of its kind, this A-to-Z compendium emphasizes intergovernmental organizations, but includes entries relating to the policies of a number of states toward Asia- Pacific regionalism, as well as entries relating to links with other regions or regional entities, such as the European Union. To place the international organizations into the broader context of international politics, the author has also included some entries on major international developments in the Asia-Pacific region since 1945. The intergovernmental organizations can be grouped into four broad types: 1. Region-wide 2. Sub-regional 3. Universal with regional presence 4. Regional and sub-regional functional
Derek McDougall is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Melbourne, Australia. He was Review Editor for the Australian Journal of Political Science, 1996-99.
Title:Historical Dictionary Of International Organizations In Asia And The PacificFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 8.82 × 5.62 × 0.81 inPublished:December 11, 2001Publisher:Scarecrow PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0810840936

ISBN - 13:9780810840935

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Editor's Foreword Jon Woronoff Chapter 2 Preface Chapter 3 Acknowledgments Chapter 4 List of Abbreviations and Acronyms Chapter 5 Map: East Asia and Neighboring Countries Chapter 6 Map: The Pacific Islands Region Chapter 7 Selected Chronology of International Organizations in Asia and the Pacific Chapter 8 Introduction Chapter 9 THE DICTIONARY Chapter 10 Appendix 1: Web Sites and Mailing Addresses for Selected Organizations Chapter 11 Appendix 2: Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN): Key Documents Chapter 12 Selected Bibliography Chapter 13 About the Author

Editorial Reviews

...a handy, accurate...compendium of recent and current Asian and Pacific associations, and as such is recommended to libraries, officials, and international relations scholars...