Nature and Culture: Environmental Issues in Asia

The chapters in this volume provide interesting cases of environmental constraints to development within sets of contrasting contexts – land-based resources (the hilly district of Dazhai and the... read more


Global Financial Crisis in the Asian Context: Repercussions and Responses

This volume focuses on the Asian financial crisis of the late 1990s and the 2008 financial crisis that originated in the United States. How have these crises affected Asia? How has the Asia coped?... read more


Religions, Regionalism, and Globalization in Asia

Introduction The articles included in this compendium were selected from papers originally delivered during the 5th International Conference of the Ateneo Center for Asian Studies held last February... read more


Negotiating Globalization in Asia

This volume gathers the papers delivered during the Ateneo Center for Asian Studies 2004 conference on nationalism and globalization in the Asian context, which eventually evolved into the present... read more


Asian Cooperation: Problems and Challenges in the New Century

This volume discusses the challenges to Asian cooperation from the points of view of political, economic, and sociological disciplines. It approaches the issue of cooperation from different levels:... read more


Before and After September 11, 2001: An Asian Perspective

Since the first anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, many events have continued to threaten the peace and well-being of nations and communities all over the world. Aside from the war on Iraq which... read more