Accession Number:

ADA528636

Title:

Issues for Engagement: Asian Perspectives on Transnational Security Challenges

Descriptive Note:

Edited book

Corporate Author:

ASIA-PACIFIC CENTER FOR SECURITY STUDIES HONOLULU HI

Report Date:

2010-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

92.0

Abstract:

Faculty members at the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies APCSS have endeavored to gather in this volume a series of perspectives from the Asia-Pacific region. The resulting product of their efforts, in the form of this collection of essays, is intended to offer perspectives APCSS faculty have gathered from recent travels and other intersections with diverse groups dealing with these challenges regularly. As you would expect, the common thread is the diversity of perspectives, leading to various strategies, policies and actions to accomplish national objectives related to prioritized security challenges. The book contains the following essays Russias Transnational Security Challenges, Policies, and International Cooperation, by Rouben Azizian The Perfect Storm Thailands Security Predicament, by Miemie Winn Byrd Transnational Security Threats to Indonesia, by James R. Campbell Cambodias Transnational Security Challenges, by Jessica H. S. Ear US-Oceania Security Cooperation in the Post 911 World Whose Agendas and Priorities by Gerard A. Finin Japans Transnational Security Agenda, by David Fouse Republic of Korea Meeting the Challenge of Transnational Threats in the Twenty-First Century, by Steven Kim Afghanistan at a Crossroads Transnational Challenges and the New Afghan State, by Kerry Lynn Nankivell Transnational Security Challenges in India, by Rollie Lal Perceptions of Transnational Security Threat in Malaysia and Singapore Windows of Cooperative Opportunities for the United States, by Yoichiro Sato Sri Lanka Transnational Security and Postinsurgency Issues, by Shyam Tekwani and Vietnamese Perspectives on Transnational Security Challenges, by Alexander Vuving.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science
  • Sociology and Law
  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE