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Globalisation and East Asian Politics

Enrolment code: HSA258/358

Offered: not offered in 2003

Unit description:

Examines the political development of the countries of the East Asian region – Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia – in the context of the international political economy. The unit begins with an introduction to the main interpretations of international political economy. It then considers: the relationship between the countries of East Asia and the US-dominated postwar international political economy; the nature of an East Asian model of political economy, pioneered by Japan, and the extent to which it may be imitated in the region; the challenge of this East Asian model to international political economy; the potential for an East Asian regionalism; and the pressures for radical change in the political economy of East Asia as a result of the financial crisis in the region.

Staff Dr DM Jones, Dr T Narramore For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2 lectures weekly, 1 tutorial fortnightly (13 wks) Timetable
Prerequisites 25% at level 100 in Political Science or equiv  
Mutual exclusions HMA258/358  
Assessment mode 2,500-word essay (40%), 1,000-word report (10%), tutorial participation (10%), 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] Political Science
Asian Studies
 
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Social Science (Police Studies)
Bachelor of Social Science
 
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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