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978-0-9818904-1-8
Sept 2010 | 356 pp

Strategic Asia 2010-11: Asia's Rising Power and America's Continued Purpose

Ashley J. Tellis, Andrew Marble and Travis Tanner, eds.


Strategic Asia 2010-11: Asia’s Rising Power and America’s Continued Purpose marks the tenth anniversary edition of NBR’s Strategic Asia series and takes stock of the Strategic Asia region by providing an integrated perspective on the major issues that influence stability in the region. In this volume, leading experts examine Asia’s performance in nine key functional areas to provide a continent-wide net assessment of the core trends and issues affecting the region.

Table of Contents

Strategic Asia: Continuing Success with Continuing Risks
Ashley J. Tellis

The Geopolitics of Strategic Asia, 2000-2020
Aaron L. Friedberg

Asia and the World Economy in 2030: Growth, Integration, and Governance
Peter A. Petri

Military Modernization in the Asia-Pacific: Assessing New Capabilities
Richard A. Bitzinger

The Rise of Energy and Resource Nationalism in Asia
Mikkal E. Herberg

The Implications of Expanded Nuclear Energy in Asia
Charles D. Ferguson

Asia’s Security and the Contested Global Commons
Abraham M. Denmark

Climate Change and Environmental Impact
Richard A. Matthew

Asia-Pacific Demographics in 2010-2040: Implications for Strategic Balance
Nicholas Eberstadt

Politico-Economic and Radical Islamic Challenges to Democracy in Asia
Sumit Ganguly and Manjeet S. Pardesi

Strategic Asia by the Numbers 2010-11

Other Volumes

Strategic Asia 2014–15: U.S. Alliances and Partnerships at the Center of Global Power
Ashley J. Tellis, Abraham M. Denmark and Greg Chaffin, eds.

Strategic Asia 2013-14: Asia in the Second Nuclear Age
Ashley J. Tellis, Abraham M. Denmark and Travis Tanner, eds.

Strategic Asia 2012-13: China’s Military Challenge
Ashley J. Tellis and Travis Tanner, eds.

Strategic Asia 2011-12: Asia Responds to Its Rising Powers - China and India
Ashley J. Tellis, Travis Tanner and Jessica Keough, eds.

Strategic Asia 2010-11: Asia's Rising Power and America's Continued Purpose
Ashley J. Tellis, Andrew Marble and Travis Tanner, eds.

Strategic Asia 2009–10: Economic Meltdown and Geopolitical Stability
Ashley J. Tellis, Andrew Marble and Travis Tanner, eds.

Strategic Asia 2008–09: Challenges and Choices
Ashley J. Tellis, Mercy Kuo and Andrew Marble, eds.

Strategic Asia 2007–08: Domestic Political Change and Grand Strategy
Ashley J. Tellis and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2006–07: Trade, Interdependence, and Security
Ashley J. Tellis and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2005–06: Military Modernization in an Era of Uncertainty
Ashley J. Tellis and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2004–05: Confronting Terrorism in the Pursuit of Power
Ashley J. Tellis and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2003–04: Fragility and Crisis
Richard J. Ellings, Aaron L. Friedberg and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2002–03: Asian Aftershocks
Richard J. Ellings, Aaron L. Friedberg and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2001–02: Power and Purpose
Richard J. Ellings and Aaron L. Friedberg, eds.