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Author Kang, David C. (David Chan-oong), 1965-

Title East Asia before the West : five centuries of trade and tribute / David C. Kang

Publ Info New York : Columbia University Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Prov.  HF3820.5 .K36 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HF3820.5 .K36 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HF3820.5 .K36 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 221 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Contemporary Asia in the world
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-212) and index
Contents The puzzle : war and peace in East Asian history -- Ideas : hierarchy, status, and hegemony -- States : the Confucian society -- Diplomacy : the tribute system -- War : the longer peace -- Trade : international economic relations -- Frontiers : nomads and islands -- Lessons : history forward and backward
LC subject East Asia -- Commerce -- History
East Asia -- Foreign relations
East Asia -- Politics and government
ISBN 9780231153188 (cloth : acid-free paper)
023115318X (cloth : acid-free paper)
9780231526746 (e-book)
0231526741 (e-book)