Islam, Oil, and Geopolitics : Central Asia after September 11 /

Once an obscure and little-known region, Central Asia has become an important test of America's ability to consistently promote global liberal change, of Russia's true foreign policy agenda, and of China's readiness to translate economic power into political influence. Terrorism, econ...

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Imprint:Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006.
Description:1 online resource (317 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Geopolitics -- Asia, Central.
Islam and politics -- Asia, Central.
Energy policy -- Asia, Central.
HISTORY -- Asia -- Central Asia.
HISTORY -- Asia -- General.
Energy policy.
Geopolitics.
Islam and politics.
Islam.
Geopolitiek.
Internationale politiek.
Energievraagstuk.
Central Asia.
Midden-Azië.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11404315
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Other authors / contributors:Van Wie Davis, Elizabeth.
Azizian, Rouben.
Abdullaev, K. N. (Kamolidin Nadzhmidinovich)
Christoffersen, Gaye.
Wie Davis, Elizabeth Van.
Shaolei, Feng.
Guang, Pan.
Hunter, Shireen.
Khamidov, Alisher.
Konarovsky, Mikhail A.
Lafraie, Najibullah.
Laumulin, Murat.
Lounev, Sergey I.
Malashenko, Aleksei V.
Myadar, Orhon.
Shimizu, Manabu.
Simons Jr, Thomas W.
Smith, Robert.
Troush, Sergei.
Wu, Kang.
Yinhong, Shi.
ISBN:9781461638285
1461638283
9780742541283
0742541282
0742541290
9780742541290
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-288) and index.
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Summary:Once an obscure and little-known region, Central Asia has become an important test of America's ability to consistently promote global liberal change, of Russia's true foreign policy agenda, and of China's readiness to translate economic power into political influence. Terrorism, economics, and politics all converge in this strategic region, with important implications for Asia and the world. A set of international contributors focuses on three important issues that are usually_and unfortunately_analyzed separately: Islamic political issues, energy security, and geopolitical maneuvering. This.
Other form:Print version: Van Wie Davis, Elizabeth. Islam, Oil, and Geopolitics : Central Asia after September 11. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2006 9780742541290