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Asian Power And Politics: The Cultural Dimensions of Authority

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In a major new book, Lucian Pye reconceptualizes Asian political development as a product of cultural attitudes about power and authority. He contrasts the great traditions of Confucian East Asia with the Southeast Asian cultures and the South Asian traditions of Hinduism and Islam, and explores the national differences within these larger civilizations.

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Paperback, 430 pages
Published March 15th 1988 by Belknap Press (first published September 1985)
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