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THE FATE OF THE WEST: THE BATTLE TO SAVE THE WORLD'S MOST SUCCESSFUL POLITI CAL IDEA

By: Emmott, Bill

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Profile Books: 2017

Seller ID: RWARE0000043999

ISBN: 1781257795

Condition: Good


When faced with global instability and economic uncertainty, it is tempting for states to react by closing borders, hoarding wealth and solidifying po wer. We have seen it at various times in Japan, France and Italy and now it is infecting all of Europe and America, as the vote for Brexit in the UK h as vividly shown. This insularity, together with increased inequality of in come and wealth threatens the future role of the West as a font of stabilit y, prosperity and security. Part of the problem is that the principles of l iberal democracy upon which the success of the West has been built hav... View more info

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RIVALS: HOW THE POWER STRUGGLE BETWEEN CHINA INDIA AND JAPAN WILL SHAPE

By: Emmott, Bill

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin UK: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000040085

ISBN: 0141031409

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The world is changing, as political and economic power shift further towards Asia. In this penetrating book Bill Emmott shows the ways in which our future will be dominated not by one, but by three Asian giants - China, India and a newly resurgent Japan. How will competition between the emergent great powers in the East affect the West? What will the potential benefits, tensions and danger zones be? Emmott, former editor of the Economist, is one of th... View more info

SUN ALSO SETS

By: Emmott, Bill

Price: ¥1,700.00

Publisher: Crown: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000007721

ISBN: 0812918169

Condition: VF/F


Tight clean copy, protected in a brodart wrapper;Recent books have warned o f American vulnerability to Japan's economic prowess, for instance, Douglas Frantz and Catherine Collins's Selling Out: How We Are Letting Japan Buy O ur Land, Our Financial Institutions and Our Future . Emmott, formerly the T okyo correspondent for the London Economist , here reviews the economic and political arguments in a readable and balanced way. He concludes that pres ent Japanese strength is short-term, and that consumerism in the rising gen eration can only rise. View more info