Abstract List

 

Listed below are the abstracts for papers and posters selected for presentation at the conference.  They are listed alphabetically by the name of the presenter.  Please note that some abstracts were edited for length and/or clarity.   Please contact the EWC Associates Office if you would like to request a complete set of abstracts.

 

LAST NAME

FIRST NAME

ABSTRACT TITLE

Abdullah

Asma

Cultural Dimensions of Anglos, Australians, and Malaysians

Abe

Kiyoshi

Global Companies and De Facto Economic Integration in East Asia

Anant

Geetha Reddy

Multiculturalism and Progress: An Examination

of Select Areas in the Asia - Pacific Region

Aquino

Belinda

Philippine-American Relations Revisited

Armbruster

William

Terror at the Twin Towers: An American Perspective

Awang

Ab. Rahman

Seeded Microfiltration of Copper Using Modified Activated Carbon

Belliappa

Pemanda

Environmental Initiatives in India

Bennington

Jeannette

Presenting Art Exhibitions Across Cultures

Blasdel

Christopher

“Music Across Cultures” Shakuhachi in

the World – The World in the Shakuhachi

Brillantes

Alex

Decentralization and Federalism in the Philippines:

Lessons from Global Community

Brown

Brenda

The African Presence in Asia: The Case of Music and Dance

Burian

Chalintorn

Challenges of Globalization for Higher Education in Thailand

Camp

Nathan

Update on the Student-Initiated Overhaul of the EWC Degree Program

Caraway

Nancy

The Downside of Globalization: The Trafficking

in Persons, Especially Women and Children

Chan-Gonzaga

Crescencia

Reforms in Philippine Higher Education

Chanrochanakit

Pandit

White Mask, Brown Skin: The Politics of Navin Rawanchaikul ‘s Art

Chaiyasoot

Naris

Innovations in Thai Higher Education

Chia

Meng Tze

SIF’s role in Globalizing Singaporeans: A

Civic Participation Approach to Globalization

Christoffersen

Gaye

Asia-Pacific Concepts of Energy Security

Cortes

Bienvenido

Effects of Globalization and Macroeconomic

Policies on Income Inequality in the Philippines

Davis

Alonzo

Sangria

Diamond

Heather

No Woman is an Island: Gender and

Nationalism in the Staging of Hawai'i Folklore

Donohoue Clyne

Irene

The Import–Export of Educational Paradigms: Are

Western Education and Training Models Transferable?

Douglass

Michael

Globalization and Civil Society in the Context of Urbanization

and City Life in Pacific (East and Southeast) Asia

Ellis

Amanda

Women in the Workforce in Australia: Changing the Paradigm

Ernst

Dieter

From Digital Divides to Industrial Upgrading: Information

& Communication Technology and Asian Economic Development

Faizunissa

Azeema

Prosperity and Prospects of Borderless Economy for Pakistan

Faust

Don

Toward Globalization that Promotes Equity: The Education Factor

Feltz

William

Building Audiences for the Cultural Legacies of Other Nations

Furuhashi

Seiko

Diet in Wai‘anae: Attempts on Reclaiming Hawaiian Culture and Health

Gamage

Siri

Impact of Globalization on the Culture

of Sri Lankan-Australian Communities

Gan

Siowck-Lee

The Development and Impact of Regulations

Governing Distance Learning in Malaysia

Garmendia

Genevra

Fuzzy Borders And Fish Wars – A

Cautionary Tale For The South China Sea

Gills

Barry

Assessing Globalization in the Asia-Pacific: An Overview Analysis

Hadi

Yusuf

Innovation in Higher Education: The

Case of Universiti Malaysia Sarawak

Hariharan

M.

Globalisation of an Asia Pacific Community

in Culture and Arts: Performing Arts

Hartomo

Octavianus

Globalization – A View From Indonesian Private Universities

Hoffman

Timothy

Tao of Om: A Dualistic View of Human Aural Communication

Huang

Xiaoming

Culture, Institutions and Globalization: What

is ‘Chinese’ about Chinese Civilization?

Hyder

Zia

Arts and Culture of India and Globalisation

Ibrahim

Muhammad

Long Term Use of Potassium Chloride (MOP) and Potassium Sulphate

(SOP) to Study their Effects on Crop and Soil in Semi-Arid Region

Khondker

Habibul Haque

Globalization and Democracy: Reflections on Southeast Asia

Khondker

Habibul Haque

IT and the Public Sphere and Globalization: Perspective from Singapore

Kim

Ho-Jin

Economic Crisis and Reform Policies of Korea

Kim

Kyong Ju

The New Configuration of Korean Modernity in the Global Era

Komalasari

Rizky

Community-based Environmental Management in the Global

Age; Case Study of Clean Water Supply in Bandung, Indonesia

Komalasari

Rizky

Urban Transition in Vietnam and Livability

Lai

Phooi-Ching

How Globalization Affects the Classroom Teacher

Lau

Frederick

Composing from the Edge of the World:

Western Classical Music and Hybridity

Lewis

Nancy

Asia and the Pacific: Challenges of Globalization and Sustainability

Marten

Gerald

“Think Globally, Act Locally”: Making the Connection

McCauley

David

Assessing the Prospects for Central Asian Cooperation in Natural Resources Management after September 11th

Mena

Marino

Globalization : Its Impact on the Environment

Morito

Yoshihisa

Global English and Education for Peace

Nkemdirim

Lawrence

Globalization and Environmental Equity

Omar

Normah

Globalization, Corporate Governance and Corporate Financial

Reporting of Public Listed Companies In Malaysia: Are We Ready?

Patalinghug

Epictetus

Philippine Innovation System, University-

Industry Cooperation, and Venture Capital

Pawanteh

Latiffah

The Internet And The Mediazation Of Identities:

The Case Of Malaysian Adolescents

Pedersen

Paul

Happy Hell or Lonely Heaven: Re-entry of Graduates to Taiwan

Poerbonegoro

Anna

Education Policy Reform: Is Decentralization Better than Centralization

Prizzia

Ross

Globalization, Privatization and Social Responsibility: East and West

Ramler

Siegfried

Cutting Edge Issues in Education for the 21st

Century: A Global Perspective Covering Key Regions

Ramos

Laura

Key Drivers of IT in Financial Services in Asia Pacific

Ranganathan

Vasanthi

Knowledge Transfer: Integration In Education

Rashid

Khaleda

Social Attitude towards Technical Education

and Profession for Women in Bangladesh

Saleh

Harry Heriawan

Internal and International Migration: The

Strategy for Population Mobility Problems in Indonesia 

Sato

Yoichiro

Roadmaps to Xanadu? Competitive Aspects

of Trade Institution Building in the Asia-Pacific

Schwerin

Edward

The Internet in China and Taiwan: Political, Economic, and Cultural Implications

Seng

Seok-Hoon

Challenges of Globalisation for Teacher Education in Singapore

Suga

Michiko

Working Conditions of Trafficking Victims in Thailand

Tan

SooBoo

K12 e-Learning: A Role in Globalization?

Tan

Trudy

Asia Pacific Leadership Program

Taroepratjeka

Harsono

Higher Education Cooperation: Optimizing

Globalization Benefit for Asia-Pacific Community

Taylor

Richard

Globalization and International Regime Theory: How Emerging Global

Rules May Impact the Development of E-Commerce in Malaysia

Thai

Mai Tai Thanh

EWC Students’ Social Life

Thimmappa

Purushothama

Practitioner-Based Enquiry into the Stakeholders' Perceptions

of the South Pacific Teacher Education Programme

Tolentino

Bruce

The Globalization of Food Security:  Rice Policy Reforms in the Philippines

Trimillos

Ricardo

Gender, Power, and History through the

Philippine Musical, “Sino ka ba, Jose Rizal?”

Tuiasosopo

Pulefa’asisina

Preservation of Culture:  The American Samoa Experience

Underfer

Jerry

Research by Internet – The Invisible Web

Valencia

Mark

The Rights of Spy Vessels

Virulrak

Surapone

Culture For Sale

Vora

Kalindi

The Transnationalization of Indian Identity: Miss India USA 2001

Widianarko

Budi

Food Safety: A Paradox of Globalization

Wigdortz

Brett

Nasi Goreng Sellers & Big City Bankers: The Future

of Microfinance & Banking for the Masses in Asia

Yoshikawa

Beng Poh

The University of Hawaii Community Colleges: Responding

to Changes in the Local and Global Community