Asia Wise

Australia, 1989

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In the diverse and complex countries of Asia today, it seems that the only unifying forces are both change and tradition. This video covers: Student protests in China; peasants in modern China; the new Cambodia; Vietnamese refugees in Hong Kong; Japanese youth - an education for life and breaking the pattern of tradition; the depletion of Asian forest resources; Sado - the Japanese tea ceremony; Yum Cha - traditional Chinese tea and snacks.

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John Honey

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ABC-TV (Australia)

Asian Studies Council

Education Dept Tasmania



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