• 09-11

The Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding (APCEIU) published Issue Number 16 of its English magazine, SangSaeng. The focus of the current issue is Islam : In a Changing World


From the Director's Desk


Special Column

Going Back to Local Ecosystems and Local Cultures _4


Focus : Islam in a Changing World

Muslims in the West Choose Between Isolationism and Participation _8

Islam and Women's Sports _12

Islam's Encounter with Other Religions in <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Asia _16

Korea and Islam : 1,000 Years of Interaction _19


A Poem : Dreams in Afghanistan _22


Best Practices & Teaching Modules in EIU

The World Cup : Exploring the Global Village _24

Savoring Cultural Exchage in Palau _26

National Museum Redefines Its Role _30


EIU that I Am Thinking of

Globalizaion and Education : A Contrary View _33


Photos from Ifugao

Within our Surroundings are Beautiful Subjects 36


Special Report

Fishing for Profit and Survival on the Bay of Bengal _38


Interview in zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh

Peace in Oneself, Peace in the World _41


Understanding the Asia-Pacific Region

Paying Homage to the "Green Gold" _44

Natural Color Revival _46


Regional News

ASPnet Teacher's Meeting Discusses Peace an Environment _48

Pacific Countries Hold 23rd Annual Education Conference _49


APCEIU in Action

6th Teacher Training Workshop Held in Tehran _50

EIU Card Game Launched _51