Central and east asia map. East asia is the eastern subregion of asia defined in either geographical or ethno cultural terms. The middle east west asia is not a continent. The year 2018 was a hugely significant one for osme as we celebrated our 50th anniversary. Fill in the map of east and southeast asia by correctly guessing each highlighted country.
Geographically and geopolitically the region includes china hong kong macau taiwan japan mongolia north korea and south korea. Central asia is an extremely large region of varied geography including high passes and mountains vast deserts kyzyl kum taklamakan and especially treeless grassy steppes. It is a loosely defined region with no clear boundaries. Originally designed in the 1980s to support the new york state 9th 10th grade global history requirement the themes are designed to provide an infrastructure for the myriad facts and dates encountered in studying the long histories of the east asian countries.
Asia is the largest continent by both area and population touching the indian pacific and arctic oceans. It connects to information about asia and the history and geography of asian countries. Economics politics and public policy in east asia and the pacific. China japan korea and vietnam belong to the east asian cultural sphere.
In 1968 the ornithological society of turkey ost was launched and in 1978 its geographical remit expanded and became the ornithological society of the middle east with the addition of the caucasus and central asia in 2001.