The Rise of China and International Security: America and Asia Respond / Edition 1

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First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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'In his eloquent analysis of how Chinese themselves perceive their country’s much enhanced global profile, Jian Yang suggests that it behooves Beijing to “address other countries’ concerns about its rise in a more sophisticated, rational manner”. “Clearly, the acceptance of China’s rise by the international society is a core Chinese national interest”, Yang argues. As the Chinese Communist Party makes preparations for an unprecedented grandiose military parade to mark the 60th anniversary of the People’s Republic on 1 October 2009, however, the question of whether Beijing will temper its hard-nosed power projection with sensitivity towards the feelings of friends and foes looms ever larger on the world'stage.'
Willy Lam, Akita International University, Japan
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415558761
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 6/18/2009
  • Series: Asian Security Studies Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 280
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.59 (d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations
1 Introduction Kevin Cooney Cooney, Kevin 1
2 The rise of China: Chinese perspectives Jian Yang Jian, Yang 13
3 Chinese-American hegemonic competition in East Asia: a new cold war or into the arms of America? Kevin Cooney Cooney, Kevin 38
4 US strategic relations with a rising China: trajectories and impacts on Asia-Pacific security Evelyn Goh Goh, Evelyn 59
5 Tango without trust and respect? Japan's awkward co-prosperity with China in the twenty-first century Yoichiro Sato Sato, Yoichiro 94
6 Taiwan's response to the rise of China Denny Roy Roy, Denny 120
7 Out of America, into the dragon's arms: South Korea, a Northeast Asian balancer? Seong-Ho Sheen Sheen, Seong-Ho 140
8 Southeast Asian responses to China's rise: managing the "elephants"? Evelyn Goh Goh, Evelyn 159
9 India's response to China's rise J. Mohan Malik Malik, J. Mohan 177
10 Political construction of human rights: with a focus on North Korean refugees in China Mikyoung Kim Kim, Mikyoung 213
11 Conclusion: China in the eyes of Asia and America Yoichiro Sato Sato, Yoichiro 232 Bibliography 242 Index 259
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