The Hungry Dragon: How China's Resource Quest is Reshaping the World

The Hungry Dragon: How China's Resource Quest is Reshaping the World

by Sigfrido Burgos Caceres, Sophal Ear


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781857438246
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/04/2015
Pages: 200
Sales rank: 1,215,575
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.42(d)

About the Author

Sigfrido Burgos Cáceres works at the University of South Alabama and is a consultant specializing in international development and foreign affairs. From 2007 to 2012 he was based in Rome, Italy, at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. He lives in Mobile with his wife.


Sophal Ear is an Assistant Professor of National Security Affairs at the US Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. He is the author of Aid Dependence in Cambodia: How Foreign Assistance Undermines Democracy (Columbia University Press).

Table of Contents


I. Introduction

Chapter 1: China, Energy, and the World

Chapter 2: The Geopolitics of China’s Global Resources Quest

II. Country Case Studies

Chapter 3: Angola

Chapter 4: Brazil

Chapter 5: Cambodia

III. Conclusion

Chapter 6: Assessing Opportunities, Mitigating Risks

Chapter 7: From Strategies to Actions




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