The Ties that Divide: History, Honour and Territory in Sino-Japanese Relations

The Ties that Divide: History, Honour and Territory in Sino-Japanese Relations

by William Choong

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138885653
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/13/2015
Series: Adelphi Series
Pages: 1
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 6

Glossary 7

Events at a glance 9

Introduction 13

Chapter 1 The historical context 19

Two millennia of relations 20

The modem period 24

The politics of economic interdependence 39

The burdens of history 44

Saving face 46

Chapter 2 The Senkaku/Diaoyu dispute 59

Histories and controversies 61

The 'shelving' agreement 68

Compering claims 71

Chinese salami slicing 75

Chapter 3 Perceptions, postures and instability 93

Action-reaction dynamics 103

The erosion of stability no Potential stabilisers 114

Conclusion 135

Tackling the causes 137

Treating the symptoms 145

The art of the possible 149

Tables and maps 155

Index 163

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