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Regions in the Belt and Road Initiative

Regions in the Belt and Road Initiative

1st Edition

Forthcoming

Jonathan Fulton
July 08, 2020

Introduced in 2013, China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has had a significant impact within Asia and across other regions. This book provides empirical case studies examining the relations between China and the states in specific regional groupings, including South-East Asia, Central Asia, South...

China and Middle East Conflicts: Responding to War and Rivalry from the Cold War to the Present

China and Middle East Conflicts: Responding to War and Rivalry from the Cold War to the Present

1st Edition

Forthcoming

Guy Burton
July 07, 2020

How do aspiring and established rising global powers respond to conflict? Using China, the book studies its response to wars and rivalries in the Middle East from the Cold War to the present. Since the People’s Republic was established in 1949, China has long been involved in the Middle East and...

China’s Regional Relations in Comparative Perspective: From Harmonious Neighbors to Strategic Partners

China’s Regional Relations in Comparative Perspective: From Harmonious Neighbors to Strategic Partners

1st Edition

Forthcoming

Steven F. Jackson
April 28, 2020

China’s relations with its neighbors have evolved since 1949, and in the 21st century many scholars argue that China’s rising power has led it to be increasingly domineering over those smaller countries in Northeast, Southeast, Central, and South Asia. The evolution of China’s regional relations...

Japan and East Asian Integration: Trade and Domestic Politics

Japan and East Asian Integration: Trade and Domestic Politics

1st Edition

Forthcoming

Jemma Kim
April 28, 2020

For almost fifty years Japan pursued a single-track approach focusing trade negotiation efforts exclusively on the global multilateral forum while shunning regionalism as harmful to the General Agreement on Trade and Tariffs/ World Trade Organisation system. However, following the tsunami disaster...

The Impact of China’s Belt and Road Initiative: From Asia to Europe

The Impact of China’s Belt and Road Initiative: From Asia to Europe

1st Edition

Jeremy Garlick
December 04, 2019

This book merges macro- and micro-level analysis of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) to dissect China’s aim in creating an integrated Eurasian continent through this single mega-project. BRI has been the source of much interest and confusion, as established frameworks of analysis seek to...

Theorizing Indian Foreign Policy

Theorizing Indian Foreign Policy

1st Edition

Mischa Hansel, Raphaëlle Khan, Mélissa Levaillant
July 29, 2019

Examined from a non-Western lens, the standard International Relations (IR) and Foreign Policy Analysis (FPA) approaches are ill-adapted because of some Eurocentric and conceptual biases. These biases partly stem from: first, the dearth of analyses focusing on non-Western cases; second, the primacy...

India-US Relations in the Age of Uncertainty: An uneasy courtship

India-US Relations in the Age of Uncertainty: An uneasy courtship

1st Edition

B.M. Jain
July 29, 2019

In the initial phase of the Obama administration, India’s ruling class and strategic community formed a perception that the spirit of strategic partnership between the two countries might be diluted on account of China looming large in the priorities of this administration. Despite...

Russia's Geoeconomic Strategy for a Greater Eurasia

Russia's Geoeconomic Strategy for a Greater Eurasia

1st Edition

Glenn Diesen
July 29, 2019

Moscow has progressively replaced geopolitics with geoeconomics as power is recognised to derive from the state’s ability to establish a privileged position in strategic markets and transportation corridors. The objective is to bridge the vast Eurasian continent to reposition Russia from the...

Uncertainty, Threat, and International Security: Implications for Southeast Asia

Uncertainty, Threat, and International Security: Implications for Southeast Asia

1st Edition

Ivan Savic, Zachary C. Shirkey
July 25, 2019

The rise of China is changing the strategic landscape globally and regionally. How states respond to potential threats posed by this new power arrangement will be crucial to international relations for the coming decades. This book builds on existing realist and rationalist concepts of balancing,...

China, the UN and Human Rights: Implications for World Politics

China, the UN and Human Rights: Implications for World Politics

1st Edition

Christopher B Primiano
June 25, 2019

Addressing the problem of reconciling China’s voting record in the UN on human rights and repressive policy at home, this book argues that domestic factors determine the way the Chinese government acts on wider human rights issues. China has a very active voting record in the United Nations...

Turkey's Pivot to Eurasia: Geopolitics and Foreign Policy in a Changing World Order

Turkey's Pivot to Eurasia: Geopolitics and Foreign Policy in a Changing World Order

1st Edition

Emre Erşen, Seçkin Köstem
June 10, 2019

This book discusses and analyses the dimensions of Turkey’s strategic rapprochement with the Eurasian states and institutions since the deterioration of Ankara’s relations with its traditional NATO allies. Do these developments signify a major strategic reorientation in Turkish foreign policy? Is...

The Evolution of the Asian Developmental State: Hong Kong and Singapore

The Evolution of the Asian Developmental State: Hong Kong and Singapore

1st Edition

J. J. Woo
August 20, 2018

Many East Asian states have undergone profound economic transformations over the last two decades. Singapore and Hong Kong especially have adapted to shifting economic and technological conditions by transforming themselves into ‘smart developmental states’. In these cities, the proliferation of...

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