4 edition of China"s global activism found in the catalog.
China"s global activism
Phillip C. Saunders
|Statement||by Phillip C. Saunders.|
|Series||Occasional paper -- 4, Occasional paper (National Defense University. Institute for National Strategic Studies) -- 4.|
|Contributions||National Defense University. Institute for National Strategic Studies.|
|LC Classifications||JZ1734 .S38 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 59 p. :|
|Number of Pages||59|
|LC Control Number||2007406113|
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China’s increased global activism is intended to secure inputs for the economy; protect against a possible U.S. containment strategy; expand Chinese political influence; and pursue Chinese commercial interests.
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China's global activism: strategy, drivers, and tools. [Phillip C Saunders; National Defense University. Institute for National Strategic Studies.] -- Introduction -- Grand strategy, economic development, and foreign policy priorities -- Drivers of China's increasing global activism -- Tools for Chinese global influence -- Data on Chinese regional.
China is a global actor of significant and growing importance, now integrated into the international system and altering that system's dynamics. The complexity of China's ever-changing global activism raises questions about its intentions and the implications for global.
China's global activism is continually changing and has so many dimensions that it immediately raises questions about China's current and future intentions.
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