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              Books in the Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series series

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              Vietnam and the South China Sea: Politics, Security and Legality
               

              Vietnam and the South China Sea: Politics, Security and Legality (Paperback)

              By Hai, Do Thanh

              • RRP: $86.99
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              Studies of the escalating tensions and competing claims in the South China Sea overwhelmingly focus on China and its increasingly assertive approach, while the position of the other claimants is overlooked. This book focuses on the attitude of Vietnam towards the South China Sea ...dispute. It examines the position from a historical perspective, shows how Vietnam's position is affected by its wish to maintain good relations with China on a range of issues, and outlines how Vietnam has occasionally made overtures to both the United States and Japan in order to bolster its position, and considered the possibility, so far resisted, of taking China to formal arbitration under the auspices of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. The book concludes by assessing the future prospects for Vietnam's position in the dispute.
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              ISBN 9780367186180
              Released NZ 22 May 2019
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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              The South China Sea Maritime Dispute: Political, Legal and Regional Perspectives
               

              The South China Sea Maritime Dispute: Political, Legal and Regional Perspectives (Paperback)

              Edited by Buszynski, Leszek; Roberts, Christopher B.

              • RRP: $91.99
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              The South China Sea is a major strategic waterway for trade and oil shipments to Japan, Korea as well as southern China. It has been the focus of a maritime dispute which has continued now for over six decades, with competing claims from China, Vietnam, the Philippines, Indonesia... and Brunei. Recently China has become more assertive in pressing its claims - harassing Vietnamese fishing vessels and seizing reefs in the Philippine claim zone. China has insisted that it has indisputable sovereignty over the area and has threatened to enforce its claim. All of this is unsettling and draws in the United States which is concerned about freedom of navigation in the area. The US has been supporting the Philippines and has been developing security ties with Vietnam as a check upon China. This book examines the conflict potential of the current dispute, it discusses how the main claimants and the United States view the issue, and assesses the prospects for a resolution of the problem.
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              ISBN 9780415787604
              Released NZ 14 Dec 2016
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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              Vietnam and the South China Sea: Politics, Security and Legality
               

              Vietnam and the South China Sea: Politics, Security and Legality (Hardback)

              By Hai, Do Thanh

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Studies of the escalating tensions and competing claims in the South China Sea overwhelmingly focus on China and its increasingly assertive approach, while the position of the other claimants is overlooked. This book focuses on the attitude of Vietnam towards the South China Sea ...dispute. It examines the position from a historical perspective, shows how Vietnam s position is affected by its with to maintain good relations with China on a range of issues, and outlines how Vietnam has occasionally made overtures to both the United States and Japan in order to bolster its position, and considered the possibility, so far resisted, of taking China to formal arbitration under the auspices of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. The book concludes by assessing the future prospects for Vietnam s position in the dispute.
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              ISBN 9781138929975
              Released NZ 13 Dec 2016
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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              Regional Co-operation and Its Enemies in Northeast Asia: The Impact of Domestic Forces
               

              Regional Co-operation and Its Enemies in Northeast Asia: The Impact of Domestic Forces (Hardback)

              Edited by Friedman, Edward; Kim, Sung Chull

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Examining the prospects for building a regional community in Northeast Asia, this book considers the foreign policies of the individual states as well as the impact of domestic politics on the regionalist agenda. It also outlines the emerging Northeast Asian community and the dom...estic requisites for its evolution and realization.
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              ISBN 9780415399227
              Released NZ 24 Aug 2006
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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              Geopolitics and Maritime Territorial Disputes in East Asia
               

              Geopolitics and Maritime Territorial Disputes in East Asia (Hardback)

              By Emmers, Ralf

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Geopolitics is a crucial element in understanding international relations in East Asia, with major and medium powers competing for influence. This book examines geopolitics in East Asia, focusing in particular on its major, contentious maritime territorial disputes.

              ISBN 9780415469425
              Released NZ 7 Jul 2009
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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              Maritime Challenges and Priorities in Asia: Implications for Regional Security
               

              Maritime Challenges and Priorities in Asia: Implications for Regional Security (Hardback)

              Edited by Ho, Joshua; Bateman, Sam

              • RRP: $306.00
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              Maritime issues are particularly important for Asian countries, where there is a high reliance on shipping routes for international trade, many difficult disputes over maritime boundaries, and the prospect of increasing tensions where maritime power might play a significant role.... This book provides a comprehensive survey of the maritime issues affecting Asia. --Publisher's description.
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              ISBN 9780415516990
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2012
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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              ASEAN Regionalism: Cooperation, Values and Institutionalisation
               

              ASEAN Regionalism: Cooperation, Values and Institutionalisation (Hardback)

              By Roberts, Christopher B.

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Examines the key motivations for and challenges to greater regional integration in Southeast Asia. This book demonstrates how security and economic concerns -domestic, regional and international - have either contributed to, or detracted from, an increased level of unity and coop...eration in ASEAN.
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              ISBN 9780415490016
              Released NZ 4 Nov 2011
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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              North Korea's Military-Diplomatic Campaigns, 1966-2008
               

              North Korea's Military-Diplomatic Campaigns, 1966-2008 (Hardback)

              By Michishita, Narushige , Japan)

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Examines North Korea's nuclear strategy over a long time period from the early 1960s, setting the nuclear strategy in the wider context of North Korea's military and diplomatic campaigns to achieve its political goals. This book argues that the North Korean leaders have learnt le...ssons from their earlier calculated adventurism .
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              ISBN 9780415449434
              Released NZ 6 Oct 2009
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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              Southeast Asia and the Rise of Chinese and Indian Naval Power: Between Rising Naval Powers
               

              Southeast Asia and the Rise of Chinese and Indian Naval Power: Between Rising Naval Powers (Hardback)

              Edited by Bateman, Sam; Ho, Joshua

              • RRP: $294.00
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              This book examines the emerging maritime security scene in Southeast Asia, considering the highly topical implications for the region of possible strategic competition between rising naval powers China and India with a possible naval arms race emerging both with naval force devel...opment and operations.
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              ISBN 9780415559553
              Released NZ 16 Apr 2010
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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              American Sanctions in the Asia-Pacific
               

              American Sanctions in the Asia-Pacific (Paperback)

              By Taylor, Brendan

              • RRP: $89.99
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              Providing a comprehensive assessment of US sanctions policy in the Asia-Pacific, this title examines US sanctions policy toward China, Japan, North Korea, India/Pakistan, Taiwan, Indonesia and Myanmar.

              ISBN 9780415624923
              Released NZ 29 Mar 2012
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series
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