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China's Largesse: Why China is Generous With Foreign Aid - History of Communist China's Foreign Policy in Cambodia and Kenya, Pursuit of Sovereignty in the South China Sea, Threat to U.S. Interest
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
What has China gained from its foreign aid and investment activity? Does the instrument China chooses reveal its political motive? Does Chinese economic statecraft present a challenge to U.S. national interest? To answer these questions, this thesis examines the history of Communist China's foreign policy in Cambodia and in Kenya since 1956 and 1964, respectively.
Distributed Maritime Capability: Optimized U.S. Navy - U.S. Coast Guard Interoperability, A Case in the South China Sea - Currently Not Adequately Prepared for Conflict with China's PLA Navy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study asks whether or not the U.S. Navy (USN) and U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) are sufficiently prepared to operate together if conflict escalates in an area of forward-deployed operations and investigates opportunities for naval interoperability to be bolstered if required.
Drivers Behind the People's Republic of China's Port Investments: Cases in Darwin, Australia and Hambantota, Sri Lanka - Primary Reason for Chinese Leases is Domestic Economics and International Trade
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
This study analyzes Chinese investment in the Northern Territory Government's Port of Darwin in Australia and the Port of Hambantota in Sri Lanka. It examines whether security concerns or economic objectives are driving Chinese, Australian, and Sri Lankan behavior.
The Evolving Role of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in China from 1978 Onward - Early Flow into Textiles, Followed by Telecommunications and Currently Automobiles, Information, and Semiconductors
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,730. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
Overall, between 1978 and the present day, FDI has increased dramatically, reflecting China's economic priorities. The Chinese government's decision to use FDI to promote high-value added sectors showcases its ambitious and strategic policymaking in the service of rapid and sustained economic success.
China's Rise in South America: The Partner of Choice? Case Studies of Venezuela and Argentina, Investments in Infrastructure and Energy Projects, Need for American Alternate Source of Investment
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 41,690. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
As Chinese investment in South America has grown exponentially and influenced the region, has South America benefited from the investment? This paper features case studies of both Venezuela and Argentina to illustrate how Chinese investment has had different effects on these two economies.
China and North Korea: The Leverage Dilemma - 2018 Study of Nuclear Weapons Buildup and History of Negotiations, Six-Party Talks and Multinational Efforts, Altering Behavior and Denuclearization
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Through analysis of China and North Korea's alliance formation, the first and second nuclear crises, and the Six Party Talks, this study contends that China alone does not have enough leverage to alter North Korea's behavior because diplomatic ties are not as close as some may believe.
Factors Shaping Japan's Foreign Policy Toward the Senkaku Islands - Chinese Encroachments and Domestic Japanese Politics, Leaders Koizumi, Abe, Ishihara and Noda, Constitution and International Law
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,810. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
China's behavior regarding the Senkaku Islands has evolved from civilian fishing vessels entering territorial waters around the Islands to military vessels showing force in the region. Japan's usual response to China's behavior had been non-aggressive and proportional to China's actions.
Coping With a Rising Power: Vietnam's Hedging Strategy Toward China - Reaction to Chinese South China Sea Aggression, Vietnam Military Modernization and Security Cooperation, Multilateral Enmeshment
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,080. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The competition for power and influence between China and the United States in Southeast Asia has presented strategic uncertainties in the region. Vietnam, like the rest of Southeast Asia, has adopted a hedging strategy to minimize security and political risks, and maximize the diplomatic benefits of flexibility.
Comparing Rising Powers: The Case of Pre-World War II Japanese Nationalism and Contemporary Chinese Nationalism - China's Role as the Next East Asian Hegemon with the One Belt, One Road Initiative
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Where Japan's approach to nationalism failed in interaction with international institutions, China has succeeded, and a united China may very well be the next East Asian hegemon. Will Chinese nationalism result in war?
From Cathaysian States to China
Series: Translation. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,910. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
If someone tells you that China has established a nation-state through the modern revolution, then why did all the things of a normal nation-state should have had fail to appear?
How China Wins: A Case Study of the 1979 Sino-Vietnamese War - Analysis of the Parallels and Differences Between the Chinese Communist Party Under Deng Xiaoping That Waged War and Today's CCP
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is a historical case study of the Sino-Vietnamese War of 1979. In February 1979, China, under Deng Xiaoping's leadership, launched a ground war against the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. After three weeks of combat using mainly ground forces, the Chinese secured their operational objectives, then quickly withdrew.
China Simplified: History Flashback
Price: $7.88 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Gain valuable insights into today's China with this fast-read exploration of Chinese history—the revolutionary ideas of its most celebrated philosophers, the bold visions of its dauntless leaders, and the pivotal events which shaped the modern nation.
One-Minute Story of Influential Chinese Historical Figures
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is a book telling brief stories of influential Chinese historical figures, including emperors, queens, ministers, generals and artists. Through their epic and legendary experiences, we could see the overall history they lived in and feel the magic of choice and destiny. In history, where we are least alone.
The South China Sea (SCS) Territorial Disputes: Catalyst for a United States - Vietnamese Security Partnership - Strategy, Policy, Provocations and Challenges, Role of Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
As the rebalancing of U.S. power towards the Asia-Pacific occurs, the potential for conflict has increased in the South China Sea (SCS) due to China's assertiveness. In response, the United States has made its intentions clear about its objectives in the region.
China and North Korea: A Peculiar Relationship - Cheonan, Significance as Buffer State, Nuclear Brinksmanship, Potential for Collapse and Mass Migration, Reunification, China's Coercive Capability
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Since Beijing organized the six-party talks in 2003 and persuaded North Korea to participate, much of the international community has applauded China's leadership in attempting to stabilize the region. However, some experts have mistaken China's preference for a non-nuclear Korea as indication that Beijing's policy goals are more similar to U.S. policy goals than is accurate.
El Show de Mao
Price: $6.35 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Cuatro décadas han pasado desde la muerte de Mao Tse-tung. La Revolución Cultural trató de reescribir la historia, no lo consiguió. Chou EnLai invitó a Richard Nixon y se abrió al turismo. En 1975 pasé 17 días en China, de Cantón a Pekín. Anticipaba visitas cargadas de historia, arte y ópera. Mi viaje fue muy distinto. Solo el Pequeño Libro Rojo resistió el choque con la realidad: ¡era rojo!
Modern Day Sino-Soviet Split: Russia's Role in the U.S. Pivot Towards Asia - Combining History and a Realist Interpretation of International Relations for Consideration of Russian Role
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Russian
As the United States pivots toward Asia, U.S. national security professionals must include Russia and Sino-Russian relations as a vital part of any strategy to manage China. In January 2012, the United States announced a strategic shift towards the Asia-Pacific because U.S. economic and security interests are increasingly linked to developments in Asia.
Never Let the Opportunity to Prepare for a Crisis Go to Waste: The Need for Proactive Measures in the Asia-Pacific Region and Pacific Command (PACOM) to Mitigate the Impacts of Climate Change
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The United States will be a stakeholder in resolving the natural disasters in USPACOM. To posture the US Military resources effectively during Phase 0, the pre-crisis phase, the United States should nurture its relationship with the Philippines in terms of disaster preparation. In doing so, the United States military will posture itself in an advantageous position.
The Army and the Need for an Amphibious Capability – Role in the Pivot to the Pacific, Defeating Aggression, DOTMLPF Doctrine, Organization, Training, Materiel, Leadership and Education, Personnel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Though national strategic guidance does not specify the need for the United States Army to maintain an amphibious capability, joint doctrine does task the Army with providing landing forces as part of larger, joint amphibious operations.
The Dragon's Reach: An Assessment of the People's Republic of China's Expeditionary Capabilities – Chinese Force Projection, Liberation Army Threats to U.S. Interests, Anti-Access/Area Denial Plans
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
When reading security related journals and newspapers on China, the spectre of China's rising military comes to the forefront. While some of these articles can be written off as sensational, the potential for a Chinese military threat is not absurd.

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