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Chinese engagements: Regional issues with global implications, Brett McCormick and Jonathan H. Ping

China's strategic priorities, Jonathan H. Ping and Brett McCormick

Book Chapters

Oil, Sea Lanes and the Security Dilemma: The Regional and Global Implications of China's Oil Dynamic, Jason J. Blazevic

Crises as Impetus for Institutionalization: Maritime Crisis Management Mechanisms in China’s Near Seas, Gaye Christoffersen


International Relations Theory and Chinese Philosophy, Rosita Dellios

The United States of America factor in China’s dispute with Japan over the Diaoyu/Senkaku islands: Balancing Washington’s ‘rebalancing’ in East Asian waters, Ulises Granados

United States-China Cooperation: The Role of Pakistan after the Death of Osama Bin Laden, Timothy D. Hoyt

Analyzing China’s Foreign Policy: Domestic Politics, Public Opinion And Leaders, Eric Hyer, Qingmin Zhang, and Jordan Hamzawi

Chinese Regionalism: Balancing and Constraint in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, Alica Kizekova

Conclusion - China's Strategic Priorities, Brett McCormick

Taiwan as the Nexus of China-Japan Relations: Historical Analysis of Domestic, Regional, and Global Components, Brett McCormick

The Role of History in Constructing a Context for International Relations: Strategies for Transcending Divergent Histories in Diplomatic Dialogue, Brett McCormick

China’s Relations with India: Great Power Statecraft and Territory, Jonathan H. Ping

Introduction: Studying China and Strategic Priorities, Jonathan H. Ping


The Chinese Development Model: International Development and Hegemony, Jonathan H. Ping

Spiral Development of History and Revival of Chinese Civilisation, Hao Su

Western River Civilization and the Logic of China’s Strategic Behavior, Hao Su and Yue Cui

Myth-busting: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom on Chinese Strategic Culture, Andrew R. Wilson

Zheng He or Zheng Chenggong? The Current Development and Future Trends of the PLA Navy from the Perspective of Chinese Maritime History, Andrew R. Wilson


中国发展模式: 国际发展与霸权, 乔纳森 H. 平


导论, 乔纳森 H. 平 and 布雷特 麦考密克

Conference Papers


Bridging the ‘Legitimacy Gap’: Pakistan and the CTBT 弥补‘合法性差距’:巴基斯坦和《全面禁止核试验条约》, Samad Aftab and Milena Arsic

Examining legitimacy and leadership in China’s authoritarian model in the era of Trump: towards acceptance of Chinese leadership in Southeast Asia, Adam Bartley


Troubled Waters in the East China Sea - China's ADIZ 中国防空识别区, Oana Burcu

Re-telling the ‘China-Africa story’, Ilaria Carrozza

Cooperation and Competition in Chinese and Japanese Construction of their Maritime Power Identities, Gaye Christoffersen

East Asian Maritime Incidents During 2010: Impetus to Greater Institutionalization, Gaye Christoffersen

Maritime Strategic Issues of the East and South China Sea, Gaye Christoffersen

The Function of Trilateralism in the Asia-Pacific Regime Complex, Gaye Christoffersen

The US-China-Japan Trilateral Dialogue: Motives, Functions and Results, Gaye Christoffersen

How Chinese Leaders View Peace?: Mao Zedong versus Deng Xiaoping, Yue Cui

Impetus to BRICS Development: A Chinese Perspective, Yue Cui

‘Peripheral Vision’: The Relationship among the PRC’s Power Projection, Interpretations of History, and Sense of Threat, Elizabeth S. Dahl


Process Matters: Conflict Resolution Insights for the South China Sea Dispute 过程很重要:对化解南中国南海争端的见解, Elizabeth S. Dahl


US American ‘Japan Bashing’ in the 1980s and Today’s ‘China Threat’: Is History Repeating Itself? 20世纪80年代美国对日本的“抨击”与今天的“中国威胁”:历史是否重演?, Elizabeth S. Dahl

Preventive Diplomacy in East Asia: Is it Enough to Manage Great Power Relations?, Elizabeth S. Dahl

EU-China Relations, Lukas Danner

China’s Polar Ambitions: The case of Sino-Icelandic relations, Lukas K. Danner


A Regional Security Complex Account of the Diaoyu/Senkaku Islands Conflict 以地区安全复合体理论解读钓鱼岛/尖阁诸岛冲突, Lukas Karl Danner


Arms Races, Security Dilemmas and Territorial Disputes in the East and South China Seas 軍備競賽、 安全困境與在東部和南中國海的領土爭端, Malcolm R. Davis

China’s Asia Pacific Dream – Towards a Space Silk Road?, Malcolm R. Davis

International Relations and Chinese Philosophy, Rosita Dellios


What does Harmonious Regionalism mean? 和谐地区主义的含义?, Rosita Dellios

European and other arms sales to the local parties, and UN and other restrictions on arms to areas of tension, David Fouquet


The Semantics of Cyber Warfare 网络战的语义, Jason Fritz

India’s naval presence in the South China Sea: clashes of strategies or a new dawn of cooperation in Southeast Asia?, Ulises Granados


United States’ New Leverage in the South China Sea? Current Trends amid a New Asia-Pacific Strategy 美国在南海的新影响力?亚太新战略中的当前趋势, Ulises Granados


U.S. Involvement in the Sino-Japanese Diaoyu/Senkaku Conflict: Finding Solutions for Stability in the East China Sea 美国介入中日钓鱼岛/尖阁诸岛冲突:求解中国东海稳定困局, Ulises Granados


From Asia-Pacific to Indo-Pacific? Evaluating Australia’s changing terminology 从亚太地区到印度太平洋地区? 评估澳大利亚地区术语称呼的变化, Anna Hayes


Human security, prosperity and the Chinese Dream 人类安全、繁荣和中国梦, Anna Hayes

Soft power along the Belt and Road, Anna Hayes


The Silk Road Revisited? Locating Xinjiang in the ‘China Dream’ 重走“丝绸之路”?论新疆在“中国梦”中的位置, Anna Hayes

Pakistan-China Relations after Bin Laden, Timothy Hoyt

China's Foreign Policy Process, Eric A. Hyer

Sino-American Transitions: Language, Identity and Information, Chris Janiec


A Civic Pivot? A Proposed Alternative to the Obama Administration’s Pivot to Asia 民事轴心?:奥巴马政府亚洲轴心的另一种选择, Wenshan Jia

The Australia-China Security Relationship: Enhancing Bilateral Cooperation through Defence Diplomacy, Connor Johnson

The SCO as the Zone of Shared Understanding: Recent developments and future prospects, Alica Kizekova


Emerging China-led Regionalism and Soft Balancing, Alica Kizekova and Laura Anca Parepa

Strategic Interaction in an Era of Complex and Deep Interdependence, Thomas D. Lairson

The Chinese Dream: More Rhetorical than ‘Actionable’?, Dylan M H Loh

Politics of Trauma and Memory in Sino-Japanese Relations: In Search for Reconciliation, Chiho Maruoka

Beyond Borders: East Asian Models of Regional Identity and Organization in a Globalized World, Brett McCormick

History and Constructing a Context for International Relations, Brett McCormick

Neither China nor America: Are China’s and America’s Near-term Policies Congruent with Long-term Strategic Interests?, Brett McCormick

Beyond Textbook Diplomacy: Regional Identity and Common Security in East Asia, Cindy Minarova-Banjac

Re-configuring Asian regionalism: Embedding the Quadrilateral into the Indo-Pacific framework as a response to the BRI, Stephen Nagy

A new model of Great Power Relations and sources of insecurity in the region: Third country perspectives, Stephen Robert Nagy

Hiding Behind the “Great Firewall of China”: American interference in Australian internet governance, Caroline Norma

BRICS as a geopolitical entity, Victoria V. Panova

Chasing the Dragon Down the Silk Road, Shelley Parkinson

Is the China Dream a Regional Nightmare?, Shelley Parkinson


The Islands of the South China Sea 南中国海诸岛, Shelley Parkinson

Why do development paradigms succeed?, Jonathan Ping

China's Relations with India, Jonathan H. Ping

Middle Power Hybridising and China, Jonathan H. Ping

Political Economy of International Development: The Chinese Development Model, Jonathan H. Ping

Paradigm’s End: Domestic Reforms and Grand Narratives, Jonathan H. Ping


The Mercantilist Motive for Territorial War 领土争夺战背后的重商主义动机, Jonathan H. Ping


The Path to Harmonious Regionalism 通往和谐地区主义的途径, Jonathan H. Ping

The South China Sea Issue and East Asian Security, Yuanzhe Ren

Pragmatism in China’s Foreign Policy: Operationalising pragmatism in international relations, Charles P C Rong


Sino-British Relations in 1950: Fracturing a Fragile Relationship 1950年的中英关系:脆弱关系的分崩离析, Tracy Steele

Taiwan in the 1960s and 1970s: Lost Opportunity for Independence?, Tracy Steele

Global New Patterns in Geopolitics and China’s Strategic Options, Hao Su

The Multi-level Regional and Trans-regional Cooperative Framework in East Asia, Hao Su

Global “Civilization Politics” with "Civilization Value", Hao Su, Jiali Zhou, and Li Ding

China and the World, China-Australia Relations Survey, Xiao Tang and Jonathan H. Ping

Why are Great and Middle Powers Interested in South Pacific Island Countries?, Jingling Tian


1862: The Superpower, the United States, and the War that Didn’t Happen (Why America and China Are Not Destined To Fight — Unless They Forget Everything) 超级大国、美国和没有爆发的战争, Michael Vlahos


Nested Games During the Pivot: China’s Strategy in the South China Sea 嵌套博弈vs. 转向亚洲:中国的南海战略, Chunjuan Nancy Wei

United States Priorities for Multilateral Regional Institutions (Obama Administration), Hongxia (Victoria) Wei

Japan and South Korea: A ‘virtual’ strategic partnership, Thomas Wilkins

Ethiopia in China-Africa Relations, Andrew R. Wilson

Zheng He or Zheng Chenggong?, Andrew R. Wilson

Water and Regional Security in Asia: Challenges for China, Elizabeth Wishnick

Alternative Energy Strategy and the Sustainable Development of China, Yang Xiao


Responsibility and contribution as determinants of hierarchy: Rationalizing the principle of sovereign equality within diplomatic protocol and etiquette 作为决定因素的责任与贡献, Jiali Zhou


当前中国外交面临的机遇与挑战 Challenges facing China's foreign policy, Liqun Zhu

Japan’s East Asia Cooperation strategy and China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Marching from Regional Competition to Cooperation, Rongsheng Zhu