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Asian Survey. 2000; 403456–474 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3021156
Published: 01 May 2000
... military regularization) (Beijing: Guofang daxue chubanshe, 1997), pp. 2-3. 2 Deng Xiaoping jundui zhengguihua jianshe sixiang yanjiu 1997 3 Zhang Aiping, chief editor, Dangdai Zhongguo Zhongguo Renmin Jiefangjun (Contempo- rary China's Chinese People's Liberation Army), Contemporary China Series...
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Asian Survey. 1979; 199817–837 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2643806
Published: 01 September 1979
... LIBERATION ARMY Alan P. L. Liu* THE CHINESE PEOPLE'S Liberation Army (PLA) is often referred to in China as "the Great Wall" of the Chinese Communist regime. The "Gang of Four" and their associates are probably the first to learn the true meaning, albeit the hard way, of that honorific. The "learning...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 56119–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.1.19
Published: 01 February 2016
...; managing foreign relations in Southeast Asia and the South China Sea; reforming and modernizing the People’s Liberation Army; and managing cross-Strait relations. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 China Xi Jinping Chinese Communist Party South China Sea People’s...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603466–489 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.466
Published: 01 June 2020
... Alliance Army, and the Ta ang National Liberation Army. 5. Another translation of the Chinese phrase is Belt and Road Initiative. Astrid H. M. Nordin and Mikael Weissmann, Will Trump Make China Great Again? The Belt and Road Initiative and International Order, International Affairs 94:2 (2018): 231 49...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603490–509 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.490
Published: 01 June 2020
... commissioned in 2012. A second, the Shandong, was commissioned in 2019. Remote-sensing satellites to cover the region are being prepared for sequential launch. The People s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) has built the ability to assert exclusive control over the waters along the first island chain. The proposed...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602366–390 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.366
Published: 07 April 2020
... governmental service responsiveness plays an increas- ingly important role in advancing people s feeling of being represented. Unlike electoral representation, responsiveness in non-liberal settings in- volves a continuous representation relationship in the daily process of policy implementation and service...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602323–346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.323
Published: 07 April 2020
... an alternative to the conventional wisdom on 3. This term refers to the rivalry of the British Empire and the Russian Empire in their pursuit of control over Central Asia in the nineteenth century. 4. This phrase is part of the title of the controversial book by Chinese People s Liberation Army...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601140–145 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.140
Published: 01 February 2020
... state, and cut off a major route for Myanmar-China trade in northern Myanmar. The fighting killed at least 19 people and displaced more than 7,000. The Three Brothers Alliance comprises the Ta ang National Libera- tion Army, Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army, and Arakan Army. China, which shares...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601177–188 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.177
Published: 01 February 2020
... and 30,000 nationals in Pakistan. The Balochistan Liberation Army claimed responsibility for an attack in May, when heavily armed gun- men stormed a luxury hotel in Gwadar, the seaport where China has con- siderable economic and strategic interests. In response, China publicly called on Pakistan to...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601109–116 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.109
Published: 01 February 2020
... Affected, Some Decimated by Sibolga Bomb Blast: Sibolga Mayor, Jakarta Post, March 17, 2019, . WEISS / INDONESIA IN 2019 111 (TNI) and West Papua National Liberation Army fighters...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 6018–20 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.8
Published: 01 February 2020
... to a confronta- tional line. That failed too, and left the US with an initial trade agreement that would only partially solve the trade imbalance. Militarily, the defense spending increase did not alleviate the overstretch of INDOPACOM in light of the People s Liberation Army s muscularity. While the...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 60147–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.47
Published: 01 February 2020
.... While Abe s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and its coalition partner emerged from Upper House elections with a majority of seats, they failed to secure the two-thirds super-majority needed to amend Japan s pacifist constitution. With preparations for the 2020 Tokyo Olym- piad proceeding apace, Mother...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 5961116–1136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.1116
Published: 01 December 2019
... pop- ulation has access to clean drinking water. Many have to drink unclean water, and every year about 39,000 children under five die as a result.8 Many people suffer from waterborne diseases, costing Pakistan perhaps 1.4% of its GDP (which totals around US$ 312 billion, with growth of 5.4% in fiscal...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 596959–977 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.959
Published: 01 December 2019
... indig- enous peoples would have a clear majority in the new federation.1 The formative years of Indonesia after the formal departure of the Dutch in 1949 focused on stabilizing the diverse nation and pursuing nation- building. The percentage of Chinese in Indonesia was far smaller than in Malay(si)a...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 595822–843 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.5.822
Published: 01 October 2019
.... The independent variables are frequency of media use for social, official, and liberal media. Social media was represented by Weibo; official media was represented by the mainstream People s Daily and the nationalistic Global Times; and liberal media was represented by the Southern Weekly. I scored...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 594717–737 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.4.717
Published: 01 August 2019
... Liberation Army, Restoration Council of Shan State, and Shan State Army-South; and the government.2 In this study, to avoid this conflict, I analyze only opium survey 1. Prime Minister s Decision No. 01/2004/QD-TTg (January 2004, article 1, para 1) says that all court documents, records, reports, and...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 593474–499 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.3.474
Published: 01 June 2019
... be easily retrieved. It was extremely fragile, based on false premises and existed only because of the common people s distance from the army and their subsequent inability to see that army personnel were fashioned by the Almighty from the same clay as 11. Ayesha Jalal, The State of the Martial Rule...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 593573–594 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.3.573
Published: 01 June 2019
... in the wider context of the economic rise of China and its ramifications for Southeast Asia.3 Djao contends that the national dignity regained by PRC [in recent decades] led to greater respect for the Chinese [people] overseas in various countries. 4 A new inter- est in Mandarin and Chinese culture...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 592272–294 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.2.272
Published: 01 April 2019
... consolidation.25 According to him, the Korean people are very idealistic about democracy, but they are ill-prepared in practical terms to appreciate the complexity of modern representative democracy. And Samuel Huntington speculates that it is diffi- cult for Korea to develop liberal democracy because of the...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 592337–359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.2.337
Published: 01 April 2019
... upheaval was suppressed by the regular army formations, with many casualties. The government eventually said 187 people were killed in the incident, while human rights groups said several hundred died, mostly unarmed civilians. All this required official Tashkent to make additional efforts in the field of...