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Asian Survey. 2020; 601177–188 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.177
Published: 01 February 2020
... civilians. © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 Pakistan India conflict economic crisis political institutions SAMEER LALWANI Pakistan in 2019 Navigating Major Power Relations amid Economic Crisis ABSTRACT Relatively prudent foreign policy maneuvers stole the headlines...
Asian Survey. 2020; 601132–139 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.132
Published: 01 February 2020
... floundered, economic growth has been tempered, and the drug war has not succeeded. © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 charter change drug war Duterte elections Philippines MARIA ELA L. ATIENZA The Philippines in 2019 Consolidation of Power, Unraveling of the Reform...
Asian Survey. 2019; 5961022–1043 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.1022
Published: 01 December 2019
...Andrew Kennedy China’s emergence as a scientific power this century is impressive. Recent reforms promise to raise the country’s profile in scientific research even further. Even so, China’s illiberal political system complicates the country’s quest for scientific leadership, particularly as...
Asian Survey. 2019; 595844–869 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.5.844
Published: 01 October 2019
...Harukata Takenaka This paper shows how a series of institutional reforms since 1994 have transformed the Japanese prime minister’s relationship with other actors in the Japanese parliamentary system and expanded his power. It further discloses that his power has grown even more since the formation...
Asian Survey. 2019; 593573–594 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.3.573
Published: 01 June 2019
... geopolitical context of the economic rise of China and its promotion of soft power, as well as the market forces that reward Mandarin competency in contemporary Indonesia. © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 rise of China Mandarin fever Chinese Indonesians Indonesia...
Asian Survey. 2019; 59121–34 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.1.21
Published: 01 February 2019
...Shaun Breslin President Xi Jinping dominated the Chinese stage during 2018, continuing to consolidate his power as the CCP sought to reassert its primacy. China flexed its muscles as a great power in a pitch for global leadership. Xi pushed constantly to portray China as the promoter of an open...
Asian Survey. 2018; 586967–972 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.6.967
Published: 01 December 2018
...Nematullah Bizhan; Matthew Willner-Reid; Jasmine Bhatia © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 NEMATULLAH BIZHAN, MATTHEW WILLNER-REID, AND JASMINE BHATIA Special Issue on Power, Politics, and Development in Afghanistan Introduction POLITICS AND DEVELOPMENT ARE CLOSELY...
Asian Survey. 2018; 585920–941 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.5.920
Published: 01 October 2018
...Danita Catherine Burke; André Saramago Singapore is expert at using education as a means of projecting soft power internationally. For years, it has offered free and subsidized education opportunities in Southeast Asia, and now, with its interests in the Arctic, it is offering education...
Asian Survey. 2018; 585898–919 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.5.898
Published: 01 October 2018
... South Korean experience is located in a framework of integrity institutions and the 1986 exemplar of “people power” in the Philippines. © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 integrity institutions people power popular protest democratization South Korea MARK TURNER...
Asian Survey. 2018; 583439–463 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.3.439
Published: 01 June 2018
...Yu-wai Vic Li This article casts new light on the role played by post-handover Hong Kong in China’s financial globalization. The power of the city’s markets aside, Hong Kong possesses critical political leverage that has facilitated Beijing’s liberalizing of its domestic capital market and its...
Asian Survey. 2017; 57193–102 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.1.93
Published: 01 February 2017
... perspective and interest between Russia and the big Asian powers, however, Russia faces an uphill struggle. © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 China hegemony oil petrostate Putin M. STEVEN FISH, MELISSA SAMARIN, AND LUCAN AHMAD WAY Russia and the CIS in 2016 Pursuing...
Asian Survey. 2016; 5661145–1167 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.6.1145
Published: 01 December 2016
... Negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Domestic Societal Interests and International Power Developments ABSTRACT This article explores which factors influenced the process of US Japan negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership. It argues that while pressures from major societal groups and legislative...
Asian Survey. 2010; 5061162–1183 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2010.50.6.1162
Published: 01 November 2010
...Walter C. Ladwig, III All three branches of the Indian armed forces have recently articulated the need to operate beyond the country's immediate borders. While the Indian military is highly unlikely to achieve its more ambitious power projection objectives in the medium term, the conventional...
Asian Survey. 2016; 563555–580 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.3.555
Published: 01 June 2016
...Sarah Teo; Bhubhindar Singh; See Seng Tan Perspectives from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Vietnam show that South Korea’s middle power role in Southeast Asia is confined to economics and capacity building. Despite being absent from Southeast Asia’s geostrategic calculus...
Asian Survey. 2020; 603490–509 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.490
Published: 01 June 2020
...Suisheng Zhao In the South China Sea territorial disputes, China has shifted from a delaying strategy characterized by strategic ambiguity to strategic clarity and an increasingly assertive stance. Yet, this power play, asserting sovereignty over a large portion of the South China Sea, has not...
Asian Survey. 2015; 553455–477 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.3.455
Published: 01 June 2015
... the Regents of the University of California 2015 South China Sea China Southeast Asia international law law of the sea use of force STEIN TØNNESSON The South China Sea Law Trumps Power ABSTRACT The article looks at three ways in which international law has affected government behavior in...
Asian Survey. 2015; 55182–102 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.1.82
Published: 01 February 2015
... China Sea disputes THOMAS HEBERER China in 2014 Creating a New Power and Security Architecture in Domestic and Foreign Policies ABSTRACT In 2014 China s development was characterized by a search for structural reforms in both domestic and foreign policies. Domestically, focal issues included the...
Asian Survey. 2014; 545869–893 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.5.869
Published: 01 October 2014
...John D. Ciorciari As China rises, its influence on other states’ policy choices will depend partly on the extent of its “structural power.” This article examines China’s role in Asian monetary affairs and argues that deficient structural power has contributed to a significant gap between China’s...
Asian Survey. 2014; 544700–724 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.4.700
Published: 01 August 2014
... Cascade and Transnational Activism in the Mekong Region Who s Got the Power? ABSTRACT Over the years, China s Lancang dam cascade has been the target of widespread contestation arising mainly from an evolving network of dam opponents. Operating across borders, these activists play an increasingly...
Asian Survey. 2014; 544621–650 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.4.621
Published: 01 August 2014
... threaten Asia’s continued economic rise. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California 2014 Water stress hydropolitics dam racing hydro-hegemony Harmon Doctrine BRAHMA CHELLANEY Water, Power, and Competition in Asia ABSTRACT At a time when Asia is at a defining moment in its history...