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978-0-9818904-2-5
SEPT 2011
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Strategic Asia 2011-12: Asia Responds to Its Rising Powers - China and India

Ashley J. Tellis, Travis Tanner and Jessica Keough, eds.


Strategic Asia 2011-12: Asia Responds to Its Rising Powers—China and India explores how Asian states are responding to the rise of China and India and the strategies these states are pursuing to preserve their national interests. In each chapter, a leading expert investigates how a country or region perceives China’s and India's growth based on geopolitical, economic, cultural, military, and historical interactions and draws implications for U.S. interests and leadership in the Asia-Pacific.

Table of Contents

The United States and Asia’s Rising Giants
Ashley J. Tellis

International Order and the Rise of Asia: History and Theory
Kenneth B. Pyle

China Views India’s Rise: Deepening Cooperation, Managing Differences
M. Taylor Fravel

India Comes to Terms with a Rising China
Harsh V. Pant

Japan, India, and the Strategic Triangle with China
Michael J. Green

Coping with Giants: South Korea’s Responses to China’s and India’s Rise
Chung Min Lee

Grand Stakes: Australia’s Future between China and India
Rory Medcalf

Challenges and Opportunities: Russia and the Rise of China and India
Dmitri Trenin

Great Games in Central Asia
S. Enders Wimbush

India Next Door, China Over the Horizon: The View from South Asia
Teresita C. Schaffer

The Rise of China and India: Challenging or Reinforcing Southeast Asia’s Autonomy?
Carlyle A. Thayer

Strategic Asia by the Numbers 2011-12

Other Volumes

Strategic Asia 2013-14: Asia in the Second Nuclear Age
Ashley J. Tellis, Abraham M. Denmark and Travis Tanner, eds.

Strategic Asia 2012-13: China’s Military Challenge
Ashley J. Tellis and Travis Tanner, eds.

Strategic Asia 2011-12: Asia Responds to Its Rising Powers - China and India
Ashley J. Tellis, Travis Tanner and Jessica Keough, eds.

Strategic Asia 2010-11: Asia's Rising Power and America's Continued Purpose
Ashley J. Tellis, Andrew Marble and Travis Tanner, eds.

Strategic Asia 2009–10: Economic Meltdown and Geopolitical Stability
Ashley J. Tellis, Andrew Marble and Travis Tanner, eds.

Strategic Asia 2008–09: Challenges and Choices
Ashley J. Tellis, Mercy Kuo and Andrew Marble, eds.

Strategic Asia 2007–08: Domestic Political Change and Grand Strategy
Ashley J. Tellis and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2006–07: Trade, Interdependence, and Security
Ashley J. Tellis and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2005–06: Military Modernization in an Era of Uncertainty
Ashley J. Tellis and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2004–05: Confronting Terrorism in the Pursuit of Power
Ashley J. Tellis and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2003–04: Fragility and Crisis
Richard J. Ellings, Aaron L. Friedberg and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2002–03: Asian Aftershocks
Richard J. Ellings, Aaron L. Friedberg and Michael Wills, eds.

Strategic Asia 2001–02: Power and Purpose
Richard J. Ellings and Aaron L. Friedberg, eds.