The Rise of China’s New Soft Power
June 09, 2015
The Rise of China’s New Soft Power
This time it is not the Confucius Institute; it is China’s new type of think tanks.
The Rise of China’s New Soft Power
After 3 Year Ban, Japanese Film Tops China's Box Office
June 03, 2015
After 3 Year Ban, Japanese Film Tops China's Box Office
The latest Doraemon film is setting records in China.
After 3 Year Ban, Japanese Film Tops China's Box Office
India’s Soft Power Potential
May 29, 2015
India’s Soft Power Potential
The country has plenty, but it will need a more strategic approach to harness it.
India’s Soft Power Potential
Must the United States Fight China?
May 13, 2015
Must the United States Fight China?
Neither country “should act on the self-fulfilling expectation that conflict between them is inevitable.”
Must the United States Fight China?
Sun Tzu and the Art of Soft Power?
March 31, 2015
Sun Tzu and the Art of Soft Power?
China (and others) are increasingly referencing Sun Tzu as a source of soft power.
Sun Tzu and the Art of Soft Power?
Russia’s Waning Soft Power in Central Asia
January 09, 2015
Russia’s Waning Soft Power in Central Asia
The Russian language is fading in the region, and there seems little Moscow can do about it.
Russia’s Waning Soft Power in Central Asia
How Seapower Can Win Hearts and Minds
October 22, 2014
How Seapower Can Win Hearts and Minds
Like American politicians, the U.S. Navy needs to woo the American electorate to retain public support.
How Seapower Can Win Hearts and Minds
Asia’s Leaders and Economic Soft Power
July 31, 2014
Asia’s Leaders and Economic Soft Power
‘There is merit in exploring the potential of a collective soft power identity for Asia.’
Asia’s Leaders and Economic Soft Power
Does China Care About its International Image?
June 12, 2014
Does China Care About its International Image?
China values its national interests, including sovereignty, over its international image.
Does China Care About its International Image?
Asking the Right Questions About U.S. International Broadcasting
June 03, 2014
Asking the Right Questions About U.S. International Broadcasting
Before reforming U.S. international broadcasting, Congress must decide what its objectives are first.
Asking the Right Questions About U.S. International Broadcasting
Soft Power and China-Japan Relations
December 18, 2013
Soft Power and China-Japan Relations
Soft power won't solve all problems for these East Asian neighbors, but it can ease the path away from brinksmanship.
Soft Power and China-Japan Relations
How to Do Soft Power Right
November 16, 2013
How to Do Soft Power Right
Relief efforts don’t have to be completely altruistic, but interests shouldn’t dictate action.
How to Do Soft Power Right
China’s Revealing Typhoon Haiyan Response
November 14, 2013
China’s Revealing Typhoon Haiyan Response
Forget soft power. China’s paltry response shows the region its focus is hard power.
China’s Revealing Typhoon Haiyan Response
Chinese Soft Power: Another Typhoon Haiyan Victim
November 14, 2013
Chinese Soft Power: Another Typhoon Haiyan Victim
The unbelievably small amount of aid Beijing is offering Manila marks a new era of sneer diplomacy.
Chinese Soft Power: Another Typhoon Haiyan Victim
Does China Want a Cold War?
November 05, 2013
Does China Want a Cold War?
A new video by PLA generals suggest that some in the CCP are eager for a Cold War with Washington.
Does China Want a Cold War?
August 14, 2013
China Prepares for Psychological Warfare
The Gaoxin-7 will enhance the PLA’s PSYOP capabilities, which can be used on Taiwan and in the South China Sea.
China Prepares for Psychological Warfare
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