Australia Needs Soft Power as Asia’s Strategic Balances Shift
April 09, 2016
Australia Needs Soft Power as Asia’s Strategic Balances Shift
It is time Canberra took soft power seriously.
Australia Needs Soft Power as Asia’s Strategic Balances Shift
Reality Check: Chinese Students Are Only Benefiting US Universities
March 22, 2016
Reality Check: Chinese Students Are Only Benefiting US Universities
Chinese students, on the whole, bring multiple benefits to U.S. universities.
Reality Check: Chinese Students Are Only Benefiting US Universities
Apple, the FBI, and the US Soft Power Edge
March 02, 2016
Apple, the FBI, and the US Soft Power Edge
If the U.S. wants to keep its soft power edge over China, Apple needs to win.
Apple, the FBI, and the US Soft Power Edge
The Far-Reaching Consequences of China's South China Sea Island-Building
November 13, 2015
The Far-Reaching Consequences of China's South China Sea Island-Building
It's time for the world to stop underestimating the severity of environmental damage in the South China Sea.
The Far-Reaching Consequences of China's South China Sea Island-Building
Interview: Joseph Nye
October 30, 2015
Interview: Joseph Nye
“The U.S. and China are deeply entangled, and that state is largely a good thing.”
Interview: Joseph Nye
Asia’s Soft Power Deficit
July 22, 2015
Asia’s Soft Power Deficit
The Asia-Pacific may be racing ahead economically, but it still lags the West in soft power, according to new research.
Asia’s Soft Power Deficit
China's Confucius Institutes and the Soft War
July 08, 2015
China's Confucius Institutes and the Soft War
With the closing of Confucius Institutes, China may be heading for a "soft power" war with the West.
China's Confucius Institutes and the Soft War
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?
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