February 06, 2013
Japan and China: Tensions Mounting
Drama in the East China Sea between Tokyo and Beijing has gone from bad to worse.
December 14, 2012
China's Small-Stick Diplomacy Goes Airborne
With Chinese aircraft flying near disputed islands, Beijing seems to be employing a familiar strategy.
November 12, 2012
America's Pivot: "Stoking The Fires of Nationalism?"
A recent article from a prominent China scholar calls into question America’s “pivot.” Is it worth it?
October 15, 2012
Japan's Cold War Navy
“An unintended consequence of Cold War maritime strategy is that the JMSDF remains a partial navy.”
September 17, 2012
Small-Stick Diplomacy in the East China Sea
Tempers are flaring over islands claimed by Japan and China. Beijing has turned to a familiar strategy.
September 14, 2012
Drawing Lines in the Water
While tensions rise between Japan and China in the East China Sea, an important development may have been overlooked.