The US-China Perception Gap in the South China Sea
By David J. Firestein
The United States and China perceive the South China Sea issue in starkly different terms.
The Forgotten Chinese Dream: Winning Hearts and Minds
By Zach Przystup
China seems to have forgotten the counsel of its ancient philosophers on how to govern effectively.
The South China Sea Ruling: 1 Month Later
By Tuan N. Pham
Time to carefully analyze the Chinese reaction to determine how best to respond in the coming months.
Philippines' Former President in Hong Kong to ‘Rekindle Ties With China’
By Shannon Tiezzi
Fidel Ramos will steer clear of the controversial South China Sea case in his discussions with "old friends."
What Now for China’s ‘Historic Rights’ in the South China Sea?
By John Lee
Defending China's "historic rights" in the South China Sea is integral to the Communist Party's political narrative.
After the South China Sea Ruling, Time for More FONOPs
By Joseph Bosco
Whether China cooperates or not, the ruling lets the United States correct earlier mistakes in ensuring navigational freedoms.
Who Supports China in the South China Sea and Why
By Wang Wen and Chen Xiaochen
The psychology behind global support for China’s South China Sea position: a desire to avoid war.
The South China Sea Is Really a Fishery Dispute
By Adam Greer
The hidden cause of the South China Sea disputes: there aren't enough fish in the sea.
India and the Downsides of the South China Sea Decision
By Akhilesh Pillalamarri
For India, July's South China Sea ruling by an arbitral tribunal is a complicated matter.
The Philippines' Triumph: Right Over Might
By Gilberto C. Teodoro, Jr.
It is precisely the fairness and impartiality of the process chosen by Manila to vent its claims that China objects to.
The South China Sea Case and China's New Nationalism
By Luo Xi
Putting Chinese nationalism in historical context.
South China Sea Ruling: Can This be India’s Moment in the Indo-Pacific?
By Harsh V. Pant
The South China Sea ruling against China presents an immense opportunity for India.