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Support for renewable energy in China: a survey experiment with internet users
Abstract Mitigating climate change requires reductions of carbon dioxide emissions and other greenhouse gases. Because China is the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases, global efforts to stopExpand
Lying Low No More? China's New Thinking on the Tao Guang Yang Hui Strategy
A series of moves in China's foreign policies since the global financial crisis in 2008 seems to suggest that China is now more confident than ever in its external behaviour. Indeed, some WesternExpand
Democracy promotion and China: blocker or bystander?
The increasingly prosperous, mighty, and assertive China is arguably the most powerful country blocking democracy today. In addition to withholding democratic rights of one-fifth of the world'sExpand
Domestic Politics, National Identity, and International Conflict: the case of the Koguryo controversy
This article seeks to explain both China's motivations in, and South Korea's response to, the Koguryo controversy. It argues that it is necessary to take into account the role of national identityExpand
Images of the United States: Explaining the Attitudes of Chinese Scholars and Students in the United States
How do Chinese scholars and students residing in the United States view the United States? This study tries to answer this question using a unique dataset from the United States. It also seeks toExpand
Why China Will Democratize
Behind the political stagnation on the surface, signs abound that a fundamental political transformation is taking place in China. In the fall of 2011, an unusually large group of independentExpand
Public opinion, international reputation, and audience costs in an authoritarian regime
Does the public in authoritarian regimes disapprove of their leaders’ backing down from public threats and commitments? Answers to this question provide a critical micro-foundation for the emergingExpand
Debating China's Assertiveness
In “How New and Assertive Is China’s New Assertiveness?” Iain Johnston argues that China’s recent foreign policy is not as assertive as many scholars and pundits contend. Johnston’s study is aExpand
Chinese Citizens’ Trust in Japan and South Korea: Findings from a Four-City Survey
Many observers see mutual distrust as a major reason for increasing tensions in East Asia, but few studies systematically explore exactly how trust, or the lack of it, influences internationalExpand
Does History Education Promote Nationalism in China? A ‘Limited Effect’ Explanation
ABSTRACT Most studies of Chinese nationalism are based on an unstated and unexamined assumption that history education in Chinese schools can effectively instill the official memory of theExpand