International Society as a Process : Institutions , Identities , and China ’ s Peaceful Rise

@inproceedings{Yaqing2010InternationalSA,
  title={International Society as a Process : Institutions , Identities , and China ’ s Peaceful Rise},
  author={Qin Yaqing},
  year={2010}
}
  • Qin Yaqing
  • Published 2010
As China continues rapidly to develop, the question remains, ‘Is it possible for China to rise peacefully?’ It is generally agreed that China’s rise from 1979 to the present has been quite successful, but there is still worry, or at least widespread uncertainty, about its peaceful rise. Realists argue that a rising power will sooner or later challenge the hegemon and the existing international order, probably through violent, systemic war. Liberals worry about China’s political system and… CONTINUE READING