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Nationalism and Chinese Foreign Policy

  title={Nationalism and Chinese Foreign Policy},
  author={Tianbiao Zhu},
Is China increasingly a threat to the West? How is Chinese nationalism related to China’s international behaviour? This study answers these questions by examining the relationship between Chinese nationalism and foreign policy since 1949. It argues that the influence of Chinese nationalism for the last half century has been consistently determined by an interaction between the need to preserve China’s national independence and various means to serve this goal, in particular, the key means of… 

Nationalism in Chinese foreign policy : the case of China's response to the United States in 1989-2000

This thesis is concerned with nationalism in Chinese foreign policy. Adopting methods of comparative studies and formalised language analysis, through the case study of China's response to US

Chinese Nationalism and Sino–Japanese Relations

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The Dialectics of China’s Foreign Aid: Interactions Shaping China’s Aid Policy

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Is Chinese Nationalism Rising? Evidence from Beijing

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Realpolitik Nationalism

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China’s Foreign Aid and Its Role in the International Architecture

Published by Palgrave Macmillan Though China has long been an aid provider, the recent and remarkable surge in China’s foreign aid has important implications for the global aid architecture. It

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China, the emerging economic power: options and repercussions for Pak–US relations

  • H. Khan
  • Political Science
    International Politics (The Hague)
  • 2020
Washington established relations with Pakistan immediately after the independence when Moscow was diplomatically avoided by Pakistan elite policymakers to opt for one of the superpowers as a need for

China's Global Policy and Africa: A Few Implications for the Post-Crisis World

This article evaluates China's role in Africa. Its objective is to determine the possible benefits and drawbacks for the continent of China's engagement, and to establish whether there might be wider



Chinese Nationalism: The State of the Nation

  • P. Harris
  • Sociology, Political Science
    The China Journal
  • 1997
It is not difficult to understand the worldwide upsurge of interest during the last decade in questions relating to the state, the nation and nationalism. The collapse of the Soviet Union and the

Discovering Chinese Nationalism in China: Modernization, Identity, and International Relations

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Assertive Nationalism in Chinese Foreign Policy

Being patriots, we do not tolerate any encroachment on China's national dignity or interests.... In the thirty-three years since the founding of our People's Republic, we have shown the world by

De-Constructing the Chinese Nation

Most Sinologists view the Chinese nation as a relatively recent development, one that made the transition from empire to nation only around the turn of the twentieth century. This contrasts with the

Chinese Nationalism

  • J. Townsend
  • Sociology
    The Australian Journal of Chinese Affairs
  • 1992
Nationalism was the 'moving force' of the Chinese revolution, wrote Mary Wright, capturing in a phrase a conviction widely shared among students of modern China.1 In this perspective, a 'rising tide'

The Nationless State: The Search for a Nation in Modern Chinese Nationalism

  • J. Fitzgerald
  • Sociology
    The Australian Journal of Chinese Affairs
  • 1995
The history of modem China, in the round, is recounted as a struggle for national reunification and liberation traced through the rise and fall of successive state formations in the imperial, early

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This book applies the micro-macro linkage approach to Chinese foreign policy. The author examines the processes, situations, and structures of Chinese foreign policy and analyses the effect of the

The Power of Nations

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