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Author Lai, Yew Meng.

Title Nationalism and power politics in Japan's relations with China : a neoclassical realist interpretation / LAI Yew Meng
Published Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 243 pages)
Series Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge series ; 46
Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge series ; 46
Contents Cover; Nationalism and Power Politics in Japan's Relations with China; Title page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; List of illustrations; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations and glossary; Introduction; 1 Interpreting nationalism in Japanese-Chinese relations: contending approaches and analytical frameworks; 2 The trends, developments and dynamics in Japanese-Chinese relations; 3 Theories of nationalism and its manifestations in Japan; 4 Nationalism, Japan's China policy-making and Japanese-Chinese relations; 5 Case study I: the Yasukuni Shrine dispute
6 Case study II: the East China Sea disputeConclusion; Appendix: Map of the East China Sea: area of dispute; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Despite flourishing economic interactions and deepening interdependence, the current political and diplomatic relationship between Japan and China remains lukewarm at best. Indeed, bilateral relations reached an unprecedented nadir during the spring of 2005, and again more recently in autumn 2012, as massive anti-Japanese demonstrations across Chinese cities elicited corresponding incidents of popular anti-Chinese reprisal in Japan. This book systematically explores the complex dynamics that shape contemporary Japanese-Chinese relations. In particular, it analyses the so-called 'reviv
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Nationalism -- Japan.
International relations.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- International.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- International Relations -- General.
China -- Relations -- Japan.
Japan -- Relations -- China.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203100107