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Understanding China’s South Asia Policy
South Asia Masala (2011)
  • Vikas Kumar

China’s aggressive posturing in recent boundary disputes with Japan, India, Vietnam, and the Philippines caused widespread concern in the Asia-Pacific. But sensing growing opposition, China renewed cooperation with neighbours to calm tensions. Still policy-makers across the region are panicking at the prospect of China’s premature rise as the regional hegemon. The combination of aggressive and peaceful moves that characterize China’s foreign policy, therefore, bears closer scrutiny.

Publication Date
November 24, 2011
Citation Information
Vikas Kumar. "Understanding China’s South Asia Policy" South Asia Masala (2011)
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