Asian Perspective, volume 45, number 3 (Summer 2021) published
IFES is pleased to announce the publication of Asian Perspective vol. 45, no. 3 (Summer 2021). The issue is available online at the PROJECT MUSE database:
Asian Perspective is published by Johns Hopkins University Press for the Institute for Far Eastern Studies of Kyungnam University.
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Table of Contents
Special Section on Strategic Communications and Regional Dynamics in the Asia-Pacific
Regional Communicative Dynamics and International Relations in the Asia-Pacific
Chiyuki Aoi and Yee-Kuang Heng
No Consensus Across the Strait: Chinese and Taiwanese Strategic Communications in a Contested Regional Order
Japan-China Strategic Communications Dynamics under the Belt and Road Initiative: The Case of “Third Country Business Cooperation”
Russian Strategic Communications toward Japan: A More Benign Model of Influence?
James D. J. Brown
Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand’s Layering of Strategic Communications (2016–2020)
Public Diplomacy in East Asia
An “East Asian” Public Diplomacy? Lessons from Japan, South Korea, and China
Politics and Democracy in China
The Political Opportunity Structure of Chinese Villages: A Case Study of Rightful Resistance in Northwest China
Guo Pengpeng, René Trappel, and Han Guoming
Book Review Essay
Grand Illusions and Delusions
Walter C. Clemens, Jr.