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Doctrine and Training

Daivd Shambaugh

in Modernizing China's Military: Progress, Problems, and Prospects

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520225077
eISBN:
9780520938106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225077.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter discusses the substantial evolution and thoroughgoing revision of People's Liberation Army (PLA) war-fighting doctrine, strategy, tactics, and training in recent years, showing in ... More


Last Word: Military as a Stabilizer

Prakash Menon

in India's Military Modernization: Challenges and Prospects

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780198092384
eISBN:
9780199082674
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092384.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines India’s military modernisation from the standpoint of the role of its military as a stabilizer. It discusses India’s historical preferences with regard to the use of military ... More


Introduction

Rajesh Basrur, Ajaya Kumar Das, and Manjeet S. Pardesi

in India's Military Modernization: Challenges and Prospects

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780198092384
eISBN:
9780199082674
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092384.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The focus of this chapter is to understand how India’s defence and security policy has evolved since the country’s independence in 1947 in order to better appreciate the challenges it currently ... More


India's Military Modernization: Challenges and Prospects

Rajesh Basrur, Ajaya Kumar Das, and Manjeet Singh Pardesi (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780198092384
eISBN:
9780199082674
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092384.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

India has emerged as a major power in world politics since the end of the Cold War. The pros and cons of India’s power potential have been debated at length in terms of its economic capacities, ... More


China’s Military Rise

Denny Roy

in Return of the Dragon: Rising China and Regional Security

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231159005
eISBN:
9780231528153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231159005.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter examines China's rise as a military power. China is building strong military forces in line with the Chinese phrase “rich country, strong army,” which expresses the idea that economic ... More


China’s Military Modernization and Foreign Defense Technology Acquisition

Hugo Meijer

in Trading with the Enemy: The Making of US Export Control Policy toward the People's Republic of China

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190277697
eISBN:
9780190277710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190277697.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, American Politics

The 2000s marked the ascent of the People’s Republic of China onto the world stage from both an economic and military standpoint. China’s military build-up in the 2000s, partly fueled by its economic ... More


The Rise of China and the Collapse of COCOM

Hugo Meijer

in Trading with the Enemy: The Making of US Export Control Policy toward the People's Republic of China

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190277697
eISBN:
9780190277710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190277697.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, American Politics

In the aftermath of the Tiananmen crackdown and of the collapse of the Soviet Union, the foundation of Sino-American military cooperation disappeared. Furthermore, growing concerns emerged among US ... More


The China Rule and the China “Threat”

Hugo Meijer

in Trading with the Enemy: The Making of US Export Control Policy toward the People's Republic of China

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190277697
eISBN:
9780190277710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190277697.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, American Politics

Chapter 10 investigates the making of a key decision in the 2000s, the so-called “China Rule”, which established, on the one hand, more stringent controls on a limited number of sensitive ... More


Systemic Transition Dynamics and Conflict Drivers in the China–United States Transition Context

David P. Rapkin and William R. Thompson

in Transition Scenarios: China and the United States in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226040332
eISBN:
9780226040509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226040509.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In contrast to the abstractions of the preceding chapter, general factors are translated into a specific discussion of the evolution of the China-United States relationship – albeit with a stress on ... More


In the Shadow of the Border Conflict

Xiaoming Zhang

in Deng Xiaoping's Long War: The Military Conflict between China and Vietnam, 1979-1991

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469621241
eISBN:
9781469623399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621241.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines how the border conflicts affected the social and economic development of two border provinces, Guangxi and Yunnan, and how the People's Liberation Army (PLA) used the conflicts ... More


Pokhran II and After: The Reactions, Debates, and Consequences

Ashok Kapur

in Pokhran and Beyond: India's Nuclear Weapons Capability

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195667547
eISBN:
9780199081790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195667547.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter considers the consequences, debates, and reactions that surrounded Prime Minister Vajpayee's decision to authorize nuclear testing in India in April-May 1998. It begins with a section on ... More


China Becomes a Fully-Fledged Member of Nuclear Order, 1990–9

Nicola Horsburgh

in China and Global Nuclear Order: From Estrangement to Active Engagement

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198706113
eISBN:
9780191775277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198706113.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 4 centres on the 1990s, a period of significant consolidation for global nuclear order following the indefinite extension of the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) in 1995 and the signing of the ... More


Introduction

Robert S. Ross, Øystein Tunsjø Ross, and Tunsjø Tunsjø

in Strategic Adjustment and the Rise of China: Power and Politics in East Asia

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501709180
eISBN:
9781501712777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709180.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This introductory chapter focuses on the underlying sources of these recent challenges to the regional order; the implications of these developments for China, the United States and the region's ... More


The People’s Liberation Army and Dual-Use Information and Communications Technologies

Hugo Meijer

in Trading with the Enemy: The Making of US Export Control Policy toward the People's Republic of China

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190277697
eISBN:
9780190277710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190277697.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, American Politics

China’s reliance on dual-use information and communications technology to develop its C4ISR and Network Centric Warfare capabilities constituted a major challenge for US export control policy ... More


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