1 edition of The South China Sea found in the catalog.
The South China Sea
Written in English
China"s rise has upset the global balance of power, and the first place to feel the strain is Beijing"s back yard: the South China Sea. For decades tensions have smoldered in the region, but today the threat of a direct confrontation among superpowers grows ever more likely. This important book is the first to make clear sense of the South Sea disputes. Bill Hayton, a journalist with extensive experience in the region, examines the high stakes involved for rival nations that include Vietnam, India, Taiwan, the Philippines, and China, as well as the United States, Russia, and others. Hayton also lays out the daunting obstacles that stand in the way of peaceful resolution.
Includes bibliographical references (pages -284) and index.
|LC Classifications||DS525.8 .H39 2014|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 298 pages|
|Number of Pages||298|
|ISBN 10||0300186835, 0300211724|
|ISBN 10||9780300186833, 9780300211726|
|LC Control Number||2014944966|
China claims most of the South China Sea, through which more than $5 trillion of world trade passes every year. Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei, the Philippines and Taiwan have rival claims. In addition to substantial natural resources, the South China Sea is of paramount strategic significance to the Asian security paradigm and to global stability. South China Sea - the struggle for power in Asia. likes. From ancient history to modern threats of war - everything you need to know about the South China Sea disputes. And some great stories ers:
The South China Sea Dispute: Navigating Diplomatic and Strategic Tensions [Whole Publication], by Ian Storey, Cheng-Yi Lin, editors: USD USD: Add to Cart: Preliminary pages – Download: 1. Introduction, by Ian Storey, Cheng-Yi Lin, authors – Download: 2. This book discusses the South China Sea dispute from a Chinese perspective with regards to history, law, international politics, the economy, diplomacy and military affairs. Not only does it detail China’s official position on the sovereignty and maritime disputes in the South China Sea, but also provides analyses of the related factors.
China's increasing assertiveness, especially in the energy-rich South China Sea, has raised concerns within the region and the United States is challenging Chinese maritime hegemony. August 4, , am explore: World. Mike Pompeo Says US Not Asking Asia to Take Sides Against China. Pompeo hailed an Indo-Pacific engagement framework. China’s assertion of its rights over the South China Sea, marked by the U-shaped nine-dash line, cuts right across the US insistence on freedom of navigation. As it is a waterway that carries 40 percent of global commerce, freedom of passage through the South China Sea is vital for the world economy.
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A discerning account of simmering conflict in the South China Sea and why the world can’t afford to be indifferent China’s rise has upset the global balance of power, and the first place to feel the strain is Beijing’s back yard: the South China by: An extraordinarily illuminating text on the South China Sea that is still very entertaining.
I wrote a paper on the South China Sea and I took a lot of new information from Hayton's book. The most interesting part was his dive into the history of the area you to the colonial era - its not often talked about, and Hayton writes about it splendidly.4/5.
The China Sea is the latest thriller from New York Times bestselling author Richard Herman. Perfect for fans of Tom Clancy, Vince Flynn and Andy McNab. The Chinese Dragon has awoken - and is narrowing its sights on the South China Sea.4/5. this is the second time I have tried to get south china sea and I keep getting the The South China Sea book in the picture which is the first book in the set and not south china sea and it is a larger sized book than the rest of the set.
I would be happy to buy the right book but someone needs to do a little research and sell the right book/5(5). Tensions are on the rise in the South China Sea. Longstanding sovereignty disputes over the profusion of atolls, shoals, and reefs that dot the million square miles.
Latest news on the South China Sea, including South China Sea conflict, South China Sea dispute, the Philippines, and China military updates. A U.S. Navy F/AC aircraft prepares to land on the runway of the U.S.S. Nimitz aircraft carrier during a tour of the ship in the South China Sea on Author: Kathy Gilsinan.
Book Description. This book explores the very latest developments in the South China Sea maritime dispute. It examines the South China Sea as an arena for geostrategic competition between China and the United States and why the dispute.
"The South China Sea is of mounting geopolitical importance yet remains obscure to most audiences outside Asia. Bill Hayton's book will do much to remedy that - helping governments to fashion wise policy, and ordinary people to understand the region.
The South China Sea is the largest marginal sea of the western Pacific. Some 1 million to 60 million years ago, it rifted and then collapsed as a result of seafloor spreading.
The China Sea Basin is believed to have dropped miles (4 km), leaving residual plateaus studded with numerous coral reefs, islets, and banks, some of which are.
The South China Sea is a marginal sea that is part of the Pacific Ocean, encompassing an area from the Karimata and Malacca straits to the Strait of Taiwan of around 3, square kilometres (1, sq mi). The sea carries tremendous strategic importance; one-third of the world's shipping passes through it, carrying over $3 trillion in trade each year, it contains Coordinates: 12°N °E / 12°N.
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The South China Sea offers only modest deposits of oil and gas. The sea’s landmasses are little more than exposed coral rock and spits of sand.
Still, for decades China has played hardball over the area, snatching islands from Vietnam and killing Vietnamese soldiers.8/10(). Arbitration Concerning the South China Sea Philippines Versus China by Shicun Wu (Editor, Series edited by); Keyuan Zou (Editor, Series edited by) Call Number: KZAA73 ISBN: Regional economic cooperation may be a viable alternative to the present conflicts.
However, the varied experience of regional initiatives in Southeast Asia provides a cautionary note that, while there is the potential for peaceful development of the South China Sea, there are significant challenges to structuring successful programs. 3 Jun - am Diplomacy & Defence. Beijing admits to putting troops, weapons on South China Sea reefs.
3 Jun, am Video of. “The book offers a timely and useful analysis of different aspects and issues related to the South China Sea dispute. useful for a wider audience, whether for the experts or the laymen, researchers as well as students.
this edited book volume offers a good read with several chapters useful and relevant for students interested in the South China Sea problem for years. All the latest breaking news on South China Sea. Browse The Independent’s complete collection of articles and commentary on South China Sea.
The South China Sea: Hydrocarbon Potential and Possibilities of Joint Development presents the proceedings of the EAPI/CCOP Workshop East-West Center held in Honolulu, Hawaii on AugustThe book contains papers on the geology and offshore hydrocarbon potential in the Philippines, Thailand, and Indonesia; and on the need for certain.
Recent Developments. Tensions between China and both the Philippines and Vietnam have recently cooled, even as China increased its military activity in. China’s claims of South China Sea (SCS) ownership are illegal, but Beijing’s hyper-nationalistic officials increasingly encourage its .The South China Sea: The Struggle for Power in Asia.
By Bill Hayton. Yale University Press; pages; $35 and £ Buy fromTHE rocks and coral known as James Shoal are.The South China Sea disputes involve both island and maritime claims among several sovereign states within the region, namely Brunei, the People's Republic of China (PRC), the Republic of China (ROC/Taiwan), Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and estimated US$ trillion worth of global trade passes through the South China Sea annually, which accounts for .