"International Relations Concepts"
30 Oct 2014
China and Global Crises: The "Culture of Reluctance"
Author: François Godement
European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) /
This paper looks at Beijing's position toward the crises in Afghanistan, Iraq, Mali, Pakistan and Ukraine to determine whether China will take greater responsibility for dealing with international crises.
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27 Oct 2014
Toward a New Offset Strategy: Explioting US Long-term Advantages to Restore US Global Power Projection Capability
Author: Robert Martinage
Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA)
This paper proposes a strategy for how the US can restore its global power projection capability to improve stability, bolster allied confidence in US security commitments, strengthen conventional deterrence, and reduce operational risk in the event ...
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8 Oct 2014
India’s Popular Culture in Southeast Asia
Author: Rahul Advani
Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)
This paper examines the cultural influence that India has projected through dance music and film, on Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia.
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World War I and the Transformation of the World
Author: Mackubin T Owens
Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)
This commentary provides an overview of the factors that led to World War I, which the author argues, are still being felt today.
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