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Chinese Strategy and Military Modernization in 2015

A Comparative Analysis

Anthony H. Cordesman and Steven Colley

China’s emergence as a global economic superpower, and as a major regional military power in Asia and the Pacific, has had a major impact on its relations with the United States and its neighbors. China was the driving factor in the new strategy the United States announced in 2012 that called for a “rebalance” of U.S. forces to the Asia-Pacific region. At the same time, China’s actions on its borders, in the East China Sea, and in the South China Sea have shown that it is steadily expanding its geopolitical role in the Pacific and having a steadily increasing impact on the strategy and military developments in other Asian powers. « less more »
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers / Center for Strategic & International Studies
Pages: 586Size: 8 1/2 x 11
978-1-4422-5900-3 • Paperback • January 2016 • $110.00 • (£75.00) - Currently out of stock. Copies will arrive soon.
978-1-4422-5901-0 • eBook • January 2016 • $109.99 • (£75.00)
Series: CSIS Reports
Anthony H. Cordesman holds the Arleigh A. Burke Chair in Strategy at CSIS. Steven Colley is a former researcher with the Burke Chair at CSIS.