International Relations II (for Post-Grads) - `Sino-Japanese Relations Since 1972`- Sino-Japanese Relations Today and in the Future – Seminar Handouts and Extra Readings

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Are Japan–China relations sweetening or souring? (2015)
Are Japan–China relations on a collision course? The two thorny issues between Japan and China are history and security. But despite these problems, there is a case for cautious optimism for the time being.
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2015/09/09/are-japan-china-relations-sweete...
 
 
 
 
 

China, Japan and South Korea relations 'completely restored' after summit (2015)
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/11/01/asia/china-korea-japan-talks/
 
 
 
 
 
China, Japan more upbeat on ties but challenges remain (2016)
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-japan-idUSKCN0XR02H
 
 
 
 
 
China makes requirements on improving China-Japan ties (2016)
http://en.people.cn/n3/2016/0501/c90000-9051863.html
 
 
 
 
China Seeks Japan Ties Based on Cooperation, Not Confrontation (2016)
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-04-30/abe-xi-summit-seen-at-...
 
 
 
 
 
Economic Relations between Japan and China in 2016
http://www.rieti.go.jp/en/columns/a01_0441.html
 
 
 
 
Economics Still Trumps Politics Between Japan and China
https://www2.jiia.or.jp/en/pdf/publication/2014-09_003-kokusaimondai.pdf
 
 
 
 
 
FOR COIN AND COUNTRY: EASING JAPAN-CHINA TENSIONS THROUGH SOCIAL, ECONOMIC, AND POLITICAL EQUILIBRIUM (2014)
http://journal.georgetown.edu/for-coin-and-country-easing-japan-china-te...
 
 
 
 

Foundations of Cooperation: Imagining the Future of Sino-Japanese Relations (2008)
http://apjjf.org/-Matthew-Penney/2713/article.html
 
 
 
 

How China is driving Japan closer to Southeast Asia (2016)
http://www.dw.com/en/how-china-is-driving-japan-closer-to-southeast-asia...
 
 
 
 
 
 
How Strong Is the U.S.-Japan Relationship? (2015)
http://foreignpolicy.com/2015/04/14/united-states-japan-relationship-pol...
 
 
 
 
 
Japan, China, and the United States in an Uncertain Asia (2016)
http://www.theasanforum.org/japan-china-and-the-united-states-in-an-unce...
 
 
 
 

Japan-China Crisis Is The Most Significant Geopolitical Tension In The World (2013)
http://www.businessinsider.com/japan-china-crisis-is-a-huge-geopolitical...
 
 
 
 
Japan-China Relations: Hopes for better relations through cultural exchanges (2015)
http://asia.nikkei.com/Life-Arts/Life/Hopes-for-better-relations-through...
 
 
 
 

JAPAN-CHINA RELATIONS IN THE 21ST CENTURY (2001)
RECOMMENDATIONS FOR BUILDING A RELATIONSHIP OF TRUST AND EXPANDING ECONOMIC EXCHANGES BETWEEN JAPAN AND CHINA
https://www.keidanren.or.jp/english/policy/2001/006.html
 
 
 
 

Japan embraces India as China looms (2015)
http://america.aljazeera.com/opinions/2015/12/japan-embraces-india-as-ch...
 
 
 
 
 

Japan’s Security Strategy toward the Rise of China
From a Friendship Paradigm to a Mix of Engagement and Hedging (2015)
http://www.tokyofoundation.org/en/articles/2015/security-strategy-toward...
 
 
 
 
Maritime Concerns and the Future of Sino-Japanese Relations (2014)
http://www.nippon.com/en/in-depth/a03102/
 
 
 
 
 
New Aspects of Japan-China Relations and the Future of Business with China (2013)
http://www.yomiuri.co.jp/adv/chuo/dy/hakumon/2013earlyspring03.html
 
 
 
 

Risks Facing the Chinese Economy in the 2020s and the Prospects for Japan-China Relations-From cultural exchange through Japanese missions to Tang China to the new era of win-win economic relations between Japan and China (2016)
http://www.canon-igs.org/en/column/network/20160623_3859.html
 
 
 
 
 
 
70 Years of Post-War Relations between Japan, China and South Korea
—A Message to Asia and the Youth (2015)
http://www.yomiuri.co.jp/adv/wol/dy/opinion/international_150420.html
 
 
 
 
 
SINO-JAPANESE RELATIONS DURING THE OBAMA PRESIDENCY (2016)
http://wilsonquarterly.com/quarterly/the-post-obama-world/sino-japanese-...
 
 
 

The geo-economic potential of the China–Japan relationship (2015)
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2015/09/28/the-geo-economic-potential-of-th...
 
 
 
 
The Optics of China-Japan Relations from the Politics of ‘Historical Memories’
http://utsynergyjournal.org/2016/01/08/the-optics-of-china-japan-relatio...
 
 
 
 
 
The Rise of China and Transformation of Japan-China Relations: Opportunities and challenges for Japan (2014)
http://www.rieti.go.jp/en/china/14080501.html
 
 
 
 
 

Tokyo misread Beijing's response to island nationalization
TOKYO -- Japan grossly underestimated the anger it would face from China over its 2012 nationalization of disputed islands in the East China Sea, recently released emails of former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton show.
http://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/International-Relations/Tokyo-mi...
 
 
 
 
Tough questions, straight answers: China’s top diplomat on the South China Sea, North Korea, Japan, the US and more
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/east-asia/article/1989782/how-hague-ruling...
 
 
 

Where Does Japan Fit in China’s “New Type of Great Power Relations?” (2014)
http://www.theasanforum.org/where-does-japan-fit-in-chinas-new-type-of-g...
 
 
 
 
Xi Jinping Attends China-Japan Friendship Exchange Meeting and Delivers Important Speech (2015)