Sino-Vietnamese relations in the early twenty-first century : Economics in command?

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  • Joseph Y.S. Cheng


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)379-405
Journal / PublicationAsian Survey
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2011


Sino-Vietnamese relations since the mid-1980s represent an interesting case for studying how economic considerations can transform two conflicting states into peaceful accommodation in an asymmetrical bilateral relationship. The Chinese leadership's pursuit of a peaceful international environment for economic development has been followed by its Vietnamese counterpart. © 2011 by the Regents of the University of California.

Research Area(s)

  • Asymmetrical, Hedging strategy, Nationalism, Peaceful international environment, Territorial disputes

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