Japan-China Relations

Structure or management?

Authored by: Ming Wan

Routledge Handbook of Japanese Politics

Print publication date:  February  2011
Online publication date:  February  2011

Print ISBN: 9780415551373
eBook ISBN: 9780203829875
Adobe ISBN: 9781136818387


 Download Chapter



What drives Japan’s relations with China? The answers to this question are necessarily complex. A long list of potential causal factors comes to mind readily: Japan’s interests and perception, institutions and personalities in Japanese domestic politics, public opinions, the nature of the arenas of interaction, the long shadow of the past, China’s approach and actions toward Japan, the U.S. approach and actions toward Asia, and the broader external environment in Asia and the world.

Search for more...
Back to top

Use of cookies on this website

We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site. You can find out more in our Privacy Policy. By continuing to use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.