Hugh White
Hugh White, Professor of Strategic Studies, National University of Australia; author “The China Choice: Why We Should Share Power.”

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【南シナ海問題】アメリカは中国に譲歩すべきだ さもなくば高い代償を払うことに

(7) Comments | Posted October 29, 2015 | 1:34 AM


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The U.S. Must Accommodate China's Power in the Island Dispute -- Or Be Willing to Pay a High Price

(114) Comments | Posted October 27, 2015 | 6:35 PM

SYDNEY -- There are two ways to see the U.S. Navy's freedom of navigation operation in the South China Sea. We can see it is as a modest legal maneuver, designed to assert Washington's interpretation of some rather arcane and contested points of international maritime law. Or we can see...

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How Would You Feel If China Flew Spy Planes a Dozen Miles From the California Coast?

(355) Comments | Posted June 10, 2015 | 4:59 PM

CANBERRA -- What exactly is America's gripe with China in the South China Sea? The question becomes more and more important as the future of the world's most vital bilateral relationship becomes more and more dependent on what happens in this much-contested waterway. And the answer is not very clear.

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America's China Consensus Slowly Unravels

(25) Comments | Posted April 20, 2015 | 2:35 PM


For a long time American (and Australian) thinking about China has been dominated by a broad consensus that, despite many signs of growing assertiveness, Beijing does not pose a fundamental challenge to U.S. leadership...

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Why China and America are Headed Toward a Catastrophic Clash

(167) Comments | Posted June 2, 2014 | 12:24 PM

This article also appears in The Interpreter, the journal of the Lowy Institute in Australia.

Many people find it hard to understand why China is acting the way it is in the East and South China Seas. What does Beijing hope to achieve by alienating its neighbors and undermining regional...

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