Hiroko Maeda

Japan-China Relations at a Crossroads

Author: Hiroko Maeda

Categories: In the News

Following their assertive actions in the East China Sea in recent years, Chinese foreign policymakers now find themselves under considerable pressure. China’s expansionist strategies in the East and South China Seas have earned Beijing widespread criticism from the international community. These emerging challenges have prompted the current debate in Japan about how best to respond to China.

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The Nature of China’s Rise and Why It Matters to the U.S. and Japan: A Japanese Perspective

Author: Hiroko Maeda

China’s military buildup has shaken regional stability and poses a challenge to the U.S.-Japan alliance. This view is broadly shared in the U.S. and Japan, but the respective reasons for concern might be slightly different.

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