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The Resource China's crisis behavior : political survival and foreign policy after the Cold War, Kai He

China's crisis behavior : political survival and foreign policy after the Cold War, Kai He

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China's crisis behavior : political survival and foreign policy after the Cold War
Title
China's crisis behavior
Title remainder
political survival and foreign policy after the Cold War
Statement of responsibility
Kai He
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Since the end of the Cold War, China has experienced several notable interstate crises: the 1999 'embassy bombing' incident, the 2001 EP-3 mid-air collision with a United States aircraft, and the Diaoyu/Senkaku dispute with Japan. China's response to each incident, however, has varied considerably. Drawing from a wealth of primary sources and interviews, this book offers a systematic analysis of China's crisis behavior in order to identify the factors which determine when Chinese leaders decide to escalate or scale down their response to crises. Inspired by prospect theory--a Nobel Prize-winning behavioural psychology theory--Kai He proposes a 'political survival prospect' model as a means to understand the disparities in China's behavior. He argues that China's response depends on a combination of three factors that shape leaders' views on the prospects for their 'political survival status, ' including the severity of the crisis, leaders' domestic authority, and international pressure"--
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1973-
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He, Kai
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crisis management in government
  • Political leadership
  • Survival
  • China
  • China
  • China
Label
China's crisis behavior : political survival and foreign policy after the Cold War, Kai He
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-168) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. China's foreign policy crises after the Cold War -- 2. Political survival and China's crisis behavior -- 3. The Yinhe incident and the Taiwan Strait crisis -- 4. The embassy bombing incident and the EP-3 mid-air collision -- 5. The Impeccable incident and the boat collision crisis -- 6. The Scarborough shoal dispute and Diaoyu/Senkaku purchase crisis -- 7. Leadership transition and China's future crisis behavior -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17862383
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 174 pages
Isbn
9781107141988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)922913176
Label
China's crisis behavior : political survival and foreign policy after the Cold War, Kai He
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-168) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. China's foreign policy crises after the Cold War -- 2. Political survival and China's crisis behavior -- 3. The Yinhe incident and the Taiwan Strait crisis -- 4. The embassy bombing incident and the EP-3 mid-air collision -- 5. The Impeccable incident and the boat collision crisis -- 6. The Scarborough shoal dispute and Diaoyu/Senkaku purchase crisis -- 7. Leadership transition and China's future crisis behavior -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17862383
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 174 pages
Isbn
9781107141988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)922913176

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