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Great Wall and the Empty Fortress

China"s Search for Security

by Andrew Nathan

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


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Number of Pages268
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Open LibraryOL7457027M
ISBN 100393317846
ISBN 109780393317848

  Juyong Pass of Great Wall: Be prepared to climb to Fortress 12 - See 2, traveler reviews, 2, candid photos, and great deals for Beijing, China, at TripadvisorK TripAdvisor reviews. About the Author Andrew J. Nathan is Class of Professor of Political Science at Columbia University. His books include Chinese Democracy; The Great Wall and the Empty Fortress; The Tiananmen Papers; China's New Rulers: The Secret Files; and How East Asians View Democracy. Andrew Scobell is senior political scientist at the RAND Corporation.

The Great Wall of China (Chinese: 萬里長城; pinyin: Wànlǐ Chángchéng) is the collective name of a series of fortification systems generally built across the historical northern borders of China to protect and consolidate territories of Chinese states and empires against various nomadic groups of the steppe and their polities. Several walls were being built from as early as the 7th. The Great Wall of China is is no one who can climb the great wall all the way because when they climb the great wall to high they will feel sick.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages: maps ; 21 cm: Contents: China's place in the world --Legacies --The rise and decline of the Russian threat --The American puzzle --Difficult friends: Japan and the two Koreas --Neighbors to the south --Policy-making --Military power and foreign policy - . The Great Wall can be seen from space. Not. John Mann gives a great history and geography lesson on China and the Great Wall while dispelling myths like "seen from space" one and "the wall is one continuous structure for miles". It is not. Mann writes this not as gotcha skeptic, but rather as a investigative reporter/5(28).


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It is as reliable in its treatment of aspects of the pre-modern Chinese state and society that impinged on the course of modern Chinese affairs as it is authoritative (and well /5. The Great Wall and the Empty Fortress: China's Search for Security by Andrew J. Nathan; Robert S. Ross and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

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But the authors argue that those who subscribe to Great Wall and the Empty Fortress book alarmist view are mistaking the Great Wall for a symbol of strength, and falling for the deception of the Empty Fortress. Despite its sheer size, economic vitality, and drive to upgrade its military forces, China remains a vulnerable power.

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Nathan, Andrew J. & Ross, Robert S. The great wall and the empty fortress: China's search for security / by Andrew J. Nathan and Robert S. Ross W.W. Norton New York. An Empty Fortress. Author: Andrew Scobell,Ely Ratner,Michael Beckley; Publisher: Rand Corporation ISBN: N.A Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» "This study analyzes what is driving China's Central Asia and Afghanistan-Pakistan policies, identifies China's overarching strategy, examines the extent of Chinese activities in the region, and assesses.

The Great Wall and the Empty Fortress: China's Search for Security by Andrew J. Nathan, A fresh and new approach and beyond doubt the best book available on China's foreign policy. Editorial Reviews. This is a superb book, richly detailed, and will be required reading for anyone wishing to understand how China views its own situation Brand: Norton, W.

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NATHAN V V and ROBERT S. ROSS W-WNORTON & COMPANY New York London. CONTENTS FOREWORD xi 1. China's Place in the World 3 2. Legacies 19 3. The Rise and Decline of the Russian Threat 35 4. The American Puzzle 56 5. Difficult Friends: Japan and. 第一页; 前一页; 后一页 > 我来写短评我来写短评 > The Great Wall and the Empty Fortress 作者: Andrew J.

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give China a strong stake in maintaining regional stability and developing cooperative relations with its great power rivals. The book concludes with three recommendations. First, America needs to maintain. THE GREAT WALL AND THE EMPTY FORTRESS. Its weaknesses are both military--``by far the weakest of the four great powers in Asia''--and economic, with an economic strategy ``that will succeed only through intensified integration into the world economy.'' Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most.

But the authors argue that those who subscribe to this alarmist view are mistaking the Great Wall for a symbol of strength, and falling for the deception of the Empty Fortress. Despite its sheer size, economic vitality, and drive to upgrade its military forces, China remains a vulnerable power, crowded on all sides by powerful rivals and.

He is the regular Asia book reviewer for Foreign Affairs magazine and a member of the editorial boards of China's Crisis; The Great Wall and the Empty Fortress: China's Search for Security, with Robert S.

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