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Title: The balancing strategies of states in a unipolar world : the case of East Asian regionalism
Author: Zhang, Tao
Awarding Body: Newcastle University
Current Institution: University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Date of Award: 2008
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Abstract:
This thesis discusses the balancing strategies of states in a unipolar international power structure. The main argument of this thesis is that two unique characteristics of the unipolarity -lack of power of other states to balance against a hegemon and the complexity of potential changes in polarity after the unipolarity- lead great powers to simultaneously implement cooperation and rivalry strategies toward the hegemon and toward each other.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.493064  DOI: Not available
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