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Asia's century and the problem of Japan's centrality

Taylor, Brendan


Japan has long been regarded as a central component of America's grand strategy in Asia. Scholars and practitioners assume this situation will persist in the face of China's rise and, indeed, that a more 'normal' Japan can and should take on an increasingly central role in US-led strategies to manage this power transition. This article challenges those assumptions by arguing that they are, paradoxically, being made at a time when Japan's economic and strategic weight in Asian security is...[Show more]

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Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: International Affairs
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-2346.2011.01008.x


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