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Discourses of 'China' in International Relations: A Study in Western Theory as (IR) Practice

Pan, Chengxin

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This thesis is concerned with both the dangers and opportunities of China’s relations with the contemporary world and with the U.S.-led West in particular. It takes an unconventional approach to these issues in critically examining mainstream Western studies of Chinese foreign policy as a particular kind of discourse. The thesis focuses, more specifically, on the two dominant Western perspectives on China, (neo)realism and (neo)-liberalism. In doing so, it engages the questions of how Western...[Show more]

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Date published: 2004-08
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/8035

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