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Russia as an Aspiring Great Power in East Asia

Perceptions and Policies from Yeltsin to Putin


Part of the St Antony’s Series book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Paradorn Rangsimaporn
    Pages 1-10
  3. Paradorn Rangsimaporn
    Pages 11-22
  4. Paradorn Rangsimaporn
    Pages 42-59
  5. Paradorn Rangsimaporn
    Pages 60-100
  6. Paradorn Rangsimaporn
    Pages 101-129
  7. Paradorn Rangsimaporn
    Pages 130-151
  8. Paradorn Rangsimaporn
    Pages 152-158
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 159-260

About this book


Rangsimaporn argues that Russia aspires to become a great power and tries to achieve this through utilizing its position as a Eurasian country, with vast territories in East Asia, its economic assets, primarily arms and energy, and careful management of its role in a multipolar East Asia with a complex balance of power.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of ThailandThailand

About the authors

PARADORN RANGSIMAPORN is a Diplomat at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, Thailand. He completed his doctorate degree in International Relations at St. Antony's College, University of Oxford, UK. He has published articles in Asian Survey and Europe-Asia Studies.

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