Building Confidence in East Asia: Maritime Conflicts, Interdependence and Asian Identity Thinking

  • Kazuhiko Togo
  • G. V. C. Naidu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Introduction

    1. G. V. C. Naidu, Kazuhiko Togo
      Pages 1-11
  3. East Asia: Geopolitical and Historical Context

  4. Maritime Security: Crisis Management and Acceptable Solution

  5. Interdependence: Effect and Limitation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 114-114
    2. G. V. C. Naidu, Kazuhiko Togo
      Pages 147-151
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 152-156

About this book


Conscious that trust deficit is a principal concern in East Asia, the book attempts to suggest ways to enhance confidence in certain key areas such as disputes in East and South China Seas, maritime CBMs, impact of economic interdependence on security, and issues concerning identity and values in Asian thinking.


Asia Asia-Pacific China East Asia interdependence Vietnam

Editors and affiliations

  • Kazuhiko Togo
    • 1
  • G. V. C. Naidu
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of World AffairsKyoto Sangyo UniversityJapan
  2. 2.Centre for Indo-Pacific Studies, School of International StudiesJawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia

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