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  1. General Reading 10 items
    To prepare for the module, the following books (all available in the Library) can be recommended.
    1. South Asian Security: 21st Century Discourse - Sagarika Dutt, Alok Bansal 2012

      Book 

    2. Handbook of Asian Security Studies - Sumit Ganguly, Andrew Scobell, Joseph Chinyong Liow 2010 (electronic book)

      Book 

    3. Chinese and Indian Strategic Behavior: Growing Power and Alarm - George J. Gilboy, Eric Heginbotham 2012

      Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book.

    4. Chinese Foreign Policy: An Introduction - Marc Lanteigne 2013

      Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book.

    5. Indian Foreign Policy: Ambition and Transition - Chris Ogden 2014

      Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book.

  2. Part I: East Asia 61 items
    1. Week 1: Introduction to Asian Security 11 items
      1. Looking for Balance: China, the United States, and Power Balancing in East Asia - Steve Chan 2012

        Book Essential Available in the Library and as an e-book.

      2. Handbook of Asian Security Studies - Sumit Ganguly, Andrew Scobell, Joseph Chinyong Liow 2010 (electronic book)

        Book Essential

      3. Asian Security and the Rise of China: International Relations in an Age of Volatility - David Martin Jones, Nicholas Khoo, M. L. R. Smith 2013

        Book Essential

      4. Chinese and Indian Strategic Behavior: Growing Power and Alarm - George J. Gilboy, Eric Heginbotham 2012

        Book  Available in the Library and as an e-book.

      5. The Many Faces of Asian Security - Sheldon W Simon 2001

        Book 

    2. Week 2: China - Enter the Dragon 10 items
      1. Chinese Foreign Policy: An Introduction - Marc Lanteigne 2013

        Book Essential Chapter 5, pp.80-101. Available in the Library and as an e-book.

      2. Chinese Army Today: Tradition and Transformation for the 21st Century - Dennis J. Blasko 2012

        Book  pp. 16-46. Available in the Library and as an e-book.

      3. A War Like No Other: The Truth about China's Challenge to America - Richard C. Bush, Michael E. O'Hanlon 2007

        Book  pp. 57-97.

    3. Week 3: Taiwan - Playing the Trump Card? 9 items
      1. The Taiwan Strait: Still Dangerous - Sheryn Lee, Benjamin Schreer 2013

        Article Essential

      2. PLA Power Projection: Current Realities and Emerging Trends - Roy D. Kamphausen, Justin Liang

        Chapter  pp. 111-150.

      3. Shaping China - U.S. Military Relations - Chen Zhiya, Ashton B. Carter

        Chapter  pp. 45-66. Available in the Library and as an e-book.

    4. Week 4: Japan - Protecting the Hot Gates 14 items
      1. Japan's New Politics - William Choong 2013

        Article Essential

      2. Japan's Cautious Hawks. - Gerald L. Curtis 2013

        Article Essential

      3. Defense of Japan 2014 - Ministry of Defense (Japan)

        Document Essential

      4. Japan Rising: The Resurgence of Japanese Power and Purpose - Kenneth B. Pyle 2007

        Book Essential pp. 278-339.

    5. Week 5: Korean Peninsula - About Dear and Not-So-Dear Leaders 17 items
      1. Stopping Nuclear North Korea - Mark Fitzpatrick 2009

        Article Essential

      2. Famine in North Korea Redux? - Stephan Haggard, Marcus Noland 2009

        Article 

      3. How to Deal with South Korea - Sunhyuk Kim, Wonhyuk Lim 2007

        Article 

      4. Roehrig, Terence: "North Korea and the Northern Limit Line", North Korean Review 5(1), Fall 2009, pp. 8-22.

        Not available via Library holdings. The article can be requested via the author's ResearchGate profile.

  3. Part II: South and Southeast Asia 19 items
    1. Week 6: 'Planet India' - India's Rise to Power 19 items
      1. Indian Foreign Policy: Ambition and Transition - Chris Ogden 2014

        Book Essential Available in the Library and as an e-book.

      2. India: Modified Structuralism - Kanti Bajpai

        Chapter  pp. 157-197.

      3. India as a New Global Leader - Prasenjit K. Basu, Brahma Chellaney, Parag Khanna, Sunil Khilnani 2005

        Document 

      4. India: Emerging Power - Stephen P. Cohen 2001

        Book 

      5. Damodaran, A. K.: Beyond Autonomy: Roots of India's Foreign Policy. Mumbai: Somaiya Publications, 2000.

        Copy on order for the Library.

      6. India as a New Global Leader - Prasenjit K. Basu, Brahma Chellaney, Parag Khanna, Sunil Khilnani 2005

        Document 

  4. Week 7: Kashmir, India and Pakistan - Enduring Rivalry in South Asia 24 items
    1. Deadly Connections: States that Sponsor Terrorism - Daniel Byman 2005

      Book Essential Chapter 6, 'Pakistan and Kashmir'. Available in the Library and as an e-book.

    2. Deadly Arsenals: Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Threats - Joseph Cirincione, Jon B. Wolfsthal, Miriam Rajkumar 2005

      Book 

    3. Kashmir: The View From New Delhi - International Crisis Group 2003

      Webpage 

    4. Kashmir: The View From Islamabad - International Crisis Group 2003

      Webpage 

    5. Kashmir: The View From Srinagar - International Crisis Group 2002

      Webpage 

    6. India's nuclear doctrine - V. N. Khanna 2000

      Book 

    7. Inside Nuclear South Asia - Scott Douglas Sagan 2009

      Book 

    8. India, Pakistan and the Secret Jihad: the Covert War in Kashmir, 1947-2004 - Praveen Swami 2013

      Book  2007 edition also available at classmark DS485.K27S8.

  5. Week 8: 'Konfrontasi' and 'Cooperasi': Indonesia and ASEAN 12 items
    1. ASEAN 2030: Challenges of Building a Mature Political and Security Community - Amitav Acharaya 2011

      Document Essential Revised version of a paper rrepared for the conference on 'ASEAN 2030: Growing Together for Shared Prosperity', organised by the Asian Development Bank Institute, 11-12 July 2011, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

    2. Indonesia and the World - Ann Marie Murphy

      Chapter  pp. 239-304.

  6. Part III: Conflict and Cooperation 28 items
    1. Week 9: Contested Rocks - Traditional Security Issues (Focus South and East China Seas) 11 items
    2. Week 10: Cold Wars at Sea - Naval Arms Races along the Former Maritime Silk Road 17 items
      1. Explaining the US 'Pivot' to Asia - Kurt Campbell, Brian Andrews 2013

        Document Essential

      2. War with China - James Dobbins 2012

        Article Essential

      3. The Spectre of an Asian Arms Race - Christian Le Mière 2014

        Article Essential

      4. Integrated Headquarters, Military of Defence (Navy): Freedom to Use the Seas: India's Maritime Military Strategy. New Delhi: Ministry of Defence (Navy) 2007.

        Copy on order for the Library.

      5. Lehr, Peter: "Seemacht Indien? Ein Jahr nach der Veröffentlichung der neuen Marinedoktrin," Jahrbuch Indien 2005. Politik, Wirtschaft, Gesellschaft, eds. Günter Schucher/Christian Wagner (Hamburg: Institut für Asienkunde, 2005), pp. 93-113.

        Not available via Library holdings, see Dr Lehr.

      6. India's maritime security - Rahul Roy-Chaudhury 2000

        Book 

  7. Week 11: Making Haste Less Slowly - Asian Security Cooperation 12 items
    1. Explaining the US 'Pivot' to Asia - Kurt Campbell, Brian Andrews 2013

      Document Essential

    2. Why East Asian War is Unlikely - Richard A. Bitzinger, Barry Desker 2008

      Article Essential

    3. ASEAN, Regional Integration, and State Sovereignty - Hiro Katsumata, David Martin Jones, Michael L.R. Smith 2008

      Article 

    4. Challenges to Building an Effective Asia-Pacific Security Architecture - Brendan Taylor, William T. Tow

      Chapter  pp. 329-349.

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