China Joins Global Governance

China Joins Global Governance : Cooperation and Contentions

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For many years, political leaders and analysts have debated the impacts of China's rise on the stability of the existing international system. International observers have also debated whether China would be a status quo power or a revisionist power, and whether China would observe the rules and regulations of international institutions and regimes. China Joins Global Governance: Cooperation and Contentions, edited by Mingjiang Li, provides an insightful contribution to our understanding of these issues through a specific angle: China's role in global governance. The contributors to this volume address such questions as, how has China dealt with major global institutions and regimes? How has China helped address various global challenges? How is China's rise changing the international approach to global governance? The contributors cover a broad range of issues, including China's vision and strategy in global multilateralism, China's role in global economic/financial/trade governance, China's policy towards the global environment and international development, and China's approaches to various global security issues such as nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation. China Joins Global Governance is an essential text in understanding the future trajectory of China's international more

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  • Hardback | 222 pages
  • 158 x 232 x 26mm | 458.13g
  • Lexington Books
  • Lanham, MD, United States
  • English
  • 0, 13 tables, 3 graphs
  • 0739176773
  • 9780739176771

About Mingjiang Li

Mingjiang Li is assistant professor at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Nanyang Technological University, more

Review quote

This important volume brings together leading experts to address several key questions related to one of the most important themes of this decade: China's roles in running the world. With its detailed focus on specific global issues, from trade to climate to energy to security, and nuanced arguments, this book is a significant contribution to our understanding of how global governance is unfolding in a world where China matters more every day. -- Ann Florini, Singapore Management Universityshow more

Table of contents

Introduction by Mingjiang Li Part 1. China's Vision and Strategy Chapter 1. China's Vision of Global Governance: A Resurrection of the "Central Kingdom?" by Lai-ha Chan, Pak K. Lee, and Gerald Chan Chapter 2. Rising from Within: China's Search for a Multilateral World and Its Implications for Sino-US Relations by Mingjiang Li Part 2. China and Global Economic Governance Chapter 3. China's Participation in Global Trade Negotiations by Henry Gao Chapter 4. Learning and Socialization in International Institutions: China's Experience with the WTO Dispute Settlement System by Xiaojun Li Chapter 5. The Politics and Economics of the Renminbi-Dollar Relationship by Yale H. Ferguson Chapter 6. Coping with the Dollar Hegemony: China's New Monetary Strategy and Its Implications for Regional Monetary Governance by Wei Li Chapter 7. Bargaining for More: China's Initiatives for Regional Free Trade in East Asia by June Park Part 3. China and Global Energy and Environment Chapter 8. China's Quest for ENergy Resources in the World: A Geo-economic Perspective by Jieli Li Chapter 9. Breaking the Impasse in International Climate Negotiations: A New Direction for Currently Flawed Negotiations and a Roadmap for China till 2050 by Zhong Xiang Zhang Part 4. China and Global Security Chapter 10. China's Approach to Nuclear Disarmament and Nonproliferation by Tong Zhaoshow more