Cold War Frontiers in the Asia-Pacific
Divided Territories in the San Francisco System
By (author) Kimie Hara
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Cold War Frontiers in the Asia-Pacific by Kimie Hara
Book DescriptionAfter World War II, many regional conflicts emerged in the Asia-Pacific, such as the divided Korean peninsula, the Cross-Taiwan Strait, the 'Northern Territories', (Southern Kuriles) Takeshima (Dokdo), Senkaku (Diaoyu) and the Spratly (Nansha) islands problems. These and other disputes, such as the Okinawa problem in relation to the US military presence in the region, all share an important common foundation in the post-war disposition of Japan, particularly the 1951 Peace Treaty. Signed by forty-nine countries in San Francisco, this multilateral treaty significantly shaped the post-war international order in the region, and with its associated security arrangements, laid the foundation for the regional Cold War structure, the "San Francisco System." This book examines the history and contemporary implications of the "San Francisco System," with particular focus on its frontier problems. Drawing on extensive archival research and in-depth analysis, Kimie Hara uncovers key links between the regional problems in the Asia-Pacific and their underlying association with Japan, and explores the clues for their future resolution within the multilateral context in which they originated. Cold War Frontiers in the Asia-Pacific will appeal to students and scholars interested in international relations of the Asia-Pacific region, diplomatic history and Japanese diplomacy.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415412087
(234mm x 156mm x 20mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 7-Dec-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Kimie Hara
Cold War Frontiers in the Asia-Pacific, Paperback (July 2012)
The 'San Francisco System' determined the post-war political and security order in the Asia-Pacific. Drawing on research and analysis, this work gives a comprehensive examination of the system, uncovering key links between the regional problems in the Asia-Pacific and their underlying association with Japan.
Northern Territories, Asia-Pacific Regional Conflicts and the Aland Experience, Hardback (May 2009)» View all books by Kimie Hara
Considers the Aland islands settlement in northern Europe as a resolution model for the major Asia-Pacific regional conflicts that derived from the post-World War II disposition of Japan. This study focuses on the territorial dispute between Japan and Russia, the Northern Territories/Southern Kuriles problem.
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Author Biography - Kimie Hara
Kimie Hara is a professor and the Renison Research Professor at the University of Waterloo, Canada.
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