The perils of containing China
Date of Issue2013
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The Obama Administration's policy of "rebalancing" to the Asia-Pacific appears to be a nascent attempt to contain China. It would behoove US policymakers to recognise a key distinction between Washington's current proto-containment of China and its successful containment of the Soviet Union during the Cold War.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 069-13