Historical analogies in policy-making : Crimea, World War I and East Asia
Fook, Bernard Weng Loo
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
From portraying the on-going Sino Japanese as a parallel to the lead-up to World War I, to the Crimean situation as a prelude to German annexation of the Sudetenland, policymakers have always used historical analogies. This is potentially problematic.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS commentaries, 063-14
Nanyang Technological University