Xi Jinping's visit to South Korea : Finlandisation or Crimeanisation?
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The Chinese President's recent state visit to Seoul may presage either 'Finlandisation' in which South Korea shrewdly retains some degree of self-reliance by balancing between the great powers; or 'Crimeanisation' with Seoul's interests increasingly subsumed within China's larger geopolitical influence.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 142-14
Nanyang Technological University