This book presents to the reader a comprehensive and integrated discussion of the Northeast Asian-Western Pacific region and its relationships to United States and world security concerns and international political stability.

chapter Chapter 1|6 pages

The Northeast Asian Arena

ByStephen P. Gibert

chapter Chapter 2|21 pages

The Sino-Soviet-U.S. Triangle

ByHarold C. Hinton

chapter Chapter 3|23 pages

Japan and the Soviet Union

ByThomas W. Robinson

chapter Chapter 4|22 pages

The Politics of Japanese Defense

ByMichio Umegaki

chapter Chapter 5|20 pages

Prospects for Korean Security

BySeung-Hwan Kim

chapter Chapter 6|21 pages

The Philippines after Marcos

ByLarry A. Niksch

chapter Chapter 7|20 pages

The Isolation of Island China

ByStephen P. Gibert

chapter Chapter 8|24 pages

Military Balances in Northeast Asia

BySarah M. Taylor

chapter Chapter 9|20 pages

Chinese Military Modernization

ByMartin L. Lasater

chapter Chapter 10|5 pages

Approaching the Pacific Century

ByStephen P. Gibert