The East Asian Peace

Book Chapter

Tønnesson, Stein (2020) The East Asian Peace, in Takashi Inoguchi, ed., The SAGE Handbook of Asian Foreign Policy (2 vols). London: SAGE reference (1097–1117).

​A short presentation of East Asia's Regional Peace since the 1980s

​The chapter discusses how to conceptualize the peace that has characterized Ethe East Asian region since the 1980s, places it in historical context and goes through the various explanations that have been put forward for the regional transition from intense and widespread warfare to relative peace.

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Stein Tønnesson

Stein Tønnesson

Research Professor

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