Russian Policy towards China and Japan: The Yeltsin and Putin Periods (BASEES/Curzon Series on Russian & East European Studies)
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Date:6/10/2008 - Routledge
By: Natasha Kuhrt
The book traces the development of Russian policy towards China and Japan in the Eltsin and Putin Periods, showing how important engagement in East Asia is for Russia, how difficult managing policy in this region is because of the need for a multi-polar approach, and how Russia's domestic agenda influences policy to a high degree.