China’s “New” Diplomacy

Tactical or Fundamental Change?

  • Pauline Kerr
  • Stuart Harris
  • Yaqing Qin

Part of the Palgrave Series in Asian Governance book series (PSAG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introduction

  3. Strategic Factors

  4. Domestic Factors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Yongjin Zhang
      Pages 131-149
  5. Particular Features of China’s “Nev” Diplomacy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Brendan Taylor
      Pages 195-210
    3. Stuart Harris
      Pages 211-228
    4. Pauline Kerr, Stuart Harris, Yaqing Qin
      Pages 229-247
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 249-298

About this book


Bringing together Chinese and Western scholars of diplomacy, this book highlights the view that China's 'new' diplomacy is an instrument of foreign policy, a socialising process that fosters both positive and negative change and an important indicator of China's future role.


Diplomacy foreign policy interdependence

Editors and affiliations

  • Pauline Kerr
    • 1
  • Stuart Harris
    • 2
  • Yaqing Qin
    • 3
  1. 1.Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy (APCD)The Australian National University (ANU)CanberraAustralia
  2. 2.Department of International RelationsUniversity of Sydney, ANUCanberraAustralia
  3. 3.China Foreign Affairs UniversityBeijingChina

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