Sinicizing International Relations

Self, Civilization, and Intellectual Politics in Subaltern East Asia

  • Authors
  • Chih-yu Shih

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Transcending National Identities

  3. A World Sinicized into Harmony: Centralized Perspectives

  4. China International and Intellectual: Perspectives Beyond

  5. China Subaltern and Different: Perspectives Below

  6. Worlding East Asia through China: Multisited Perspectives

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 181-245

About this book


The book brings civilizational politics back to the studies of international relations and foreign policy through a study of the multiple meanings of international relations and related terms in East Asia and the intrinsic relation of international relations to individual choices of scholarly identity.


foreign policy identity international relations Policy politics

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