Territorial Disputes in the South China Sea

Navigating Rough Waters

  • Jing Huang
  • Andrew Billo

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction: Unknotting Tangled Lines in the South China Sea Dispute

  3. Origins

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Thi Lan Anh Nguyen
      Pages 15-35
  4. Legal Dimensions

  5. The Role of ASEAN: Challenges and Choices

  6. Regional Perspectives

  7. Solutions and Future Prospects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
  8. Conclusion: Harmony from Disunity: Core Issues and Opportunities in the South China Sea

    1. Andrew Billo
      Pages 189-204
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 205-212

About this book


Heightened tensions in the South China Sea have raised serious concerns about the dangers of conflict in this region as a result of unresolved, complex territorial disputes. This volume offers detailed insights into a range of country-perspectives, addressing the historical, legal, structural, regional and multilateral dimensions of these disputes


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Editors and affiliations

  • Jing Huang
    • 1
  • Andrew Billo
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre on Asia and Globalisation, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public PolicyNational University of SingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Asia SocietyUSA

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