Accession Number : ADA318336

Title :   Sino-Soviet Competition in Asia: A Chronology (January - June 1984).

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC FEDERAL RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s) : Ross, Russell

PDF Url : ADA318336

Report Date : JUL 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 257

Abstract : Designed as a research tool to aid in the understanding of Sino-Soviet rivalry in the Pacific region, these chronologies reflect the tenor of Chinese and Soviet interaction with countries in the Asian area. Early volumes cover these interactions with Japan, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, the Democratic Republic of Korea, and the Republic of Vietnam, in the political, military, economic, scientific, or cultural fields. To reflect more accurately the nature of the Chinese and Soviet interactions, the country coverage was expended in later issues to include Laos, the country coverage was expended in later issues to include Laos, Kampuchea, Burma, India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, and the ASEAN nations (Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand). Trends observed in the exchanges among the nations are summarized beginning with the January-June 1979 volume. Starting with the July-December 1982 issue, documentary appendixes have been added. Beginning with the January-June 1982 volume, matrices of Asian countries' interactions with China and the USSR were added. Sources are provided for each entry in all issues.

Descriptors :   *USSR, *COMPETITION, *TOOLS, *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, *INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, *ASIA, *CHINA, *STRATEGIC AREAS, NORTH KOREA, INDIA, PAKISTAN, SOURCES, POLITICAL SCIENCE, ECONOMICS, GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN), MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN), INTERACTIONS, JAPAN, PATTERNS, PACIFIC OCEAN, CULTURE, SOUTH KOREA, PHILIPPINES, THAILAND, INDONESIA, BURMA, BANGLADESH, LAOS, MALAYSIA, NORTH VIETNAM, SINGAPORE, SOUTH VIETNAM.

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Geography
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

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