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China's military modernization : building for regional and global reach

Author: Richard D Fisher
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger Security International, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book explores the Chinese military and defense strategies that have evolved over the last few years to support the financial infrastructure. It discusses the "evolving geo-strategy," stressing how Chinese foreign policy will undergo a remarkable transformation over the next decade. It pays particular attention to the China's People's Liberation Army (PLA), and how it has criticized and undermined the Communist  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard D Fisher
ISBN: 9780275994860 0275994864
OCLC Number: 221153853
Description: xxii, 309 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: China's strategic challenge --
The Party Army: Pillar of China's government --
Foreign security policy --
China's military transformation --
Military-Technical sector transformation --
Building for local war dominance --
Building for future power projection --
How CCP-PLA challenges America and its Allies.
Responsibility: Richard D. Fisher Jr. ; foreword by Arthur Waldron.
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