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Published: 25 September 2019

304 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198842743

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China and Intervention at the UN Security Council

Reconciling Status

Courtney J. Fung

  • Provides the first comprehensive conceptual and empirical study of China's response to intervention at the UN Security Council
  • Develops a theory for analyzing the effects of status and China's 'status dilemma'
  • Draws on a large body of primary evidence including participant observation at UN Headquarters, extensive fieldwork with over 200 interviews of primarily UN and Chinese foreign policy elites, and extensive use of Chinese-language sources
  • Provides an in-depth case study of contemporary cases of UN intervention in Sudan, Libya, and Syria

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