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    • Bipolar Disorder in Statehood: is China “Dr. Jekyll” or “Mr. Hyde” or Both? 

      Jones, David A. (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
      American and Chinese interests seem to be at one time in agreement and at another at loggerheads over issues that involve armed services, diplomacy, economics, human rights, intelligence, trade and culture. Part of what ...
    • Book Reviews 

      Zaręba, Michał (Lodz University PressCambridge University Press, 2019-01-03)
    • China as the Strategic Competitor in the Debate on TPP in the United States 

      Matera, Paulina (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
      The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) was negotiated with participation of the U.S. representatives from 2008. It was discussed not only in terms of the economic consequences of it. The proponents of signing TPP claimed that ...
    • Competition Between Chinese and United States Companies in the Internet Market 

      Bieliński, Tomasz (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
      World’s Internet market is dominated by the companies based in United States, but fast growing Chinese companies try to challenge them, and already took the second position. Their success is based on economies of scale and ...
    • Development Assistance for Africa as Part of the Chinese–American Rivalry 

      Zaremba, Michał (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
      The system of development assistance for Africa in recent years has become one of the most important tools in the rivalry between world powers on the continent. Due to the increasingly important position in the global ...
    • The Impact of the Chinese Diaspora in the U.S. on the American View of China 

      Misiuna, Jan (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
      The first Chinese immigrants arrived in the United States in the 1820s and initially their presence did not result in improving the American perception of China. On the contrary – intense immigration from China led to the ...
    • Introduction 

      Matera, Paulina; Mierzejewski, Dominik (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
    • Lodz East Asia Meeting: the Biggest Conference on East Asia in Central Europe 

      Ciborek, Przemysław (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
    • U.S. and China: Hard and Soft Power Potential 

      Łoś, Robert (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
      On an economic level: GDP value, reserve currency/public debt to GNP, direct investment home and abroad. With regard soft power, six categories have been taken into consideration: diplomacy, socio-political, socioeconomic, ...
    • U.S. Foreign Policy Towards North Korea 

      Husenicova, Lucia (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
      As the current administration of president Donald J. Trump published its National security strategy and was fully occupied with the situation on Korean peninsula in its first year, the aim of the paper is to analyse the ...
    • Vietnam Game Between USA and China 

      Pietrasiak, Małgorzata (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
      Vietnam tries to respond to changing international situations, while attempting to stay in accordance with its own ambitions. China and the USA, the two superpowers, are the most important partners of Vietnamese strategy, ...
    • Yuan Versus United States Dollar: the Defective Bipolar China–United States Relationship 

      Smagorowicz-Chojnowska, Małgorzata (Lodz University Press, 2019-01-03)
      The chosen currency regime places a state within the international economic order. Therefore, the exchange rate is a key to creating an internal financial system and opening it up to foreign participants. In this paper we ...