Dr. Toshi Yoshihara of the US Naval War College will speak on The Future of Martime Security in the Pacific, buffet dinner and book signing for Red Star Over the Pacific: China’s Rise and the Challenge to U.S. Maritime Strategy; a collaborative event with World Boston and the Boston University Center for the Study of Asia. Dr. Yoshihara is a Professor of Strategy and John A. van Beuren Chair of Asia-Pacific Studies at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island. He is an affiliate member of the China Maritime Studies Institute at the war college. He is co-author of Red Star Over the Pacific: China’s Rise and the Challenge to U.S. Maritime Strategy (Naval Institute Press, 2010), Indian Naval Strategy in the Twenty-first Century (Routledge, 2009), and Chinese Naval Strategy in the Twenty-first Century: The Turn to Mahan (Routledge, 2008). He is also co-editor of Asia Looks Seaward: Power and Maritime Strategy (Praeger, 2008). Dr. Yoshihara holds a Ph.D. from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University.
Registration for this event is strongly recommended.