Relations on the Rocks: China, Japan, and the Senkaku/Diaoyu Dispute

  • Starts: 4:00 pm on Monday, December 3, 2012
  • Ends: 7:00 pm on Monday, December 3, 2012
The Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands, administered by Japan but claimed by China, have long been a sticking point in Sino-Japanese relations. The historical dispute flared up again this year, as major rioting in China has attracted the attention of the international community. Join us for a seminar in which we discuss the political, economic, and naval security implications of the Senkaku/Diaoyu dispute. Speakers: Professor Michael Corgan (BU - International Relations), Professor William Grimes (BU - International Relations), Professor Robert Ross (BC - Political Science) Moderator: Dr. Grant Rhode (BU Center for the Study of Asia) Reception to follow. Hosted by the Asian Studies Initiative at BU Sponsored by the BU Center for the Study of Asia
Speakers:
William Grimes, Michael Corgan, Robert Ross
Audience:
public
Address:
George Sherman Union
Room:
Terrace Lounge, 2nd floor
Fees:
free
Deadline:
11/28/2012
Registration:
RSVP on Facebook
Contact Organization:
BU Center for the Study of Asia
Contact Name:
Lisa Kelley
Contact Phone:
857-492-7041

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