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Die Aussenpolitik Chinas: Entscheidungsstruktur Stellung in der Welt Beziehungen zur Bundesrepublik Deutschland
Die Aussenpolitik Chinas: Entscheidungsstruktur Stellung in der Welt Beziehungen zur Bundesrepublik Deutschland
By Franz Ansprenger and Others
Oldenbourg (for the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik), 1975, 463 pp

A work which offers a thoroughly researched vision of Chinese policies from a West European standpoint. The authors conclude that Germany, like Japan, is placed in a position of considerable influence on China; the temptation to abuse that position by playing one of the two giant communist powers against the other should be avoided.