Nan Li is an associate professor at the China Maritime Studies Institute at the U.S. Naval War College. Lyle J. Goldstein is Associate Professor of Strategic Studies, and the founding director of the U.S. Navy's China Maritime Studies Institute. He is proficient in Chinese and Russian, and has published widely in scholarly journals on China, Russia, Central Asia, and surface and undersea warfare. Andrew S. Erickson is a professor and specialist on China in the Strategic Research Department at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, RI, and a founding member of the Navy's China Maritime Studies Institute.
This volume presents an analysis of how the United States new maritime strategy will affect the international system, and particularly how it will affect relations with China. It argues that extensive US-China maritime-security cooperation is both possible and desirable. * Survival *