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How to Solve the North Korean Conundrum
In APARC's new volume, experts explore the relationship between human rights and nuclear security and explain why addressing the North Korean human rights crisis is necessary for the denuclearization agenda.
Oriana Skylar Mastro on Rethinking China's Capabilities and Goals
China's advanced conventional capabilities rather than nuclear weapons and new strategies should be a cause for U.S. concern, Center Fellow Oriana Skylar Mastro tells Michael McFaul on the World Class podcast.
Applications for APARC's 2022-23 Postdoctoral Fellowships Now Open
The Center offers postdoctoral fellowships on contemporary Japan, contemporary Asia broadly defined, and health or healthcare policy in the region, a fellowship for experts on Southeast Asia.
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Environmental Change in the Himalayas | Ruth Gamble and Santosh Nepal
Japan Under Prime Minister Kishida | With Rieko Kage and Daniel M. Smith
China's Civilian Army: The Making of Wolf Warrior Diplomacy | Peter Martin
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