China’s military moderation

China’s ambitious military modernisation program aiming at developing a ‘world class’ military is fundamentally altering regional balance of power and posing a formidable challenge to the strategic primacy of the United States and its allies in the region.  Understanding the nature and motivation of Chinese military modernisation is central to ensure regional peace and stability.  
China’s ambitious military modernisation program aiming at developing a ‘world class’ military is fundamentally altering regional balance of power and posing a formidable challenge to the strategic primacy of the United States and its allies in the region.  Understanding the nature and motivation of Chinese military modernisation is central to ensure regional peace and stability. Researchers in HASS are Kai Liao and Jian Zhang.