|aUnifying China, integrating with the world :|bsecuring Chinese sovereignty in the reform era /|cAllen Carlson.
|aStanford, Calif. :|bStanford University Press,|c2005.
|axiii, 303 p. ;|c24 cm.
|aStudies in Asian security.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aIntroduction -- Reconsidering sovereignty's role in international politics -- Locating and explaining state approaches : defining sovereignty after recognition, and turning to the China case -- China's approach to territorial sovereignty : de-emphasizing lost territory and securing new borders -- China's approach to jurisdictional sovereignty : ensuring that Taiwan and Tibet are a part of China -- China's approach to the authority component of sovereignty : limited acceptance of international oversight and guarding against interference in internal affairs -- China's approach to economic sovereignty : accelerating integration and accumulating obligations -- Conclusion.