ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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The Other Side of the Story

China-Japan Island Dispute

In a civilised world both parties to the Diaoyu/Senkaku islands dispute would agree to submit their claims to the International Court of Justice, but neither side is willing to consider such a move. There is no more dangerous (leading to irrationality) expression of a concern with reputation than the desire to revenge a humiliation - a desire abundantly shared on both sides of the China-Japan sea.

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