(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2014)

Document title

China’s new territorial strategies towards North Korea : security, development, and inter-scalar politics

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

LEE S.-O. (1) ;
(1) Dept. of Humanities & Social Sciences, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, COREE, REPUBLIQUE DE


This paper analyzes China’s North Korea strategy, focusing on its territorial practices and representations. The study shows that China’s territorial strategies are to enhance geopolitical security through geoeconomic means. To grasp these dynamics, this paper examines three territorial features: China’s geopolitical visions, regional development projects, and the scalar politics of its North Korea policy. The central finding is that China’s North Korea strategy cannot be reduced to any single dimension, as these three facets are closely intertwined


Article of periodic

published at : Eurasian geography and economics / ISSN 1538-7216


Millesime : 2014, vol. 55, no2 [pp. 175-200]

Bibliographic references : 8 p.

Collation : 4 cartes



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