27 December 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Your Move, Beijing: Big Year Ahead for Chinese Navy

David Axe, Your Move, Beijing: Big Year Ahead for Chinese Navy,” AOL Defense, 23 December 2011.

… As part of its 11th five-year military plan beginning in 2006, China has: commissioned dozens of new frigates, destroyers, submarines and amphibious ships; begun sea trials of the country’s first aircraft carrier, the former Soviet Varyag; deployed ships overseas for the first time in modern Chinese history; and developed a “carrier-killer” system that combines ocean-surveillance satellites, drones and maneuverable Anti-Ship Ballistic Missiles.

The past few years have represented a “coming-out party for China as a great power on the rise,” according to Andrew Erickson, a Naval War College analyst and author of an influential book series on the PLAN. …

Click here for more information on the aforementioned CMSI book series, “Studies in Chinese Maritime Development.”

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Chinese Aerospace Power: Evolving Maritime Roles (CMSI Vol. 5)

Andrew S. Erickson and Lyle J. Goldstein, eds., Chinese Aerospace Power: Evolving Maritime Roles (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2011).
Author of “Beijing’s Aerospace Revolution: Short-Range Opportunities, Long-Range Challenges,” 3-18.
Coauthor, with Jing-Dong Yuan, of “Antiaccess and China’s Air-Launched Cruise Missiles,” 275-86;
and, with David Yang, of “Chinese Analysts Assess the Potential for Antiship Ballistic Missiles,” 328-42.
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01 December 20102 COMMENTS

China, the United States, and 21st Century Sea Power: Defining a Maritime Security Partnership (CMSI Vol. 4)

Andrew S. Erickson, Lyle J. Goldstein, and Nan Li, eds., China, the United States, and 21st Century Sea Power: Defining a Maritime Security Partnership (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2010).
A Proceedings Magazine 2010 Notable Naval Book
Author of “The Container Security Initiative and U.S.-China Relations,” pp. 59-100;
“Prospects for Sino-U.S. Naval Cooperation against Avian Influenza,” pp. 326-52;
and […]

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17 July 20091 COMMENT

China Goes to Sea: Maritime Transformation in Comparative Historical Perspective (CMSI Vol. 3)

Andrew S. Erickson, Lyle J. Goldstein, and Carnes Lord, eds., China Goes to Sea: Maritime Transformation in Comparative Historical Perspective (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, July 2009).
Japanese language summary translations now available: “書籍2:中国は海へ進出–歴史的経緯の比較による海洋の変革”and “大陸国家が海洋を目指す時.”
Coauthor, with Lyle Goldstein, of “Chinese Perspectives on Maritime Transformation,” pp. xiii-xxxvi;
and “China Studies the Rise of Great Powers,” pp. 401-25. Required […]

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16 June 20080 COMMENTS

China’s Energy Strategy: The Impact on Beijing’s Maritime Policies (CMSI Vol. 2)

Gabriel B. Collins, Andrew S. Erickson, Lyle J. Goldstein, and William S. Murray, eds., China’s Energy Strategy: The Impact on Beijing’s Maritime Policies (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2008).
Japanese language summary translation now available: “書籍3: 中国のエネルギー戦略–北京の海洋政策への影響.”
Coauthor, “Introduction,” pp. xi-xix; with Gabriel Collins, of “Chinese Efforts to Create a National Tanker Fleet,” 81-114; and, with Lyle […]

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China’s Future Nuclear Submarine Force (CMSI Vol. 1)

Andrew S. Erickson, Lyle J. Goldstein, William S. Murray, and Andrew R. Wilson, eds., China’s Future Nuclear Submarine Force (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2007).
Japanese summary translation now available: “書籍1: 将来の中国原子力潜水艦部隊.”
Coauthor, “Introduction,” pp. ix-xvi; with Lyle Goldstein, of “China’s Future Nuclear Submarine Force: Insights from Chinese Writings,” pp. 182-211; and, with Andrew Wilson, of “China’s […]

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