Obama's China Policy: Neither Strategic Nor Reassuring

Parameswaran, Prashanth
November 2009
World Politics Review;11/25/2009, p2
The article criticizes the foreign policy of U.S. President Barack Obama concerning China as demonstrated by his visit to Beijing in November 2009. The strategic reassurance policy of Obama is said to be characterized by mollifying Chinese fears of containment. According to the author, such policy negatively affects the image of the U.S. He expresses concern over the president's suggestion that the two nations can create international norms together.


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