Using a fable to explain the South China Sea dilemma – Dr. Alex Vuving

On January 12, 2017, in College, External Publications, Faculty, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Alexander Vuving has two new articles published by “The National Interest.” In his article “Cops, Robbers and the South China Sea’s New Normal,” Vuving tries to explain the South China Sea issue using a fable that a friend can understand.   This two-part story is about the strategic situation, key dilemmas, and best solutions for […]

Dr. Alexander Vuving has three new articles available online

On July 27, 2016, in College, Courses, Faculty, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

“Why the South China Sea Ruling Is a Game Changer” by Dr. Vuving was recently published by The Diplomat.  In this OpEd, he describes how the ruling has transformed the strategic landscape in the South China Sea. According to Dr. Vuving, “The arbitral’s decision is reconfiguring the game nations play in the South China Sea […]

How Vietnam can stop the South China Sea ADIZ – Dr. Alex Vuving

On June 7, 2016, in College, External Publications, Faculty, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Alexander Vuving has a new article published by The National Interest on “How Vietnam can stop the South China Sea ADIZ.” He begins with the question of “What is China’s next big move in the South China Sea?”  According to Vuving, many experts believe that China will eventually claim an air defense identification zone […]

South China Sea: Who occupies what in the Spratlys – Dr. Alex Vuving

On May 17, 2016, in External Publications, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Alexander Vuving’s latest article is   “South China Sea: Who occupies what in the Spratlys” was recently published by The Diplomat.   The South China Sea’s Spratly Islands is part of a complex dispute about ownership and claims. In the article, Vuving consolidates information from multiple sources to show which countries occupy the Spratlys.   […]

Why Trong’s re-election doesn’t spell the end for reform in Vietnam

On April 8, 2016, in Faculty, Faculty Articles, Research, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

East Asia Forum has published Dr. Alexander Vuving’s latest article titled “Why Trong’s re-election doesn’t spell the end for reform in Vietnam.” Vuving discusses the complex evolution of the Vietnamese Community Party, particularly after the January election campaign that saw General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong defeat Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung for the party’s leadership. […]

APCSS Faculty Publish New Articles – Dr. Miemie Winn-Byrd and Dr. Alex Vuving

On July 15, 2015, in Byrd, College, External Publications, Faculty, Faculty Articles, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Miemie Winn-Byrd contributed to a new NDU Press publication entitled: “Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security.” Her chapter is on “Promoting Women’s Participation in Disaster Management and Building Resilient Communities: A View from U.S. Pacific Command. ” Also, This week Dr. Alex Vuving’s latest article “A Tipping Point in the US-China-Vietnam Triangle”  […]

Vietnam, the United States, and Japan in the South China Sea

On November 13, 2014, in Courses, Faculty, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Between May and July this year, China deployed a drilling rig in South China Sea waters claimed by Vietnam as part of its exclusive economic zone. The move heightened tensions between the two nations and caused several states to weigh in on the side of Vietnam; the United States and Japan among them.   In […]

Latest publications by APCSS faculty members

On February 4, 2014, in Cramer, Faculty, Faculty Articles, Hornung, Reeves, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Security strategies and effective governance were discussed in several recent articles by APCSS faculty members recently. “Bejing’s Grand Strategy Failure,” co-authored by APCSS professors Dr. Jeffrey Hornung and Dr. Alexander Vuving, was published by The National Interest website.  This commentary looks at China’s strategy in the East and South China Seas and why, they believe, […]

APCSS professors in the news:

On June 18, 2013, in Reeves, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Alexander Vuving has a chapter on Vietnam in the latest annual review of Southeast Asian Affairs by the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. https://bookshop.iseas.edu.sg/publication/1858 And, Dr. Jeffrey Reeves was quoted by Voice of America on Cyber Hacking – http://www.voanews.com/content/us-pressure-on-chinese-cyber-hacking-to-remain/1683965.html   -END-     The Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (APCSS) is a U.S. Department […]

APCSS jointly produces new publication

On the eve of the APEC 2012 summit, which begins next week in Vladivostok, Russia, it is our pleasure to announce the publication of the volume “From APEC 2011 TO APEC 2012: American and Russian Perspectives on Asia-Pacific Security and Cooperation. ” If you enjoyed this article, please share it!

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