Fellows

Security Studies,Regional Studies-Areas of Expertise

Takeshi Watanabe(Senior Fellow, Asia and Africa Division, Regional Studies Department)

t-watanabe@nids.go.jp

Education

1997 B.A. in Law, Tokyo Metropolitan University
2000 M.A. in Politics, Keio University
2009 M.A. in International Affairs, American University

Areas of Expertise

Area Study(Korea)

Selected Publications

Japanese

  • "Redefinition of Asymmetric Alliance in Bipolar Worlds: The Role of the Republic of Korea-United States Alliance in Great Power Politics," Journal of Law (Keio University), Vol. 83, No.12, (December 2010).
  • "Shared Identity as a Source of Threats: North Korea's Struggle for Survival," Kaigai Jijyo (Journal of World Affairs), Vol. 61, No. 6 (June 2013)
  • "Jang Song Thaek's Execution and North Korea's Autocratic System," WEDGE, Vol. 26, No. 2, (February 2014).
  • "Women in the ROK Armed Forces: A Condition for Deterrence to North Korea," NIDS Security Studies, Volume 17, Number 2, (February 2015).
  • "The Reason Why China- South Korea Rapprochement Falls Short of Honeymoon," WEDGE, Vol. 27, No. 7, (July 2015).

English

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