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

NIDS Website (English)

Japanese

  • "The Reason Why China- South Korea Rapprochement Falls Short of Honeymoon," WEDGE, Vol. 27, No. 7 (July 2015).
  • "Women in the ROK Armed Forces: A Condition for Deterrence to North Korea," NIDS Security Studies, Vol. 17, No. 2 (February 2015).
  • "Jang Song Thaek's Execution and North Korea's Autocratic System," WEDGE, Vol. 26, No. 2 (February 2014).
  • "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)
  • "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).
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