• Introduction East Asia in 2017--Growing Tensions with North Korea
  • Chapter 1 The Security of the Sea: Significance of the Freedom of Navigation and Related Challenges
  • Chapter 2 China: Xi Jinping Confronts Problems as He Seeks to Consolidate His Power
  • Chapter 3 The Korean Peninsula: ICBMs and the New South Korean Government's Alliance Politics
  • Chapter 4 Southeast Asia: ASEAN--Pulled Between China and the United States
  • Chapter 5 Russia: Tension with the West, and the Diversification of Foreign Relations
  • Chapter 6 The United States: The Trump Administration's National Security Policy
  • Chapter 7 Japan: The US-Japan Alliance Amid Uncertainty