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Nicholas Khoo 2022 thumbnailBA(California, Irvine) MA(Johns Hopkins) MPhil PhD(Columbia)

Associate Professor Khoo's research interests pertain to Chinese foreign policy; Asian security; international relations theory; and cold war studies.

Nicholas is author of China's Foreign Policy Since 1978: Return to Power (Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2020); author of Collateral Damage: Sino-Soviet Rivalry and the Termination of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance (New York: Columbia University Press, 2011); co-author of China's Foreign Policy Since 1949: The Emergence of a Great Power (Routledge, 2022) ; co-author of Security at a Price: The International Politics of U.S. Missile Defense (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017), and co-author of Asian Security and the Rise of China: International Relations in an Age of Volatility (Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2013).

Teaching

Contact details

Room 4N4, 4th floor, Arts (Burns) Building
Tel +64 3 479 5783
Email nicholas.khoo@otago.ac.nz

Selected books

Image of Asian security and the rise of China book cover

Asian Security and the Rise of China

ISBN: 978-1-78100-461-6

Edward Elgar Publishing

China's Foreign Policy since 1987 book cover image

China's Foreign Policy since 1978

ISBN: 978-1-83910-304-9

Edward Elgar Publishing

China's Foreign Policy The Emergence of a Great Power book cover image

China's Foreign Policy: The Emergence of a Great Power

ISBN: 9780367542375

Routledge

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Collateral Damage: Sino-Soviet Rivalry and the Termination of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance

ISBN: 978-0231150781

Columbia University Press

Collateral Damage: Sino-Soviet Rivalry and the Termination of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance - Review

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Security at a Price: The International Politics of U.S. Ballistic Missile Defense

ISBN: 978-1-4422-5457-2

Rowman and Littlefield

Publications

Khoo, N. (2023). Great power rivalry and Southeast Asian agency: Southeast Asia in an era of US-China strategic competition [Note]. Political Science. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/00323187.2023.2186251

Khoo, N. (2022). A dismal year for autocrats raises questions for NZ. Newsroom: Ideasroom, (18 December). Retrieved from https://www.newsroom.co.nz/ideasroom/a-dismal-year-for-autocrats-raises-questions-for-nz

Eng, R., Young, J., Takahashi, S., & Khoo, N. (moderator) (2022). [A roundtable book review of These islands are ours: The social construction of territorial disputes in Northeast Asia]. New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies, 24(1), 113-120. [Book Review].

Khoo, N. (2022). European powers are back in NZ's strategic calculations. Stuff, (22 January). Retrieved from https://www.stuff.co.nz/opinion/127501656/european-powers-are-back-in-nzs-strategic-calculations

Khoo, N. (2022). The power of geography: What the Ukraine crisis teaches us. Jakarta Post, (15 February). Retrieved from https://www.thejakartapost.com/paper/2022/02/14/the-power-of-geography-what-the-ukraine-crisis-teaches-us.html

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