Furthermore, the growing nationalism within the region highlights the complexities of the dispute as groups are exploiting the issue to pressure governments (Deans 209).
Whilst Japan and China are adamant in their claims of territorial sovereignty, it is apparent that this is a confluence of military, economic and geographical factors that will remain unresolved in the foreseeable future.
In the same article, Wei Wei also berates the present Japanese leadership for fiercely implementing its right-wing doctrine by amending its pacifist Constitution and developing into a “military power”, which he says “obviously runs against the world trend of pursuing development and enhancing world economic recovery”.“But the Chinese are wary of what India’s views may be on the subjects between China and Japan.
Countries like South Korea and Japan are looking at India as a regional player,” this person said, adding China had keenly watched Indian Prime Minister For India, the biggest irritant bedevilling ties is the unresolved border issue dating back to the brief but bitter 1962 conflict between India and China.
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This dormant issue was reignited when Japan unveiled plans to purchase three of the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands in a bid to prevent Tokyo Governor Shintaro Isihara from purchasing the Islands aggravating tensions with China over Japan’s control and perpetual denial that they are disputed (International Crisis Group 2013:6).
Although the Senkaku/Diaoyu islands are being currently administered by Japan, there is deep contestation over the territorial sovereignty involving Japan, China and Taiwan with each claiming ownership based on historical and legal arguments (Smith 20).
After marriage, Japanese women often just stay at home and no longer work, not independent like Chinese women, and what more, they believe that if they still have to go out and work after getting married, they will be looked down upon by others.
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