Introduction: Rethinking the "Cold War" in the Asia-Pacific 1. Korea: The Divided Peninsula and the Tokdo/Takeshima Dispute 2. Formosa: The Cross-Taiwan Strait Problem 3. The Kurile Islands: The "Northern Territories" Dispute 4. Micronesia: "An American Lake" 5. Antarctica 6. The Spratlys and the Paracels: The South China Sea Dispute 7. The Ryukyus: Okinawa and the Senkaku/Diaoyu Dispute. Conclusion
Kimie Hara is a professor and the Renison Research Professor at the University of Waterloo, Canada.