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A comprehensive analysis of China's efforts to build and utilize soft power as a distinctive part of its foreign policy This volume examines the evolution and application of China's soft power with particular focus on various strategic initiatives such as cultural and public diplomacy, Confucius institutes, development assistance and infrastructure building, media collaborations and healthcare diplomacy. This is to emphasize cooperation and partnerships while advancing the theory of harmonious development through these initiatives across the world.

Africa and Europe: Warmer Relations, New Partnerships
Africa and europe: Warmer relations, new partnerships

Africa and Europe, while not being neighbours to China, are continents with considerable strategic value for China and occasionally pose as contrasting examples of China's varied deployment of soft power.

Africa is critical to China for strategic outreach and influence. The continent's ...

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