China como poder regional: El caso de Asia Central

Paulo Duarte


Este artículo se propone analizar el comportamiento de China como poder regional, considerando el caso específi co de Asia Central. El argumento central es que Beijíng está intentando establecer lazos económicos, políticos y militares con las Repúblicas de Asia Central, aunque su poder en este campo resulta todavía muy inefi caz en la región. Además, las ambiciones regionales chinas son comúnmente vistas con suspicacia por los países vecinos de Asia Central, los cuales, debido a su largo pasado soviético, todavía ven a Rusia como una gran referencia económica, militar y cultural

Palabras clave

Asia Central; China; poder regional

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