Professor Caroline Rose

Executive Director
+44 (0)113 343 3471
Areas of Expertise
  • Contemporary Sino-Japanese relations
  • Japan's foreign policy
  • Nationalism in China and Japan
  • Japan and China in the Asia Pacific
  • Reconciliation between China and Japan in the 21st Century
  • Citizenship and history education in China and Japan

BA, PhD Leeds.

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Books and Monographs

  • Sino-Japanese Relations: Facing the Past, Looking to the Future?, RoutledgeCurzon, 2004.
  • Interpreting History in Sino-Japanese Relations. Routledge, 1998.

Book Chapters and Articles

  • 'Reconciliation – the broader context' in Dobson, H. and Kosuge Nobuko (eds) The UK and Japan at War and Peace, RoutledgeCurzon, 2009.
  • 'Sino-Japanese relations and the dangers of new era diplomacy' in Dent, C.M. (ed.) China, Japan and Regional Leadership in East Asia, Edward Elgar, 2008.
  • 'Breaking the Deadlock: Japan's informal diplomacy with China, 1958-9' in Iokibe, M, Rose, C.,  Tomaru J., and  Weste, J. (eds) Japan's Diplomacy in the 1950s: From Isolation to Integration,  RoutledgeCurzon, 2008.
  • 'The Yasukuni Shrine Problem in Sino-Japanese Relations: Facing a Stalemate' in John Breen (ed) Yasukuni, the war dead and the struggle for Japan's past, Hurst & Co, 2007.
  • 'The Battle for Hearts and Minds: Patriotic Education in Japan in the 1990s' in Shimazu, N. (ed.) Nationalism in Modern and Contemporary Japan, RoutledgeCurzon, 2006.
  • 'Japanese Role in PKO and Humanitarian Assistance' in Inoguchi and Jain (eds). Japanese Foreign Policy Today. Palgrave 2001 pp.122-135
  • '"Patriotism is not taboo": nationalism in China and Japan and implications for Sino-Japanese Relations'. Japan Forum 2000 12(2) 169-181.
  • 'The Textbook Issue: Domestic Sources of Japan's Foreign Policy'. Japan Forum 1999 11(2) 205-216. Interpreting History in Sino-Japanese Relations. Routledge 1998.