Dr Sahashi specialises in the international politics of East Asia. He is the author of the book In a Search for Coexistence: the United States and Two Chinas during the Cold War1 and co-edited Looking for Leadership: The Dilemma of Political Leadership in Japan2. He has written on the impact of the rise of China on Asian order, Japan’s security policy, and Japanese-Taiwanese relations. He is currently writing his next book on US–Chinese competition and leading two group studies on the alliance and order since the end of the Cold War.
1 Tokyo: Keiso, 2015.
2 Co-edited with with James Gannon. Tokyo and New York: Japan Center for International Exchange, 2015.