So far, China and Japan seem to be talking past each other in their dispute over the East China Sea. But the stakes are high, given the possibility that supposedly “managed” conflict can result in unintended war. Recent practice in international law could chart a way forward.
"Carving Up the East China Sea,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 60
, Article 6.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol60/iss2/6