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Sample of Reflection Report

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The Diaoyu / Senkaku Islands Dispute
Questions of Sovereignty and Suggestions for Resolving the Dispute

By Martin Lohmeyer

A thesis in fulfilment of the requirements of the Degree of Master of Laws in the Faculty of Law, University of Canterbury 2008

Content Content ....................................................................................................................1 Acknowledgements..................................................................................................9 1. Introduction.......................................................................................................11 1.1. Emergence of the name of the islands ................................................................15 1.2. Location, topography, geological features and vegetation ...............................17 1.3. Legal question arising from this dispute ............................................................21 1.3.1. Domestic Maritime legislation.................................................................................... 22 1.3.2. Legal Effect on national legislation of the Parties of dispute...................................... 22

2. Political Implications of the Conflict ...............................................................24 2.1. Diaoyu / Senkaku relation to oil..........................................................................24 2.2. Diaoyu Islands as a symbol for Sino-Japanese relations ..................................27 2.2.1. Diaoyu / Senkaku island as a proxy conflict ............................................................... 27 2.2.2. Historical rise of nationalism in the countries............................................................. 28 2.2.3. Chinese Nationalism ................................................................................................... 29 2.2.4. Japan’s Nationalism...
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