International Security & Foreign Policy

Coming Undone: Asia’s Postwar Settlements and the Future of the U.S.–Led Order

Grant Year: 2019

Sheila Smith will research and write a book exploring nationalist political dynamics unfolding in geopolitical rivalries in East Asia. She will conduct archival research and interviews in Japan, South Korea, China, and Washington and analyze emerging challenges to the U.S.–engineered post–World War II settlement in East Asia.

Council on Foreign Relations International Security & Foreign Policy