Publications


Publications: Larry M. Wortzel

Books

Class in China : Stratification in a Classless Society. New York : Greenwood Press, 1987.

Dictionary of Contemporary Chinese Military History. New York : Greenwood Press, 1999.

Editor, China’s Military Modernization: International Implications. New York : Greenwood Press, 1988.

Editor, The Chinese Armed Forces in the 21st Century. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 1999. 

Editor with Andrew Scobell, Shaping China ’s Security Environment: The Role of the People’s Liberation Army. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2006;

Editor with Andrew Scobell, Chinese National Security Decisionmaking Under Stress. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2005.

Editor with Andrew Scobell, Civil-Military Change in China : Elites, Institutes, and Ideas After the 16th Party Congress. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2004.

Editor with Andrew Scobell, The Lessons of History: The Chinese People’s Liberation Army at 75. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2003.

Editor with Andrew Scobell, China ’s Growing Military Power: Perspectives on Security, Ballistic Missiles, and Conventional Capabilities. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2002.

Editor with Andrew Scobell, The Costs of Conflict: The Impact on China of a Future War. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2001.  

Monographs

China’s Nuclear Forces: Operations, Training, Doctrine, Command, Control and Campaign Planning. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2007.

China ’s Military Potential. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 1998.

The ASEAN Regional Forum: Asian Security without an American Umbrella.   Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 1996.

The Asia-Pacific in the U.S. National Security Calculus for a New Millennium. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2000.

Book Chapters

“The United States and East Asia: How the Taiwan Strait and China Affect U.S. Security Strategy.”  In Status Quo at the Taiwan Straits? Ed, Shiping Hua, 412-434. New York : Palgrave MacMillan, 2006.

  China and Southeast Asia: Building Influence, Addressing Fears,” in Shaping China ’s Security Environment: The Role of the People’s Liberation Army. Eds. Andrew Scobell and Larry Wortzel, pp. 283-310. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2006.

“The Tiananmen Massacre Reappraised: Public Protest, Urban Warfare, and the People’s Liberation Army.” In Chinese National Security Decisionmaking Under Stress, Eds. Andrew Scobell and Larry Wortzel, pp. 55-84. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2005.

“Concentrating Forces and Audacious Action: PLA Lessons from the Sino-Indian War.” In The Lessons of History: The Chinese People’s Liberation Army at 75, Eds. Laurie Burkitt, Andrew Scobell, and Larry Wortzel, 327-353. Carlisle , PA : Strategic Studies Institute, 2003.

“Chiang Kai-Shek and the Loss of China .” In The Cold War: Opening Shots 1945-1950,  eds. Mark F. Wilkinson and Timothy Dowling, 135-138. Lexington , VA : Virginia Military Institute, 2003.

“The Beiping-Tianjin Campaign of 1948-49: The Strategic and Operational Thinking of the People’s Liberation Army.” In Chinese Warfighting: The PLA Experience since 1949, ed. Mark Ryan, 56-73. Armonk , New York : M.E. Sharpe, 2003

With Cheng Feng. “PLA Operational Principles and Limited War: The Sino-Indian War of 1962.”  In Chinese Warfighting: The PLA Experience since 1949, ed. Mark Ryan, 173-198.   Armonk , New York : M.E. Sharpe, 2003.

“The People’s Liberation Army and China ’s Economy: Divestiture, WTO Accession, and What the World Can Expect.” In Economics and National Security: The Case of China , eds. Kent H. Butts and Edward L. Hughes, 231-259. Carlisle , PA : Center for Strategic Leadership, 2002.

“The General Political Department and the Evolution of the Political Commissar System.” In The People’s Liberation Army as Organization, Reference Volume v1.0, eds. James C. Mulvenon and Andrew N.D. Yang, 225-245. Santa Monica , CA : RAND , 2002.

China ’s Foreign Conflicts since 1949.” In A Military History of China , eds. David A. Graff and Robin Higham, 267-285.  Boulder , Colorado : Westview Press, 2002.

“U.S.-Japan Alliance and New Missile Defense Initiative.” In Nichibei Dandou Misairu Bouei Semina Gekkan Nippon [Proceedings from the 2001 Japan-U.S. Ballistic Missile Defense Seminar, Special Version]. Tokyo , Japan : K&K Press Company, 2002

“Comments on “ China ’s Military-Technical Developments: The Record for Western Assessments, 1979-1999.” In Seeking Truth from Facts: A Retrospective on Chinese Military Studies in the Post-Mao Era, eds. James C. Mulvenon and Andrew N.D. Yang, 173-180. Washington , D.C. : RAND National Security Division, 2001.

China ’s Vulnerability Dilemma.” In Proceedings from the Conference on Countering the Missile Threat: International Military Strategies, Ed. Jim Colbert, 27-30. Washington , DC : The Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs, 1999.

Journal Papers, Congressional Testimony, Magazine Articles, and Op-Eds

Risks and Opportunities of a Rising China   Larry M. Wortzel 2006/06/22
http://www.heritage.org/Research/AsiaandthePacific/hl948.cfm

“Emerging China , Engaging China --The Rules of Engagement: The Russian Model.” ad Astra, The Magazine of the National Space Society. Spring 2005. pp. 24-25.

“The Effects and Consequences of an Emerging China ,” Testimony before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate.  March 20, 2003 http://www.heritage.org/Research/AsiaandthePacific/test031903.cfm

China and the Battlefield in Space.” Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) Chinese Military Update, Vol. 1, No. 3 (August 2003): 3-5.

“Drugs, Counterfeiting, Missiles are Kim Jong Il’s Lifeline.” Shindonga [New East Asia ( Korea )], July 2003: 314-319.  (Reproduction of Congressional Testimony -  “North Korea’s Connection to International Trade in Drugs, Counterfeiting, and Arms” on May 20, 2003 to the Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Financial Management, Budget, and International Security)

“The Korean Peninsula ’s U.S. Tripwire Solidifies the US-ROK Alliance.” Guk Bang Ilbo [Korea Defense Daily Newspaper], 23 July 2003, p.2

China Waging War on Space-Based Weapons.” FoxNews.com online edition, 11 August 2003 .

U.S. presence makes all the difference.” Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel and other newpapers, 01 February 2003 .

“Let’s not be Saddam’s Shopping Mall.” Distributed nationally by Knight-Ridder Tribune wire,  October 2002.

“Unfiltered Intelligence.” Distributed nationally by Scripps-Howard News Service, September 2002.

Taiwan and American Interests.” Journal of International Security Affairs, no. 3 (Summer 2002): 93-101.

“Yes: China ’s Propensity for Settling Disputes with the Use of Force Poses a Direct Threat to U.S. Interests in the [Pacific] Region.” Insight Magazine, August 2002: 40, 42.

“Should the United States Counter China’s Missile Buildup? Yes.” Insight Magazine, May 2002.

“Proceed With Caution in Approving Satellite Exports to China 2001/03/02

Executive Memorandum #726 www.heritage.org/Research/AsiaandthePacific/EM726.cfm

“Unconventional Ground War Needed to Defeat Terrorists.” San Diego Union Tribune, 28 October 2001 , p.61.

“Arms Sales Package to Taiwan – The Next Step.” Liberty Times, 12 May 2001 .

“Plane Game Olympics.” The Washington Times, 27April 2001, Section A, p.18.

“Bush Wrestles with Arms Sales.” Taipei Times, 25 April 2001 , online edition.

U.S. Commits to Security of its Allies.” Taipei Times, 15 March 2001 , online edition.

“Forging a New, Alliance-Based Approach to Export Controls.” Foresight Magazine ( Japan ), February 2001.

“The U.S. Needs to Stop Arming and Training China’s Military.” Capitalism Magazine, February 2001.

Beijing Struggles to ‘Ride the Tiger of Liberalisation’.” Jane’s Intelligence Review, January 2001: 26-30.

“Yes: The United States Should Feel Threatened by China ’s Growing Role in the International Military/Political Arena.” Retired Officer, December 2000: 35-36.

“The Culture of Power: The Lin Biao Incident in the Cultural Revolution.” Journal of Asian Studies 59, no. 4 (November 2000).

U.S. Forces Remain Critical to Northeast Asian Security.” The Japan Times, 10 August 2000 .

North Korea : Too Much, Too Soon.” Distributed nationally by Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Wire, 25 October 2000 .

“Should the United States relax economic sanctions against North Korea ?” The CQ Researcher, 19 May 2000.

Taiwan : What the U.S. Should Do.” World & I, April 2000.

“Dealing with the China-Taiwan Puzzle.” The Washington Times, 11 January 2000 .

“Caution in Military Contacts with China .” Officer 76, no.1 (Jan/Feb 2000).

“Three New Looks at China .” Parameters 30, no. 4 (Winter 2000/2001).

China ’s Military.” The Asia-Pacific Magazine, No. 12 (September 1998): 19-22.

China Pursues Great Power Status.” Orbis Journal of World Affairs, Vol. 38, No. 2 (Spring 1994): 157-175.

 

Significant Media Appearances

Jim Lehrer News Hour

CNN

MSNBC

Fox News

The O’Reilly Factor

Buchanan and Press

Market Place Radio

National Public Radio



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