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Yin Yang's Natural Diplomacy: Panda Diplomacy

Raul Gabriel Gana Manalo


This paper will study the USA-China relations while through the lens of the Yin Yang
school of thought to evaluate whether the Panda Diplomacy of the Chinese government is an effective identifier to garnering positive relations with the US government and its people. Evaluation will be done through studying the political, economic and socio-cultural relations of China and USA, utilizing various forms of information such as news articles, journal articles, statistics and graphs. The main scope of the paper will be on USA and China’s relations due to the reason that the two states have a long history when it comes to diplomacy and at the same time a rich history in Panda Diplomacy as the United States currently owns the highest amount of loaned Pandas which is 12.


Panda Diplomacy; Yin Yang; US-China relation

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