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National Bureau of Asian Research
William Tow, 'The Trilateral Strategic Dialogue: Facilitating Community-Building or Revisiting Containment?' in Assessing the Trilateral Strategic Dialogue, NBR Special Report #16, Seattle, WA: National Bureau of Asian Research, December 2008, pp. 1-9.
Recent efforts to introduce 'minilateral' cooperation by expanding trilateral security cooperation between Australia, Japan, and the United States - an initiative known as the Trilateral Strategic Dialogue (TSD) - are particularly noteworthy and warrant special attention. The articles in this report provide findings and policy recommendations regarding the TSD's future.