Fifty years of Sino-Italian bilateral relations understanding the shared history to look at the future

Zane, Chiara (A.A. 2019/2020) Fifty years of Sino-Italian bilateral relations understanding the shared history to look at the future. Tesi di Laurea in Diplomacy and negotiation, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Silvia Menegazzi, pp. 134. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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Historical context: 1952-1963, from the total closure of diplomatic relation to the preparation for the rapprochement. 1950s: an overview of the years in which China and Italy moved away and then got closer. the impact of the Korean war on the Sino-Italian relations. Case study: the role of Pietro Nenni in setting the ground for the normalization: Pietro Nenni’s trip to China in 1955. The impact of Nenni’s view and the path towards normalization. The Sino-Italian rapprochement and the new era of diplomatic relations. The “China question” in Italy: the first practical steps in the rapprochement and the limits imposed by Washington. Pietro Nenni as foreign Minister and the forcing of procedures for the rapprochement. Today’s bilateral relations: the impact of political choices half a century later. The Italian approach to China in the new millennium. The Italian uniqueness among the other European Union founding states for its friendship with China and the importance of culture. The possibility for Italy of being a “bridge” between the European Union and China and its limits.


Bibliografia: pp. 117-124.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in International Relations (LM-62)
Chair: Diplomacy and negotiation
Thesis Supervisor: Menegazzi, Silvia
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Niglia, Federico
Academic Year: 2019/2020
Session: Extraordinary
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 03 Jun 2021 10:41
Last Modified: 03 Jun 2021 10:41


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