Security Studies,Regional Studies-Areas of Expertise

Yasuaki Hashimoto(Head, Government and Law Division, Department of Security Studies)


1983 LL.B., Kanazawa University
1987 LL.M., Keio University
1996 Doktraal Candidate, Leiden University (The Netherlands)

Areas of Expertise

International Law

Selected Publications


  • East Asia Strategic Review 2011 (Tokyo. The Japan Times, 2011), Chapter on the Order of the Arctic Ocean
  • East Asia Strategic Review 2008 (Tokyo. The Japan Times, 2008), Chapter on the Chinese Space Development
  • "Terrorism and International Law," NIDS Security Reports, no.6(2005)


  • "Ruru obu Engejimento (ROE) -Sono Igi to Yakuwari (Rules of Engagement: Roles and Implications," NIDS Security Studies, Vol.7 no.2&3 (2005).
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