America's Response to China: A History of Sino-American Relations / Edition 4

America's Response to China: A History of Sino-American Relations / Edition 4

by Warren I. Cohen
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0231119291

ISBN-13: 9780231119290

Pub. Date: 01/27/2000

Publisher: Columbia University Press

Starting with a discussion of the mercantile interests of the newly independent American colonies and ranging through the dramatic causes and effects of the Tiananmen Square Massacre, this edition continues into the Bush and Clinton years.

Overview

Starting with a discussion of the mercantile interests of the newly independent American colonies and ranging through the dramatic causes and effects of the Tiananmen Square Massacre, this edition continues into the Bush and Clinton years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231119290
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
01/27/2000
Edition description:
fourth edition
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
5.99(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.74(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface to the Fifth Edition ix

Preface to the Fourth Edition xi

Preface to the Third Edition xiii

Preface to the Second Edition xv

Preface to the First Edition xvii

Acknowledgments to the Fifth Edition xix

Romanization Table xxi

Prologue: The Barbarians and the Tribute System 1

1 The Development of the Treaty System 8

2 The United States as a Power in East Asia 29

3 In the Light of the Rising Sun 60

4 The Response to Chinese Nationalism 89

5 China as an Abstraction-The Conflict with Japan 115

6 Communism in China 148

7 The Great Aberration 195

8 Rapprochement-At Last 215

9 In the Shadow of Tiananmen 232

10 America in the Age of Chinese Power 263

Notes 293

Bibliographical Essay 299

Index 311

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