Contemporary Taiwan

Contemporary Taiwan

by David Shambaugh, Shambaugh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198293054

ISBN-13: 9780198293057

Pub. Date: 10/28/1998

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA


The most comprehensive and up-to-date study presently available of the dynamic island republic of Taiwan. Drawing on a broad range of documentary sources and on-site research, a group of writers including many of the world's leading specialists on Taiwanese affairs provide in-depth and expert analysis.  See more details below

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The most comprehensive and up-to-date study presently available of the dynamic island republic of Taiwan. Drawing on a broad range of documentary sources and on-site research, a group of writers including many of the world's leading specialists on Taiwanese affairs provide in-depth and expert analysis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198293057
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Series:
Studies on Contemporary China Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.70(d)
Lexile:
1640L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors
Exploring the Complexities of Contemporary Taiwan1
The Enduring Influence of the Republic of China on Taiwan Today10
A New Chinese Civilization: The Evolution of the Republic of China on Taiwan28
Taiwan Society at the Fin de Siecle47
Cultural Identity and the Politics of Recognition in Contemporary Taiwan71
Building Democracy in Taiwan97
The Taiwan Economy: The Transition to Maturity and the Political Economy of its Changing International Status127
Charting Taiwan's Technological Future: The Impact of Globalization and Regionalization152
Taiwan's Environment Today180
Taiwan's Mainland Policy: Normalization, Yes; Reunification, Later216
Taiwan's Security: Maintaining Deterrence amid Political Accountability240
The International Standing of the Republic of China on Taiwan275
America in Taiwan's Post Cold War Foreign Relations296
Index319

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