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American justice in Taiwan : the 1957 riots and cold war foreign policy

Author: Stephen G Craft
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [2016]
Series: Studies in conflict, diplomacy, and peace.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
On May 23, 1957, US Army Sergeant Robert Reynolds was acquitted of murdering Chinese officer Liu Ziran in Taiwan. Reynolds did not deny shooting Liu but claimed self-defense. Reynolds's acquittal sparked a series of riots across Taiwan. In 'American Justice in Taiwan' author Stephen G. Craft provides the first comprehensive study of the causes and consequences of the Reynolds trial and the ensuing protests.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Trials, litigation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Craft, Stephen G., 1963-. American justice in Taiwan .
1957 riots and cold war foreign policy
Druck-Ausgabe
Named Person: Robert Reynolds
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen G Craft
ISBN: 0813166365 9780813166360 9780813166377 0813166373
OCLC Number: 930489455
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: A shooting on grass mountain --
Islands against the Red tide --
Advice and dissent --
Little America on Taiwan --
A law unto themselves --
A tale of two criminal investigations --
The court-martial of sergeant Robert Reynolds --
Justice of a different culture --
Black Friday --
Accusations --
To the Chinese heart of the matter --
Repercusssions --
Defending the American bases of hegemony --
Status Quo.
Series Title: Studies in conflict, diplomacy, and peace.
Responsibility: Stephen G. Craft.

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