Economic Cold War : America's embargo against China and the Sino-Soviet alliance, 1949-1963 (Book, 2001) [WorldCat.org]
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Economic Cold War : America's embargo against China and the Sino-Soviet alliance, 1949-1963

Author: Shu Guang Zhang
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Woodrow Wilson Center Press ; Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2001.
Series: Cold War International History Project series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Why would one country impose economic sanctions against another in pursuit of foreign policy objectives? How effective is the use of economic weapons in attaining such objectives? Economic Cold War, by Shu Guang Zhang, aims to answer these questions. The author examines how and why the United States and its allies instituted economic sanctions against the People's Republic of China in the 1950s, and how the embargo  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Shu Guang Zhang
ISBN: 0804739307 9780804739306
OCLC Number: 46617170
Description: xvi, 375 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Fostering the China embargo, 1949-1953 --
Standing up to build a new China, September 1949-June 1950 --
Countering the imperialist embargo, July 1950-September 1953 --
Holding the sanctions line, 1953-1955 --
Fending off prolonged western sanctions, October 1953-December 1957 --
The disintegration of multilateral sanctions, 1956-1959 --
The collapse of Sino-Soviet economic cooperation, 1957-1960 --
An inevitable Beijing-Moscow split and Washington's response, 1960-1963 --
Conclusion --
Appendix: Statistics on Chinese trade, 1950-1980.
Series Title: Cold War International History Project series.
Responsibility: Shu Guang Zhang.
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Why would one country impose economic sanctions against another in pursuit of foreign policy objectives? How effective is the use of such economic weapons? This book examines how and why the United  Read more...

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"Zhang Shu Guang has carried out a thorough research of U.S. and British economic diplomacy toward China in the 1950s and 1960s. Economic Cold War should be of great interest to students of Read more...

 
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