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Taiwan : a new history

Author: Murray A Rubinstein; Sung-sheng Yvonne Chang
Publisher: Oxfordshire [England] ; New York : Routledge, 2015. ©2007
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Expanded editionView all editions and formats
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This is a comprehensive portrait of Taiwan. It covers the major periods in the development of this small but powerful island province/nation. The work is designed in the style of the multi-volume ""Cambridge History of China""
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Taiwan : a new history.
Oxfordshire, [England] ; New York : Routledge, 2015, ©2007
xvi, 560 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Murray A Rubinstein; Sung-sheng Yvonne Chang
ISBN: 9781315700519 1315700514 9781317459071 1317459075 9781317459088 1317459083 9781317459064 1317459067
OCLC Number: 905856224
Description: 1 online resource (577 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. The shaping of Taiwan's landscapes / Ronald G. Knapp --
2. The politics of Taiwan aboriginal origins / Michael Stainton --
3. Up the mountains and out to the sea : the expansion of the Fukienese in the Late Ming period / Eduard B. Vermeer --
4. The seventeenth-century transformation : Taiwan under the Dutch and the Cheng regime / John E. Wills, Jr. --
5. The island frontier of the Ch'ing, 1684-1780 / John R. Sheperd --
6. From landlords to local strongmen : the transformation of local elites in Mid-Ch'ing Taiwan 1780-1862 / Chen Chiukun --
7. From treaty points to provincial status, 1860-1894 / Robert Gardella --
8. Taiwan under Japanese rule, 1895-1945 : the vicissitudes by colonialism / Harry J. Lamley --
9. Taiwanese new literature and the colonial context : a historical survey / Sung-sheng Yvonne Chang --
10. Between assimilation and independence : Taiwanese political aspirations under nationalist Chinese rule, 1945-1948 / Steven Phillips --
11. A bastion created, a regime reformed, an economy reengineered, 1949-1970 / Peter Chen-main Wang --
12. Identity and social change in Taiwanese religion / Robert P. Weller --
13. Taiwan's socioeconomic modernization, 1971-1996 / Murray A. Rubinstein --
14. Literature in post-1949 Taiwan, 1950 to 1980s / Sung-sheng Yvonne Chang --
15. Aboriginal self-government : Taiwan's uncompleted agenda / Michael Stainton --
16. Political Taiwanization and pragmatic diplomacy : the eras of Chiang Ching-kuo and Lee Teng-hui, 1971-1994 / Murray A. Rubinstein --
17. Taiwan enters troubled waters : the elective presidencies of Lee Teng-hui and Chen Shui-bian / Cal Clark.
Responsibility: Murray A. Rubinstein, editor ; contributors, Sung-sheng Yvonne Chang [and thirteen others].

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Presents the history of Taiwan. This work includes material on democratization, party politics, and the independence movement. It takes the reader from the geographical and climatological setting,  Read more...

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