TITLE

Rocking The Boat

AUTHOR(S)
Wehrfritz, George; Dobson, William
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);12/29/203 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 143 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines political relations between China and Taiwan. Pledge of Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian to hold a referendum protesting a Chinese military buildup targeting Taiwan; Political concerns; How both major political camps on Taiwan have embraced populist agendas; discussion of the so-called Taiwan Question; How china must confront Taiwan's changing self-image; Overview of the political landscape in Taiwan; Topics of constitutional reform and independence; Outlook for Taiwan's presidential election.
ACCESSION #
12004304

 

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