TITLE

POINT FOUR AND THE BATTLE FOR ASIA

AUTHOR(S)
Decker, Clarence
PUB. DATE
December 1952
SOURCE
New Republic;12/22/52, Vol. 127 Issue 25, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the political and economic conditions in Indonesia. Acceptance of the U.S. economic assistance in the country by sacrificing Indonesia's national interests; Drawbacks associated with the technical and economic assistance in Far Eastern foreign policy; Opinion that Indonesia won its independence to discover that political freedom does not necessarily guarantee economic and social progress; Problems in the field of technology and administration being faced by the country after departure of the Dutch rule; Applause for the U.S. aid by press and media of the country; Problem due to decision of the U.S. Congress to transfer Indonesia from the Mutual Security Agency to the Technical Co-operation Administration under the U.S. Department of State.
ACCESSION #
14777826

 

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