TITLE

America Facing Two Ways: Ticklish Taiwan

AUTHOR(S)
Fairbank, John K.
PUB. DATE
March 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;3/1/75, Vol. 172 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the foreign policies of the U.S. regarding China's interest in Taiwan. Communion between U.S. President Richard Nixon and the Taiwanese leader in February 1972; Need to outgrow the past and create new relations of equality and nonintervention between the Chinese and Americans; Entry of American merchants and missionaries into China as participants in Britain's informal empire of free trade and evangelism; Political history of Taiwan which points to the fact that the Taiwanese till date has failed to be a sovereign nation.
ACCESSION #
9988157

 

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