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Uncharted Strait : the Future of China-Taiwan Relations

  • Washington DC : Brookings Institution Press, 2013.
  • 1 online resource (337 pages)
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  • The future of the Taiwan Strait is more wide open than at any other time in recentdecades. Tensions between China and Taiwan have eased since 2008. But the movementtoward full rapprochement remains fragile. Whether the two sides of the Strait can sustain and expand a cooperative relationship after years of mutual distrust and fear is still uncertain. The waters of the Strait are uncharted, and each side worries about shoals beneath the surface. The current engagement between Beijing and Taipei may make possible a solution to their six-decade-long dispute. Whether, when, and h.
  • Front Cover; Inside Flap; Title Page; Copyright Information; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Historical and Political Context; Setting the Analytical Stage; Economic Stabilization; Political and Security Stabilization; The 2012 Transitions and Scenarios for the Future; The Dynamics of Power Asymmetry; What Taiwan Might Do to Help Itself; What China Might Do; Policy Implications for the United States; Epilogue; Notes; Index; Back Cover.
Additional form
  • 9780815723851
  • 0815723857
  • Alternate version: 9780815723844
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 830170196
  • OCLC: 830170196