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  • A New Era in Democratic Taiwan

    Trajectories and turning points in politics and cross-Strait relations

    Edited by Chun-Yi Lee, Jonathan Sullivan

    In January 2016, Taiwan’s former authoritarian ruler, the KMT, lost control of both the presidency and legislature. In concert with grassroots activism, the KMT led democratization in Taiwan in the 1980s because it was confident its financial resources, patronage networks and reputation for…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Connecting Taiwan

    Participation - Integration - Impacts

    Edited by Carsten Storm

    Taiwan has often been characterised as an isolated society in its search for sovereignty and security. Its contact with the world in an era of globalization and post-modernity, however, has increasingly led to Taiwanese actors successfully participating in many regional and global fields. In this…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Hong Kong

    Edited by Tai-Lok Lui, Stephen Wing-Kai Chiu, Ray Yep

    When Britain and China negotiated over the future of Hong Kong in the early 1980s, the main concern was primarily about the maintenance of the status quo. It was meant to be maintaining Hong Kong’s capitalist economy, upholding the rule of law, safeguarding freedom of speech, and retaining the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Japanese Adult Videos in Taiwan

    By Heung-Wah Wong, Hoi-yan Yau

    This book explores the debate between those who argue that globalisation is leading to worldwide cultural homogeneity, with American cultural good predominating, and those who argue that cultural goods are always adapted and contextualised in the particular setting in which they are used. Based on…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

  • Technology Transfer Between the US, China and Taiwan

    Moving Knowledge

    Edited by Douglas B. Fuller, Murray A. Rubinstein

    Examining the flow of technical knowledge between the US, Taiwan and Mainland China over the last sixty-five years, this book shows that the technical knowledge that has moved between these states is vast and varied. It includes the invention and production of industrial goods, as well as knowledge…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Government and Politics in Taiwan

    2nd Edition

    By Dafydd Fell

    Written by an experienced teacher and scholar, this new and revised second edition of Government and Politics in Taiwan introduces students to the big questions concerning change and continuity in Taiwanese politics and governance. Taking a critical approach, Dafydd Fell provides students with the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • China-Taiwan Rapprochement

    The Political Economy of Cross-Straits Relations

    By Min-Hua Chiang

    This book examines how since about 2008 the economy of Taiwan has become ever more deeply integrated into the economy of China. It goes beyond a consideration of trade and investment flows, and discusses also the large population flows, the growing integration of the two financial systems and the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    China Policy Series

  • Lifestyle Media in Asia

    Consumption, Aspiration and Identity

    Edited by Fran Martin, Tania Lewis

    Across Asia, consumer culture is increasingly shaping everyday life, with neoliberal economic and social policies increasingly adopted by governments who see their citizens as individualised, sovereign consumers with choices about their lifestyles and identities. One aspect of this development has…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

  • Youth Culture in Chinese Language Film

    By Xuelin Zhou

    This book explores the vigorous film cultures of mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong from the perspective of youth culture. The book relates this important topic to the wider social, cultural, and institutional context, and discusses the relationship between the films and the changes that today…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

  • Teacher Education in Taiwan

    State control vs marketization

    Edited by Shen-Keng Yang, Jia-Li Huang

    Since the Teacher Education Act was in place in 1994, student teachers were educated through diverse educational institutions instead of the traditional normal schools (Taiwan’s equivalent of teachers’ colleges). But such market-based teacher education has been altered by politics, society and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • Energy Transition in East Asia

    A Social Science Perspective

    Edited by Kuei-Tien Chou

    The Fukushima disaster of 2011 shook the globe, arousing warm debate and new research within the academic fields of countries in both the West and the East on issues related to nuclear security, public trust, government governance, risk governance and risk perception along with technological and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Migration to and From Taiwan

    Edited by Kuei-fen Chiu, Dafydd Fell, Lin Ping

    Migration has transformed Taiwanese society in the last 20 years. The main inflows have been temporary workers from Southeast Asian countries and female spouses from Southeast Asia and China marrying Taiwanese husbands. The main outflow has been migration to China, as a result of increased economic…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

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