Taiwan Products

  • 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 – 2017-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Civil Society in China and Taiwan

    Agency, Class and Boundaries

    By Taru Salmenkari

    The concept of 'civil society' has often been used as a devise for differentiating China from other cultures. Though sometimes portrayed as a growing phenomenon, Chinese civil society is frequently said to be non-existent. Definitional deficiencies have, therefore, led to both a simplification and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China 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 – 2017-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Routledge Handbook of Democratization in East Asia

    Edited by Tun-Jen Cheng, Yun-Han Chu

    This handbook provides a comprehensive analysis of the dynamics and prospects of democratization in East Asia. A team of leading experts in the field offers discussion at both the country and regional level, including analysis of democratic attitudes and movements in China, Japan, South Korea and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-06 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Governance in Taiwan

    A New Generation of Activists and Stakeholders

    By Simona A. Grano

    Three decades of rapid industrialization until the lifting of martial law in 1987, with little or no concern for the environment, have made Taiwan’s environmental degradation a serious problem. In the past twenty years, Taiwan has seen a surge of environmental organizations, which to a certain…

    Paperback – 2017-09-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Changing Taiwanese Identities

    Edited by J. Bruce Jacobs, Peter Kang

    The peoples of Taiwan have been influenced by many different cultures and migrations throughout the island’s history. In the 20th and early 21st centuries especially it has been a stage for cultural and ethnic conflict, not least because of the arrival of mainland Chinese fleeing the Chinese…

    Hardback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Foreign Policies toward Taiwan

    By Shaohua Hu

    The issue of Taiwan is the single most difficult factor in the relationship between China and the United States. Any cross-straits conflict between China and Taiwan is likely not only to pit the world’s two leading powers against each other, but also to suck in many other countries. This book…

    Hardback – 2017-08-11 
    Routledge
    China Policy Series

  • Place, Identity, and National Imagination in Post-war Taiwan

    By Bi-yu Chang

    In the struggles for political and cultural hegemony that Taiwan has witnessed since the 1980s, the focal point in contesting narratives and the key battlefield in the political debates are primarily spatial and place-based. The major fault line appears to be a split between an imposed identity…

    Paperback – 2017-07-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Transitions to Modernity in Taiwan

    The Spirit of 1895 and the Cession of Formosa to Japan

    By Niki Alsford

    On 19 April 1895, British Consul Lionel Charles Hopkins, at the northern port of Tamsui, was summoned by Tang Jingsong, the governor of Taiwan, to his yamen in the western district of Taipei. Shortly after his arrival, Hopkins was handed a petition. Signed by a number of Taiwanese ‘notables’, the…

    Hardback – 2017-07-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Criminology

    Edited by Liqun Cao, Ivan Y. Sun, Bill Hebenton

    As the world’s second-largest economy, China has made great progress in developing criminology. The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Criminology aims to be a key reference point to summarize the large body of literature in both Chinese and English about various aspects of crime and its control in…

    Paperback – 2017-07-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Taiwan Cinema

    International Reception and Social Change

    Edited by Kuei-fen Chiu, Ming-yeh Rawnsley, Gary Rawnsley

    The book examines recent developments in Taiwan cinema, with particular focus on a leading contemporary Taiwan filmmaker, Wei Te-sheng, who is responsible for such Asian blockbusters as Cape No.7, Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale and Kano. The book discusses key issues, including…

    Hardback – 2017-06-23
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

  • Border Crossing in Greater China

    Production, Community and Identity

    Edited by Jenn-hwan Wang

    China’s transformation from a poor and underdeveloped country into a global market power has profoundly altered its socioeconomic power relations with the other countries in the Greater China region, namely, Taiwan and Hong Kong. Indeed, this economic shift has resulted in the massive flow of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

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