Australia and Taiwan

Australia and Taiwan

Bilateral Relations, China, the United States, and the South Pacific

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This is a historical exploration of bilateral Australian-Taiwanese relations in the Cold War and beyond. Atkinson (Taiwan studies, Monash U., Australia) addresses a number of key themes that have shaped the relationship, especially the impact US-China rivalries over the issue of Taiwan, as well as economic issues and the general approach of the two governments towards the South Pacific. His analysis draws on interviews conducted with key figures, archives, newspapers, and government documents. Annotation ©2013 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Brill USA
In Australia and Taiwan, Joel Atkinson examines the intriguing and important Australia-Taiwan relationship. He covers its history, the role of Taiwan in Australia’s relations with China and the US, and bilateral issues such as ministerial visits and the South Pacific.

Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2013
ISBN: 9789004224209
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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