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Is Taiwan Chinese?

The Impact of Culture, Power, and Migration on Changing Identities (Interdisciplinary Studies of China, 2)

by Melissa J. Brown

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • China,
  • Taiwan aborigines,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • ASIA,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Asia - China,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Taiwan,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Asia - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Ethnicity,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7711328M
    ISBN 100520231813
    ISBN 109780520231818

    If you want to learn Chinese, a suitable Chinese textbook is, without a doubt, necessary. Different learners have various needs, and the best textbooks are the ones that are relevant and interesting to you. One reliable method to finding good Chinese textbook is by searching for them through official Chinese institutes or publishers like Cheng. Note 1: I also considered using the word "Han", because whereas "Chinese" refers to both ethnicity and political control, "Han" refers only to Chinese ethnicity. I decided against "Han" for two reasons. First, few English speakers know the word. Second, this book is also about how Taiwan first came under Chinese political control, thanks to the Ming loyalist regime of Zheng .

      Sources: Ian Easton, The Chinese Invasion Threat: Taiwan ‘s Defense and American Strategy in Asia, p. This is the best-case scenario for the PLA. But an island docile and defeated two weeks.   The plan, which is the subject of a forthcoming book by the Project Institute think tank, was first made public by Taiwan's Defense Ministry in The book draws upon official Chinese.

      At the beginning of the s, Taiwan was a sylvan backwater, sparsely inhabited by headhunters and visited mainly by pirates and fishermen. By the end of the century it was home to more than a hundred thousand Chinese colonists, who grew rice and sugar for .   The "one China" policy officially supported by the People's Republic of China, the United States, and other countries asserts that there is only one China and Taiwan is a part of it. The debate over whether the people of Taiwan are Chinese or independently Taiwanese is, Melissa J. Brown argues, a matter of identity: Han ethnic identity, Chinese national identity, .


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