Taiwan and mainland China : democratization, political participation and economic development in the 1990s


  • International Conference on Asian Affairs (17th : 1999 : St. John's University (New York, N.Y.))

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  • Creator edited by Thomas J. Bellows
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication New York : Center of Asian Studies, St. John's University, 2000.
  • Physical Details
    • 451 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9780964897960, 0964897962
  • OCLC ocm45883202


  • Papers originally presented at St. John's University's Seventeenth International Conference on Asian Affairs.
  • Includes bibliographical references.


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