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American Justice In TaiwanThe 1957 Riots and Cold War Foreign Policy

American Justice In Taiwan: The 1957 Riots and Cold War Foreign Policy

Stephen G. Craft

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813166353
eISBN:
9780813166629
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813166353.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

On May 23, 1957, U.S. Army Sergeant Robert Reynolds was acquitted of murdering Chinese officer Liu Ziran in Taiwan. Reynolds did not deny shooting Liu but claimed self-defense and, like all members ... More

China Looks at the WestIdentity, Global Ambitions, and the Future of Sino-American Relations

China Looks at the West: Identity, Global Ambitions, and the Future of Sino-American Relations

Christopher A. Ford

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813165400
eISBN:
9780813165424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813165400.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chinese leaders have long been fascinated by the United States, but have often chosen to demonize America for perceived cultural and military imperialism. Especially under Communist rule, Chinese ... More

The Future of China-Russia Relations

The Future of China-Russia Relations

James A. Bellacqua (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125633
eISBN:
9780813135359
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125633.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Relations between China and Russia have evolved dramatically since their first diplomatic contact, particularly during the twentieth century. During the past decade China and Russia have made efforts ... More

Inside China’s Grand StrategyThe Perspective from the People's Republic

Inside China’s Grand Strategy: The Perspective from the People's Republic

Ye Zicheng

Guoli Liu (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126456
eISBN:
9780813135465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126456.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

China's enormous size, vast population, abundant natural resources, robust economy, and modern military suggest that it will emerge as a great world power. This book offers unique insights about the ... More

Integral PluralismBeyond Culture Wars

Integral Pluralism: Beyond Culture Wars

Fred Dallmayr

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125718
eISBN:
9780813135397
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125718.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In addition to war, terrorism, and unchecked military violence, modernity is also subject to less visible but no less venomous conflicts. Global in nature, these “culture wars” exacerbate the ... More

Korean Democracy in TransitionA Rational Blueprint for Developing Societies

Korean Democracy in Transition: A Rational Blueprint for Developing Societies

HeeMin Kim

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813129945
eISBN:
9780813135748
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813129945.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

As Asian countries emerge as global economic powers, many undergo fundamental political transformations. This book evaluates the past thirty years of political change in South Korea, including the ... More

The Mind of EmpireChina's History and Modern Foreign Relations

The Mind of Empire: China's History and Modern Foreign Relations

Christopher A. Ford

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813192635
eISBN:
9780813135519
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813192635.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In the last century, no other nation has grown and transformed itself with such zeal as China. With a booming economy, a formidable military, and a rapidly expanding population, China is emerging as ... More

North Korea and the WorldHuman Rights, Arms Control, and Strategies for Negotiation

North Korea and the World: Human Rights, Arms Control, and Strategies for Negotiation

Walter C., Jr. Clemens

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813167466
eISBN:
9780813167756
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813167466.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

With more than twenty-five million citizens, a secretive totalitarian dictatorship, and active nuclear and ballistic missile weapons programs, North Korea presents some of the world’s most difficult ... More

Truman, Congress, and KoreaThe Politics of America's First Undeclared War

Truman, Congress, and Korea: The Politics of America's First Undeclared War

Larry Blomstedt

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813166117
eISBN:
9780813166391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813166117.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book analyzes the roles of the Harry Truman administration and Congress in directing American policy regarding the Korean War. Several themes are addressed. One is how Truman and the ... More

Victorious InsurgenciesFour Rebellions that Shaped Our World

Victorious Insurgencies: Four Rebellions that Shaped Our World

Anthony James Joes

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126142
eISBN:
9780813135588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126142.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Insurgencies, especially in the form of guerrilla warfare, continue to erupt across many parts of the globe. Most of these rebellions fail, but this book analyzes four twentieth-century conflicts in ... More

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