Taiwan: Nation-State or Province?

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Index
Aborigines, 10-13, 21-24, 25, 31, 53-54, 56-57, 61-62, 64, 67, 82, 91, 98, 115, 127. See also names of specific tribes
integration into Chinese society, 56
social systems of, 69
Abortions, 9
Academia Historica, 101
Academia Sinica, 101
Academics, 72, 171
Acer Corporation, 141
Acheson, Dean, 37, 158
Actors, 16,
ADB. See Asian Development Bank
Addiction (to drugs), 69. See also Drug abuse
Adoptions (of children), 55
Affirmative action, 97
Africa, 150, 183. See also specific countries
Aged (or elderly citizens), 73, 81, 201
Aged Welfare Law, 81
Aging, problem of, 8, 9, 66, 82-83
Agriculture, 5, 9, 22, 92, 129, 131-133, 138, 140, 143, 144,
during Japanese rule, 29-32
exports of products, 6, 15, 17, 27, 31, 39, 131-132, 138-139, 141, 148-149, 169, 182
growth of, 15, 16, 31, 39, 58, 67-68, 70, 123, 129-131, 140-141, 149-150, 151-52, 168-169, 181
land reform and, 9, 38, 68, 131, 137
Aid. See Economic Assistance; United States aid to Taiwan
Ainus (of Japan), 22
Air conditioners, 71
Aircraft carriers ( U.S. sent to Taiwan Strait), xi, 47, 163, 165
Air Force, of Republic of China, 164
Airlines, 17, 177
Airports, 17, 135
Alaska, 150
Alcoholics, 143
Alienation (social), 13, 39, 66, 75
Aleutian Islands, 4
Amendments, to the constitution, 46-47, 94-95, 98, 101, 107, 109. See also Constitution
American Indians, 10
Americans, 12, 16, 33, 72, 74, 169, 175, 174, 183-184, 193197-198, 199. See also United States
Ami, 10, 56
Amoy, 11
Analects, 62
Ancestor worship, 61, 64
Animism, 64
Antiques, 14
Antisubmarine warfare ( Taiwan's capabilities), 167
Anti-communist sentiment, 14, 121-122, 158, 163-164, 177, 180
Anti-inflationary policies, 137-138
Anti-Manchu sentiments, 27
Anti-Peking feelings, 163
Anti-Soviet feelings, 14
Architecture, 15
Aristocracy, 29. See also Feudalism
Arms sales (to Taiwan), 167-168, 197-198
Army (of the Republic of China), 26, 34, 37, 164, 196
Arrests, 85. See also Crime
ASEAN. See Association of Southeast Asian Nations
Asia, 77, 134. See also East Asia; Pacific Rim bloc
Asia "meltdown," xii, 48, 127, 144
Asian democracy, 94
Asian Development Bank (ADB), 185, 186
Asian economic crisis. See Asia meltdown
Asians, 53, 77, 133-135, 160, 186, 192, 194, 198
Association for East Asian Relations, 180
Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), 148, 167, 198, 203, 205, 206
Atayal, 56
Athletes, 177
Atlantic Charter, 33, 193

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