Changing Identities in Taiwan under Ma Ying-jeou

@inproceedings{Cabestan2017ChangingII,
  title={Changing Identities in Taiwan under Ma Ying-jeou},
  author={Jean-Pierre Cabestan},
  year={2017}
}
Taiwan’s democratization has directly contributed to the emergence of Taiwanese identity and Taiwan nationalism. In spite of Ma Ying-jeou’s attempt between 2008 and 2016 to restore a more traditional Chinese and Republic of China (ROC) cultural and political identity, the Taiwanese civic identity has continued to consolidate. Ms. Tsai Ing-wen’s election and the DPP’s return to power in 2016 have confirmed this overarching trend. But at the same time, we are witnessing a diversification of the… 
Travel, Cultural Hybridity and Transnational Connections in Taiwanese Graphic Narratives
This study adopts a discursive analytical perspective to elaborate on transnational connections and cultural diversity as strategies for defining Taiwaneseness in graphic narratives published between
Work, Life, and Identity Negotiation in a Foreign Land: A Study of Taiwanese Working Holiday Makers in Belgium
This study examined the living and working experiences of 14 Taiwanese working holiday makers (WHMs) in Belgium as they negotiate their identity and social lives while they live overseas, using both
Taiwan’s Quest for World Health Assembly Participation
Abstract Taiwan’s striving for institutional recognition has made its campaign to obtain observer status at the World Health Assembly (WHA) a distinct case in international relations (IR). The first
US policy on Taiwan 2002–2018
  • Yan Bingliang
  • Political Science
    Актуальные проблемы международных отношений и глобального развития
  • 2021
The Taiwan issue has always been the most sensitive and difficult in China – US relations. This article examines the US policy on Taiwan from 2002 to 2018 in the context of the Sino – US relations

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 24 REFERENCES
Identity Formation in Taiwan and Hong Kong – How Much Difference, How Many Similarities?
Over the past decades, Hong Kong and Taiwan have both developed a unique local or national identity. These have become a subject of great scholarly interest since the 1990s, coinciding with
Ethnic and Civic Nationalisms: Two Roads to the Formation of a Taiwanese Nation
Around the time of democratic transition starting from the late 1980s, national identity has surfaced as the most salient issue in Taiwan’s politics; since then it has come to dominate the political
Lee Teng-hui and the Idea of “Taiwan”*
Abstract Lee Teng-hui, president of Taiwan from 1988 to 2000, played an important role in launching the widespread nationalism in Taiwan today. Since the end of his presidency, Lee has pushed very
Generational Change and Ethnicity among 1980s-born Taiwanese
This paper aims to show that Taiwanese born in the 1980s constitute a “post-reform” generation whose perception of cultural difference and ethnicity may challenge the efficiency of the “four major
Taiwan's Rising Rationalism: Generations, Politics, and "Taiwanese Nationalism"
List of AcronymsDPP Democratic Progressive PartyFAPA Formosan Association for Public AffairsKMT Kuomintang [Chinese Nationalist Party]NP New PartyPFP People First PartyPRC People's Republic of
The Construction of National Identity in Taiwan's Media, 1896-2012
National identity has been an ongoing political issue in Taiwan since the late-1890s. The Construction of National Identity in Taiwan's Media, 1896-2012 breaks new ground with the most comprehensive
Taiwan's Ethnicities and their Representation on the Internet
This paper examines various Web applications of the four “officially” recognized ethnicities in Taiwan and aims to identify the links between information and communication technologies (ICTs), ethnic
Specificities and Limits of Taiwanese Nationalism
Taiwanese nationalism is, in many ways, specific. On the one hand it is a recognised phenomenon. On the other, as the product of a young state, the Republic of China in Taiwan, which is threatened by
Beyond National Identity in Taiwan: A Multidimensional and Evolutionary Conceptualization
This article conceptualizes the multifaceted concept of national identity in Taiwan. The prevailing measures on national identity were ubiquitous, one-dimensional, and categorical, forcing people to
Ma Ying-jeou’s China-Leaning Policy and the 1683 Fall of the Zheng in Taiwan: A Cross-Centuries Geopolitical Comparison
On October 22, 2001, Rupert Murdoch’s Star TV Chinese Channel started to broadcast on Formosa a 50-episode Chinese drama series, Kangxi’s Empire out of which 18 episodes were devoted to a theme to
...
...