Peking's International Position and the Cold War

  title={Peking's International Position and the Cold War},
  author={Shen-yu Dai},
  journal={The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  pages={112 - 121}
  • Shen-yu Dai
  • Published 1959
  • Sociology
  • The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
  • Chinese Communist foreign policy is a blend of three major ingredients: the cultural confidence of the imperial Chinese tradition, the psychological energy of modern Chinese nationalism, and the political aggressiveness of contemporary Chinese Communism. These elements combine to produce a pluralist mentality which is frequently evident in Peking's vig orous cold war diplomacy. Mainland China's pattern of for eign relations is complex but cohesive. Its basic aim is the attainment of recognized… CONTINUE READING

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