Taiwan's Development as Free China

  title={Taiwan's Development as Free China},
  author={Richard L. Walker},
  journal={The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  pages={122 - 135}
  • R. L. Walker
  • Published 1 January 1959
  • Sociology
  • The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
In nine years the Chinese Nationalists have made substantial strides in rebuilding their government, morale, and symbolic appeal. Many of the civilian accomplishments on Taiwan have received little notice in the outside world. In the grim period, 1949-50, the Nationalist cause appeared hopeless, but United States protection and support since the Communist aggression in Korea in June 1950 have facilitated positive achievements. 1951 and 1952 were years of reform, followed by a four-year (1953-56… 

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