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Taiwan"s development

implications for contending political economy paradigms

by Cal Clark

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Taiwan
    • Subjects:
    • Taiwan -- Economic policy -- 1945-,
    • Taiwan -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
    • Taiwan -- Politics and government -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementCal Clark.
      SeriesContributions in economics and economic history,, no. 100
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC430.5 .C67 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 269 p. :
      Number of Pages269
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2189219M
      ISBN 100313254486
      LC Control Number89007494

      Over the past four decades Taiwan's economy has experienced significant structural change. At the outset of this period, Taiwan was just recovering from the ravages of World War II, and the economy was heavily dominated by the agricultural sector, which accounted for one-third of the net domestic product, more than half (56 percent) of total employment, and 92 percent of total exports. The Treaty of Peace is signed between the ROC and Japan at Taipei Guest House, formally ending the state of war between the two parties. It is recognized that under Article 2 of the San Francisco Treaty, Japan has renounced all rights, titles and claims to Formosa [Taiwan] and the Pescadores [the Penghu Islands] as well as the Spratly Islands and the Paracel Islands.

      Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a state in East Asia. Neighbouring states include the People's Republic of China (PRC) to the north-west, Japan to the north-east, and the Philippines to the south. The island of Taiwan has an area of 35, square kilometres (13, sq mi), with mountain ranges dominating the eastern two-thirds and plains in the western third, where its Calling code: + Taiwan has a problem with preserving its cultural assets. Despite a rich documented history spanning nearly four centuries of European, Ming, Qing, Japanese, and Republican conquest, each.

      The Japanese, who had had their eye on Taiwan since the late 16th century, succeeded in gaining control of the island after China was defeated in the First Sino-Japanese War (). When China lost the war with Japan in , Taiwan was ceded to Japan as a colony and the Japanese occupied Taiwan from to Author: Lauren Mack.   Clark's well-organized and smoothly written book is one of them. The volume is divided into three parts. In Part 1, he discusses three major theories on the economic and political development process of a nation, i.e., the developmentalist, dependency, and statist : Cal Clark.


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