Working Class Formation in Taiwan

Working Class Formation in Taiwan

Author: Ming-sho Ho

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781137399939

Category: History

Page: 247

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This book offers a fresh look at Taiwan's state workers in from the postwar period to the present day and examines the rise and fall of labor insurgency in the past two decades. Challenging the conventional image of docile working class, it unearths a series of workers resistance, hidden and public, in a high authoritarian era.
Taiwan's Impact on China
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Steve Tsang
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-24 - Publisher: Springer

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Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Teri J. Silvio
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-30 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

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Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Hsin-Huang Michael Hsiao, Cheng-Yi Lin
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-21 - Publisher: Routledge

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Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Sílvio Manuel Brito
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-04 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

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Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Gunter Schubert
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-14 - Publisher: Routledge

There can be no doubt that China’s economic and political rise is having a stronger effect on Taiwan than on any other country, given the Chinese government’s claim to sovereignty over Taiwan, and Taiwan’s quest to maintain its democratic achievements and political identity as a sovereign state. Against this background,