ERIC Number: ED178370
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Domestic Developments in China and the Future of U.S.-China Relations. Proceedings of the Wisconsin Conference on China (Wisconsin, May 13-14, 1977).
Wisconsin Univ., Milwaukee. Inst. of World Affairs.
Proceedings are presented from a conference convened to examine recent developments in China and to provide recommendations for U.S. policy options vis a vis China. Participants included Asian American scholars, college and high school teachers, foreign policy experts, congressmen, and representatives from business, religious, and agricultural communities. The document is presented in two major sections, corresponding to the two major conference panels. Speeches in section I, domestic developments in China, are entitled "Political Trends and Leadership Changes,""Domestic and Foreign Economic Policy Issues," and "Rural Life and Social Change." Topics discussed include the succession of Mao Tse-tung, economic growth, foreign financial assistance, foreign trade, and changes in family life. Speeches in section II focus on the future of relations between the United States and China. They are entitled "Some Historical Perspectives,""Normalization: What do We Win? What do We Lose?""Normalization: Multilateral Implications,""Taiwan: Future Options," and "U.S. Policy Toward China--A Congressional View." Topics include American and Chinese views of China, China and Russia, Chinese politics, and diplomatic relations. For each speech, information is presented on background and affiliation of the author, major subject headings, and a summary of the speech. (DB)
Descriptors: Asian History, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Foreign Countries, Foreign Policy, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, International Relations, Political Issues, Secondary Education, Social Change, Socioeconomic Influences, State of the Art Reviews, World Affairs
Institute of World Affairs, P.O. Box 413, Univ. of Wisconsin--Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 ($2.00, $0.60 handling)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Johnson Foundation, Inc., Racine, WI.; Charles F. Kettering Foundation, Dayton, OH.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Milwaukee. Inst. of World Affairs.
Identifiers: China; United States