We are winding down with the discussion sessions of the class, so you should all be thinking about which topic you want to present on in Week 10. The presentations will be short. Also, if you have already attended a China-related campus event, be sure you have sent your write-up to me.
This week, we will be looking into U.S.-China-Taiwan relations more in depth. The readings are below. As always, post your reaction before class.
Roberge, Michael, Youkyung Lee. "Backgrounder: China-Taiwan Relations" (Council on Foreign Relations), August 11, 2009.
Wang, Yuan-kang. "China's Growing Strength, Taiwan's Diminishing Options," (Brookings), November 2010.
“The Taiwan Relations Act,” (U.S. Congress), April 10, 1979.
“Anti-Secession Law” (National People's Congress), March 14, 2005.