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One-China Policy : State, Sovereignty, and Taiwan’s International Legal Status - (Hardcover)

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The One-China Policy: State, Sovereignty, and Taiwan’s International Legal Status examines the issue from the perspective of international law, also suggesting a peaceful solution. The book presents two related parts, with the first detailing the concept of the State, the theory of sovereignty, and their relations with international law. The second part of the work analyzes the political status of the Republic of China in Taiwan and the legal status of the island of Taiwan in international law. Written by a leading international expert in international law, this book provides approaches and answers to the question of Taiwan and the One-China policy.

  • Responds to a key international issue of our time
  • Takes a legal perspective on Taiwan and the One-China policy
  • Considers the definition of a nation State from first principles, also offering new definitions
  • Applies international law on territory to draw conclusions on Taiwan and its relation to the People’s Republic of China
  • Systematically critiques the role of the UN and other global actors in relation to Taiwan
Number of Pages: 388.0
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Series Title: Elsevier Asian Studies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Elsevier Science Ltd
Author: Frank Chiang
Language: English
Street Date: November 21, 2017
TCIN: 53232085
UPC: 9780081023143
Item Number (DPCI): 248-57-3715

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