In the post-Cold War era when America's foreign policy is focusing on how best to foster democratic transition throughout the world, the lessons that can be learned from Taiwan's democratization impart valuable lessons to students and scholars. This volume examines in particular questions concerning the state of political trust, ethnicity, democratic values and political institutions.... from their children, to expect parental deference and traditional gender roles, and to see the maintenance of social order and stability as a top government priority. ... When inspecting a vintage Corvette, one of my colleagues once remarked that this muscle car has a fiberglass rather than steel body. ... R.J. ( 1999), a#39;Political Support in Advanced Industrial Democraciesa#39;, in 68 Democratization in Taiwan.
|Title||:||Democratization in Taiwan|
|Author||:||Philip Paolino, James David Meernik|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2008|