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Taiwan"s recent elections

John Franklin Copper

Taiwan"s recent elections

fulfilling the democratic promise

by John Franklin Copper

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Published by School of Law, University of Maryland in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Taiwan.
    • Subjects:
    • Elections -- Taiwan.,
    • Election law -- Taiwan.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn F. Copper.
      SeriesOccasional papers/reprint series in contemporary Asian studies ;, no. 6--1990 (101), Occasional papers/reprints series in contemporary Asian studies ;, 1990, no. 6.
      ContributionsUniversity of Maryland at Baltimore. School of Law.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1538 .C67 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination173 p. ;
      Number of Pages173
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3317412M
      ISBN 100925153125
      LC Control Number2004266236
      OCLC/WorldCa23745372

        Taiwan’s presidential and legislative elections are just around the corner — and if the current polls hold, the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) will sweep into office, with a new. Author: Lev Nachman, UC Irvine. If Taiwan’s election were tomorrow, Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) would likely win. Recent polls show she is ahead of Kuomintang (KMT) candidate Han Kuo-yu by over 12 per cent. But it is far too early to assume the race is over — there is still over two months before the election, a lifetime in Taiwanese politics.

        As Taiwan’s January presidential election approaches, the stakes for Taiwan, China, and the United States are extremely high. In a worst‐ .   Three out of every four voters in Taiwan went to the polls on Saturday. On January 15 at 5pm PST, (January 16 at 9am in Taiwan, Hong Kong and China), the USC U.S.-China Institute will host a video conference looking at what the key issues were in the election and what the election means for Taiwan domestic policies, for cross-strait relations, and for U.S.-Taiwan relations.

      Coordinates. Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a state in East Asia. Neighbouring states include the People's Republic of China (PRC) to the north-west, Japan to the north-east, and the Philippines to the south. The island of Taiwan has an area of 35, square kilometres (13, sq mi), with mountain ranges dominating the eastern two-thirds and plains in the western third Calling code: +   What Taiwan’s Upcoming Elections Will Tell Us About Its Future The vote is set to serve as a referendum on Tsai Ing-wen’s anti-China stance. Challengers are picking up steam.


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policy toward Taiwan and : Kharis Templeman. On the evening of Decem at a rally in front of Democratic Progressive Party headquarters in Taipei, hundreds of people are shouting in unison. They support Tsai Ing-wen, the Democratic People’s Party (DPP) candidate in Taiwan’s January 11 presidential elections, but they are shouting another politician’s name, with an anxiety that was not there in the last election four years.

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