The China Decision and the Future of Taiwan
Publication Date: December 1978
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Jeffrey B. Gayner
Keywords: Asia and the Pacific
The decision by President Carter on December 15th, to normalize relations with the People's Republic of China has precipitated enormous controversy despite the expectation of such an action since the signing of the Shanghai Communique by President Nixon nearly seven years ago.