TITLE

Taiwan's Sunflower Movement Chooses Democracy Over China Trade Pact

AUTHOR(S)
Atkinson, Joel
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
World Politics Review (19446284);4/9/2014, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the protest of students in Taiwan over the handling of the services trade agreement with China by President Ma Ying-jeou and his Kuomintang political party. It mentions that the protest is called the Sunflower Movement as it gains strong public support. It notes that the movement stirs a rethink on the nature of the relationship of both countries. It also emphasizes the aspects the impact of the protest on Taiwanese economy.
ACCESSION #
95542300

 

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