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Between Mao and McCarthyChinese American Politics in the Cold War Years$
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Charlotte Brooks

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780226193564

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: September 2015

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226193731.001.0001

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The Resurgence of China Politics

The Resurgence of China Politics

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(p.89) Three The Resurgence of China Politics
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Between Mao and McCarthy
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Charlotte Brooks

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University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226193731.003.0003

Chapter Three discusses the ways in which the communist takeover of the Chinese mainland and China’s involvement in the Korean War shaped Chinese American politics between 1949 and 1951. Leaders of the American KMT sought alternatives to Chiang Kai-shek, while American members of the anti-communist and anti-Nationalist Third Force continued their quest to shape American policy towards China. While the Korean War eventually unified the American KMT, it hardly silenced Chiang Kai-shek’s critics in New York and San Francisco.

Keywords:   Chinese Americans, Chinatown, New York City, San Francisco, Republic of China, People’s Republic of China, Kuomintang, Korean War, Sino-American relations

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