GPGC Programme Department of Government and Public Administration - CUHK

Class Code: GPGC5104
Academic Year: 2023 - 2024
Title: Taiwan In Comparative Perspective

Professor Jean Pierre Aurelien CABESTAN

Period: We 06:45PM - 09:30PM
Location: WMY_402

This course introduces the history, society, politics, and economy of Taiwan. In particular, it will focus the dramatic economic and political transformations that Taiwan has experienced in the post-war era. It will also examine key issues confronting contemporary Taiwanese society, including identity politics, cross-strait relations, democratization and democratic consolidation, and economic restructuring.