An examination of the various forms of Chinese nationalism from the early 20th century to the 1990s, arguing that Chinese nationalism is a multi-faceted concept. At different moments and under certain circumstances, it had different meanings and interacted with other competing interests.
C. X. GEORGE WEI is Assistant Professor of History at Susquehanna University. He has been Guest Professor of the Research Institute of History, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences in the P.R.C. He is author of Sino-American Economic Relations, 1944-1949 (Greenwood, 1997) and more than a dozen articles in English and Chinese. XIAOYUAN LIU is Associate Professor of History at Iowa State University. He has also taught at the University of Chicago and State University of New York at Potsdam. His publications include A Partnership for Disorder: China, the United States, and Their Policies for the Postwar Disposition of the Japanese Empire, 1941-1945 (1996), as well as numerous articles in English and Chinese in the fields of East Asian international relations and China's foreign and frontier affairs.