American images of China, 1931-1949 / T. Chistopher Jespersen

Author(s): Jespersen, T. Christopher, 1961-
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Subjects: Public opinion--United states--History--20th century
China--Foreign public opinion, American--History--20th century
Luce, Henry Robinson, 1898-1967--View on China
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c1996
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: xx, 254 p., [14] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Prologue: Missionaries and the Creation of American Perceptions of China, 1890-1931 1
1. Henry Luce and the Rise of Time Inc. 11
2. Time Inc. and Its Stake in China 24
3. United China Relief and the Creation of American Images of China 45
4. Crusading Together: The Glorious War Years 59
5. Madame Chiang and the Personality of Sino-American Relations 82
6. The Underside of Sino-American Relations During World War II 108
7. The Dawning of the American Century 126
8. The Collapse of the American Century 150
9. Coming to Terms with the Emotional Attachment to China 172
Notes 193
Bibliography 235
Index 249
Notes: LCCN: 95019565
ISBN: 0804725969 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-247) and index
OCLC Number: 32820757
ISBN/ISSN: 0804725969