Chiang Kai-shek

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Synonyms for Chiang Kai-shek

Chinese military and political figure

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There were indeed many Chinese American supporters of Jiang Jieshi, but there were also many other moderate liberals that were deeply troubled by the undemocratic, repressive nature of his regime in the early post-Civil War period.
(78.) Xing Yitian, "Getao, bangti, wenxian yu huaxiang jieshi"; Zeng Lanying [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], zuofang yu diyu zichuantong: Cong Shandong Anqiu Dongjiazhuang Han mu de zhizuo henji tanqi" [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]: Taiwan guoli daxue meishushi yanjiu jikan 8 (2003): 33-86.
Xifang chuantong: Jingdian yu jieshi (The Western Tradition: Classics and Interpretation);
So, while the generation of Chinese Communists who "liberated" the mainland and sent the Guomindang (KMT) and its leader Chaing Kai-Shek (Jiang Jieshi) packing off to Taiwan is long gone, younger Chinese still have a great interest in Chinese military history.
This has its roots in the Chinese conception of "borrowing a corpse to revive the soul of the dead" (jieshi huanhun [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]), which originates from the belief in Chinese ghost culture that the death of a living person means the death of the body rather than the soul.
Although he endorsed the pan-Asianist rhetoric of the war, he was also a fan of Chiang Kai-shek (Jiang Jieshi) and opposed the Japanese military's conduct in China.
(205) Quanguo Renmin Daibiao Dahui Changwu Weiyuanhui Guanyu Jiaqiang Falv Jieshi Gongzuo de Jueyi [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] [NPC Resolution on Strengthening the Legal Interpretations of Law] (promulgated by Standing Comm.
(358.) Zuigao Renmin Fayuan, Zuigao Renmin Jianchayuan Guanyu Banli Huanjing Wuran Xingshi Anjian Shiyong Falu Ruogan Wenti de Jieshi ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] [interpretation of the Supreme People's Court and the Supreme People's Procuratorate on Several Issues concerning the Application of Law in the Handling of Criminal Cases of Environmental Pollution], (June 18, 2013) [hereinafter Environmental Interpretation],
In April, the Soviet embassy in Beijing was raided by Jiang Jieshi's (Chiang Kai-shek's) forces; in May, Britain first raided the Soviet Union's trade mission in London and then broke diplomatic and trade relations with the USSR; in June, the Soviet ambassador to Poland was assassinated; and in September, trade negotiations with France broke down.
James Matray concludes in his introductory chapter that Truman should get credit for using atomic bombs against Japan to finish the war in 1945, resisting temptation in choosing not to rescue the Chinese Nationalist regime under Jiang Jieshi in the Chinese civil war (1946-49), deciding to defend South Korea when North Korea attacked in June 1950, and securing the Japanese peace settlement in 1951.
For years, the Taiwanese, under their aging leader Jiang Jieshi (Chiang Kai-shek), dreamed of retaking the mainland, ousting the Communists, and reestablishing a free, capitalist society.
Between Sun's death and Jiang Jieshi's (Kai-shek) [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (1887-1975) White Terror against the Communist Party, which ended the United Front in April 1927, the relatively unknown Gan Naiguang [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (1897-1956) became prominent for his writings on Sun's philosophy, Nationalist Party history, and the peasant question.
The Notification from Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of the People's Republic of China about the Explanation of Urban Infrastructure Statistical Indicators (Jianshebu guanyu yinfa chengshi jianshe tongji zhibiao jieshi de tongzhi).