Preface vii Acknowledgements ix Introduction: Sino-Japanese Relations in Peace and War 1(12) Larry N. Shyu Part I: Political and Cultural Origins of the War 13(50) The Xian Incident and the Coming of the War of Resistance 15(16) Young-tsu Wong Japans War in China: Perspectives of Leading Japanese Sinologists 31(14) De-min Tao Japanese Maneuvers for Peace with China, 1937--1940 45(18) Eto Shinkichi Part II: Wartime Foreign and Domestic Politics 63(92) The Evolution of Fascist Italian Diplomacy During the Sino-Japanese War, 1937--1943 65(24) Guido Samarani Sino-British Relations and the Tibetan Crisis of 1943 89(24) Chen Qianping David P. Barrett Third-Party Collaborators in Wartime China: The Case of the Chinese National Socialist Party 113(22) Roger B. Jeans Juntong, SACO, and the Nationalist Guerrilla Effort 135(20) Yu Shen Part III: Wartime Social and Economic Problems 155(50) To Feed a Country at War: Chinas Supply and Consumption of Grain During the War of Resistance 157(14) Jin Pusen Larry N. Shyu Disease and the Fighting Men: Nationalist Anti-Epidemic Efforts in Wartime China, 1937--1945 171(18) Ka-che Yip Traditional Responses to Modern War: The Nationalist Post-Stage System and the Communist Great Production Movement 189(16) Chen Hongmin David P. Barrett Part IV: Unresolved Issues of the War 205(24) The War Never Ended: The War Compensation Movement in Taiwan 207(22) Hui-yu Caroline Tsai List of Contributors 229(4) Romanization Glossary 233(2) Index 235
David P. Barrett is Associate Professor of History, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada. He is the author of articles on Hu Hanmin and on the Wang Jingwei collaborationist regime. He has completed a translation of the memoirs of General Vasilii Chuikov, advisor to Chiang Kai-shek. Larry N. Shyu is Professor Emeritus of History, University of New Brunswick, Canada. He is co-editor of three volumes of proceedings on East Asian studies of the Canadian Asian Studies Association and the author of nine scholarly articles published in the United States, Canada, Taiwan, and China on the history of modern China during the Republican period and on the Overseas Chinese.