‘Peaceful Coexistence’ and the Sino-Soviet Split

  • Ronald C. Keith

Abstract

One of the most important issues leading up to the public clash between the Soviet Union and China related to conflicting interpretations of ‘peaceful coexistence’. Zhou Enlai’s diplomacy of the ‘five principles of peaceful coexistence’ was predicated in the Geneva-Bandung strategy to avert US penetration of Asian politics and to establish a stable regional environment conducive to Chinese economic development.

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Economic Crisis Europe Shipping Egypt Defend 

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© Ronald C. Keith 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ronald C. Keith
    • 1
  1. 1.University of CalgaryCanada

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