The majority of Taiwan residents now have Taiwan-centered national identities, viewing the island as separate and independent from the Chinese mainland. Thus, few people on the island support Beijing's ““one country, two systems”” proposal. China's new leaders need to present fresh plans if they are truly committed to peaceful unification.
- ©© 2004 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.
Errata: In the September/October 2016 issue (volume 56 number 5, pages 836 and 849), there was a technical printing error in Figures 1b and 2 of the article by Ajay Raina that resulted in a loss of data on the graphs. This online article contains the restored figures in their original, correct state. The error is regretted.