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Selected Executive Session Hearings of the Committee, 1951-56; Vol. XVII: U.S. Policy in the Far East Part 1., U.S. Policy and Japan, the Korean War and Peace Negotiations, South Asian and Related Problems [electronic resource]: Hearings Before the United States House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on the Far East and the Pacific Ocean Area, Eighty-Third Congress, First Session and Eighty-Third Congress, Second Session and Eighty-Second Congress, First Session and Eighty-Second Congress, Second Session and Eighty-Fourth Congress, First Session and Eighty-Fourth Congress, Second Session

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on the Far East and the Pacific
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Online; EBook; Government Document
Published
Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1980.
Language
English
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
SuDoc Number
Y 4.F 76/1:H 62/v.17
Summary
Contains transcripts of certain House Foreign Affairs Committee executive session hearings. Transcribed hearings are. a. Japanese Peace Treaty negotiations. July 11, 1951. p. 6-21. b. Japanese and Far Eastern affairs. Jan. 18, 1952. p. 32-44. Includes discussions of British trade objectives in Far East and Asian mutual security relations. c. U.S.-Japan status of forces agreement proposal. Jan. 21, Feb. 27, 1952. p. 45-74. d. Japanese security program and economic problems. Feb. 27, 1954. p. 75-90. Includes discussions of increased Japanese rearmament, and of the influence of communism in Japan. e. Briefings on Korean War developments and policies. Apr. 5, May 25, 1951. p. 117-150. f. Korean War cease-fire negotiations. July 3, 1951, May 19, 20, 1952, July 16, 1953. p. 151-216, 227-249. Includes discussions of U.S. reaction to Soviet cease-fire negotiation proposals, impact of North Korean prisoners of war uprising at Koje-do Island camp and reluctance to return to North Korean negotiations, and of South Korean President Syngman Rhee's resistance to negotiating a Korean War armistice. g. Briefing on South Korean internal political affairs. June 5, 1952. p. 217-225. Includes discussions of South Korean President Syngman Rhee's unpopularity, conflicts with the Korean National Assembly, and imposition of martial law around Pusan. h. Asia travel reports by House special study mission members. Apr. 23, 1953. p. 261-293. Includes discussions of U.S. aid to India and Pakistan and of Indo-Pakistani relations. i. Review of Foreign Operations Administration programs in the Far East and South Asia. Apr. 21, 1955. p. 295-331. j. Review of USIA programs in Indochina and South Asia. Apr. 28, 1955. p. 333-359. Includes discussion of U.S. public relations campaign on behalf of South Vietnamese President Ngo Din Diem. k. South Asian and Southeast Asia travel reports by Special House Study Mission members. Jan. 25, 1956. p. 361-396. Includes discussion of foreign resentment of U.S. aid program administration and adequacy.
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xi, 396 p. ; cm.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection (last viewed Nov. 2009) Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
  • Access to the Congressional Hearings Digital Collection is restricted by license to users on UVA's network. This document may also be available in print or microform at either UVa's Alderman or Law Libraries.
  • CIS No. HRG-1980-FOA-0091
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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Electronic reproduction. [Bethesda, Md.] : ProQuest, 2004. digital, PDF file. ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Mode of access: World Wide Web via ProQuest website.
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