By the way, the editors mention in their submission guidelines that academic article submissions to the journal "should contain a comparative perspective in the widest sense. This could mean comparisons between Taiwan and other parts of the world, Taiwan in the past and in the present, different regions and cultures of Taiwan, or different methodological and disciplinary approaches to the study of a theme or issue concerning Taiwan."
Death-Scapes in Taipei and Manila: A Postmodern Necrography
Ethnicity in the Politics of the Unreal
Mark Harrison, Legitimacy, Meaning, and Knowledge in the making of Taiwanese identity
Monday, December 10, 2007
Inaugural issue of Taiwan in Comparative Perspective out
Just found out that the first issue of this e-journal, published by the Taiwan Culture Research Programme at the London School of Economics, came out in November. Here's its table of contents--the links go directly to the articles' pdfs (I have already asked them to set up an RSS feed):