Governance and Politics of China Third Edition

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/15/2010
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
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Now available in a substantially revised 3rd edition covering the changes of the Seventeenth Party Congress and Eleventh National People#x19;s Congress and other recent developments, this major text by a leading academic authority provides a thorough introduction to all aspects of politics and governance in post-Mao China.

Author Biography

Tony Saich is Daewoo Professor of International Affairs and Director of the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, USA.

Table of Contents

Diversity Within Unity
China's Changing Road to Development, 1949-78
China Under Reform, 1978-2010
The Chinese Communist Party
The Central Governing Apparatus
Governance Beyond the Centre
Political Participation and Protest
The Chinese State and Society
Economic Policy
Social Policy
Foreign Policy
China's Future Challenges

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