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Books Books 41 - 49 of about 49 related to China’s Trapped Transition.   

China Experiments: From Local Innovations to National Reform

Ann M. Florini, Hairong Lai, Yeling Tan - Political Science - 2012 - 216 pages
All societies face a key question: how to empower governments to perform essential governmental functions while constraining the arbitrary exercise of power. This balance ...
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Regime Legitimacy in Contemporary China: Institutional change and stability

Thomas Heberer, Gunter Schubert - Political Science - 2008 - 320 pages
Using in-depth case studies of a wide-range of political, social and economic reforms in contemporary China this volume sheds light on the significance and consequences of ...
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State and Laid-Off Workers in Reform China: The Silence and Collective ...

Yongshun Cai - Political Science - 2006 - 208 pages
In the 1990s, the Chinese government launched an unprecedented reform of state enterprises, putting tens of millions of people out of work. This empirically rich study calls on ...
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Mao's Prey: The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intellectual

Jeannette Ford Fernandez - History - 2001 - 182 pages
Significant underestimates of cooling loads can result from the use of rural temperature data. This guide presents the results of long-term measurements of air temperatures at ...
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The Origins of Chinese Communism

Arif Dirlik - History - 1989 - 315 pages
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China's Post-Jiang Leadership Succession: Problems and Perspectives

John Wong, Yongnian Zheng - China - 2002 - 411 pages
As the 16th Congress of the Chinese Communist Party (October 1st, 2002) draws near, China watchers in Washington, Tokyo, Taipei and many other places have their eyes intently ...
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A Road Is Made: Communism in Shanghai, 1920-1927

Stephen Anthony Smith - History - 2000 - 315 pages
"The book culminates in a detailed analysis of the three armed uprisings which led to the CCP's briefly taking power in March 1927, before being crushed by the troops of Chiang ...
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Buglers on the Home Front: The Wartime Practice of the Qiyue School

Yunzhong Shu - History - 2000 - 209 pages
The first book-length study in English of an important but neglected school of dissident Chinese writers active around the time of the war against Japan (1937-45).
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Peace and Disarmament: Naval Rivalry & Arms Control, 1922-1933

Richard W. Fanning - History
Relations between China and Russia have evolved dramatically since their first diplomatic contact, particularly during the twentieth century. During the past decade China and ...
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