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Governance and Politics of China

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  • © 2001
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  • A major and authoritative new text on Chinese politics; the most uptodate and thorough introduction currently available
    Written by a leading academic authority who has lived and worked in China and has real indepth knowledge of life in both the cities and provinces
    Clearly and accessibly written

Part of the book series: Comparative Government and Politics (CGP)

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Over the past 20 years change in China has been breathtaking. Reform has affected every facet of life and has left no policy and institution untouched. Now available in a substantially revised second edition covering the changes of the Sixteenth Party Congress and Tenth National People's Congress and other recent developments this major text by a leading academic authority, who has also lived and worked in China, provides a thorough introduction to all aspects of politics and governance in post-Mao China.

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Table of contents (12 chapters)

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TONY SAICH is Daewoo Professor of International Affairs, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

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