The Empire’s New Clothes

Cultural Particularism and Universal Value in China’s Quest for Global Status

  • Authors
  • Jeremy T. Paltiel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Jeremy T. Paltiel
    Pages 29-68
  3. Jeremy T. Paltiel
    Pages 191-211
  4. Jeremy T. Paltiel
    Pages 213-243
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 245-318

About this book


This book assesses the challenge to the dominance of Euro-American political and economic liberalism from China's emergence as a global presence. China presents the most significant present-day example of the dual process of participation and resistance. Paltiel's offers intriguing insights into the prospect of equality in a system of global power.


China democracy globalization

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