As well as taking an overview of the cultural and historical context of modern Chinese politics, this work examines the interaction of politics, ideology, development and culture. The new edition considers the results of the Tiananmen Square massacre, and the strength of the movement for democracy.
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This text addresses 7 major issues that have plagued the Chinese system since the communist takeover in 1949. In analyzing these issues, the book uses an overarching theme--the interaction of 3 variables: political, developmental, and cultural--to understand the complex and diverse elements of Chinese politics.From the Back Cover:
The book offers a conceptual and thematic perspective on China's accomplishments and failures since the communist takeover in 1949, focusing on seven major unresolved issues.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0131327399