A concise introduction to the political, economic, and social factors that determine China's government Highly respected specialist June Teufel Dreyer offers expert analysis of the challenges facing China's economic, legal, military, social, and cultural institutions while examining the historical context and current trends. China's Political System asks readers to think about the broader problem of governance in China by comprehensively showing how the past and present impact leaders, citizens, ethnic minorities, and policies. Note: This is just the standalone book.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: The Chinese Tradition Chapter 3: Reformers, Warlords, and Communists Chapter 4: The Communist Road to Power Chapter 5: PRC Politics under Mao: 1949-1976 Chapter 6: PRC Politics in the Post-Mao Era: 1976-2013 Chapter 7: The Politics of the Economy Chapter 8: Crime and Punishment: The Legal System of the PRC Chapter 9: The Role of the Military Chapter 10: Education Chapter 11: Quality-of-Life Issues: Health, Demography, and the Environment Chapter 12: Conformity and Dissent: The Arts, the Media, and Social Control Chapter 13: Ethnic Minorities and National Integration Chapter 14: Foreign Policy Chapter 15: Conclusions