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Zheng, Yongnian

Contemporary China: A History since 1978

Zheng, Yongnian - Contemporary China: A History since 1978, ebook

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Using new research and considering a multidisciplinary set of factors, Contemporary China offers a comprehensive exploration of the making of contemporary China. 

  • Provides a unique perspective on China, incorporating newly published materials from within and outside China, in English and Chinese.  Discusses both the societal and economic aspects of China’s development, and how these factors have affected Chinese elite politics
  • Includes coverage of recent political scandals such as the dismissal of Bo Xilai and the intrigue surrounding the 18th National Congress elections in late 2012
  • Discusses the reasons for—and ramifications of—the gap that exists between western perceptions of China and China itself

Keywords: Twentieth Century & Contemporary History, Bo Xilai, Beijing, Cultural Revolution, Chinese Communist Party, 18th party congress, Wen Jiabao

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2012
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Blackwell History of the Contemporary World
Page amount
256 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118538012
Printed ISBN
9780470655801

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