Politics and Society in Contemporary ChinaElizabeth Freund Larus
|ISBN: 978-1-58826-800-6 |
|2012/491 pages/LC: 2011043123 |
This authoritative text captures the dynamism of Chinese politics and society.
Elizabeth Larus begins with a broad sweep of China's modern history—from the imperial era to the present—providing essential context for understanding the current political environment. She then makes sense of the dramatic political, social, and economic changes that have occurred across some six decades. The result is a rich and detailed analysis that is both thought-provoking and accessible, appropriate for students at all levels.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Elizabeth Freund Larus is professor of political science and international affairs at the University of Mary Washington. She is author of Economic Reform in China, 1979-2003: The Marketization of Labor and State Enterprises.
- Studying Chinese Politics.
- The Historical Context.
- The Mao Years.
- The Structures of Politics.
- Political Reform.
- Social Dynamics.
- Political Economy.
- The Rural-Urban Divide.
- The Military and Defense Policy.
- Foreign Policy.
- China's Future.