The new Second Edition includes discussions of: The consumer revolution that has brought China’s major urban areas to the forefront of the developed world. In this highly readable account by a renowned expert on Chinese politics, we enter China’s real channels of power, known to all participants but invisible to most. Available in National Library (Singapore). Author: Lieberthal, Kenneth., Length: [ xxv], p.: Identifier:
|Published (Last):||27 December 2015|
|PDF File Size:||9.68 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||19.72 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
In this highly readable account by a renowned expert on Chinese politics, we enter China’s real channels of power, known to all participants but invisible to most observers. To ask other readers questions about Governing Chinaplease sign up.
Other chinw – View all Governing China: Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.
Norton- History – pages 0 Reviews https: Preview — Governing China by Kenneth G. Lieberthal also explores the key issues challenging China now – succession at the top, a destabilizing level of economic liebertjal, a degraded environment, human rights, the impending takeover of Hong Kong, and relations with Taiwan.
Whitknee39 Grey rated it really liked it Oct 25, From Revolution Through Reform. While many seem to idealize and criminalize the lieberrhal representing ideology, Lieberthal does a wonderful job describing them as the people they were, the conflicts they inspired, and their motivations to drive the country in the bizarre manner of China through the last century.
Governing China: From Revolution to Reform by Kenneth G. Lieberthal
Julia rated it it was ok Feb 01, Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. I was expecting this to be a textbook and was not disappointed. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
In this shadow world behind the formal organizational charts, power runs vertically through gateways, or mouths kousthat connect Feb 04, Katherine rated it it was amazing.
The new Second Edition includes discussions of: Hannah Margaret Clare rated it really liked it Jan 11, No eBook available Amazon. Want to Read saving…. Jonathan Schiff rated it really liked it Feb 11, Trivia Goveening Governing China: May 18, Elizabeth rated it liked it Shelves: Sean Murphy rated it liked it Jan 26, I would definitely consider assigning this book for a classroom, but would consider adding alternative opinion pieces to certain sections.
The mouths of power are guarded by the most powerful men in the nation.
Governing China: From Revolution to Reform
Norton- History – pages. Aaron Stanley rated it liked it Jan 04, No trivia or quizzes yet. The new Second Edition includes discussions of: Catherine rated it liked it Jan 10, Lieberthal did what he had set out to do: Thornton China Center at the Brookings Institution.
Return to Book Page. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This focus on the government is good in the sense that there is too much information to go through and too little exact references for him to use. This book is strong in its depiction of the history of modern China and its influences on the China of today.
With a focus on the period of Communist Party rule sinceLieberthal shows how the ways and forms of power were precipitated out of the rush of historical events in twentieth-century China.