This is a reader on China's modernization process since 1976, with emphasis focused on recent developments. Some areas covered are ideology and the legitimacy of the Chinese Communist regime, political participation and mobilization, the Party and its rectification, administrative reforms of the government structure and military and foreign policy. The book is aimed at students and lecturers in Chinese studies, politics and economics. Joseph Y. S. Cheng is Dean of the School of Arts and Humanities, the Open Learning Institute of Hong Kong. His main research interests are Chinese foreign policy, Chinese politics and Hong Kong's political development.
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Book Description 1989. Hong Kong, Chinese Univ. Press, (1989). Pict. laminated stiffened wrappers, maps, tables, figures, pp. xix, 682. Fine. ISBN 0-04-442146-X. A comprehensive reader on China's modernization process since 1976. Bookseller Inventory # 33475