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  • Elite Dualism and Leadership Selection in Chinaby Xiaowei Zang

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 195.00

    This book studies the rulers of China - its top political leaders. It seeks to understand who they are, how job assignment in high politics is determined, and how the Chinese leadership is stratified. more...

  • Ethnicity and Urban Life in Chinaby Xiaowei Zang

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 49.95

    Using both qualitative and quantitative data derived from fieldwork in Lanzhou between 2001 and 2004, this much-needed work on ethnicity in Asia offers a major sociological analysis of Hui Muslims in contemporary China. more...

  • Islam, Family Life, and Gender Inequality in Urban Chinaby Xiaowei Zang

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 51.95

    This book studies the relationship between Islam, family processes, and gender inequality among Uyghur Muslims in Ürümchi, China. Empirically, it shows in quantitative terms the extent of gender inequalities among Uyghur Muslims in Ürümchi and tests whether the gender inequalities are a difference in kind or in degree. It examines five aspects of... more...

  • Understanding Chinese Societyby Xiaowei Zang

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 46.95

    As China becomes more powerful?economically, politically, and militarily?and interaction between the Chinese and people outside China becomes more frequent, it becomes more and more important that we understand the social factors which influence the daily lives of China's population. This new introductory text book is suitable for all students taking... more...

  • Governance and Elites in Chinaby Xiaowei Zang; Chien-wen Kou

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    This book reveals the complex relationship between elite perceptions and behaviour, and governance, in China. It moves away from existing scholarship by focusing on functionaries, grass-roots elites, leading intellectuals, and opinion-makers in China and by looking beyond the top leadership, makes a significant contribution to our understanding of... more...

  • Choosing China's Leadersby Chien-wen Kou; Xiaowei Zang

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    By examining the various processes of elite selection, this book explores the role played by institutionalization in elite recruitment, promotion and turnover in China. Drawing on a wide range of studies, this book looks at Politburo members, senior People?s Liberation Army officers, provincial leaders, heads of major central state-owned enterprises,... more...

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