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East Asia Including China, Japan, Korea

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  • Remaking China's Public Philosophy for the Twenty-first Centuryby Jinghao Zhou

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 84.00

    In this book, author Jinghao Zhou uses for the first time the prism of public philosophy to examine Chinese society, modernization, globalization, and democratization as a whole. Challenging conventional thinking in China studies, he examines China systematically in seven aspects: history, ideology, economy, politics, religion, education, and China's... more...

  • Chinese Civil-Military Relationsby Nan Li

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    This new book addresses three key issues: What has changed in Chinese civil-military relations? What can account for changes? And what are the implications for Chinese security policy and strategic behaviour? It tackles these questions by sharply assessing civil-military dynamics in elite politics; such dynamics in national security and arms control... more...

  • Koizumi and Japanese Politicsby Yu Uchiyama

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 48.95

    This book offers an empirical and theoretical study of the Koizumi administration, covering such issues as the characteristics of its political style, its domestic and foreign policies, and its larger historical significance. The key questions that guide its approach are: what enabled Koizumi to exercise unusually strong leadership, and what structural... more...

  • The Chinese Communist Party and China’s Capitalist Revolutionby Lance Gore

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 48.95

    The Chinese Communist Party and China’s Capitalist Revolution examines issues of political change and development in China. In the last 30 years China has experienced a profound political transformation and a degree of political progress but these are largely mired in the assumption that the free market is inherently incompatible with communism, and... more...

  • The Institutional Dynamics of China's Great Transformationby Xiaoming Huang

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 52.95

    This book examines the role of institutions in China’s recent large-scale economic, social and political transformation. The book argues that, although the importance of institutions in China’s rapid economic growth and social development over the past 30 years is widely acknowledged, exactly how institutions affect changes in particular national... more...

  • China's Peaceful Rise in a Global Contextby Jinghao Zhou

    Lexington Books 2010; US$ 40.50

    China's potential threat to the existing global order is not derived from her rapid economic growth and military expansion, but from China's potential domestic chaos. The workable solution of China's democratization under the current Chinese political system is not to dissolve the Communist Party of China, but to begin with freedom of media, religion,... more...

  • Democracy and the Rule of Law in Chinaby Keping Yu

    BRILL 2010; US$ 146.00

    Democracy and the Rule of Law in China is intended to make debates among prominent Chinese intellectuals and academics over issues of political, constitutional, and legal reform; modes of governance in urban and rural China; and culture and cultural policy available to English-language readers. The writers included in this book are individuals whose... more...

  • Bureaucracy, Economy, and Leadership in Chinaby David Bachman

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 37.00

    This study examines the origins of the Great Leap Forward, a programme of economic reform that must be considered one of the great tragedies of Communist China. more...

  • Informal Politics in East Asiaby Lowell Dittmer; Haruhiro Fukui; Peter N. S. Lee

    Cambridge University Press 2000; US$ 29.00

    This book, first published in 2000, is a pioneering effort to develop theoretical principles about informal political structures in East Asia. more...

  • Factionalism in Chinese Communist Politicsby Jing Huang

    Cambridge University Press 2000; US$ 58.00

    In this book, first published in 2000, Jing Huang examines factionalism's role in leadership relations and policy-making in Chinese communist politics. more...