Governing China has ratings and 5 reviews. Vaughn said: Wrote a paper about it; Lieberthal is actually a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute: T. China’s Governing System their government as being divided into broad functional “systems” (the. And Its Impact on Environmental. Chinese term is xitong ). Governing China: from revolution through reform / Kenneth Lieberthal. View the summary of this work. Bookmark:
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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. His treatment of this one topic in this manner is striking in a book that is more fair than most in its depiction of the weirdness that was China during the last century.
Keshav Kelkar rated it liked it Feb 10, I was expecting this to be a textbook and was not disappointed. The consumer revolution that has brought China’s major urban areas to the forefront of the developed world and created a new middle class An expanding private sector that has become the major generator of new employment in the overall economy as the state sector has shed jobs The increase in foreign direct investment which has set China on track to becoming the manufacturing center of the world.
Governing China: From Revolution to Reform
His citations support his framework, but his rationale and overabundance of generalities fail to prove true. An enormous population migration from rural to urban areas and from the interior to the coast that is becoming one of the most massive movements of people in human history, and its significant boverning on the environment The unprecedented integration into the international economic system as China has joined virtually every major multilateral regime The reactions of the top and the bottom of the political system to these recent developments and the continuing struggles between the government’s large bureaucratic structures and sporadic popular political movements.
The new Second Edition includes discussions of: Andre Pereira rated it it was amazing May 14, For example, in Wrote a paper about it; Lieberthal is actually a senior fellow at the Brookings Lieberthak Rabi rated it liked it Jan 29, Arthur Pang rated it really liked it Dec 29, A great overall text on modern China, especially for non-specialists like myself. His historical overview in the beginning and middle of the book was specific and detailed about the leaders of government through each stage in modern China, especially about what led them to be leaders, Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping in particular.
Jun 13, May Ling rated it really liked it Shelves: However he left questions unanswered about who the people of the Chinese government are and what drives them.
Jimmy Callin rated it really liked it Jul 14, He has extensive experience in China and has been a senior advisor on China affairs on the National Security Council. A chart would have been helpful because even Lieberthal admits that this system was too complex. Open Preview See a Problem? Sean Murphy rated it liked it Jan 26, The consumer revolution that has brought China’s major urban areas to the forefront of the developed world and created a new middle class An expanding private sector that has become the major generator of new employment in the overall economy as the state sector has shed jobs The increase in foreign direct investment which ha The new Second Edition includes discussions of: Erik Quam rated it really liked it Mar 01, Preview — Governing China by Kenneth G.
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Trivia About Governing China: A very interesting and accurate text of Chinese history and the themes which have shaped the current century. Goodreads helps you keep track of governin you want to read.
John rated it it was amazing May 31, The reason I docked it a star was because I felt the section on Women and China, while somewhat accurate, A very interesting and accurate text of Chinese history and the themes which have shaped the current century. The explanation of the current organizational structure of the Party and the Center described the breadth of the positions, their level of power, and scope of influence.
Hannah Margaret Clare rated it really liked it Jan 11, Jonathan Schiff rated it really liked it Feb kenndth, I definitely wosh to learn more now.
Lieberthal is explicit enough to at least let the reader have a good conversation about these events at a dinner party.
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Nov 02, Vaughn rated it really liked it. This book is strong in its depiction of the history of modern China and its influences on the China of today.
Julia rated it it was ok Feb 01, No trivia or quizzes yet.
Governing China: From Revolution to Reform by Kenneth G. Lieberthal
Norton- History – pages. Tony rated it keneth it Sep 29, Other editions – View all Governing China: Jake Novick rated it liked it Jun 30, The writing becomes weak because of lack of clarification.
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