China From the Inside Out
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China From the Inside Out : Fitting the People's Republic into the World

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This book champions China's domestic politics, which will be essential in shaping the country's role in the world.Many books claim to aid our understanding of China. They assume that it is destined to follow the model of the US; war, empire and unilateralism. However, China From the Inside Out highlights the China's domestic perception of it's own 'rise'. Critically analysing Chinese policy which straddles the paradox between 'socialism' versus 'capitalism with Chinese characteristics', this book looks at the struggle to create a rule of law and foster human rights through a new stage of democratic reform.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 134 x 212 x 14mm | 258.55g
  • PLUTO PRESS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0745328547
  • 9780745328546
  • 761,463

About Ronald C. Keith

Ron Keith is Professor of China Studies, Department of International Business and Asian Studies, Griffith University, Australia. He is the author of China as a Rising World Power and its Response to Globalization (2005), The Diplomacy of Zhou Enlai (1989) and (with Zhiqiu Lin) New Crime in China: Public Order and Human Rights (2006).
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'A sophisticated analysis of Chinese thinking on the major issues of development and foreign policy. THis book is an excellent alternative to the many cliched, and incorrect, interpretations of CHinese political history. HIghly Recommended' -- CHOICE
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Table of contents

Acknowledgments

1. Understanding China Once More

2. Fitting the People's Republic of China into the World

3. Connecting the 'Rule of Law,' 'Human Rights' and 'Democracy' in China

4. 'Socialism,' or 'Capitalism with Chinese Characteristics'?

5. China's New "Model" of International Relations

6. China Redux

Endnotes

Selected Concepts in English, Pinyin and Characters

Index
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