Unstately Power

Unstately Power : Local Causes of China's Intellectual, Legal and Governmental Reforms

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This work argues that local political networks in China have taken over resources and legitimacy that the central state once enjoyed, and they, rather than Beijing, have mainly created reforms. Examples are taken from political economy, culture, religion, art and literature.show more

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  • Hardback | 768 pages
  • 166.4 x 235.2 x 35.6mm | 945.53g
  • Taylor & Francis Inc
  • M.E. Sharpe
  • Armonk, United States
  • English
  • illustrations, maps, bibliography, index
  • 0765600447
  • 9780765600448