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China Briefing, 1982

1st Edition

Edited by Richard C. Bush


160 pages

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This book provides a brief overview of events in the People's Republic of China (PRC) since mid-1981. It includes essays that focus on underlying trends and key issues in the PRC and the island of Taiwan. The book is useful for business executives, tourists, and students.

Table of Contents

A Note on Romanization -- Introduction -- China, 1972–1982: From Revolution to Reform -- China’s Military Power in the 1980s -- Energy in China: Paradoxes, Policies, and Prospects -- Religion in the People’s Republic of China: The Limits of Toleration -- China’s International Posture: Signs of Change -- After the Chiangs: The Coming Political Succession on Taiwan -- Biographical Sketches of Members of the Politburo of the Chinese Communist Party -- Text of US-PRC Communique on Taiwan, August 17, 1982 -- A Statistical Profile of Chinese Economic Development

About the Editor

Bush, Richard C.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies