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China Briefing, 1988

1st Edition

Edited by Anthony J. Kane


180 pages

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China Briefing, 1988 approaches the events of the previous year differently from past volumes in the series, providing a long-term perspective on the dramatic developments of spring and summer 1987. Senior China specialists examine the student demonstrations and their aftermath in the larger context of the 40-year history of the People's Republic o

Table of Contents

Preface -- 1987: Politics Back in Command -- Low Expectations, High Growth: The Economy and Reform in 1987 -- Foreign Policy in 1987: Independent Rhetoric, Pragmatic Policy -- Back Where We Started: Culture in 1987 -- Students -- Law -- Taiwan and Hong Kong, 1987: A Review -- 1987: A Chronology -- : Post-Congress Leadership of the Chinese Communist Party -- : Biographical Profiles Politburo Standing Committee of the Thirteenth Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party -- : Chinese Students' Letter to the Central Committee

About the Editor

Anthony J. Kane, Volume Editor

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies