This book examines what China's military modernization means for the global and regional balance of power and for China's internal political-economic system. It focuses on China's acquisition of foreign technology, its military education system, and its nuclear weapons program.
1. People's War Revised: Military Doctrine, Strategy, and Operations 2. The Interplay of Science and Technology in Chinese Military Modernization 3. Implications of the Post-Mao Reforms on the Chinese Defense Industries 4. Foreign Technology and Chinese Modernization 5. Chinese Weapons Development: Process, Progress, Program? 6. The Reform of Military Education in China: An Overview 7. Developments in China's Nuclear Weapons and Attitudes Toward Arms Control 8. Summary: China's Military Modernization: A Systemic Analysis