China's Political/military Evolution: The Party And The Military In The Prc, 1960-1984, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

China's Political/military Evolution

The Party And The Military In The Prc, 1960-1984, 1st Edition

By Monte R. Bullard

Routledge

210 pages

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Description

This book traces the People's Liberation Army's revolutionary transition, examines the structural changes associated with it, and assesses military policies. It discusses the political commissar system, the key institution for all political-military relationships in the Chinese military system.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. The PLA in Transition 3. Institutions, Roles, and Relationships 4. The Political Commissar System: Evolution, Structure, and Functions 5. The Interlocking Directorate—Nature and Scope 6. Conclusions

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL054000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Asian
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies