1st Edition

Laogai--the Chinese Gulag

ISBN 9780367316525
Published June 7, 2019 by Routledge
264 Pages

USD $150.00

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Book Description

"Avoiding sensationalism or self-pity, what Mr. Wu has given us is the unemotional and authoritative reference work long needed to complement the vivid but anecdotal accounts of individual prisoners. . . . a comprehensive . . . expose, laying out, in the greatest detail yet available, the history, policies, command structure and scale of the largest remaining communist gulag".--"Wall Street Journal"

Table of Contents

The organization and distribution of labour reform camps; convicted labour reform ("laogai"); re-education through labour; forced job placement.

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