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Laogai--the Chinese Gulag

1st Edition

By Hongda Harry Wu

Routledge

264 pages

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"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.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL054000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Asian