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The logic and limits of political reform in China, Joseph Fewsmith

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The logic and limits of political reform in China
Title
The logic and limits of political reform in China
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Joseph Fewsmith
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In the 1990s China embarked on a series of political reforms intended to increase, however modestly, political participation to reduce the abuse of power by local officials. Although there was initial progress, these reforms have largely stalled and, in many cases, gone backward. If there were sufficient incentives to inaugurate reform, why wasn,Ŵt there enough momentum to continue and deepen them? This book approaches this question by looking at a number of promising reforms, understanding the incentives of officials at different levels, and the way the Chinese Communist Party operates at the local level. The short answer is that the sort of reforms necessary to make local officials more responsible to the citizens they govern cut too deeply into the organizational structure of the party"--
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1949-
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Fewsmith, Joseph
Dewey number
320.951
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JQ1516
LC item number
.F49 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Political participation
  • China
  • Local government
  • Democratization
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / International
Label
The logic and limits of political reform in China, Joseph Fewsmith
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
798437837
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 219 pages
Isbn
9781107612549
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2012023175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)798437837
Label
The logic and limits of political reform in China, Joseph Fewsmith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
798437837
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 219 pages
Isbn
9781107612549
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2012023175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)798437837

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