Accepting Authoritarianism: State-Society Relations in China's Reform Era
by Teresa Wright (9780804769044)

Accepting Authoritarianism: State-Society Relations in China's Reform Era
 
Teresa Wright
Release Date: 08 March 2010
Format: Paperback / softback
Pages: 253
Categories: Labour Economics
Economic Conditions
Publisher: A and C Black
ISBN: 9780804769044
ISBN-10: 0804769044

Add To Cart


Why hasn't the emergence of capitalism led China's citizenry to press for liberal democratic change? This book argues that China's combination of state-led development, late industrialization, and socialist legacies have affected popular perceptions of socioeconomic mobility, economic dependence on the state, and political options, giving citizens incentives to perpetuate the political status quo and disincentives to embrace liberal democratic change.
Wright addresses the ways in which China's political and economic development shares broader features of state-led late industrialization and post-socialist transformation with countries as diverse as Mexico, India, Tunisia, Indonesia, South Korea, Brazil, Russia, and Vietnam.
With its detailed analysis of China's major socioeconomic groups (private entrepreneurs, state sector workers, private sector workers, professionals and students, and farmers), "Accepting Authoritarianism" is an up-to-date, comprehensive, and coherent text on the evolution of state-society relations in reform-era China.

USD$25.95

   Dispatch: Immediate - In Stock


View other Teresa Wright titles like "Accepting Authoritarianism: State-Society Relations in China's Reform Era"



Write a customer review of Accepting Authoritarianism: State-Society Relations in China's Reform Era.



If you like this title please tell others:

tell others

post to your Facebook wall post on Twitter post on Digg recommend to Stumbleupon bookmark on Delicious RSS feed send to a friend


Australian BookShop
Australian Bookshop. Established 2003
Search
Shopping Cart Customer Support


HolisticPage
International Online Store
of Inspiration
Tel: +61 2 4959 9097
we ship everywhere
Australia Post
Australia Wide
.
Worldwide