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Module Reading List

Chinese Politics, 2017/18
Dr Caroline Fielder
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Core Books:

June Teufel Dreyer 2006, China's political system: modernization and tradition. New York: Pearson/Longman

Tony Saich 2004,Governance and politics of China. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan

Flemming Christiansen and Shirin M. Rai 1996, Chinese politics and society : an introduction. London: Prentice Hall/Harvester Wheatsheaf

David Shambaugh 2008, China's Communist Party : atrophy & adaptation Washington, DC : Woodrow Wilson Press

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Robert E. Gamer (ed.) (2003), Understanding Contemporary China. Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers

Hung-mao Tien and Yun-han Chu (eds.) (2000),China under Jiang Zemin. Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers

Richard Baum (1994), Burying Mao : Chinese politics in the age of Deng Xiaoping. Princeton: Princeton University Press

Susan L. Shirk (1993), The political logic of economic reform in China. Berkeley: University of California Press

Maurice Meisner (1986),Mao's China and After. A History of the People's Republic. London: Collier Macmillan Publishers

Barrett L. McCormick (1990),Political reform in post-Mao China : democracy and bureaucracy in a Leninist stateBerkeley: University of California Press

Kenneth Lieberthal and Michel Oksenberg (1988), Policy making in China : leaders, structures, and processes. Princeton: Princeton University Press

Andrew G. Walder (1986), Communist Neo-Traditionalism. Work and Authority in Chinese Industry. Berkeley: University of California Press

Jean C. Oi (1989), State and peasant in contemporary China : the political economy of village government. Berkeley: University of California Press

Yang Zhong (2003), Local government and politics in China : challenges from below. Challenges from Below. Armonk: M.E.Sharpe

Susan Greenhalgh (2008), Just one child : science and policy in Deng's China. Berkeley: University of California Press.

This list was last updated on 04/12/2012