ANS 322M • Politics in China-W
9:30 AM-11:00 AM
For students with no particular background in Comparative Politics or Asian government. A flexible paper project encourages building on whatever preparation one brings. Survey of political culture and evolving political institutions in the People's Republic since its 1949 beginning. A good text focusing on national level institutions is supplemented with material on the Chinese revolution, social structure, and local politics from the provinces (many more populous than most countries) down.
Kenneth Lieberthal, Governing China Joseph Fewsmith, China since Tiananmen Online articles