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The Resource China modernizes : threat to the West or model for the rest?, Randall Peerenboom

China modernizes : threat to the West or model for the rest?, Randall Peerenboom

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China modernizes : threat to the West or model for the rest?
Title
China modernizes
Title remainder
threat to the West or model for the rest?
Statement of responsibility
Randall Peerenboom
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two sharply contrasting views of China exist today; one of a rising superpower, and the other of an anachronistic, authoritarian regime. So which is the real China? Randall Peerenboom offers a controversial, first-hand account of modern China focusing on its economic, political and legal attributes within the context of the developing world. - ;Two sharply contrasting views of China exist today. On the one hand a rising superpower predicted to have the largest economy in the world by mid century, on the other hand a brutal, anachronistic and authoritarian regime, a threat to geo-stability and
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peerenboom, R. P.
Dewey number
320.951
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
JC599.C6
LC item number
P43 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human rights
  • Democracy
  • Globalization
  • China
  • China
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Democracy
  • Economic history
  • Globalization
  • Human rights
  • Politics and government
  • China
  • Sozioökonomischer Wandel
  • Rechtsordnung
  • Politischer Wandel
  • Wirtschaftsentwicklung
  • Economische politiek
  • Economische groei
  • China
  • Wirtschaft
  • China
  • Rechtssystem
  • Sozioökonomischer Wandel
  • Politischer Wandel
  • Wirtschaftsentwicklung
  • China
  • China
Label
China modernizes : threat to the West or model for the rest?, Randall Peerenboom
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 298-393) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : two opposing views of China -- Déjà vu all over again : China and the East Asian Model -- Taking rights seriously? : official policy and actual practice -- Social and economic rights, law and order, women's rights, and cultural rights -- Of rights and wrongs : why China is subject to a double standard on rights -- Institutional reform : rule of law and good governance -- Debating democracy -- What if China democratizes? What if it doesn't? -- Conclusion : modernity with modesty, the strengths and limits of the EAM
Control code
137263468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 406 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429470513
Lccn
2006027155
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
114913
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)137263468
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
China modernizes : threat to the West or model for the rest?, Randall Peerenboom
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 298-393) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : two opposing views of China -- Déjà vu all over again : China and the East Asian Model -- Taking rights seriously? : official policy and actual practice -- Social and economic rights, law and order, women's rights, and cultural rights -- Of rights and wrongs : why China is subject to a double standard on rights -- Institutional reform : rule of law and good governance -- Debating democracy -- What if China democratizes? What if it doesn't? -- Conclusion : modernity with modesty, the strengths and limits of the EAM
Control code
137263468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 406 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429470513
Lccn
2006027155
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
114913
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)137263468
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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