Explaining Chinese Democratization


Hu's study represents the first systematic examination of the democratization process in China. It covers traditional, Republican, Maoist, and Dengist China, and uses historical legacies, local forces, the world system, socialist values, and economic development to explain China's difficulty in establishing a democratic system.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2000