Democracy, Asian Values, and Hong Kong: Evaluating Political Elite Beliefs

Synopsis

From 1997 to 2002 Beatty conducted 128 in-depth interviews with 89 of Hong Kong's political elite in order to examine the prospects for democratization under Chinese rule. He reveals the political attitudes that may foster democratization in the long run, but which may hinder democratic progress in the short term.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2003