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Political reform in post-Mao China democracy and bureaucracy in a Leninist state by Barrett L. McCormick

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English



  • China


  • Communist state,
  • China -- Politics and government -- 1976-2002,
  • China -- Economic policy -- 1976-2000

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-217) and index.

StatementBarrett L. McCormick.
LC ClassificationsJQ1502 .M34 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 222 p. ;
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2199623M
ISBN 100520067657
LC Control Number89020440

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