xxii, 498 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
0393924920 paperback 9780393924923 paperback
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -482) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The legacies of imperial China The Republican era The Maoist system : ideas and governace The Maoist era The reform era The organization of political power and its consequences : the view from the outside The organization of political power and its consequences : the view from the inside Economic development The environment The state and society China faces the future.