Ballot Box China: Grassroots Democracy in the Final Major One Party State

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Since 1988, China has undergone one of the largest, but least understood experiments in grassroots democracy. Across 600,000 villages in China, with almost a million elections, some three million officials have been elected. The Chinese government believes that this is a step towards 'democracy with Chinese characteristics'. But to many involved in them, the elections have been mired by corruption, vote-rigging and cronyism. This book looks at the history of these elections, how they arose, what they have achieved and where ...

Ballot Box China: Grassroots Democracy in the Final Major One Party State 2011, Zed Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781848138209

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Ballot Box China: Grassroots Democracy in the Final Major One Party State 2011, Zed Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781848138193

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