Civil Liberties In China, 1st Edition

  • Xiaobing Li
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  • ISBN-10: 0313358966
  • ISBN-13: 9780313358968
  • DDC: 323.0951
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 174 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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The Chinese government has traditionally held positions on civil liberties that many nations of the world now view as repressive, although the origins of the nation's civil liberty policies are logically rooted in traditional Chinese ideology. Despite modern China's rapid growth and evolution in various areas, it may take another generation of leadership for substantial change in civil liberties to reach its society.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Abbreviations.
Note on Transliteration.
Introduction: Progress and Problems.
1: A Constitutional History.
2: Sound Is Better Than Silence.
3: Faith and Freedom.
4: New Technology, New Battlefields.
5: Individual Rights and Collective Interests.
6: Rights of the Accused.
Selected Bibliography.
About the Author.