The Resource Retirement of Revolutionaries in China : Public Policies, Social Norms, Private Interests, (electronic resource)

Retirement of Revolutionaries in China : Public Policies, Social Norms, Private Interests, (electronic resource)

Label
Retirement of Revolutionaries in China : Public Policies, Social Norms, Private Interests
Title
Retirement of Revolutionaries in China
Title remainder
Public Policies, Social Norms, Private Interests
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this book Melanie Manion analyzes the largest bloodless circulation of elites in history--the massive retirement of officials in the People's Republic of China. Beginning in 1978 and continuing through the 1980s, Chinese leaders in Beijing replaced millions of old cadres, including veterans of the communist revolution, with younger generations of better educated and less generalist officials. How were the elders persuaded to retire? Manion shows how a norm of age-based exit from office, historically novel in the Chinese communist setting, was engineered by top policymakers and aided by y
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
354.51001/82/09048
Index
no index present
LC call number
JQ1512.Z2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
Retirement of Revolutionaries in China : Public Policies, Social Norms, Private Interests, (electronic resource)
Publication
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Figures and Tables ; Acknowledgments ; Introduction; Chapter One ; Building a Norm; Chapter Two; Politics and Policy ; Chapter Three; The Decision to Retire ; Chapter Four ; A Normative View of Retirement ; Chapter Five ; After Retirement; Conclusion; Appendix: Survey Methods ; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocn884013093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400863419
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt738x6s
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32971849
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884013093
  • jstor1400863414

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