Political Science

Li Lifeng 李里峰. The Land Reform Movement and Transformation of Rural Power in Northern China: An Approach of Political History (《土地改革与华北乡村权力变迁:一项政治史的考察》), Nanjing: Jiangsu People's Publishing House, 2018. Reviewed by Yurong Li ( PhD candidate of Peking University; Visiting fellow of HYI) Land reform...More
Zhang Jiegen 章节根. India’s Nuclear Strategy (印度的核战略). Current Affairs Press (China) 时事出版社, 2015. Reviewed by Han Wei (Fudan University; HYI South Asian Studies in China Program, Visiting Fellow, 2019-20) India’s Nuclear Strategy , written by professor Jiegen Zhang, was adapted from the author’s Ph.D...More
Murashima Eiji. The Birth of the Siam Communist Party (1930-1936) ( กำเนิดพรรคคอมมิวนิสต์สยาม, Kamnoed Pak Kommist Siam ). Matichon Publishing House, Bangkok, 2012 Reviewed by Chulaluk Pleumpanya , Visiting Fellow, Harvard-Yenching Institute, 2019-2020 One of the most prominent Thai studies...More
Chen Xiaoping 陈小萍. Hindu Nationalism and the Development of India’s Post-Independence Politics 《印度教民族主义与独立后印度政治发展研究》. Beijing: Current Affairs Press, 时事出版社, 2015. Reviewed by Tong Yutao (Peking University; HYI South Asian Studies in China Program Visiting Fellow, 2019-20) Hindu nationalism poses...More
Wang Jian’e. 王建娥. Ethnic Politics: Theories and Practices in the 20th Century (族际政治:二十世纪的理论与实践). Social Sciences Academic Press (China) 社会科学文献出版社, 2011. Reviewed by Han Wei (Fudan University; HYI South Asian Studies in China Program, Visiting Fellow, 2019-20) Wang Jian’e’s Ethnic Politics: Theories...More
Trương Tiến Hưng. Using Cham customary law in the state administration of provincial government ( Vận dụng luật tục dân tộc Chăm trong quản lí nhà nước của chính quyền địa phương ). Hanoi: National Political Publishing House, 2014. Reviewed by: Pham Thi Thanh Huyen (HYI visiting fellow- Lecturer of...More
Wang Shaoguang and Fan Peng. 王绍光,樊鹏。 The Chinese Model of Consensus Decision-making: A Case Study of Healthcare Reform (中国式共识型决策:“开门”与“磨合”)。China Renmin University Press 中国人民大学出版社, 2013. Reviewed by Yang Shen (City University of Hong Kong; HYI Chinese Politics Training Program Visiting Fellow, 2018...More
Ying Xing 应星. Emotions and Contentious Politics in Contemporary Rural China. "气"与抗争政治 : 当代中国乡村社会稳定问题研究. Beijing: Social Science Academic Press 社会科学文献出版社, 2011. Reviewer: Wu Jie , Ph.D. candidate, The University of Hong Kong “Qi” (气) is one of the most important explanations for the occurrence of...More
Zhou Xueguang 周雪光. The Institutional Logic of Governance in China: An Organizational Approach (中国国家治理的制度逻辑:一个组织学研究). SDX & Harvard-Yenching Academic Library 生活·读书·新知 三联书店, 2017. Reviewed by Zhang Shiyu (PhD candidate, Chinese University of Hong Kong; HYI Chinese Politics Training Program...More
Deng Yanhua 邓燕华. Environmental Resistance in Rural China: the Case of Huazhen (中国农村的环保抗争:以华镇事件为案例) . Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press 中国社会科学出版社 (2016). Reviewed by Shen Yang (City University of Hong Kong; HYI Visiting Fellow, Chinese Politics Training Program, 2018-19) Deng Yanhua’s book...More
Dong Leiming 董磊明. Songcun Village: Authority and Discipline in a Time of Radical Change 宋村的调解: 巨变时代的权威与秩序. Beijing: Fa lv chu ban she 法律出版社 , 2008. Reviewed by Wu Jie (Ph.D. candidate, The University of Hong Kong) Since the 1990s, the case of the rural petitioner in China has captured the attention...More
Guangdong: One Step Ahead in China Again? Xiao Bin (肖滨). Understanding Leading Governance Samples in China: A Theoretical Analysis of Guangdong Experience (理解中国治理的广东样本:广东经验的理论分析), Guangzhou: Sun Yat-sen University Press (广州:中山大学出版社), 2017 Reviewed by Xiao Diwen Guangdong Province has a long history...More