Political Science

Higher Education Reform in India and China: The Role of the State (Devesh Kapur, University of Pennsylvania and Elizabeth J. Perry, Harvard University) Full paper [PDF]More
同声异气:中国1958年从朝鲜全部撤军方案的形成 [ Different Intentions with One Voice: The Making of Chinese Troops’ Withdrawal Package from the DPRK in 1958 ] ( Tian Wuxiong , PhD candidate, Peking University) 摘要 :1953年朝鲜停战后,联合国军和中国人民志愿军始终未能就一切外国军队撤离朝鲜半岛达成协议。尽管如此,至1955年底,联合国军和中国人民志愿军却已将大部分军队从韩国或朝鲜撤离。1958年2月,...More
Han Young-Woo 한영우. Civil Service Examination System; the Ladder of Success­--Social Mobility of Civil Service Examination Degree-holders Seen Through Family Genealogies during the Chŏson Dynasty (1392-1608) 『과거, 출세의 사다리 --- 족보를 통해 본 조선 문과급제자의 신분이동 (태조~선조대)』. Seoul; Jisik-Sanup Publications Co., LTD...More
Transition to the 'Universal Welfare State': the Changing Meaning of the 'Welfare State' in Korea (Kwon Huck-ju, Seoul National University) Abstract: Over the last fifty years, the welfare state in Korea has evolved from a minimal structure of welfare programmes to a comprehensive set of...More
共产主义中国的群众运动与乡村治理 (1945-1976) [ Mass Movements and Rural Governance in Communist China, 1945-76 ] (Li Lifeng, Nanjing University) ABSTRACT : Following the founding of the People’s Republic, successive mass movements spread like wildfire across China’s urban and rural areas, setting the tone for the...More
Cultural Governance in Contemporary China: "Re-Orienting" Party Propaganda (Elizabeth J. Perry, Harvard University) Download the full paperMore
Revolutionary Party and Rural Society (革命政党与乡村社会:抗战时期中国共产党的组织形态研究) , by Li Lifeng 李里峰. Nanjing: Jiangsu People's Publishing House, 2011. Reviewed by Chen Guiming (PhD candidate, History, Sun Yat-sen University; HYI Archival Research Training Program Visiting Fellow) The historiography of the...More
Revolutionary Times by Gao Hua (Guangzhou: Guangdong People’s Press, 2010 first edition; 2012 second edition). 革命年代, 高华, 广东人民出版社2010年第1版,2012年第2版. Reviewed by Liu Yanwen (PhD candidate, History, East China Normal University; HYI Archival Research Program Visiting Fellow) The late Gao Hua, who was...More
Insider Story: A Learned Evaluation of “One Country Two Systems” in Hong Kong (一國兩制下香港的法治探索), by Albert Chen Hung-Yee 陳弘毅 (Hong Kong: Chung Hwa Book Co., 2010). Reviewed by Michael LI Jia (National Chengchi University, Taiwan) In 1997, the sovereignty of Hong Kong was transferred back to China...More
The Rise of Industrial Policy in China, 1978-2012 (Sebastian Heilmann and Lea Shih, University of Trier) Abstract This study examines the forces that facilitated the surge of national industrial policy programs in China after 2004. We trace the formative role of transnational exchanges with Japan...More
Selectivity, Welfare Stigma, and the Take-up of Social Welfare: How Do Chinese People Manage Welfare Stigma? (Sophie Fenghua Zhou, School of Management, Central China Normal University; HYI Grassroots Training Program Visiting Scholar 2010-11) Abstract Scholarship of welfare stigma agrees that the...More
新中国第一次普选运动与“国家主人翁”形象建构——以上海为例,兼及北京 (Constructing the Discourse of “Masters of the Country” in New China’s First General Election: Shanghai and Beijing Compared) (Zhang Jishun, East China Normal University) Abstract: The People’s Republic of China’s 1953-54 general elections for local People’s...More