China : fragile superpower /

"Once a sleeping giant, China today is the world's fastest growing economy -- the leading manufacturer of cell phones, laptop computers, and digital cameras -- a dramatic turn-around that alarms many Westerners. But In China: Fragile Superpower, Susan L. Shirk opens up the black box of Chi...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Shirk, Susan L.
Format: eBook
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Strong abroad but fragile at home
  • China's economic miracle
  • Domestic threats
  • The echo chamber of nationalism : media and the Internet
  • The responsible power
  • Japan : "when the Chinese people get angry, the result is always big trouble"
  • Taiwan : "a question of regime survival"
  • The United States : "external troubles can become internal troubles"
  • China's weakness, America's danger.