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CHIN 384 - The Rise of China Since Mao (4)

A comprehensive survey of the enormous changes, yet also important continuities, in China's domestic and foreign policy since 1978. Important themes include the transition to a market economy or 'market Leninism'; environmental impacts and the sustainability of growth; population policy; military modernization and the 'China threat' scenario; village democracy and human rights issues; changing attitudes to sex and sexuality; and the search for values both new and traditional. Offered every other year.